Dave Smith was a groundbreaking synthesizer designer, and when he passed away early in May of 2022, it was a significant loss for the synth community.

The small Irish company, myVolts, took to Kickster recently for their sixth campaign.

Aodyo Instruments, a synth maker from France, recently launched a Kickstarter project for their polyphonic physical modeling synthesizer, the Anymo Omega.

Anyone who missed out on the popular Erebus and Hades synthesizers by Dreadbox now has an opportunity to get their hands on them again, as they have been reissued.

New versions and updates were recently released for a few software products, including Logic Pro by Apple and Oddity by GForce Software.

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