de la Mancha releases Basic 64 synthesizer plugin

de la Mancha has announced the release of basic 65, a monophonic synth, inspired by the classic 80s home computer, the Commodore 64 and its legendary SID chip. Building on the waveforms and signal path … read more

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Ableton announces free Retro Synths from Puremagnetik

Ableton has announced a limited time promotion, offering the Retro Synths Partner Instrument from Puremagnetik free of charge. We invite you to enhance your Ableton Live experience with a free download of Retro Synths by … read more

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Hollow Sun releases Techtron sample library for Kontakt

Hollow Sun has released Techtron, a sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt. Using battered casework and components we salvaged from old Soviet Union submarine radio equipment that was languishing and due for cruel and ruthless … read more

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Jiggery-Pokery releases Additions: retro additive synthesizers for Reason

Jiggery-Pokery has released Additions: retro additive synthesizers, an additive and FM synthesizer ReFill for Reason. Additive synthesis: the unsung, unloved princess of synthesizer sound-making has been locked at the top of an overgrown tower for … read more

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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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4D Records Yamaha Rm1x Retro Drumkits Part 2

4D Records has released a second free sample pack featuring drum kits from the Yamaha Rm1x. Only a few days later 4D Records releases Part 2 of the exclusive Yamaha Rm1x Retro Drumkits Collection, which … read more

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4D Records releases free Yamaha Rm1x Sequencer Retro Sample Pack

4D Records has announced the release of a free sample pack featuring sounds from the Yamaha Rm1x. Today 4D Records releases an exclusive Yamaha Rm1x Sequencer Retro Sample package, filled with 923 warm, fat, very … read more

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Detunized DTS024 – Phase Facets, sound library for Ableton Live

Detunized has released DTS024 – Phase Facets, a comprehensive Live Pack featuring the German Hohner HS2/E synthesizer from 1988. The Hohner HS2/E and it´s Japanese original, the Casio VZ10m, are the last hardware synths working … read more

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X2010 – C64 Demo – Cubase64 by Mahoney (Live footage)

Simply amazing, just watch. More info at True Chip Till Death. via waka_x

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Iliadis iVF Combo Organ, organ simulation for Windows

Iliadis has released the iVF Combo Organ, a virtual organ instrument for Windows. iVF Combo Organ is a Two Manual Transistor Organ Simulation for Windows Compatible VST Hosts, inspired after famous Transistor Organ models, withe … read more

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Silicon Beats Retro Soul, drum loops sample pack

Silicon Beats has announced the release of Retro Soul, the second of a series of 3 loop packs that emulate the classic drum sounds and grooves of the Motown era. This drum loop pack pushes … read more

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The Chip Collection NES CHIP Collection, now available for Ableton Live

The Chip Collection has announced that the NES Chip Collection is now available for Ableton Live. Do you want to make chip tunes? Or integrate the sound of the Nintendo NES into your music? You … read more

Soundcells releases Digital Genome

Soundcells has released Digital Genome, a new ReFill featuring the sounds of the Amiga 1200. In modern molecular biology, the genome is the entirety of an organism´s hereditary information. It is encoded either in DNA … read more

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ThinkGeek releases Bliptronic 5000 LED Synthesizer

ThinkGeek has released Bliptronic 5000, an LED synthesizer. If HAL 9000 mated with R2-D2 and their electronic offspring was tutored by Kraftwerk it would probably end up something like the Bliptronic 5000 LED Synthesizer. At … read more

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Short links for November 13th, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # Even retro record covers can be used to create something amazing There are those who will throw away their old record covers but there are those that will … read more

Haunted House Records releases Old Skool Computer Games Samples

Haunted House Records has released a collection of old skool computer games samples, as a free gift to celebrate the launch of Electronic Critters 3 : The Creaturephonic Workshop and Experimental Percussion. This sample collection … read more

Short links for May 4th, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # The Stretta Procedure: obo Matthew writes: There was a recent request on the monome forums for an application that does what the popular tonematrix does, which itself is … read more

de la Mancha releases miniSID

de la Mancha has released miniSID, a quick and simple SID synth for getting that chiptune sound with the minimum of tweaking. The waveforms are sampled from a 6581 SID chip and the arp gives … read more

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L-Day releases xd4

L-Day has released xd4, a freeware VST instrument plug-in for Windows PC. xd4 is a retro style FM synthesizer in the classic DX style. xd4 features 4 Operators / 6 Algorithms (harmonic knobs for easy … read more

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Short links for October 22nd, 2008

Some interesting things I found recently: # WaldFlöte — The WaldFlöte project is basically a MIDI retrofit of a 1890's era 16 foot pipe organ. It converts MIDI input into solenoid drive to directly press … read more