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Arturia Releases Minimoog Modelling Synth for iPad

French software and hardware designer Arturia has made its first foray into the world of apps, reworking the comapny’s highly regarded, Minimoog-modelling VST plug-in, the Mini-V, into a $10 iPad …

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Review: Native Instruments Traktor DJ for iPad

Native Instruments certainly took its time in bringing its flagship DJ software, Traktor, to the iPad. Conceived by the same team behind the desktop Traktor, the touchscreen-centric approach brings a …

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Native Instruments Teases New Synth with Audio Samples

A few streaming audio samples and a 30-second video have appeared on the internet today, giving us a small glimpse of a new soft-synth on the way from Native Instruments. …

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This Week in Music Tech: Traktor for iPad, Matmos' Home Studio, Four Tet's Pro Tools Sessions, and Drum Programming Guide

In addition to the release of Native Instrument’s Traktor app for the iPad, this week brought an in-depth look into the Baltimore home studio of experimental duo Matmos, a useful …

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Native Instruments Releases Traktor DJ iPad App

After teasing its existence over the past few weeks, Native Instruments released the Traktor DJ app for the iPad today. Catering to both entry-level DJs and more seasoned jocks familiar …

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In the Studio: Matmos

Drew Daniel and Martin Schmidt, who together form the group Matmos, have spent most of their production career seeking out unconvential concepts and sound sources to use within their adventerous …

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Take a Look Inside Mouse on Mars' Studio

It’s been almost a year since Mouse on Mars’ Parastrophics LP (which you can still stream in full here, by the way) saw a release through Modeselektor’s Monkeytown label. Still, …

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This Week in Music Tech: Live 9 and Push Release Date, Reason's Figure App, Bob Moog Foundation on Synthesis, and More

Other than the big news from Ableton that Live 9 and Push finally have a release date, it appears we may be in the midst of a post-NAMM slowdown in …

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Ableton Announces Release Date for Live 9 and Push

Somewhat unexpectedly and without much fanfare, Ableton has announced a joint release date for Live 9 and the company’s first ever hardware controller, Push. Both products will arrive on March …

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Carl Craig, Legowelt, John Tejada, and More to Feature in Modular Synth Doc; Watch the Trailer Now

Robert Fantinatto and Jason Amm (also known by his production handle Solvent) have compiled a wide range of interviews and gear-porny footage for I Dream of Wires, a feature-length documentary …

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This Week in Music Tech: Inside Teebs' Studio, Faderfox UC3, Bleep Drum, Traktor App, and Maschine Contest

Some interesting and rather compact new gear was introduced to the world this week courtesy of Faderfox and Bleep Labs, while Native Instruments hinted at a forthcoming Traktor app for …

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In the Studio: Teebs

Without question, Teebs (a.k.a. Mtendere Mandowa) is still a young guy, but in the context of LA’s constantly renewing beat scene, the Brainfeeder affiliate is practically a grizzled veteran. Over …

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This Week in Music Tech: The Most In-Depth Look at Ableton's Push Yet and More NAMM Updates from Livid, Numark, Akai, and Korg

Now that the dust has settled following the absolute music-gear overload that was NAMM 2013, a few more interesting pieces have made their way onto our radar—including a new line …

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