I've been messing around with the Bloom iPad app by Brian Eno and Peter Chilvers. It's a fun little generative music app and I was curious about what kind of sounds I could get by routing the audio through my Bass Station 2 and MS-70CDR effects pedal. The results are quite interesting!
Remix the hip-hop sounds of Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA for a chance win a Lightpad Block! In our third NOISEMaker Challenge — which runs until August 31 — we’re thrilled to present a Wu-Tang-style track created by ROLI’s very own Ruben Dax.
Tweak it. Remix it. Make it your own. Then upload your project to NOISE.fm, and you could win a $179 Lightpad Block. It’s that simple!
All the sounds come from “Spoonful of Grit,” RZA’s amazing soundpack for NOISE and BLOCKS. From kung-fu effects to gritty basses, the pack captures the Wu-Tang soundscape of 1990s.
Just follow the directions below for entering this month’s NOISEMaker Challenge:
Here’s how to enter: - Download NOISE, if you haven’t already. - Click on the download icon on ROLI’s NOISEMaker #3 project, and the project will automatically be added to your Projects Library - Remix the project (ie: change sounds, tweak parts, etc) - Share your remix to NOISE.fm by August 31st
Here’s how you win: The remixes with the most likes on https://www.noise.fm/ enter the top 20 leaderboard. The remix to climb to the number one spot will win a Lightpad Block — plus two soundpacks of the winner’s choosing. So encourage your friends to Like your track!
DM2 - The Drum Machine was updated with the a new Drone Machine. In this mode all 9 tracks switch from Drum Machine to Ambient Machine! I really look forward to checking this out!
What's new in DM2 - The Drum Machine v1.6:
Introducing the "DRONE MACHINE”. With the brand new "Drone Machine" mode DM2 turns into an instant Ambient machine. All 9 tracks play continuously regardless of what the sequencer plays. Switch it on and drive a powerful Dream Machine at the tips of your fingers. Extremely versatile when used with a MIDI controller and MIDI Learn mode. Dark Ambient admirers, Space Rock lovers, Dream Music adorers, Minimal fetishist are welcome.
+ AUDIO ENGINE : Improved CPU management when idle in the background
+ Faster loading time
** FIXED **
+ Minor Sequencer issue with solo mode
+ Some memory issues after a long use