John Villalpando

Twitch and music publishers to close licensing deal

Amazon-owned Twitch has operated under the DMCA for years without reaction, but since the pandemic brought the music industry’s attention to Twitch for live gigs, spurring huge growth for the platform. -form, music business organizations like the NMPA and RIAA have accused Twitch of taking advantage of the DMCA to …

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Retrokits RK-008 is a pocket MIDI sequencer

If you are a fan of Korg’s Volca line-up, then there’s a good chance you’ve heard the name Retrokits before. The company creates a bunch of useful tools to get the most out of your electronic music setup, but it’s specially designed MIDI cable which adds features like speed control …

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