SoundToys Releases Updated Version 4.2

ST_horizontal_lockupProfessional effects plug-in maker SoundToys recently announced the release of SoundToys version 4.2 with 64-bit support for Audio Units and Windows VST formats. The new release covers the full line of real-time native hosted plug-ins.

With this release, SoundToys plug-ins are now compatible with Logic Pro X, Ableton Live 9, Digital Performer 8 on Mac and other 64-bit Audio Unit hosts. SoundToys now supports 64-bit VST hosts such as Cubase, Nuendo, Sonar, and Ableton Live 9 on the PC. [Speed for Logic X is still in development.]

Pricing and Availability. The upgrade to SoundToys version 4.2 is available, free of charge, for all registered SoundToys V4 users, all Boutique Series owners (Devil-Loc, Radiator, Little MicroShift, etc) and the installers can be found in your SoundToys account. Additional pricing information for new customers, or for other upgrades, can be found at the SoundToys site.

SoundToys is also offering a limited time “all in” promotion, through August 18, which adds the Boutique Series plug-ins to every new SoundToys Native Effects bundle purchase.

Sonic Faction Beatdown Refill Packs Available

SonicFaction-Beatdown_refill_backsSonic Faction announces their new Beatdown Refill Packs, 4 new drum instruments for Ableton Live.

Inspired by and categorized by the varied electronic music scenes in Berlin, Los Angeles, Miami and Sydney, the Beatdown Refill Packs tout “drum sounds from the underground.”

Key features include:

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Sonic Faction Intros Whoosh Machine v2.0 For Ableton Live 9

sonic-faction-whoosh-machineSonic Faction has introduced Whoosh Machine v2.0 for Ableton Live 9, an effects creation tool designed for creating ‘face-melting’ transitions.

Key Features:

  • Major update to the original instrument… ‘this is the Whoosh Machine on steroids’.
  • Live 9 browser support: Search for effects based on keywords and categories.
  • High quality sampled white noise and sampled analog oscillators.
  • Built in Filter & Pitch Envelopes for one-push auto sweeping.
  • Integrated LFO’s for rhythmic textures and pitched mayhem.
  • 8 filter types, built in Multi FX Rack.
  • Includes 50 custom made clips for drag/drop whoosh intervals.

Here’s an audio demo of Whoosh Machine v2.0 in action:

Minimum System Requirements:

  • Ableton Live 8.4 and/or Live 9.0.4 (Mac and Windows).

Whoosh Machine v2.0 is is available now for $5 at the Sonic Faction site.

Free Live 9 Updates & Max for Live Push Integration From Sonic Faction

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Sonic Faction has released free Live 9 updates for all of its Ableton Live instruments. And for Max for Live users, they have updated their Step Sequencers to work with Push, APC40 and Launchpad.

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