Mystery Islands has released version 1.1.8 of its JP-80×0 Editor Plugin for the Roland JP-8000 & JP-8080 synthesizers.
First of all, thanks to everyone who’s been patient with our Windows VST development. It’s time to announce the Windows VST version of our JP-80×0 plugin and it is available right now!
We have also included Alan Marcero’s great trance bank to go with our plugin and anyone who’s registered with the JP-80×0 plugin, will have access to them with the latest MAC or PC release.
The plug-in is now available for Windows and Mac (VST/AU), priced at 49.95 EUR.
More information: Mystery Islands / JP-80×0 Editor Plugin
Mystery Islands has released version 1.1.6 of its JP-80×0 Editor Plug-In for Mac.
You ever wanted to control, automate & work with your Roland JP-8000 / JP-8080 the way this modern world requires? Now it’s possible with our AU / VST plugin that allows you to get your Hardware into your modern DAW.
We developed this plugin together with Arto Vaarala who’s long experience with coding made all this possible. This plugin is great even if your JP-8000 / JP-8080 is broken (knobs & sliders not working).
Changes in JP-80×0 Editor Plug-In v1.1.6
- All knob movements from Hardware can be seen visually in Plugin user interface.
- All button / menu selections are updated to the Plugin user interface as well.
- Added delay between outgoing SysEx packages, so the data is handled correctly.
- Added All Notes Off (CC#123) message to prevent hanging notes while changing patches.
- Fixed value displays for Tempo, OSC 2 range and Fine tuning knobs.
- New knobs added to replace the old ones.
- Storing patches to the hardware unit is now possible.
- Soundset by Alan Marcero included.
The plugin is available to purchase for Mac (VST/AU) for 49.95 EUR. A VST version for Windows is in development.
More information: Mystery Islands / JP-80×0 Editor Plug-In
123creative has announced the release of the Apple Emagic Logic ES2 volume 2 soundset by Mystery Islands and the Virtual Solid Bass sample pack.
While this sound bank is primarily aimed at Trance, is well suited for any kind of electronic dance music creations. Analog characteristics have been applied with LFO’s, filters, drive and FM functions to make this bank stand out from the rest of the ES2 soundsets out there. The suitable partner for Volume 1 in this series.
New Synth bank combine thrilling leads, monstrous basses and lush pads to give you the most up-to-date sounds for the latest dance genres. Each preset has been carefully programmed for the best sound quality.
The Logic ES2 Vol 2 soundset costs 14.95 EUR.
The Virtual Solid Bass sample pack includes 350 bass samples.
This soundbank is suitable for IDM, dustep, breakbeat, psytrance, dub, drum and bass… Samples made thru Clavia Nord rack, Roland JP-8080, Logic and Cubase.
The package includes Digital Emulator folder with software synthetized samples and Virtual Analog folder with hardware synthetized samples.
The Virtual Solid Bass sample pack costs 18.90 EUR, with an introductory price of 14.17 EUR.
More information: 123creative
Mystery Islands has announced the release of the JP-80×0 Hardware Editor Plug-in for Mac.
You ever wanted to control, automate & work with your JP-8000 / JP-8080 the way this modern world requires? Now it’s possible with our AU / VST plugin that allows you to get your Hardware into your modern DAW. We developed this plugin together with Arto Vaarala who’s long experience with coding made all this possible.
JP-80×0 editor features
- Load in as an AudioUnit or VST for MAC (32 & 64 bit INTEL only!)
- Edit both layers separately from single plugin window.
- Link layers to edit both layers at the same time.
- Scroll thru User Performances (U:11 – U:88) from Hardware.
- Sends out all parameter values when you open up your project with the plugin or load a saved patch.
- MIDI & SysEx transmission between the DAW and the Hardware (requires MIDI interface).
- Patches saved within your daw are scrollable.
- Load and Save banks to and from your HDD.
- Edit almost every function of your JP. JP-8080 and JP-8000 incompatible parameters marked with **.
- All important parameters can be automated.
The plugin is now available to purchase for Mac (VST/AU) for 49.95 EUR. Windows VSTi is scheduled for release in Q3, 2013.
More information: Mystery Islands / JP-80×0 Editor
Mystery Islands has released Northern Lights, a soundset for the Clavia Nord 2 series synthesizers and DiscoDSP Discovery.
40 fresh patches from lush Leads to crunchy basses and soft pads to snappy plucks. The reason for this bank being so small is simple: There is only 40-user slots in Nord Rack 2, so I wasn’t able to create more patches.
This package is for Clavia Nord2 -series & DiscoDSP Discovery to use any kind of electronic dance music creations.
Northern Lights features
- 40 preset patch bank in SysEX format.
- 40 preset patch bank in .fxb format.
The soundset costs 9.95 EUR.
More information: Mystery Islands / Northern Lights
Waldorf has announced the Tech Sound Bank for the Waldorf Q Series, and Best Of Both Worlds for Largo, Blowfeld and the Q Series.
Tech Sound bank from Gigaloops brings you a brand new set of presets for the Waldorf Q series.
These patches vary from atmospheric pads to razor sharp leads and plucked, percussive synths. Perfect for producers of Electro, House, Techno and more.
Tech Sound Bank features
- 20 Bass Sounds.
- 20 Plucked Sounds.
- 20 Pad Sounds.
- 20 Lead Sounds.
- 20 FX Sounds.
Best Of Both Worlds is a soundset by Mystery Islands featuring 128 patches for Largo, Blofeld and the Q Series.
The soundset consists of leads, sequence sounds, plucks, basses and pads. Suitable for any kind of electronic dance music creations.
This soundset has been programmed carefully to sound nearly identical on Largo, Blofeld and the Q series. Some differences can be heard due to the slightly different parameter set and value range between the different synthesizers.
The soundsets are available to purchase for 30 EUR incl. VAT each.
More information: Waldorf
Roqstar has released Access Virus Revealed Vol 1, a sound library by Mystery Islands which brings you the finest sounds for the Access Virus B-PowerCore-TDM-TI range.
128 fresh patches suitable for any kind of electronic dance music creations.
Loads of plucks, basses, leads and pads to get you with the latest sounds and if not the latest, the working ones! You judge the set depending on the soundset demo patches and mp3 demo, I think, this is the best Access Virus Soundset out there!
Access Virus Revealed Vol 1 is available to purchase from Roqstar for $42.65 USD.
More information: Roqstar / Access Virus Revealed Vol 1