Unfiltered Audio LION

Published on Jul 23, 2019 Plugin Alliance

“LION is a multi-mode synth packed with amazing oscillator modes, industry leading FX and Unfiltered Audio’s powerful modulation system. With its user friendly interface and intuitive workflow, you can quickly program patches that are only possible with LION. Download it today and jump right in to discover your next big sound!”

via Unfiltered Audio

Roland Introduces Zenbeats for iOS, Mac, Android, and Windows

Zenbeats | Find Your Creative Flow Published on Sep 17, 2019 Roland Zenbeats

“Roland Zenbeats is a music creation app designed to keep you in an effortless artistic flow. Get started on any device or platform.”

Some highlights:

Roland Zenbeats’ elegant, touchscreen interface places you in a tactile music-making zone. Zenbeats arrives pre-loaded with on-screen controllers, instruments, and

Glitchmachines – Convex

Published on Sep 10, 2019 Glitchmachines

Glitchmachines – Convex – 01 Overview
Glitchmachines – Convex – 02 Interface
Glitchmachines – Convex – 03 Processing
Glitchmachines – Convex – 04 Modulation

$49 via Glitchmachines

“Convex is a multi-effects processor designed to facilitate the creation of contorted artifacts, syncopated patterns and skewed digital textures.

Based around three classic

New Form of Digital and Analog Sound Synthesis Based on Tropical Algebra

This one is in via Giorgio Sancristoforo, the man behind GLEETCHLAB/GLEETHCHPLUG, and BERNA 2.

“I’ve release our paper on Tropical Additive Synthesis, a new for of analog or digital sound synthesis based on Tropical Algebra created by me with the mathematician Cristiano Bocci.”

Details from Giorgio Sancristoforo’s website where you can find a PDF download of his paper on the new synthesis

New Plogue Chipsynth MD – Awesome Sega Megadrive Synthesizer

Published on Sep 4, 2019

“Plogue is continuing their deep dive into preserving old synth chips found in game consoles. This time it’s the legendary Yamaha chip found in the Sega Megadrive. It sounds amazing. I love it.”

via Plogue

“16-bit four operator FM synthesizer

This member of the chipsynth line is a feature-rich four operator FM synth that packs quite a punch!
The Mega Drive™ – also

Reason Rack Plugin – in Reason 11

Published on Aug 26, 2019 Propellerhead

“Learn more: https://www.propellerheads.com/en/rea…

Bring Reason’s synths, instruments, effects and sounds anywhere you want with the Reason Rack Plugin. Your favorite Reason instruments can now be used in your favorite DAW, complete with the free routing and great sounds you’d expect from Reason. Reason Rack plugin is coming on September 25 as a VST 3

SUB – Free Analog Drums

Published on Aug 22, 2019 Sampleson

“SUB is a FREE Vintage Analog Drums module + a Sub-frequency oscillator for extra fun! FREE DOWNLOAD: https://sampleson.com/SUB-free-analog…”


The magic of using synthesis (instead of sampling vintage hardware) is that sounds can be tweaked in a way sampled-based vst drum machines won’t let you. Also it’s just 35MB (

Madrona Labs Introduces Aaltoverb

via Madrona Labs

“Hi there, it’s been some while. I’m excited to be writing you again, with the big news that there’s a new beastie in the Madrona Labs family. Meet Aaltoverb, our very first effect.

A number of times over the years, people have asked if Aalto’s reverb could be made into its own plugin. The thing is, our focus here at Madrona Labs is on instruments, not effects. And so it

New Analog Mafia RC-808 from Roland’s "Mid-O Series" Developers and the "Failed" Roland TR-808

This post is a bit of a doozy so bear with me. 🙂

First we have a new software model of the TR-808 from the original developers of the 808:

“The RC-808 ‘Re-Create the 808’ emulates the original TR-808 sound with analog manner synthesis. As the name implies, it is with respect to the original 808 sounds which is a criterion for sound synthesis as a vintage. Starting from this criterion,

Zerone | Audio Particle Splitter

Published on Aug 13, 2019 Puremagnetik

“Zerone is an audio particle splitter that uses granular processes to dissect sound. It has two branches of granular processors that can time compress/expand and iterate over time segments.

On one end of the processing spectrum, Zerone is a repeat, timestretch and stutter-like effect. On the other end, it is a complex space creator with huge washes of