Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #130

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #130

In this digest – Edge Go, Lyrical Bundle, BUTE Limiter.  

HARD

Antelope released USB modelling mic Edge Go:
https://en.antelopeaudio.com/products/edge-go/

SOFT

Sonuscore releases The Lyrical Bundle for Kontakt:
https://sonuscore.com/shop/lyrical-bundle/
Homegrown Sounds releases Emergent Properties for Kontakt:
https://hgsounds.com/product/emergent-properties-for-kontakt-5/
Syntheway releases Bassesland Electric – Acoustic and Synth Bass v2.0:
https://syntheway.com/Bassesland.htm
Signum Audio releases BUTE Limiter – Transparent True Peak Limiter Plug-in:
https://signumaudio.com/bute-limiter
MODWHEEL releases “A Psaltered Zither”:
https://www.modwheel.co.nz/a-psaltered-zither
Sound Dust release Choirpool – morphing vocal timbres for Kontakt:
http://dulcitone1884.virb.com/choirpool
Ignite Amps partners with STL Tones and releases the free Emissary Plug-in Bundle:
https://www.stltones.com/products/stl-ignite-emissary-plug-in-bundle

STUDY

How to use Soundtoys FilterFreak for sequential shaping:
https://www.musicradar.com/how-to/how-to-use-soundtoys-filterfreak-for-sequential-shaping

Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #119

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #119

In this digest – R-06 O.M.B, Bassist, Glass Beach 2.0.

HARD

Joyo Audio has announced R Series pedal packs 40-minute looper, drum machine and tap tempo:
http://joyoaudio.com/en/product/show_318.html
Victory releases The Super Kraken: all-tube guitar amp head:
https://www.victoryamps.com/vx100-the-super-kraken

SOFT

UJAM Instruments launches Virtual Bassist plug-in series with three titles:
https://www.ujam.com/bassist/
MusicLab releases RealStrat 5.0:
https://www.musiclab.com/products/realstrat/info.html
forward audio announces faGuitarAlign – Automatic Phase Alignment / Mic Blending Plugin:
https://www.forward-audio.de/faguitaralign/
Soundiron releases “Glass Beach 2.0” – Oceanic themed library for Kontakt:
https://soundiron.com/products/glass-beach
Puremagnetik releases Washout – Extreme Phase and Filter Animator:
https://puremagnetik.com/products/washout-extreme-phase-and-filter-matrix
Fanan team releases Boo boom – a wave file slot based drum sampler:
http://fananteam.com/

STUDY

How to stack several presets to build a bespoke layered synth:
https://www.musicradar.com/how-to/how-to-stack-several-presets-to-build-a-bespoke-layered-synth

Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #106

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #106

In this digest – DVR250-DT, Framedrum X3M, SphereQuad.

HARD

TC Electronic drops hardware plugin controller DVR250-DT:
https://www.tcelectronic.com/Categories/Tcelectronic/Computer-Audio/Desktop-Controllers/DVR250-DT/p/P0DCR?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=TC%20ELECTRONIC%20-%20PRESS%20RELEASE%20DVR250-DT&utm_content=TC%20ELECTRONIC%20-%20PRESS%20RELEASE%20DVR250-DT+CID_ed74ac1ed67c306a7d0b2e59084ea642&utm_source=Campaign%20Monitor&utm_term=Read%20more#googtrans(en|en)
Tiptop Audio has announced the Forbidden Planet filter:
http://tiptopaudio.com/forbidden-planet-analog-filter/

SOFT

Production releases SphereQuad for Win and Mac:
https://www.waproduction.com/plugins/view/spherequad
HoRNet has release SW34EQ MK2, the second version of its analog modelled equalizer:
https://www.hornetplugins.com/plugins/hornet-sw34eq-mk2/
OverTone DSP releases PTC-2A Vintage Program EQ Emulation v3:
https://www.overtonedsp.co.uk/download/download_ptc_2a/index.html
Strezov Sampling releases “Framedrum X3M” for Kontakt:
https://www.strezov-sampling.com/products/view/framedrum-x3m.html
2getheraudio releases RE4ORM and RE4ORM FX:
https://www.2getheraudio.com/effects/re4ormfx/
Will Savin releases Grain Stream – Granular Effect for Mac & Win VST & AU:
https://willsavin.com/software/plugins/grain-stream/

STUDY

6 creative groove strategies:
https://www.musicradar.com/how-to/6-creative-groove-strategies

Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #92

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #92

In this digest – Waves V10, Essential Keyboard Collection, Xone:96.

HARD

Allen & Heath launches new Xone:96 flagship mixer:
https://www.allen-heath.com/ahproducts/xone96/
Walrus Audio introduces Emissary Parallel Boost pedal:
https://www.walrusaudio.com/collections/boost-pre-amp/products/emissary-parallel-boost
Pigtronix has released compressor – the Philosopher’s Tone Germanium Gold Micro:
https://pigtronix.com/product/philosophers-tone-germanium-gold-micro
Beetronics released Royal Jelly and Buzzter pedals:
https://www.beetronicsfx.com/pages/buzzter

SOFT

Waves announces Waves V10:
https://www.waves.com/announcing-waves-v10
SONiVOX releases Essential Keyboard Collection for Mac & Win:
https://sonivoxmi.com/products/details/essential-keyboard-collection
The Cargo Cult releases “Stemcell” Pluripotent Surround Filter for Mac & Win AAX:
http://www.thecargocult.nz/stemcell.shtml
BeatSkillz releases Synthwave Drums Rompler:
https://www.beatskillz.com/shop/synthwave-drums/
Orange Tree Samples releases “Evolution Texas Twang” for Kontakt Player:
https://www.orangetreesamples.com/products/evolution-texas-twang
Rast Sound releases Sufi Ney V2.0 for Kontakt & WAV:
https://rastsound.com/downloads/sufi-ney/
inouï samples releases “Harmonic Triangles” for Kontakt:
https://www.nelsonmalleus.com/harmonictriangles-en

STUDY

8 pro tricks that will help you to reference your tracks more effectively:
https://www.musicradar.com/how-to/8-pro-tricks-that-will-help-you-to-reference-your-tracks-more-effectively

Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #66

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #66

In this digest – Big Muff Pi, Anthology XI, Nagoya Harp.  

HARD

Strymon launches the Zuma R300, “low-profile effects pedal power supply”:
https://www.strymon.net/products/zuma-r300/
Electro-Harmonix announces reissue of Op-Amp Big Muff Pi pedal:
https://www.ehx.com/products/op-amp-big-muff-pi

SOFT

Eventide releases Anthology XI – “Everything Eventide” bundle:
https://www.eventideaudio.com/products/plugins/bundle/anthology-xi
Sugar Bytes releases Aparillo – Textural Synthesizer for Mac & Win:
https://sugar-bytes.de/aparillo
Strezov Sampling releases “Balkan Ethnic Orchestra” for Kontakt Player:
https://www.strezov-sampling.com/products/view/balkan.html
UVI releases Nagoya Harp – 2-instrument collection:
https://www.uvi.net/nagoya-harp.html
Modartt releases Organteq Alpha – Physically Modelled Pipe Organ:
https://www.modartt.com/organteq
Gothic Instruments release Dronar Vintage Synth for Kontakt:
http://www.timespace.com/product/DRONARVS-110/3/10000128/gothic_instruments_dronar_vintage_synth.html
HY-Plugins releases HY-RPE Grid Sequencer VST Plugin for Mac & Win:
https://hy-plugins.com/hy-rpevst/

STUDY

How to extract sounds from a full track using plugins:
http://www.musicradar.com/how-to/how-to-extract-sounds-from-a-full-track-using-plugins

Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #48

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #48

In this digest – Sound Forge Audio Studio 12, Boutique SH-01, bx_console E.  

HARD

Roland unveil Boutique SH-01 & TR-08 and AIRA sampler:
https://www.roland.com/global/promos/roland_boutique/

SOFT

Magix releases Sound Forge Audio Studio 12:
http://www.magix.com/us/sound-forge-audio-studio/?AffiliateID=50&phash=1yqXHIJuhlvg4kKM&utm_source=Linkshare&utm_medium=Affiliate&utm_campaign=Affiliate_Linkshare&siteID=TnL5HPStwNw-_EQaDvoHxCAQohpljdrsYg&name=Skimlinks.com
Waves Audio releases “Clavinet” and “Pianos & Keys Bundle”:
http://www.waves.com/plugins/clavinet#introducing-waves-clavinet
Plugin Alliance releases Brainworx “bx_console E”:
https://www.plugin-alliance.com/en/products/bx_console_e.html
McDSP releases 6034 Ultimate Multi-band Plug-in:
http://mcdsp.com/plug-ins/6034-ultimate-multi-band/
Auburn Sounds releases Graillon 2 – Live Voice Changer Plug-in for Mac & Win:
https://www.auburnsounds.com/products/Graillon.html
Eventide releases UltraTap Plug-in:
https://www.eventideaudio.com/products/plugins/delay/ultratap-h9-plugin

STUDY

How to process vocals using a guitar amp sim:
http://www.musicradar.com/how-to/how-to-process-vocals-using-a-guitar-amp-sim

Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #47

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #47

In this digest –  33, Vibe, Fluid Harmonics.

HARD

33 – Fredrik Thordendal Signature Pedal:
http://www.fortinamps.com/product/33-matteblack/

SOFT

Strezov Sampling releases Vibe: Instant Drumkit for Kontakt:
http://www.strezov-sampling.com/products/view/Vibe.html
Daily Beats releases Fidelity EQ – 7-Band parametric equalizer:
https://www.dailybeats.pt/fidelity-eq/
Drumdrops releases the “60s Motown Kit” in four different sample packs:
https://drumdrops.com/drum-samples/60s-Motown-Kit/silver
In Session Audio updates “Fluid Harmonics” & “Fluid Strike: Tuned Percussion”:
https://insessionaudio.com/products/fluid-harmonics/
https://insessionaudio.com/products/fluid-strike-tuned-percussion/
TSE Audio releases BOD v3.0 – Free VST/AU/AAX Bass Processing Plug-in:
http://www.tseaudio.com/software/tseBOD
F9 Audio release iFunk Nu Disco Guitars for WAV, Kontakt, Logic, Ableton Live and Studio One:
https://www.f9-audio.com/collections/all-products/products/f9-ifunk-nu-disco-guitars

STUDY

How to create authentic analogue-style step sequences in your DAW:
http://www.musicradar.com/how-to/how-to-create-authentic-analogue-style-step-sequences-in-your-daw

Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #38

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #38

In this digest – Ivory II, TalkBox Synth, “MAD – RocknFunk”

HARD

TC-Helicon revolutionises the talk box with hoseless TalkBox Synth pedal:
http://tchelicon.music-group.com/TalkBoxSynth_US
Electro-Harmonix has dropped the Battalion – bass preamp & DI:
http://ehx.com/products/battalion

SOFT

Native Instruments releases “Thrill” for Kontakt Player:
https://www.native-instruments.com/en/products/komplete/cinematic/thrill/
NuSpace Audio releases Muze – Binaural Reverb/3D Panner-Mixer:
https://nuspaceaudio.com/tag/muze/
Tritik releases Echorus v1.0 for Mac & Win:
https://www.tritik.com/products/echorus/
HandheldSound releases “MAD – RocknFunk” for Kontakt:
http://www.handheldsound.com/instruments/mad/#*
Synthogy releases Ivory II Studio Grands:
http://www.synthogy.com/index.php/products/software-products/ivory-2-studio-grands
Tokyo Dawn Labs release OD DeEdger for Mac & Win:
http://www.tokyodawn.net/od-deedger/

STUDY
8 classic recipes for a perfect drop:
http://www.musicradar.com/how-to/8-classic-recipes-for-a-perfect-drop

Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #37

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #37

In this digest – DF-BUNDLE,  EQ84, BT-500

HARD

Vox unveils “fully featured” AC2 RhythmVOX mini guitar and bass amps:
http://www.voxamps.com/AC2RV
Heritage Audio launch Bluetooth streaming module BT-500:
http://www.heritageaudio.net/catalogue/bt-500/

SOFT

HoRNet Plugins releases Multicomp Plus MK2 – Visual Compressor Plug-in:
https://www.hornetplugins.com/plugins/hornet-multicomp-plus-mk2/
Overloud releases EQ84 – British EQ Plug-in for Mac & Win:
http://www.overloud.com/products/eq84
Drumforge releases DF-BUNDLE:
https://drumforge.com/products/df-bundle
PSPaudioware releases PSP preQursor2 EQ Plug-in:
http://pspaudioware.com/plugins/equalizers/psp_preqursor2/
Ilya Efimov releases Rock Bass – Sample library for Kontakt:
http://www.ilyaefimov.com/products/bass/rock-bass.html
Waves releases F6 Floating-Band Dynamic EQ:
http://www.waves.com/plugins/f6-floating-band-dynamic-eq

STUDY

8 ways to add atmosphere and ambience to your music:
http://www.musicradar.com/how-to/8-ways-to-add-atmosphere-and-ambience-to-your-music

Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #19

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Hard, Soft and Music Industry Digest #19

In this digest – Akai MPC X, GrainSpace, Bob Perry Ducker Pro.

HARD

Roland announces GO:MIXER and Rubix Audio Interfaces for Mac, PC, iOS and Android:
https://www.roland.com/us/products/gomixer/
https://www.roland.com/us/categories/production/audio_midi_interfaces/
Akai launch standalone MPC X & MPC Live:
http://www.akaipro.com/product/mpc-x

SOFT

Audiority releases GrainSpace – Granular Reverb Processor plugin:
http://www.audiority.com/shop/grainspace/
Toneboosters releases Morphit – Headphone Correction And Simulation Plug-in:
http://www.toneboosters.com/tb-morphit/
Bolder Sounds releases ROCK Music for Kontakt:
http://www.boldersounds.net/index.php?main_page=product_music_info&cPath=3_18&products_id=133&zenid=1rv8dpdt8h33egrv18shbp3g32
Relab releases VSR S24 Reverb Plug-in for Mac & Win, VST, AU & AAX:
http://relab.dk/product/vsr-s24/
Bob Perry Audio releases Bob Perry Ducker Pro (AU+VST3):
http://www.bobperry-audio.com/shop/bob-perry-ducker-pro/
Wave Alchemy releases “Revolution” Drum Machine for Kontakt Player:
http://www.wavealchemy.co.uk/revolution/pid179/

STUDY

How to turn a stab into a riff with delay and distortion effects:
http://www.musicradar.com/tuition/tech/how-to-turn-a-stab-into-a-riff-with-delay-and-distortion-effects-646400