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
Vintage Synth Pads has announced Zebras Dream in Color Vol.2, a new soundset for the Zebra software synthesizer instrument by u-he.
This collection of 150 new presets follows on the steps of Vol.1 but brings some great new sounds to Zebra 2.
First, Zebras Dream in Color Vol.2 adds 40 new apegs that stand out both esthetically and musically.
These apegs include both vintage and modern styles and allow for one note, chord, and multi-note playing.
Also included are 80 new outstanding pads and atmospheres that will bring new life to Zebra and showcase what this synth is truly capable of.
On top of this, a large collection of bass, leads, keys and FX are also included in Zebras Dream in Color Vol.2.
The soundset is available to pre-order with $10 USD discount using coupon code zebra at checkout (regular $34.95 USD). The soundset will be released on November 17th, 2013.
More information: Vintage Synth Pads / Zebras Dream in Color Vol.2
3ee Sound Design has launched LEVEL 3-E, a soundset for the Zebra software synthesizer instrument by u-he.
LEVEL 3-E is a collection of 90 classic chiptune patches inspired by two popular game consoles from the late 70s and mid 80s.
From arps, basses and leads to percussion and nostalgic sound effects, the pack contains everything you need to craft a fairly authentic sounding chiptune track.
All instruments within this collection were created by 3ee and optimized with modulation wheel and at least a pair of XY performance controls.
The soundset is available to purchase starting at $6 USD.
More information: 3ee Sound Design / LEVEL 3-E
Mainroom Warehouse has announced the release of House Of EDM & Progressive Trance, a soundset featuring 128 patches for the Zebra software synthesizer by u-he.
This is a diverse EDM sound set aimed at genres such as House, Tech-House, Progressive House, Progressve Trance, Trance & Dance.
These sounds will give you fresh ideas and sounds for your next masterpiece.
House Of EDM & Progressive Trance features
- 128 Patches for u-he Zebra (v2.6).
- 40 Basses.
- 48 Leads.
- 32 Plucks.
- 8 Pads.
- Patches In .H2P (Zebra 2′s Native Format).
The soundset is available to purchase at Producer Loops for £14.95 GBP.
More information: House Of EDM & Progressive Trance
u-he has released public beta revision 1973 of its Satin tape machine effect plug-in for Windows and Mac.
Users familiar with analogue recording gear should instantly feel at home with Satin, and digital afficionados will also learn to love the magic of tape – Satin invites you to explore and find out for yourself.
Changes in Satin rev1973
- Ultra-fast gui loading (we hope).
- Denormals fixed on AAX.
- Fixed CPU spikes on playback start.
- Fixed too much RAM use.
- No more excessive dynamic latency reporting.
- Shift-mousewheel works on AU as well now.
The public beta is available to download for Windows and Mac from the u-he forum at KVR Audio.
More information: u-he / Satin