Category: Granular Synthesis

  • Polaris Review: A Modern String Orchestra Imitating Classic Synth Sounds

    Polaris Review: A Modern String Orchestra Imitating Classic Synth Sounds

    Polaris, the latest sound library from Grammy-nominated composer, electronic music pioneer & technologist Brian Transeau, AKA BT, is a mesmerizing aural innovation. Polaris tastefully pairs the worlds of synthesis and orchestra to take your scores into 2022 and beyond. This sophisticated yet eclectic sound library offers massive multi-layers of organic string orchestral recordings, performed by […]

  • Efx FRAGMENTS: A Flexible, Accessible, and Musical Tool for Sound Exploration

    Efx FRAGMENTS: A Flexible, Accessible, and Musical Tool for Sound Exploration

    You might want to divide and deconstruct any sound, rearrange and transform the pieces if you’re looking to create completely new sounds, or just want to experiment with remixing existing ones. Arturia’s new Efx FRAGMENTS is a unique audio tool that allows you to divide and deconstruct any sound, rearrange and transform the pieces, and […]

  • Qu-Bit Nebulae V2 | First Patch

    Qu-Bit Nebulae V2 | First Patch

    Qu-Bit Nebulae V2 NOTE: This is a first patch video and there’s a lot to figure out by trial on error because the manual doesn’t provide a typical workflow for certain scenarios. So I will definitely revisit this module and try to help you understand it. There are many granular solutions for Eurorack, where Arbhar, […]

  • Puremagnetik’s GRANULAR SUITE – ONLY $20 ALL WEEK

    Puremagnetik’s GRANULAR SUITE – ONLY $20 ALL WEEK

    Puremagnetik’s GRANULAR SUITE Granular Suite brings together 5 of Puremagnetik’s granular processing and resynthesis devices. Disintegrate, warp, meld and bend your audio with this powerful set of sound experimentation tools. Zerone | Audio Particle Splitter. Zerone is an audio particle splitter that uses granular processes to dissect sound. It has two branches of granular processors that can […]

  • crusher-X 8.60 Ready for macOS Big Sur

    crusher-X 8.60 Ready for macOS Big Sur

    Free crusher-X 8.60 feature update: Ready for Big Sur! accSone released for CRUSHER-X 8 licensees owneer a free feature update that comes also with an important bug fix! Adds two new extreme short Grain Windows Types: Dirac 1 and Dirac 2 Optimizes DCO file selection workflow macOS: Streamlines plug-in ids so that older DAW projects […]

  • EmissionControl2

    EmissionControl2

    EmissionControl2 EmissionControl2 (EC2) is a new standalone interactive real-time application for granular synthesis and sound file granulation. It is available for OSX, Linux, and Windows. The original EmissionControl was written in 2004 and updated in 2008. It was coded by David Thall as part of his master’s project in Media Arts and Technology at UCSB […]

  • I’m Obsessed With Granular Synthesis

    I’m Obsessed With Granular Synthesis

    Granular Synthesis Tutorial In this video, I show how I use granular synthesis to create unique sounds. In the process, I end up creating a full electronic track. All of my obsession with granular synthesis is owing to Granulator II, a fantastic Max4Live patch by Robert Henke (Monolake). In order to use Granulator II, you […]

  • Imaginando ‘FRMS’: Combines Granular and FM Synthesis using a Flexible Layering System

    Imaginando ‘FRMS’: Combines Granular and FM Synthesis using a Flexible Layering System

    Imaginando ‘FRMS’ The Portuguese audio software developer Imaginando designed ‘FRMS’ as a complex and rich sounding synthesizer with an intuitive interface. FRMS is a versatile hybrid software synthesizer that combines *Granular, FM (Frequency Modulation), and subtractive synthesis using a flexible layering system. From heavily-dense ambient drones to glitchy mechanical noises, FRMS turns simple sounds into complex evolving soundscapes with up to four layers […]

  • GRANULIZER 2.3 – Officially Released

    GRANULIZER 2.3 – Officially Released

    GRANULIZER 2.3 GRANULIZER 2 is a granular synthesis software synthesizer intended for creative sound design. It features a very versatile DSP engine that is able to deliver a wide sound palette, with sounds varying from metallic crunch and grainy fuzziness to smooth reverb-like tones, spectral widening or chaotic soundscapes. GRANULIZER 2.3 is available now. This […]

  • GRAINS by AE Modular Second Official Release

    GRAINS by AE Modular Second Official Release

    This is the second release of the community firmware for the GRAINS module of the AE Modular system from tangible waves. Mathias has added numerous additional firmware modules which you should definitely try out for yourself. You can either download each zip file individually or download the release zip file which contains the whole lot. […]

  • FRMS 1.0.3 – Major Performance Improvements

    FRMS 1.0.3 – Major Performance Improvements

    FRMS 1.0.3 – Major Performance Improvements  FRMS v1.0.3 by Imaginando was released including significant improvements to overall performance. FRMS is a versatile hybrid synthesizer that combines granular and FM synthesis using a flexible layering system. Since the release of FRMS – Granular Synthesizer last month, we’ve been busy crunching the code in order to optimise system performance across […]

  • GrainSpace updated to v2.1 & 35% Sale

    GrainSpace updated to v2.1 & 35% Sale

    GrainSpace updated to v2.1 – 35% OFF GrainSpace has been updated to v2.1 fixing some bugs and featuring our new framework, VST3 plugin format and much more. To update check the user area for the latest version. From this version on, GrainSpace is 64bit only. GrainSpace is a granular processor focused on real-time granularization and reverberation […]

  • Introducing FRMS – Granular Synthesizer by Imaginando

    Introducing FRMS – Granular Synthesizer by Imaginando

    Introducing FRMS – Granular Synthesizer by Imaginando FRMS is a versatile hybrid synthesizer that combines granular and FM synthesis using a flexible layering system. FRMS comes with a clean minimal interface that can help with the control of advanced concepts through a simple and easy to use design. FRMS (pronounced frames) gives granular synthesis a musical edge […]

  • Magnetic Fields Expansion for GRANULIZER 2

    Magnetic Fields Expansion for GRANULIZER 2

    Magnetic Fields Expansion for GRANULIZER 2 Magnetic Fields for GRANULIZER 2 is a strange-sounding, ghostly and lovely expansion. Based on actual electromagnetic field recordings of electronic devices out of the Supremeja’s studio. With the release of GRANULIZER 2.2, Inertia Sound Systems introduced featured preset packages. Magnetic Fields is being delivered to you by using this […]

  • Audio Damage updates Quanta to Version 1.1.2

    Audio Damage updates Quanta to Version 1.1.2

    Audio Damage updates Quanta to Version 1.1.2 Quanta is a full-featured ten-voice true stereo granular synthesizer, with up to a hundred 1000ms grains per voice, and full control over the grain state, with direct randomization and modulation of most parameters. Drag-and-drop a sample (WAV, AIFF, Ogg, or FLAC) on to the window and go to work Quanta V1.1.2 […]

  • GRANULIZER 2.2 by Inertia Sound Systems – Granular Synthesis from the Future

    GRANULIZER 2.2 by Inertia Sound Systems – Granular Synthesis from the Future

    Granular Synthesis from the Future GRANULIZER 2 is a granular synthesis software synthesizer intended for creative sound design. It features a very versatile DSP engine that is able to deliver a wide sound palette, with sounds varying from the metallic crunch and grainy fuzziness to smooth reverb-like tones, spectral widening or chaotic soundscapes. Granulizer 2 Features […]

  • Borderlands Granular 2.1

    Borderlands Granular 2.1

    Borderlands a musical instrument for the iPad Borderlands Granular 2.1 is available now as a free update for all existing users! While this is technically a “point” release, it is packed with a ton of new features, bug fixes, and improvements that I have been chipping away at for the past 5 years. Borderlands Granular […]

  • Stream – New Ways to Granulize and Manipulate Samples by Delta Sound Labs

    Stream – New Ways to Granulize and Manipulate Samples by Delta Sound Labs

    Stream by Delta Sound Labs Stream is Delta Sound Lab’s new granular audio plug-in. Stream from Delta Sound Labs is a time-domain based granulator for sound design, intricate delays, and live performance. The software plugin Stream is a highly creative audio effect and boasts extremely low latency which makes it ideal for live performance. A […]

  • 2hp Grain a compact Granular Synthesis Eurorack Module

    2hp Grain a compact Granular Synthesis Eurorack Module

    2hp Grain for Granular Synthesis 2hp Grain is a high fidelity audio processor focused on granular synthesis. Particle patching has never been smaller. 2hp latest module Grain is now available! A high fidelity audio processor focused on granular synthesis. It’s able to create granular clouds, microsound phrases, and novel textures that are obtained from any […]

  • Crusher-X 8.11

    Crusher-X 8.11

    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 […]

  • SpaceCraft Granular Synth 1.0.33 Beta Version Available

    SpaceCraft Granular Synth 1.0.33 Beta Version Available

    The new SpaceCraft Granular Synth version 1.0.33 beta is now available. New in this version Added new LFO types: reverse saw, pulse random and smooth random Added stereo phase slider (make mono samples stereo and makes stereo samples sound more stereo!) Preset backward compatibility (now fully compatible with older format presets for all sliders) Fixed […]

  • Microcell: a Compact Version of Supercell … and Clouds

    Microcell: a Compact Version of Supercell … and Clouds

    microcell is a compact 14hp version of Supercell that retains all features of the original (except for the attenuators). In case you missed it, Supercell is an expanded version of Clouds, building on the open-source foundations of the classic (but now discontinued) granular synthesis module from Mutable Instruments. See also our Mutable Instruments Clouds Review […]

  • SpaceCraft – A New Granular Synth by Tracktion

    SpaceCraft – A New Granular Synth by Tracktion

    Tracktion launched SpaceCraft which is a granular Synth. SpaceCraft Granular Synth is well known for providing instant gratification and inspiring creative flow. Two parallel granular engines provide grain frequency/length control, sample position LFO, stereo reverb/filter, and pitch/ring-modulation. The innovative grain pitch sequencer, MIDI / MPE and live sampling capability open up further depths of performance […]

  • Litote Review – a Granular Exploration Box by Inear Display

    Litote Review – a Granular Exploration Box by Inear Display

    Litote review a granular exploration box by Inear Display. Litote by Inear Display is a granular audio effects plugin. In the family of granular effect plugins, Litote is one of a very special kind. Inear Display did send a review copy with no strings attached. If you are into Eurorack you know a leading Granular Eurorack […]