NAMM 22: What Is This Cicada?

US Its an Acoustic Modulation synth      03/06/22

I didn't film this and I'm not entirely sure what it is, but its cool!

Here's what the website at has to say:

Cicada's unique feature is the system's ability to transform electrical signals into precise mechanical vibrations capable of generating acoustic modulation.

Our system allows you to control and interact with acoustic synthesis in a spontaneous and playful way.


All NAMM 2022 News |  Videos |  Live Blogs |  Follow us on Twitter and Facebook

Even more news...


Get Our Newsletter


The 1991 Videogame inspired by rave culture. 

Hex (feat. Coldcut) wrote the trippiest sounding game!

MORE Home Keyboards that are Actually AWESOME Synths! 

Not somewhere you usually look...

Soma Labs Flux - New Instrument Presentation 

No touch, highly expressive

With Divkid, Gaz and Richard Nicol

The Sonicstate 808 MegaThread 

Stories, Software, and Sizzle to celebrate SonicTALK milestone

Gigging with 30-year-old Computers! 

A Retro-Amiga Expo & Afterparty