Blinksonic's latest Reaktor ensemble uses unusual samples and some clever synthesis to deliver results that are captivating, cinematic and often unexpected. Hollin Jones took it for a spin.
A raft of new features including open structure for user customisation come in these free updates. Here's everything you need to know.
TRK-01 from Native Instruments is a fast and powerful kick and bass sound design tool which includes intuitive sequencing and modulation features.
This is an offer almost too good to refuse. A really great analog-sounding, four-oscillator synthesizer for Native Instruments Reaktor for just a single dollar.
Flintpope's latest instrument brings a world of sonic possibilities to your Reaktor-based productions for the distinctly affordable sum of just $10. Here's the details.
Good sound design is the key to any great-sounding production. Here, synth expert Rishabh Rajan takes you on a 4-week journey through some top soft synths to perfect your synthesis skills.
Great news for fans of Reaktor instruments - all of Blinksonic's innovative creations will now work in the free version of Reaktor Player, and they're affordable too. Here are the details.
You don't get much for under $5... a cup of coffee, a newspaper... or a collection of 72 ambient loops plus a built-in monosynth for Reaktor!
Reaktor provides an almost endless set of sound design possibilities. So when Tim Exile really goes to town, you know he's going to produce something very special...
There are many fine add-on synths created for Reaktor, but did you know about these five great models that come as part of the standard Reaktor library?
The good folks at Reaktion Sound tell us their new Hynosium is made for REAKTOR 6 Blocks Framework, and this new instrument will bring hypnotic sounds to your sonic arsenal.
Flintpope is getting quite a name for himself creating interesting Ableton Live packs, samples, instruments and Reaktor ensembles. His latest creation is Reichian for Native Instruments' Reaktor.
Using the sample section of NI’s excellent new Reaktor synth, FORM, Matt Cellitti shows how to add interest to patches with some cool sound design tips in this video tutorial.
In a rather honest appraisal of the situation of free vs paid for, Nick from Flintpope got in touch to tell us he’s making all his awesome Reaktor, Ableton and other products free / donation ware.
The 11th generation of NI's KOMPLETE production suites adds brand-new instruments and effects, and introduces a $199 entry-point version, plus a new sound design synth called Form. Full details below.