Musicrow has released version 2.39 of Golden Ensembles 2, an exclusive collection of over 40 cutting-edge ensembles for Native Instruments Reaktor 5.
Golden Ensembles v2.39 includes a new reaktor ensemble: Red Snapper. Red Snapper is the effect for special missions. Combining digital and analog distortion with multi-notch filters and other goodies, Red Snapper will add its unpolished character to anything you throw to it!
New ensemble in Musicrow Golden Ensembles 2: Red Snapper
Red Snapper features
- Unique and full of charm Lo-fi sounds!
- Great sounding saturator, bit crusher, and sample rate divider.
- Distortion can be applied to a certain frequency range.
- Multi-notch filter with 5 bands.
- LFO for the different notches – for special stereophonic sound effects.
Golden Ensembles 2 is available to purchase for 85 EUR until 10 February, 2011 (30% off regular price of 115 EUR).
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Musicrow has released version 2.35 of Golden Ensembles, a collection of ensembles for Native Instruments Reaktor.
All the ensembles in the pack were updated to be compatible with Reaktor v5.5.1. Golden Ensembles v2.35 also includes a new Reaktor ensemble: DigiFreak.
Digifreak takes the Lo-Fi sound to new extremes! This powerful synth combines digital wave-shaping, special sound degradation processes, granular synthesis techniques, and advanced Lo-Fi effects to produce crumble corrupted and disintegrated beautiful sounds, with an emphasized digital character.
- A library with more than 100 disintegrated beautiful sounds.
- Fresh digital flavor.
- Extreme digital wave-shaping.
- Special sound degradation tools.
- Integrated granular synthesis techniques.
- Advanced Lo-Fi effects.
- Six envelopes and many modulation paths.
- Special feedback-loop effect.
Golden Ensembles 2 (now including over 40 ensembles) is available to purchase for 89 EUR until December 15, 2010 (regular price 119 EUR).
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Musicrow Group has released CS Vibes, a collection of 200 impressive sounds for Arturia CS-80 V.
The CS Vibes soundset takes full advantage of the the Yamaha CS80′s classic qualities to deliver fresh and up-to-date sounds.
Rhythmic sequences, somber pads, unusual keyboard sounds, fat leads, thick basses, and a lot of unique arpeggiated sounds – this collection will bring new vibes to your CS80 synthesizer!
CS Vibes is available to purchase for 35 EUR. A demo bank with 20 free presets is available as an instant download from the Musicrow website.
More information: Musicrow Group / CS Vibes
Musicrow Group has released version 2.21 of Golden Ensembles for Reaktor, a collection of 39 cutting-edge ensembles for Native Instruments Reaktor 5.
The new update for Golden Ensembles includes a new reaktor ensemble: Ebola.
Ebola is a powerful semi-modular virtual analog synthesizer with a flexible architecture, that enables you to create a wide variety of sounds with a distinct flavor!
Golden Ensembles 2 now contains 39 reaktor ensembles, synthesizer and effects.
Golden Ensembles – Ebola features
- A library of 200 high quality sounds, divided into 7 sound banks.
- Two multimode oscillators with Ring modulation, Sync, and Frequency modulation..
- Classic mode that enables you to shape your oscillator waveform by morphing between many different waveforms.
- Ultrasaw mode that uses up to 9 detuned saw-tooth waves, for the creation of extremely thick leads and pads.
- Wavetable synthesis mode helps you achieving evolving and interesting pad sounds, organs and keyboards.
- Sub-oscillator with ultrasaw mode.
- Noise generator with color shaping option.
- Two multimode resonant filters that can be connected in parallel or serial.
- Three envelopes that can modulate almost any parameter of the synthesizer.
- Advanced distortion section for wave-shaping: Analog saturation, Hard Clipping, Bit Crusher and more..
- Two advanced LFO’s.
- Extended effects section that contains 9 high quality effects: Delay, Reverb, Chorus, Phaser, distortion, EQ, ring modulation and others.
- Modulation matrix with countless modulation paths.
- Envelope follower that enables you to use external audio to manipulate almost any parameter of the synthesizer.
Golden Ensembles for Reaktor 5 is available for 95 EUR through February 2010 (regular price 119 EUR).
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Musicrow has announced the release of Piano Trilogy, a collection of three unique piano instruments based on sampling ,synthesis, and physical modeling techniques.
Vintage Piano is based on an amazing bechstein grand piano from 1906, Broken Piano brings tasteful dark upright piano and various broken piano sounds, while Pianoforte revives the old ancestor of the piano with a bright beautiful timbre.
Piano Trilogy features
- Includes three authentic piano VST instruments: Vintage Piano, Broken Piano and Pianoforte.
- Realistic and sonically beautiful acoustic grand piano VST.
- Mellow rich sounding upright piano.
- Wide variety of amazing broken piano sounds.
- Emulation of the pianoforte.
- Extremely dynamic and responsive.
- Based on more then 200MB of high quality samples.
- Uses advanced synthesis and physical modeling techniques.
- High quality studio reverb.
- Adjustable velocity curve.
- Simple user interface.
- Very modest CPU, memory and disk Requirements.
Piano Trilogy is available for Windows PC the introductory price of €39 EUR until August 21, 2009 (regular price €59 EUR).
More information: Musicrow Group / Piano Trilogy
Musicrow has released version 1.1 of Vintage Strings MkIII, a virtual string machine that perfectly recreates the lush sound of analog string machines.
Changes in Vintage String MkIII v1.1
- The spring reverb bug was fixed.
- The chorus noise problem that occurred with some hosts was fixed.
- Automation problem was fixed.
- The interface graphic problem with REAPER was fixed.
Vintage String MkIII is available as a VST instrument for Windows PC. Until the end of June, it is available at a 50% discount for 30 EUR.
More information: Musicrow Group / Vintage Strings MkIII
Musicrow has released The Heavenly Prophecy, a sound bank for Arturia’s Prophet V virtual synthesizer.
The Heavenly Prophecy presents 200 extraordinary sounds for your Arturia Prophet V. This soundset takes the Prophet 5 and the Prophet VS to new extremes!
The Heavenly Prophecy is focused on delivering inspiring up-to-date sounds with the special Prophet flavor. The crystal leads will shine, the stab sounds will drill holes in your heart, and the fabulous mystic pads will make you cry. This is our prophecy!
The Heavenly Prophecy is available for download for 35 EUR. A demo bank with 20 free presets is available for instant download from the product page.
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Musicrow has released Vintage Strings MkIII, a new super realistic virtual string machine that perfectly recreates the lush sound of analog string machines.
The distinctive sound of vintage string machines like the Arp Solina or the Crumer Performer can be heard on numerous music productions. It has been used by various musicians like: Pink Floyd, Air, Beck, The Eagles, Kraftwerk, The Cure, Joy Division, Josh Wink, Morrisey, Tangerine Dream, Keane, Japan, and New Order to name few.
Like these old machines, Vintage Strings MkIII is a synthesizer that was especially designed to produce rich warm string pads. It make no use samples, so any of its presets can be tweaked, and new ones can be easily created, making Vintage Strings MkIII as user friendly as it is toneful.
Vintage Strings MkIII features
- Super realistic emulation of vintage string machines.
- Two separate string sections with beautiful string sound.
- Chorus section that accurately emulates the chorus effect on vintage string machines.
- Advanced reverb section with a smooth studio reverb and authentic spring reverb.
- Analog and regular envelope modes.
Vintage Strings MkIII is available as a VST instrument for Windows PC. It costs 59 EUR and you can download a demo version from the Musicrow website (generates noise every 30 secs).
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