Bitwig Studio TR-sequencing – controlled by NI Maschine (as a controller!) / Bitwig Release 26.3.2014

Bitwig Studio is in here, it may look like a normal Maschine, but is is really just Bitwig in use here, looks very interesting to us grooveboxers, right? So there’s something in the making that may be able to be controlled by „any“ controller.. something I put on my wishlist years ago.. -> UPDATE:  26.3.2014 is the time when Bigwig will be released and the price be announced. also will be shown at NAMM 2014 – and the Musikmesse is also right there (12-15.3.)  UPDATE 2: CDM says it’ll be 299€…

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Rhizome LE Sequencer / Groovebox price drop

Rhizome the little sister of the Rhizome Sequencer workstation now starting from 999€, the big one (SXE) is at 2699€, – they are both the same „controller hardware“ but different power since – you knew this – it’s based on a PC. Of course you can not send in your or any PC since there’s a lot of mods – it’s just the heart of 2 things: software from Rhizome, Hardware mods and extensions – and.. this is not a standard OS PC – so this is not for…

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Europa hardware MIDI sequencer demo with Blofeld and DR670

Analogue Solutions did a nice step sequencer, not yet clear how to get long chained patterns but there is one specialty you should know: It’s made to trigger other analogue sequencers, so it can be sort of sequential switch. But I really hope it is not just a 16step 16th note sequencer. today we need a lot of patterns for just to program our 64th DnB beats and melodies, in’nt? Eurpoa was designed to be utilised with our SQ8 and Oberkorn analogue sequencers (and anything else with a compatible clock…

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