Audiffex has announced availability of ampLion Pro 1.1. If you’re new to the plugin let me tell you that it’s a simulation of guitar amplifiers, effects, and microphone/cabinet combos. More details from the Audiffex press release below. (more…)
8Dio has released Zeus, described as “the most comprehensive drum kits ever sampled” and contains over 38.000(!) samples. It was engineered by Taylor Larson (Oceanic Studios / Periphery) and contains 10 individual microphone positions. You have individual microphones for kick drum, snares, hi-hats, cymbals, toms and dedicated overhead, room and custom distortion. (more…)
Native Instruments today launched the ‘Twice as Nice‘ sales special, offering you to grab a free Maschine Expansion of your choice for every Expansion purchased at the NI Online Shop. The special offer runs for one week only, finishing on July 28, 2014. Arcane Attic and Circuit Halo are not included in the offer.
While I am a big fan of Maschine, I really don’t know anything about the expansions.
Maschine Expansions are priced at $ 49 / 49 € / ¥ 4,800 / £ 44 / AU$ 79 and available at the NI Online Shop.
Flux has released Ircam Tools Spat v3 supporting 32 & 64 bit in AU, VST and AAX Native. During the release period they offer Spat v3 as well as the Ircam Tools bundle and a selection of bundle upgrades with a 30% discount.
Another summer sale is kicking off. Plugin Alliance individual plugins are up to 50% off and you can build your own custom bundles for up to an additional 50% off summer sale prices.
Until August 1, Fabilter is running a summer sale, offering 25% discount on all plugin bundles. In addition, if you already own one or more FabFilter plugins, your online FabFilter account also offers you discounts of 25% or more during the summer sale.
If you’re in New York you might want to check out the upcoming Puremix master class with Fab Dupont at Flux Studios. It’s a two day event (August 16-17) open for only 16 participants. You better have a bigger wallet than me though, it will set you back $1300.
Much more details at the Puremix website.
ILIO has introduced a collection of 130 new patches for Omnisphere from EDM producer/sound designer MIDIhead. EDM Eclipse: Solar promises hard-hitting synths, agressive basses, leads, pads, SFX, and a variety of tempo-locked sounds. According to ILIO, all EDM genres are covered include House, Electro, Trap, Dubstep, Drum & Bass, Trance, and Industrial with plenty of triplet-timed grooves as well.
EDM Eclipse: Solar focuses on the use of the modulation wheel for maximum sound-altering control. Many patches are also optimized for use with The Orb, giving you even more real-time control.
Native Instruments has released Circuit Halo for Maschine that combines “intricately-sampled vintage synths and drum machines with contemporary patterns”, according to the company’s press release. These sampled vintage goodies are combined with custom glitch modulation effects, and new presets for the included Massive and Reaktor Prism synths. (more…)