Detunized introduces All Digitalis for Ableton Live

Detunized has announced the release of the All Digitals sound library library for Ableton Live. All Digitals represents the sound of digital synth classics from the past decades. Detunized´s lead sound designer Stephan Marche picked … read more

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Puremagnetik releases Skatik heavily circuit bent Casio SK-5 for Ableton Live, Kontakt and Logic

Puremagnetik has announced the release of Skatik, a collection of instruments, sound effects, percussion kits and looped digital freak-outs sourced from a heavily circuit bent Casio SK-5. The most interesting on-board sounds have been multi-sampled … read more

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Extent of the Jam updates Digits synth plug-in to v1.3 (Mac)

Extent of the Jam has updated the Mac version of its Digits free phase distortion synthesizer inspired by Casio’s CZ series. The interface is minimal and designed to enable the user to create sounds from … read more

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Daevlmakr releases Daevl.SK9 sound library for Ableton Live

Daevlmakr has released its Daevl.SK9, a collection of 99 new Instrument Racks for Ableton Live, built from high-quality, original multisamples of the SK1’s preset sounds. All Daevl.SK9 Instrument Racks are built with triple macro control … read more

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Synth Magic releases FZed for Kontakt

Synth Magic has released FZed, a sample library for Native Intruments Kontakt. This Kontakt instrument uses sounds sampled into a Casio FZ-1 sampler and the sounds have lots of great vibe to them. Just under … read more

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Carl Löfgren of Fingerpushers and Plughugger has released Freon Surfer FZ, a free instrument based on the Freon Surfer preset of the Sonic Charge MicroTonic software drum machine. Freon Surfer FZ with custom Native Instruments … read more

Justin Robert sets free Mothman Synths

Justin Robert has announced that all Mothman synthesizer plug-ins are now available as freeware. The Casio CZ-3000 inspired Mothman Z-3000 VST plug-in for PC is now freeware. Since I don’t think I am going to … read more

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Icebreaker Audio releases PortaSynth and Calc-U-Synth

Icebreaker Audio has announced the release of PortaSynth and Calc-U-Synth, two new sample libraries for Native Instruments Kontakt 5. PortaSynth is a sample based emulation of a custom circuit bent Yamaha PortaSound PSS-130, which also … read more

Casio announces XW-G1 Groove Synthesizer & XW-P1 Performance Synthesizer

Casio has announced the XW-G1, a groove synthesizer that combines the functions of the various digital equipment used by club DJs in a single unit, and the XW-P1, a true performance synthesizer particularly designed for … read more

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Ableton releases Puremagnetik Retro Synths 1980s Partner Instrument

Ableton has released Retro Synths 1980s, a new Partner Instrument by Puremagnetik. In the 1980s, analog synthesis entered a new stage, with the debut of classics like the polyphonic Roland Jupiter series and the revolutionary … read more

Ableton releases Kasio-M4L virtual phase distortion synth by Oli Larkin

Ableton has released Kasio-M4L, a free Max for Live instrument by Oli Larkin. Kasio-M4L by Oli Larkin Like its namesake CZ-series synths, Kasio-M4L uses Phase Distortion synthesis – in which the phase of a sine … read more

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WaveShaper releases Stix305 and Algo Operator sample packs

WaveShaper has introduced two new packs featuring the very rare Stix305 analogue drum machine, and some digital FM drum sounds with Algo~Operator. New WaveShaper sample packs Stix305 – The SoundMaster Stix 305 is a very … read more

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Puremagnetik Food For Live – Synth Arsenal, bundle of Live Packs

Loopmasters has released Food For Live – Synth Arsenal, a bundle of sample packs for Ableton Live by Puremagnetik. A variety of detailed Buchla, Casio and Moog synthesizer programs. Synth Arsenal features B- System – … read more No-Brainer Deal: Puremagnetik Retro Synths for Ableton has announced a new No-Brainer-Deal, offering the Puremagnetik Retro Synths sound library for Ableton at a reduced price of $15 USD. Retro Synths represents the “cream of the crop” from Puremagnetik’s extensive catalog of … read more

Detunized DTS024 – Phase Facets, sound library for Ableton Live

Detunized has released DTS024 – Phase Facets, a comprehensive Live Pack featuring the German Hohner HS2/E synthesizer from 1988. The Hohner HS2/E and it´s Japanese original, the Casio VZ10m, are the last hardware synths working … read more

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Necromare releases new sample-based VST instruments

Necromare has released some more free sample-based VST instruments for Windows. What can I say I love building instruments. I think it’s part of being a composer, to finally make the sounds you need and … read more

Soundcells releases Simple Sampling ReFill

Soundcells has announced the release of Simple Sampling, a ReFill for Reason 4 and higher. At first Soundcells started working on a fun ReFill based on a Stylophone only, which was recorded for sampling purposes. … read more

Review: Goldbaby Productions Tape Drum Machines Vol 3

The third volume in Goldbaby’s Tape Drum Machines series of sample libraries features the sounds of another dozen drum machines. For those new to the concept, the Tape Drum Machines series combines vintage and modern … read more

Review: Sidsonic Libraries Circus Circuit Bending Library, massive collection of circuit bent sounds

Circuit bending has gathered quite a lot of attention in recent years. Sure it’s not for everyone, but blogs like Create Digital Music, GetLoFi, Make, etc. show there is plenty of interest in the art … read more

Justin Robert Mothman Z3000, synthesizer inspired by the Casio CZ-3000

Justin Robert has released Mothman Z3000, a virtual synthesizer instrument inspired by the Casio CZ-3000. The Mothman Z-3000 is the newest sibling of the Mothman synthesizers and this one is the best one yet. It’s … read more

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