Max Million has released a new sound library, the second and final part of the Discrete Energy series:
Discrete Energy II provides the backbone for Glitch | IDM | Breaks or other forms of EDM music production.
Includes 443 MB of highly original and inspiring audio content. Every sample is as usable and fresh as humanly possible.
Developer Max Million has released Discrete Energy – a new sample library that ‘provides the backbone for Glitch | IDM | Breaks or other forms of EDM music production’.
Free Music Friday: Reader Zefan Sramek (aka Precipitation) has released his album, Late Arrival, with a ‘name your price’ model.
Free Music Friday: Musician and developer Chris Randal (Micronaut, Audio Damage) has released a new 5-track EP, an existing paradigm.
The EP is a “collection of various experiments in electronic music done over the course of 2012.”
It’s available on
Bandcamp with a ‘name your price’ model. See Randall’s site for more info on the release.
Sunday Synth Jam: This video, via Chris Randall, captures “a little late-night jam on some old-school IDM stylee.”
Gear used: Ableton Live, Audio Damage Phosphor, Replicant, Filterstation, and Automaton, Native Instruments Maschine, Eventide Space, Access Virus, and MeeBlip.
Posted in Music Videos, Synthesizers |
Tagged Ableton, Chris Randall, experimental, IDM, Maschine, MeeBlip, Micronaut, sister machine gun, Sunday Synth Jam, synth, synth jam |
The latest tutorial video, via
ohdratdigital, takes a look at how to make glitch drums and breaks:
This week’s video is all about how to create glitch drums and breaks, from subtle reworking all the way to Aphex Twin and Squarepusher style craziness!
For the download links to the plugins used in the tutorial, see
the OD site.
Posted in Samples, Loops, Software Effects & Audio Processors, Software Sequencers |
Tagged Ableton, Ableton Live, beatmaking, breaks, chopping, drums, glitch, glitch hop, glitchcore, IDM, Live, tutorial |
Julien Bayle posted this sneak preview of The Granulizator – a new granular synthesis tool for Ableton Live with Max For Live.
buffer size from 1ms to 10s
5 parameters to control grains (pitch, noise pitch, length, gain, stereo)
2 sources possible (grab audio from input OR use a sample from your disk)
Posted in Software Effects & Audio Processors, Software Synthesizers & Samplers |
Tagged Ableton, Ableton Live, design the media, FX, glitch, granular synthesis, granulator, IDM, julien bayle, Live, Max For Live, sound design, synthesis |
Kevin Holland and John Staskevich have officially introduced the NTH Music Synthesizer, a ‘fun-to-use, sonically-rich, hackable music synthesizer’.
The Nth Music Synthesizer features digital oscillators, an analog low-pass filter, an integrated step sequencer and MIDI I/O.
Back in November, we had a sneak preview of the
Nth Synthesizer. Now, Holland & Staskevich are planning a Kickstarter project to fund the production of the new synth, starting February 2, 2012. Upon successful funding, production of the NTH will begin and the design will be open-sourced.
Audio examples, product photos, and additional documentation can be found at the
Posted in Synthesizers |
Tagged 8-bit, chiptune, DIY, electronic, glitch, hackable, highly, Holland", homebrew, IDM, liquid, music, nth, nthsynth, retro, sequencer, sineqube, staskevich, synthesizer |