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Elektron Studios Berlin Television Show | Octatrack Anniversary

Elektron launched a new livestream show on YouTube called Elektron Studios Berlin Television Show. The first episode was on the Octatrack Anniversary and was just over 30 minutes long. It’s the Elektron Studios Berlin Television Show, hosted by the one and lonely Cenk Sayinli! Tonight, we’re joined by the Octatrack in all of its magical, […]

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Bandcamp Friday + My New Single + Releases from Synth Friends + Colorado Modular Synth Society Bandcamp Listening Party

Bandcamp Friday! A friendly reminder that today (Friday Dec 4th) is Bandcamp Friday where Bandcamp waives their fees giving artists a bigger share. So it’s a great day to buy some music from your fav artists. My Latest Bandcamp Single In a related note, I’ve just released a new single called “Beguiled”. It’s the audio […]

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Resolume VJ Software and Footage Half-Off Black Friday Sale Till Nov 30 2020

It’s time for the annual Resolume VJ software half-off sale! So if you ever wanted to get into visuals, upgrade from Avenue to Arena, or pick up some footage – now is the time! 50% Black Friday Discount Until Monday… Enjoy 50% discount on all our software licenses, footage and t-shirts! The sale is on […]

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DEVO Live Streaming Event

DEVOtional 20th Anniversary Tribute Livestream Saturday Nov 14th 6-10pm EST!!!

Heads up spuds – Michael Pilmer founder of https://devo-obsesso.com/ and founder of the DEVOtional event 20 years back is hosting the DEVOtional 20th Anniversary Tribute Event LIVE on YouTube. The event is streams today Saturday Nov 14th 2020 from 6-10pm EST here!!! https://www.youtube.com/user/mpilmer Being a tribute to our DEVOtional event, we’ll be reminiscing past gatherings, […]

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Brian Clevinger’s Rhizomatic Plasmonic Synth Demo Now Available + Livestream Interview

Introducing Rhizomatic Plasmonic Brian Clevinger, the creator of Absynth, started his own company a while back called Rhizomatic Software Synthesis. His first new instrument is called Plasmonic. Here is a 4 minute intro video. Plasmonic combines the resonant depth of physical modeling with subtractive synthesis. Our goal is for Plasmonic to approach the depth and […]

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Videos on Using ASM Hydrasynth Poly Pressure and MPE with Ableton Live 11 and MPE Controllers

Videos on Using ASM Hydrasynth Poly Pressure and MPE with Ableton Live 11 and MPE Controllers

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Modal COBALT8 MPE

Modal Introduces The COBALT8 Synth with MPE. Here Are A Bunch of Videos I’ve Found On It.

Modal just announce the COBALT8 synthesizer which is available for pre-order. It’s a 37-key (with channel aftertouch) virtual analog synthesizer with 8-voice polyphony Up to 8 oscillators per voice for up to 64 simultaneous oscillators. It has a street price of $749. After watching a few videos I’ve come to really enjoy the sonic character […]

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Music Video

New Gus Gus Single and Video “Higher” Featuring VÖK

My fav band Gus Gus have a new single out called “Higher” in collaboration with Icelandic dream pop band Vök. Here you have the new Gusgus single in colaboration with our favorite icelandi band Vök. Old friends and partners from the 90s directed this amazing video. Enjoy……… Here is the video which features Vök vocalist […]

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Music Video

Official and Session Videos for New Steven Wilson Single “King Ghost”

Via my friend Steve Turnidge. Steve Wilson just released an amazing video for his killer new single “King Ghost” which will be on his forthcoming album Future Bites. Below are links to the official video, a video for the song from his THE FUTURE BITES SESSIONS. Official video. See lyrics in the YouTube description. KING […]

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Halloween Music Mind Map

Mind Map Celebrating Horror & Sci-Fi Soundtracks with Synths + Halloween Albums by Myself and Another Colorado Artist

Thereminist Victoria Lundy, synthesist Chris Frain and I recently got together to do a presentation Celebrating Horror & Sci-Fi Soundtracks with Synths. Prior to the event we created a rather large interactive mind map from which we could present and play media. We only covered a subset of films on the map. Of course even […]

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New Music

New Song & Video “Happy” by Danny Efman

Danny Elfman has cooked up a new song during quarantine. Yay! One of his comments on Instagram said “You imagine I only came up with one song during quarantine?” So maybe more songs coming. Yay! Here is the this NSFW, explicit, creepy, and some might say downright gruesome video for the song. Happy Halloween! Music […]

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New DeLaurentis Single and Video “Life”

I’m spreading the word about a cool new DeLaurentis single called “Life” and the BIG budget official video for the song. Single “Life” The single is from an upcoming album called Unica. Unica is my digital sibling, my alter ego, my double and I can’t wait to introduce her to you ! Photo by Sacha […]

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Ableton as a Modular: Max for Live Envelope Follower Driving an Arp with Push 2

Here is a brief video illustrating how Max for Live transforms all of Live into a modular. Max for Live allows you to override the normal left-to-right signal flow and patch Max for Live Devices to any mappable param in any track. I’m using Max for Live Envelope Follower on a a track with a […]

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Walk-through of Playing Live Techno on Three Elektron Machines for My Song “Secret Drive to Baden-Baden”

I’ve released a new techno single called “Secret Drive to Baden-Baden”. In this post I’ll offer some links to the song which you can stream for free along with some behind-the-scenes notes on one way to perform a track like this live on three Elektron machines. Stream The Track A techno soundtrack for a secret […]

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Music Industry

Synth Designer Ess is Leaving Elektron to Release New Instrument with Felisha Ledesma Under the Name Fors

Elektron Synth Designer Ess announced on his Instagram feed that he’s leaving Elektron to release his own instrument along with Felisha Ledesma. “I’m leaving Elektron 🪂 From humble beginnings in customer support to designing the synthesizers of my dreams. Never could I have imagined that I would be a part of some of the most […]

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Passing Along Tip from Sonic Bloom on Fine-Tuning Ableton Live Arpeggiator Groove

Just saw this over on Sonic Bloom… Did you know that you can tweak the groove of an Arpeggiator preset beyond the setting of the Groove parameter? No I sure didn’t. Even after years of using Live. So I’m passing along this super handy tip by Sonic Bloom. Here is a link to the video […]