AudioThing has introduced Valve Exciter – a Harmonic Enhancer plug-in with vintage valve emulation.
The exciter section features hand-tuned filters with the ability to sweep the center frequencies via the Harmonics knob.
The valve section is modelled after a softer custom version of the vintage Telefunken ECC83 tubes with drive, triode/pentode mode and bias settings. Continue reading
Akai iMPC Pro and the MPC Element Controller are featured on the latest episode of Mitch Gallager’s iOS Update. Continue reading
Tuna DJ Gear has announced that their Kickstarter project to create Tuna Knobs – tangible knobs for touchscreen devices – is fully funded.
They have also announced ‘stretch goals’ for funding. Here’s what they have to say about the stretch goals: Continue reading
Holderness Media has introduced Caramel – a Crunch & Crusher Effect for iPad.
Here’s what they have to say about it: Continue reading
This two part video series, via sonicstate, offers an in-depth Bitwig Studio review.
In the videos, Nick Batt and Gaz Williams take a look at Bitwig Studio - a new cross-platform DAW (Windows, OS X, Linux). In part 1, above, they review the features of Bitwig Studio. In part 2, below, they take a deeper look at the new DAW: Continue reading
At the 2014 Summer NAMM Show, PreSonus introduced the AudioBox iTwo Studio recording kit.
The AudioBox iTwo Studio combines a USB bus–powered interface for Mac, Windows, and iPad with Studio One Artist DAW software (Mac and Windows), Capture Duo recording software (iPad), monitoring headphones, a large-diaphragm condenser microphone, Nimbit Free account, and all necessary cables. Continue reading
2014 Summer NAMM Show: At this year’s Summer NAMM Show, Zivix is showing the Jamstik – a wireless portable digital guitar controller. Continue reading
iZotope have teamed with Black Octopus, creators of sounds for music production, to release Modern Grooves, a new expansion pack for BreakTweaker, iZotope’s drum sculpting and beat sequencing plug-in.
The expansion includes more than 300 sounds with 40 presets: modern, clean and crisp sounds “with a dash of retro throwback,” all “designed to have a timeless feel” and work well with a wide range of material. Continue reading