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2hp have announced a portable 42HP Eurorack case called Lunchbox, which will be available standalone, with power, or stuffed with modules. Pricing hasn't been placed on their website, but rumor has it the standalone will be only around $50! Image Credit: 2hp If you aren't familiar with 2hp they make Eurorack modules (a type of synthesizer format) sized to be only 2hp wide (in Euroroack the size of a module is determined by horizontal pitch or HP). While they aren't the only company in the world making portable Eurorack cases, they have a unique spin on it that is at...

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NAMM 2020: Apogee has announced Symphony Desktop, a 10-in/14-out audio interface that promises to blend the sound quality of the existing Symphony I/O MkII with the simplicity of its more affordable Duet and Quartet interfaces. This is the most affordable Symphony product ever, but still packs in flagship A/D converters and mic preamps, a dynamic touchscreen and a single control knob. One of the big potential highlights is the hybrid Alloy Mic Preamp emulation, which uses both analogue circuitry and DSP processing to create what Apogee is calling “the richest, most authentic audio modeling available in an audio interface”. Emulations of both...

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