Good orchestra sound sets are very hard to find, especially non-expensive or free collections. This week’s free plugin is an orchestra sound library created by Mattias Westlund, and is comparable in quality to good commercial viagra online cheap libraries. It really is a one in a million
If you want orchestral sound sets to use in your music, don’t
waste your cash on expensive sound libraries – check out this great free alternative.
Harmony Box (also known as JAEZZESiZER) was created by Mike Massberg and Dave Gamble, for a competition run by Music Hack Day.
Harmony Box is a MIDI instrument that simulates a
modal jazz scale – just press a note, and it will play the corresponding chord!
Put simply, Glitch is a VST plugin that you just won’t be able to put down.
What does it do? Glitch takes incoming audio, chops it up into different slices, and combines this with a range of different effects to create some truly unique sounds. That’s a basic description – but you’ve really got to hear it to believe it.
If you’ve ever used or recorded vocals in Ableton, then this week’s plugin is for you – give your vocal tracks a boost with this great free plugin from vacuumsound.
This week’s free audio plugin comes in the form of an Ableton Live Pack, featuring over 60 loops, beats and sounds.
This week’s free plugin: a fuzz/overdrive effect with a vintage flavor, all boxed
in the shape of a pretty looking guitar pedal. FuzzPlus is a popular plugin made by Audio Damage. It’s both great sounding and looking – and of course, free!
With Christmas oh so close, this weeks free plugin(s) share a bit of a holiday theme!
Firstly, Ableton has joined in the Christmas spirit by giving away two free Live Packs. A pack by Everett Bradley mashes up Tschaikovsky’s Nutcracker, while a pack from Christopher Tignor gives a hip hop flavor to a set of string loops. Get them here: Ableton – Free Live Packs -
Secondly, what would Christmas be without bells and chimes? This cute (and free) VST plugin by Tweakbench offers a physically modelled bell/chime synthesizer along with a built in chorus and reverb effect.
Listen to a demo, or download the plugin here. Windows only.
Enjoy the plugins and have a merry Christmas!