Sunday Synth Jam: This video, via tubesockor, captures a live performance of a Commodore 64 SID classic: Delta, by Rob Hubbard, from 1987. tubesockor notes that Hubbard’s theme is very similar to the classic Philip Glass Koyaanisqatsi main theme.
In this video, The 8-Bit Guy takes a look at how old-school 8-bit music worked, with an emphasis on video games systems.
Daniel Larsson has introduced SidTracker64, a new app that turns your iPad into ‘the ultimate chiptune production package tool’. SidTracker64 emulates the classic SID sound chip from the Commodore 64. The app is a retro-style music creation tool and synthesizer, combined with modern features such as MIDI keyboard and controller input, Audiobus 2 and Inter-App Audio for recording in your… Read More New App, SidTracker64, Turns Your iPad Into A Commodore 64 Chiptunes Music System On Steroids
ALM has introduced the Sid Guts – a new Eurorack module basd on the sound generator chip used in the Commodore 64. The MOS Technology 6581/8580 ‘Sound Interface Device’ chip, aka the ‘SID’, was the sound generator chip used in the Commodore 64 home computer. The SID, by the means of 3 wavetable oscillators, a… Read More ALM Sid Guts Puts C64 Sound Into A Eurorack Module
30 Years of MIDI was uploaded by: James Lewin
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C64 Bass Guitar – Cool to be Square Wave? was uploaded by: jeriellsworth
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MonoSynth Controller for Mssiah was uploaded by: grizzz
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Reader Tomislav Zlatic (Bedroom Producers Blog) sent word about another free Commodore 64 sample pack: I’ve just released Commodore 64 Synthesizer Sessions Part 2. The pack features 14 multisampled instruments and one multi patch, with a total of 142 samples in 16-bit WAV format (download size is 79.4 MB). Each instrument comes with Kontakt 5 and… Read More Free Commodore 64 Sample Library