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Featured - Celebrating 21 years of Novation with Bass Station II
Novation's hardware is used by music makers across the globe, from bedroom producers to chart-topping artists. Born in 1992, Novation has grown to be one of the world's leading manufacturers of MIDI controllers, synths and music production tools. The latest instalment is Bass Station II, an analogue redesign of the original classic Bass Station...
For a quick history of Novation, click here.
Launchpad S -- the next generation of Launchpad
Launchpad S is the evolution of Novation's best-selling Launchpad 64-button grid music controller -- with much brighter buttons, significantly faster refresh rate and it supports multiple software. Watch KillTheRobot's impressive performance above!
Free Supernova Soundpack for UltraNova & MiniNova
Novation is proud to announce the release of two new soundpacks for the MiniNova and UltraNova, containing sounds from the original Supernova sound banks, by the original sound designer. These soundpacks give you the original classic sounds of the turn of the century -- and they're absolutely free. Download the first volume here.
Listen to some of the patches on our SoundCloud page.
We now have two new iPad Apps ready to download for FREE!
Launchpad App - Click here to download
The Novation Launchpad is an app for iPad that enables you to make beats and music instantly. It's packed full of high quality loops and sounds that can be combined in the multi-colour 8x6 Launchpad grid to make and remix music. For more info, click here.
Launchkey App - Click here to download
Novation Launchkey is a powerful and unique analogue modelling synth. For more info, click here.
Novation synths on the road with Gotye
We've recently been talking to bass player Lucas Taranto about his experiences with Novation gear on stage. For the full article, including more pictures of his custom wood-grain UltraNova, click here.
The Outlook Sessions
We hooked up with some artists at Outlook Festival 2012 to discuss Novation. Check them out below.
Barely Legal and Dicer
DJ Barely Legal has been tearing up the London scene with her eclectic and energetic mixing of grime and garage which led to her appointment as a resident on MistaJam's BBC 1xtra show. Check out why she uses the Novation Dicer.
True Tiger live on stage
True Tiger have been making waves in the dubstep and grime music scene for some years now. See how they incorporate a host of Novation gear to reproduce their banging sound in a live setting.
Getting technical with Mark de Clive-Lowe
Think of modern trendsetters in jazz, and Mark de Clive-Lowe's name is among the first that springs to mind. Despite being in the underground consciousness for the best part of two decades, his sounds remain fresh and boundary-pushing. His live show gear setup mirrors that completely, combining piano, Fender Rhodes and a plethora of powerful electronic tools that let him improvise on the fly with instruments and electronically created sounds. Read the full article here.
Dorian Concept x MiniNova
We left Dorian Concept with the new MiniNova and this is what he came up with!