Hal Leonard Books publishes The Hammond Organ

Hal Leonard Books has published The Hammond Organ by Scott Faragher. With a foreword written by Al Kooper, the book covers virtually everything one could want to know about the Hammond Organ, from it’s technical … read more

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Bob Leggitt releases FreeST Organ VST plugins

Bob Leggit wrote in to share the news about his FreeST Organ series of free virtual organ instruments for Windows. I need to make clear first of all (what with this site having such a … read more

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Hollow Sun releases Vermona ET3 for Kontakt

Hollow Sun has released Vermona ET3, an organ sound library for Native Instruments Kontakt. Not much is known about the Vermona range of organs other than they were made in East Germany (or the Deutsche … read more

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Wavesfactory releases 1850 Pipe Organ sample library

Wavesfactory has released 1850 Pipe Organ, a pipe organ sample library. We sampled a Pipe Organ built in the year 1850. The pipes are controlled by a wood keyboard of 54 keys (from C1 to … read more

Martinic announces Combo Model F combo organ plugin

Martinic has announced Combo Model F, a freeware virtual combo organ modelled after a well-known combo organ from the 1960s. Combo Model F features 4-octave C-to-C keyboard. Harmonic range 6 polyphonic octaves. 4 footage tabs: … read more

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Precisionssound releases Maestrovox Ps-Mod for NI Kontakt 4

Precisionssound has announced the release of Maestrovox Ps-Mod, a sample library for Native Instrument Kontakt 4. The Maestrovox Consort is a tube based synth/organ in the style of Clavioline and Solovox. The Maestrovoxes were built … read more

Les Productions Zvon releases Reed Organs sample library

Les Productions Zvon has released Reed Organs, a sample library featuring the sounds of various reed chord organs. I bought all these organs at a local flea market and all had seen better days. But … read more

Simple-Media releases retro-gsx & Cathedral + Striker & Voc-Two freeware

Simple-Media has released retro-gsx and Cathedral, two new virtual synthesizer instruments for Windows. A new addition to the retro-gs series of instruments with a completely new build, retro-gsx offers even more SID inspired chip sound … read more

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Yonac updates Organ+ app for iOS to v1.1

Yonac has released version 1.1 of Organ+, a virtual organ app for iOS. Organ+ comes with 7 different organ engines that faithfully recreate the sounds of celebrated transistor and tonewheel organs. The sweet FX stack … read more

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Hammond introduces SK-1 portable organ

Hammond has introduced the SK-1, a portable organ featuring 9 adjustable mechanical drawbars. The Hammond SK1 is the first “Ultra-Portable” organ in its history, weighing in at just 15 pounds, and the first Hammond portable … read more

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Puremagnetik releases Vintage Organs Volume 2

Puremagnetik has released Vintage Organs Volume 2, a library of organs featuring the Yamaha YC-30, Farfisa Pianorgan, Emenee, Magnus & Gulbransen Pump Organs. Vintage Organs Volume 2 comes with a new and improved Laslo II … read more

Short links for April 1st, 2011

Some interesting things I found recently: # AnalogTelePhonographer Christopher Locke made an Analog Tele-Phonographer, a sound amplifier for his cell phone/portable music player. I made it from a broken trumpet and a fistful of scrap … read more

Hollow Sun Oscillosine and Organa, Sonic Laboratory Instruments for Kontakt

Hollow Sun has released Oscillosine and Organa, two Sonic Laboratory Instruments for Kontakt. Almost as though it was found in the back of a damp garage after decades of neglect, Hollow Sun has created Oscillosine. … read more

Wildnoise WildOrgan, virtual organ instrument

Wildnoise has released WildOrgan, a virtual tonewheel organ instrument plugin for Windows. The WildOrgan is a virtual Organ-simulation, which can emulate various organ types. An extensive set of controls is available and 50 presets are … read more

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Precisionsound releases Knutby Church Organ sample pack

Precisionsound has announced the release of Knutby Church Organ, an organ sample library. The Knutby Church Organ was built in 1995 by Johannes Menzel, based upon a previous Gustav Andersson organ from 1867. All pipes … read more

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Hollow Sun announces Sonic Laboratory Instruments for Kontakt

Hollow Sun has introduced the Sonic Laboratory Instruments series for Native Instruments Kontakt. Hollow Sun’s ‘Sonic Laboratory Instruments’ series brings a range of unique sound generating equipment, discrete Kontakt 4 ‘modules’ that evoke the sounds … read more

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Iliadis sets Organ instrument plug-ins free

Iliadis has set free its organ instrument plug-ins for Windows. Iliadis iVF Combo Organ Iliadis plug-ins iVF Combo Organ, two manual transistor organ simulation. iBX Organ, tonewheel organ simulation. Euthymia Electronic Organ V2, Hammond clone … read more

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Phantom of the Floppera, floppy drive organ

YouTube user FunToTheHead turned a bunch of floppy drives into a musical instrument. Test run of my (d)iskette (O)rgan doing Toccata & Fugue. People have made floppy drives sing before, but this is my personal … read more

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Foo releases YC-20 v1.3.0, free combo organ

Foo has released the YC-20, a free combo organ for Linux, Windows and Mac. YC-20 is a divide-down combo organ designed in the late 60’s. This emulation faithfully copies the features, sounds and flaws of … read more

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Diginoiz releases Fat Key Vibes 2, Rhodes & Organ sound library

Diginoiz has announced the release of Fat Key Vibez 2, a new sound library in the Loops Line series. “Fat Key Vibez 2” (Audio+Midi) is the second part of our best selling product “Fat Key … read more

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