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Free 80s injection: KORG Poly-800 emulated in plug-in for Mac, Windows

The year was 1983. The competition: Roland’s Juno. And KORG would introduce an instrument that … actually … would never really be as legendary as other 80s synthesizers. But it’s excellent, and you want it anyway – especially for free. The post Free 80s injection: KORG Poly-800 emulated in plug-in for Mac, Windows appeared first … Continue reading Free 80s injection: KORG Poly-800 emulated in plug-in for Mac, Windows

Honoring Florian is a free library of Kraftwerk-inspired sounds for Ableton Live, TR-8S, more

This has been a season of obituaries, but when it comes to music, tributes can’t be silent. Francis Preve has a special set of free sounds on his Symplesound platform. The post Honoring Florian is a free library of Kraftwerk-inspired sounds for Ableton Live, TR-8S, more appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.

Universal Audio offers free Luna Session recorded by Jacquire King

Universal Audio has just added a huge new feature to their Luna recording system. Version 1 impressed us with its potential, but by giving users free access to multitrack sessions recorded by leading pros, it’s carving a niche in education, too. The idea of sharing professional sessions to help producers learn their craft is not … Continue reading Universal Audio offers free Luna Session recorded by Jacquire King

Voltage Modular 2.0 – more features, more modules, more friendly – plus how to use it, free

Software modular just keeps getting better. Cherry Audio’s Voltage Modular looks like a top contender, with a major (free) 2.0 update and changes to support free and affordable module add-ons. https://cherryaudio.com/news/2020-05-19/voltage-modular-2-0-is-here Where Cherry fits Just think how rich and accessible the modular world is in software – and Cherry just made it more so. VCV … Continue reading Voltage Modular 2.0 – more features, more modules, more friendly – plus how to use it, free

The 10 Best Free Piano VSTs for Authentic Piano Tones

Piano VSTs are a songwriter’s best friend. The piano is one of the best instruments to use for writing, arranging and producing music. That’s why a great sounding piano plugin is a helpful and inspiring tool in almost every genre. Those inspiring sounds lead to creating better music. There are tons of piano plugins out … Continue reading The 10 Best Free Piano VSTs for Authentic Piano Tones

Your snares are weak; here are the free snares (and kicks) you need in Live, from Dial F

What does it take to make snares hot again? This free Live rack, that’s what. Dial F aka David Abravanel has been cooking up new music and more sounds – and stick around for exhaustive kicks. Notes and download for Live 10 are all on Google Drive: Snare Synth download, Rack, and demo project It … Continue reading Your snares are weak; here are the free snares (and kicks) you need in Live, from Dial F

Feed yourself with a free cookbook from Korg and the electronic music and synth community

Here’s a different sort of compilation and synth collaboration – KORG Germany in Berlin invited the likes of Joan La Barbara, Suzanne Ciani, Alva Noto, Dave Smith, and a lot of us relative newcomers, too, to make a cookbook. And it’s free to download. The post Feed yourself with a free cookbook from Korg and … Continue reading Feed yourself with a free cookbook from Korg and the electronic music and synth community