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Zero-G and Xfonic Ltd have announced the release of A.S.L. - Analogue Sequencer Loops, a virtual instrument representing classic analog synths and hardware analog sequencers superbly captured at 24-bit sampling resolution.
The mastermind behind the new library found within A.S.L. is Ian Boddy, one of Europe's leading synthesists and veteran sample library Producer for Zero-G, who has plundered his extensive arsenal of vintage and modern analog synths and analog sequencers. You'll find 1000 loops and over 1.5GB of brand new material on A.S.L., designed to complement Ian Boddy's and Zero-G's 'Morphology' virtual instrument.
For complete flexibility in tempo and instrument selection, a version of Native Instrument's INTAKT sampler, for both Mac and PC completes A.S.L., providing an easy to use, on-screen interface for additional sound shaping abilities without disturbing your creative flow. (The sound library can also be loaded into other Native Instruments samplers including Kontakt for even greater flexibility).
A.S.L. features the following sound categories: Analogue Drums Bass Sequences Electronic Percussion FX Loops Hi-Hat & Noise Loops Melodic Sequences Sine & Pure Sequences These are further subdivided into 7 tempo groups ranging from 90 - 150 BPM. With the Intakt interface's ability to play back loops at varying tempos these are provided purely to conveniently divide the library into easily digestible chunks.
Not only can you sync, stretch, and pitch the loops, but also filter, effect and modulate them as well. A powerful sound-shaping filter, flexible envelopes, syncable LFOs and distortion, syncable delay and lo-fi effects can inject even more energy and individuality into the loops. Since the software interface is based on the KONTAKT audio engine, working with it is fast, easy, and sounds great!
Supported Interfaces & Standards: VST 2.0, DXi, ASIO, Audio Units, Core Audio, RTAS, Mac & PC.
Retail Price: 129.00 GBP / $219.95 / 179 Euros
For more information, visit their web site at www.zero-g.co.uk