Solid State Logic publishes white paper on Science Behind the SSL Sound

SSL LiftingTheVei featlSolid State Logic has published a new white paper entitled Lifting the Veil: The Science Behind the SSL Sound, an exploration of the technology behind the legendary SSL Sound, and the answer to the question ‘Why do SSLs sound so good?’. ‘Lifting the Veil’ details the research and development that goes into SSL’s creative, benchmark […]

Analog Obsession releases BESURE-T251 & BESURE-N87 (free) modeled mics

Analog Obsession BESURE T251Analog Obsession has released BESURE-T251, a microphone emulation plugin that carefully models the classic vintage Telefunken M251e condenser mic. The plugin comes with three knobs to control the level of the original mic, the emulated mic, and the output. BESURE-T251 is available in VST/AU/AAX formats for Windows and Mac, priced at $39 USD. A free […]

Free updated Auxiliary Percussion & Cardboard Tube Drum for SFZ

Michael Picher Auxiliary Percussion & Cardboard Tube DrumMichael Picher has released updated versions of two free sample libraries in SFZ format, featuring re-exported 48 kHz/24-bit samples for a less compressed sound. Auxiliary Percussion features a collection of odds and ends to expand your percussion section. This collection includes 5 woodblocks, claves/sticks, 3 triangles, 2 tambourines, and 2 shakers. The instrument comes with […]

Free Arturia Minibrute loops, samples & presets by TWENTY9Audio

TWENTY9Audio Mono HeatTWENTY9Audio has announced the release of Mono Heat – Alternative Pop, a free sample pack with a collection of sounds made with the Minibrute synthesizer by Arturia. The pack includes bass loops that have been carefully processed through both analogue and digital gear at 24-bit/48kHz. Mono Heat is a free download of Modern loops and […]

10X dynamic imager plugin & FREE Rude Boy sample pack at Type Writer Audio

Type Writer Audio 10XType Writer Audio has recently released 10X, an audio effect plugin that allows you to position your sound far away or up close within a completely unique digital space created by your music input. 10X is said to be used best to place sounds within the dimensions farthest from the mono down to the black […]

Vita Solo & Seism for Kontakt released at Ecliptiq Audio

Ecliptiq Audio Vita Solo featEcliptiq Audio has announced the release of Vita Solo, a collection of 12 ethnic percussion instruments with a powerful Kontakt sequencer and FX section. Create aggressive rhythms, tribal grooves and weird textures with Vita, an extensive collection of ethnic percussion instruments. The carefully selected and processed bongo, caxixi, conga, djembe, doumbek, dunun, frame drum, shekere, […]

55,5 – Free sample pack with 555 sounds by Valentine

Valentine Kuznetsov 55.5Valentine wrote in to share about his 55,5 sample pack, a collection of short one-shot samples in 24-bit/44kHz format. The pack includes a wide range of one second sounds, comprising bleeps, zips, clunks, pops, zaps, and more of that sort of thing. Great for making your drum and percussion tracks more interesting. Each sound was […]

Free bitcrusher, ring modulator & vibrato plugins for Mac by Audec

Audec Crush, Ring & VibratoAudec has released adc-Crush, adc-Ring and adc-Vibrato, three free audio effect plugins for Mac. All three plugins offer a minimal amount of controls in a straightforward interface. The bitcrusher includes a gain control (-12 to 12dB), and stepless quantize and downsample. The ring modulator that offers four different waveforms (Sine, Triangle, Square & Saw) and […]

Groovebox for iOS gets new MiniMon wavetable synth

Ampify Groovebox for iOS MiniMonAmipfy has announced version 1.8 of its Groovebox for iOS, a free, beautifully designed music studio app packed with inspiring synths and drum machines. After introducing song sections in version 1.6 and making the app look good in iPhone X with version 1.7, this new update introduced the new MiniMon wavetable synthesizer instrument as an […]

Auxy Studio updated to v5 incl. redesigned drum instrument

AuxyAuxy has released version 5 of its Auxy Studio music production software for iPad and iPhone. First released in 2014, the updated app features a redesigned drum instrument, a massive sample library and two new sound packs. Auxy is designed to remove friction and make sure technology won’t stop you from being creative. Our goal […]