What we're buying: BeatsX wireless buds, Roland JP-08, Paprika app
New synth toys, recipe apps that are worth the money and Beat's wireless headphone buds.
Roland reissues classic D-50 synth for its 'Boutique' line
The new D-05 module has all the sounds of the original plus a few modern extras.
Roland's revival of the iconic TR-808 makes classic sounds portable
The TR-08 drum machine joins the TR-09 and TB-03 that debuted last year.
Roland founder and music legend Ikutaro Kakehashi dies
Digital sound wouldn't be the same without him.
Roland's compact mixer improves audio for your phone videos
The GO:MIXER tracks two instruments and vocals when paired with a mobile device.
12 gifts for music nerds
Synthesizers, turntables and high-end headphones.
Roland's System-8 keyboard is all the synths you want in one case
The company may have just created your favorite synthesizer.
Roland's System-8 synthesizer does almost everything
You can play multiple vintage synths at once on a single keyboard.
Roland's new take on the iconic TR-909 delivers nostalgia aplenty
Unlike the AIRA line, the new TR-09 carries a vintage look similar to the original.