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  1. The Magic of Strega: Alessandro Cortini's Collaboration with Make Noise in a Revolutionary Eurorack Module

    The article 'The Magic of Strega: Alessandro Cortini's Collaboration with Make Noise in a Revolutionary Eurorack Module' explores Strega, a new audio instrument designed in collaboration with Alessandro Cortini. With the ability to generate control signals, conjure audio tones, and process external sounds, Strega is a powerful and versatile tool that offers new sound possibilities. Its patchable 7 sources and 13 destinations, touch bridges, and gateways for momentary modulation routings make it compatible with Eurorack Modular Synthesizer Signals. It includes output cables, AC adapter, headphone, line level amplifier, and Eurorack Output. The small and rugged steel enclosure matches the form factor of 0-Coast and 0-CTRL, and was designed to be controlled by the 0-COAST or the 0-CTRL's MIDI CV B outputs. The article provides insight into Strega's features, capabilities, and innovative design that combines the seen and unseen, the sign and magic, and the alchemy of sound.

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  2. Get Your Portable Eurorack System Rolling with the ST MIXER: A 5-Channel Stereo Panning Mixer with Headphone Amplifier

    The ST MIXER is a versatile and portable 5-channel stereo panning mixer with a built-in headphone amplifier. It is a great final output module for a small eurorack system designed for use with headphones or portable recorders. The mixeur has three mono channels with level and panning control and one stereo channel with level control and separate inputs for left and right. It also has a stereo headphone output with level control that can drive most headphones and doubles as a recording output. The ST MIXER is perfect for a starter eurorack system with a couple of synth voices and a stereo effect. It is available as a DIY kit from Thonk and Exploding Shed.

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  3. Exploring the Features and Benefits of Boredbrain Music Monitr: The Ultimate Eurorack Master Output Control Module

    The Boredbrain Music Monitr is a comprehensive audio output monitoring module for Eurorack systems, featuring a stereo VCA-controlled input mixer with CV per channel, a master volume control and dual 5-segment VU meters, as well as a powerful headphone section for live performance and detailed monitoring. Its two stereo inputs, IN 1 and IN 2, are AC-coupled specifically for audio signals and mixed via stereo VCA circuits to reduce noise and allow for external voltage control. The headphone circuit is designed to drive a wide range of headphones with a volume adjustment and a 3-way switch for cueing during live performances. OUT L and OUT R provide balanced line-level stereo output via TRS jacks, allowing for low-noise signal transmission over longer cable runs.

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  4. Ciao Black by Bastl Instruments: The Compact Eurorack Module for High Quality Line Outputs and Headphone Amplification

    The Bastl Instruments Ciao Black is a compact Eurorack module that provides high quality line outputs and headphone amplification for modular enthusiasts. With four line outputs (including two balanced outputs and one stereo output that can double as a second headphone output), this module is perfect for both recording and live performances. The headphone output can easily switch between the stereo channels, and a dedicated switch allows you to mix channel A and channel B. The Ciao Black also features an internal normalization that converts mono signals to stereo, and a line level clipping indication per channel.

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