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Nonlinear Labs Updates C15 Synthesizer Operating System, Synth Engine, UI

The update includes layer, split and mono modes, increased polyphony, and more macro controls and modulation targets.… Read More Nonlinear Labs Updates C15 Synthesizer Operating System, Synth Engine, UI

Fuse Audio Labs’ VCL-515 is an in-the-box Vari Mu emulator

Fuse Audio Labs has launched the VCL-515, a software emulation of the revered Vari Mu tube compressor of the ‘60s – which was originally designed for use in US broadcast radio. Designed to faithfully recreate – if not improve on its hardware counterpart, the VCL-515 recognises and emulates the warm characteristics that lie in the … Continue reading Fuse Audio Labs’ VCL-515 is an in-the-box Vari Mu emulator

Volta Labs (YC W19) Is Hiring a Senior Electrical Engineer

Volta Labs builds automation for the genomics sequencing industry on a programmable chip (a microprocessor for biology). Genomics based applications are growing faster than Moore’s law and we’re building the tools to support and enable that scaling. Volta is propelling further adoption of sequencing technologies by building an end-to-end automation system on a programmable integrated … Continue reading Volta Labs (YC W19) Is Hiring a Senior Electrical Engineer

Synthetic Sound Labs 1140 ThunDrum Drum Voice Module For MU Systems

Synthesist John L Rice shared this hands-on demo of the new Synthetic Sound Labs ThunDrum, a two-oscillator FM percussive membrane / metal based drum voice, in a single width Dotcom-compatible module. The module is designed to create a wide variety of percussive sounds. Details are available at the SSL site. Topics covered: 0:00 – Beginning… … Continue reading Synthetic Sound Labs 1140 ThunDrum Drum Voice Module For MU Systems

Spitfire Audio’s free experimental LABS synth lets you play with unique textures

Spitfire Audio is back again with another LABS instrument, this time going for a more experimental approach with Opia. The software instrument was created from a collection of sonic textures taken from Ólafur Arnalds and artists performing at his London festival, Opia – hence the instrument’s name. These artists include Kiasmos, VAAL, Rhye, Poppy Ackroyd, … Continue reading Spitfire Audio’s free experimental LABS synth lets you play with unique textures