Free Cassette Tape Effect & Looping Plugins

Caelum Audio has released two free applications: Tape Cassette, an effect for iOS, macOS & Windows; and One Loop, a 10-track looper for iOS.… Read More Free Cassette Tape Effect & Looping Plugins

Get Your Kicks (Free Download)

Ableton has shared a new sound library of electronic kicks, along with a history of the electronic kick by musician and author David Abravanel.… Read More Get Your Kicks (Free Download)

Spitfire Audio Debuts Orig!nals Sample Series With Epic Strings

Spitfire Audio has announced the availability of Epic Strings, a symphonic-sized string section inaugurating its new series of ORIG!NALS, captured at AIR Studios. … Read More Spitfire Audio Debuts Orig!nals Sample Series With Epic Strings

Sonal System Announces Strung – Granular Synthesized Sound Presets

Today Sonal System released Strung – Granular vol. 1, the first in a series of audio collection presets featuring granular synthesized sounds.

The fifty presets in the Strung collection are unique, irreproducible sound forms, created exclusively to work in the iOS and Desktop versions of Audio Damage Quanta, and are especially expressive with custom mappings for the Sensel Morph.… Read More Sonal System Announces Strung – Granular Synthesized Sound Presets

New App, L7 Live Looper, Turns Your iOS Device Into a 16-Track Looper

Inspired by the Roland Boss RC-505 Loop Station, L7 offers 16 tracks, 8 effects per track, master effects, audio import, overdubbing and more. … Read More New App, L7 Live Looper, Turns Your iOS Device Into a 16-Track Looper

SampleRobot 6.5 Pro Update Adds Support For Prophet-X, Bitwig Studio, Synthstrom Deluge

Skylife has released SampleRobot 6.5 Pro, with support for Sequential Prophet-X, Bitwig Studio and Synthstrom Deluge.… Read More SampleRobot 6.5 Pro Update Adds Support For Prophet-X, Bitwig Studio, Synthstrom Deluge

Spitfire Audio Releases ‘Percussion Swarm’ Sound Library

Spitfire Audio has announced the availability of Percussion Swarm, described as “a one-of-a-kind, encyclopaedic collection of beautiful cloud-like evolutions, pointillistic textures and single hits, created from rare and extensive tuned and untuned instruments”.… Read More Spitfire Audio Releases ‘Percussion Swarm’ Sound Library

UNO Drum Update Adds Sounds Of 40 Classic Drum Machines

IK Multimedia has released the new Drum Anthology libraries for the Uno Drum, featuring the sound of 40 iconic drum machines.… Read More UNO Drum Update Adds Sounds Of 40 Classic Drum Machines

Ampify Launches Ampify Sounds Label, ‘Exclusive samples crafted by musicians’

Ampify today announced Ampify Sounds, their sounds label and, in their words, the “backbone of all the … content in Ampify software.” Ampify is also the creator of the Launchpad, Blocs Wave and Groovebox apps for iOS.

The company’s announcement explains: “Ampify Sounds works with musicians and producers from around the world. Each producer brings their own unique character and identity to the label. These professional sounds and loops are crafted exclusively for Ampify Sounds.”… Read More Ampify Launches Ampify Sounds Label, ‘Exclusive samples crafted by musicians’

Expressive E Releases 20 Free Massive X Presets

Music hardware and software company Expressive E have released a free synthesizer preset pack. The new twenty-preset pack does not require one of its unique Touché or Touché SE controllers; instead, the set makes use of the sound-design capabilities of Native Instruments’ flagship wavetable software synthesizer, Massive X.… Read More Expressive E Releases 20 Free Massive X Presets