Synthesizer day at Musikmesse

Depending on what mood I’m in, I’m a big synth freak or hardly use them at all. At this year’s Musikmesse I was the former and since I was so into it, I decided to dedicate one day almost only to trying out different synths. I say almost because...

Touching The Raven

No, it’s not the title of some strange gothic-erotic novel, neither is it Edgar Allan Poe’s collected poems for the iPad. This is about my experiences with Slate Pro Audio’s groundbreaking multitouch production console – Raven MTX. Many moons...

Three new products from SSL

Solid State Logic has introduced three new products at this year’s Musikmesse in Frankfurt. An awaited bus compressor for the 500-series, a summing box called Sigma and surprisingly the company’s first live console. It was about damn time, but now SSL has...