Christian Budde releases Barberpole Flanger and updates Noname EQ to v1.1

Christian Budde has released Barberpole Flanger, a free effect plug-in for Windows. Barberpole Flanger offers a simple “Barberpole flanger” implementation. Barberpole flanging is also known as “infinite flanging”, this sonic illusion is similar to the … read more

Christian Budde releases Bugpass Lite and VST interfaced ASIO-Host

Christian Budde has released Bugpass Lite and VST interfaced ASIO-Host, two open source VST plug-ins for Windows PC. Bugpass Lite is a linear phase bandpass filter with sliders which enable a quick visual reference to … read more

Insert Piz Here updates Mr. Alias Pro to v2.25

Insert Piz Here has released version 2.25 of Mr. Alias Pro, a virtual synthesizer instrument plug-in for Windows PC. Mr. Alias 2 uses non-bandlimited oscillators which can be transposed near to and beyond the Nyquist … read more

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Livid Instruments now shipping OHM64

Livid Instruments is now shipping the OHM64, an adaptable, programmable, and interactive MIDI control surface designed to give you hands-on control over your performance. High-quality sliders, knobs and buttons provide the interface for creative expression, … read more

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Short links for September 7th, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # Drone Machines by Tristan Shone. Drone Machines are custom made machines fabricated from raw materials and utilizing open source circuitry. The devices draw heavily on aspects of industrial … read more

Short links for September 3rd, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # Tactile Metronome – Wayne and Layne The Tactile Metronome is a tap-controlled metronome and "beat looper." "Syncopation machine." "Metronome with an attitude." You tap the piezo speaker to … read more

Insert Piz Here updates Mr. Alias Pro to v2.1

Insert Piz Here has released version 2.1 of Mr. Alias Pro, a “Pro” version of the Mr. Alias instrument plug-in for Windows, Mac and Linux. Something was bothering me about the sound of Mr. Alias … read more

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Audacity updated to v1.3.9

Free, cross-platform sound editor Audacity has been updated to v1.3.9. The Audacity Team is pleased to announce the release of Audacity 1.3.9 (Beta) for Windows, Mac and Linux/Unix. It contains many bug fixes contributed by … read more

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Short links for August 24th, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # CHEAP, FAT and OPEN – Jacob Sikker Remin's Arduino based syntesizer, his final project at the CIID (Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design). Synth features atmega328 processor 12bit DAC … read more

Mixxx v1.7.0 released

The Mixxx team has announced the final release of Mixxx 1.7.0, the open source DJ software that gives you everything you need to perform live mixes. The result of countless contributions from developers all over … read more

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Audacity updated to v1.3.8 Beta

Audacity, the free, open source software for recording and editing sounds, has been updated to version 1.3.8 Beta. Changes in Audacity v1.3.8 Beta Effects and Analysis VST Effects now display GUI by default. Faster Equalization … read more

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Christian Borß releases HybridReverb

Christian Borß from the Institute of Communication Acoustics (Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany) has announced the release of HybridReverb, a stereo reverberation effect plug-in for Windows. The concept behind HybridReverb is to use a set of pre-defined … read more

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Sonic Visualiser updated to v1.6

Chris Cannam has released version 1.6 of Sonic Visualiser, an application for inspecting and analysing the contents of music audio files, combining powerful waveform and spectral visualisation tools with automated feature extraction plugins and annotation … read more

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Livid Instruments Ohm64 now available for pre-order

Livid Instruments has announced it is now accepting pre-orders for the Ohm64, a completely redesigned MIDI controller, inspired by some of the most innovative and popular software. It’s our second generation of Ohm, and we’ve … read more

Insert Piz Here updates Mr. Alias to v2.02

Insert Piz Here has released version 2.02 of Mr. Alias 2, a freeware instrument plug-in for Windows, Mac and Linux. Mr. Alias 2 uses non-bandlimited oscillators which can be transposed near to and beyond the … read more

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LMMS v0.4.4 released

Version 0.4.4 of LMMS (Linux MultiMedia Studio) has been released. LMMS is a free cross-platform alternative to commercial programs like FL Studio®, which allow you to produce music with your computer. This includes the creation … read more

Kent Williams releases PaulStretch for Mac

Paul Nasca recently released version 2.0 of Paul’s Extreme Sound Stretch, an extreme time-stretching tool. Since Paul only released binaries for Windows, Kent Williams took the source code and made a working version for Mac. … read more

Short links for March 26th, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # Arduinocaster shreds in MIDI Mike Cook takes the keytar to the next level. Arduinocaster is a an Arduino based MIDI instrument modelled on a guitar sometimes called a … read more

Sonic Visualiser updated to v1.5

Chris Cannam has released version 1.5 of Sonic Visualiser, an application for inspecting and analysing the contents of music audio files. This release has a few new features and a substantial number of bug fixes … read more

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discoDSP Highlife Open Source updated to R3 beta

The Open Source version of discoDSP’s HighLife sampler instrument has been updated to R3 beta. HighLife R3 beta now has greatly improved sfz import, more in line with the official sfz specs. Most sfz files … read more