Compositional tools creator Spitfire Audio has announced the first releases in its “Extended Family” series of sample libraries, all produced by third-party developers. The first libraries released are SD01 Dustbundle, and Redcola Trailer Giant volume 1.
British sample developers Sound Dust have created the first library, SD01 Dustbundle, a purpose-built bundle comprising all six of the company’s top-selling, “most inspiring, and delightful” virtual instruments for Native Instruments’ Kontakt platform. The bundle has instruments sampled from vintage 19th century Scottish Dulcitone keyboards, tonewheel organs, a “plastic ghost piano,” and the hilariously named Grand Thrift Autoharp. Continue reading →
Rishabh Rajan has released the NI Massive Sound Design Recipe Book – a free iBook.
In this book, sound designer and producer, Rajan, shares 8 self-contained sound design projects that are recipes to get your synth skills honed.
Each project includes zoomable screenshots and audio examples so you can follow along. You will learn how to create monophonic sawtooth leads, basses, click organs, retro strings, wobble basses, eerie pads, EDM snare sounds and more. Continue reading →
Sabroso! A Road Trip to Colombia’s Caribbean Coast – is a new mini-documentary that takes a look the electronic music scene of Colombia and how the area’s musical heritage has shaped its contemporary music scene – a blend of traditional influences and modern sounds.