Ju-X has released Hosting AU, a free ‘microDAW’ for Mac OS X.
Partikkel Audio has released Hadron – described as the ‘ultimate granular synthesis tool’ – as a free download. “In fact,” notes the developer, “it is such a complete implementation of granular synthesis , that we’ve renamed the technique to ‘particle synthesis’.” Hadron is free and open source.
Reader ‘fatbackribs’ let us know about new free music app for the Mac: Just a heads up on the upcoming iOS app from Jordan R. and Wizdom Music. You can download a free mac os version of Tachyon on the Wizdom Music site. Without a multitouch trackpad you’ll only be able to to play one… Read More Wizdom Music Tachyon – Free Download For Mac OS X
Automat is a free software synth for Mac OS X that versiontracker.com describes as “one of the deepest, intelligently architected and inspiring free plug-in synths to be developed in a long while. If you have a penchant for deep architecture, options, crazy modulation routings and loop-able envelopes – then look no further.” Features: subtractive synthesis… Read More Free Soft Synth For Mac, Automat, ‘Deep, Intelligently Architected & Inspiring’
Amazona.de has released Tyrell N6, a free software synthesizer for Mac & PC. The synth was designed by the members of the Amazona.de site as a sort of über-synth. Here’s what they have to say about it (Googlish, from German): Just in time for Musikmesse 2011, we are very proud to present you the first… Read More Free Tyrell Nexus 6 Synthesizer – More Synth Than Synth?
SoundCloud today released a free SoundCloud client for Mac OS X, available in the Mac App Store: We’re bringing the SoundCloud experience to your desktop that allows you to access all the sounds shared exclusively with you to browse, listen to and favorite sounds. Create custom playlists and saved searches to see the sounds you need… Read More Free SoundCloud App For Mac
Madrona Labs has a Christmas present for Mac-based musicians – a free reverb plugin: It’s damp and chilly, and I hear the gray pitter patter of endless rain. Looking out my window I see gray sky, gray water, gray trees and gray clouds. That’s right, it’s Christmas in Seattle. Because of your support of Aalto… Read More Free Reverb Plugin For Mac
Free Music Software: Native Instruments has introduced Mikro Prism, a free instrument, based on the Reaktor Prism synthesizer. Using the same sound engine as its bigger brother and REAKTOR 5.5’s new dynamic ”Modal Bank” technology, Mikro Prism offers 70 presets, built-in cabinet simulation, filter, flanger, echo and reverb effects and even some seasonal bell and chime sound.… Read More Free Software Synthesizer From Native Instruments, Mikro Prism