accSone let us know that they will be introducing Crusher X 6 at Superbooth 17, being held in Berlin April 20-22, 2017. … Read More Crusher-X 6 Granular Synthesis Plug-in (Superbooth 17 Preview)
Polyverse Music & Infected Mushroom has introduced a new audio effect, I Wish, for Mac & Windows (AU/VST). I Wish is a granular note freezer for Mac and Windows. When you hit a note on your MIDI keyboard, the plug-in creates a tiny loop, at the wavelength of that note and can create a diverse range of… Read More Polyverse & Infected Mushroom Intro Granular Note Freezer Plugin
The Collidoscope, above, is a hardware synth prototype, created by researchers Ben Bengler & Fiore Martin, that is a ‘musical microscope’ for up to four people. “Think of Collidoscope as a musical microscope that allows you to zoom into sounds and explore their beautiful peculiarities, and in the next moment, to play and perform your sonic discoveries like… Read More The Collidoscope Synthesizer – A Collaborative ‘Musical Microscope’
Sunday Synth Jam: This video, via Peter Speer, captures his performance of Constanze M 757 – a modular synth soundscape featuring granular synthesis.
Bastl Instruments has released updated firmware for their microGranny monophonic granular synthesizer. Here’s what’s new in microGranny version 2.4:
apeSoft has released iPulsaret 2.0, a major update to its real-time granular synthesizer for iOS. Here’s a preview of what’s new in version 2.0: