A rare visit from busy media composer Ty Unwin, good to have him on, we talk Universal Audio Apollo X, Native Instrument Komplete 12, Roland's new launch, Behringer RD-909 and our fixation with vintage releases anf Korg's limited edition NanoSeries2 in new colours. And we do not talk about the new Yamaha launch, no we don't.
With Charles Chicky Reeves, Steve Hillier and Yoad Nevo - We start with the 1969 iHop commercial which features an early modular synth soundtrack, Yamaha put a call out for synth ideas, Bernard Purdie and other drummers, 80s Drum machines - whats the allure? And finally we take the Reverb.com synth quiz.
With Rich Hilton, Divkid (Ben Wilson) and Matthew Hodson Ribn looping MIDI controller for iOS, Luis Fernando Zepeda's talking organ, Apple to stop the iOS affiliate scheme, Saitone's chiptune version of Thriller and WORM studios Rotterdam.
With Dave Spiers, Gaz Willians and Matthew Hodson We enjoy the excellent Vox Earworm documentary on the fade by Estelle Caswell, then discuss the shocking news of 425 consecutive months of a downturn in keytar sales, Thomas Dolby in the Roland Cloud and Divkid's modular for kids.
With Gaz Williams and Matthew Hodson - We talk new Apple MacBooks and cross platform software, the new Roland GoMixer Pro, Mode Machines SEQ12 and step sequencers generally, the Roland Aerophone GO virtual winds instrument.
A new guest in Matthew Hodson joins Yoad Nevo and Jamie Lidell on the panel this week we talk VCV Rack filter simulations, new MIDI controllers from Arturia (Keylab MK2) and Nektar (T4 and T6) and Native Instruments TRK-01 kick and bass Reaktor ensemble
with Charles Chicky Reeves and Gaz Williams - We talk RMX OB drums Eurorack module, Softube Weiss Compressor and how many is too many? Algonaut ATLAS - sample organizer, the new import tarrifs, Moog One rumours
A rare and welcome visit from Dave Spiers of Gforce Software joins Gaz Williams and Steve Hillier on the panel this week, We talk custom pianos inspired by the Tanked item for Piano Works in Rochester NY, massive reverbs, Spitfire Audio's LABS free instruments, and the Momo Korg Volca Keys editor