Virtual Pianos a Buyer's Guide
June 29, 2017

Virtual Pianos – A Buyers’ Guide

Anyone who has ever set out to purchase a virtual piano will know all too well that there are umpteen products to choose from covering everything from electric to acoustic instruments. So how do you know which is right for you? Here at Time+Space, six of our major brands – Garritan, Synthogy, Toontrack, Spectrasonics ,  Cinematic Strings & Cinesamples– all offer virtual pianos, each with their own individual user interfaces,…

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Which Synthogy piano for me?
June 20, 2017

Comparing the sounds of Synthogy’s Ivory II pianos

Synthogy’s range of Ivory II pianos are by far some of the most deeply sampled instruments ever; the team are entirely dedicated to delivering the world’s best and rarest pianos in virtual format, allowing any musician or producer to experience the stunning sounds of these world-class pianos without worrying about lack of realism & playability. With the release of Studio Grands just a few weeks ago, the range now consists…

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Win Abbey Road CFX Concert Grand
February 1, 2017

Write a review and you could win a Garritan Abbey Road Studios CFX piano

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 for the next three months, we’re giving you the opportunity to be entered into our monthly prize draw which will run through from now until…

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Toontrack Dream Pop EZX
September 22, 2016

Toontrack release Dream Pop EZX – we see what’s inside…

This week Toontrack released the latest addition to their EZdrummer 2 line: Dream Pop EZX, an exciting new expansion pack that combines acoustic, electronic and natural sounding percussion to create a truly unique and real sound. Since the release of EZdrummer, there has been 30 additional libraries added to the line and this expansion is one of the most unique and impressive yet, raising the bar of modern pop production….

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Eduardo Tarilonte
May 17, 2016

We talk to Eduardo Tarilonte about new virtual instrument ‘KWAYA African Voices’.

We’ve had the fortune of chatting with Eduardo Tarilonte before for the T+S blog regarding his involvement with a number of critically acclaimed libraries from Best Service, including Forest Kingdom 2, ERA Medieval Legends and Shevannai Voices of Elves. With his newest Kontakt instrument ‘Kwaya: African Voices’ released today, we thought it a great opportunity to talk to Eduardo again about this unique and evocative choir instrument, which provides unbeatable flexibility and unrivalled inspiration…

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September 25, 2015

25th September – New sample library releases

Big Fish Audio Vintage Rhythm Section Big Fish Audio are emulating the classic sounds of R&B, Soul, Funk, Jazz, & Rock records from the 60s and 70s with Vintage Rhythm Section. Wherever possible, they used the same types of amps and mics that were used in the 60´s and 70´s, and with a special intro offer of 25% off until 6th October, this funky-sounding sample library can’t be missed. Formats: Kontakt & Virtual Instrument…

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September 16, 2015

Taking a closer look at Sample Magic’s BLOQ

Sample Magic have recently released their first Virtual Instrument; Bloq, so we thought we’d delve deeper in to this vintage synth and drum machine instrument to see what it’s all about and give you a chance to try it for yourself with a free taster demo. A year of development and created from Sample Magic’s co-founder Sharooz Raoofi’s extensive collection of vintage drum machines and synths, Sample Magic developed a…

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August 27, 2015

Heavyocity Gravity – what’s the verdict?

Back in June of 2015, Heavyocity, who’s previously acclaimed products include The Master Sessions, AEON Melodic, and DM-307 Modern Groove Designer, released the groundbreaking Gravity, which not only provides a dynamic sound, but is one of the most impressive collections of Modern Scoring Tools ever assembled. With over 12GB of production-ready instruments in an inspiring new interface, Gravity delivers a stunning sound with complex Pads, evocative Risers, other-worldly Stings, earth-shattering Hits…

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