Midi

Novation unveils online edition of Launchpad

Novation have developed an online version of its Launchpad MIDI controller. Dubbed Launchpad Arcade, the Web supported edition of Launchpad can run …

Music

Bram Bos brings us Odessa Sequencer Suite, possibly the first MIDI AUv3 released for iOS

Bram Bos have delivered their latest app Odessa Sequencer Suite. The app is a collection of MIDI sequencers and controllers that lets you explore a …

Odessa

Snap – new iOS drum machine by Reactable

SNAP - Reactable Drum Machine<p>From music producers to casual users, SNAP will help you create great drum patterns in any musical style, on the fly, …

Communicate

Turn almost anything into a gamepad or keyboard with MagicKey

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>If you grew up in the '80s or '90s, the gifts …

Power Rangers

Music Review: Toiret Status - Nyoi Plunger

Follow the veins for buried treasures! A biology of musicianship approaching the behavior of bacteria; white blood cells that, when whispered awake, …

6 bootlegging tactics for chopping up a track

<b>When you're getting down and dirty with your next bootleg remix, give these half dozen editing and processing tricks a whirl. They might just give it</b> …

Guitar

9 modern remix tricks that'll help you to get the job done

<b>Arm yourself with these tried and tested editing and processing techniques - most of them DAW-specific - and your remixing day will go that much</b> …

Guitar

Midi Quest for iPad

Just like its bank editors, Midi Quest's parameter editors cover all of the basics with the features you expect - multiple ways to edit each …

Tutorials

Five rad and random things I found this week

The end-of-week dispatch from PopSci's commerce editor. Vol. 28.<p>My job is to find cool stuff. Throughout the week I spend hours scouring the web for things that are useful or fun or ridiculously cheap. Often times, these choices coalesce into a guide of like items—for example, how to build the …

Twin Peaks

Nordstrom Is Having A Major Fall Sale, Here's What You Should Snag ASAP

Clothing

Music Theory Made Easy With TheoryBoard

Musicians that would like to harness the theory of music may be interested in a new MIDI Controller, Music Production Tool, Chord Generator, Scale …

Guitar

Comment on Midi Quest For iOS Lets You Manage 600+ MIDI Devices by Will

It seems like it’s not ready for prime time. Loading the device list takes several minutes on my iPad Air 1.I ran into devices with the 2GB limit as …

iOS

Arrivals: this week's new stuff in for review - MBR

Featuring the new DMR Vault Midi, 'they're not further away, just smaller'.<p>The shiniest goodies showcased for your delectation. Our weekly sneak peak …

Mountain Biking

Mr. Bill: Beat Mashing + Scratching With Ableton, Midi Fighters

Today, we're releasing an Ableton performance workflow walk through with finger drummer and producer Mr. Bill. He's got a bunch of unique techniques …

Drums

Oria MIDI Ring Controller – putting the bling in your MIDI control

<b>Coming soon is the intriguing Oria MIDI Ring Controller. It appears to provide MIDI control over various parameters with gestures and subtle finger</b> …

Guitar

Will AI change the future of music?

With the latest software now using artificial intelligence and algorithms to compose and produce music, will song creators be out of a job? Or will …

World News

New $199 Electronic Wind MIDI Instrument, The Vindor ES1

Vindor Music has launched a crowdfunding campaign for a new wind MIDI controller/instrument, the Vindor ES1.… Read More New $199 Electronic Wind MIDI …

Gear & Gadgets

Keepsake | BOTANY | Uplifted Midi Dress; Burnt Red

UPLIFTED MIDI DRESS burnt red<p>- Invisible zipper<p>- Partial lining<p>- Mid-heavy weight lace<p>- Fit and flare<p>- Features;<p>- Scalloped neckline<p>- Lace trim<p>- …

Botany

10 ways to get more out of the Elektron Digitakt

<b>Elektron have always been at the forefront of beat-making, pushing the boundaries of what we’ve come to expect from drum machines and samplers.</b><p>From …

Guitar

Use JS when you VJ

A MIDI controller is a device meant to control different functions in an application. Each of the numerous keys, pads or sticks may be in charge of a …

Music Technology

Only a true musician can hear the difference between these real and synthetic violin sounds

10 October 2017, 10:02<p>REAL VS FAKE Violin Sound: Can you hear the difference?<p>13:07<p>By Maddy Shaw Roberts<p>This violinist did an experiment to test …

Classical Music

MIDISWAY Promises to Step Up Your Live Show

If you like to read with gentle music playing, do yourself a favor and start the video while you’re reading about [Hugo Swift]’s MIDISWAY. The song …

Zoom Intros ARQ AR-48 Production & Performance Instrument

<b>Zoom</b> has introduced the <b>ARQ AR-48</b>, a ‘more affordable’ version of its unique ARQ all-in-one production & live performance instrument.<p>The ARQ AR-48 is …

Synthesizers

Shredded Knit Midi Gothic Dress

Your order is always an “on demand order” directly from the brand to us and then to you. As shipment times vary for each brand, please expect your …

Shopping

This new MIDI controller might teach you music theory and help you to write better songs

<b>We know that many of you are keen to improve your music theory skills, so what if there was a controller that helped you to understand the subject</b> …

Guitar

Chatting Originality and MIDI In Guitar Pedals With Selah Effects

Selah Effects is a boutique pedal company based in Tasmania responsible for some of the most forward-thinking and sought-after guitar effects to come …

Guitar

Comment on New TheoryBoard Is A MIDI Controller Based On Music Theory by Echo

it has inversions and add9&11 chords, whoch you would have seen if you looked. also the vast majority of music doesn’t need polychords, and quite a …

Kickstarter

ROLI brings new 5D touch surface controller to its modular Blocks system

We last heard from ROLI when it introduced the new, more compact Seaboard MIDI controller. The company’s unique 5D keywaves along with the modular nature of its Block hardware/software system are some of the most interesting and musically expressive out there. ROLI just recently unveiled some …

Gear & Gadgets

Cheap DIY MIDI to USB Adapter

[Joonas] became frustrated with cheap but crappy MIDI to USB converters, and the better commercial ones were beyond his budget. He used a Teensy LC …

Arduino

The MagPi Magazine

Back in The MagPi #58 we showed you our Hexome simulator, running on a mobile device and controlling a sequence. It used concentric rings of trigger …

Arduino