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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January 17, 2017

Our pick of customer reviews – write your own and win!

Just bought a new virtual instrument or sample pack and want to tell other music producers all about it? Perhaps you’ve been using an effects plugin or Kontakt library for several months and want to share your views of it. We love hearing your opinions on your most recent purchases from Time+Space, so much so that each month we have an awesome music production prize to give away to one lucky reviewer. There’s more details on how to…

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December 26, 2016

Time+Space Review of the Year – 2016’s Top Selling Plug-ins and Instruments

As a busy 2016 draws to a close, we reflect back on some of the incredible virtual instruments, sample libraries and effects plug-ins released over the year as developers continued to push the boundaries and make our lives as musicians ever more creative and exciting. In no particular order, here are our top 10! iZotope – Neutron Mixing Console The iZotope Neutron mixing plug-in has proven to be a revolutionary…

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December 23, 2016

Artists and composers reveal their Top 5 plug-ins of 2016

As another year is nearly over,  we thought we’d get in touch with some of our composer & artist friends to find out which virtual instruments and effects plug-ins they have been using the most in 2016 and what they love about them. To start us off, Howard Goodall reveals his top 5 (closer to 50 actually!) Howard Goodall, CBE- Howard is an EMMY, BRIT and BAFTA award-winning composer of…

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NI Komplete Sketches
December 6, 2016

Native Instruments reveal ‘Komplete Sketches’

Leading software and hardware manufacturers Native Instruments recently launched a project in which they challenged 24 contemporary producers to create a quick sketch using only instruments and effects from KOMPLETE 11. NI KOMPLETE is the world’s leading collection for production, performance, and sound design. It consists of a huge range of software instruments and effects, all designed to facilitate professional music production across various styles and genres. It is available…

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November 30, 2016

‘Doctor Strange’ audio team reveal how iZotope software played a starring role in post production

October saw the exciting release of Marvel Studios’ newest film ‘Doctor Strange’ featuring big names such as Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Rachel McAdams. On the post production side of the things, the audio team have revealed that iZotope products RX5 Audio Editor and Iris 2 played a major part in preparing the audio of this film to be ready for the big screen. iZotope had a chat with Emmy award-winning…

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T+S compares Vocal Instruments
November 10, 2016

Time+Space Compares: Virtual Vocals

Twenty-five years ago, if you told someone that in the future we would be able to virtually recreate the sound of a piano, guitar or voice that sounds so realistic you wouldn’t be able to tell the difference, you may well have just been laughed at.  Skip to 2016 and see how 20 years of development has taken virtual studio technology to advancements beyond belief, and it’s still expanding. With…

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