Puremagnetik releases Blip

Puremagnetik has released Blip, a unique collection of instruments, kits and looped beats sourced from the original Atari 2600 sound chip. Blip doesn’t contain the prettiest sounds. But then again 1980 wasn’t the prettiest year! … read more

makunouchi bento releases free pack of lo-fi ringtones

makunouchi bento and OTAKU Magazine have teamed up to release 10 retrogaming ringtones, a free pack of ringtone samples. 10 retrogaming ringtones features 10 frantic lo-fi ringtones (loopable). inspired by retro console games (invaders, pacman … read more

Loop Cache releases 8 Bit Beats

Loop Cache has released 8 Bit Beats, a sample collection geared towards 8 bit sounds. A mix of old and new school sounds, 8 Bit Beats takes the machines and sounds of yesteryear and blends … read more

Native Instruments releases KONTAKT Retro Machines

Native Instruments has released KONTAKT Retro Machines, a new KORE SoundPack featuring the sounds of the most legendary synthesizers and drum machines of the 70’s and 80’s. The sounds of KONTAKT RETRO MACHINES are based … read more

Short links for April 23rd, 2008

Some interesting things I found on April 23rd, 2008: # The Echo Nest – The Echo Nest Analyze API is a tool that can enrich your software’s understanding of musical recordings. It uses a perceptual … read more

Precisionsound releases PS20 – Vintage Digital (Roland MKS-20)

Precisionsound has released PS20 – Vintage Digital, a sample library for HALion Kontakt & SoundFont featuring the sounds of the Roland MKS-20. In the -80ties the typical sound of a real acoustic piano and electric … read more

Commodore Bent64 with Cynthcart

Want to have a circuit bent Commodore 64 without having to do all the work yourself? Bighead Electronics is offering a limited edition pre-modded C64, the Bent64. Bighead Electronics Bent64 List of the mods COMMODORE … read more

Review: Nomad Factory Retrology Motown

Nomad Factory recently released Retrology Motown, a bundle of 2 equalizer plug-ins designed to improve the quality of digital sound recordings. The plug-ins aim to recreate the warm sound qualities of legendary analog hardware passive … read more

Short links for January 23rd, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on January 23rd, 2008: the SiimpleSynth – Wiimote synthesizer from the Wii Loop Machine guy Comparison of upcoming digital audio recorders – Brad Linder put together a little … read more

Nomad Factory releases Retrology Motown

Nomad Factory has released Retrogoly Motown, a plug-in bundle powered by Retro Sound Modeling (Nomad Factory Modelisation Technology – RSM). Retrology Motown was designed to improve the quality of digital sound recordings. The two included … read more

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Atom Splitter Audio releases Games and 8-Bit Kit Volume 2 and Digital Effects Volume 1

Atom Splitter Audio has released two new free sample packs, Digital Effects Volume 1 and Games and 8-Bit Kit Volume 2. Game and 8-Bit Kit Volume 2 includes samples of retro style blips, zips, effects … read more

Short links for October 11th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on October 11th, 2007: 10 Surefire Ways to Kill Your Crabby Mood – Don’t let a bad mood get you down! Linspire 6.0 Desktop Linux Operating System – … read more

Short links for October 7th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on October 7th, 2007: reCAPTCHA – Stop Spam, Read Books. This new captcha stops spam while digitizing books. Mouthpiece – Pinhole photography with a twist by Justin Quinnell. … read more

Short links for August 27th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on August 27th, 2007: Interactive Frequency Chart – Easy to figure out which instruments are where in the frequency spectrum 20+ Free And Fresh Icon Sets – One … read more

Puremagnetik releases Retroputer

Puremagnetik has released Retroputer for Ableton 6, a collection of Bleepy, Glitchy, Digital Tonal Sequencing Racks. Heavily influenced by Elektron’s Monomachine, Retroputer comes packed with crunchy digital waveforms, all categorized into 10 individual “Machines”. Features … read more

Short links for August 16th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on August 16th, 2007: Quiltbert: a Q*bert Quilt – Lenore at Evil Mad Scientist Labs shows off her fantastic Quiltbert, a Q*bert inspired quilt and shows you the … read more

Short links for August 13th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on August 13th, 2007: 1985 Ghetto Blaster Modded for iPod – To do it you will need the Lasonic Ghetto Blaster TRC-931 or a similar model (he got … read more

Mix Tape USB Drive

Suck UK has announced a new product, the Mix Tape USB Drive. Suck UK Mix Tape USB From the product page: Remember back in the days before digital music players and MP3s? If you do, … read more

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Handheld Remakes

Handheld Remakes brings back some fond memories. This place hosts a big searchable archive of handheld games, in SWF (Flash), Director and Java formats. You can play a few games online. One of my favorite … read more

Nerd Watch Museum

The Nerd Watch Museum has hundreds of nerdy watch models. Since your hosts are of the LCD generation, rather than LED, liquid crystal display models have been the focus of our collecting. Many LCD timepieces … read more

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