Applied Acoustics Systems Masala
Christian Laffitte returns to the sound design kitchen with his second Sound Bank Series instalment in the form of Masala. Not a mere ensemble of sounds, Masala stages an entire collection of new instruments that you’ll love to learn and discover. These instruments are light and responsive to the touch, full of magic with bounces, buzzes, and sizzles. Their timbres are from nowhere and everywhere—an adventurous mélange of tastes and flavours. These 101 wonderful musical contrivances await to unlock new paths of creativity.
Who’s Christian Laffitte?
Christian Laffitte is a French musician and sound designer based in south of France. He has been developing sounds for Dream, Arturia, Zoom, Applied Acoustics Systems, M-Audio, Avid to name a few. He also composed music for Sony video games trailers and music for french TV channels and radio stations. As a keyboard player with a great interest in synthesis and new technologies, Christian Laffitte has put all his passion of music and sounds in creating Wejaam: a free music sequencer for smartphones and tablets.
What’s the free preview pack about?
Made from the Masala presets, the preview pack is a 42-sample set that contains “one-shots” of basses, drones, sound effects, leads, plucks, and percussions. The samples are available as high resolution WAV files and can be loaded in any DAW or sampler like the Teenage Engineering OP-1; Elektron Octatrack, Rytm, and Digitakt; Ableton Live's Simpler and Sampler; Native Instruments Maschine; AkaiMPC; and Korg Volca Sample and Electribe 2 Sampler.