Sound Magic Releases Neo Harmonic, A Hybrid of EQ & Harmonic Exciter

Sound Magic has introduced Neo Harmonic, a hybrid EQ/harmonic exciter that they say ‘opens a new direction for EQ’.

Here’s what they have to say about Neo Harmonic:

There’s an EQ theory called “Yin and Yang” which says that adjusting one band will automatically influence the others. Neo Harmonic takes this theory to a new level by not only boosting/cutting the selected frequency, but also exciting the harmonic partials of that frequency, extending changes throughout the whole audible frequency band.

The result is a unique sound which traditional parametric EQs would be hard pressed to achieve. Neo Harmonic will give you a fuller sound, with more detail and clarity than is possible with a traditional parametric EQ.

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Novation Launchpad As A DIY Harmonic Table Controller

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This is a demo of using the Novation Launchpad as a sort of poor man’s harmonic table keyboard.

via hotchk155:

Using a Launchpad as a harmonic table controller (without staggered buttons).

Windows C++ program reads keypresses, maps notes and and drives Propellerheads Reason via Midi Yoke. Kind of like a poor mans Axis controller.

Apologies for the playing.. I was kind of making it up as I went along.

Electro-Harmonix Harmonic Octave Generator, With Guitar, Theremin, and Drums

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Sweetwater’s Daniel Fisher shows you tricks you can do with the Electro-Harmonix Harmonic Octave Generator and its foot controller.

Along the way, he demos the HOG with guitar, drum machine, and theremin.