Sinevibes Intros Fraction Audio Slicing Workstation


Sinevibes has introduced Fraction, a new OS X effect plugin, designed for ‘deep real-time manipulation and re-engineering of sound’.

Fraction features 8 slicers, which record and repeat small portions of the input audio at defined points in time, slightly or radically changing the rhythmical arrangement.

Each slice has three dedicated effect processors, with a wide range of algorithms, and their parameters can be animated in sync with the slice repeater. Rolls, stutters, fills, breaks and transitions can be done with ease. Continue reading

DFX Digital Multi-FX App Adds MIDI Control


Fingerlab has released a major update to DFX – its digital Multi-FX app for iPad:

We are happy to announce DFX version 2.0 with a freshly added Midi Engine.

You can now plug any Midi controller or keyboard, relax and watch DFX reacting to the push of a fader or the turning of a rotary button. Multiple controllers, multiple gestures are welcome. We have covered pretty much much any control in DFX.

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Flection, ‘The Ultimate Waveshaper’, Now Available

flectionElephant Candy has released Flection – an app they describe as ‘the ultimate waveshaper for iPad’.

Flection is a precision tool for shaping your sound. It offers high quality stereo audio processing at very low latency, flexible control and multi-faceted visual feedback.

Waveshaping is typically known to work great for guitar distortion, but you can use Flection just as well with drums, vocals or synths. Continue reading

iZotope RX Loudness Control Now Shipping

 iZotope is now shipping RX Loudness Control their offline loudness plug-in. Part of iZotope’s RX family of post production products, RX Loudness Control analyzes and renders a mix for loudness compliance “in faster than real-time,” while preserving the dynamics of the mix.

RX Loudness Control automates an “historically tedious” workflow with what iZotope is lauding as the fastest, most transparent, and most accurate processing available today: “Audio or video post production professionals working for broadcast can now access intelligent, automatic loudness compliance with just two clicks: one click to analyze audio, and one click to comply.”
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BIAS FX Amp & Effects Processor Now Available

bias-fx-ipadPositive Grid has announced that BIAS FX for iPad – a new amp-and-effects processor – is now available. A desktop version is also in development.

BIAS FX offers a huge collection of newly developed, high-definition pedal and rack effects are included: gate, boosters, overdrive, distortion, fuzz, equalizers, tremolo, phaser, flanger, chorus, octaver, compressors, delays, spring and plate reverbs.

Here’s the official intro video: Continue reading