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Native Instruments: 25 years Pushing the Boundaries of Sound

In this week’s episode, CEO Constantin Koehncke and President Robert Linke of Native Instruments join host Dmitri Vietze to explore the future of sound and music production. After 25 years, Native Instruments continues to be at the forefront of digital music creation and performance with state-of-the-art synths, samplers, guitar rig effects, amp simulators, and more.

Find out how companies like Native Instruments are simplifying the creative experience while expanding entry level accessibility, allowing artists to be more creative, less administrative. Discover how Native Instruments is championing increased diversity of creators, listeners, and musical styles. Hear Constantin and Robert’s vision for the future of digital collaboration, AI, the dawn of new genres, and more on this week’s episode.


2:20 25 years of Native Instruments

4:04 Artists that inspire you

7:01 Native Instruments and the Covid-19 Pandemic

10:38 Music industry shifts since the pandemic

13:53 Native Instruments new users = innovators

17:30 Music Tectonics Conference 2021 Sponsorship Announcement

19:13 Convergence of music instruments world and record labels

26:30 Native Instruments and Isotope

29:42 New product directions at Native Instruments

33:00 Constantin's career backstory

36:00 Robert's career backstory

38:39 What industry trends are you keeping an eye on?


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The Music Tectonics podcast goes beneath the surface of the music industry to explore how technology is changing the way business gets done. Weekly episodes include interviews with music tech movers & shakers, deep dives into seismic shifts, and more.