Meltedsounds has announced version 1.1 of Whoosh, a true sound design instrument and enables you to create breath taking whoosh and pass-by effects.
It is possible to precisely design sounds varying from whistling wind whooshes to air ripping engine pass-bys or completely over the top granular sci-fi effects.
The included doppler effects engine was designed from ground up to physical model the acoustic phenomena of an object that approaches, passes, and recedes from an observer.
Changes in Whoosh v1.1
- Import your own sounds.
- Midi functionality.
- Whoosh through manually.
- Randomize sound selection.
- Extend start or end time.
- Snap to bpm.
Whoosh is available at a 35% discount until June 30th, 2014 (regular $79 USD).
More information: Meltedsounds
Twisted Tools has announced the release of Darkmorph, a sci-fi sample library by Jason Cushing and Yan David of SoundMorph, focused on cinematic sound design and dark groove production.
DARKMORPH delivers drums, impacts, bass morphs, passbys, ambience, user interface and robotic sounds, derived from both field recordings and designed sounds.
The package is made up of over 2.9GB of 24bit/96kHz metadata enriched WAV files, along with the MP16e sampler for Reaktor and presets kits for MASCHINE, ABLETON, EXS24, BATTERY, KONTAKT and REAKTOR.
- Over 2.9 Gigabytes of sound effects and designed sounds.
- 24bit/96khz wavs .
- Soundminer enriched metadata.
- Files can be used with almost any media software application or DAW.
- Maschine ready metadata.
- Sampler instrument presets for Maschine, Ableton Live 9, Battery, EXS24, Kontakt, Maschine and Reaktor.
- A brand new version of Twisted Tools’ MP16 sampler, called the MP16e.
- Sound Categories: Ambience, Bass, Cinematic Matter, Drums, Glitched, Metal, Pass By, Robotical, Scanned, Special, User Interface.
- Reaktor MP16e Features:
- 16 Voice Polyphonic Sampler.
- Pad style layout.
- Unique parameter and modulation settings for per voice.
- Sample Rate Reduction, Bit Reduction and Delay FX per Voice.
- Note repeat effect per voice.
- Two LFOs per voice.
- BPM Sync.
- Lemur OSC Template by Antonio Blanca.
Darkmorph is available for purchase for $69 USD.
More information: Twisted Tools / Darkmorph
Orange Free Sounds has launched its online service, offering a collection of free stock audio sounds.
Orange Free Sounds offers a lot of Free Sound Effects, Music Loops and Background Music for both Commercial & Non – Commercial use.
There are no hidden costs or need to sign-up. Download is completely free.
The Site Database is updated with new material on regular basis.
Formats to download mp3 and wav.
More information: Orange Free Sounds
Famous Audio has released EDM Noise FX, a sample pack featuring a collection of noise FX.
“EDM Noise FX” has been designed for a variety of EDM styles from house to electro, progressive to techno and more. Also suitable for use in cinematic trailers too. From epic risers to phasing sweeps, simple white noise to Fx processed noises, complex sequenced noise to massive falls. It could be a perfect source to maximise euphoria in your productions. They will fill the gaps in your productions and transition your sections perfectly.
In detail this pack contains 200 noise FXs that can be easily integrated into your projects. Divided into; 35 Fx Processed Noises, 40 Misc Noises, 35 Noise Downs, 35 Noise Ups, 35 Pumping Noises and 20 Sequenced Noises. All loops & samples locked at 128 BPM.
The pack is available from Loopmasters for £19.95 GBP.
More information: Famous Audio / EDM Noise FX
Audiovapor has introduced Shadow People, a collection of 150 original Atmosphere and SFX patches for the Granite granular synthesizer from New Sonic Arts.
Have you captured an apparition on a therm? Videotaped an alien craft in the woods? Do you need an appropriate music bed for your incredible footage? That’s the inspiration behind Shadow People for Granite.
Unlike static sample libraries, these 150 patches can be further manipulated, pitched, and customized using the granular Granite synthesizer engine and interface to perfectly match your project and needs.
Shadow People features
- 150 paranormal, alien, otherworldly sounds, pads, and textures.
- Each sample was made with a custom hardware modular synthesizer.
- 24bit sample quality.
- Instant download after payment received.
- Royalty-free to use in your own commercial or private compositions.
The sound pack is available for purchase for $15 USD.
More information: Audiovapor / Shadow People
HISS and a ROAR has announced the release of the Rivers and Streams sound fx library.
During my 2 month road trip down south recording LAKES I also recorded a lot of RIVER ambiences, and ever since have continued to search for streams and creeks, all with the aim of creating an ambience library which is able to scale: from a trickle to a roar…
The results? 8GB of 24 bit 96kHz rivers & streams!
Recorded with my favourite multi-microphone rig (Sennheiser MKH8040 ORTF pair, MKH70 pair and DPA 4060 omni pair) this library is perfect for layering, cutting perspectives and creating complex composite ambiences…
The sample pack is available for purchase for the introductory price of $33 USD until June 7th, 2014 (regular $49 USD).
More information: HISS and a ROAR / Rivers and Streams
ModeAudio has announced the release of Edge of Noise – FM8 SFX Presets, a collection of 50 custom synth patches for the FM8 synthesizer from Native Instruments.
Featuring a wealth of explosive impacts, fraying drones, shuddering sub drops and far beyond, this set of sound effects for Native Instruments’ FM8 soft synth is sure to set your productions alight! The power of FM8′s modulation matrix has been fully harnessed with this sound library, squeezing every last drop of timbral diversity and energy out of this unique synth.
The 50 handcrafted presets included offer more than enough ammunition to create dreamy transitions, disconcerting trail-offs, explosive rhythms, unforgiving drops and so much more.
This preset collection possesses deep sound design potential, from the alarming and immediate to the mysterious and evolving. So, if you’re looking to give your productions a serious dose of SFX power, then look no further than Edge of Noise – FM8 SFX Presets!
Edge of Noise features
- 50 Presets (.nfm8 format).
- Includes Impacts, Drones, Gestures, Soundscapes and Sub Drops.
- 100% royalty-free.
The soundset costs £12 GBP.
More information: ModeAudio / Edge of Noise