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Lounge Lizard EP-4 has an average user rating of 4.40 from 5 reviews

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Lounge Lizard EP-4

Reviewed By Rabid [all]
January 28th, 2004
Version reviewed: 2 on Windows

This is a purchase that I put off for a long time because I hate the
challenge-response method of copy protection. Once I finally gave in I wish I had bought Lounge Lizard earlier. At least registration process immediately sends you the registration key. As for sounds there is nothing for the PC that comes close when you need a variety of ep’s. It handles Rhodes and Whurly equally well. Some may complain about the Lounge Lizard sounding darker or duller than the Emagic product, but Lounge Lizard sounds like a real Rhodes or Whurly. If you want that bright, clean, clear and heavily processed sound then you only need to follow it with some effects, just as you would the real hardware. The phaser, tremolo, and other effects sections can be programmed for the sound you want, and turned on and off at will. This doe not work well when you are pulling up a sequence. It is a bit CPU heavy, but so is most good VSTi's. You can always cut back the polyphony when sequencing, then mute other VSTi's and up the polyphony when you want to record Lounge Lizard to HD.

True Rhodes and Whurly sound.
Authentic effects like we used on the originals.
Easy to dial up sounds.
No irritating key mapping or velocity sample changes. It does not use samples.

Challenge response copy protection.
Skimpy customer service.

The best option available for the PC if you want authentic electronic pianos. This is a must buy.

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Comments & Discussion for Applied Acoustics Systems Lounge Lizard EP-4

Discussion: Active
1 May 2016 at 3:07pm

I downloaded sound banks for Lounge Lizard EP-4. The files have a .dxt extension which is not the lounge lizard native bank format. Anyone knows how to load those files into Lounge Lizard?

20 July 2016 at 3:45pm

Hi, also having difficulty with this. Would really appreciate some guidance from someone in the know.


22 October 2017 at 1:03am

Lounge Lizard EP-4 was released on December 13, 2012. Check the dates of the patches you downloaded: if it's older than that, it may be for a previous version.

27 November 2019 at 8:16pm

Would old sounds in legacy projects sound the same or would they change after an update?

20 December 2019 at 1:18am

that's exactly my question as well! couldn't find an answer anywhere.

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