Retro synth revival

  Retro synth revival, a Philip K. Dickian sound world     The legendary ARP 2600   As to a retro synth revival… …Behringer has recently announced then materialised their plans to make affordable “clones”…

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A Mind Trip

  A Mind Trip – Dreamworld & Other Playlists   Review by Kent Manthie, Independent Review There’s some groovy ambient music spinning our way and it is the product of none other than Brainvoyager, a one-man…

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The Theremin

  The Theremin, the very first electronic instrument   The theremin, originally known as the ætherphone/etherphone, thereminophone or termenvox/thereminvox, is an early electronic musical instrument controlled without physical contact by the thereminist (performer). It is…

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Vangelis

  The Story of Vangelis   Evangelos Odysseas Papathanassiou (Greek: Ευάγγελος Οδυσσέας Παπαθανασίου; born 29 March 1943), professionally known as Vangelis, is a Greek composer of electronic, progressive, ambient, jazz, pop rock and orchestral music….

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Instruments

Instruments – Tutorial part 2 Here is a concise tutorial, consisting of seven parts and therefore divided over seven individual posts, about the instruments, composing, orchestrating, and recording/production process of music. It is intended for beginner…

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Musical Synthesis

Musical Synthesis – Tutorial part 3 Here is a concise tutorial, consisting of seven parts and therefore divided over seven individual posts, about the composing, musical synthesis, orchestrating, and recording/production process of music. It is…

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Home Studio

Home Studio – Tutorial part 5 Here is a concise tutorial, consisting of seven parts and therefore divided over seven individual posts, about the composing, orchestrating, and recording/production process of music. It is intended for beginner…

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Useful Links

  Useful Links – Tutorial part 7   Here is a concise tutorial, consisting of seven parts and therefore divided over seven individual posts, about the composing, orchestrating, and recording/production process of music. It is intended…

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Steve Roach

  The Story of Steve Roach   This biography concerns Steve’s life and career until June 2003. As a pioneering cornerstone of ambient-atmospheric-electronic music, internationally-renowned artist Steve Roach has dedicated nearly three decades to exploring…

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Miscellaneous

  Miscellaneous: when it doesn’t fit in the other Categories       Speak your mind here I don’t know right now what to put here. But it definitely doesn’t fit into the other categories. Is there something I…

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