discoDSP has updated the HighLife sampler instrument plug-in for Mac to version 1.2.
HighLife is a performance sampler including sample editor, five built in effects, flexible modulation route and morphable scheme.
Changes in HighLife v1.2 (Mac)
- Panning now uses Michael Gogins law.
- EDIT > Cue > Add cues from sync. Adds distributed cue samples from Sync number.
- File > Import Sample Auto-Drum-Machine spread when selected several samples.
- Improved dialog windows.
- Broader LCD display.
- High contrast popup menus.
- Better color theme for wave display.
- Better preset init configuration. MIDI note to zone off by default.
- Removed MIDI keyboard.
HighLife for Mac (VST/AU) is available to purchase for $59 USD / 49 EUR. Customers of version 1.1 can update for $29 USD from the discoDSP members area.
More information: discoDSP / HighLife
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Loopbased has added another batch of sample packs and preset banks to its online product catalog.
New at Loopbased
- Pump Up the Drop (Fox Samples) — ‘Pump Up the Drop’ from Fox Samples features six hot Construction Kits. This product is a complete package of what you need for your next Electro House track. Containing all the hottest elements of Electro, Progressive…
- Streets (Loopboutique) — ‘Streets’ by Loopboutique is a hard-hitting collection of five incredible Hip Hop Construction Kits, which are equipped with pumping sounds. This incredible pack includes fresh sounds designed with diamond precision.
- Deep Vibes Construction Kits & Vocals (Pulsed Records) — ‘Deep Vibes Construction Kits & Vocals’ features vocals from Sanna Hartfield, plus five mixed and mastered Construction Kits with a specific deep and soulful sound. Designed to be used in House music productions.
- Beauty Strings 2 (Diginoiz) — If you are looking for high quality violin/string loops and one shots played by professional musicians – this package has been made specially for you with highest attention to details.
- Discovery Pro Psytrance Vol 2 (Doctor Doubledrop) — Doctor Doubledrop returns with other 128 high quality Psytrance presets for discoDSP Discovery Pro VST. The second volume of his amazing collection is now ready to be use in your projects!
- Dirty Essentials Bundle for NI Massive (Molgli) — Molgli’s proud to present his ‘Dirty Essentials Bundle’ for NI Massive containing a total of 180 sounds. This amazing bundle gives you a massive saving of more than 30% off Molgli’s 3 Dirty Essential volumes.
- Insane Dutch Risers (Pulsed Records) — ‘Insane Dutch Risers’ contains ridiculous synthetic riser kits for your productions! Featuring twelve Construction Kits in 24-Bit WAV format, suitable for Electro, Dirty Dutch, Progressive and more.
- Deep At Night Vol 2: House Construction Kits (Loopoholics) — ‘Deep At Night Vol 2 House Construction Kits’ is the fresh new product from Loopoholics. This pack gives you six hot and sunny Deep House Kits, perfect to take your productions to a higher level.
- Step On Trap 2 (Fox Samples) — ‘Step On Trap 2′ from Fox Samples is the follow-up to the best-selling first Volume, this time bringing you six Construction Kits with a blend of Trap, Dubstep and Complextro.
- Modern Analog Kick Drum Samples (Bluezone Corporation) — ‘Modern Analog Kick Drum Samples’ contains over 162 electronic drum sounds which have been expertly crafted from hardware drum machines and covers a wide range of styles such as: Techno, Minimal, Dubstep, DnB, Psy Trance…
- Nostalgic Circuits for u-he D.I.V.A. (Xenos Soundworks) — ‘Nostalgic Circuits’ contains 130 presets for U-He D.I.V.A., inspired by the sounds of the 70s and 80s and suitable for House, Techno, Breakbeat, Funk, Hip-Hop, Pop and more.
- Southern Radio Bundle (YnK Audio) — ‘Southern Radio Bundle’ is a high octane collection of 20 Dirty South, radio-ready Construction Kits including elements from some of the biggest hits around. This bundle includes all three Volumes in the Southern Radio series.
- Trap Loft Vol 2 (Jungle Loops) — ‘Trap Loft Vol 2′ from Jungle Loops is the second installment of this awesome top-selling series. This product includes five banging Construction Kits inspired by artists such as Chief Keef, Waka Flocka, Gucci Mane, King Louie.
- Urban Energy 2 (Black Hand Loops) — ‘Urban Energy 2′ from Black Hand Loops is a collection of five Urban Construction Kits. This thumping product includes sounds from the full spectrum of Urban music, from classic Hip Hop to Modern R&B and Dirty South.
The packs are now available to purchase at Loopbased.
More information: Loopbased
discoDSP has released version 6.2 of the Discovery Pro software synthesizer for Windows and Mac.
Discovery Pro archives even higher quality and features than his small cousin Discovery, retaining all previous functionalities.
Changes in Discovery Pro 6.2
- New 128 voices polyphony option.
- Export program enabled in demo.
- SysEx export Nord Lead compatible.
- Reorganized and streamlined EDIT, preset menus and dialog windows.
- Morphing values shown if different from zero only.
- Broader bank/program LCD text.
- Midi CC # / Disabled added to EDIT > Swap > Aftertouch To.
- PADsynth button displays green if ECO mode is enabled.
- Fixed missing Wave.dat dialog hang.
- Fixed GUI background gradient misplacement.
- Fixed Quick Stack using Keysplit behavior.
- Fixed OSC 2 octave display LED bug.
Discovery Pro 6 is available to purchase for 149 EUR / $199 USD. The update is free to Discovery Pro 6 users, and previous Discovery Pro and Discovery customers can update to R6 for 19 EUR and 79 EUR respectively.
More information: discoDSP / Discovery Pro
Dance MIDI Samples has released Discovery Pro Psytrance Vol. 1, a soundset by Doctor Doubledrop featuring 128 Psytrance presets for discoDSP Discovery Pro.
This incredible collection of high quality synth sounds ranges from old school to modern sounds that including leads, zaps, lasers, sirens, basses, groove, soundscapes, sequences, gates & FX!
These sounds cover everything you need to take your psy productions to a whole advanced level featuring patches inspired by most famous psytrance producers in the world – they also cover a myriad of Psy genres including minimal, progressive, full on, neo full on, dark, hitech, power full on & psycore! A comprehensive soundest for all Discovery users!
Psytrance Presets Vol.1 features
- 128 patches for Discovery Pro:
- 51 Leads.
- 06 Bass.
- 09 Arp.
- 07 Gates.
- 10 Pad.
- 07 Groove.
- 06 Downlifter FX.
- 06 Uplifter FX.
- 06 Up & Down FX.
- 20 FX.
- All of the content in this download is 100% royalty-free.
- Requires discoDSP Discovery Pro synth 5.6 or higher.
The soundset costs £14.99 GBP.
More information: Discovery Pro Psytrance Vol. 1
Dance Midi Samples has released the Total Access Vol. 3 soundset by Ronei Leite, featuring a collection of patches for the Discovery Pro software synthesizer from discoDSP.
120 new sounds for discoDSP Discovery Pro designed to rock your Progressive House tracks by top sound designer Ronei Leite.
If you’ve heard the sharp, chunky sounds of the classic Nord Lead hardware units then you’ll appreciate same driving tones of Discovery Pro.
Popular with all branches of EDM production you can’t beat this fresh influx of top-quality presets for this fantastic synth.
The soundset costs £14.99 GBP.
More information: Dance Midi Samples
discoDSP has announced the release of Discovery 4.0, the latest version of its synthesizer plug-in for Windows and Mac.
Discovery’s architecture provides maximum flexibility when programming your own sounds. Start by selecting from the two oscillators, and then add one of the several types of filters, and then program the appropriate ADSR envelope for the sound.
discoDSP’s Nord Lead 2 inspired Discovery virtual analog syntesizer.
Changes in Discovery 4.0
- New zero-feedback delay filters modeled after the Nord Lead 2.
- High contrast drop down menus.
- Discovery data location placed at ~/Documents/discoDSP/Discovery/
- Manual revision.
Discovery 4 is available to purchase for the introductory price of 49 EUR / $69 USD / £39 (VAT included if applicable) until August 31, 2013. Starting July 16, previous Discovery customers can update for 19 EUR at discoDSP Members Area.
More information: discoDSP / Discovery
Ronei Leite has launched Discovery Pro Total Access Vol 2, a soundset for the Discovery Pro software synthesizer by discoDSP.
Synth Programmer Ronei Leite returns with another supersonic sound set for discoDSP Discovery Pro featuring 120 sounds designed for today’s exacting EDM genres including Dubstep, Electro, Trance & Progressive. Each sound has been finely crafted to sit right in your mix – check out this awe inspiring sound set today.
Royalty-Free: All of the content in this download is 100% royalty-free. Once purchased, you can use these sounds in your own commercial music releases with no restrictions.
The soundset is available from Dance MIDI Samples for £14.99 GBP/$22.80 USD.
More information: Discovery Pro – Total Access Vol 2
discoDSP has announced the release of the Tinga’s Gamelan sound library for the Corona software synthesizer for Windows and Mac.
Tinga’s Gamelan is a 115 MB bank including presets using custom tunings.
Tinga’s Gamelan features
- Set of samples from various sources, all have been re-tuned in C with Audacity 4 samples from http://freesound.org/people/Robinhood76/packs/3940/
- 2 birds SF2 files (place at Documents\discoDSP\Corona\Waves\User.dwb)
- Attack samples made with FuDrum 3 in Jeskola Buzz.
- Steel drum notes recorded with a Zoom H4.
The soundbank is a free download for all Corona users.
More information: discoDSP