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Updated Ardour FLOSS manual

Updated Ardour FLOSS manual

Bruno Ruviaro has just finished updating the Ardour FLOSS manual. It was originally created in 2009 and was based on Ardour 2. Bruno has now updated it so it is now relevant to Ardour 3 and it's operations, including new screenshots.

The updated version can be found here.

Carla 2.0 beta 3 released!

Carla 2.0 beta 3 released!

The 3rd beta of what will become Carla 2.0 has been released.

New features implemented since beta2 include -

LMMS 1.1 is here!!

LMMS 1.1 is here!!

The LMMS team have released the long-postponed 1.1 release. Along with a ton of bug fixes, changes include -

  • 3 new native synth instruments
  • Fully modular FX mixer
  • Updated ZynAddSubFx
  • Automation live recording

Check out the announcement and further details over at linuxmusicians.com.

Giada

Giada

Giada is a free, minimal, hardcore audio tool for DJs, live performers and electronic musicians. How does it work? Just pick up your channel, fill it with samples or MIDI events and start the show by using this tiny piece of software as a loop machine, drum machine, sequencer, live sampler or yet as a plugin/effect host.

Qtractor sees new release

Qtractor sees new release
Rui Nuno Capela has just announced a new release of Qtractor, this time codenamed 'The Baryon Throne'. 
 
 

Non Mixer, now with LV2 support!

Non Mixer, now with LV2 support!
falkTX from KXStudio has just added LV2 support to Non Mixer. This is not upstream at the moment but is available in the KXStudio repositories. This will hopefully be accepted upstream and become part of Non Mixer. In the meantime, you can try out the LV2 supported version if you are using KXStudio by simply updating your system. 
 
 

Non software suite

Non software suite
The Non software suite is a compilation of 4 separate pieces of software intended to be used as part of modular recording set ups. The suite includes the following programs - 
 
 

Modular set ups, concepts and practices, using Non Session Manager

Modular set ups, concepts and practices, using Non Session Manager

What is Session Management?

Session management is used to solve the problems involved in managing modular set ups. Ultimately, it allows you to reopen multiple programs, their session files and instantly recall all connections between them.
 

Carla 2.0 beta3 is here!

Carla 2.0 beta3 is here!
Carla 2.0 beta3 has arrived. There have been quite a few nice features implemented since beta2.
  • Internal patchbay mode
  • Carla as VST plugin (Linux only)
  • Carla LMMS plugin
  • New and updated skins
  • Old non-skin mode
  • New time panel

Jannis Pohlmann: How I produce music with Ardour

Jannis Pohlmann: How I produce music with Ardour

This article is written for all those interested in setting up a Linux home studio and using Ardour to record and mix their music, with the help of numerous free and open source tools and plugins.

I will illustrate my setup and processes based on songs created with my solo band MÆNAD, covering the recording setup, miking, audio interfaces, Linux configuration, tracking different instruments with Ardour, various mixing tricks using pass filters, equalizers, compressors and more, as well as exporting to WAV and FLAC/MP3.

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