Virtual Vocalist, Hatsune Miku, ‘Announces’ US Tour

Like something out of a William Gibson novel, virtual vocalist Hatsune Miku has ‘announced’ plans for a 2016 US concert tour. Hatsune Miku – whose name translates to ‘sound of the future’ –  is a anime vocalist, with a voice synthesized using Yamaha’s Vocaloid. Vocaloid works by combining text with note and performance information, entered… Read More Virtual Vocalist, Hatsune Miku, ‘Announces’ US Tour

Questionably Barbershop Is ‘4-Part Harmony In A Box’

Soundiron has introduced Questionably Barbershop – a 4-piece male vocal ensemble sound library, crafted in the style of an ‘old timey’ Barbershop Quartet. Soundiron describes the new vocal library as ‘4-part harmony in a box.’ Here’s what they have to say about Questionably Barbershop: Each one of our singers (Mike: Tenor Lead, Gregg: Baritone, Spencer: Bass and ‘Mikey’:… Read More Questionably Barbershop Is ‘4-Part Harmony In A Box’

Voice Of Rapture: The Alto Puts An Opera Singer In Your DAW

Soundiron has released Voice of Rapture: The Alto, a new sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt, based on the voice of Kindra Scharich, right. Voice of Rapture: The Alto is a solo operatic mezzo-soprano vocal library that captures the voice of Scharich, with a wide variety of playable chromatic articulations and melodic elements. The Alto includes… Read More Voice Of Rapture: The Alto Puts An Opera Singer In Your DAW