Music Gear News

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

Yamaha Unveil MX88 Synthesizer In Run-up To Superbooth

Yamaha's MX88 Synth
Yamaha's MX88 Synth
Yamaha have just announced the first release of this year's Superbooth convention, the MX88 Music Synthesizer. A comprehensive and versatile synthesizer that lends itself to the modern piano player, the MX88 synth builds on over a century of manufacturing experience to create one of the industries most exciting synth releases to date.

Featuring an 88-key graded Hammer standard keyboard, the MX-88 Music Synthesizer emulates an authentic piano experience whilst maintaining all the benefits of modern technology. With a core-compliant advanced USB Audio/MIDI integration suitable with a number of music systems, and direct connectivity to any iOS devices, the player is granted unprecedented versatility within both recording and live-based environments.

An extensive selection of onboard voices provide the player with a variety of textures, so that they can effortlessly blend and assimilate their own nuanced tones. The MX88's 1,000 voices each make use of the waveforms from the MOTIFX XS, bring a sense of familiarity to an all new and re-imagined model. The MX88's 128 note polyphony grants the user with a means for ultimate expression and the ability to create seamless textures on an epic scale. Ergonomic by its very nature, the 4 part real-time knob controller is fitted with assignable functions, helping you to dramatically increase your workflow and recall your favourite sounds.

The MX88 Music Synthesizer comes bundled with Steinberg Cubase AI DAW software for PC/Mac and Cubasis LE for iOS, meaning that you can start creating music straight out of the box!

Follow on Facebook and Twitter to be the first to hear about the latest music gear offers and news.

By Josh Hummerston

Posted on 20 Apr 2017 13:33 to category : Instruments News

Related Music News


A synth that boasts a range of interesting parameters, Novation's Peak brings next-level user operation to the fold, promising an immersive creative experience.

19 Apr 2017 16:14

The next design from tech titans Novation, the Circuit Mono Station looks to follow on from Bass Station II, picking up where its older brother left off.

19 Apr 2017 16:01

Building on previous sucssesses, QSC's K.2 range pave the way forward within the realm of speaker technology, throwing several innovative features into the mix

17 Apr 2017 00:10

Setting a new standard for audio interfaces, the Goliath HD offers a range of exciting new features that enhance and refine your audio for optimum results

13 Apr 2017 13:37

Keeley's GC-2 Guitarist Limiting Amplifier and Monterey Fuzz Vibe Rotary Wah in White and Gold will be available at a reduced price from the 14/04/2017

12 Apr 2017 15:31

Recent Music News


Designed in collaboration with celebrated musician Devin Townsend, Mooer's Ocean Machine blends gorgeous, transient tones with powerful expression and depth.

24 Apr 2017 13:35

JHS Pedals give us the lowdown on their latest pedal launches and re-releases from NAMM 2017, with products Shipping to European dealers on April 24th.

21 Apr 2017 15:18

Introducing a sleek aesthetic to an established favourite, Arturia's Step Range offer an extensive selection of creative options to the discerning musician.

21 Apr 2017 11:52

News has emerged from Superbooth that Behringer will be introducing their brand new Deep Mind 6, a smaller more condensed version of its big brother DeepMind 12

20 Apr 2017 16:32

Utilizing innovative features designed to complement the modern piano player, Yamaha's MX88 Synth offers a re purposed design and flawless functionality.

20 Apr 2017 13:33

Need to sort out your audio inconsistencies? iZotope launch an update across three of of their pieces audio editing software: Elements, Regular and Advanced.

20 Apr 2017 12:17