apeSoft has released iDensity 2.0 – an up to its iOS ‘granular playground’.
iDensity offers: time/pitch shifting, time/pitch jittering, intricate textures, grain fountain/pulverizer, recording and manipulation of buffers, complex scrub pad exploration, dynamic envelope shape and more.
Here’s what’s new in version 2.0: Continue reading
Developer Chris Carlson has released Borderlands 2.0 – a major update to the granular synth for iPad.
Here’s what’s new in Borderlands 2.0:
- Audiobus Sender, Filter, and Receiver support
- AudioShare import and export
- Real time audio input recording and granulation
- Gesture recording and looping for cloud parameters and positions
Save and load “scenes” – presets of clouds, sounds, and automation
- Resonant filters for each grain cloud with per grain randomization
- Bugfixes and more
Here’s the official video introduction to Borderlands 2.0: Continue reading
Audiomodern has released SYNC – a loop-based sampler instrument for NI Kontakt, also available on WAV, AIFF & REX.
SYNC focuses on ‘futuristic sounding electronic & glitch drum groove construction kits’.
Here are the official audio demos: Continue reading
Darwin Arts has introduced Trilobite 0.9.3, a freely downloadable modular software synthesizer that lets you create new sounds using ‘Darwinian Evolution’.
Will it lead to ‘survival of the phattest’?
Check out this video intro and decide for yourself: Continue reading
Developer Richard Meyer has introduced Zed Synth, a new software synthesizer for iOS.
Zed Synth combines virtual analog synthesis with physical modeling. The app is also a unique audio effect processor for Audiobus. Continue reading
At the 2015 NAMM Show, Roland previewed another ‘Plug-Out’ synthesizer for the Aira System-1 platform, a recreation of the Promars synthesizer. Continue reading
Vast Dynamics has introduced Vaporizer – a new software synthesizer for Mac & Windows.
Vaporizer is a subtractive software synthesizer that they say offers a ‘fat virtual analog sound with low system CPU resource usage.’
A main focus of the synth is supersaw-like sounds with various unison and detune models. According to the company, ‘Vaporizer does not want to be smooth and gentle. It has sharp edges and can also be brutal.’ Continue reading
Max for Cats has introduced OSCiLLOT – a complete modular system for Ableton Live. Continue reading