NAMM 2019: Rossum Electro-Music Trident – three prongs of oscillation

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Trident is a Multi-Synchronic Oscillator Ensemble which, if nothing else, sounds very impressive. It’s essentially three oscillators pulled together as a carrier with two modulators to generate some really interesting sounds. Trident Rossum Electro-Music doesn’t do things by halves. This is a huge (30HP) Eurorack module! Although you can use the VCOs independently the fun […]

NAMM 2019: Phase Plant hybrid modular with synthesis, sampling and “Snapins”

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Kilohearts has announced the forthcoming launch of Phase Plant, a virtual synthesizer with a modular architecture that incorporates their “Snapins” eco-system. What are Snapins? Snapins is an effect chaining plug-in that let you snap-in various effects and modulation modules to create custom plug-ins that run as VST/AU plug-ins in your DAW. Phase Plant takes that […]

MASSIVE X delayed until June while Native Instruments reveal more details

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Oh, darn it! I thought MASSIVE X was just around the corner. February they said when they announced Komplete 12 back in September. Turns out we’ll have to wait until June. Behringer could have cloned and manufactured three classic synths in the same amount of development time.  MASSIVE X In the meantime Native Instruments has […]

Flow Motion FM Synth combines FM and subtractive synthesis in a very cool GUI

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It’s all about FM synthesis at the moment. Here’s another go and making it easy and accessible but Waves unashamably combine it with a more analog style subtractive synthesis to bring a warmer and more familiar feel. Flow Motion FM Synth looks very interesting indeed. Flow Motion FM Synth It looks completely brilliant. I’m enjoying […]

This is Not Rocket Science (TINRS) throws a Wobbler

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If you are finding your LFOs to be a bit on the basic or intermediary side then how about an “Advanced LFO” from Dutch modular makers This is Not Rocket Science (TINRS). Wobbler, they say, will add some badly needed controlled chaos to your sound. Wobbler This is an LFO with 5 wave shapes. There’s […]