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(Modulate This) Ableton Live

Ableton Live 5.0 Receives Best Digital Audio Sequencer and Best Performance Software Awards

Ableton has posted a Winter NAMM 2006 Report on their web site In this report, the mentioned "More great news from NAMM: Ableton Live received repeat awards for Best Digital Audio Sequencer of 2006 from Electronic Musician magazine and Best Performance Software of 2006 from Remix magazine." Clearly, the Live 5 update is making a […]

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(Modulate This) Artist News

And the Grammy goes to…

In case you missed the show, here is the 48th Grammy Awards Winners List. U2 was the big winner taking home 5 awards. Steve Lillywhite won for best producer. Yahoo! Music has posted a lot of audio/video related to the Grammy's and artists who were won and were nominated. Download 2006 Grammy winners on iTunes […]

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(Modulate This) Ableton Live OS: Mac

Ableton Live 5.2 to support Intel-Mac

Ableton announced that Live 5.2 will support native Intel-Macs.  According to their web site "Live 5.2 will enter beta as soon as the new Intel Core Duo-equipped MacBook Pro is available, and expected to be released in February. Thanks to Live 5.2, early MacBook Pro buyers will be able to run Live immediately and enjoy […]

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(Modulate This) Artist News DEVO

Devo + Disney = Devo 2.0

Q:What do you get when you mix Devo and Disney?A: Devo 2.0 http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=newechoproduc-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=B000CQ75L4&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&lc1=0000ff&bc1=000000&bg1=ffffff&f=ifr That’s right, Disney and Devo teamed up to create an all kid version of DEVO called 2.0. Don’t believe me, go here. According to the press release: "DEVO, one of the ’80s most innovative and iconic bands, has partnered with Disney Sound […]

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(Modulate This) Synths & Instruments (Virtual)

Cakewalk introduces Rapture – a new virtual synth

The National Association Music Manufacturers conference was Jan 19-22. Consequently a lot of gear hit the market.  This is the first of many  posts  offering highlights. Cakewalk announced a new virtual  synthesizer (official press release). Sonic state has a video of this synth in action. The software has released and is available on Musicians’ Friend […]

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(Modulate This) Artist News Howard Jones

New Howard Jones album on iTunes

It’s been 20 years since the 80s synth-pop icon Howard Jones exploded on to the music scene.What’s he been up to? Well, back in 1997 he started his own label, dtox.  He is releasing new material on this label as well as material from other bands such as dba. I think it’s quite inspirational to […]

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(Modulate This) OS: Windows

Sneak peak at the next version of Windows – Windows Vista, MTV Urge Music Service, Windows Mobile, Media Center, XBOX 360 and more…

Windows Vista is still a year away, but you can get a sneak peak into the next version by watching the webcast of the Bill Gates Keynote at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2006. The keynote offers a live demonstration of some of the "fantastic new features" of Vista. The video is rather long, so […]

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(Mark Mosher Music News) (Modulate This) Artist News

Mark Mosher Music Licenses Song to Motion Picture

I’m happy to announce that Mark Mosher Music has licensed a song into the extra features of the DVD and the soundtrack to the motion picture One Six Right – The Romance of Flying. Both the DVD and soundtrack are on sale now. Please visit http://www.onesixright.com to learn more and purchase.  

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(Mark Mosher Music News) (Modulate This) Artist News

Check out MarkMosherMusic.com

I just spent some time updating markmoshermusic.com. This is my portfolio site for my music and sound design work. This site is a full flash site meaning it’s filled with cool animations and sound effects. I also developed a custom flash video player that will allow you to preview some of my work synced to […]

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(Modulate This) Artist News

Kraftwerk – technology brings simplicity

More and more live theatrical presentations are driven by software. Of course Kraftwerk are the godfathers of technology in the arts. Kraftwerk began touring again in 2004. They captured the performance and are offering an right now audio cd  and in the near future will be releasing a double DVD. This site has some clips […]

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(Modulate This) Marketing & PR

Clever Marketing – The Moogerfooger Challenge

I came across this very funny marketing ad campaign by Moog Music. Moogerfoogers are a line of audio effects processors. Click the image to the left to see a larger version of this  campaign.

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(Modulate This) iPhone/iPod/iTunes

iTunes 6.0 has released and iTunes now carries over 2,000 music videos

Seems like only yesterday iTunes 5.0 came out – oh yeah it was last month – and now iTunes 6.0 is here! Those engineers at Apple must never sleep. Well, it’s clear that the release of iTunes and it’s enhanced support for video is releated to the new video capable iPods. I mean what good […]

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(Modulate This) iPhone/iPod/iTunes

Video iPod Announced

Apple just announced a new iPod which can play video!!! Check it out here http://www.apple.com/ipod/ipod.html. The new model is lighter and thinner and comes in 30GB and 60GB models starting at $299. With support for up to 150 hours of video and a 2.5-inch color display, the new iPod lets you take music videos and […]

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(Modulate This) iPhone/iPod/iTunes

iTunes 5.0 has released

Apple just released a new version of iTunes – Version 5. It’s free and you can get it here http://www.apple.com/itunes/download/ New in iTunes 5 New Look  A streamlined design and new features make iTunes even easier to use. Search Bar Find stuff fast and refine your search with the handy new Search Bar. Parental Controls […]