Sunday, February 18, 2018

MUSIC NEWS

Output Releases ANALOG BRASS & WINDS

Output Releases ANALOG BRASS & WINDS – Blurs Line from Powerful Orchestral Sounds and Legendary Synths

SYNTH NEWS: Output Inc. has announced ANALOG BRASS & WINDS, "a virtual instrument for those who dare." The new "Next Level Air" instrument "blurs the line between powerful orchestral sounds and legendary synths." The company sampled an 18-piece brass section, 18-piece wind section, and hand-selected soloists at the stunning BMC Hall in Budapest. The meticulously sampled recordings range from traditional techniques to wildly unusual ones.
UVI METEOR Virtual Instrument

More Swell! UVI Release METEOR Virtual Instrument for Swells and Impactful Visual Scoring

SYNTH NEWS: UVI has announced release of "Meteor," a swell and impact designer for creating rich and immersive cinematic sound effects for film, games, music and more. Meteor includes a comprehensive library of exclusive sounds and recordings that can be near-endlessly combined and edited through a featured and ergonomic user interface.

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Veteran Cosmic Rocker, Ray Thomas

Veteran Cosmic Rocker, Ray Thomas, of The Moody Blues passes away in Surrey

MUSIC NEWS: It's with great sadness that I learned today that an original member of one of my all time favorite bands, The Moody Blues, Ray Thomas, has passed away on Jan. 4, 2018 at his home in Surrey. His passing was confirmed today by his record label (Cherry Red Records and Esoteric Recordings).
John Preston singer

New Album ‘Battle Cry: Songs of America’s Heroes’ to Help Veterans

NEW MUSIC: I feel as if we live in a society these days where most people are looking out for themselves with some out to make an easy buck. As a former professional singer music will always be a part of me, a passion. Many say music is the only universal language.

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