Spitfire Audio has launched LABS, which they describe as an infinite series of software instruments, free and easy to use; made by musicians in London with Soft Piano and a new Strings library available now.
TAL-NoiseMaker is an improved version of TAL-Elek7ro and has a completely new synth engine and a lot of improvements in sound and usability. The synth also includes a small effect section with a reverb, chorus and a simple bit crusher effect.
This Friday's free plug-in is the powerful and versatile Synthmaster Player Free from KV331 audio.
Just in time for Christmas, Ample Sound has released a new FREE VI, Cloudrum, from their new series: Ample Percussion.Cloudrum is a unique and relaxing Steel Tongue Drum with a range of 3 octaves. It produces wonderful tones, add colour and a unique moderation to your music no matter the genre.
Native Instruments Reaktor 6 Player would be a surprisingly powerful virtual modular synth even if it wasn't free. But it is.
This week's free plug-in is Tyrell N6, designed by the Amazona community and coded by Urs Heckmann of U-he fame.
Vintage Simply String 2 is a FREE Mac/Windows soft synth that does the sound of classic analog string machines.
Every Friday on Synth Expert we are going to feature a free plug-in, there's plenty of good ones around so you may not have come across some of them.
This week's free plug-in is Audiority FREEMOD. FreeMod is a stereo phase modulator able to twist your sound with tremolo-like effects, low-fi audio and FM like sounds.
Full Bucket Music has announced a free plug-in version of the classic KORG PS-3100 Polyphonic Synthesizer.
Full Bucket Music say on their website; "The FB-3100 is a software instrument for Microsoft Windows (VST) and Apple macOS (VST/AU) simulating the KORG PS-3100 Polyphonic Synthesizer from 1977. It is written in native C++ code for high performance and low CPU consumption."
Every Friday on Synth Expert we are going to feature a free plug-in, there's plenty of good ones around so you may not have come across some of them. This week it's Native Instruments MIKRO PRISM. Built around Reaktor MIKRO PRISM is a free instrument. Using the same sound engine as its bigger brother and REAKTOR 5.5’s new dynamic 'Modal Bank' technology, this fully-playable instrument shines with a stunning range of brilliant sounds.
IK Multimedia has announced Syntronik Free, a free version of their Vintage Synth plug-in Syntronik. They say;
Syntronik Free is a fully functional FREE version of Syntronik with 50 instrument presets, 38 effects, parts, layers and arpeggiators that you can play and edit with sounds taken from the massive Syntronik library that can be used as a plug-in or standalone virtual instrument.