Steinberg has introduced Padshop, a new granular synthesizer for Mac & Windows. Steinberg says that Padshop is “a granular synthesizer that raises the standard in terms of handling, flexibility, musicality and sound.”
Mixed in Key has introduced Mashup, a new app that’s designed to ease the process of making audio mashups. Here’s what they have to say about it: Mashup’s user interface is streamlined and intuitive. Import songs into Mashup, and it will analyze them for key and tempo. Next, drag a song into Mashup’s ultra-fast audio… Read More Mixed In Key Intros Mashup Software For Mac, PC
Rain Computers will officially debut its LiveBook Studio, a high performance quad-core notebook based on Intel’s “Nehalem” Core i7 architecture, at the Winter NAMM Show. LiveBook Studio will be available for sale starting in early February 2010 with a trio of quad-core processors, a high performance drive up to 500GB and up to 8GB of… Read More Rain Intros Windows Quad-Core Laptop Monster
Free Music Software: Minimalfabrik’s Deep Throat is a free Windows-only software synth. The developers don’t provide any audio demos, so Windows users are just going to have to try Deep Throat to find out what it sound like. Download from the Minimalfabrik VST page.
WOK has announced that ClockWOrK, a MIDI step sequencer plug-in for Windows, is now available. According to WOK, clockWOrK is designed to let you create “hypnotic sequencer lines known from Klaus Schulze or Tangerine Dream”. Here’s an audio demo: [display_podcast]
Cochleor has introduced Harmony Improvisator, a VST for Mac and PC that puts the rules of harmonic theory into a plugin. Description: The mathematical logic of harmonic theory, which has evolved within the art of composition over centuries, is rarely emphasized in today’s music software. Even professional composers invest a remarkable amount of time in… Read More Harmony Improvisator Puts A Music Theory Expert In Your Sequencer