Posts with tag sound-design

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How You Can Make Sure You're Hearing An Accurate Reproduction Of Your Electronic Kick Drum

All kinds of factors affect the way you perceive kick drums when designing and mixing sounds. Multiplier is here to help you make sure you're doing it right.

Create Unusual Textures: Flintpope FREE Sample Morpher for Reaktor 6

Flintpope's free Reaktor and Live releases are becoming more and more frequent and polished. Here's WAVCLOUD, a sample morphed for Reaktor 6 that does fantastical things to your sounds. Oh, it's FREE!

Symbolic Sound Releases Kyma 7.1 Sound Design Software

Most DAWs and software environments like Reaktor and Max MSP are great for designing sounds... but Kyma is something else. The latest 7.1 update makes it easier than ever. Here's what's new in 7.1.

Review: Gothic Instruments DRONAR Guitarscapes

Following on from their successfully DRONAR Kontakt Instruments, Gothic Instruments' Guitarscapes provides an excellent sound design platform for scores and much more.

These Everyday Objects Sound Like Chewbacca

If you've been scratching your head trying to emulate the sound of Chewbacca from Star Wars... stop. There are everyday objects that sound just like the Wookie. You just need to find & record them.

Freezing & Flattening For Sound Design In Ableton Live 9

So you've been using Ableton Live's freezing and flattening features when mixing or to save CPU. That's great. But you can also employ these tools for creative sound design as Noah Pred demonstrates.

Review: Heavyocity Vocalise

Are you looking for a Kontakt instrument with sampled choirs that you can sculpt into realistic performances or manipulate into seriously strange textures and sounds for under $100? Read on...

Exclusive 50% Discount on AIEP 3 Complete from Air Music Tech

Amazing deal for musicians & producers. Air Music Tech's 70GB AIEP 3 bundle is 50% OFF for a few days only. It's a stunning collection of virtual instruments and effects with something for everyone.

Creating Great Sounding Handclaps

Handclaps can be heard in all genres and styles of music. In this quick tutorial, Jay Asher explores how to easily and quickly create handclaps that sound great.

Sample Logic Assault for Hybrid Transitions, Get Havoc Free

This awesome 24-Hour only deal from Sample Logic gives Havoc for FREE to those who purchase Assault…sound designers rejoice… but only until end of Thursday!

Watch Atticus Ross on The Art of Story Telling With Moog System 55

Reflective, emotional, creative. All words we’d use to describe the music you’re about to listen to from Atticus Ross. Better still he explains his creative process and use of the Moog System 55 too.

Sample Logic 24 Hour Sale: Morphestra 2 at 40% Off Today ONLY

The kind folks at Sample Logic are celebrating their 10 year anniversary with a deal a day for 10 days. On Day 1 we have Morphestra 2 at a whopping 40% off!

Sound Design with Native Instruments Massive FREE Masterclass

It’s Summer. It’s also MasterClass time at AskAudio Academy. Join our FREE live webinar with Rishabh Rajan exploring designing sounds in NI Massive.

Review: Cinematic Guitars Organic Atmospheres

Want an inspiring sound library for sound design, film & game scores and effects and useful for music productions with a lot of customisation options? Welcome to Cinematic Guitars Organic Atmospheres.

Retcon Brings Boards of Canada Ambient Synthesis to Inspiring Kontakt Instrument

With an emphasis on ambient and synth music, Retcon is an impressive Kontakt library of sounds inside an inspiring and unusual HEX layout GUI with plenty of controls and a 16-step chord sequencer.