Umlaut Audio has released a new drum loop library, uBEAT, for Native Instrument’s Kontakt software. Combining a traditional MIDI file library with an eight-pad drum machine-style instrument, Umlaut developers say uBEAT offers “an intuitive workflow and three distinctive styles” to choose from – modern hip-hop, “pulsating” electro and “genre-bending” hybrid.
Native Instruments has released Traktor Pro 2.11.0, a free update that brings Ableton Link support and more. … Read More Traktor Pro Updated With Ableton Link Support
On Tuesday, Roland Corporation announced the availability of their System-8 Plug-Out Synthesizer, the new performance instrument which, they tout, features “the latest generation of the acclaimed Analog Circuit Behavior (ACB) technology.” The System-8 is a new hardware synth that uses analog circuit modeling to implement its own synth architecture and to recreate the circuits of… Read More Roland System-8 Plug-out Synthesizer Now Available
Roland has announced the availability of four new products: the DJ-808 DJ Controller; the TR-09 Rhythm Composer drum machine; the TB-03 Bass Line synthesizer; and The VP-03 Vocoder.
Acoustica and Soundtrack Loops have announced a collaboration, launching the Acoustica Loops Series, a multi-genre collection of loops and samples. The first release in this new joint Acoustica Loop Series is Rock and Industrial Loops and Samples, a collection of 2.15GB of music content.
Focusrite has introduced the Red 8Pre – a new audio interface that offers 16 analog inputs and 18 analog outputs and eight of Focusrite’s digitally-controlled mic preamps.… Read More Focusrite Announces Red 8Pre Interface
Avid has introduced Pro Tools | MTRX, a new audio interface for Pro Tools | HDX and HD Native.… Read More Avid Introduces Pro Tools MTRX Audio Interface
Maschine Jam’s workflow centers on an 8×8 multicolor click-pad matrix, which can be used for sequencing, experimenting with pattern and scene arrangements, and playing melodies. … Read More Native Instruments Maschine Jam Now Shipping