October 19, 2016

Spectrasonics Omnisphere Expansions – A Buyer’s Guide

Spectrasonics Omnisphere is debatably one of the most advanced steps in virtual synthesis so far and has been referred to as ‘the king of software synths’. The installment of Omnisphere 2 saw a vast range of new possibilities including over 400 new DSP waveforms, 3,000 new patches and soundscapes and an audio import option, allowing users to import their own audio to use it as a soundsource, extending the possibilities…

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Scoring Tutorials
June 1, 2016

ProjectSAM release scoring tutorial videos

The term ‘cinematic’ is synonymous with the work of ProjectSAM. Their libraries such as Symphobia, Orchestral Essentials and Swing! (to name just a few), are specifically created for film, tv and game composers and being composers themselves, they know how they want their mixes to sound and come across aspects still missing in the sample world. ProjectSAM¬† have released a host of scoring tutorial videos, there to help you create…

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Big Fish Audio KLI 3.0
February 23, 2016

Sample specialists Big Fish Audio present new update to KLI series

At last month’s NAMM show, Big Fish Audio announced a new version of their KLI 3 format, with the first title to adopt the new version already released –¬†Hit Life Modern Hip Hop. KLI stands for Kontakt Loop Interface, and each KLI title includes a custom interface for tweaking loops and sounds beyond what was previously possible. Each loop is given its own patch and can be extensively edited by…

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