Voxengo has announced version 1.1 of SPAN Plus, its real-time “fast Fourier transform” audio spectrum analyzer plug-in for Windows and Mac.
SPAN Plus is an extended version of the freeware SPAN plug-in: SPAN Plus provides several additional features such as PNG file export, real-time spectrum import/export and static spectrums display.
Changes in SPAN Plus v1.1
- The number of “Import From” slots increased to 5.
- “dBFS.30″ and “dBFS.15″ metering options added.
- 1/9 and 1/12 octave smoothing options added.
- 65536 block size option added.
- Increased “smoothed” graph drawing precision.
- Increased overall spectrum drawing precision.
SPAN Plus is available to purchase for $49.95 USD.
More information: Voxengo / SPAN Plus
Producer Loops has announced the release of Symphonic Series Vol 7: Piano & Orchestra 2, a sample library featuring five original compositions.
Stern Muzik raises the bar once again with ‘Symphonic Series Vol 7: Piano & Orchestra 2′. Within each of the five expertly produced and composed Construction Kits you’ll find delicate and emotive piano work, interlaced with gorgeous string arrangements and percussive embellishments.
‘Symphonic Series Vol 7: Piano & Orchestra 2′ expands on this high-end series with five original compositions supplied in Construction Kit format. Weighing in at a staggering 2.5 GB of uncompressed content, you’ll find pristine quality audio and MIDI loops in a variety of tempo and key tagged formats, as well as OMF arrangements for your sequencer.
Stern Muzik takes you on a journey into enchanted realms and you’ll find no shortage of material to inspire your next Orchestral composition in this expertly-composed and produced pack.
All of the amazing live instruments found in a symphony orchestra are included in this epic pack, alongside percussions. All loops and phrases feature “solo” performances for maximum authenticity.
The sample library is available to purchase for £49.95 GBP.
More information: Producer Loops / Piano & Orchestra 2
Delectable Records has released House Bass Session, a sample pack featuring a vast collection of professionally crafted bass loops and samples.
Producers can expect to find Huge Atmospheric Double Bass, ethereal fingered and slapped Electric Bass Lines, Punchy Drum Loops and Earth Shaking One Shot Sounds you’ve never heard before!
Basses were recorded live from 3 different bassists playing an 1820 Italian hand-crafted double bass, a vintage and very rich sound taken up with two custom AKG microphones with FET circuit model Schoeps CMC 5, Electric basses used are Manne XLR 5, even Italian craftsmanship and a Tobias Killer B4. We used 5 different amps, Hughes & Kettner Attax 100 Combo, MB Markbass TA501, Fender Bassman 135, and an incredible and unique Davoli Lied Bass Tube Amplifier 200 crafted in 1967.
Enjoy the wide range of utterly inspiring 24 bit quality audio samples offered by this new collection of accurately tempo and key labeled audio samples, meticulously designed by our Studio crew with professional equipment and custom made DSP routines, for ready-made sound production.
House Bass Session features
- 618 MB content, 24-bit/44.1kHz quality.
- Includes 30 electric bass loops, 30 fingered bass one shots, 28 fingered bass riffs, 35 slapped bass loops, 45 slapped bass one shots, 30 slapped bass riffs, 44 double bass loops, 29 double bass riffs, 78 synth bass loops (weird, sub and classic).
- 128 extra drum and percussion loops.
- Loops at 125 bpm.
The sample pack is available to purchase for £29.95 GBP. Individual parts are also sold separately.
More information: Delectable Records / House Bass Session
Rankin Audio has launched Garage vs Deep House Massive Presets, a collection 100 presets for the Massive synthesizer instrument by Native Instruments.
In the last year the cross genre sound of Garage and Deep House has taken the world by storm and has revived some amazing production styles and sounds.
The swung beats of 2-step and the subtle groove of Deep House fused together into a smooth but energetic package that is doing the good business on dancefloors everywhere.
Now Rankin Audio is here to give you a helpful push into working the essential sounds into your work.
Utilising the raw power of Native Instruments Massive synth we are proud to offer a collection of 100 sounds that cover the length and breadth of the sound. From square bass sounds to organ hits and lush pads. FX, drums and stabs, you name it, its in there. All totally tweakable and morphable into your own fine creation.
The soundset is available to purchase for £14.95 GBP.
More information: Rankin Audio / Garage vs Deep House for Massive
Loopmasters has launched the Raw Cutz Label Sampler, a collection of 286 samples from the Raw Cutz Super Pack sample library.
Raw Cutz is the new Hip Hop sample label created by the guys behind Equipped Music, E-Lab and Loopmasters, so to give you a taster of the super cool gritty samples available we have hand-picked some of the finest cutz from The Raw Cutz Super Pack that work flawlessly together or can be used solely to add some strength to your existing productions at one affordable price.
Selected Samples in this unique pack are from the Full Raw Cutz Super Pack release available exclusively at Loopmasters, already gaining awards and great reviews from Future Music, Rekkerd, DJ Mag and more!
The Raw Cutz Super Pack Full release features all 30 launch releases from www.rawcutz.com and is the primo sample collection for anyone who is serious about their music, whether it be for Hip Hop, Downtempo, Urban, House or other forms of Electronica and features over 5000 sounds created with pride and passion.
In this Raw Cutz Label Sampler expect to find 30 Raw and Dusty Break Loops (82-99bpm), 150 Raw Cut Inspirational Music Samples, 33 Fat Raw Kicks, 19 Crisp Raw Snares, 23 Raw Hi Hat Samples, and 30 Break Rex Files all in 24 Bit Quality!
The label sampler is available to purchase for £9.95 GBP.
More information: Loopmasters / Raw Cutz Label Sampler