Combining ethnic, traditional and orchestral instruments with searing synths and edgy samples, Heavyocity’s AEON is like having an analogue synth and an organic instrument right at your fingertips.
Thanks to the deeply customised and highly ‘tweakable’ interface, AEON’s sounds can go from pristine and intimate to gnarly and aggressive in just a few clicks! Create lush melodies, dark lyrical phrases, devastating synth and bass lines and much more…
Until 6th November, Time+Space are giving you the chance to win one of three AEON prizes including…
1st Prize: Heavyocity AEON Collection
2nd Prize: AEON Melodic
3rd Prize: AEON Rhythmic
To enter, all you have to do is answer a simple question!
Time+Space has announced that Heavyocity is celebrating its 5th anniversary with a 5 day sale.
Time+Space are helping first class virtual instrument developers Heavyocity to celebrate their 5th anniversary with savings across the popular AEON range – available for 5 days only!
AEON is a unique collection of high-quality instruments and sounds that are incredibly expressive and playable. Thanks to the customised and highly ´tweakable´ interface, AEON´s sounds can go from pristine and intimate to gnarly and aggressive with just a few clicks. What´s more, numerous modulation possibilities mean AEON is like having an analog synth and an organic instrument right at your fingertips.
AEON is available as two titles…
AEON RHYTHMIC delivers tempo-synced melodic loops arranged in menu-style suites and single loop presets. Loops an be layered in the menu suites to create intricate melodic grooves plus the groundbreaking ‘Loop Mutator’ enables you to sequence and re-arrange the playback of looped material in previously unimaginable ways.
AEON MELODIC is a vast collection of presets and samples comprised of traditional instruments, unique ensembles, aggressive analog synths, hybrid presets, and signature ‘AEON Hits’. Quickly create motifs or build intricate rhythmic patterns with your own melodies in the custom Arpeggiator and redefine your sound with deep modulation controls.
Or get them both in the AEON COLLECTION – only £225.00 / €262.00 until Tuesday 8th October!
Cinematic Grooves 1 is a collection of 120 midi loops for Damage. They are carefully created to inspire rhythmic ideas and offer a quick start to your own grooves. Just load the Damage patch into Kontakt and import the midi file in your track. Tweak and break it to fit your needs.
Cinematic Grooves 1 contains 120 midi loops in 4/4, 5/4, 6/8 and 7/8 created for 4 Damage patches.
Because they are midi files they can be tweaked to work with different patches and even other sound sources than Damage.
The MIDI pack is available to purchase for $12.99 USD.
Heavyocity Media has announced the release of AEON, a new collection of deeply-sampled melodic instruments, cutting-edge tonal loops, and epic one-shots for the modern composer.
Created by New York City’s premier sound design team, this virtual instrument collection combines orchestral, traditional, and ethnic instruments with analog and digital synths to add a truly unique sound and texture to any musical composition. The AEON Collection is available exclusively at the Heavyocity Media website.
As the successor to Heavyocity’s critically acclaimed “Evolve” series and “DAMAGE” percussion library, AEON was developed over the course of 18 months, by employing inventive recording, sound design, and synthesis techniques. The AEON Collection is comprised of two products, AEON Melodic and AEON Rhythmic. The instrument is based on 10,000+ samples meticulously recorded using state-of-the-art equipment, resulting in 27+ GB of source material (compressed to 13GB on disk).
AEON Melodic contains 315 multi-sampled playable instruments comprised of 130+ organic presets, 160+ synths and hybrid presets, and 39 signature AEON Hits. AEON Rhythmic provides 330+ beatsliced melodic loops that can be mixed and matched seamlessly to create complex layered melodic phrases. The included Single Loop presets offer detailed playback control for intuitive sound tweaking and re-composing.
AEON’s robust sound is complemented by an intuitive and easy to use interface, including advanced Trigger FXTM, the infamous Punish knob, and the new Twist knob. AEON Rhythmic’s Loop Mutator™ enables the user to sequence and re-compose loops in previously unimaginable ways. AEON Melodic’s Advanced Arpeggiator enables the user to quickly create motifs and build intricate rhythmic patterns.
As a Kontakt-powered instrument, AEON offers all relevant playback and sound shaping functionality through the free Kontakt 5 Player or full version.
The AEON Collection (AEON Melodic and AEON Rhythmic Bundle) is available to purchase for $399 USD. A two-week introductory offer is available to existing users of Heavyocity and Heavyocity/Native Instruments products (Evolve, Evolve Mutations, Evolve Mutations 2, Evolve Mutations Bundle, Damage, and Komplete Ultimate 8 or 9) for $349 USD.
AEON Melodic and AEON Rhytmic are available separately for $299 USD and $199 USD respectively.
Native Instruments has announced the release of EVOLVE, a KONTAKT-based instrument created by premier sound design house Heavyocity, the team behind DAMAGE and the EVOLVE MUTATIONS series.
EVOLVE offers a full-scale resource for cinematic sound design that brings together a vast selection of sounds, rhythms and FX, designed specifically for film composers and sound designers. With approximately 6 GB of sample content, EVOLVE provides a go-to resource for premium quality cinematic sounds, textures and ambiences. A huge variety of styles are included in the instrument, ranging from punchy beats for dramatic tension, atonal stings for added suspense, or serene melodic lines for intricate tonal sequences.
The universally acclaimed EVOLVE was previously only available from Heavyocity, the leading sound design house who also created DAMAGE and the EVOLVE MUTATIONS series in partnership with Native Instruments. Now, for the first time, producers and sound designers are able to access this premier resource for cinematic expression in one place. Furthermore, EVOLVE has also been optimized for MASCHINE, allowing users to browse for sounds and categories directly from the hardware, for an enhanced workflow.
EVOLVE is available to purchase for a suggested price of $229 USD / 199 EUR. An upgrade for owners of EVOLVE MUTATIONS 1 or 2, or the bundle, is available for $119 USD / 99 EUR at the NI Online Shop.
Native Instruments has announced that the Damage sound library is now available in stores worldwide.
Created by premier sound design house Heavyocity and powered by the latest KONTAKT 5 engine, the new software instrument provides hard-hitting cinematic percussion for professional movie scoring and high-impact music production, adding true wide-screen character to any dramatic piece of music.
As the successor of Heavyocity’s universally acclaimed “Evolve” series, DAMAGE contains over 700 percussive loops as well as 58 kits, based on over 25,000 individual samples recorded in 24bit/96kHz using state of-the-art equipment. As a KONTAKT-powered instrument, DAMAGE offers all relevant playback and sound shaping functionality through the free KONTAKT PLAYER software. All sounds can also be loaded into the full version of the KONTAKT 5 sampler for advanced sound editing.
Damage is available to purchase for a suggested retail price of $339 USD / 299 EUR.
Native Instruments has announced Damage, a new instrument that provides hard-hitting cinematic percussion for professional movie scoring and high-impact music production.
Created by premier sound design house Heavyocity and powered by the latest KONTAKT 5 engine, this unique sonic resource expertly combines industrial sounds and orchestral percussion to add true wide-screen character to any dramatic piece of music.
As the successor of Heavyocity’s universally acclaimed “Evolve” series, DAMAGE was created over the course of two years involving unique recording and sound design techniques. The instrument is based on over 25,000 individual samples recorded in 24bit/96Kz using state-of-the-art equipment, resulting in 30 GB of source material. Sounds were captured in a variety of locations ranging from various high-end studios to a Connecticut junkyard, and comprise all possible types of percussion from traditional instruments to exploding cars and cranes dropping objects from great heights.
DAMAGE contains over 700 beat-sliced percussive loops as well as 58 multi-sampled kits, including an arsenal of unique “Damage Hits” for distinctive stings and transitions. Loop Menus can be mixed and matched easily to create complex layered rhythms, while Single Loops offer detailed playback control for intuitive sound tweaking. Certain kits are based on sophisticated ensemble-style recordings, with multiple velocity and round-robin layers, to provide true performance dynamics and a wide range of impact.
The sounds are complemented by a specifically designed effects section that includes the versatile new Trigger FX 2.0 real-time sound mangling suite as well as the central “Punish” knob for seamless increases in pressure and intensity. As a KONTAKT-powered instrument, DAMAGE offers all relevant playback and sound shaping functionality through the free KONTAKT PLAYER software. All sounds can also be loaded into the full version of the KONTAKT 5 sampler for advanced sound editing.
Damage will be available in November for a suggested retail price of $339 USD / 299 EUR.