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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

VMachine hardware VST player - still useful in 2019?


Published on May 15, 2019 Floyd Steinberg

Don't miss the fan noise at 10:15. Update: I asked Floyd if the fan stays on and he replied: "Unfortunately, it's on all the time. In this video, the noise might seem a little louder than it is in reality, but it's loud enough to bei recognized in a studio environment."

"VMachine hardware VST player - still useful in 2019? Table of contents below! This is a small box running Linux and WINE (a Windows Emulator) which runs a VST host software. In this video, I'm playing some sounds of the preinstalled VST plugins and try to install my own plugins, with mixed success. Also: How to reset this to factory defaults when it isn't booting.

Table of contents:
00:00 demo song, sequenced with the ZOOM ARQ-96
02:02 introduction
02:48 overview
03:06 how to get the software
03:39 creating a bootable USB stick for OS reinstallation
04:18 playing some sounds (Messiah VA synth)
09:40 installing VST plugins using the "VFX" software
10:49 demo'ing the built-in analog noise generator ;-)
11:04 demo: "General Piano" free VST plugin
12:46 bla bla

Links:
Unofficial support page
Official Page
Messiah VST
General Piano
USB writer"

V-Machine on eBay | V-Machine on Reverb

1 comment:

  1. Unless you are recording ambiently, as with a church organ or traditional instruments, keyboards and modules are recorded by wire, so fan noise would not be an issue.

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