Focusrite Saffire PRO 14, firewire audio interface

Focusrite has announced the Saffire PRO 14, a new firewire audio interface. The Focusrite Saffire PRO 14 is an 8 in / 6 out FireWire audio interface designed for the modern home studio environment. An … read more

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Design a Sound EDM Soundset III for Novation V-Station synth

Design a Sound has released EDM Soundset III, a collection of presets for the Novation V-Station virtual synthesizer. EDM Soundset III – new version (nine months after the release of EDM Soundset II) is ready … read more

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Freshly Squeezed Samples releases V-Station Definitive Collection

Freshly Squeezed Samples has released V-Station Definitive Collection, a Novation V-Station soundset in collaboration with Ádám Szabó. Produced by Ádám Szabó (Adam Van Baker), David Michael Sherlock (Sprirt & Dave/Groove Mafia) and Wim Van Gelder … read more

Midikatapult Katapult, flexible mapping application for Launchpad updated

Midikatapult has recently released version 1.139 of Katapult, adding Apple iPad support to the flexible mapping application for the Novation Launchpad. It allows you to map customisable multipage layouts to the Launchpad or iPad and … read more

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Xenos Soundworks Summer Sale, sound banks for $5

Xenos Soundworks has announced its Summer Sale, offering a time limited low price on three of its sound banks. Xenos Soundworks Summer Sale Second Wind for Tone2 Gladiator: A collection of 128 quality presets for … read more

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Novation Automap, software for Novation’s keyboards and controllers updated to v3.5

Novation has released version 3.5 of Automap, the software which enables Novation’s keyboards and controllers to take instant control of DAWs and plug-ins. Automap is a piece of software that comes with all Novation controllers. … read more

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Ableton & Minus present ten free Ableton Live Sets, Ableton announces Summer Music Challenge + new Soniccouture partner instruments

Ableton & Minus have released a collection of ten free Ableton Live Sets. The Live Sets were made exclusively for Ableton by ten artists from the Minus roster. Each Set comes with a companion Lesson … read more

Novation releases Dicer

Novation has announced Dicer, a palm-sized cue point and looping controller developed with Serato. Plug Dicer in, slot it on your turntable/CDJ, and you can instantly set cue points and use them to trigger ‘Hot … read more

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Short links for May 12th, 2010

Some interesting things I found recently: # The Myth of Falling Fidelity, and Audio History Unburdened by Fact Peter Kirn has a lengthy post on the matter: With the regularity of clockwork, stories about how … read more

Kreativ Sounds releases SYN Bass Station Sounds

Kreativ Sounds has released SYN Bass Station Sounds, a collection of carefully designed presets for the well known Novation Bass Station synthesizer, hardware or software, and also for Native Instruments KORE Workstation. If you are … read more

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Novation updates Automap to v3.4.1

Novation has released version 3.4.1 of Automap, a software system for Novation’s MIDI controllers. Automap 3 is the latest incarnation of Novation’s intelligent software system. Automap is unique to Novation’s MIDI controllers, and has now … read more

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Midikatapult updates Katapult to v1.13

Midikatapult has released version 1.13 of Katapult, a very flexible mapping application for the Novation Launchpad. It allows you to map customisable multipage-layouts to the Launchpad and send the MIDI output to any application or … read more

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Five12 updates Numerology to v2.3

Five12 has released version 2.3 of Numerology, a modular music sequencing and audio plug-in environment for Mac OS X. New in this release is extensive support for controlling Numerology from the Novation Launchpad. This feature … read more

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Midikatapult updates Katapult to v1.12

Midikatapult has released version 1.12 of Katapult, a very flexible mapping application for the Novation Launchpad. It allows you to map customisable multipage-layouts to the Launchpad and send the MIDI output to any application or … read more

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Plastic Alien releases X-Station and CZ-101 samples

Xavier Jacques of Plastic Alien has released two sample packs. XAV!ER J. is a performer and producer with a mission of bringing the underground club sound to the pop music world. Styles of influence include … read more

Short links for February 15th, 2010

Some interesting things I found recently: # Handmade synth senses wireless activity From Make: Yoshi Akai's Wireless Catcher analog synth derives control input from nearby wireless signals picked up by an onboard antennae. As if … read more

Short links for February 5th, 2010

Some interesting things I found recently: # NAMM Oddities 2010 Barry is back with the NAMM Oddities of 2010: My NAMM experience went really quite smoothly this year. I didn't have to deal with any … read more

Short links for January 20th, 2010

Some interesting things I found recently: # bassdll – An arduino piezo buzzer sound engine by Drew Crawford. Source code available at github # ISM / DUBBHISM: impulse responses Tony Dubshot wrote in to share … read more

Avid introduces Pro Tools Instrument Expansion Pack

Avid has introduced the Digidesign Pro Tools Instrument Expansion Pack, a collection of five professional virtual instruments that enable musicians and producers to harness the full creative power of Pro Tools, while writing, composing, and … read more

Novation updates Bass Station to v1.6

Novation has released version 1.6 of Bass Station, a virtual analog synthesizer instrument plug-in for Windows and Mac. Bass Station re-invents the classic sound of analogue and provides you with all the prerequisite building blocks … read more

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