Arturia’s $2,899 PolyBrute isn’t for the faint of coronary heart. However it’s definitely gotten the synth nerd world all worked up. And with good purpose: Its six analog voices, three LFOs, twin filters, digital results, distinctive Morphée and ribbon controllers make it one of many extra attention-grabbing devices to be introduced within the final couple years. Till now although, solely a fortunate few have managed to get their palms on one. Now the primary batch of the excessive finish synth are delivery world broad and will likely be within the palms of keen customers quickly sufficient.
With the PolyBrute formally out within the wild now, Arturia additionally introduced Join — a desktop companion app that permits you to create patches, handle your presets and management the synth in actual time. It’s a pleasant contact, particularly since you should utilize it as a plugin together with your favourite DAW for advanced automations.
Should you’re really contemplating choosing up a PolyBrute however haven’t made up your thoughts but, you may tune right into a livestream on February sixteenth at 12PM ET the place the engineers behind the PolyBrute will talk about its design, share some favourite patches and speak about their go-to sound design methods.