3 Guys talking Korg, technology, films, video games & other random stuff, sometimes with special guests! 100% unofficial, all views are our own.
KORG microKAST #37 Let's Talk Workstations
Join us as we delve into the world of music workstations - covering a little bit of history, what they are and why they are still such invaluable instruments today.
KORG microKAST #36 Kross Soundtrack Secrets
Welcome back to the microKAST! We return with a post November 5th bang with all the latest KORG news. This episode's main feature offers an in-depth look behind the scenes of the making of the soundtrack for the new Kross2-88MB workstation. Luke takes us through the creative process from original concept to finished track and explains exactly what is involved in putting a video soundtrack together quickly in order to produce a polished end result. #brew
KORG microKAST #35 A Nu Tube
It's Episode 35 of the microKAST! This time we shared a #brew with a special guest from VOX's UK arm of the R&D department, Phil Scarffe. He explained to us the inner workings of KORG's NuTube technology and how it is implemented in KORG & Vox products including the volca nubass and VOX Continental. It's also time to catch up on the latest Downloads and GearGoggles.
KORG microKAST #34 Believe In KARMA
Episode #34 sees the return of two fan favourites, Kronology and our TV Game Show Time Machine! Catch up on all the latest KORG News and then transport yourself back to 2001 to relive the launch of the Karma Workstation. This episode's game is Who Wants To Be A G1 Air - can Andy & Luke go all the way and win the jackpot?!
KORG microKAST #33 A Mega 16-Bit Sample Drive
Join us for part II of our look into the evolution of video game music. Following on from last episode's look at the rise of the 8-Bit era, we move on to the sounds found in the early 80's arcades. Listen to how these arcade machines inspired a new generation of home consoles and led to the global domination of the home console market by SEGA & Nintendo. Add into that a KORG minilogue xd, volca FM with Megadrive sounds in it and talk about the new SEGA & Taito KORG Gadgets for Nintendo Switch & you've got a bumper episode packed full of glorious retro-gaming sounds! We also take a look at the latest KORG Downloads and check out KORG gear recently spotted on stages around the world in GearGoggles. #brew
KORG microKAST #32 Rise Of The 8-Bits
The microKAST team are back with their latest episode! Catch up on all the latest KORG news and recent product releases and then take a journey back through the 8-bit era of gaming to learn how the sound chips in arcade machines, consoles and home computers developed throughout the 70's & 80's. The minilogue is on square wave & noise duty to help put these retro sounds in context and show easy it is to replicate them. Grab a #brew and enjoy!!
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This podcast is too good to be true! SonicState name dropping—grand! KORG is great; product specialists are the best; yay, music-tech-lovers unite!
Thanks for making this very well-produced show (Jingles! Segments! Funny!). It's definitely my new favorite podcast! "Point 5!"
Everything I look for in a podcast!
The perfect combination of hilarious banter and interesting discussion. In addition to being very entertaining, this podcast is perfect for keeping up with new Korg gear and learning new patches & techniques for utilizing Korg instruments!