Sensomusic has released Usine Hollyhock, a modular environment for live music and real-time installations. Continue reading
Reveal Sound has released Spire, a new software synthesizer for Mac & WIndows.
Here’s what they say about it:
Spire is a software polyphonic synthesizer that combines powerful sound engine modulation and flexible architecture, a graphical interface provides unparalleled usability. Spire is the embodiment of the best opportunities, both software and hardware synthesizers.
- 4x multimode oscillators with polymorphing
- 9x unison voices on each oscillator with Density
- 2x multimode filters with 12 different types of filtering
- 4x LFOs
- 4x Envelopes
Here’s the video intro for Spire: Continue reading
Inear Display has released Oxymore - a delay plugin with stutter, lowpass filter and modulation effects thrown in the feedback signal path. It can be used to generate classic delay effects as well as wild signal mutations.
Here are the details: Continue reading
Kilohearts has introduced Disperser – a new audio effect, for Mac & Windows, that lets you rotate the phases of your signal to create frequency sweeps.
According to the company, “Disperser smears high energy transients through space and time without modifying the gain of the sound. The result is a different take on transient shaping or, when used at extreme settings, an effect capable of shaping the sounds in ways you didn?t know you wanted to do.” Continue reading
Cakewalk has released Music Creator 6 Touch, the first version of its Windows personal music studio app that’s multi-touch enabled.
- Create, record, edit, and mix your music using the ‘Skylight’ user interface
- 32 audio tracks and 128 instrument tracks
- Includes 6 virtual instruments
- FX including Reverb, EQ, more
- Overloud TH2 Creator amp simulator
- Integrated Step Sequencer
- Trigger audio and MIDI loops using the Matrix View for real-time performance and remixing
- Drag and drop loops, instruments, FX, and project templates from the built-in Browser
- Use any Windows 8 touch enabled device and interact directly with the software using your hands
Here’s a video intro to Music Creator 6 Touch: Continue reading