Korg has just announced the release of a limited edition PA800 Elite interactive workstation which is the newest in their line of professional keyboards that music producers all over the globe have come to love. The PA800 Elite comes complete with sound and effect egines, TC-Helicon vocal effects, performance features, a dual MP3 recorder/player function, internal 80GB hard drive and a two-way speaker system. The setup will be available in November 2010 with an MSRP of $3800. Details and Press release below...
Production Gear: Korg microARRANGER Announced
Korg has just announced another cool studio keyboard station called the microARRANGER. This new keyboard does a lot more than play sounds. Producers and beat-makers can use the microARRANGER to create full musical masterpieces using the unit as the centerpiece workstation. It comes bundled with over 650 sounds, 89 effects, and an internal step or real-time recorder to get you started. The whole setup is compact and portable with 61 sensitive mini-keys and a built-in stereo speaker system.
Production Gear: Korg Wavedrum Oriental Edition
Korg USA is now shipping their very Popular Wavedrum with an internal Oriental dynamic percussion synthesizer which is specially designed for Middle Eastern Music. This is a limited edition run which will contain popular, unique, and accurate percussion sounds which will be playable from the Wavedrum's dynamic rim and real drum head surface. Clocking in at $980, the Wavedrum aint cheap! But for those producers that want these sounds at their fingertips, it may be a dream come true. Details inside.
Production Gear: Korg Wavedrum
The Korg Wavedrum is a pretty slick drum pad that can simulate the feel and sound of a real drum-head. The Wavedrum is perfect for producers who want a full sized drum pad to accurately get their sounds into the software capture program of choice. It can be used with fingers, hands, sticks, mallets, and brushes for the perfect sound characteristics that beat makers are looking for. The Wavedrum comes in either Black or Silver and there are hundreds of sounds and loops bundled with the hardware right out of the box. Check the Demo video and press release inside.
Production Gear: Korg MicroKEY USB Keyboard Controller
For the music producers out there that need an inexpensive USB powered MIDI keyboard controller without sacrificing that 'real' keyboard feel, the Korg Microkey will be available shortly to quench your thirst. The MicroKey comes with a built in USB 2-port hub that allows you to connect other USB devices and a nice software bundle with free editing software to get you all started.
Production Gear: Korg Monotribe Now Available
All the producers out there will be happy to know that Korg will continue to bring out great gear to make your life easier. the Korg Monotribe Analog Ribbon Synthesizer Station has now been released for a street price of only $250. With the Korg Monotribe music makers will be able to make beats on the go using the internal speaker. The Monotribe also allows users to use active step editing to remove or re-insert individual steps to create loop effects and patterns. More details inside.
Production Gear: Korg Wavedrum Mini Now Shipping
Korg is now shipping the new Wavedrum Mini which is basically a small version of the popular Wavedrum series drum pads that can simulate the feel and sound of almost any authentic percussion instrument. The Wavedrum Mini has a drum pad, a speaker, sounds, effects, patterns, and a loop recorder all built right into this tiny package. It comes bundled with 100 sounds and 100 rhythm patters, but the user will be able to add any other sounds that they wish for beat-making. More details and press release inside.
Production Gear: Korg Adds Wavedrum Mini
The World Renown Korg Wavedrum has been very successful with musical performers and producers alike. It's time to take the show on the road with the portable Wavedrum Mini. Announced at the Musikmesse show in Germany this year, the Korg Wavedrum Mini is completely self-contained with a playable pad, speaker, sound, effects, patterns, and loop recorder as well as a sensor clip to transform any object into a second sound source. Check inside for details.
Production Gear: Korg Wavedrum Black
We are back with our Production Gear entries again for the producer that is out there hiding deep within all DJ's. Korg has been releasing an incredible amount of gear lately aimed at affordability with high levels of functionality all at the same time. One such gear release is their new Wavedrum Black.