disting mk4 firmware v4.5 released

Version 4.5 of the disting mk4 firmware is now released. This adds four new sample playback modes, as well as some minor enhancements and fixes.

Download the new firmware from here.

Silent Way v2.7.0 released

Silent Way v2.7.0 is released (all platforms and plug-in formats).

Changes in this version:
  • Added support for microtonal tunings via Scala files to SW Voice Controller.
  • Added an ‘Any Note’ parameter to SW Trigger.
  • VST3 versions now support all MIDI CCs (e.g. for SW Learner input, or for transmission as MIDI by SW ES-4 Controller).
  • Fixed a problem where the UI would freeze when closing the plug-in window under macOS 10.13 “High Sierra”.
  • Fixed the range of the ‘Input To Gates’ knobs in SW ES-5 Controller.

Download now from the downloads page.

Plug-in releases for High Sierra compatibility

The following plug-ins are updated for compatibility with macOS 10.13 "High Sierra":

Augustus Loop v2.4.7
Crossfade Loop Synth v3.2.10
Little Spacey v1.1.4
Meringue v2.1.4
Minky Starshine v1.1.4
Oomingmak v1.1.5
Spectral Conquest v1.0.8
Warbler v1.2.3
USAMO v1.0.12

Download now from the downloads page.

General CV firmware v1.2 released

Version 1.2 of the General CV firmware is now released. This adds a new mode, 'Additive', and some important enhancements, notably the ability to remap CV inputs to your own choice of parameters, and to redefine the effect of the Mod Wheel.

Download the new firmware from here.

Expert Sleepers at NAMM '18

While we will not ourselves be at NAMM this year, our modules will be there.

The ES-8 will be visible on the Bitwig stand (booth #10706), being used to demonstrate DAW interaction with modular systems.

The disting mk4 and General CV will be in the Mordax Systems rack (booth #10702), joining in with the fun.

Please let us know if you see Expert Sleepers products elsewhere!