As of version 2.6.8, Native Instruments groove-oriented hardware-software combo Maschine has added a simple but very rich-sounding monophpnic bass synth. From gliding nasal "acid" basses to sub-bass sine waves, it's all in here and very simple to access between the 40 presets and the simple but effective complement of controls.
Also in this update is an isomorphic keyboard mode for the Maschine Jam hardware, allowing easy playing of melodies and harmonies.
The update is available now via Native Access. Check out the video below for a quick walk-through Native Access.
Korg adds two new soft synths, a loudness maximizer, and NKS support to the Gadget music production environment.
Xpand!2 is considered to be one of the best virtual instruments to ever ship with Pro Tools.
Xpand!2 is a real meat and potatoes sound source, which can often be overlooked by those looking for more complex and seemingly more powerful tools. Many songwriters and composer reach for Xpand!2 when putting down ideas as it almost limitless palatte of sounds makes it an easy writing companion.
Impact Soundworks has released a comprehensive Kontakt library of sounds from classic video game consoles and PC games.