It's been five years since the death of the Japanese artist and composer Isao Tomita due to chronic heart failure. He was known as a pioneer of synthesizer music.

BOSS introduced their new guitar, the EURUS GS-1, during the 2021 Summer NAMM Show. The most surprising element of this guitar is that it features an onboard synth engine.

Many synth users should be familiar with Ableton Live 11 as it comes free with numerous hardware products and apps.

Karanyi Sounds have recently released their first-ever virtual instrument, the Minipol, which is a powerful virtual analog synthesizer.

Cherry Audio has posted a video titled “That’s odd…” on YouTube to tease the release of their next instrument, which goes live on July 15.

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