No question, in a list of the best bass synthesizers, the Moog Taurus shouldn‘t be missing! For Syntronik Bully, IK Multimedia has sampled the enormously powerful sound of all three variants of the legendary bass pedal in detail and prepared it as an inspiring sampled instrument. Among other things, Bully comes with four layers, a smart arpeggiator and step sequencer as well as high-quality effects.
Also on board: Halls Of Fame 3 Studio convolution reverb
The reverb effects from Lexicon, Bricasti, EMT and TC Electronic enjoy cult status and are at home in all professional studios. In the special edition Halls Of Fame 3 Studio, Beat and Best Service combine the sounds of the best reverbs of the last 40 years in a powerful plug-in, with over 1 GB of exclusive impulse responses. This convolution reverb processor allows flexible adjustment of reverb parameters.
50 premium patches from EMS Synthi & VCS3: SYNTHIA for Zampler & MPCs
Depeche Mode, Pink Floyd, Aphex Twin, Astral Projection… the list of VCS3 users is impressive. Thanks to a replica by Erica Synths and a planned clone by Behringer, this enormously successful synthesizer from the 70s is currently hipper than ever. The new soundset, SYNTHIA, features 50 basses, leads and pads with analog power to show just how cutting-edge EMS Synthi and VCS3 can sound!
Price and availability
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