Software Reviews & News

Software Reviews & News

Native Instruments’ Intakt Rhythmic Loop Sampler

New sample manipulation software from Native Instruments offers to slice, dice and stretch your loops. We investigate and try to come out of the...
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Review: Eventide’s Anthology XI

Manufacturer: Eventide Web: Eventide Normal Price: $1799 but $899 till 11th January 2018 only (upgrades from $1-$799 for existing owners) Eventide’s Anthology XI – what is it? Eventide’s...
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Review: Spitfire Audio’s Alternative Solo Strings

Manufacturer: Spitfire Audio Web: Spitfire Audio Price: £249 Spitfire Audio's Alternative Solo Strings – what is it? Spitfire's Alternative Solo Strings is the company's alternative take on solo...
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Review: DAW Cassette by KLEVGR

Like me, you may remember cassette tapes as a medium we were happy to see the back of.  But the reality is that according...
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PunchBox bass drum review

Bass - Alive and kicking PunchBox, what's the point? Kick drums are the meat on the bones of almost all electronica, so it’s not a...
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Softube’s Heartbeat review

Heartbeat is an extremely flexible and customisable analog drum machine plug-in. Product: Heartbeat Manufacturer: Softube Web: https://www.softube.com/ Price: $169 Your second question, if not your first, is probably: "Do...

HarBal Harmonic Balancer

Harmonic Balancing has nothing to do with Feng Shui but everything to do with creating balanced frequencies in a recording. We perform an EQ...
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FabFilter releases FabFilter Pro-L 2 true peak limiter plug-in

FabFilter is proud to announce availability of FabFilter Pro-L 2, a major update to the Pro-L limiter plug-in. With four brand-new limiting algorithms, a...
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Raiders of the Lost Ark and setting your studio on fire

In a recent posts we've talked about the role the Arturia Matrixbrute played in a recent Hollywood film.  We also brought news of the...

Native Instruments’ Elektrik Piano

Native Instruments' Elektrik Piano is a blast from the past. Are the sounds classic or past their sell-by date... Information Product: Elektrik Piano Manufacturer: Native Instruments Price: $229.00 There's...