LAUNCH OF BITWIG STUDIO 2.1

Today, we are proud to announce the launch of Bitwig Studio 2.1, our first update since the launch of version 2 in February 2017. It's a free update for all Bitwig Studio 2 license holders. Bitwig Studio 2.1 contains improvements and bug fixes on Bitwig Studio 2, new features and devices and comes with an assortment of … Weiter lesen

Audified announces 50% discount offer on STA Effects processing plug-in bundle and separately-available STA Preamp

BOSKOVICE, CZECH REPUBLIC: host application and audio effects developer Audified is proud to announce an attractive 50% discount offer on its critically-acclaimed STA Effects — an already affordable summing tube processing plug-in bundle based around its proprietary STA (Summing Tube Amplifier) technology from which it takes its name — and separately-available STA Preamp (also included … Weiter lesen

Antelope Audio announces availability of Orion Studio Rev. 2017 and accepts Goliath HD preorders

SANTA MONICA, CA, USA: having blown musical minds with their asynchronous April announcement at Musikmesse 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany, high-end professional audio equipment manufacturer Antelope Audio is proud to announce availability of Orion Studio Rev. 2017 — a timely revision of its innovative and popular professional audio interface, boasting brand-new A/D (analogue-to-digital) convertors to deliver … Weiter lesen

Softube announces availability of Console 1 Mk II with UAD Powered Plug-Ins support

LINKÖPING, SWEDEN: having blown musical minds with its initial announcement at The NAMM Show 2017 in Anaheim, CA, high-end plug-in specialist Softube is proud to confirm Console 1 Mk II — a much more affordable version of its award-winning hardware/software mixing system, representing an enormous leap forward from its predecessor with support for selected UAD … Weiter lesen

Impact Soundworks releases retro-sounding, future-facing free KONTAKT instrument in handheld homage

FULTON, MD, USA: audio software creator Impact Soundworks is proud to announce availability of SUPER AUDIO BOY — a free AAX-, AU-, and VST-compatible KONTAKT instrument/sample library that creatively captures the retro sounds of the legendary Nintendo Game Boy handheld for authentically (re)creating Chiptunes or fast-forwarding them to today and beyond with advanced layering, filtering, … Weiter lesen

Kenton makes managing multiple data streams simpler with eight-input intelligent MIDI merge unit

LONDON, UK: following its introduction at The NAMM Show 2017, MIDI solutions specialist Kenton is proud to announce availability of its new MERGE-8 — an eight-input intelligent MIDI merge unit designed, built, and assembled in the UK as the latest addition to its well-known line of MIDI utilities — as of May 4…  MERGE-8 can … Weiter lesen

ESI brings better performance to USB audio technology with progressive professional audio interfaces

LEONBERG, GERMANY: leading professional and semi-professional audio equipment vendor ESI is proud to announce (upcoming) availability of U168 XT and U86 XT — a progressive pair of USB 2.0 high-speed audio interfaces for Mac and PC that bring better performance to USB (Universal Serial Bus) audio technology for better results — as of May 2…  … Weiter lesen

Wide Blue Sound strikes partnership with Native Instruments to harness hardware integration for ORBIT and ECLIPSE

LOS ANGELES, CA, USA: Wide Blue Sound, creator of cutting-edge instruments for KONTAKT, is proud to announce a partnership with Native Instruments that allows its renowned ORBIT and ECLIPSE virtual synths to be used with NI’s NKS® (Native Kontrol Standard) hardware — namely, KOMPLETE KONTROL S-Series keyboards and MASCHINE workstation…  Wide Blue Sound is a … Weiter lesen

Arturia is thrilled to announce the imminent release of KeyLab Essential – an affordable, yet fully-featured range of universal MIDI controller keyboards.

Created with the budget-conscious musician in mind, KeyLab Essential provides everything they need to create and record music straight out of the box. The 49- and 61-note controllers are packed with intuitive performance controls, feature powerful DAW integration, and come with 3 incredible software titles. KeyLab Essential features: •    49 / 61-note velocity sensitive keyboard … Weiter lesen

StudioLinked announces availability of preset-packed, time-saving STUDIO RACK multi-effects plug-in

BOZEMAN, MT, USA: urban and contemporary music virtual instrument specialist StudioLinked is proud to announce availability of STUDIO RACK — a curb-appealing multi-effects plug-in packed with time-saving, speedily-tweakable presets perfect for any music producer, DJ, or engineer mixing hip-hop, R&B, pop, rock, EDM, and country productions — as of April 18…  As an adaptable multi-effects … Weiter lesen

Expert Sleepers announces advanced disting mk4 ‘many-in-one’ multifunction Eurorack module

LETCHWORTH, UK: following a successful showcase at The NAMM Show 2017, January 19-22 in Anaheim, California, Eurorack module-maker and audio plug-in developer Expert Sleepers is proud to announce availability of disting mk4 — the latest (fourth) improved iteration of its award-winning ‘many-in-one’ multifunction Eurorack module based around a PIC® Microcontroller (MCU) offering an amazing amount … Weiter lesen

Audified announces availability of attractively-priced plug-in Studio Bundle of joy

BOSKOVICE, CZECH REPUBLIC: host application and audio effects developer Audified is proud to announce availability of Studio Bundle — an attractively-priced plug-in bundle of its latest and greatest (TNT Voice Executor, second-generation U73b Compressor, U78 Saturator, and MixChecker) hit releases, rendered as appealing to the eye as they are to the ear for a wide … Weiter lesen

Plugin Alliance nails Neve vintage vibe with 354E multiband compressor plugin par excellence

SANTA CRUZ, CA, USA: Plugin Alliance, a new ‘Über-standard’ supporting all major plugin formats and uniting some of the best-known international audio companies under one virtual roof, is proud to announce availability of 354E — Plugin Alliance partner Lindell Audio’s multiband model of the venerable vintage Neve® 2254E™ diode bridge compressor, carefully replicating its distinctive … Weiter lesen

BT PHOBOS Polyconvolution Synthesizer sees Spitfire Audio aiming for the stars with notable namesake co-creator

LONDON, UK: Spitfire Audio, purveyors of the finest virtual instruments from the finest musical samples in the world, is proud to announce availability of BT PHOBOS — conceived in close collaboration with notable namesake American composer (The Fast And The Furious, Monster, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider) and electronica pioneer BT (Brian Transeau) as a must-have … Weiter lesen

Impact Soundworks spreads sidechain dynamic processing wings with powerful PEAK RIDER 2 plug-in

FULTON, MD, USA: audio software creator Impact Soundworks is proud to announce availability of PEAK RIDER 2 — advancing the creative scope of its popular PEAK RIDER release as a dynamic processing plug-in for any AU-, AAX-, RTAS-, and VST-compatible DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) host supporting sidechaining — as of April 13…  As an advanced … Weiter lesen

The Pro Audio Files Releases Mastering in the Box Downloadable Training Course from Ian Vargo

Denver, CO • April 13, 2017 — The Pro Audio Files is pleased to share the debut in-depth training course from Ian Vargo: Mastering in the Box With the rise of home studios, the advent of higher quality plugins, and many engineers mixing 100% in the box, the mastering process has in some ways followed … Weiter lesen

Applied Acoustics Systems announces the release of the Objeq Delay effect processor for Mac OS X and Windows

Montreal, Quebec—April 11, 2017—Applied Acoustics Systems today announces the release of Objeq Delay, an all-new effect processor. Objeq Delay is a creative effect plug-in combining acoustic filtering with a clever delay unit. The plate, beam, drumhead, and string objects impart evocative acoustic resonances to the input signal. Further shaping is also available via low- and … Weiter lesen

Rob Papen puts Predator2 in the hands of NI hardware users with welcome NKS®-supporting update

ECHT, THE NETHERLANDS: virtual instrument and effects plug-in developer Rob Papen Soundware is proud to announce that its popular Predator2 soft synth supports Native Instruments’ Native Kontrol Standard (NKS®) extended plug-in format for all virtual instrument developers — delivering intuitive and seamless interaction with the German giant’s cutting-edge KOMPLETE KONTROL S-Series keyboards and MASCHINE 2 … Weiter lesen

Synth whizz Will Gregory gears up to take new Goldfrapp album to the masses with ATC assistance

BOX HILL, WILTS, UK: specialist British loudspeaker drive unit and complete sound reproduction system manufacturer ATC is proud to announce that Goldfrapp synth whizz Will Gregory turned to London-based ATC dealer Funky Junk to supplement his trusty Nineties-vintage SCM20 passive monitors with an altogether more modern SCM25A Pro three-way active studio pairing, promptly put to … Weiter lesen

Softube launches Doepfer A-101-2 Vactrol LPG low pass gate module for Modular

LINKÖPING, SWEDEN: high-end plug-in specialist Softube is proud to launch Doepfer A-101-2 Vactrol LPG — a plug-in version of Doepfer’s modernized take on the Buchla LPG (Low Pass Gate) concept, complete with clever and creative additions — as a new module for its perennially popular Modular software synth as of April 5…  Ever since its … Weiter lesen