Prodyon has announced the release of Shortnoise 2, a new instrument library for Native Instruments Kontakt.

Prodyon Shortnoise 2

Shortnoise 2 is a new instrument collection for Kontakt 5.1+ that comes with a 10 GB library and more than 800 instruments, geared towards musicians, film, TV and game composers. It features a ton of electronic and hybrid sounds, that can be tweaked using effects, sequencers, arpeggiators and more.

The core of Shortnoise 2 is the pattern-based Step-sequencer, that offers 288 steps per instrument with flexible effects modulation.

Shortnoise 2 comes with full control over Kontakt’s built-in effects like Distortion, Amp Simulation and the Convolution Reverb. It is planned to be expanded with new sounds via so called “S2 Expansions” on a regular basis. There are 4 skins included, where one of them can be changed / modified by the user.

Shortnoise 2 features

  • Dual-Oscillator-Design.
  • Mono-mode with Glide/Portamento.
  • Extensive Modulation Section.
  • Different Velocity-Modes.
  • Modulation up to audio-rate.
  • 8x Unison with Stereo-spread.
  • Fully fledged FX Section with polyphonic Gate.
  • Insert-FX Delay, 2-Band-EQ and Compressor.
  • 4 assignable Quickmod Controls with range adjustment.
  • Pattern-based Sequencer with Chord mode & Recording.
  • Integrated Arpeggiator.
  • Convolution Reverb with 60 Impulse Responses.
  • Saving & Loading of user presets.
  • LCD Screen with Preset name & Author.
  • Copy, Paste and Reset buttons per Part.
  • Skinnable (5 Skins included).
  • Endless Editability & Tweakability.
  • Microtuning.
  • Full MIDI Modulation Control.

Shortnoise 2 is available for purchase for the introductory price of $79.99 USD (MSRP $199.99 USD). Previous Shortnoise customers can e-mail Prodyon to upgrade for $49.99 USD. Requires the full version of Kontakt 5.1 or higher.

More information: Prodyon Shortnoise 2