Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

NAMM 2012: Casio Announce Two New Synthesizers

Two New Unique Casio Syntheseizers
Two New Unique Casio Syntheseizers
Casio announce two types of unique synthesisers with a wide array of sounds and initiative controls at NAMM 2012. With a slim body and weighing only 5.4 kilograms, both new Synthesizers are equipped with 9 sliders and 4 assignable knobs making them portable and easy to transport, and even easier to control. Casio XW-G1 Groove Synthesizer includes various functions ideal for DJ's in this all in one unit including step sequencer, phrase sequencer, sampler looper as well as keyboard performance with 61-keys. It also features external input sound allowing overdubbing and the ability to play the keyboard while using rhythm patterns as backing tracks and change effects in real time. Also released is the Casio XW-P1 Performance Synthesiser designed specifically for creating sound and playing expressively in live performance or in the studio. Featuring 620 preset tones including solo synthesiser presets that offer vintage analogue synth sound, Hex layer ensembles sounds and a drawbar organ preset that can be controlled using nine functioning drawbars gives the user a wide array of sounds and effects to play expressively.
Posted on 19 Jan 2012 11:36 to category : Instruments News

Related Music News

thumbnail

Built to complement the modern percussive musician, the SPD::ONE range exhibits complete versatility and adaptability in the face of live performance.

26 May 2017 12:25
thumbnail

TC Helicon launch VoiceLive 3 Extreme vocal and guitar FX unit at Musikmesse 2015.

14 Apr 2015 16:15
thumbnail

TC Electronic expand the Ditto Looper lineup with the Ditto Stereo Looper.

14 Apr 2015 06:45
thumbnail

TC-Helicon have launched the Switch-6, a footswitch with, yep, 6 switches.

23 Sep 2014 16:49
thumbnail

A special edition version of the popular TC Electronic Ditto Looper pedal has been announced.

22 Jul 2014 16:00
thumbnail

The Play Acoustic is the first ever combined vocal and electro-acoustic guitar processer.

13 May 2014 16:00

Recent Music News

thumbnail

Building upon the success of the acclaimed Hall of Fame Reverb Pedal, the second instalment from TC Electronic sees a much more refined and modern rendition.

26 May 2017 09:55
thumbnail

Novation's Circuit Groovebox is now more expressive than ever, with new firmware granting players exciting new updates to enhance their playing experience

25 May 2017 11:53
thumbnail

Complete with integrated Wi-fi capabilities the Ui24R Recording and Mixing System can operate almost anywhere with unprecedented control and access.

24 May 2017 12:51
thumbnail

Following CITES agreement last year, Fender has announced that their Elite guitar and bass range will be subject to strict regulation and substitution of woods.

23 May 2017 12:21
thumbnail

A reinterpretation of its predecessor, the Moog Subsequent 37 CV Analog Synth builds upon a cumulative effort between Moog and the very people who play them.

18 May 2017 16:00
thumbnail

With the advent of various new files formats and the cancelling of several licensing programs, the MP3 is speculated to soon become a thing of the past.

17 May 2017 12:40