BOSS introduces RC-505 Loop Station

BOSS has announced the RC-505 Loop Station, the newest addition to its industry-leading lineup of live looping devices. The Boss RC-505, a unique and powerful live performance tool that’s perfect for next-generation loop artists. Featuring … read more

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SKYLIFE releases SampleRobot Single-X for OS X & updates SampleRobot products to v4.51

SKYLIFE has announced the release of SampleRobot Single-X for Mac OS X. With SampleRobot Single-X musicians and sound designers can create professional sample sets and transfer their instruments easily to the digital domain. One can … read more

Oscillicious updates BeatCleaver to v1.3 incl. time stretching

Oscillicious has released version 1.3 of BeatCleaver, a major update of the beat slicing tool for Windows and Mac. New features include a state of the art time stretching engine, support for the FLAC audio … read more

Image-Line launches Deckadance 2 public beta

Image-Line has announced a beta version of Deckadance 2, the DJ software for Windows and Mac. Changes in Deckadance 2 Decks – 2 or 4 decks. Smartknobs – Link a knob to multiple FX & … read more

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New Sonic Arts launches Granite & Nuance Bundle

New Sonic Arts has announced the availability of the Granite & Nuance Bundle, offering the creative sampling suite for Windows and Mac at a discounted price. Get Granite and Nuance together at an unbelievable price, … read more

New Sonic Arts updates Nuance sample player plugin to v1.004

New Sonic Arts has updated its Nuance sample player plugin to version 1.004. Finally, a sample-player designed the way you want it. Fast workflow, pristine sound quality – and no bloat. Changes in Nuance v1.004 … read more

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Native Instruments announces KOMPLETE 9 & KOMPLETE 9 ULTIMATE

Native Instruments has announced the latest generation of the its industry-leading KOMPLETE instrument and effect bundles, including the all-new MONARK and BATTERY 4. KOMPLETE 9 includes 33 instruments and effects with six new additions, including … read more

New Sonic Arts updates Nuance sampler plugin to v1.002

New Sonic Arts has updated its Nuance sampler instrument for Windows and Mac to version 1.002. Nuance proudly stands out against the crowd of complex and cumbersome samplers. In contrast, Nuance’s streamlined and intuitive approach … read more

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New Sonic Arts releases Nuance sampler instrument

New Sonic Arts has launched Nuance, a compact sampler instrument for Windows and Mac. Nuance offers fast workflow, pristine sound quality – and no bloat. Nuance proudly stands out against the crowd of complex and … read more

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CWI Technology updates TX16Wx to v2.10 RC

CWI Technology has announced a release candidate for version 2.10 of its TX16Wx and TX16Wx Professional software sampler instruments. TX16Wx now supports conditional group trigger switching, using controllers, modulators, round-robin, random, tempo and MIDI key … read more

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discoDSP updates Discovery Pro to R6.0

discoDSP has announced version 6.0 of its Discovery Pro virtual analog synthesizer and sampler instrument for Windows and Mac. Discovery Pro archives even higher quality and features than his small cousin Discovery, retaining all previous … read more

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Korg introduces KP3+ and Kaossilator Pro+

Korg has announced the KP3+ Dynamic Effects/Sampler module and Kaossilator Pro+ Dynamic Phrase Synthesizer/Loop Recorder at NAMM 2013. The KP3+ provides even more creative power for live and in-studio use while retaining the intuitive and … read more

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Numark announces NS7 II 4-Channel DJ Performance Controller

Numark has announced the NS7 II, a dramatically enhanced and updated version of the industry’s most advanced and best-selling motorized DJ controller, NS7. For more than 20 years, Numark has set the pace in the … read more

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Toontrack updates Beatstation to v1.0.3 (incl. 64-bit Mac support)

Toontrack has updated its Beatstation virtual instrument to version 1.0.3. This update is recommended for all users but particularly for those running the latest operating systems released by Microsoft and Apple. At its core, Beatstation … read more

Native Instruments releases Kontakt 5.1

Native Instruments has announced version 5.1 of its Kontakt software sampler instrument for Windows and Mac. Once again, NATIVE INSTRUMENTS raises the bar with KONTAKT 5 — the latest version of the industry-leading sampler. KONTAKT … read more

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Akai intros iMPC music production app for iPad

Akai Professional has announced the iMPC music production app for iPad. Turn your iPad into an MPC. With more than 1,200 samples, 50 editable programs, 80 editable sequences, and iconic MPC workflow, iMPC is the … read more

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Fluffy Audio releases AudioTrap realtime VST sampler & slicer

Fluffy Audio has introduced AudioTrap, a plugin which is able to capture a small chunk of audio from your favourite DAW and play with it in a number of different ways. It can recreate stutter … read more

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CWI Technology TX16Wx Software Sampler 2.0 released

CWI Technology has announced the version 2.0 release of its TX16Wx Software Sampler, a freeware software sampler instrument for Windows. TX16Wx is a sampling workstation, a sound mangler and a beat slicer. Version 2.0 adds … read more

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Marcos Alonso releases Samplr app for iOS

Marcos Alonso has released Samplr, an iPad app that lets you make music and play with sound in a new and intuitive way by touching the waveform on the screen directly with your fingers. Make … read more

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Christopher Konopka introduces wiiAirDrum

Christopher Konopka has announced wiiAirDrum, a MaxMSP application for triggering samples with a wiiMote controller. An example of the wiiAirDrum system that connects two wiiMotes to MaxMSP via bluetooth. I just finished working on a … read more

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