Steven Slate Drums Releases SSD5 FREE Drum Kit VST/AU Plugin

Steven Slate Drums has announced the release of SSD5 FREE, the freeware version of their flagship SSD5 virtual acoustic drum software in VST, AU, and AAX plugin formats for compatible DAW applications. While SSD5 FREE is indeed a lightweight version of SSD5, it is a fully functional virtual instrument in its own right. The main…

Mixes Of The Week: 19/11/18

This week’s mixes include Throwing Snow for DJ Mag, The Juan Maclean for Slothboogie and The Reactivitz for Techno Raves. The Reactivitz for Techno Raves. Stepping up for the latest in the Techno Raves podcast series is The Reactivitz. Crafting an energetic mix that occasionally takes a breather by veering off into atmospheric or melodic…

John Monkman

John Monkman talks us through his top tracks. What’s the first record you ever bought? Hahaha.. Possibly Chakademus and Pliars – “Tease Me” – I remember making my mum play it on repeat on the school run. Your favourite ever record? Aphex Twin – ‘Come to Daddy’ EP Track – ‘Flim’ The guaranteed floor-filler? My…

ADPTR Metric AB

Plugin Alliance’s ADTPR Metric AB promises a comprehensive solution to mix referencing. DJ Pangburn explains further. Anyone who has ever recorded music, whether novice or pro, has likely used another artist’s song (or album) as a reference for their own mix. Whatever it is about that sound, you want it: the sense of space, the…

NEWS ROUND-UP: 16/11/18

Cubase gets an update. Reach for the stars in Camden. Sven Marquardt had the winning hand. Cubase 10. Steinberg has unveiled Cubase 10 the latest release in their 30-year history which combines Cubase Pro 10, Cubase Artist 10 and Cubase Elements 10. The updates are vast but standouts include easier sidechaining, MixConsole snapshots for recall, audio…

sonicLAB launches Cosmosf FX6

sonicLAB has released version 6 of its stochastic live audio processor Cosmosf FX. New Features: FX6 meets the Object engine, a gesture recorder for every parameter of… Read More Read the full story

HoRNet updates Magnus MK2 to v2.0.5

HoRNet has released an update to Magnus MK2 the dual stage brickwall limiter. The 2.0.5 update is a maintenance update and includes: Fixed zipping noise with auto output… Read More Read the full story