Orchestral Strings Buyer's Guide
March 24, 2017

Orchestral Strings – A Buyer’s Guide

Computers have revolutionised music creation in a variety of different ways which has opened up a whole raft of creative possibilities to musicians and artists. Software developers have provided us with access to some of the world’s best instruments and performers, all in the comfort of our studios and all at the click of a mouse. Over the years, many have tried to capture the magic of orchestral strings and…

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DRONAR Live Strings Main page
March 21, 2017

Gothic Instruments’ Dan Graham introduces DRONAR: Live Strings

The third instalment of the highly acclaimed DRONAR series from Gothic Instruments has arrived! Live Strings is the biggest DRONAR to date featuring a huge range of string articulations performed by the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra which, thanks to the easy-to-use DRONAR engine, spring to life to present hundreds of evolving, highly playable and expressive cinematic presets to add emotion and drama to your music.   From foreboding evolving atmospheres…

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George Strezov
March 16, 2017

Introducing George Strezov – the founder of professional cinematic sample developers Strezov Sampling

This week we were pleased to welcome Strezov Sampling to the Time+Space fold. Established and run by Bulgarian orchestrator and film composer George Strezov, the company has become particularly renowned for its high quality virtual choirs and its sounds can be heard in countless high profile movies. We caught up with George to find out more… Hi George, so, tell us about Strezov Sampling – who are the people behind…

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March 6, 2017

Master your mix this March with iZotope’s new video series and big savings

iZotope have kicked off their March ‘Master The Mix’ campaign with a highly intuitive series of videos featuring tips and tricks to take your mixes and masters to the next level. To coincide with this, the Boston-based audio experts have also announced big discounts on a selection of their industry-leading music production tools including 20% off Ozone 7 mastering suite and the new and revolutionary mixing console – Neutron. Always…

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NI MASCHINE 2.6 UPDATE
February 17, 2017

Native Instruments release Maschine 2.6 Update

Leading software & hardware manufacturers Native Instruments have just released a new update to their hugely popular MASCHINE range. The MASCHINE 2.6 software update brings some exciting new features that expand the possibilities of your hardware and allow you to get your ideas out faster. 16 velocity levels for MASCHINE JAM The newest addition to the range, the MASCHINE JAM, now has 16 fixed velocity levels for fast programming in…

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iZotope Neutron Press Verdict
February 15, 2017

iZotope Neutron Mixing Console – The Press Verdict

Released in the Autumn last year, iZotope’s Neutron plug-in is like having a virtual assistant that can listen to your audio, identify instruments, and offer tailored starting points for creating powerful mixes with focus and clarity while leaving all the creative control to you. Whilst initially met with some skepticism, (after all, surely such software will just have a one-size-fits-all approach to mixing, which would show its limitations rather quickly?),…

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Garritan Personal ORchestra 5 Press Verdict
February 14, 2017

Garritan Personal Orchestra 5 – The Press Verdict

Garritan’s Personal Orchestra software instrument has gained quite a following since it was first introduced to music producers and composers around ten years ago in Kontakt format. Now in its fifth reincarnation, and powered by the Garritan ARIA Player, this multi award-winning software places an entire symphony orchestra at your fingertips at a very affordable price. Garritan Personal Orchestra 5 was released last year with a vastly expanded collection of…

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February 7, 2017

Drum and Bass artist Metrik talks Toontrack

Metrik (Aka Tom Mundell) was drawn into Drum n Bass from a young age due to its clinical precision and emotive compositions. Within this world he discovered a deep resonance with the pairing of man and machine. A marriage of man-made instruments manipulated by samplers, computers and effects plugins; overlaid with synthetic noises comprised of ones and zeros.Metrik released his first EP back in 2010 and since then has collaborated…

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