SPC Plugins has released version 3.0 of its Gater-Pro advanced stereo trance gate effect plug-in for Windows and Mac.
Changes in Gater-Pro v3.0
- New ‘Stretch’ gate mode.
- Increased to 50 programs with 18 new presets.
- Improved, larger display with dynamic updating.
- ‘All Ties On’ button.
The effect plug-in (VST/AU) is available to purchase for $39 USD. The upgrade is free to existing Gater-Pro owners.
More information: SPC Plugins / Gater-Pro
Producer Loops has introduced EDM: Progressive Trance Vol 1, the first in a new series of energetic, hard-hitting Construction Kits from new label, Pure EDM.
Packed to the brim with professional quality loops and a feature set to match, this is an essential buy for producers of cutting-edge Trance, Dance & EDM.
Inside ‘EDM: Progressive Trance Vol 1′ you’ll find a vast selection of slick and futuristic Progressive Trance loops, covering everything from deep basses and ethereal arpeggios to buzzing synth leads and lush side-chained pads.
Each of the five Kits marries the commercial aspects of Trance with more Progressive elements to bring you a vast dynamic sound that is constantly evolving and shifting beneath the accessible and catchy progressions and melodies.
The sample library is available to purchase for £24.95 GBP.
More information: Producer Loops / EDM: Progressive Trance Vol 1
Jksound has announced the release of Synthetic Trance, a drum sample pack for trance music production.
‘Synthetic Trance’ contains 295 professionally produced (from scratch) samples, which are ready to use in commercial and private productions. In this brand new and exclusive collection of Royalty-Free Trance samples you will find 24-Bit one-shot kicks, claps, open hats, closed hats, snares, and FX.
If you are looking for new inspiration for you fresh Global, Uplifting, Prog, Psy Trance or other productions, then check out this amazing product!
Synthetic Trance features
- 180 MB Total Content.
- 24-Bit Quality.
- 112 Kick.
- 34 Open Hat.
- 37 Clap.
- 23 Closed Hat.
- 22 Snare.
- 67 FX.
The sample pack is available from Producer Loops for £22.50 GBP.
More information: Producer Loops
Sadowick of EDM Tutorials has posted a video in which he compares the sound of the Roland JP-8080 synthesizer with the beta version of u-he’s Diva 1.3, which includes a digital oscillator.
The latest public beta of Diva (including the new digital oscillator model, UHBIE filter model, and added arpeggiator) is available to download at the u-he forum at KVR Audio.
More information: Sadowick / u-he Diva
Equinox Sounds has released the Uplifting Trance MIDI Kits Bundle, comprising three MIDI construction kits packs.
‘Uplifting Trance MIDI Kits Bundle (Vols 1-3)’ combines the three most popular Equinox Sounds uplifting Trance MIDI Construction Kits collections into one bundle.
You’ll get a total of 15 fantastic deep and uplifting Trance Construction Kits in MIDI format for creating the best Trance tunes.
All phrases are 100 royalty-free and ready to be assigned to your favourite synth or sampler in your personal and commercial productions.
The MIDI bundle is available to purchase for $29.95 USD.
More information: Equinox Sounds / Uplifting Trance MIDI Kits Bundle
Tetarise has released Inspired Trance, a soundset for the Spire synthesizer instrument by Reveal Sound.
My soundbank for Reveal Sound’s Spire synthesizer.
The soundset contains 128 presets: Sequenses, Chords, Plucks, Leads, Pads, Drive arpeggios, Basses, Acid sounds and FX.
Some presets have the modulation wheel assigned to morph the sounds.
The soundset costs $13 USD.
More information: Inspired Trance / Spire
Zenhiser has announced Sylenth Trance Presets 3, a collection of 101 trance presets for the Sylenth1 software synthesizer by Lennar Digital.
We can’t get enough trance presets here at Zenhiser, they are the fundamental building block to any great Trance track. Everything starts with one single sound in Trance music and the more epic, euphoric and driving the better. So why stop at two trance preset packs for Sylenth, we decided there was a wealth of room for more incredibly detailed and stylish sounds designed exclusively for trance music. With six sections including bass, fx, leads, pads and plucks we covered all the essentials but this time we’ve included some awesome Trance stabs as well just to make the final preset pack extra tasty.
‘Sylenth Trance Presets 3′ is the pinnacle selection of trance sounds for all trance producers, the presets are so up to date we might even be future thinking with some of these sounds. Honestly the options are endless with Zenhiser presets, we supply all our sounds at the highest quality possible with extreme programming involved in every detail to deliver what possibly could be the best collection of trance presets out there.
The soundset costs $30 AUD.
More information: Zenhiser / Sylenth Trance Presets 3
Equinox Sounds has launched Uplifting Trance MIDI Kits 3, a collection of MIDI loops for trance music production.
‘Uplifting Trance MIDI Kits 3′ features five fantastic deep and uplifting MIDI Construction Kits for creating the best Trance tunes. Each Kit is provided with it’s component parts.
You’ll get MIDI loops featuring synth leads, basslines, piano melodies, plucks, pads and individual drum elements.
As these Construction Kits are supplied in MIDI format, they will provide you with as much flexibility as possible. You can edit and transpose them, assign any sound you want and get your own and original melodic lines. The editing possibilities are endless as you can play the performances at any tempo or pitch without artefacts.
The MIDI pack costs $19.95 USD.
More information: Equinox Sounds / Uplifting Trance MIDI Kits 3