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See Legowelt’s DIY synth, the ‘Star Shepard’ [Watch]

Dutch producer Legowelt extends his innovation beyond music production, including music production hardware within his purview given the introduction of his very own DIY synth: the Star Shepard. Comprised of old guitar pedals, a Casio 403 keyboard from 1981, an AM radio, and plywood assembled with screws, glue, and tape, the rudimental instrument feeds sound […]

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See Legowelt’s DIY synth, the ‘Star Shepard’ [Watch]

Dutch producer Legowelt extends his innovation beyond music production, including music production hardware within his purview given the introduction of his very own DIY synth: the Star Shepard. Comprised of old guitar pedals, a Casio 403 keyboard from 1981, an AM radio, and plywood assembled with screws, glue, and tape, the rudimental instrument feeds sound […]

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Let Ben Folds Teach You How to Rock in Garageband 10.3

Mac: GarageBand, Apple’s free virtual music studio, recently updated its Mac version to include free lessons from your favorite singers, songwriters, and rocking-outers. With these Artist Lessons, as Apple calls them, you’ll be able to learn a new instrument from some of the best around—including piano legend Ben…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Stimming crafts dreamscape ahead of Lightning in a Bottle [Exclusive Mix]

It’s quite fascinating to know that, when arranged a certain way, something as simple as a four-note progression can make a profound impact on those it touches. A Hamburg-bred Stimming, whose classically-trained roots gave way to electronic production at a young age, is hyper aware of this fact, and each of his productions indicate the […]

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Behringer to release its own original semi-modular analog synth

Behringer’s next product will signal a break from the German audio equipment manufacturer’s series of synth clones. Over the past year, the audio company has successively released models of various different synthesizers, including Behringer-branded versions of the Moog Model D and the Oberheim OB-Xa.While the production of affordable editions of top synths has of late […]

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MGMT drop off new single, ‘Hand It Over,’ from upcoming album

In October of 2017, indie rock heroes MGMT finally gave fans the missing piece of the comeback everyone had been anxiously awaiting: confirmation of a new album due in early 2018. Following the release of the album’s titular track, “Little Dark Age,” MGMT’s first single in four years, the band shared a second preview with a melodic, morbid […]

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MitiS – Moments

Raised in Pennsylvania as a classical pianist, MitiS synthesizes symphonic classical melodies with his own take on modern future bass. This synthesis is injected with Adara’s ethereal vocals on “Moments,” and they might be the most entrancing part of the track.“Music is what I do, I wouldn’t change that for anything,” proclaims the artist, born Joseph Torre, in his […]

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‘Stranger Things 2’ soundtrack gets the vinyl release it deserves

Last year, Stranger Things exploded into one of the top pop culture highlights of 2016 and the hype around the second season of Netflix’s 80s fetishizing smash hit has largely picked up and progressed from exactly where the show’s pilot season left off. The sci-fi sensation is an authentic examination and homage to the 1980’s matched with a […]

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Warp the ‘Stranger Things’ theme with this online synth site

As excitement escalates for the release of season two of Stranger Things in just a few weeks, one fan has taken his or her enthusiasm to the next level.Someone has created a website called Synthier Things that only plays the Netflix show’s arpeggiated theme, but it allows for the site visitor to warp the synths to their heart’s […]

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Zelda’s iconic music gets analog synth makeover

Legendary series “The Legend Of Zelda” is widely regarded as one of the most iconic video games of all time. The various chapters in the saga have spanned over 3 decades and has sold more than 75 million copies through 19 different editions.The series has some of the video game world’s most widely recognizable soundtracks as well, courtesy […]

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