Softrave has released the Octave Cat SRM sample library containing sounds of the unique Cat analog vintage synthesizer by Octave.
This library represents 1,5 hours of recording 500 MB of mono 16 bit flow of noise effects weird bleeps basses and sequences. Chemical Brothers use this synth in many albums
I did not make any loops, special melodies sample banks or any improvements. You are welcome to do that by yourself in a way it firs your sampler or DAW. I think you can find at least 1000 really cool analog sounds , loops & special effects in this recording
The Octave Cat SRM sample library is avaialble to purchase for 25 EUR / $35 USD.
Softrave has released Steeldrum, a virtual percussion instrument for Windows.
Steeldrum is based on samples of real percussion instrument made of steel called Steeldrum (Steelpan). It has 8 layers of velocity so you can hear some natural sound of Steeldrum out of your speakers or create new unique vibrating overtones.
Steeldrum for Windows (VST) is available to purchase for $15 USD / 11 EUR.
Green Dragonfly has introduced Lady Anna Voice, a rompler instrument plugin for Windows by Softrave.
This VSTi is made of 512 different female vocal sounds, effects, jokes and notes, made by Anna Pons, charismatic singer from pop punk band Green Dragonfly of Barcelona, Catalunia, Spain. It contains 4 banks with 128 vocal sounds each that can be properly pitched and mixed in proportion you want.
This instrument was developed to use in wide spectrum of modern electronic music, from dance to experimental styles. You can download Free version of LADY ANNA VOICE VSTi with 20 free sounds to try her voice in your mixes.
Lady Anna Voice for Windows (VST) is available to purchase for 15 EUR / $20 USD.
Softrave has updated its Hang virtual instrument for Windows to version 4.
Hang VSTI 4.0 is based on samples of real percussion instrument made of steel called Hang. It has 8 layers of velocity and analog drift control so you can feel some natural sound of Hang out of your speakers.
The difference between Hang 2. 0 – 3.0 and this version is that newer version have control over analog random drift of sound that create slight deviation of every hit that make sound more realistic & alive
The Hang VSTi is available to purchase for 30 EUR / $39 USD.
Softrave & Syncersoft have released the Santa Discount pack, a limited time bundle of 4 plug-ins.
Santa Discount Pack
Analog Techno Kick VSTi 3.0 PRO – Bass SUPER Kick Rompler empowered with HarmonicsBoosting psychoacoustic technology from Syncersoft.
BassBooster VST – Revolutionary plugin to enrich bass harmonics.
TapeHarmonizer VST 1.0 to create emulation of professional Reel to Reel sound that can make your sound warm and analog -like. With TapeHarmonizer you have control over 4 bands of frequencies.
TapeFilter VST 1.0 – emulation of professional Reel to Reel sound that can make your sound warm and analog -like but still clear and brilliant. You can also play with filter to emulate frequency response of tape , to create special old tape effects, thats why filter controls have function midid learn. or you can use this plugin just as phat analog like filter.
The Santa Discount pack (Windows VST) is available to purchase for $80 USD / 60 EUR until January 16th, 2012 (50% off regular).
Softrave has announced the Techno Snare, a virtual snare instrument for Windows.
This virtual instrument has 512 techno snares You have possibility to filter high frequency of any bank and to mix sounds together to create snare you want. The idea was to put all analog sounds together to save time for creativity and to have easy access the best selection of snares, essential for techno production.
What really do this instruments different from just samples is that you can tune individual analog drift to every snare. That makes snare line less mechanical repetative, makes it more analog.
Techno Snare for Windows (VST) is available for $11 USD / 7 EUR.
Softrave has updated its Alice 2012 virtual synthesizer instrument for Windows to version 1.1.
Softrave now offer pack of two synths. Alice 2012 is upgraded to version 1.1 – Controlled analog drift is added for filters to add more vintage touch when its necessary.
Alice 2012 Combi is based on waveform samples from Alice 1387 vintage analog soviet synth produced in 80 ‘s and extended with 8 more digital oscillators – so in total you have 12 waveforms. You can assign depth and quality of analog drift of generators and filters to make sounds more warm, oldschool and alive. Mono| portamento function work only for upper section of generators.
The Alice 2012/Alice 2012 Combi pack is available to purchase for 11 EUR / $15 USD (Windows VST). Previous customers of Alice 2012 will receive the update free of charge.