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Music Software Review: BitRate II & Monoboy by Heavyocity

Heavyocity has released in cooperation with Icebreaker Audio two Ensembles for Native Instruments Reaktor. BitRate II is a semi modular drum machine aimed on lo-fi digital drum sounds and Monoboy a monophonic synthesizer aimed on 8bit/lo-fi style sounds. So wait? The renowned company for cinematic soundstyle sample libraries like Evolve,

Music Software Review: Blakus Cello by Embertone

What is Blakus Cello? Embertone’s Blakus Cello is an expressive solo cello sample library for Kontakt (also Kontakt Player), it has several types of sampled legato transitions for a very authentic sound. The cellist that was recorded is the in Australia based composer Blake Robinson a.k.a. Blakus (www.blakus.com). Installation The

Music Software Review: The Riser by Air Music Technology

The German company Air Music Technology (formerly known as Wizoo Sound Design) has released THE RISER; an all-new instrument for designing musical transition effects. In fact, it is a synthesiser based transition designer especially for Electronic Dance Music (EDM). But – is it really only usable for EDM? Or could also

Music Software Review: The Forge by Epic Soundlab

The Forge is a Kontakt library aimed at Film, TV and Games composers. It is designed to offer a flexible environment to customize every sound and making your own. It contains mainly sounds suitable for Hybrid (electronic/orchestral) music. It contains +/- 3.40GB of samples (unlocked .wav-files). Installation You can install

Film and Game Composers

www.FilmandGameComposers.com offers a wide range of interviews, reviews, guides and tutorials for composers and musicians who are interested in writing music for film, TV and video games.

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