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Loopmasters releases Synth Explorer – Jupiter-6

Loopmasters has launched Synth Explorer – Jupiter-6, the first title in a new series of royalty free loops and one shot samples that pay tribute to legendary synthesizers and drum machines.

Loopmasters Synth Explorer Jupiter-6

First up for the Synth Explorer collection is the classic Roland Jupiter 6. First introduced to the world in 1983 the Jupiter 6 was one of the first analogue synthesisers to adopt MIDI and is considered to be a solid 12 oscillator analogue workhorse with a distinctive but fully capable palette of sounds ranging from Ambient Drones, Smooth Pads, Analog Leads to Techy Blips and Noises.

Synth Explorer – Jupiter 6 has been produced using a mint condition Roland Jupiter 6 owned by one careful, well known producer, recorded live through a TL Audio C-1 dual valve compressor and a Neve 8801 channel strip to capture the pure sonic delight of this vintage synth beauty.

This edition of Vintage Explorer sees a wealth of Loop and one shot samples aimed towards the soulful spectrums of electronic music production with a slight angle towards Italo Disco, Funk, Nu Disco and Deep House as well as more experimental down tempo genres.

Synth Explorer Jupiter-6 features

  • 356 MB content, 24-bit quality.
  • Includes 41 arp loops, 24 music loops, 25 bass loops, 16 bass multi samples, 37 sfx hits, 41 chord hits, 34 synth stabs.
  • 90 REX2 files.
  • 114 soft sampler patches for Kontakt, HALion, EXS24, NN-XT and sfz formats.

The sample pack is available for purchase for £14.95 GBP.

More information: Loopmasters / Synth Explorer – Jupiter-6

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Franke Music updates Stroke Machine drum & groove synth for iPad

Franke Music has released version 2 of its Stroke Machine drum and groove synthesizer and sequencer app for iPad.

Franke Music Stroke Machine

Program your own rhythm and groove patterns and switch between them in a live performance. Mute or solo individual instruments, change parameters on the fly and record your performance as high-quality audio file for sharing or later editing on your computer.

The high-contrast user interface is perfectly suited for dim light situations on stage and assists in sound creation in the studio.

Stroke Machine’s powerful synthesizer engine features high-quality Oscillator, Filter, Overdrive and Effect models, extremly fast Envelopes and LFO, sample-exact Pattern Sequencer and a sophisticated Sample, Sound and Pattern library.

Changes in Stroke Machine v2.0

  • Maximum settings of Bar, Beat and Step highly increased (up to 16 bars with 16 beats with 16 steps in each pattern).
  • AudioBus 2 support including saving and loading of the current Stroke Machine kit.
  • Added Mix view with important mix parameters for the percussion and melody sounds like Mute, Solo, Volume, Pan, FX Bus and FX Send. To automate them, activate the respective Modulation Sequence.
  • Added Pad view with big, velocity-sensitive pads for the 12 percussion sounds.
  • Added MIDI channel selection for each melody sound and all percussion sounds to 1 to 16, Omni (all channels) and Off (no channel).
  • Layer sounds by setting several parts to the same MIDI channel.
  • Added Route button.
  • Added Internal/External Sequencer button.or the sequencer of the host app.
  • Added MIDI Learn.
  • Added MIDI Program Change reception.
  • Changed Master Volume to only control the volume of Stroke Machine rather than the overall iPad volume.
  • Added Clear Pattern button in Kit view.
  • Added LFO phase beat sync.
  • Fixed crash when tapping Next or Previous Kit while in topmost library folder.
  • Fixed crash with Share Kit/Sound on iOS 6.
  • Fixed crash when editing notes while recording.
  • Fixed freeze when an interruption occured such as an incoming Skype call.
  • Fixed an issue with soloed parts when loading a kit.
  • Fixed possible double playback of notes on first step when syncing to MIDI Clock.
  • Fixed LFO rate exceeding valid bounds.

Stroke Machine for iPad is available for purchase for $9.99 USD.

More information: Franke Music

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Cakewalk updates Z3TA+ synthesizer app for iOS to v1.3

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Cakewalk has released version 1.3 of Z3TA+ iOS, a synthesizer app for iPad.

Cakewalk Z3TA+ iOS

The legendary Z3TA+ synthesizer has been used on countless records, and it’s distinctive sound has been a staple of electronic artists the world over. And now Z3TA+ iOS puts the full power of Z3TA+2 on your iPad. Packed with hundreds of presets, modulatable waveshaping, dual mode filters, and flexible effects, Z3TA+ iOS is the perfect creative synth for making music anywhere, anytime.

Changes in Z3TA+ iOS v1.3

  • Import Z3TA+ presets from iOS, or Z3TA+ 2 Plug-in, available on Windows & OS X.
  • Import User Waves, MIDI Arps, Scala Tuning files, and presets via iTunes Sharing.
  • Export Z3TA+ iOS presets via AirDrop, or email.
  • Capability to search presets.
  • Capability to create preset “favorites”.
  • Scala tuning support.
  • Copy / Paste Functionality for individual Oscillators, Envelope Generators, Low Frequency Oscillators, and Delay Effects.
  • “Please Rate This App” Button in Options Menu.

Z3TA+ iOS is available for purchase for $19.99 USD. The update is free for current Z3TA+ iOS owners.

More information: Cakewalk / Z3TA+ iOS

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Moog ships Sub 37 Bob Moog Tribute edition

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Moog Music has announced it is shipping the Sub 37 Bob Moog Tribute edition, a limited edition analog synthesizer featuring a Bob Moog signature panel, wood sides, and aluminum extrusion.

Moog Sub 37 Bob Moog Tribute

The Sub 37 Tribute Edition is a limited edition (2-note) paraphonic analog synthesizer built on the award winning Sub Phatty sound engine. Its panel features 40 knobs, 74 switches, and has a dedicated LCD display – placing each critical sound creation element and live performance tool quickly at your command.

Sub 37 features

  • Perform in Monophonic or Duo-Paraphonic modes.
  • 37-note velocity sensitive keyboard w/ aftertouch.
  • 2 modulation busses w/ assignable source and destinations.
  • DAHDSR (Delay, Attack, Hold, Decay, Sustain, Release) looping envelopes with sync.
  • 256 Presets -16 banks of 16 patches.
  • Syncable Arpeggiator and Step Sequencer.
  • Classic Moog Ladder Filter with resonance, MultiDrive, and selectable filter slopes.

For every Sub 37 Tribute sold, Moog Music will donate a portion of the proceeds to Asheville Area School Music Programs.

More information: Moog Music / Sub 37 Bob Moog Tribute edition

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UVI releases Synth Legacy

UVI Synth Legacy

UVI has announced the release of Synth Legacy, a new instrument available exclusively through Guitar Center.

Synth Legacy delivers the best sounds from 50 renowned synths and samplers, representing a staggering collection of analog, analog-modeled, FM and formant, digital, wavetable, vector, additive and PCM-based instruments.

Synth Legacy is the next in the line of UVI’s hybrid instrument series, marrying a deep sound design and sampling process with UVI’s robust Engine XTTM. The result offers the convenience of a software instrument with the unmistakable soul of hardware. Sound design for each patch started on physical instruments, capitalizing on the individual character of each machine. Samples were then recorded through a world-class signal chain, employing the best analog and digital equipment available to create the finest sound possible in each case.

Synth Legacy includes over 1,000 factory presets, giving users immediate access to an enormous library of conveniently organized, ready-to-use patches that resonate with the warmth and richness of physical hardware. All sounds in Synth Legacy are completely editable including front-panel amp and filter envelopes, overdrive, sub osc, stereo controls, bit crusher, chorus, ensemble, phaser, delay, reverb and a built-in LFO and step modulator. Sounds can be further edited, layered and arpeggiated in UVI Workstation.

Synth Legacy includes sounds from: Alesis Andromeda, Roland Jupiter 4, Roland Jupiter 8, Roland VP-300, Roland TB-303, Oberheim Matrix 6, Oberheim Xpander, Oberheim OB-X, Studio Electronics ATC, SCI Prophet 5, Yamaha CS-80, Elka Synthex, RSF Kobol, Korg PS-3200, Moog MiniMoog, Moog MemoryMoog, Waldorf Pulse, Access Virus C, Yamaha AN1X, Novation Nova, Waldorf Q, Clavia NordLead, Yamaha DX7, Yamaha DX100, Yamaha FS1R, Korg DS8, NED Synclavier 2, Waldorf Microwave XT, PPG Wave 2.3, Casio VZ-1, Casio CZ-1, Korg DW8000, Kawai K4R, SCI Prophet VS, Korg Wavestation, Yamaha SY22, Kawai K5000, OSC OSCar, Seiko DS301, Ensoniq VFX, Roland JD-800, Roland D-50, Korg M1, Ensoniq Fizmo, Yamaha SY77, Ensoniq SQ1, Ensoniq ASR10, Mellotron M400, Fairlight CMI IIx, and E-MU Emulator 2

Leveraging a deep technology portfolio, extensive experience and a passion for sound, UVI continues to push forward, creating new and imaginative tools that both enable and inspire.

Synth Legacy is available immediately for $50 USD exclusively through Guitar Center’s online and physical stores in the US.

More information: UVI / Synth Legacy

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VirSyn releases Tera Synth for iPad

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VirSyn has announced the release of Tera Synth, a modular analog synthesizer app for iPad.

VirSyn Tera Synth for iPad

Explore new sound spaces with Tera Synth that go beyond the emulation of synthesizer legends. Use the power of analog and digital synthesis combined with new modules for physical modelling.

Wireless patching of modules combined with an intelligible modulation routing simplifies the development of new synthesizer designs from scratch. Distortion effect, Delay/Chorus/Phaser and Reverb effects give your sounds the final polishing. Tera Synth gives your music an individual character with its unique fat sound. The well-designed algorithms and the economical modular structure provides you with a comparatively high voice yield. Precise timing with the unique built-in Arpeggiator let you feel the rhythm.

The app is available for purchase for $9.99 USD.

More information: VirSyn / Tera Synth

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Waldorf announces availability of Streichfett string synthesizer

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Waldorf has announced the release of Streichfett, a colourful string synthesizer desktop module.

Waldorf Streichfett

Streichfett combines the best of the previously extinct species of String Synthesizers of the 70s and early 80s. Its dual sound engine features a fully polyphonic strings section and an eight voice solo section, which is essential for recreating how adult movies sounded thirty years ago.

The Ensemble Effect handles lubrication of the String Section, while the Effects section adds adjustable Phaser and Reverb. Additionally, the Animate Effect can be used to modulate the strings registration, allowing spectacular sound morphs.

Streichfett is available for purchase for SRP 279 EUR (including tax).

More information: Waldorf / Streichfett

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