u-he releases Logic Pro X fix for its plugins

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u-he has announced an update to its plug-ins to fix a “Missing GUI” issue with Apple’s Logic Pro 10.1.

We are aware of a “missing GUI” issue for some u-he plugins after updating Logic Pro X to v10.1. The reason is Logic v10.1 has dropped support for legacy AU SDKs, which includes some versions of u-he plugins.
We have created updates to our plugins, and our testing shows these versions work as expected. To solve the issue you will need to install these latest versions over your existing installation. Installers are available via our forum.

Owners of ZebraHZ need to download the latest build via their account at u-he.com.

Note: If installing the new builds does not appear to help, please try rescanning all u-he AU plugins via Logic’s Plugin-Manager (Logic > Preferences > Plugin-Manager).

More information: u-he

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Sample Magic releases Deep & Bass House

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Sample Magic has launched Deep & Bass House, a sample pack featuring sounds for forward-thinking house music direct from the underground.

Sample Magic Deep & Bass House

Deep & Bass House returns to the UK underground with 900MB+ of chunky big-room beats, killer basslines, filtered chords, retro piano riffs, brooding synths, pitched vocals, twisted FX and punchy drum hits for the new school of deep house.

At the apex of deep house, garage and bass, we’ve gone all-out to recreate the UK sound taking dance music by storm, serving up content in industry-standard 24-bit Wavs alongside fully-flexible MIDI and instant-load sampler drum kits.

Deep & Bass House features

  • 876 Wav files (24-bit).
  • 576 Apple Loops.
  • 576 Rex2 files.
  • 230 MIDI files.
  • 5 custom kits and 4 hit type sampler formats for EXS-24, Ableton Drum Rack, NN-XT, Kontakt and Maschine.

The sample pack is available for purchase for £34.90 GBP. Various Click+Mix packs are also available.

More information: Sample Magic / Deep & Bass House

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Les Productions Zvon sets free Quad Zamp sample player

Les Productions Zvon has announced it has set free the Quad Zamp sample player instrument plug-in for Windows.

Les Productions Zvon Quad Zamp

To beme more precise, the 4 audio outs version is now freeware. It previously was “soundware”, meaning that it was a bonus with any purchase of our sample sets. The single audio out that was freeware is discontinued. I have decided this because we no longer sell our sample sets directly from our website, at least for now, due to the new EU VAT regulations.

Quad Zamp is a one-shot/drum VSTi sample player, consisting of four ‘Zamp’ style multi wav players, 12 wavplayers in total. Each wav player is assigned to a certain key, from C2 to B2. This can be customized. Also includes samples from the IYTTIW mofified trumpet and the Prepared Rhodes with ready to use kits.

It was made with SynthEdit and was “Download of the Month” in December 2005 Electronic Musician magazine.

Quad Zamp for Windows (VST) is available to download as freeware.

More information: Les Productions Zvon / Quad Zamp

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Slate Digital intros Mix/Master & Mix/Master/FX bundles

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Slate Digital has announced Mix/Master & Mix/Master/FX bundles, offering an entire virtual analog studio, starting at $19.99 USD per month.

Slate Digital Mix/Master Bundle

One of the key missions of Slate Digital is to give audio engineers access to all the amazing tools that they’ve ever dreamed of, and for a price that makes them worry more about making music rather than worry about their bank account. But last summer, our friends at Gobbler introduced us to an idea that would allow people to better experience our products and use them more efficiently, creatively, and affordably. Introducing the Mix/Master bundle and Mix/Master/FX bundle.

With the Mix/Master bundle, you get every single Slate Digital product, and every single Slate Digital update and future product for $19.99 per month. That’s a full arsenal of tape machines, analog mixing consoles, vintage eqs, classic compressors, mastering limiters, and so much more in the pipeline coming soon. And again, when you join the subscription, you don’t just get what Slate Digital has now, but you’ll get new plugins throughout the year for free as long as you subscribe.

More information: Slate Digital / Mix/Master Bundle

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PinkNoise Studio releases Lemon for Kontakt

PinkNoise Studio has released LEMON Kontakt edition, a sound library for Native Instruments Kontakt based on the sounds of three Waldorf synthesizers: Attack, Nave and the Q.

Pinknoise Studios Lemon Kontakt edition

LEMON can be considered as a little brother of ORANGE, but while ORANGE focuses on the wavetable synthesis, LEMON gives you more traditional synth sounds, with the unique colour of Waldorf synths that made them famous in the last decades.

Please note that we have used these synths only as raw materials: we have exploited the specific features of Kontakt and we have created a vivid, live sounding library that can contribute many inspirations to your music.

LEMON Kontakt edition features

  • 221 Kontakt patches in 7 categories: 70 All layers, 22 Arp & Sequence, 33 Atmosphere & Pad, 32 Bass & Lead (poly), 20 Drumkit, 26 Key & PolySynth, 18 Monosynth.
  • 1.96 GB stereo multisamples (1840 wav files).
  • 12 midi controllable knobs for realtime tweaking and for midi automation of the most important synth parameters.
  • Extensive editing techniques: multiple velocity layers, alternate triggering and sample starts to achieve fat, lively and vivid synth sounds.

The library is available for purchase for . Requires the full retail version of Kontakt 3.5 or higher.

More information: Kontaktbanks / LEMON Kontakt edition

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