LMP Asks #17: An interview with Frank Piesik

LMP Asks #17: An interview with Frank Piesik

This month we talked with Frank Piesik, a musician, inventor and educator living in Bremen.

Hi Frank, thanks for talking with us! First, can you tell us a little about yourself?

Contest: Win an amazing MOD Duo!

Contest: Win an amazing MOD Duo!

To commemorate the last batch shipment to kickstarter backers MOD Devices have set up a social media contest to give away a MOD Duo, the hardware stompbox which runs on linux and a whole ecosystem of FLOSS audio plugins.

EMAP - a GUI for Fluidsynth

EMAP - a GUI for Fluidsynth

EMAP (Easy Midi Audio Production) is a graphical user interface for the Fluidsynth soundfont synthesizer. It functions as a Jack compatible:

Guitarix 0.35 released including much anticipated interface redesign

Guitarix 0.35 released including much anticipated interface redesign

Guitarix has recently seen a new release, version 0.35. As always there are new plugins and bug fixes but the big news with this release is the overhauled interface, compliments of Markus Schmidt. Markus is also responsible for CALF studio gears plugin design, as well as the DSP of many of it's plugins.  

New video tutorial describing a complete audio production workflow using Muse and Ardour

New video tutorial describing a complete audio production workflow using Muse and Ardour

Libre Music Production proudly presents Michael Oswalds new 8+ hours video tutorial describing a complete audio production workflow using Muse and Ardour.

In this tutorial you will learn how to import, clean up and edit a MIDI file using MusE. It then goes on to show how to import the MIDI file into Ardour and setting up instruments to play the song. On to guitar recording and audio editing in Ardour, selecting sounds and editing several takes.

The tutorial continues with vocal recording and editing, mixing and mastering the song.

A complete audio production workflow with Muse and Ardour

Audio production with Muse and Ardour is a 6 part video tutorial showing a complete workflow using FLOSS audio tools.

In this tutorial you will learn how to import, clean up and edit a MIDI file using MusE. It then goes on to show how to import the MIDI file into Ardour and setting up instruments to play the song.

On to guitar recording and audio editing in Ardour, selecting sounds and editing the takes.

The tutorial continues with vocal recording and editing, mixing and mastering the song.

The Qstuff* Spring'16 Release Frenzy

The Qstuff* Spring'16 Release Frenzy

On the wake of the miniLAC2016@c-base.org Berlin, and keeping up with tradition, the most venerable of the Qstuff* are under so called Spring'16 release frenzy.

Enjoy the party!

Petigor's Tale used Audacity for sound recording

Petigor's Tale used Audacity for sound recording

When the authors of Petigor's Tale, a game developed using Blend4Web, wanted to record and edit sound effects for their upcoming game, their choice fell on Audacity.

Read their detailed blog entry about how the editing and recording was made.

ZynAddSubFX 2.5.4 - The "Alambradas" Release

ZynAddSubFX 2.5.4 - The "Alambradas" Release

 ZynAddSubFX 2.5.4 - The "Alambradas" Release

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DrumGizmo version 0.9.9

DrumGizmo version 0.9.9

DrumGizmo version 0.9.9 is just out!

Highlighted changes / fixes:

  • Switch to LGPLv3
  • Linux VST
  • Embedded UI
  • Prepped for diskstreaming (but not yet implemented in UI)
  • Loads of bug fixes

Read the ChangeLog file for the full list of changes

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