Twisted Electrons Introduces Acid8

Twisted Electrons has just released Acid8, its new hybrid digital/analog acid machine controlled by a powerful step sequencer.

The “heart” of Acid8 is an 8-BIT oscillator that developer Alex Smith says “can be manipulated to the extreme” with 16 waveforms to choose from, and the capability to even redraw your own waveforms. Users can apply up to 5 DSP effects at once, invert bits of the digtal signal for “weird” harmonics and effects, or link the env mod to pitch for percussive sounds, among other features.
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Studio Electronics’ Circles Sequencer Sneak Peek

A short annotated sneak peak at Studio ElectronicsCircles from the sequencer’s designer, Marc Sirguy.

Studio Electronics is showing the sequencer this week at Musikmesse in Frankfurt, Germany. We’ll share more information about Circles as it becomes available.

Updated Koushion 4.2 Now Available

koushionDeveloper Ian Wagner let us know that Koushion – his step sequencer app for iOS – has been updated to version 4.2.

Here’s what new in Koushion 4.2:

  • Per-step gate and velocity editing
  • Embedded app manual viewer for offline reference
  • Minor UI tweaks to improve accessibility to frequently accessed controls

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