Native Instruments has announced the release of the third season of their TruTorials video series. The short (90-second) tutorials feature key Maschine workflow tips presented, as they describe it, “in a fresh, inspiring format.” TruTorials Season 3 explores more hands-on techniques, and cover music production skills ranging from essential workflow tips, to exploring more creative… Read More Native Instruments’ TruTorials Season 3 Now Available
Today, Sonic Faction announced Tricky Traps, a suite of interactive gadgets for Ableton and Max for Live. Tricky Traps is a bundle of 16 “creative contraptions” for Ableton and Max for Live and includes step sequencers, MIDI effects, audio effects and instruments which the user can mix and match in any order. Developers explain, “Tricky… Read More Tricky Traps – Interactive Gadgets For Ableton, Max For Live
Secret Base Design, in conjunction with Confusion Studios (MIDI Designer) and Audeonic Apps (MIDI Bridge/MIDIbus), has announced MidiTV, free software that brings MIDI to the Apple TV streaming set top box. Why would you want MIDI on your television? MidiTV + an Apple TV turn your television into a big-screen platform for music apps. This means that… Read More Secret Base Design Turns Apple TV Into MidiTV
Wave Alchemy recently announced the release of Spectrum, a virtual synthesizer for Native Instruments’ Kontakt 5. Wave Alchemy developers’ goal with Spectrum was to bring together “the iconic sounds of the most sought-after analog and digital synths in existence,” giving users the flexibility to layer, blend and transform patches, tones and timbres into evolving sounds,… Read More Wave Alchemy Releases Spectrum for Kontakt 5
Swedish instrument maker Elektron released a new video today, teasing an as-yet unannounced product. Elektron has not announced any details on the new product yet, but were were able to check it out at the 2016 Summer NAMM Show. Here’s what we can tell you now:
Nektar Technology, creators of Panorama and Impact LX controller lines today announced a significant update to their Nektar DAW Integration for Reason. This update makes all Panorama and Impact products compatible with Reason 9 and also offers a substantial expansion of Rack Extension mapping. Here are the details on the update:
Propellerhead Software announced today that the updated Reason 9 software is now available for purchase. First introduced a month ago, the latest version of the music production software builds on the Reason platform by introducing new devices, sounds, and creative tools.
Softube has announced that Modular – their software Eurorack modular synthesizer – is now available for OS X & Windows. Modular is a expandable software modular system, designed to emulate a hardware Eurorack modular synthesizer. Softube combined their talents with those of Eurorack inventor Doepfer and other Euro manufacturers to develop emulations of the original… Read More Softube Modular Virtual Eurorack Modular Synthesizer Now Available