Newfangled Audio’s Generate soft synth embraces chaos...
Does Roland’s software Juno 60 capture the magic of the original?
Rating ***** 5/5 Stars. DEEP’s drum sample content and collections of drum pattern style sets give it a distinct musical flavour within the UJAM drum line‑up.
UJAM and Hans Zimmer attempt to make creating professional string parts possible for everyone with Striiiings.
Pianoteq 7 introduces new morphing features and an even more realistic modelling engine.
Rating: **** 4/5 Stars. This Kontakt‑based library comes with the subtitle Boutique Cinematic Guitars, and that captures the essence of what’s provided in the 6GB of sample content.
Sample Logic have teamed up with Red Room Audio to deliver a highly animated orchestral instrument.
V Collection 8 introduces new instruments and completely reworks some old favourites.
Rating: 5/5 Stars. This update features some brand‑new content with all the features and content of v2.0: an impressive collection of synth, pad, sound effect and drum options sitting alongside the vocals of Clara Sorace.
NI’s new instrument makes owning and playing a Stradivarius easier than ever before!
New version adds emulations of classic Roland, E-mu and Oberheim instruments.
Rating: ***** 5/5 Stars
As with the original versions, Royal, Mellow and Rowdy provide three style‑based variants in terms of bass tones and performances, and the three titles share the same engine.
Software instrument guru Rob Papen has released a sequel to his highly regarded additive soft-synth, Blade.
Rating: **** 4/5 Stars. Built around a virtual eight-string guitar, Carbon offers a stylistic take on modern metal and rock.
German sampling experts NI have just announced a major update to their flagship software bundle Komplete, along with a new version of Guitar Rig Pro.
Grunge pioneer teams up with Native Instruments to produce hard-hitting drum instrument.
G-Sonique's Technol HN1 offers bread-and-butter techno sounds in an easy to use format and at a bargain price.
Arturia's latest instrument is a software recreation of Oberheim's pinstriped polysynth.
Soniccouture deliver a powerful drum sampler engine where you provide the samples.
XILS Lab have recreated a classic Roland string synth, and made a few improvements to boot.
Does Modartt's Organteq do for the pipe organ what Pianoteq did for the piano?
Create an account