Manley Labs celebrates its 30th anniversary with a limited edition classic

Making its entrance into the recording industry in 1990, Manley Laboratories’ Reference Cardioid mic has made its mark on popular music. It can be heard in recordings from classic singers like Etta James to the more modern big-hitters, namely Britney Spears, Katy Perry, Panic! At The Disco and Avril Lavigne. As the company says “if …

Sync your patches on multiple machines with Synthmaster One’s new update

KV331’s Synthmaster One gets an update to v1.3, and introduces a host of new features. The wavetable synth gets a new white skin, new factory presets, scales and envelope types and also includes cross-platform cloud data sync. Synthmaster One v1.3’s 200 new presets have been designed by Brian Transeau, Kurt Ader and Luke Neptune. This …

Unwritten Things

The music is behind those dots. You search for it…. I play, so to speak, from the other side of the printed score, looking back Vladimir Horowitz The notated musical score is a wonderful thing. Contained within it are myriad markings, signs, symbols and directions which guide us in our recreation and interpretation of the …