Well, these new itty-bitty analog synthesizers from Korg are just so cute I want to gobble them up. And from the demo video above, it sounds like the three Volca series keyboards are lovely little groove machines you might want to use, too.

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The synthesizers come in three Volca flavors: Keys (for leads), Bass (for bass lines, duh), and Beats (a drum machine). Pick the one that suits your style, or patch them together into a neat little music assembly line like so:

The synths both make the funky sounds and have built-in 16-step sequencers so you can use them to make simple beats on the fly.

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At 7.61 inches x 4.54 inches each of the synths is smaller than an Apple bluetooth keyboard, they each weigh less than a pound, and they're powered by six AA batteries. For a $150, these bundles of beats might be hard to resist. [Korg]