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by Piet De Ridder
Feb 15, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: AcousticSamples 'Strategy' / virtual Fender Stratocaster
Replies: 0
Views: 50

AcousticSamples 'Strategy' / virtual Fender Stratocaster

https://www.acousticsamples.net/image/cache/data/screens/strategyscreen-600x401.png AcousticSamples presents the new member of its guitar libraries family, the Strategy Guitar , based on a Fender© Stratocaster© electric guitar. Strumming machine - The Strategy recognizes the chords you play on your...
by Piet De Ridder
Feb 09, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Rogue Amoeba / Farrago, a 'soundboard' app
Replies: 2
Views: 53

Rogue Amoeba / Farrago, a 'soundboard' app

http://users.telenet.be/deridderpiet.be/Farrago.png . Rogie Amoeba, makers of a.o. Audio Hijack, Fission, Loopback and Airfoil, have just started shipping Farrago , what they call a 'soundboard tool' for MacOS: "It provides the best way for podcasters, theater techs, and other live performers to qu...
by Piet De Ridder
Feb 01, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Cinematique Instruments / Fine Mallets
Replies: 1
Views: 101

Cinematique Instruments / Fine Mallets

. http://cinematique-instruments.com/images/finemallets_all.png . " Fine Mallets is an arsenal of 7 mallet instruments coming in 3 patches. It includes: Vibraphone - Bass Marimba - Metallophone - Glockenspiel - Spieluhr - Kalimba - Crystal Bowl. We have set a major focus to come out with instrument...
by Piet De Ridder
Jan 23, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Soon: Harmonic Subtones 'Emotional Violin'
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Re: Soon: Harmonic Subtones 'Emotional Violin'

Ah, there is a demo. I wasn't aware of that one. Thank, Linos. (And yes, that demo has a several promising moments.)
As for the viola, I'm afraid I have no idea what the situation is.

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by Piet De Ridder
Jan 22, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: For the next 4 days only: PSP Xenon for $29 instead of $249
Replies: 37
Views: 585

For the next 4 days only: PSP Xenon for $29 instead of $249

http://www.pspaudioware.com/upload_dir/125/obrazki/galeria/dynamics_procesor/psp_xenon/PSPxenon11.png From PSP Audio: For the next 4 days only, we’re offering our award wining limiter plug-in: PSP Xenon at a completely insane 88% discount for $29* only! Starting from November 23, 2018 the regular p...
by Piet De Ridder
Jan 22, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Soon: Harmonic Subtones 'Emotional Violin'
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Soon: Harmonic Subtones 'Emotional Violin'

After a loooooong wait, it looks like the follow-up to the Harmonic Subtones ‘Emotional Cello’ is finally about to be released. It’s not out yet, there aren’t any audio demos either, but there is a Best Service announcement which says that the library will be available next month: After the success ...
by Piet De Ridder
Jan 17, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Unfiltered Audio / SpecOps (spectral processing)
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Unfiltered Audio / SpecOps (spectral processing)

http://users.telenet.be/deridderpiet.be/specops.png . " Unfiltered Audio's SpecOps is dozens of plugins in one. Inside its easy-to-use interface is a jam-packed armory containing 36 diverse and flexible spectral effects, ranging from subtle to extreme. How you use these potent tools is truly limite...
by Piet De Ridder
Jan 17, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Whole Sounds / Baldwin 1954 Parlour Grand (for UVI)
Replies: 9
Views: 203

Whole Sounds / Baldwin 1954 Parlour Grand (for UVI)

https://static1.squarespace.com/static/58d92a213a041137d467f664/t/59bbc108d7bdce015be2092c/1505476879152/screen+w+damper+drop.jpg?format=500w Different enough, to my ears, from the multitude of virtual pianos already available, to deserve some attention: the Whole Sounds Baldwin 1954 Parlour Grand ...
by Piet De Ridder
Jan 15, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Transformizer / adaptive sound design
Replies: 5
Views: 180

Transformizer / adaptive sound design

Transformizer is a plug-in, from a Danish company with the same name, which “makes sounds intelligently adapt to each other by forcing ‘child’ sounds to accurately mimic certain parameters (pitch, amplitude, timbre, length) of a ‘master’ sound." It’s a rather pricey tool — $599 — but it seems to be...
by Piet De Ridder
Jan 10, 2018 2:33 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Boom Library 'Turbine' / sound-design
Replies: 22
Views: 390

Boom Library 'Turbine' / sound-design

http://users.telenet.be/deridderpiet.be/BOOM-Interactive-Turbine-plugin.png . Boom Library , long known for their professional, ultra-high-quality collections of sound-design samples, have released their first plug-in Turbine , a “a revolutionary sound design plug-in that gives you access to a wide...
by Piet De Ridder
Jan 05, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: ProjectSAM Symphobia series 1.6 updates inc new content
Replies: 18
Views: 780

Re: ProjectSAM Symphobia series 1.6 updates inc new content

'To rowland' should become an officially recognized verb. Meaning: making damn fine product videos.
Thanks, Guy!

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by Piet De Ridder
Jan 03, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: VSTBuzz deal / 80% off of Gospel Musicans' Vintage Keys
Replies: 11
Views: 284

Re: VSTBuzz deal / 80% off of Gospel Musicans' Vintage Keys

I don't see much use for FM Tines and MK Sensation in my music (most soundlibraries celebrating the 80's are wasted on me), but NeoSoul and Bassalicious are both exceptional products, in my opinion, easily worth the €99. (Bassilcious is very poorly presented in the above video. You get a much better...
by Piet De Ridder
Jan 03, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: VSTBuzz deal / 80% off of Gospel Musicans' Vintage Keys
Replies: 11
Views: 284

VSTBuzz deal / 80% off of Gospel Musicans' Vintage Keys

The 'Vintage Keys Bundle' from Gospel Musicans, which includes NeoSoul Keys, FM Tines, MK Sensation and Bassalicious — all soundware that has gathered tons of praise and barely a negative comment — is now available, thanks to VSTBuzz , for a mere €99 (normal full price: €500) NeoSoul Keys (VST/AU/AA...
by Piet De Ridder
Dec 11, 2017 1:32 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Arturia V Collection 6
Replies: 15
Views: 552

Re: Arturia V Collection 6

If the videos below give a good indication of what the new Arturia pianos sound like, I have to say I’m slightly surprised by the positive responses (especially in light of the ongoing indifference and even negativity that Pianoteq keeps meeting with). The piano in both these videos appears, to me, ...
by Piet De Ridder
Dec 07, 2017 1:20 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: VSL Synchron Strings I
Replies: 46
Views: 2144

Re: VSL Synchron Strings I

There are two demos up: https://www.vsl.co.at/en/Player/8503
And here's Bacos' demo 'strings only': http://www.guybacos.com/audio/The%20Hat ... ussion.mp3

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by Piet De Ridder
Nov 28, 2017 5:51 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Reverb Foundry / HD-Cart
Replies: 3
Views: 264

Reverb Foundry / HD-Cart

http://users.telenet.be/deridderpiet.be/HDCart-Reverb.png . Reverb Foundry's HD-Cart has been out for several weeks and has been very well received ( "This thing is a beast!!!" - Dave Pensado). Haven't tried it yet myself, but I'm definitely planning to. "HD Cart is a high-density reverb plugin mod...
by Piet De Ridder
Oct 12, 2017 1:40 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: VSL Synchron Strings I
Replies: 46
Views: 2144

VSL Synchron Strings I

https://www.vsl.co.at/video/VSL_Synchron_Strings_I_171011-3mbit_1440x600.mp4 A few weeks from now, the VSL Synchron Strings (part I) will be released. And some time after that — "very soon", the website says — the library will be powered by an all new Vienna Synchron Player, a "dedicated sample play...
by Piet De Ridder
Oct 03, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Goodhertz / v3 now also Windows-compatible
Replies: 0
Views: 312

Goodhertz / v3 now also Windows-compatible

Goodhertz , makers of a fine set of plugins (discussed here ) have released v3 which now also includes plugin formats for Windows. From the mail: "All Goodhertz plugins have been rewritten from the ground up for Windows and Mac support! Been waiting to use Vulf Compressor on your PC, or Wow Control...
by Piet De Ridder
Sep 20, 2017 12:26 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: UBK Kush / Novatron (varitone tube compression)
Replies: 1
Views: 311

UBK Kush / Novatron (varitone tube compression)

http://users.telenet.be/deridderpiet.be/KuskNovatron.png . In-the-box compression at its out-the-box-iest: Kush Novatron . From the website: "Novatron is an analog-modeled compressor that borrows so many sonic properties from so many different classing hardware units that, ironically, it could only...
by Piet De Ridder
Sep 17, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: FLUX:: / SPAT Revolution (released)
Replies: 11
Views: 998

Re: FLUX:: / SPAT Revolution (released)

It is indeed wise to wait a bit (and not just for the price to drop during a promotion) because the ‘experimental’ state in which the ‘Send’ and ‘Return’ plugins still are at this moment, means that for our purpose — integrating SPAT Revolution with a DAW and streaming audio between them — the useab...
by Piet De Ridder
Sep 17, 2017 3:32 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: FLUX:: / SPAT Revolution (released)
Replies: 11
Views: 998

FLUX:: / SPAT Revolution (released)

https://v2.flux.to/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-31-at-15.06.51.png . " SPAT Revolution , the most comprehensive real-time 3D-audio mixing engine ever designed, provides artists, sound-designers and sound-engineers the possibility to control the position of audio-sources in a three...
by Piet De Ridder
Sep 10, 2017 3:37 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Rattly And Raw / Vinyl Carving Station
Replies: 1
Views: 318

Rattly And Raw / Vinyl Carving Station

http://www.rattlyandraw.com/uploads/1/6/1/7/16171636/vinyl-carving-station-screenshot_3_orig.png . " The Vinyl Carving Station was inspired by a very niche process of cutting into the locked groove of a record in regular intervals (usually using a stick-on template) to produce killer glitch loops f...
by Piet De Ridder
Sep 07, 2017 9:17 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: NuGen's MasterCheck / mastering for the internet
Replies: 14
Views: 3116

Re: NuGen's MasterCheck / mastering for the internet

From the e-mail: The latest update for MasterCheck Pro brings two new encoding flavors, FLAC and Opus, to the music production table. Opus is one of the YouTube formats, FLAC is often used for downloads as it is a high-quality (lossless) format — exploited by self-styled High Fidelity Music Streamin...
by Piet De Ridder
Sep 07, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Modartt releases Pianoteq 6
Replies: 11
Views: 1211

Re: Modartt releases Pianoteq 6

Larry , yes, that’s text copied from the website. (I’ve edited the opening post accordingly.) Jason , unmistakable improvement. Honestly. Have to add though that I haven’t tried the actual release version yet. Been playing and working with the beta patches until sometime mid-August (which is when I...
by Piet De Ridder
Sep 06, 2017 12:09 pm
Forum: The Front Page
Topic: Modartt releases Pianoteq 6
Replies: 11
Views: 1211

Modartt releases Pianoteq 6

http://users.telenet.be/deridderpiet.be/Pianoteq6.png From the website: Pianoteq 6: a mature technology Pianoteq 6 brings numerous refinements in its engine and physical model, increasing realism and acoustic presence on all its instruments: acoustic pianos, electro-acoustic pianos, historical inst...