Blinksonic Intros Substanz Groovebox For Reaktor

Blinksonic has introduced Substanz – a groovebox and finger-drumming platform for Native Instruments Reaktor. The developers say that Substanz provides a complete solution for switching between pre-built sequences and realtime finger drum performance, trigger by an external midi device. Features: 41 drum kits 164 original high quality sounds 100 presets 25 effects Komplete KONTROL S integration Heres the… Read More Blinksonic Intros Substanz Groovebox For Reaktor

Ableton and Skinnerbox Update Time & Timbre Polymetric Groove Engine

Ableton and the electronic duo Skinnerbox recently released a major update for Time & Timbre, the rhythm engine and drum synthesis instrument for Live. The revamped Max for Live toolkit allows the user to use the engine’s “unique rhythm and swing capabilities” throughout their music-making process. Time & Timbre has been a popular tool for… Read More Ableton and Skinnerbox Update Time & Timbre Polymetric Groove Engine

Freestyle Turns Your Computer Into A Live Rig Keyboard Workstation

New Sonic Arts has introduced Freestyle, a VST host for stage and studio. Freestyle is described as ‘a modular sound design and performance environment’. It lets you combine, split, layer and chain VST instruments and FX. ‘Rack View’ is intended for quickly building patches, while ‘Structure View’ provides complete access to the modular architecture, allowing manual ‘wiring’ between… Read More Freestyle Turns Your Computer Into A Live Rig Keyboard Workstation

Wave Alchemy Releases Spectrum for Kontakt 5

Wave Alchemy recently announced the release of Spectrum, a virtual synthesizer for Native Instruments’ Kontakt 5. Wave Alchemy developers’ goal with Spectrum was to bring together “the iconic sounds of the most sought-after analog and digital synths in existence,” giving users the flexibility to layer, blend and transform patches, tones and timbres into evolving sounds,… Read More Wave Alchemy Releases Spectrum for Kontakt 5