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Party-A-CarGo – Drunken Rave In A Box

If you like your brews ‘n’ beats on the go, then you may be interested in the Party-A-CarGo. This fusion of a boom-box and a keg fridge mounts on the back of your gas-guzzling SUV and is the perfect companion for getting lit before your favorite sporting event. However, this may also be just the ticket for an outdoor rave in Texas… Now if the...

Big Fish Audio Premiers The Jazz City Collection

Big Fish Audio has released The Jazz City Collection sample library. Inspired by the classic 1950s and 1960s jazz albums of artists like John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, and others, Jazz City features 14 construction kits of traditional Jazz loops. Also included are extras and alternate loops, bringing the total content to nearly 3 GB in just the WAV...

Omer Yosha Introduces The AirPiano – MIDI Controller

Omer Yosha has introduced the AirPiano, an innovative MIDI controller, which allows users to play and manipulate software instruments by moving their hands in the air space above it. According to Yosha’s sparse website: Above the AirPiano is a virtual matrix of keys and faders, each assigned with MIDI messages and ready to be triggered. The length of a...

Harmonix Set To Unleash RockBand 2 At E3

Harmonix is readying RockBand 2 for its official unveiling at the E3 conference in July. According to recent reports, improvements to the game include more realistic instruments with better accuracy and throughput, and educational tutorials so that you can learn to actually play. In addition, Harmonix is opening up their instrument platform to third party...

IK Multimedia Partners With Muse Research For Total Workstation Rack

IK Multimedia and Muse Research have teamed up to offer the Total Workstation Rack, a new virtual instrument powered by SampleTank and Receptor. The Total Workstation Rack is a combination of Muse Research’s unique Receptor hardware plug-in player with IK’s Total Workstation line of Powered By SampleTank instruments: SampleTank 2.5, Sonik Synth 2, Miroslav...