Updates 14.10.2016

TAL-NoiseMaker, TAL-Sampler, TAL-U-NO-LX, TAL-BassLine-101, TAL-Chorus-LX, TAL-Reverb-4 and TAL-Vocoder-2 updated. Fixes a possible crash in TAL-Sampler and brings back compatibility with older TAL-NoiseMaker presets in cubase. We also updated the underlying base framework. This fixes a UI performance issue with OSX VST plugins in some hosts. 

TAL-Sampler update v1.8.0 15.09.2016

TAL-Sampler version 1.8.0 released:

  • Better UI performance for OSX VST (v. 1.8.0).
  • Configurable middle C octave. You will find the option in the menu. (v. 1.8.0).
  • Copy mapping feature to mapping dialog added (v. 1.7.8).
  • Fixed inaccurate waveform view in mapping dialog (v. 1.7.7).
  • Possible crash in waveform view fixed (v. 1.7.6).
  • AAX static linked for windows 7 and older (v. 1.7.6).
  • Stop playing when open UI fixed (v 1.7.5).
  • Possible crash when changing presets fixed (v 1.7.4).
  • Faster preset loading (v 1.7.4).
  • Fixes crash introduced by v 1.7.2 (v 1.7.3).
  • Dac Volume modulation fixed (v 1.7.2).
  • Remember last loaded SFZ for next button fixed (v 1.7.2).
  • DC offset in delay with feedback fixed (v 1.7.2).
  • Stereo Inverse does not work anymore fixed (v 1.7.2).
  • Import SFZ from the main menu while playing crash fixed (v 1.7.1).
  • Changing presets can lead to crash fixed (v 1.7.1).
  • Max loop size when loading a new sample and loop is not set already (v 1.7.0). 
  • Filter noise with a lot resonance reduced (v 1.7.0).
  • Loop engine improved and possible clicks removed (v 1.7.0).
  • Ping-Pong loop mode added (v 1.7.0).
  • Global velocity switch added (v 1.7.0).
  • S1000 resampler mode improved -> volume reduced at lower frequencies (v 1.7.0).
  • Change timestretch density in realtime now possible (v 1.7.0).
  • OSX 32 bit plugin performance improved (v 1.7.0).


TAL-NoiseMaker updated 09.08.2016

TAL-NoiseMaker updated to version 4.0.0. The plugin is now compatible with the latest OSX (10.11). The update also includes some minor fixes:

  • Host synced LFO also works when not playing.
  • MIDI automation issue in some hosts fixed (UI does not move knobs).
  • Can't change combo box when automation active fixed.
  • Slow automation in logic fixed.
  • Compatibility with OSX 10.11.

The plugin is still available for free!

TAL-U-NO-LX-V2 and TAL-BassLine-101 updated 03.02.2016

We have updated TAL-U-NO-LX-V2 and TAL-BassLine-101. MIDI output can be disabled now and we could fix a bug in the AAX MIDI handling:

  • Stuck MIDI notes for AAX plugin format fixed (v1.64).
  • Disable MIDI output option added (v1.63).

TAL-Sampler update v1.5.1 11.11.2015

TAL-Sampler version 1.5.1 released. This update contains bug fixes and a few user requests (more will follow):

  • Crashes when moving loop position while playing fixed (v1.51)
  • No linked loop points in small wave view. Link mode in mapping view also links loop end to loop start (v1.51).
  • Keep loop points when load a different sample (v1.51).
  • Removed clicks when modulate loop / indtroduced by version v1.50 (v1.51).
  • Microtuning file name now shows up in the menu when file is loaded (v1.5.0).
  • Possible invalid values in delay filters kills output signal fixed (v1.5.0).
  • Change filename when file selected not possible in file save dialog fixed (v1.5.0).
  • User interface updated. Better readable fonts. Mapping dialog view improvements (v1.5.0).
  • Vertical waveform zoom in mapping dialog added (v1.5.0).
  • Issue with resampler modes and visible knobs fixed (v1.5.0).
  • m4a audio file support for OSX and windows when codec is available (v 1.4.7).
  • Improved linear interpolation (v 1.4.7).
  • Clean sampling mode added (v 1.4.7).
  • Disable transpose for sample in mapping dialog added (track button) (v 1.4.7).
  • SFZ end tag support added (v 1.4.7).
  • Remember "Play when selected" in sampler instance added (v 1.4.7).
  • Phase invert in mapping dialog added (v 1.4.7).
  • Inverted sample stereo fixed. There is now a Stereo Switch option in the mapping dialog. The button is enabled for existing presets for backward compatiblity (v 1.4.7).
  • Improved waveform display for stereo samples (v 1.4.7).

OSX El Capitan 17.10.2015

We found no issues with OSX El Capitan so far. The commercial plug-ins seems to work fine. 

TAL-BassLine-101 update 07.10.2015

TAL-BassLine-101 updated to version 1.60. This update adds support for high resolution screens and microtuning file import:

  • Wrong factory presets introduced with version 1.60 fixed. Updates are not affected. Please delete the preset folder "presets" and restart the plugin to get the right presets (v1.62)
  • Keep MIDI Mapping option in Menu. MIDI Mappings stays the same when enabled and changing presets (v1.61)
  • Microtuning file import (v1.60)
  • Different colors - White, Black, Red, Blue - click at the top left corner to switch (v1.60)
  • High resolution screen support (v1.60)
  • Scallable UI (v1.60)

TAL-U-NO-LX updated 05.10.2015

TAL-U-NO-LX-V2 updated to version 2.72. The plug-in now supports high resolution screens and is fully re-sizable. We also added Microtuning file import (standard *.tun files).
You will also find the new Service Control dialog when you click at the SC button near the preset name. This makes it possible to tweak the synth calibration for each voice:

  • Keep MIDI Mapping option in Menu. MIDI Mappings stays the same when enabled and changing presets (v 2.73)
  • Smoother UI changes with automated params(v 2.72)
  • Denormal issue when all sound sources are disabled fixed(v 2.72)
  • Wrong text for lfo modes fixed(v 2.72)
  • Disappearing menu fixed (v 2.71)
  • Description in service control dialog fixed (v 2.71)
  • Some improvements in the menu preset browser (v 2.70)
  • Service Control / Voice Detuning added (SC button on the top) (v 2.70)
  • Microtuning file import (v 2.70)
  • Scalable Vector User Interface (v 2.70)

TAL-Sampler update v1.4.5 22.08.2015

TAL-Sampler version 1.4.5 released. This update contains bug fixes and user requests:

  • Improved mouse wheel zooming in mapping view (v1.4.5).
  • SFZ import with loop start 0 fixed (v1.4.5).
  • Channel aftertouch added for modulation source AT. Reads also poly aftertouch when available (v1.4.5).
  • View jumps to slice position when selecting a new slice in the mapping view (v1.4.5).
  • Play when selected added to the audio file browser (v1.4.5).
  • Resampler view issue should be fixed -> let us know if somewhere still have issues that it does not show the expected knobs (v1.4.5).
  • LFO phase setting added (v1.4.5).
  • Cancel directory scanning after 500 folders when choosing a too big preset folder (v.1.4.4).
  • SFZ offset to import and export added (v1.4.4).
  • Crash when setting preset location - introduced with version v1.4.2 fixed (v1.4.3).
  • Remember selected tab in session (v1.4.2).
  • Preset- and file-dialog updated (refresh added, restore directory tree in session) (v1.4.2).
  • Thread issue and possible crash when select mapping with midi fixed (v1.4.2).
  • Improved UI updating with timer (v.1.4.2).
  • Improved colours with grey values (v1.4.2).
  • Improved mod-matrix assignment with left and right mouse click (v1.4.2).
  • Load when select option added in preset browser (v1.4.1).
  • Open system file browser from within the wav and preset browser (v1.4.1)
  • Show not assigned keys in global piano roll (v1.4.1).
  • More contrast for selected text (v1.4.1).
  • Prevent combobox stealing enter key (v1.4.1).
  • Shift + mouse drag snaps mod matrix amount to integer values (v1.4.0).
  • Mod matrix source UI update issue fixed (v1.4.0).
  • Remember save directory and add to folder favorites (v1.4.0). 
  • Tune file directory to favorites added (v1.4.0).
  • Preset load button in preset browser added (loads presets without leaving preset browser) (v1.4.0).
  • Scrollbar contrast in mapping view improved (v1.4.0).
  • -1 for sample parameters in talsmpl preset file allowed for sample length and loop length (v1.4.0).
  • Remember tun file path (v1.4.0). 
  • Open preset browser in directory of current preset if possible (v1.4.0).
  • Possible file filter crash in browser fixed (v1.4.0). 
  • More contrast to UI file browser and other components (v1.4.0).
  • MIDI map button on mapping view added. Select mapping through MIDI (v1.4.0).
  • Parameter updating when create UI improved (v1.4.0).
  • Mod matrix amount can now be automated (v1.4.0). 
  • Show real mod matrix amount in value display (v1.4.0).  
  • Click at scrollbar in mapping view does not select other splice (v1.4.0).
  • UI keyboard does not steal keys anymore (v1.4.0).
  • Show presets in menu for fast preset browsing (v1.4.0).
  • Don't show default parameters (maybe does not work in all hosts) (v1.4.0).
  • c3 is the middle key (v1.4.0).
  • Slice button stays enabled when slicing audio (v1.4.0).
  • Removed shadow from mapping editor wave view (v1.4.0).
  • Loop start now moves loop end too with constant loop length (v1.4.0).
  • Snap mode also snaps to zero and sample end (v1.4.0).

Don't forget to download the exclusive hollowsun library for TAL-Sampler.

TAL-Sampler / TAL-Reverb-4 released 29.06.2015

Release of TAL-Sampler and the free TAL-Reverb-4