Our people's over at Novation aren't exclusively in the DJ controller business. They also create some nice production products for the computer as well. Introducing their new Impulse USB MIDI keyboard line that are available in 25, 49, or 61-key models. Each keyboard has a large LCD display, eight rotary encoders, eight drum pads, and semi-weighted after-touch keys. All of the knobs, buttons, faders, and sliders can be mapped to the production software of your choice making the Impulse keyboards extremely versatile. Details and links in the press release below.
Samson Graphite 49 USB MIDI Keyboard
Samson has been making audio and digital equipment for quite some time, but I must admit that they've fallen off my personal radar until recently. For 2012 Samson has introduced a slew of new and exciting products and amongst them was the Samson Graphite 49 USB MIDI keyboard. This MIDI mappable keyboard has 49 keys, 4 huge trigger buttons, transport buttons, knobs, and so much more. This is a pretty powerful package for producers and DJ's in an affordable price. Check out the video and press release inside.