Reviews

Check out reviews of plugins, sample packs, and other music production software & hardware.

Review: SOR Minimal Techno Revolution Vol 3

Sound designer Oliver Schmitt (aka Sounds Of Revolution) has kicked it up a notch with the third title in the Minimal Techno Revolution series...

Review: The Raw Cutz Super Pack – 5,000 Breaks, Cuts & Samples

Raw Cutz is a new label by Erik Svahn of E-Lab and Equipped Music, and Loopmasters sample boutique owner Matt Pelling. Together Erik and Matt...

Review: Cableguys Curve 2 synthesizer plugin

I reviewed the first version of Curve about two and half years ago, and most of what I wrote there goes for Curve 2,...

Review: Goldbaby Dirt and Layers sample pack

Goldbaby's latest sample pack Dirt and Layers features a collection of samples to enhance your drum and percussion sounds by adding some dirt, layers...

Review: Arte Nuovo Padsheaven 2 soundset for Zebra

Hot on the heels on the Joseph Hollo's first soundset comes Padsheaven 2, a new collection of sounds for the Zebra 2.5 software synthesizer...

Review: Sample Magic Chillwave Guitars

Sample Magic's latest SM Studio series sample library is Chillwave Guitars, a collection of inspiring guitar loops. The SM Studio series is all about live...

Review: Arto Vaarala Kirnu Cream MIDI performer plugin

I don't normally use arpeggiators much. It's not that I dislike them, I just don't really need them for producing my music. That said, I...

Review: Samplephonics Future Garage and Deep Techno by Ghostek

Samplephonics has collaborated with yet another interesting producer for its Future Garage and Deep Techno sample library. Mysterious producer Ghostek presents a deep and varied...

Review: Eclipse Sound Zebra Botanica

After a series of soundsets for Native Instruments Absynth and Massive, Polish sound designer Artur from Eclipse Sound Design takes on the Zebra synthesizer...

Review: Ample Guitar M by Ample Sound

Only about a year after Ample Sound first launched, it has already managed to produce no less than 5 virtual guitar instrument libraries. After...

Review: Patchpool Diversity for Diversion

I am always excited to see what Simon Stockhausen of Patchpool can do when he gets his fingers on a new synthesizer plug-in. After...
Loopmasters Hip Hop Instrumentals 2

Review: Loopmasters Hip Hop Instrumentals 2

London based record producer and recording artist Chemo is back with the second volume of Hip Hop Instrumentals, a collection of 10 construction kits. Each...

Review: Joseph Hollo’s Padsheaven for Zebra

Arte Nuovo's Joseph Hollo has recently released Padsheaven, a soundset for the Zebra 2.5 software synthesizer by u-he. An ultimate collection of useful lyrical and...

Review: Toontrack The Blues EZX

Toontrack's latest expansion for EZdrummer and Superior Drummer 2.0 is The Blues EZX, a sound library featuring two drum kits and MIDI grooves played...

Review: Native Instruments MASCHINE mk2

First there was the Maschine, then came Maschine Mikro, and now Native Instruments has updated both to mk2 with new software features, an improved...

Review: Boxed Ear Sys100 for Kontakt

Boxed Ear has recently released Sys100, a sound library featuring the System 100 analog synthesizer by Roland. Sys100 is a Kontakt library made entirely with...

Review: Luftrum 9 soundset for u-he DIVA

Ever since hearing some of his patches for Camel Audio's Alchemy, Søren Hybel aka Luftrum has been on my radar. With Luftrum 9, users of...

Review: D16 Group LuSH-101 multi-timbral polyphonic synthesizer plugin

D16 Group's LuSH-101 is probably one of the most anticipated synthesizer plug-in of 2012. Since the initial announcement of the synth (then named Shioiter)...

Review: Waveformless Soundware DIVA Prima

Waveformless Soundware's latest offering is DIVA Prima, a collection of sounds for u-he's virtual analog DIVA software synthesizer for Windows and Mac. DIVA Prima is...

Review: u-he The Dark Zebra soundset by Hans Zimmer & Howard Scarr

Users of Zebra have no shortage in sounds for this virtual modular synthesizer. Thousands of patches are available in both free and commercial soundsets....

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