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ROLAND ANNOUNCES JUNO-X PROGRAMMABLE POLYPHONIC SYNTHESIZER

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - April 27, 2022

Roland announces JUNO-X, a new polyphonic synthesizer driven by the next-generation ZEN-Core Synthesis System. JUNO-X brings the best of the past together with Roland’s latest technologies, reimagining the vintage JUNO experience with vastly expanded sound possibilities and free-flowing tools tuned for today’s music. It delivers the full capabilities of the…

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CHARVEL LAUNCH PRO-MOD SERIES TODAY

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - March 31, 2022

This week, Charvel launched new Pro-Mod Series models: DK24 2PT, San Dimas® and So-Cal.   The Pro-Mod Series continues upon Charvel’s storied legacy of innovative excellence in high-performance guitar design, offering the latest technology and top-notch features that today’s modern players need.  PRO-MOD DK24 2PT Charvel’s Pro-Mod DK24 models are a…

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ROLAND INTRODUCES FANTOM-0 SYNTHESIZER KEYBOARD SERIES

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - March 16, 2022

Roland introduces the FANTOM-0 series, a new lineup of synthesizer keyboards for performers, producers, and music creators. The FANTOM-06, FANTOM-07, and FANTOM-08 models combine the sonic power and fluid workflow of the top-of-the-line FANTOM series in light, streamlined instruments that flow smoothly into every musical situation, from studio production to…

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WALDORF INTRODUCES IRIDIUM KEYBOARD

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - March 4, 2022

Having already introduced Iridium as a high-class synthesizer in a compact desktop form with welcomed added extras, and building upon the high-quality synthesizer developer’s demanding design standards set by its Quantum keyboard flagship’s futuristic functionality and advanced tonality, Waldorf Music is proud to take the concept further forward by announcing…

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JAMES MORRISON CHECKS OUT THE ROLAND LX700 SERIES PIANOS

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - February 10, 2022

Roland’s  LX700 series recreates the experience of playing a beautiful grand piano at a world-class venue. The flagship LX708, mid-range LX706, and entry-level LX705 all deliver superior performance for the discerning player, with innovations in sound generation, keyboard action, ambience modeling, and design. Unlike typical digital pianos, which create their sound…

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CASIOTONE LAUNCHES THE CT-S1000V WITH VOCAL SYNTHESIS

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - January 24, 2022

Casio used NAMM’s Believe In Music online event last week to launch a couple of great new products including the CT-S1000V. Since 1980, Casio’s mission has been to help musicians find their voice. Now, the Casiotone CT-S1000V gives your music a brand new voice: Its own. Along with 800 stunning…

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INTRODUCING THE CASIOTONE CT-S500

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - January 24, 2022

Casio used NAMM’s Believe In Music online event last week to launch a couple of great new products including the CT-S500. The Casiotone CT-S500 delivers studio-quality sounds and features in an ultra- portable, easy-to-use keyboard that is always ready to inspire. Smart and customisable, the CT-S500 is ready to bring…

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ROLAND ANNOUNCES JX-08 and JD-08 SOUND MODULES

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - November 9, 2021

Roland announces the JX-08 and JD-08 Sound Modules, the latest additions to the award-winning Roland Boutique lineup of compact electronic instruments. The JX-08 offers a scaled-down recreation of the JX-8P, one of the last analog synthesizers produced by Roland in the 1980s and a highly sought-after piece for vintage synth…

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KURZWEIL LAUNCHES K2700 WORKSTATION DURING SUMMER NAMM

Posted in Blog, Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - July 23, 2021

During Summer NAMM 2021  Kurzweil  lifted the lid on the K2700, the brand’s latest keyboard workstation, powered by an updated version of its VAST (Variable-Architecture Synthesis Technology) synthesis engine. From 1991 to 2021. It has been a long storied journey for the K2 series. Kurzweil Music Systems is proud to…

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FREE GRAPHICAL EDITOR & LIBRARIAN SOFTWARE WITH ROLAND JUPITER-X EDITOR

Posted in Blog, Computer (Software, plug-ins), Gear, Keyboards (digital & acoustic)    //    Post Date - May 26, 2021

The JUPITER-X Editor from Roland is available now for free for macOS and Windows. The JUPITER-X and JUPITER-Xm are among the deepest, biggest-sounding, and most complex synthesizers Roland has ever made. Developed for sonic explorers who love to craft sounds down to the finest details, the JUPITER-X Editor provides a user-friendly graphical interface that makes…

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