DigitalSoundFactory.com has announced re-mastered original Emulator sampler libraries, in addition to the Proteus and other ‘synth’ libraries already available for direct download on the site. Working under exclusive license from E-MU Systems and Creative Labs Inc., Digital Sound Factory has converted the factory sample content developed for playback on this legendary sampler product line. The… Read More Digital Sound Factory Intros E-MU Emax, ESi-32, And Emulator IV SoundFont Libraries
Nucleus SoundLab has introduced OB Resurrection, a new sample library created focused on evolving the classic Oberheim sound into the new millenium. OB Resurrection relies on a large waveform base drawn from various Xpander and Matrix synths. According to Nucleus, every classic sound is represented: Brass, Strings, Bells, raw Saw/Square/FM waveforms, Clavs, EPs, and more.… Read More Classic Oberheim Sounds Get Resurrected!
Puremagnetik has released Analog Bass Volume 1 for Live 6, Kontakt 2 and EXS24. Analog Bass is a large collection of over 50 multisampled analog bass instruments, recorded directly from classic monosynths. Among the sound sources are TB-303, Minimoog, Doepfer Modular and ARP 2600. Puremagnetik has captured the classic character of these instruments and customized… Read More Puremagnetik Releases Analog Bass Pack
This classic video from the kids’ program 3-2-1 Contact, produced by Children’s Television Workshop, features pioneering synthesist Suzanne Ciani talking about how synthesizers work.
Soniccouture have released Synthi AKS For EXS24, a library exploring the legendary sound of the vintage E.M.S. Synthi AKS from 1972. Sampled at 24 bit throughout, the library features extensively detailed multi- samples, a huge selection of hits and effects patches, sequenced loops and convolution of the famous Synthi Spring reverb programmed for Logic’s Space… Read More Soniccouture Intros Virtual Synthi AKS For EXS24
GForce has announced that M-Tron, the first of the company’s Universal Binary instruments, the M-Tron, is ready for download. This virtual keyboard is modelled on the famous tape-based instrument used on classic tracks like the Beatles’ Strawberry Fields Forever and used by such keyboard luminaries as Rick Wakeman and Tony Banks. More recently bands such… Read More GForce M-Tron Gets Universal Binary Update
NAMM: E-MU Systems announced the new Emulator X2 Platinum Streaming Sampling Synthesizer, which offers both 32-bit and native 64-bit applications, multi-processor and multi-threading support, and includes over 20GB of sounds. Its sound library includes over 5,500 instruments that include everything from vintage keyboards and orchestral instruments to the Hip-Hop and Electronica soundsets of E-MU’s legendary… Read More E-MU Intros Emulator X2 Platinum 64-Bit Streaming Sampling Synthesizer
NAMM: E-MU Systems today announced the Xtreme Lead X sound library that delivers every last preset and sample of E-MU’s cutting edge Xtreme Lead-1 Electro/Dance Sound Module to its Emulator X and Proteus X users. Xtreme Lead X offers everything from soothing ethereal pads and screaming digital noise to pounding drumkits and percussion, providing all… Read More E-MU Announces Xtreme Lead X Sound Library For Emulator and Proteus