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Plogue releases Chipcrusher bitcrusher, speaker simulator & noise machine

Plogue has announced the release of Chipcrusher, an advanced bitcrusher, a speaker simulator and noise machine effect plug-in for Windows and Mac.

Plogue Chipcrusher
Chipcrusher features DAC Encoding, Background Noise and Post-Processing.

It’s an audio effect which plays back input audio through a simulation of early lofi digital audio codecs (DAC Encoding), adds grit (Background Noise), and outputs through a selection of speaker and filter impulse responses (Post-Processing).

It can work as a VST/AU/RTAS plug-in for most major sequencing audio programs and supported tracker programs on Windows and OS X.

There is a wide spectrum of results achievable with chipcrusher. Here’s a few use cases:

  • Uniquely destroy/mangle a beat, a guitar or any other audio track.
  • Play single hits and emulate the sound of old samplers.
  • Add ‘accurate dirt’ to chipsounds’s output.
  • Etc.

Chipcrusher for Windows and Mac is available to purchase for $39 ex. VAT.

More information: Plogue / Chipcrusher

Plogue releases sforzando free SFZ player

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Plogue sforzando

Plogue has released sforzando, a free SFZ player powered by the ARIA Engine.

Plogue is proud to announce the release of its new and free sample player that is highly SFZ 2.0 compliant. Advanced musicians and hobbyists now have a free and powerful tool to experiment and share instruments without relying on a proprietary format.

sforzando has only one slot, no fancy UI, effects or mixers. So everything needs to be done at the SFZ text file level, no cheating. sforzando is also a name given for a sudden change in music dynamics which is represented by the “sfz” symbol.

sforzando for Windows and Mac (VST/AU/RTAS/standalone) is available to download now.

More information: Plogue / sforzando

Plogue chipsounds virtual 8-bit synthesizer updated to v1.6 + 50% off sale

Plogue chipsounds

Plogue has updated its chipsounds software synthesizer that faithfully emulates the 8-bit sound chips from classic video game consoles, home computers and arcade games.

This update brings many new sounds, effects and features to this already feature-packed VST/AU/RTAS plug-in for Windows and Mac OS X.

Changes in chipsounds v1.6

  • Added import for .MOD, .MED, and .IFF (8SVX) files. As a bonus, the famous ST-01 sound pack is preloaded, tuned and categorized.
  • Added analog sounds and effects from 6 of the most iconic arcade games.
  • Added PC Speaker beep and casing resonance effect (i825x PIT + Speaker Impulse).
  • Added Custom Waveforms/Music Formulas (Viznut/co’s Experimental music from very short C programs).
  • Added 4-bit and DMC Mellotron Strings.
  • New graphical design.
  • Performance and Stability Improvements.

Chipsounds is available to purchase for $47.50 USD until September 17th, 2012 (50% off regular price of $95 USD).

More information: Plogue / chipsounds

Expert Sleepers updates Crossfade Loop Synth to v3.2.0

Expert Sleepers Crossfade Loop Synth

Expert Sleepers has announced an update for the Crossfade Loop Synth plugins for Windows and Mac.

From version 3, Crossfade Loop Synth is actually two plug-ins: Crossfade Loop Synth and Crossfade Loop Synth Effect. The effect version takes the power of Crossfade Loop Synth and turns it into a live sampler, a looper and a very unusual and powerful delay effect.

Changes in Crossfade Loop Synth v3.2.0

  • The Mac OS X AU & VST versions now support 64 bit operation.
  • The timing of note playback is much improved in the synth versions of the plug-in (now sample accurate).
  • Fixes a minor bug which would cause the plug-in to attempt to load an empty filename when loading a song in Plogue Bidule.

Crossfade Loop Synth for Windows and Mac (VST/AU) is available to purchase for $49 USD excl. VAT (if applicable).

More information: Expert Sleepers / Crossfade Loop Synth

Expert Sleepers updates Crossfade Loop Synth to v3.1.3

Expert Sleepers Crossfade Loop Synth

Expert Sleepers has released version 3.1.3 of Crossfade Loop Synth, a sample playback synth instrument and sampler effect for Windows and Mac.

From version 3, Crossfade Loop Synth is actually two plug-ins: Crossfade Loop Synth and Crossfade Loop Synth Effect. The effect version takes the power of Crossfade Loop Synth and turns it into a live sampler, a looper and a very unusual and powerful delay effect.

Changes in Crossfade Loop Synth v3.1.3

  • Fixed: Bug in the plug-in’s response to a MIDI All Notes Off message. In Plogue Bidule, this could cause a problem with the drones not reactivating when a plug-in was switched in and out of Bypass mode.

Crossfade Loop Synth for Windows and Mac (VST/AU) is available to purchase for $49 USD (plus VAT if applicable).

More information: Expert Sleepers / Crossfade Loop Synth

Plogue updates Bidule to v0.9707, modular audio software

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Plogue Bidule

Plogue has released version 0.9707 of Bidule, a modular audio software for Windows and Mac.

Use Bidule’s DSP building blocks to create your own custom effects. Each of Bidule’s many math and DSP building blocks can be used to “program” your own custom instruments and effects.

Changes in Bidule v0.9707

  • Added support for 12 cores.
  • OS X: 64-bit test version of the standalone now available.
  • ReWire: added preference to enable the 64bit standalone to communicate with the ReWire device.
  • VST: added support for plugins changing the number of inputs/outputs through audioMasterIOChanged.
  • MIDI To Sync: fixed possible crash when loading an existing layout.
  • OS X: crash could possibly occur on certain edge cases of MIDI input. Fixed.
  • OS X: crash can occur in host after last instance of AU/VST is removed. Fixed.
  • OS X: crash could occur under some specific circumstances when plugging back a MIDI device. Fixed.
  • Patchbay: connect-insert doesn’t work with some signal types mismatch. Fixed.
  • Polyphonic Adapter: parameter links are not kept when using the Polyphonic Adapter. Fixed.
  • Sync Transport: uses more CPU when the UI is shown. Fixed.
  • + many more fixes.

Bidule for Windows and Mac (standalone/VST/AU) is available to purchase for 75 EUR / $95 USD. Prices excl. VAT.

More information: Plogue / Bidule

Plogue Chipsounds, 8-bit sound chip emulator updated

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Plogue Chipsounds

Plogue has released version 1.5 of Chipsounds, a virtual synthesizer which authentically emulates vintage 8bit-era sound chips.

The most advanced 8-bit sound chip emulator is doing even more to save endangered sound chip species!

In addition to having a totally new Interface and improved sound authenticity, Plogue is saving 3 new sound chips from extinction and adds many additional features.

Changes in Chipsounds v1.5

  • Totally different skin (fits on all monitors and ebooks).
  • Current mixer strip is always available.
  • You can now enter some values using keyboard.
  • New Amplitude LFO added.
  • Two asignable drawable user LFOS.
  • New: uPD1771C (as used in the Super Cassette Vision).
  • New: uPD65010G (as used in the PV-1000).
  • New: M5232 (as used in the Poly-800).
  • DMG-01′s wave channel now has extra phase modulation (Pmode) and vertical offset (VPOS) settings.
  • Added new MIDI Delay Module.
  • Added Swing to Arpeggiator.

Chipsounds is available to purchase an instrument plug-in for PC and Mac (VST/AU/RTAS) for $95 USD.

More information: Plogue / Chipsounds

Plogue Bidule, modular audio software updated to v0.9705

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Plogue Bidule

Plogue has released version v0.9705 of Bidule, a modular audio software for Windows and Mac.

The brainchild of Plogue Art et Technologie, Bidule is a cross-platform application that is gaining recognition world-wide as the new standard in modular music software.

Changes in Bidule v0.9705

  • Added LFSR (Linear Feedback Shift Register).
  • Added Gate Clock.
  • Added Basic Audio File Player 2.
  • Added attempting to load an audio file using OS functions if libsndfile fails (OS X: ExtAudioFile, Windows: Windows Media Format).
  • Audio File Player: now behaves like audio and MIDI devices for MP Assign.
  • Added autosave mode.
  • Fixed: Groups: using spectral inputs/outputs could cause a crash.
  • Fixed: Groups: using relative modulation with group parameters could result in the modulation being applied twice.
  • Fixed: Group selected: some parameter links are not restored.
  • Fixed: Magnitude EQ: parameters are not loaded correctly.
  • Fixed: MIDI File Player: crash could possibly occur when using Follow Sync Source transport state.
  • Fixed: MIDI Splitter: could crash when set to split by Note.
  • Fixed: OSC : a crash could occur when removing a bidule from the layout and OSC Server is enabled.
  • Fixed: Plugin & ReWire mode: MIDI output events could end up be out of sequence.
  • Fixed: Plugin Mode: clearing the contents of Basic Audio Buffer and Multitap Delay doesn’t work if the UI is not shown.
  • Fixed: Presets: the current preset is not saved before it is changed to be read-only.
  • Fixed: ReWire Mode: under some specific circumstances the tempo taken from the host is using a wrong value.
  • Fixed: Windows: double-clicking on elements in both Lock Parameters and Exported Group Parameters dialog could cause a crash when running the 32-bit version on Windows 7 64-bit
  • + many more fixes.

Bidule is available to purchase for PC and Mac (standalone/VST/AU), priced at an “early bird” price of $75 USD excl. VAT.

More information: Plogue / Bidule