DDMF has introduced Envelope, an iOS reverb audio unit for use as a standalone app or in AUv3 hosts like Cubasis Its true stereo reverberation algorithm is designed to create realistic acoustic spaces.
Developer Nikolozi Meladze has introduced NS1 – described as ‘a simple and intuitive virtual analog subtractive synthesizer’ for iPad. NS1 works as an Audio Unit extension inside a host application such as GarageBand or MultitrackStudio.
Buried in the deluge of developer announcements that Apple made at their World Wide Developer Conference yesterday was an interesting development for iOS mobile music making: Audio Unit Extensions. Here’s what Apple has to say about Audio Unit Extensions:
Sampleism has introduced Thales Model I – a new virtual instrument for Windows VST (32bit & 64bit), Mac OS X VST and AU. The instrument features the sound generated by early sixties computers. The sounds have been sourced in public domain films, which means that they are not clean: tape noises and background hisses are part of… Read More New Virtual Instrument, Thales Model I, Inspired Computer Sounds Of The 60s
Sinevibes has introduced Hexonator, a new audio effect for OS X. According to Sinevibes, Hexonator ‘creates organic chord progressions, tasty melodic textures, or ambient drones out of almost anything.’
Futucraft has released version 1.2 of Kairatune, a free software synth. The update adds native 64-bit support for Windows users and makes Kairatune available for Mac users for the first time. The OS X version supports both 32-bit and 64-bit Macs and is available as Audio Unit instrument as well as VST instrument. Here’s an audio… Read More Free Synth For Mac & Windows, Kairatune
Sinevibes has announced that Reactive, an Audio Unit that turns any audio into melodic materia, is now available: Reactive is an AudioUnit effect plugin that turns any sound into melodic material. It detects the input signal’s dynamic envelope, and converts it into pitch information via an eight-note keyboard matrix. The pitch and envelope are then simultaneously… Read More Sinevibes Reactive Now Available
Applied Acoustics Systems, developer of “software based synthesis tools,” has expanded its Sound Bank Series with new titles for its Chromaphone percussion synthesizer. Chromaphone combines acoustic resonators to create drums, percussion, mallet, string, and synth-like instruments. Drum skins, bars, marimbas, plates, strings, and tubes form pairs that are “sparked to life” by a configurable mallet… Read More Applied Acoustics Systems Expands Chromaphone Sound Bank Series