Brian Eno is reported to be working on the soundtrack for the Will Wright video game, Spore.
Ueberschall has announced the release of SCORETRAX, a royalty free music library for Video, Film, Flash, TV, Advertising, Animation, Games, Music on hold, Multimedia, Education, Broadcast and Website Producers.
Ueberschall Liquid Trumpets are loop-based construction kits (480 licks) adding over 1000 add-on licks and phrases (jazz, funk, pop, soul, afro cuban, buena vista, bebop and electronica).
Even if you are not into DIY projects, soldering is a good skill to know for musicians working with electronic music gear.
Image Line Software has announced the release of its complete music production environment, FL Studio 7.
VirSyn has updated Tera to version 3.2, adding support for Intel Macs.
Native Instruments today released Bandstand 1.0.2, an update for its professional General MIDI software instrument, adding Universal Binary support.
By joining the classical oscillator-based electronics drum synthesis approach with simple FM synthesis, physical modeling of the drum shell, a powerful set of effects, and a beautiful user interface, DKS is a unique, easy-to-use, and incredibly versatile drums synthesizer.
Master Restoration Suite is a comprehensive set of restoration plug-ins for cleaning up tape, vinyl, and acoustic recordings. The tools give extremely high quality results with minimal tweaking, hence they sound great and are easy to use.
Apple today announced that more than two billion songs, 50 million television episodes and over 1.3 million feature-length films have been purchased and downloaded from the iTunes Store.
Apple today introduced iPhone, a new device that combines a state-of-the-art mobile phone, a widescreen iPod with touch controls, and an Internet communications device with desktop-class email, web browsing, searching and maps—into one small and lightweight handheld device.
Griffin Technology today announced the unveiling of its new lineup of powered speaker systems. Evolve is a speaker system with a flat charging base that holds your iPod in a Universal Dock.
Creative has introduced the Xdock Wireless, which docks an iPod and plays music via X-Fi Wireless Receivers in any room in the home.
M-Audio has teamed up with Beatport, Gibson and V2 Records to bring you the Moby Remix Contest.
Zero-G has introduced Degrees of Abstract – 2Gb of experimental and cutting-edge sounds.
Precisionsound has introduced Dream Whistles, a new sound library for HALion, and Kontakt.
PreSonus has announced that Lounge Lizard and Ultra Analog Session from Applied Acoustics Systems are included in PreSonus products starting with the FireStudio – 26x26 FireWire recording system.
eMedia Guitar Pro 5.1 is the new Windows/Macintosh hybrid version of the best-selling multi-track tablature editor software for guitar, banjo and bass from Arobas Music.
Griffin Technology today announced their 2007 lineup that will debut next week at the MacWorld Conference & Expo.
Applied Acoustics Systems has announced that their Professional and Session Series instruments are now available on Mac OS X as Universal Binaries and as RTAS plug-ins on both Mac OS X and Windows. This Technology Update also includes a handful of new features and several bug fixes.
The XioSynth features 200 hard-hitting onboard patches, utilising a new optional filter distortion to produce an even greater range of sounds than on previous synths; from the distinctive clean British sound to the filthiest and grittiest of sonic characters.
Harmonic Sense has released ChordMate for Mac OS X, an app that is designed to make it easy to choose chords for guitar.
Blue Cat Audio has announced the release of Remote Control, a 3 plug-ins set with special MIDI I/O capabilities.
New competition for users of crude audio controllers and subterranean fx.
Arturia has released version 2.2 of Moog Modular V, an update that adds MacTel support.
Smart Loops, a provider of pro audio loops, samples and web-based recording services, has released the SL Reference Kit for SoundFont 2.0-compatible software samplers and sound cards.
Discovery Firm, a Japanese sample CD maker, has released I Love Tibet - a CD-ROM with 644 MB of 16-bit/44.1kHz recordings of loops, one-shots, multi samples made using varied cross-section of instruments
Based on an analysis of the findings of the independent investigation, Apple has recognized additional non-cash stock-based compensation expenses of $84 million.
Laurent Colson has released version 4.0 of MusicMath music conversion software. The new version is now Universal Binary to support new Intel based Macs.