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Long known for providing outstanding bang for buck with their Privia line, keyboard manufacturer Casio has gone upscale with a new line of h...

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The introduction of the Korg M1 in 1988 was a watershed in synthesizer history. While there were a few digital ...

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With the introduction of the Pa4X Professional Arranger, every aspect of Korg’s industry-leading Professional Arranger series has been re-examined and ...

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The Nord Electro 5 (NE5 for short) is the newest iteration of Clavia’s vaunted Electro series, and it some of ...

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Overdrive and distortion are two of the most misunderstood effects in a synthesist's arsenal. This month, we'll take a look at using overdrive as a way to enhance and sculpt your synth patches, creating textures that would be hard to duplicate via any other means.

Just getting started? Revisiting the fundamentals? We've collected the lessons and content you need to brush up on the basics.

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5/26/2015 9:48:00 PM

Editor’s note: I asked Dream Theater keyboardist Jordan Rudess to share his thoughts on some of the latest and greatest alternatives to the ...

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Seemingly everything is USB-powered these days, including electronic music gear such as the Akai MPX16, Novation MiniNova/UltraNova/Bass Sta...

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"I’d heard Jimmy Smith records before, but never saw or played the instrument itself until my father brought an organ home..."

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