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In the Studio: Isolée—Six years after 'We Are Monster,' Rajko Müller returns to the fray

Rajko Müller, known to the world as pioneering microhouse producer Isolée, might not be the most prolific of electronic music’s giants. His last full-length was 2005’s We Are Monster, and …

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Seefeel's Studio Approach

Ever since their genesis in the ’90s, UK outfit Seefeel has straddled the line between electronic and ambient rock music so craftily that they’ve more or less erased it altogether. …

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Moog Slim Phatty Analog Synthesizer

The Slim Phatty (MSRP: $849), presumably named for its keyboard-less, compact, two-voice design, and highly tweakable room-filling sonics, is the latest instrument to join Moog’s pack of classic machines. Essentially, …

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Denon DN-MC6000 Mixer and MIDI Controller

The march of the digital DJ solutions continues. Denon’s DN MC-6000 (MSRP: $949) goes for the all-in-one approach, built for the club with its steel chassis and rackmountability. It’s designed …

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iZotope Stutter Edit Editing Software

For those who enjoy chopping, slicing, and generally mangling their beats to no end, Stutter Edit (MSRP: $249) may just be the new Cuisinart. Perhaps most importantly, it provides hands-on …

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Arturia Spark Beat Production Center

Priced to compete with Native Instrument’s Maschine, the Arturia Spark (MSRP: $599) is also a hybrid software/hardware package designed particularly with beat production in mind. In the sound department, Arturia …

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