, Groove 3
, Rob Papen
, The Unfinished
Posted in news
on Nov 11, 2013
Time+Space has announced Festive Deals, a collection of limited time promotions from some of its partners.
Time+Space are kick starting the festive spirit with a range of bundles, deals and discounts across many top brands including Spectrasonics, Toontrack, Rob Papen, Synthogy, iZotope, Garritan and more.
Whatever style of music you make, there’s a deal to suit you – from free iLoks and gift vouchers to discounted bundles and books.
Festive Deals at Time+Space
- Buy Spectrasonics Omnisphere and you’ll get The Unfinished Horizon Bundle and Groove 3 tutorial worth £74.95 for free!
- Get to grips with synthesis with the Rob Papen Blue and Secrets of Subtractive Synthesis Bundle – only £89!
- Save 20% off all Garritan Instruments including the Ultimate Collection
- EZkeys Grand Piano plus MIDI pack of your choice and Groove 3 tutorial all for just £111.00
More information: Time+Space / Festive Deals
Rob Papen has released version 1.0.4 of the Punch drum instrument plug-in for Windows and Mac.
Use synthesis & built-in samples to build your sounding drum-kits with Punch.
A new version (1.0.4) of Punch has been released, featuring many more presets, drum presets, samples, and grooves, plus three new tutorials.
The new content focuses on the creative use of Punch and reflects the amazing features and sounds it has to offer.
Check out this informative ‘video‘ featuring Rob Papen himself in which he talks about the creative process behind creating the new version of Punch!
Changes in Punch v1.0.4
- Added new samples, new presets, grooves and ‘midi files’.
- Midi files are also separate downloadable (see soundset tab).
- Much faster loading & saving in Mac Cubase.
- Various other small fixes.
Punch is available to purchase at a 15% discount off the regular price of 149 EUR (incl. VAT) / $179 USD through November, 2013.
It is also available as part of the limited edition EDM (with Predator and Blade) and Urban (with Predator and SubBoomBass) synth bundles for 299 EUR / $349 USD each.
More information: Rob Papen / Punch
Sonic Elements has announced a sale on its Sapphire Bundle, offering the collection of 310 presets for Rob Papen’s BLUE synthesizer plug-in at half off for a limited time.
To celebrate Blue’s new discounted price we have decided to offer our massive Sapphire Bundle for Blue at an awesome discount till the end of October:
Enter code forum in the shopping cart to purchase the bundle for $19.95.
SAPPHIRE BUNDLE utilizes Blue’s unique architecture and routing capabilities to create rich new timbres and colors unheard of in the digital realm. The bundle’s sonic arsenal ranges from ambient to VGM based sounds. In addition the sounds vary from aggressive leads, fat basses, somber keys, and ethereal bliss with rhythmic and microtonal sensibilities molded into every patch. The sounds were designed with both the professional and hobbyist in mind. Users will find patches prime for layering and also one note wonders. Sapphire holds a mountain of potential for any musical genre.
The soundset bundle is available to purchase for $19.95 USD by using coupon code forum at checkout. This promotion ends October 31st, 2013. A free demo bank can be downloaded from the product page.
More information: Sonic Elements / Sapphire Bundle
Rob Papen has announced that its BLUE software synthesizer for Windows and Mac is on sale until the release of the upcoming BLUE-II.
BLUE has six oscillators which can be connected in various ways, two analogue style modelled stereo filters, an enormous range of processing and modulation options, sequencer and an incredibly powerful arpeggiator.
BLUE is an exciting soft synth that delivers FM Synthesis, Phase Distortion Synthesis, Wave Shaping Synthesis, and Subtractive Synthesis in one seriously creative combination!We call it ‘Crossfusion synthesis’… All this is creatively combined under one virtual roof with over 2000 inspirational presets, covering a wide range of musical styles, and much more besides.
As some of you might already be aware, the Rob Papen roadmap is leading to BLUE-II in the not too distant future… Until then, we’re offering BLUE at a discounted price, and, of course, you can still upgrade to BLUE-II once it is released.
BLUE for Windows and Mac (VST/AU/RTAS) is now available to purchase for 79 EUR/$99 USD (previously 149 EUR/$179 USD). Those who purchase BLUE in September 2013 can contact Rob Papen for the free upgrade when BLUE-II is released.
More information: Rob Papen / BLUE
Xenos Soundworks has announced the release of Forbidden Experiments, a soundset for Aalto by Madrona Labs, and the Solaris soundset by Yemski for Rob Papen´s Blade.
‘Forbidden Experiments’ is a collection of 65 exciting presets for Madrona Labs Aalto, containing a balanced mix of the chaotic machines, sequences and sound effects Aalto excels at, with unique basses, leads, pads and synths that show Aalto’s tamer side.
Each patch has, at the very least, the modwheel assigned for additional expression.
The Forbidden Experiments soundset costs $9.95 USD.
Solaris contains a whopping 180 patches!
From hypnotic arppeggios to blissful pads, from intriguing soundscapes to otherworldly sound effects, Yemski shows off his great skill in providing quality ambient and soundscape patches that fit into a large variety of currently popular musical styles.
The Solaris soundset costs $19.95 USD.
More information: Xenos Soundworks
Rob Papen has announced full compatibility with Avid Pro Tools 11 and Apple Logic Pro X.
Having already introduced its advanced AAX (Avid Audio Xtension) plug-in format with Pro Tools 10 to offer better workflows and sound parity when sharing sessions between DSP-accelerated and DSP-based Pro Tools systems, Avid has now turbocharged AAX with 64-bit performance with the recent release of Pro Tools 11. Of course, Rob Papen prides itself at always being at the forefront of any such developments and now all Rob Papen products are available as 64-bit AAX plug-ins ready to run within Pro Tools 11 on both Mac or PC platforms. Existing Rob Papen product owners should simply login to their Rob Papen user account and download the latest installers for their products… for free!
Since Rob Papen made the jump to 64-bit compatibility early on to take advantage of improved performance via suitable host applications accessing increased RAM, its current products are already compatible with Apple’s recently-released 64-bit architecture-based Logic Pro X. As such, any Rob Papen users who are still running 32-bit versions of their products and planning to migrate to Logic Pro X should simply login to their Rob Papen user account and download the latest 64-bit Mac installers for whatever products they own to ensure continued compatibility — again, for free!
Pro Tools II or Logic Pro X? The choice is yours. Whatever way you choose to go, rest assured you’ll be good to go with the latest Inspiration Soundware from Rob Papen!
More information: Rob Papen
Sonic Elements has introduced BIOS, a soundset for the Blade software synthesizer by Rob Papen.
BIOS is a soundset that takes Blade to new auditory levels. Experience the classic sounds of film scores and new age bliss.
The patch design focuses on elaborate techniques and careful design to achieve unique results. All patches are tested and tweaked in real songs to ensure usability and playability. The patches range from ethereal leads and pads to hard cutting dance sounds.
- 64 presets.
- Mod wheel mapped on every preset.
- Utilizes unique XY features.
- Creative patch design.
- Features a classic new age pallete.
The soundset costs $15 USD.
More information: Sonic Elements / BIOS
Time+Space has announced August Extras, offering free products with a purchase of selected plugins and instruments.
Throughout August, Time+Space are giving customers one or two extras completely free with selected virtual instrument and effects plugin purchases.
From Groove 3 tutorials to free downloadable expansion packs, now’s a great time to expand your virtual studio and buy that longed for instrument or plugin.
Buy Spectrasonics Omnisphere and you’ll automatically receive the Groove 3 Omnisphere tutorial video plus Ilio´s EDM Fire expansion pack for free!
Been meaning to dive into the world of Toontrack EZkeys? Buy Grand Piano, Upright Piano, Classic Electrics, Retro Electrics or Essential Pianos and not only will you get a free download of Groove 3′s EZkeys tutorial video you’ll also receive a code to download an EZkeys MIDI pack of your choice worth £19.95!
Plus, buy any of the following titles and you’ll get the related Groove 3 video tutorial for free…
- Spectrasonics Trilian
- Toontrack Superior Drummer
- Garritan Instant Orchestra
- Garritan Personal Orchestra 4
- Rob Papen Predator
- iZotope Iris
- iZotope Nectar
- iZotope Ozone 5
- iZotope Alloy 2
- iZotope RX2
- iZotope Insight
- iZotope Trash 2
- iZotope Stutter Edit
And finally, the Time+Space Loyalty scheme means you’ll receive an extra discount off your next purchase when you spend over £100.
The promotion ends August 31st, 2013.
More information: Time+Space / August Extras