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Software Review: Albion One by Spitfire Audio
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Software Review: Albion One by Spitfire Audio

Founded in 2007, UK-based Spitfire Audio’s products have rapidly become a de facto part of many a modern composer’s sample-based toolkit.

Back in 2011, Spitfire released their Albion Volume I, an orchestral library which has been used a in a myriad of scores and productions since its release.

In Read more...

Software Review: The Foundry by Sonicsmiths

Software Review: The Foundry by Sonicsmiths

The Foundry by Sonicsmiths.

In the world of virtual instruments, it’s safe to say that the number of choices out there has become overwhelming, especially once you realize just how deep and malleable each of the many choices are.

From gargantuan sample libraries to virtual synthesis engines with infinitely configurable Read more...

Plugin Review: Neve 88RS MkII from Universal Audio

Plugin Review: Neve 88RS MkII from Universal Audio

Neve 88RS MKII from Universal Audio

Universal Audio’s emulation of the Neve 88RS channel strip was originally released in 2007, and has become a well loved tool in the UAD-2 toolkit.

In recent years however, Universal Audio has adopted the practice of improving upon old plug-in code, creating even more Read more...

Invisible Cities: A Wireless Opera Comes To Union Station

Invisible Cities: A Wireless Opera Comes To Union Station

In the latest production of L.A.’s The Industry, the traditional stage is jettisoned in favor of a larger and less restrictive venue: Downtown L.A.‘s iconic Union Station. This past Saturday saw the world premiere of “Invisible Cities”, a new opera written by composer Chris Cerrone, inspired by Italo Colvino’s 1972 Read more...

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