If you still have a library of Game Boy, Game Boy Color or Game Boy Advance cartridges in your collection, then you are going to love the Analogue Pocket. In fact, even if you were a fan of other hand-held gaming devices, such as the Sega Game Gear or Atari Lynx, it's still worth a look. That's because the Analogue Pocket will be able to play all the aforementioned Nintendo games as well as games from other hand-helds when used with the appropriate cartridge adapter.
We've already looked at some of the most affordable drum machines worth owning in a previous article, but not everyone has the space or money for one of these. If you find yourself a bit short on cash or space there are still options available for adding some killer drums to your music. In addition to the myriad of plug-ins available for DAWS, there are also a couple of drum machine apps on iOS that can be used. Although these are never going to be a substitute for the real thing, they can be a boon to those who like to keep things simple and portable.
Calling something "one of the most powerful music synthesizers ever built" is undoubtedly a bold claim, but it demonstrates the faith that Waldorf has in Kyra. Those who attended NAMM earlier this year could see a pre-production prototype of the Kyra virtual analog synthesizer, but Waldorf has now announced its availability.