COMPARES Bass Synths
October 6, 2016

T+S Compares: Synth Bass virtual instruments and plugins

In pretty much every piece of music you’ll ever hear or write, you will know that without a decent sounding bass, you won’t get very far, it’s like asking for a cup of tea and getting no cup; be it a thumping, wobbling dance bass or a deep, pulsating subby bass, the low end of any track is a very important factor. In the first of our new series: T+S…

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September 13, 2016

“Wow, wow, wow!” Composer Ty Unwin shares his thoughts on DRONAR: Guitarscapes

It’s been a week since we released Gothic Instruments DRONAR: Guitarscapes and the response from the many users who have already purchased it has been incredible. This powerful, easy-to-use guitar-based pad, soundscapes and atmosphere creator has been described by Resident Advisor as sounding like “a labour of love” whilst over on The Samplecast, presenter Reuben Cornell said “It is gorgeous and the sounds are so tweakable.” When DRONAR: Hybrid Module…

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Dronar Guitarscapes Main
September 6, 2016

We speak to Gothic Instruments’ Dan Graham about new DRONAR Guitarscapes

Since DRONAR Hybrid Module was released back in February, many users have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the second module and today it’s here! Gothic Instruments DRONAR: Guitarscapes is based on live and processed recordings of mandolins, electric, acoustic and steel guitars which, when combined with DRONAR´s powerful controls, produce shimmering organic pads, otherworldy ambient soundscapes, natural strumming accompaniments and more. In true DRONAR style, it takes very little…

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August 11, 2016

Film, TV and game composers reveal their favourite string virtual instruments

Following the popularity of our round up of composers’ and artists’ Top plugins of 2015 on the T+S Blog at the end of last year with contributions from Time+Space friends including Nainita Desai, Andy Barlow, Ty Unwin and more, we decided to do another one! This time, we’ve been finding out what other virtual instruments and plug-ins the professionals are really rating right now and we’re kicking things off with…

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Dan Graham
July 18, 2016

Dan Graham introduces new Kontakt sound design series – SCULPTOR

Back in February, in partnership with Gothic Instruments, we unleashed DRONAR: Hybrid Module on to the world. Six months on, this revolutionary atmospheric sound generator for Kontakt has become our best selling product of 2016 so far and has received critical acclaim from both press and users, including several high profile composers. Since then, Scripter Adam Hanley has been working on the eagerly awaited second DRONAR module (Guitarscapes), but, not…

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April 14, 2016

14th April – New sample library releases

  Boom Library Micro-Boom Jet-Fly Bys  Boom Library release Micro-Boom Jet-Fly Bys, a collection of jet fly-by sound FX delivered in three distances, allowing for a very unique kind of sound. Gaseous or liquid fuel is violently mixed with extremely dense compressed air and then gets burned – and it sounds amazing. Buy now with a 20% off intro offer until 19th April 2016!  Formats: WAV  RRP: £31.20 / €39.20      …

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March 10, 2016

DRONAR: Hybrid Module – our customers give their verdict

Last month we were excited to announce the release of DRONAR: Hybrid Module – a revolutionary atmospheric sounds generator for Kontakt by Gothic Instruments.In short, DRONAR: Hybrid Module makes it astonishingly easy to create rich, dramatic, cutting-edge, grainy, complex and evolving atmospheres with a simple set of controls designed to invite deep exploration, expression and discovery. This week, we asked our customers to let us know what they think of DRONAR so far and…

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