Tag: tech

Moog Releases Revolutionary App Of Iconic Minimoog Model D Synth

Based on Moog’s original analog designs for the first portable keyboard synthesizer, the Minimoog Model D App invites users to explore the fundamental elements of sound. Created by Moog exclusively for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, supporting any 64-bit iOS device to deliver advanced audio desktop-class performance on the go, while integrating seamlessly with mobile DAWs. New Functions Include: – ability to play chords of up to four notes at once, – an easy-to-use arpeggiator module for rhythmic pattern creation – a real time looping recorder with unlimited overdubs – a tempo-synchronizable stereo ping-pong delay module – the Bender — ... Read more

New App WARM Monitors Worldwide Airplays

With the purpose of giving true transparency to bands and artists played on the radio, WARM (World Airplay Radio Monitor) looks ready to expand even more its reach worldwide. With the addition of: – accurate real time data – detailed reports – clear geographical maps displaying gathered info – push notifications on radio airplays – downloadable reports WARM is able to democratize the way data on radio plays has been handled so far, giving valuable insights on where and how often the music is being played. Check out the WARM website below and use codeword “warm” at checkout to test ... Read more

MasterSounds & Union Audio Release New 4 Channel Rotary Mixer

After a successful launch of the Radius 2 rotary mixer last year, MasterSounds is back with the Radius 4. Built upon the worldwide success of the former, the Radius 4 has been developed by Union Audio with Andy Rigby-Jones personally designed, built and tested the analogue electronics and MasterSounds founder Ryan Shaw’s family owned metalworking factory manufactures the mixers outer casing. The Radius 4 offers aclean, open and dynamic sound on both LINE and RIAA inputs across 4 channels. The mixer features easy-reading back lit VU Meters, a responsive Master EQ/Isolator, a smooth natural sounding Hi-Pass Filter, and Aux Send ... Read more

Curate Playlists (And Get Paid) With Atmosphere

The Amsterdam startup Kollekt.fm has just announced their new music service for business platform, Atmosphere. With Atmosphere a handpicked music selection is specifically curated by artists and music lovers creating better in store experiences and even the opportunity for curators to be compensated. Look past the outdated playlists with carefully selected musicians, DJs, Producers and Record Label owners providing the musical atmosphere for such Amsterdam brands as Ace & Tate, SLA, Marqt, and over 80 other destinations worldwide. Presented as a streaming app, Atmosphere provides seamless playback that is fully licensed for business use. Through an intake process, kollekt.fm finds ... Read more

Amsterdam Dance Events Announce 2017 Dates, International Showcases

From 18 – 22 October, 2017, the dance music world will once again convene in Amsterdam for the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE). The announcement comes alongside news that ADE’s 22nd edition will also feature an expansion into Mumbai and the US, with February and March sessions, respectively. From 23-25 February, ADE will descend onto the Indian capital where it will host interactive Q&As with top artists, exclusive industry discussions, networking and speed dating sessions, strategy meetings, master classes and much more. March sees ADE touch down at the SXSW Music, Tech & Film Conference in the great American city of ... Read more

Apps Of The Month: June 2016

From full artistic control of booking to a customized earprint, we take a look at some of the apps and updates of the month this past June 2016. This month it seems as though all applications only come in iOS versions. Did we miss any? Let us know what your favourite apps from the past month were. MIDI Designer Pro 2 | iOS A major update to the original MIDI controller platform for iOS, MIDI Designer Pro 2 includes new features like a redesigned look,IAP with new control types: Image Panels, Pickers and Meters, and new Preset Packs. Mimi | ... Read more

Apps Of The Month: February 2016

From new analog synths to creating the perfect pre-party mix, we take a look at some of the apps of the month this past February 2016. Most applications come in iOS versions, unless otherwise specified. Did we miss any? Let us know what your favourite apps from the past month were. Analog Synth X | iOS Analog Synth X is a 5-voice virtual analog polysynth, featuring dual morphable VCO oscillators that is a a free and open source synth. Built with the AudioKit 3.0 framework for extra power and control. iSpark | iOS iSpark is an all-inclusive beat-making solution allowing ... Read more

New Photo Series Shows How Daft Punk’s Masks Are Made

Ever wondered how those iconic and seemingly hyper technical masks of Daft Punk are made? The robotic face covers were first used by the duo back in 1999. The Daft Punk outfit has become so in demand in recent years that full, original costume has been reproduced for consumers (costing a sweet $34,000). Greg Santacruz didn’t have $34k and decided to make his own adaptation of the masks, and never did a fan-made recreation come as close to the real thing as this. Because Daft Punk are the most secretive mainstream artists on the planet, we never knew quite how the intricate masks worked and how ... Read more