G-Sonique launches FAT+ Smart analog/Vacuum tube/Tape effect simulation

G-Sonique has introduced its FAT+, a virtual analog vacuum tube/tape effect simulation for Windows. While other solutions offer you concrete emulations of some vintage machines with all unwanted artifacts, new FAT+ offers you a modern … read more

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Universal Audio offers 20% off Reverb, Delay & Modulation Plug-Ins this October

Universal Audio has announced its UAD October Special, a limited time promotion offering a 20% discount on its reverb, delay and modulation plug-ins. The sale includes the legendary Lexicon 224 Digital Reverb Plug-In. Create the … read more

Native Instruments MASCHINE v1.8 now available

Native Instruments has announced the release of version 1.8 of its MASCHINE groove production studio software for Windows and Mac. The free MASCHINE 1.8 update is now available. Workflow enhancements and new effects like TRANSIENT … read more

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Review: Samplephonics Analogue Witchcraft by Paul Rez

Tons of sample libraries are released week in week out, and I reckon it’s getting increasingly harder to get noticed. Still, every once in a while there’s a sample library that grabs my attention. Since … read more

Monosole – Timmy Rickard presents Dirty Arse Drum Breaks Vol. 1 at 100 Akres

100 Akres has introduced Dirty Arse Drum Breaks Vol. 1, a drum breaks sample library by Timmy Rickard of Monosole Music. If you make beats and get tired of using the same breaks as everyone … read more

No Dough Samples bundles its drum samples in NDSDC-001 Drums Collection

No Dough Samples has announced the release of Drums Collection 01, a collection of all the drum samples from the House Music pack, including the multiple classic Tape variations & the crunchy MPC variations of … read more

Phonec analog flux synthesizer by Psychic Modulation out now

Psychic Modulation has announced the release of Phonec, a virtual synthesizer instrument that is best described as an ‘analog flux synthesizer’. Inspired by the mystique of video logo synth scores from worn out VHS tapes, … read more

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PSP Echo tape delay echo effect plug-in released

PSP Audioware has announced the release of its PSP Echo, a delay effect plug-in for Windows and Mac. PSP Echo’s powerful and unusual features combined with its smooth operation makes it ideal for all kinds … read more

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Cinesamples updates Piano in Blue for Kontakt

Cinesamples has announced the release of version 2 of Piano in Blue, a sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt, featuring a historic 1949 Steinway D piano. Piano in Blue is an exceptional instrument with great … read more

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Psychic Modulation intros Phonec synth plugin – VHS tape inspired sounds

Psychic Modulation has announced Phonec, a virtual synthesizer instrument for Windows. Phonec is an analog synth with lots of character and plenty of unusual features. Phonec is an analog synth with a particular sound in … read more

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Loopmasters intros Complete Drums bundle by Wave Alchemy

Loopmasters has introduced Complete Drums, a bundle of five sample libraries by Wave Alchemy. Complete Drums includes 8421 pristinely produced 24-bit electronic drum samples. A great chance for first time customers to sample our award … read more

AfroDJMac releases Tape Hiss Vinyl Crackle free Ableton Rack

AfroDJMac has released a new free library for Ableton Live: Tape Hiss Vinyl Crackle. Last week I received an email from Oliver Chesler, aka The Horrorist, who writes an extraordinarily useful and informative blog called … read more

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Analogue Drums releases Big Mono Redux

Analogue Drums has announced Big Mono Redux, a drum sample library. After numerous requests from users of Big Mono, we revisited the original recording session from 2003! We’ve come up with a new drum library … read more

AudioThing records Bass Station to Tape: TapeStation for NI Kontakt

AudioThing has announced TapeStation, a sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt. What happens when a ’90s analog synth meets an ’80s tape recorder? We sampled a famous Analogue Bass Synth to tape using a new … read more

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AfroDJMac records drum sounds to reel-to-reel: Super Tape Drums for Ableton Live

AfroDJMac has released Super Tape Drums for Ableton Live, a collection of drum samples recorded to a reel to reel tape machine. There’s some kind of magic that occurs when audio is put to tape. … read more

Slate Digital emulates analog tape with Virtual Tape Machines plugin

Slate Digital has released Virtual Tape Machines, an analog tape emulation plug-in for Windows and Mac. Get the big, fat, warm, deep, rich, and exciting sound of analog tape with VTM. To capture the sound … read more

AfroDJMac announces Super Tape Drums for Ableton + Pre-Order Deal

AfroDJMac has announced Super Tape Drums, a drum sample sound library for Ableton Live. I am very excited to announce that next Wednesday, June 27th, I will be releasing a massive Premium Ableton Live Pack … read more

LSR Audio releases WARMultipress, TUBEnhance & COMPrime + LSR Vintage Pack

LSR Audio has announced the release of three effect plug-ins for Windows and Mac. LSR Audio’s vintage compressor and tube drive effect plugins are now available. LSR Audio plugins WARMultipress – Multiband (3 bands) tube … read more

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Review: No Dough NDS-4 Underground House

No Dough’s fourth release in the NDS sample pack series is titled Underground House. Simply put, this is the heart and soul of the underground house scene in a massive collection of over 7000 professionally … read more

Azimuth Generator soundtrack multi-synth by Tronsonic

Tronsonic has announced the release of the Azimuth Generator, a soundtrack multi-synthesizer instrument library for Native Instruments Kontakt. The concept behind the Azimuth Generator is to be a source of inspiration, and hopefully take you … read more