NEWS

NEWS

NI ANNOUNCE NEW TRAKTOR PRO 3 AND S4 MK3

No Comments

Native Instruments have announced a new version of their DJ software Traktor Pro and their S2 and S4 controllers. Last majorly updated in 2011, Traktor has had a mainly GUI update with some under-the-hood updates such as a new élastique time-stretching alrogithm and new FX DSP for higher quality effects.[…]

More »

CURVE PUSHER OPEN A NEW VINYL CUTTING AND STUDIO COMPLEX

No Comments

Curve Pusher have opened a new vinyl cutting and studio facility in the seaside town of Hastings. Having been forced to move out of their former Hackney address where they’ve worked with the likes of Hot Creations, Crosstown Rebels and Nina Kravitz’s Trip, founder Lawrie Dunster decided to move the[…]

More »

HIGH-END TURNTABLE MANUFACTURERS MOFI HAVE A NEW ENTRY-LEVEL MODEL

No Comments

High-end audiophile turntable manufacturers MoFi Electronics have introduced a new ‘entry-level’ model called StudioDeck. Priced at £995 (R17 000.00) , the new turntable features a 10-inch straight aluminum gimbaled bearing tonearm designed to “deliver the ideal balanced of rigidity and low tracking error”. This price may not be considered entry-level[…]

More »

THE GRANDMOTHER IS MOOG’S NEW RETRO-INSPIRED SYNTH

No Comments

Moog’s new standalone semi-modular analog synthesizer called Grandmother is being unveiled at Moogfest this week. The $899 (R12 500.00) unit follows a retro style and works all on its own, or can be connected to other sound making devices, like Moog’s Mother-32, which doesn’t have a built-in keyboard. This is Moog’s first[…]

More »

ARTURIA LAUNCH NEW AFFORDABLE ANALOGUE DRUM MACHINE: WATCH

No Comments

Arturia have announced a new analogue drum machine called DrumBrute Impact designed to be more affordable and transportable. The new hardware features a total of 10 drum sounds including a new FM Drum sound designed to self-modulate sounds. The unit also features four individual outputs for Kick, Snare, Hi Hats[…]

More »

RICHIE HAWTIN DEMONSTRATES THE MECHANICS OF HIS LIVE SHOW CLOSE

No Comments

After first debuting his extravagant audiovisual performance CLOSE at Coachella in 2017, Richie Hawtin’s powerful live show has traveled far and wide all around globe – astonishing audiences with his unique setup, hypnotizing visuals and spectacular sound. The technology-obsessed techno maestro has recently created a video in which he walks viewers[…]

More »

TANGIBLE WAVES REVEAL COMPLETE MODULAR SYSTEM

No Comments

Tangible Waves has officially brought its modular a-game to the tech market and delivered on a new, complete system for less than £300 Under (R5000). With its new AE Modular system Tangible Waves has stripped things back to absolute basics in terms of manufacturing, swapping out the usual metal knobs,[…]

More »

MUTHA FM – Taking Video Streaming to the Next level

No Comments

At Mutha FM we have always been proud of ourselves for being ahead of the curve and invariably had to wait for technology to catch up. It started as South Africa’s first Internet radio station in 2002 when data was almost a myth and cost a pretty penny which thankfully[…]

More »