Sinevibes is pleased to announce Torsion 2.0, a major update of their synthesizer AU plug-in for OS X. The hybrid synth has a completely new user interface with much improved colors and ease of use, multiple new modulation and processing options, as well as new factory presets.
Sonic Academy has released Kick, a percussion synthesizer plug-in that specializes in the specific elements of the kick drum. They’ve also teamed up with Nicky Romero to bring you a special Artist Edition featuring a Nicky Romero designed distortion control, as well as 40 unique Kick presets programmed by Nicky, and 32 click samples lifted straight from his sample collection.
Steinberg today announced the release of VST Connect Pro for remote multitrack recording of audio and MIDI in premium sound quality. Compatible with Cubase 7, VST Connect Pro establishes a peer-to-peer connection with the free client-side application, VST Connect Performer. During remote recording sessions, users of both software applications can adjust the cue mix and talkback levels, as well as communicate via video link.
Steinberg today announced the UR44, a 6-in, 4-out audio interface that will be available in January 2014, further extending the UR range of USB 2.0 interfaces. With up to 192 kHz and 24-bit audio quality, MIDI input/output, Class-A D-PRE microphone preamps and its class-compliant mode for iPad use, the UR44 is a portable production studio with ample connectivity choices.
MakeMusic has announced the release of Finale 2014, the 25th Anniversary Edition of the music notation software. With its initial release in 1988, Finale offered musicians a new way to put music on the page, democratizing publisher-quality output, and making it possible to edit, playback, and share music with others around the world. Finale 2014 represents the next step in assisting musicians to efficiently notate and share their music.
CalDigit has announced the release of their CalDigit Thunderbolt Station. As laptops are becoming more portable and lightweight, they are losing many of their interface options. The CalDigit Thunderbolt Station brings back those connections, and streamlines them into a portable aluminum device. By connecting the CalDigit Thunderbolt Station to a Mac, you can add three USB 3.0 ports, HDMI, Gigabit Ethernet, and Audio In/Out. All this for an MSRP of $199.
Audio technology company Soundness has released version 3 of the award-winning SoundSoap audio noise reduction software. SoundSoap 3 solves audio noise problems like unwanted hiss and background noises, clicks, pops, crackles, electrical hum, and rumble. SoundSoap is used by hundreds of thousands of consumers and professionals worldwide to create stunning audio for their video and audio projects. This new version of the venerable SoundSoap software adds new features, a new user interface, and 64-bit compatibility.