Dave Smith Instruments In The Spotlight with the REV2 and Yair Albeg Wein

You can find the full interview on DSI's website here.

"Israeli-born Yair Albeg Wein represents the new generation of composers who combine their unique traditional musical training with the gift of technological shrewdness. Yair grew up in a house with a long tradition in the arts: his mother a graduate pianist and educator of the prestigious Warsaw Music Academy, his uncle Yossi Wein, a

Interview: Designing the Arturia MiniBrute 2

Published on Jan 28, 2018 SourceDistributionTV

"We met up with Arturia Product Manager Sebastien Rochard at NAMM 2018, to talk about the inception and design evolution of the new MiniBrute analogue synths and the RackBrute eurorack case system, ending with tips for building a Eurorack system."

NAMM 2018: Hear CS-80 replicant Deckard's Dream in Action & Interview with Roman Filippov

Published on Jan 27, 2018 Future Music Magazine

"Deckard's Dream is an analogue hardware recreation of the iconic Yamaha CS-80, available either in pre-built or DIY kit form. We hit the NAMM show floor to find out more about this Blade Runner-referencing poly and hear it in action."

Elektron Interview with John Chowning, the Father of FM Synthesis & How to Explain FM to a Child

Elektron recently announced the Digitone Digital FM Synthesizer. They've posted an interview with the creator of FM synthesis, John Chowning, on Elektronauts here. The following is the beginning excerpt including how John would explain FM synthesis to a child, meaning anyone new to FM synthesis.  :)  Note when he mentions vibrato depth increasing he is referring to one operator or oscillator

NAMM 2018 Buchla USA LLC With Mr Doty

Published on Jan 26, 2018 sonicstate

"Buchla have changed hands and are now US owned and based on the west coast with ex Buchla employees and Marc Doty as part of the team."

See this post for the press release.

NAMM 2018 - Thomas Dolby accepts Roland lifetime achievement award and plays "She Blinded Me with Sc

Published on Jan 24, 2018 Kraft Music

"Roland presents Thomas Dolby with a lifetime achievement award. Dolby discusses his relationiship with Roland instruments and performs 'She Blinded Me with Science' at the 2018 NAMM show."

Inside: Vermona - Elektroakustische Manufaktur

Published on Jan 23, 2018 Telekom Electronic Beats

"Visit the Vermona Instruments HQ for a closer look at its famous synthesizers, drum machines and Eurorack modules, in the latest instalment of INSIDE on Telekom Electronic Beats TV. A true German classic with a fascinating heritage dating back to Soviet-era 1950s, Vermona is most well-known for its DRM-1 drum machine, while studio

Dave Smith Instruments In the Spotlight With the Prophet-6 and Dan Zank

You can find the full interview on DSI's website here.

"Starting out his career primarily as a jazz piano player, Dan Zank has toured the world with a host of artists ranging from Maynard Ferguson to Blood Sweat & Tears. Dan eventually left behind a life on the road to work as a full-time composer for Yessian Music. Through Yessian, Dan has composed music for television, including show themes,

Behringer: Inside R&D Episode 1 w/ the UBXa

Published on Jan 19, 2018 BEHRINGER

"Inside Midas R&D UBXa development"

Follow-up to Behringer Announces the UB-Xa - Oberheim OB-Xa Desktop Clone

Dave Smith Instruments In the Spotlight With the Prophet-6 and Warren Walker of The Kandinsky Effect

You can find the full interview on DSI's website here.

"Warren Walker was raised in the rural Northern California gold rush town of Grass Valley. He became enamored with music at a young age, and by his early teens he was performing on jazz and blues gigs with his guitarist father, Thomas Walker.

Walker earned a BM from the University of Nevada’s rigorous jazz program, where he studied with

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