ROLI have added the Lightpad M to their versatile touch-based controller and instrument range BLOCKS. Based on a portable and modular multi-touch pad, the Lightpad M adds a new ‘microkeywave’ system taken rom the flagship ROLI Seaboard range, a redesigned silicone surface with 255 ‘microkeywaves’ to enhance its sensitivity and is 50% brighter than the original.
Drum and bass heads at the ready, Blocks is back with his first solo offering for Narratives Music.
Promising “ethereal vocals, forlorn strings and analogue bursts of glassy synths”, the 'Séance EP' is set to carry on the label's tradition of pushing the boundaries of 170bpm. As Blocks himself says: “Drum and bass is anything you can get away with”.
Due for release in May, the EP consists of the following four tracks: