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Modal Electronics Summer 2022 Promotion

Wherever your summer vacation takes you, it’s the best time to visit a local music store and participate until 31 August 2022 in our #ModalSummer2022 competition.
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Modal Electronics partners with Musik Meyer GmbH to reorganise key markets distribution

Modal Electronics, a leading global synthesiser manufacturer, partners with KORG & More, a brand unit of Musik Meyer GmbH, as their exclusive distribution partner for their ground-breaking synthesiser portfolio in Germany and Austria, Switzerland (Musik Meyer Switzerland) and BENELUX (Musik Meyer Benelux).
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Modal Quick Dive: COBALT8 Chorus (v2)

In this Quick Dive instalment, we'll be taking a closer look at the new "Chorus 2" effect, introduced with COBALT8 Firmware v1.4. Chorus 2 is plucked straight out of the COBALT5S, providing a great new tool to create a lush and dense synth sound.
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MODALapp version 2.8.3 now available

MODALapp v2.8.3 improves the reliability, stability and enhances the user experience with all Modal synthesisers
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Modal Mysteries: HyperLandia Bass

This episode of Modal Mysteries covers one of the biggest names in EDM; Joel Zimmerman, AKA Deadmau5, brings an epic blend of synthwave and progressive EDM in one of his recent tracks, "Hyperlandia feat. Foster the People." The Modal Mystery covers the club mix in particular. The simple yet effective synthwave bass shown on the COBALT5S is a textbook example of how easy and effective the COBALT series of synthesisers are. All synth elements in the mix were recreated using modal synths as well.
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Modal Electronics Backstage: Venus Theory, Part Two

In Part 2 of our latest Modal Electronics Backstage Blog Article we catch up with Sound Designer, Composer and Content creator Venus Theory. From creative inspiration to top sound design tips and techniques - plus some of the stellar Modal Electronics Content created to-date - we take a deep-dive into the wonderful world of this eclectic creative.
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COBALT8 Firmware v1.4 Available Now

COBALT8 Firmware v1.4 is a bug fix release to address a user-reported issue with FX presets.
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Modal Masters: Percussion and Effects with ARGON8

Get an in-depth look at some creative ways to make synthetic drums and percussion effects in your own productions. Using the fast workflow of the Modal App, we'll create some new sounds on the fly. We'll then take those sounds into Ableton and explore some effective ways to blend the percussion in with side-chain compression and Xfer LFO tool. This instalment is shown on an ARGON8 but also applies to other MODAL synths, like COBALT8 or COBALT5S.
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Modal Electronics Backstage: James Bunton, Part Two

Part 2 of our Backstage Blog Article with producer, mix engineer and composer James Bunton, discussing his influences, studio gear and of course, the latest addition to his studio, ARGON8.
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COBALT8 Firmware v1.3 + new updates for MODALapp / MODALplugin

With COBALT8 Firmware v1.3 we port the celebrated COBALT5S Chorus effect algorithm to its larger siblings. In addition, the new MODALapp and MODALplugin Versions contain full control for the new Effect and MODALplugin now supports COBALT5S.
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Modal Electronics Backstage: James Bunton, Part One

In our latest 2-part Backstage Blog Article we catch up with producer, mix engineer and composer James Bunton, discussing his influences, studio gear and of course, the latest addition to his studio, ARGON8.
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Modal Mysteries: Increasing Ambition

Our First Modal Mystery Melody is based on a popular indie game that featured a soundtrack exclusively from UK-based indie label Ghostly Digital. One of Michna's entries features a dreamy string pad with a long release tail and a touch of white noise, giving it a relaxed and airy mood. This episode features the build of that lead for COBALT8.
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Modal Electronics Backstage: Venus Theory, Part One

In Part 1 of our latest Modal Electronics Backstage Blog Article we catch up with Sound Designer, Composer and Content creator Venus Theory. From creative inspiration to top sound design tips and techniques - plus some of the stellar Modal Electronics Content created to-date - we take a deep-dive into the wonderful world of this eclectic creative.
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Modal Electronics Backstage: The Flight, Part Two

In Part 2 of our Backstage Blog Article Series we head back to east London to catch up with the Ivor Novello award winning duo, Joe Henson and Alexis Smith, formally known as The Flight.
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How MPE Unlocks New Dimensions of Sound

Revealing new frontiers of creative manoeuvrability, MIDI Polyphonic Expression (or MPE, as it’s better known) allows for more intricate and natural sculpting of electronically-generated sound.
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