TB-303: How Does it Work?

MAKE CREATION SIMPLE WITH A GRAPHIC TOUR OF THE TB-303 The lore behind Roland’s TB-303 is filled with stories of the instrument’s fabled intricacies and ineffability. With curious step instructions, a heretofore unexplored realm of knobs and filters, and completely new soundscapes, this mystery box had the potential to challenge its users. Well, rest easy. Roland Cloud’s…

AppleInsider (Twitter – 16/03/2019)

To celebrate 15 years of #GarageBand, #Apple has offered a behind-the-scenes look at the music creation tool’s production, as well as providing access to the media to the Music Apps studio. appleinsider.com/articles/19/03…

Classic Roland Instruments: TR-808 Rhythm Composer

There are few musical instruments that have affected the course of modern music like the Roland TR-808 Rhythm Composer. The term ‘808’ has an immediate sonic, electronic and aesthetic signature. Inside the all-analog monster lies a big, booming BASS of a kick drum that driver a robotic clap, a brash cowbell and sizzling cymbals for a future-symphonic rhythm track. Combined with its bold black body, scrolling light and sixteen iconic-colored sequencer buttons, the TR-808 will always be unmistakable in its form and function. The day the TR-808 fell into the hands of visionary musicians and producers became the day that…

Roland Cloud (Twitter – 03/03/2019)

Happy TB-303 Day! There hasn’t been anything like the TB-303, and now it’s yours to enjoy as part of a Roland Cloud subscription! roland.com/global/promos/… rolandcloud.com/news/tb-303-no…

AppleInsider (Twitter – 16/02/2019)

Video: #Apple’s 2018 #Macmini is a welcome refresh, but the Intel graphics are weak. AppleInsider examines whether it is worth the extra expense of adding an external GPU. appleinsider.com/articles/19/02…