Producertech intros new Logic-Courses website

Producertech has announced the launch of a new and improved Logic-Courses website.


We are pleased to announce the release of our fully-updated, world class Logic Pro courses website. Continuing to push the envelope in the field of online music education, our brand new website is built around the latest Flowplayer video streaming technology. This has enabled us to create an efficient and user-friendly online learning environment for students of all ages and abilities, compatible with the full range of Apple, Windows and Android devices.

Complete with updated core courses, refreshed for Logic Pro X, including a new Logic Pro Essential Instruments course and genre courses from professional producers such as FracTroniX, Andy Lee and Dale Anderson, our new Logic Courses website combine exceptional content with the latest video player technology, to deliver the premium online education experience.

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P5Audio releases Nasty EDM Trap sample pack

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P5Audio Nasty EDM Trap

P5Audio has announced the release of Nasty EDM Trap, a sample pack featuring 900+MB of trap loops, samples and Massive patches.

Nasty EDM Trap delivers 10 club stomping loop sets (5 epic intros and 5 beats) of pure EDM Trap mayhem. Packed with 147 individual loops, plus 17 individual drums hits and 49 custom patches for the NI Massive© synth, this sample pack is a must have for all EDM Trap producers.

All loops and sounds have been custom crafted by EDM producer Death Beats, and draws influences from the hottest EDM Trap producers such as Dan Farber, Dillon Francis, Diplo, DJ Snake, I Am Legion, Laxx, R3hab and more. These loops and sounds work in all digital audio workstations. Let these loops serve as inspiration for your next Trap club hit. Download today!

Nasty EDM Trap features

  • 10 multi-track construction loop sets including 5 epic intro builds and 5 banging club beats.
  • 147 individual loops.
  • 17 individual one-shot drum hits.
  • 49 custom crafted patches for the NI Massive synth.
  • All parts are separated.
  • Individual loops include: epic risers, downshifters, deep hitting impact FX, synth leads, bass wobbles, bass growls, pads, FX, keyboards, drums and more.
  • NI Massive© patches include: super saw leads, porto leads, sweeps, reece drones, plucks, gabba slides, bass growls, pads and more.
  • All tempos and key signatures are provided.
  • All loops are royalty free.
  • Perfect for music producers, beat makers, song writers and recording artists.
  • Loops provided in 16 bit 44.1 kHz Acidized WAV and Apple Loop.
  • These loops work in all major DAWs.
  • Over 900 MB on content.
  • Stereo audition tracks provided.

The pack is available for purchase for $24.99 USD.

More information: P5Audio / Nasty EDM Trap


Wavesfactory updates 1850 Pipe Organ Pro for Kontakt

Wavesfactory has announced an update for its 1850 Pipe Organ Pro sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt.

Wavesfactory 1850 Pipe Organ Pro

We first launched “1850 Pipe Organ” on September, 2011. Containing both free and pro versions. On the Pro version there was basically 2 features that quite a few users wanted to be included: reverb control and IRs of the church. So here they are:

  • Reverb control, depending on the volume of each rank.
  • 4 custom IR (impulse responses) from the church where the library was recorded in. Close, mid, far and balcony perspectives / distances. Recorded with a Neumann KU-100 binaural microphone.
  • Minor bug fixes and folder organization improved.

Load the different IRs into your favorite convolution reverb and you’ll be able to hear your tracks as if they were recorded together with 1850 Pipe Organ.

1850 Pipe Organ is available for purchase for 19.95 EUR. The update is free for previous customers.

More information: Wavesfactory / 1850 Pipe Organ


Bitwig updates Bitwig Studio to v1.1.1

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Bitwig Studio

Bitwig has updated its Bitwig Studio cross-platform music production software to version 1.1.1.

Bitwig Studio is a dynamic software solution for music creation and performance to realize all of your musical ideas in every stage of production.

Changes in Bitwig Studio v1.1

  • Improved: Dragging in a device does not always make it selected after the drop.
  • Improved: Controller API: distinguish between mixer and editor selection in channel interface (added selectInMixer, addIsSelectedInMixerObserver).
  • Improved: Controller API: add access to deactivated state to channel interface.
  • Improved: Controller API: add access to open state of plugin windows.
  • Fixed: Controller API: device layer selection does not work correctly.
  • Fixed: Tempo field in audio event inspector does not get updated when undoing tempo edits.
  • Fixed: Controller API: CursorDevice.addCanSelectNext (Previous) Observer is not updated correctly after script reload.
  • Fixed: Controller API: canScroll observers are not called for device layer bank and drum pad bank.
  • Fixed: Controller API: Scene.exists ().addValueObserver () is never called.
  • Fixed: Channel Aftertouch and Program Change messages didn’t work on MIDI in for Linux.
  • Fixed: Clip launcher clips we’re slowly drifting apart due to accumulating rounding error.
  • Fixed: When dragging an unnamed arranger clip to the browser the default name to save the clip under has “Scene x” appended to the name.
  • Fixed: Helper windows such as DSP graph or Scripting Console should not become full-screen with their parent window on OS X.
  • Fixed: PDC does not work correctly for chains of Multi-Out VST plug-ins.
  • Fixed: Timeline controlled launching in clips does not work correctly.
  • Fixed: Dragging note start might result in incorrect order of notes, which causes playback errors.
  • Fixed: Engine crashed when playing audio files with audio I/O running at 192 kHz.
  • Fixed: Creating beat markers via double-click always prefers onset snapping, even if the preview shows differently and object snapping is disabled.

Bitwig Studio is available for purchase for $299.99 USD/259 EUR until January 15th, 2015.

More information: Bitwig


Function Loops Black Friday Sample Pack Giveaway

Function Loops is offering readers the chance to win a free sample pack of their choice in celebration of Black Friday 2014.

Function Loops Black Friday Giveaway

For a chance to win, simply leave a comment on this post and tell us which Function Loops pack you would want to win. We will pick 3 random winners the day after Cyber Monday. Good luck!

More information: Function Loops


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