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Crusher-X 8.11 Released

Granular synthesis with crusher-X

Granular synthesis revolutionized Sound Design, Electronic and Experimental Music.
crusher-X does advanced granular synthesis on your live input in real-time!

Granular Synthesis revolutionized Sound Design, Electronic and Experimental Music!
crusher-X does advanced polyphonic multichannel granular synthesis on live input in real-time!

Granular polyphonic multichannel Synthesizer for sound design, electronic and experimental music. Its powerful live granulation algorithm creates very complex sounds, drones and outstanding surround effects. Since 1999, the crusher-X trademark has been “the” granular effect standard. crusher-X is used by famous sound-designers, composers, musicians and film-makers all over the world. It comes with GCOs, an Autotune and Pitch tracking system, up to 10-channel surround outputs, up to 199 individual grain streams, unique 3D grain visualization, over 3000 LFOs, over 330 real-time parameters and more than 160 presets. 

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Crusher-X 8.11 New Features

  • Adds GCO MIDI Pitch Button that allows direct Keyboard pitching of GCOs
  • Adds MIDI Pitch-Wheel control also in non MPE MIDI Modes
  • Adds GCO to the Anti Aliasing Mode that improves the sound quality of GCOs on lower pitches
  • Adds 180% GUI Scale option
  • Adds reset to DCO and GCO filenames and reset to GCO-Mode when patches from previous versions are loaded
  • Adds MIDI learn context Menu and function to ProgramUp and ProgramDn buttons
  • Optimizes GCO-Mix volume sensitivity
  • Optimizes GCO and DCO morphing on patch changes and undo/redo
  • Optimizes MIDI Mapping grid and learn view, fix grid row size issue for larger GUI Scales
  • Fixes issues with a high amount of grain generation on using Gated or MPE MIDI Modes
  • Fixes issues that Undo and Redo didn’t execute on a plug-in parameter change
  • Fixes issue with MIDI Mapping learn of Adore parameters
  • Fixes missing morph on the GCO-Mode Waveform selection
  • Fixes issues with DCO and GCO morphing of Splines Waveforms
  • Fixes seldom noise when switching over to GCO File Mode
  • Fixes seldom value jumps on Grain Modulation faders in case the Mouse-Wheel or the PM-Wheel is used
  • Fixes seldom click when changing generator numbers with Diffuse Grain Modulation on
  • Optimized Diffuse algorithm
  • vstwrap (Windows only): Fixes Oscilloscope resolution


As a crusher-X 8 licensee just follow again the download instructions described in your crusher-X 8 delivery mail (that you received after your 8 purchase). The challenge/response wizard will not show up if already executed with crusher-X 8. 

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