Composer and synthesist Junkie XL discusses how he uses hardware samplers in the latest episode of his Studio Time series. … Read More Hardware Samplers With Junkie XL
SKYLIFE today introduced the stand-alone version of WaveRobot 5, a stand-alone graphical loop and transient finder that was formerly only available in combination with SampleRobot.… Read More SKYLIFE Releases WaveRobot 5 Advanced Loop And Transient Finder
The Sound Co has introduced The Vintage Synth Collection, a set of sound libraries based on vintage synths.… Read More The Sound Co. Intros Vintage Synth Collection
Native Instruments has introduced Elastic Thump, a new Maschine Expansion. described as ‘a modern, melodic take on future funk’.… Read More Native Instruments Releases ‘Elastic Thump’ Maschine Expansion
Replicant Sounds has introduced the TT-606 Replicant Sample Pack, a collection of 9 Cyclone Analogic TT-606 instruments, recorded at various tune / tone / decay / snappy / timbre settings, and with multiple accent settings. The sample library also comes with versions formatted for Ableton Live, Novation Circuit, Elektron Analog Rytm and more.
The Live Pack features more than 120 Drum and Instrument Racks, with tweakable processing; over 180 audio loops for slicing; plus MIDI clips, effects chains and more.… Read More Ableton Intros Beat Tools Beatmaking Toolkit
Optigan.com has introduced a new Optigan sound disc, Darksophone. Darksophone features the work of indie rock veteran Pall Jenkins (The Black Heart Procession, Three Mile Pilot). It includes the sound of musical saw, Marxophone, skeletal guitar and heavy drums. For those unfamiliar with the Marxophone, it’s a zither-like instrument that is played with a series of keys, which… Read More New Optigan Sound Disc, ‘Darksophone’
Applied Acoustics Systems has released the Multiverse sound bank for the Chromaphone 2 synthesizer and AAS Player plug-ins, in collaboration with musician and sound designer Thiago Pinheiro. Multiverse is Pinheiro’s first contribution to the AAS Sound Bank Series. The 100-preset collection consists of “otherworldly textures, unusual melodic and percussive elements” as well as a range… Read More AAS Debuts ‘Otherworldly’ Multiverse Sound Pack for Chromaphone