NAMM 2019: Yamaha get into some Keytar action with Sonogenic SHS-500

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It’s a Keytar from Yamaha! Very on-trend since the Alesis Vortex, the Roland AX-Edge and even the mod grip enabled Behringer MS-101. It seems that synth players want their moment in the spotlight again. I thought we did that years ago and then got over it – but you’ve got to let the kids express […]

Roland’s AX-Edge keytar with custom blades couldn’t be more metal

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In a sort of back-to-the-80’s and yet futuristic lurch into the world of big hair and loud guitars Roland introduces the AX-Edge. It’s a scythe-shaped keytar with a swappable blade for cutting through on those synth solos. AX-Edge Equals parts nuts and awesome this is the coolest thing I’ve seen in ages. I mean any normal […]

Superbooth 2018: MS-101 revealed! Behringer own up to their SH-101 clone

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Remember that dodgy image we saw ages ago with a woman in denim holding what looked like an SH-101 except it had MS-101 on the front? Turns out it was real all along. The Behringer onslaught continues with their long-awaited take on the classic Roland SH-101. MS-101 It’s a full sized synthesizer like the Odyssey […]