Audio Geek Zine releases AGZFX03: Hell Piano

Audio Geek Zine has released AGZFX03: Hell Piano, a Kontakt sample library featuring the sounds of a circuit-bent electronic toy piano. This sample library contains the sounds of a circuitbent FisherPrice 3810 electronic toy piano … read more

Les Productions Zvon releases Baby Piano VSTi plugin

Les Productions Zvon has announced the release of Baby Piano, a virtual toy piano instrument for Windows. Jason Washburn contacted me and sent me a beta version of this VSTi he made with the Maize … read more

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Analogfactory releases Urban Drum Assault sample pack

Analogfactory has released Urban Drum Assault, an energetic drum sample library for urban style music which has been created from samples of a Kinder Toy Drum. Urban Drum Assault is a drum sample library for … read more

Audio Geek Zine releases AGZFX02: Baby Pianos

Audio Geek Zine has released AGZFX02: Baby Pianos, a sample library featuring the sounds from three baby pianos captured in stereo at 96kHz and at multiple velocities. Two of the pianos had 4 keys, the … read more

Short links for May 30th, 2011

Some interesting things I found recently: # Hey You! What Song are you Listening to? Asking random New Yorkers with headphones on what song they are listening to. # OUTLOUD.FM OUTLOUD.FM lets you create rooms … read more

Puremagnetik Food For Live – Toy Factory, sample library for Ableton

Loopmasters has released Food For Live – Toy Factory, a collection of Ableton sound libraries by Puremagnetik. Hacked, glitched and tricked out toys will invade your Ableton Library. Twisted electronics, chaotic circuit-bent synthesizers and classic … read more

AudioThing Toy Piano, sample library for Kontakt

AudioThing has released Toy Piano, a sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt. I always wanted a Toy Piano like Schroeder’s, from Peanuts. I finally got this lovely 2-octaves upright toy piano and I could not … read more

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Time+Space contests: Win mag subscriptions, virtual instruments and signed albums

Time+Space has announced a number of contests. This month, Time+Space (UK distributor of many of the world’s top software and sample library brands) have had a plethora of prizes up for grabs across three different … read more

UnitOvOne releases UOO Samples Series 001 – “DIY Demons-1″

UnitOvOne has released UOO Samples Series 001 – “DIY Demons-1″, a free sample library by Dustin E. Confounded from circuit bent toys from Camp Grey Skull, this pack includes 8 full length sessions of each … read more

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Necromare releases Dante’s Power Chords, Deep Space Explorer, and many more

Necromare has released another batch of free sample-based VST instruments for Windows. New Necromare plugins Dante’s Power Chords – A simple collection of muted and open powerchords. The keys are velocity triggered for each sound. … read more

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Necromare releases new sample-based VST instruments

Necromare has released some more free sample-based VST instruments for Windows. What can I say I love building instruments. I think it’s part of being a composer, to finally make the sounds you need and … read more

Univers Sons / Ultimate Sound Bank introduces Complete Toy Museum, sampled musical toys

Univers Sons / Ultimate Sound Bank has released Complete Toy Museum, a collection of sampled toys. Complete Toy Museum features tons of marvelous “ready to play” presets from more than 300 musical toys. A massive … read more

Puremagnetik Toybox 2, multi-sampled musical toys and more

Puremagnetik has announced the release of Toybox 2, a a collection of multi-sampled toys, speaking devices, handmade wooden instruments, classic noisemakers & battery-powered plastic gizmos for Ableton Live 8, Kontakt 3 and Logic 8. Toybox … read more

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Les Productions Zvon My Music Maker, free toy keyboard samples

Les Productions Zvon has released My Music Maker, a free sample pack featuring the sounds of a toy keyboard. Zvon writes: Here’s a sample set of the My Music Maker toy electronic keyboard. The formats … read more

Loopmasters releases Circuit Bent Sounds Vol. 3

Loopmasters has released Circuit Bent Sounds Vol. 3, a collection of twisted beats and deformed audio sickness guaranteed to deliver a fresh bout of insanity to any production. Back once again from the electronic surgery … read more

Audio Ease updates Speakerphone to v2.0.3 (Mac)

Audio Ease has updated released version 2.0.3 of the Mac version of Speakerphone, a speaker emulation effect plug-in for Windows and Mac. A bad GSM connection on a busy sidewalk, a bullhorn with feedback and … read more

Mark Batty Publisher announces Toy Instruments: Design, Nostalgia, Music

Mark Batty Publisher has announced Toy Instruments: Design, Nostalgia, Music, a book written by the German author/toy instrument aficionado Eric Schneider. Toy Instruments comprises an eye-popping collection of musical toys from around the world made … read more

Univers Sons / Ultimate Sound Bank releases Acoustic Toy Museum

Univers Sons / Ultimate Sound Bank has announced the release of Acoustic Toy Museum, a collection of sampled toy instruments. For the first time, hundreds of musical toys were used to create a magical and … read more

Short links for November 23rd, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # MidiFighter Kit Ean Golden at djtechtools writes: I am pleased to announce that in 2 weeks time we will be selling DIY MidiFighter kits in the web-store. This … read more

Short links for August 13th, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # Toy Piano Rescue Project Ranjit Bhatnager bought a toy piano on eBay, but it got damaged in transport. For Awesome August I'm trying to make something of this … read more