Siren Audio has announced the release of new versions of Feedback and Generative, standalone applications for creating drones, textures and loops.
Two of the three applications in the 2011 Lorelei suite, the updated Generative and Feedback applications “retain the same core ideas of generating drone and loop based audio material via delays and granular synthesis,” the developers say, but give much more control to the user over how the sound is created.
This video, via thesoundtestroomUS, takes a look at Midimux and Audiomux, two new apps that are designed to route MIDI and audio, between iOS devices and Macs, over USB: Continue reading
Utami has released a new Max For Live plug-in, Space Time, which is a spectral effect suite.
Space Time is a spectral effect suite with a built-in visualizer. The suite works to create spectral reverb, ambiance, noise, time distortions, and a wide range of effects that can be played in real time. It has a unique filter system which Utami calls a synesthetic filter which works by converting the sound internally to a picture, and then applying Photoshop-style image filters to it before converting it back to a sound again.
The developers of SampleRobot have announced a new version of the software, SampleRobot Volca-X, that they say is designed to be the Korg Volca Sample‘s ‘best friend’.
The upcoming app will let you manage, convert and dump your custom samples for the Volca Sample. Continue reading
Image-Line has announced that Groove Machine Mobile is now available for Android, iOS and Windows (aka FL Studio Groove).
Groove Machine Mobile is a touch-based groove production & performance app, featuring a 10 pad sample-based drum machine and 5 polyphonic synth / sampler channels.
Here’s the official video intro to Groove Machine Mobile: Continue reading
In 2012, Apple bought Italian sample management software Redmatica, maker of sample management tools, leaving fans of the tools wondering if they would return.
Now, CDM reports that Redmatica’s AutoSampler has returned – as a MainStage plug-in, Auto Sampler. I
It’s part of Apple’s MainStage 3.1, which is tool designed to let you use Mac virtual instruments in live performance. The app has been used by Nine Inch Nails to power their live show. Continue reading
Klevgränd Produktion has introduced a new audio effect that they describe as ‘a hybrid between a simple reverb and a very complex delay.’
R0Verb consists of up to 50 separate delay lines, and puts you in charge of every single delay with controls for volume, pre-delay, feedback & high shelf. It can be used for everything from simple delays to complex spaces.
Here’s a preview of ROVerb in action: Continue reading
Glitchmachines has introduced Convex – a multi-effects processor, for Mac or Windows, designed for the creation of contorted artifacts, syncopated patterns and skewed digital textures.
Based around three classic effects; multimode filter, pitch shifter and delay, Convex generates dynamic variations of the input signal by morphing between two instances of each effect and modulating their key parameters using an extensive array of control modules. Continue reading