Roland Launches DJ-707M, A $999 Hybrid Controller and Live Sound Audio Console

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What happens when a company decides they want to really pay attention to the demands of mobile DJs when releasing a product? Today, Roland is announcing their new DJ-707M, which is being touted as a four-channel Serato DJ Pro controller with features that you might find on live sound audio consoles and loudspeaker management systems. […]

Roland Launches DJ-707M, A $999 Hybrid Controller and Live Sound Audio Console

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What happens when a company decides they want to really pay attention to the demands of mobile DJs when releasing a product? Today, Roland is announcing their new DJ-707M, which is being touted as a four-channel Serato DJ Pro controller with features that you might find on live sound audio consoles and loudspeaker management systems. […]

System80 releases Roland inspired 810 synth voice and 820 oscillator

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System80 are sticking with their love of the Roland vibe and have released two new Eurorack modules. The 810 is a three-section subtractive synth voice and the 820 pulls out the VCO part to offer it up on its own. 810 It’s three modules in one; a VCO to VCF to VCA. There’s nothing particularly […]

Behringer renames the MS-101 the MS-1: Bowing to pressure from Roland?

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Behringer’s fanatical cloning activities always generate a bit of controversy and can often seem a bit brazen. Armed with the good intentions of wanting to fill the world with affordable versions of classic synthesizers they are sometimes a bit near the knuckle in terms of taking clearly recognisable designs and names that are owned by […]

Nembrini Audio intros Delay3000 plug-in, inspired by Roland SDE-3000

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Nembrini Audio has released the Delay3000 Vintage Modern Repeater plug-in. The Delay3000 draws inspiration from the classic Roland SDE-3000 digital delay of the 80s, but adds a modern twist. With features like modulation, ducking, and a filter, it looks like an interesting delay plug-in for creative sound design, and classic guitar tones. The Roland SDE-3000 […]

Roland Cloud gets classic pro sounds with the Roland SRX Studio

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Roland has added a virtual version of their SRX Studio expansion board to the Roland Cloud subscription service. Roland SRX Studio The SRX Studio expansion was a collection of super-high quality, no-nonsense instrument sounds that would be forever useful in the studio. We’re talking expressive pianos, lovely sound guitars, quality wind instruments and other acoustic […]

DinSync reveals JP-ONE Jupiter 6 inspired prototype ahead of Superbooth

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Paul Barker of DinSync has been teasing us on Instagram with images of a new synthesizer they’ve been working on. Details of the JP-ONE are just starting to emerge. JP-ONE DinSync is known for their TB-303 Bassline replica called the RE-303 and the Gilbert, a recent take on the Roland SH-101. And so we know […]

Fender Europe fined for hiding documents during price-fixing investigation

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Fender Europe has been fined GBP 25,000 for hiding documents during a Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) inspection. It appears that a a “senior officer” had concealed notebooks during an inspection of its East Grinstead, UK offices. In case you’ve not been following this story, this is part of an ongoing CMA investigation I wrote about in […]

Roland registers the look of the TR-808 and TB-303 as trademarks

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It all feels a little bit too late but Roland has quietly registered the design and look of their classic TR-808 drum machine and TB-303 Bassline synth as trademarks.  Legendary looks The look of the 808 and 303 are iconic and instantly recognisable. And that design has found itself in everything from t-shirts and mugs […]

TR-SYNC: Serato DJ Pro Adding Roland Drum Machine BPM Syncing

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In an upcoming update to Serato DJ Pro, most new TR drum machines (TR-8, TR-8S, TR-08, or TR-09) will be able to automatically sync with the DJ software’s BPM. The post TR-SYNC: Serato DJ Pro Adding Roland Drum Machine BPM Syncing appeared first on DJ TechTools. Read More