Each preset of this collection has been surgically designed by Sound Designer Vivolator to offer you the precious vibes of the '80s, as well as many additional instruments for modern Club genres, making the best of Alpha 3's oscillators and special features.
This Soundset is suitable for Synth and Brit Pop, Funk, Soul, Pop and Rock, Song Writing, '80s and '90s music genres, IDM and Modern Club Music.
Retro Rocket features:
- 160 instruments, clearly organised in thematic categories.
- Includes Arp & Sequences (23) Basses (19), Brass (6), Keys, Stabs and Grooves (46), Pads & Brass & Strings (17), Leads (14), Fx (15), Organs (5) Percussions (17).
- Highly expressive instruments, with many real time expression features (Mod Wheel, Aftertouch).
- CPU Friendly instruments, all playable on a reference PIV Single Core 3 Ghz Computer.
- A PDF manual including preset list, with an individual comment for each instrument, installation procedure, tips and tricks for Alpha 3.
Retro Rocket costs €21 for European customers, around $29 outside Europe. It is available to purchase for the introductory price of €14.50 until May 26, 2011.
15 Feb 2010 Le Lotus Bleu updates Magic Wand for Alchemy
16 Sep 2009 Le Lotus Bleu releases Legacy for Vanguard
07 Nov 2011 LinPlug updates Alpha and FreeAlpha to v3.2
13 Feb 2007 LinPlug releases Alpha 3 and Free Alpha 3
19 Jan 2007 Mackie releases Tracktion 3
16 Nov 2006 LinPlug AlphaCM free with Computer Music 107
01 Nov 2006 KEYS-Alpha free with KEYS 12/06 (Germany)
21 Jun 2005 Interview with Peter Linsener (LinPlug)
17 Jan 2005 LinPlug Alpha v2.2.2 released
01 Jul 2004 LinPlug Alpha v2.2 released