Note: this post is from 2007, outbound links may be broken.
BOLDER Sounds releases BOB Granular Selections (and free Granular Kitchen)
While other forms of synthesis are prevalent in nearly everything we hear these days, Granular, with its ground-breaking algorithms and outlandish DSP capabilties, offers the musician/producer a galactic palette of sounds not previously available.
BOB Granular Selections features
- Selected sound sets from the 600 mb CD ROM Granular Collection.
- Categories included are Metallic, Loops & Hits, Modal Soundscapes, Pads and Abstract Soundscapes.
- Formats: GigaStudio 2, KONTAKT 2, Logic Pro EXS24.
BOB Granular Selections is available for $39.95 USD.
Granular Kitchen is a free sound set, featuring some very ordinary kitchen utensils to create atmospheric sounds with a metallic-wintery flavor.
They include a drain cover, a small pot, a pot top (called pot cover) the top part of a wok, a big spatula used for barbecuing and the bottom portion of a steaming pot.
Visit BOLDER Sounds for more information, audio demos and a link to download Granular Kitchen.