NAMM 2013: our highlights

Last week, around the world, musicians, producers and other gear-lusters were tuned to the airwaves for news of the latest gear to put on their shopping lists. We are of course talking about Winter NAMM 2013. After a few days rest, deliberation and petty squabbling, here are some of the […]
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The only USB controller keyboard you’ll ever need

USB controller keyboards are the big thing at the moment: with the accelerating advances in music software potential, manufacturers such as Novation, Roland, M-Audio, Akai and others have been quick to offer producers hands-on control of all those deep software parameters. But all of these controllers have one limitation in […]
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TC-Helicon Voicelive Touch 2: NAMM 2013

Following in the footsteps of the respected VoiceLive Touch, TC-Helicon has announced its evolution: the logically named TC-Helicon VoiceLive Touch 2. As TC-Helicon tell us: “VoiceLive Touch 2 gives singers even more opportunities to hone their instrument, create new sounds and move the masses.” Available from the end of February […]
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Roland VR-09 Combo Organ: NAMM 2013

Announced a couple of days ahead of winter NAMM 2013, the Roland VR09 Combo Organ offers a fantastic selection of sounds in a user-friendly and ergonomic package that’s ideal for playing live, and at a great price. Retailing at £729, the Roland VR-09 Combo Organ offers three easy-to-access sound engines: organs, pianos […]
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