Modular NAMM 2017.9: Quick Shots

Modular NAMM 2017.9: Quick Shots

Welcome to Part 9 of 9 of Modular NAMM 2017. I’m going to wrap up this year’s marathon reports with a series of quick takes about what a number of other companies were showing this year, including 1010Music, Detachment 3, Division 6, Dreadbox, Erica Synths, Eventide, Koma, Moon, Roland, Synthrotek, and Waldorf.

Modular NAMM 2017.7: STG, Doepfer, and Oberheim

Modular NAMM 2017.7: STG, Doepfer, and Oberheim

If there’s a theme to this installment, it’s promising modules we saw previewed last year (and that we thought were going to ship last year) getting refined and re-introduced this year. I’m not complaining; all benefitted from the additional thought and user feedback. It’s not like there’s an outcry that new modules aren’t being introduced fast enough…

Modular NAMM 2017.6: WMD, 4ms, and Make Noise

Modular NAMM 2017.6: WMD, 4ms, and Make Noise

After covering a few lesser-known (in the US) European modular companies in the previous installment, this time around I’m going to cover three of the better known US manufacturers. The themes running through this installment are live performance and sample manipulation.