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Zen Lizard’s iSEMantics bank explores the ‘wet’ space of Arturia’s iSEM with some classic synth sounds. Almost all of them have a considerable amount of delay as part of the sound design and this really brings those lovely warm tones alive. Zen has also been flexing his iSEM/Drum Perfect skills and has produced this fantastic…

“MIDI is not plug-n-play, MIDI is learn, learn, learn.” That’s not my quote.  I read it on a forum somwhere and can’t remember who wrote it, but I thought it was pretty accurate.  This article focuses on the MIDI clock.  Why is it useful?  How should you use it?  And, perhaps most importantly, when should…

GraySynther has put together a collection of sounds that explore the possibilities with the deceptively simple (and free) Nanologue synth from Steinberg. This is also the very first bank for Nanologue on SynthPatcher, so lots to be learned and some great sounds too. One of the hardest lessons I ever learned when making tracks is…

Dipping his toe in Sound Designer waters and finding it rather warm, distorted and warblingly modulatory to the point of feeling slightly uneasy, WalkyMatt has created a fascinating selection of patches for SynthPatcher’s very first bank for MitoSynth, and we think it’s rather good! Completely free for everyone, these patches are really inspirational. I found…

WARNING: These sounds are not for the faint hearted; prepare to be taken on a terrifying journey into the darkest corners of your imagination with GraySynther’s AREA-51 patch bank that really takes iSEM to a whole new level. If you’re looking for an entire soundtrack for your next SciFi movie, this bank could get you…

This stunning array of Animoog presets from ZenLizard (yes – he’s done it again!) explores the possibilities of the built in timbres and various others available through IAPs. Resonant basses & cutting leads take full advantage of the highly playable keyboard and sound fantastic. Completely free for everyone! Edit: When I posted this bank I…

Following on from the excellent Depth Charge bank ZenLizard has compiled another stunning array of patches for the powerhouse of sound – ZETA+. AT just £2 for non-members and £1 for members this bank of 70 patches are sure to inspire and add greater depth to your compositions. Zen has also provided a selection of…

ZenLizard has created a wonderfully musical bank of patches for PPG WaveMapper. “PPG WaveMapper features a new synthesis system which maps the waveforms of a sound into a new kind of wavetable which preserves the sound characteristics better than classic Wavetable synthesis and at the same time allows for the manipulations which make WT synthesis…

Z3TA+ is a very powerful wave shaping synthesiser that has been available for desktop computers for many years and has found it’s way onto many commercially released recordings and is now available for iOS. With 6 waveshaping oscillators, 2 filters, 8 envelope generators, 6 LFO’s and the performance section, extremely powerful modulation matrix and dual-mode…

There is simply no stopping the creative powerhouse of SynthPatching that is ZenLizard! Another 50 stunning patches for Z3TA+ that really show off what this synth is capable of. Musical Arps, Earth-shattering basses, evolving pads, ripping leads, this patch bank has it all! Demo by Baddcr [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/148272084″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_artwork=true” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] This patch…

Following up on the very well received vintage R70 808/909 sample drum kits, GraySynther has meticulously sampled a wide variety of drum samples from the classic Roland R70. Featuring 11 full kits with over 170 samples, comprising Room, Power, Jazz, Brush Dry and Ambient kits along with a fine selection of Latin Percs. These top…

The second in a series of completely fee patch banks created by the Synthpatcher community members. This bank explores the possibilities of the highly acclaimed iVCS3 from Apesoft and challenges the notion that this synth is only for weird effects. Yes we have a few weird effects in here, but the majority are highly playable…

ZenLizard has compiled a selection of free sounds for Z3TA+ and they really shine! It’s hard to put into words the sheer flexibility and power of this synth, but these patches are a great addition to the already massive collection of sounds this synth offers. Free to members. Includes: All Pad Banshee Bustin Jeeber Buzzing…

There’s nothing like a TR-808 or TR-909; except of course, all the sample packs and emulators that are available and we think you can never have enough 808’s or 909’s! So, GraySynther has produced this interpretation of the classic 808/909 drum sounds! Absolutely wicked loaded into EasyBeats but can be loaded into any sample player…

ZenLizard shows off what the incredibly rich sounding Arctic Pro synth from One Red Dog Media can really do! Including a huge range of stunning basses, pads, sequences, FX, Leads and Keyboards ZenLizard has done it again with another superb patch bank. £2 for non-members £1 for members. Demo by ZenLizard – there’s a rumour…

We are very proud to present the very first completely free patch bank for Waldorf Nave comprising 13 patches made by a variety of sound designers from the SynthPatcher Community. SynthPatchers Лайка (Laika) bounds into the iOS music world with 13 inspiring and imaginative patches. Completely free for everyone. Includes: Slaggamite – ZenLizard Eggbeater –…

SynthPatcher welcome this bank of patches of 13 patches for Magellan – Yonac Inc. from veteran sound designer GraySynther. New to iOS, but with over 20 years experience ripping sounds for cover songs in various bands, GraySynther understands what makes a usable sound and this selection represents his first foray into Magellan. Includes: C Cup…

A bank of 32 ARP patches for Magellan – Yonac Inc. made by BADDCR that explore the possibilities of the ARP section in Magellan. If you have ever programmed any ARP patches and found yourself thinking ‘is that it?’ then you’re sure to learn something from this bank. The boundaries have been pushed with creative…

Zen Lizard has created a new patch bank of presets for CASSINI Synth for iPad by iceWorks, Inc.. This bank explores the capabilities of this stunning synth with a variety of sounds, including some complex evolving waveforms, one or two of them are terrifying – well worth checking out. Free for members. Includes: Aftermaph Bludger…

Zen Lizard continues his naveForms series with another collection of patches for Waldorf Nave including some very retro sounding keys, lush pads and some stunning arps all created using the built in waveforms and from init patches! Demo by Baddcr. Another quick turnaround playing live/recording and then a live performance in Loopy, recorded in AudioShare.…

Another stunning bank of 16 sounds from ZenLizard, this time for Arturia’s iSEM. This patch bank contains a variety of sounds demonstrating the capabilities of this amazing analog synth including rhythmic, bass, lead, pad and FX sounds and includes: ZL_BRASS BREATH ZL_DESPICABLE ZL_EMPIRE OF SAND ZL_GALLABADIN ZL_KARMA CAVES ZL_MOD WHEEL SMEAR ZL_RUTT PUTTY ZL_SCATTERED ESSENCE…

Propellerheads surprised everyone in June this year with the release of an iPad version of Reason’s flagship Synth – Thor. With a choice of six oscillator types, four filters and expansive routing options this is an incredibly powerful synth. This bank of 81 patches from ZenLizard explores the possibilities of this awesome synth. Free for…

BeepStreet’s Sunrizer synth is an amazing virtual analog synth with huge possibilities. This, the fifth free patch bank from SynthPatcher, explores a variety of ‘key’ sounds and makes full use of the MOD A MOD B Morph functionality as well as fully programmed virtual velocity mapped through to volume and both filters to produce highly…