Xponaut Updates Voice Tweaker To Version 4.1

Xponaut has updated Voice Tweaker to version 4.1. Voice Tweaker is what Xponaut calls a “natural sounding pitch shifter and auto tune plug-in.” With this new version of Voice Tweaker you can pan the processed and unprocessed signals individually, and utilize the new Wave Hold parameter for spectacular effects. Also, it has a completely redone user...

Skullcandy Releases Mark Frank Montoya MP3 Player / DJ Headphones

First off, we’re not too sure about Skullcandy as a company, so we warn you that the following product may or may not be actually available. The info on Skullcandy’s website is dodgy, and no one from the organization has returned our communications. That said, the Mark Frank Montoya MP3 Player / DJ Headphones are pretty dope if you’re a...

EMI Inks Deal With Thumbplay For Ringtones

Thumbplay, an online retailer of mobile content has cemented a deal with EMI Music to sell ringtones from EMI’s current roster of artists, and their vast catalog, which includes labels Astralwerks, Blue Note, Capitol, Virgin and others. Consumers can purchase content through both subscription and a la carte options, downloaded over the air directly to the...

Defective Records Releases Major Malfunction – Distortion Plug-In For Ableton’s Live

Defective Records has released Major Malfunction, a new Ableton Live distortion plug-in that allows you to easily mangle, glitch, slice and dice your audio stream, in either subtle or extreme ways. Major Malfunction syncs itself to the Ableton Live tempo automatically, and processes the incoming audio in a number of different user-specified ways, or even...

Several Independent Labels Send Cease & Desist Letters To YouTube

Discussions between YouTube and Merlin, a new trade organization that represents the digital interests of Indie labels, broke down last week. The talks were about direct payments to independent labels for non-authorized music used on the site. Starting at the beginning of the week, several labels have sent Cease and Desist orders with lists of videos on YouTube...