Bitley has released the Fairlight CMI Legacy MKII, a new ReFill featuring the sounds of the Fairlight synthesizer.
The amazing Fairlight CMI Legacy ReFill will now co-exist with a huge, vastly updated version. First projected as “Bitley Supersonic”, the all-new Fairlight CMI Legacy MKII refill (Reason sound bank) marks our biggest release to date. The new refill contains all the data from all the previous refills. It’s all here. Fairlight CMI Legacy, Fairlight CMI Supremacy 1.4, The Prophet, Orlando JX10, DaBeat – as well as a good portion of supplementary material.
Quite a number of patches. Fairlight CMI Legacy MKII contains over 1,000 single NNXT patches. Over 450 Combinator patches. Over 150 ReDrum drum kits. A number of brand new signature patches from ThinkingMachine and Abstract Assasinator, two of Sweden’s best Reason programmers, in addition to a wide range of new patches from Patrick Fridh Aka Bitley, Reason user since the year 2000 and previously known for building factory patches for Propellerhead and Clavia as well as commercial ReFills for PowerFX.
Fairlight CMI Legacy MKII ReFill for Reason 4 and higher is available to purchase for $149 USD. A free update ReFill will be posted later this year, with patches using Kong and Octorex and new rex files to take full advantage of the Reason 5 features.
More information: Bitley / Fairlight CMI Legacy MKII
PowerFX has announced the release of a 5,000 loop sound library for its web based music making application Soundation Studio.
Under the heading, “Premium”, users can search and audition all the sounds in the library right from the application and once purchased, drag n drop any of the loops directly into Soundation Studio. The loops have been cherry picked from the award winning PowerFX sound libraries and include an excellent and diverse selection of high quality sounds.
“Having a sound library and studio available directly in your browser is an amazing development and a great tool for anyone who ever wanted to try and make digital music”, says Bil Bryant CEO of PowerFX. “Premium is an excellent addition to all the free content available in Soundation Studio, which includes over 500 loops and 4 virtual instruments and 11 real time effects”.
There is a Match tempo search where the system will automatically search for loops in the BPM of the current track, as well as, search for a specific key.
The Premium license is available for €95 EUR a year or €9.90 EUR a month and you can opt out at anytime. The library will increase in size and selection.
More information: Soundation
PowerFX has announced that it has added a LEARN section to Soundation, the online music making application.
Soundation Studio, the online music making application, just got easier to use with the addition of LEARN, a simple to use section on the site that includes HOW TOs, FAQ, WHAT IS and THE EFFECTS, a simple explanation of the 11 effects included in Soundation Studio.
The tutorials include screen dumps and simple text instructions of specific functions and operations that are very useful for both beginners and users familiar with other music making software.
More information: Soundation
PowerFX has announced the release of SAM-1, a sample player for Soundation Studio.
Soundation Studio, the most advanced web based music making application, has just added SAM-1, a sample player to their increasing arsenal of online virtual instruments and sound tools. SAM-1 comes with 5 instruments: an acoustic piano, a house piano, an electric piano and 2 organs. Like the sequencer and included loop library, SAM-1 is free and more instruments for purchase are planned.
“SAM-1 is another milestone for online music making”, says CEO Bil Bryant. “To have an assortment of virtual instruments available in your browser is an amazing advancement. To provide anyone who has ever wanted to make digital music the possibility with many of the tools that professional programs offer is our mission ” continues Bryant.”
More information: Soundation Studio
PowerFX has announced the release of AudioLocker, an application which lets you backup and organize your sound libraries in Soundation Studio.
AudioLocker is a desktop application that allows you to store your files in your own account on the “Soundation cloud”, and import your own sounds into Soundation Studio. AudioLocker is a simple drag-and-drop program, easily allowing uploads, downloads, delete, folder creation and integration with Soundation Studio. AudioLocker also receives and stores any purchases made from the Soundation Sound Shop, so those sounds are always available and always backed up.
“Many of our customers who have purchased sounds from us request another copy because their hard disk crashed” says Bil Bryant, CEO of PowerFX. “With AudioLocker, all your purchases from the Soundation Sound Shop are automatically stored in your account and always available from your desktop or from Soundation Studio.”
- Intro, a 100MB account ($19 a year)
- Basic 2 GB account ($49 a year/ 4.99 a month)
- Power User 5 GB account ($99 a year/9.99 a month) which includes 20 sound sets (over 400 additional loops) preloaded in your AudioLocker.
More information: PowerFX / AudioLocker
PowerFX has released Erlenmeyer Field, an electric piano sound library by Retro Sampling.
Picture your self darkness, moonlight, out in the woods, you are all alone but somehow you are not alone…
These sounds are created to give you that odd suspense feeling of weirdness that were established in thriller movies and sci-fi series in the early 90′s , you can’t really describe what it is but you can nearly describe how it sounds, it’s unexplainable and creepy and we all like it… This time it’s Erlenmeyer Field.
Erlenmeyer Field features
- Sample-based virtual instrument plug-in.
- Size: 610 MB content – 220 MB download.
- Includes: Wav/HALion/Kontakt/NN-XT/ReFill/Maize-Standalone/VSTi (WinXP/ASIO needed for Standalone/VSTi).
Erlenmeyer Field is available to purchase for $14 USD.
More information: PowerFX / Erlenmeyer Field