Music Player Network Home Guitar Player Magazine Keyboard Magazine Bass Player Magazine EQ Magazine
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update #2990563
05/21/19 07:02 PM
05/21/19 07:02 PM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 3,064
Michael Wright Offline OP
MP Hall of Fame Member
Michael Wright  Offline OP
MP Hall of Fame Member

Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 3,064
Received email today

“We just released the Version 2.5 of the B-5 Organ, this new version contains a few internal fixes and optimizations, but more importantly, we added 2 new organ

Fixes
- There was in some very rare cases stuck tonewheels happening when using the preset keys, this should be fixed now.
- The percussion volume drop was happening on the non-percussion presets, it's not the case anymore.
- There are a few other internal fixes and improvements that were released since the V2 as silent updates, like the addition of a few organ controllers or the DI volume that you can mix with the microphones.

New organ models
Thanks to our friend Joe Doria, we were able to add a very good sounding A101 from 1963. And while we were at it, we decided to also add the organ we used for the videos, a chopped 1964 A102 bringing the B-5 to a total of 6 very distinct Organ models.
A101 and A102 organs are exactly the same as A100 models, only the type of wood (and the legs for the A101) changes. There are more audible changes between years that are mostly electronics and different adjustments to them which explains why these models all sound different.“

Last edited by Michael Wright; 05/21/19 07:08 PM.

"The music, the money, and the hang, you have to have at least two out of three." Joe Muscara(last known!)
Website
Mike
KC Island
Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: Michael Wright] #2990623
05/22/19 01:09 AM
05/22/19 01:09 AM
Joined: Jan 2001
Posts: 867
UNITED STATES
analogman1 Offline
Gold Member
analogman1  Offline
Gold Member

Joined: Jan 2001
Posts: 867
UNITED STATES
Did the download earlier. Really love this plugin!!!


Tom
Nord Electro 5D, Yamaha upright piano, numerous plug-ins
Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: analogman1] #2990625
05/22/19 01:13 AM
05/22/19 01:13 AM
Joined: Sep 2005
Posts: 9,520
San Francisco Bay Area
Mark Schmieder Offline
MP Hall of Fame Member
Mark Schmieder  Offline
MP Hall of Fame Member

Joined: Sep 2005
Posts: 9,520
San Francisco Bay Area
I sold mine last month. I guess I'd better check whether I have to provide the update to the buyer (even though the transaction was finalized through Acoustic Samples). Some vendors are like that.


Eugenio Upright, 60th P-Bass, Select J-Bass, Geddy Lee J-Bass, Yamaha BBP35, Viking Bari
Select Strat, Select Tele, Am Pro JM, LP 57 Gold Top, RS520T, T486-RB, ES295, PM2, EXL1
WX5, XK1c, Voyager
Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: Mark Schmieder] #2990635
05/22/19 02:38 AM
05/22/19 02:38 AM
Joined: Apr 2018
Posts: 16
S
Seymour Cash Offline
Member
Seymour Cash  Offline
Member
S

Joined: Apr 2018
Posts: 16
Great update!

Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: Seymour Cash] #2990729
05/22/19 05:32 PM
05/22/19 05:32 PM
Joined: Jul 2001
Posts: 875
Bridgeport, WV, U.S.
D
davinwv Offline
Gold Member
davinwv  Offline
Gold Member
D

Joined: Jul 2001
Posts: 875
Bridgeport, WV, U.S.
Does v2.5 seem less efficient CPU-wise to anyone else? I'm getting pops & clicks with the same B-5 settings as v2.2 with the same buffer settings. Backing off the buffer fixes it, but I shouldn't have to do that.

Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: davinwv] #2991096
05/24/19 04:22 PM
05/24/19 04:22 PM
Joined: Feb 2001
Posts: 6,352
Springfield, Virginia
Markyboard Offline
MP Hall of Fame Member
Markyboard  Offline
MP Hall of Fame Member

Joined: Feb 2001
Posts: 6,352
Springfield, Virginia
Thanks Michael (and Geoff in another thread) for announcing this update here - I had my email notifications disabled and didn't know about it until today.

Originally Posted By: davinwv
Does v2.5 seem less efficient CPU-wise to anyone else? I'm getting pops & clicks with the same B-5 settings as v2.2 with the same buffer settings. Backing off the buffer fixes it, but I shouldn't have to do that.


Just loaded it and played for a while - no discernable difference here with buffer set to 64samples.

Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: Markyboard] #2991131
05/24/19 09:04 PM
05/24/19 09:04 PM
Joined: Jul 2001
Posts: 875
Bridgeport, WV, U.S.
D
davinwv Offline
Gold Member
davinwv  Offline
Gold Member
D

Joined: Jul 2001
Posts: 875
Bridgeport, WV, U.S.
Originally Posted By: Markyboard
Thanks Michael (and Geoff in another thread) for announcing this update here - I had my email notifications disabled and didn't know about it until today.

Originally Posted By: davinwv
Does v2.5 seem less efficient CPU-wise to anyone else? I'm getting pops & clicks with the same B-5 settings as v2.2 with the same buffer settings. Backing off the buffer fixes it, but I shouldn't have to do that.


Just loaded it and played for a while - no discernable difference here with buffer set to 64samples.


Thanks for the feedback. I'll investigate further . . .

Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: davinwv] #2991177
05/25/19 09:34 AM
05/25/19 09:34 AM
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 82
M
mobi Offline
Senior Member
mobi  Offline
Senior Member
M

Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 82
Originally Posted By: davinwv
Does v2.5 seem less efficient CPU-wise to anyone else? I'm getting pops & clicks with the same B-5 settings as v2.2 with the same buffer settings.


That's my main complain about UVI powered plugins in general, VB3II it's way more CPU friendly and gets better with every update

Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: mobi] #2991339
05/26/19 03:24 PM
05/26/19 03:24 PM
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 893
Washington DC
B
Bill W Offline
Gold Member
Bill W  Offline
Gold Member
B

Joined: May 2010
Posts: 893
Washington DC
I just updated both my MBP and Mac Mini - consistent issue with stuck notes on both...weird.


Korg Kronos 61 (2); Casio PX-350M; 2015 Macbook Pro and 2012 Mac Mini (Logic Pro X and Mainstage).

My Genesis Tribute Band: www.sellingfairfaxbythepound.com


Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: Bill W] #2991404
05/27/19 12:30 AM
05/27/19 12:30 AM
Joined: Jul 2001
Posts: 875
Bridgeport, WV, U.S.
D
davinwv Offline
Gold Member
davinwv  Offline
Gold Member
D

Joined: Jul 2001
Posts: 875
Bridgeport, WV, U.S.
Originally Posted By: Bill W
I just updated both my MBP and Mac Mini - consistent issue with stuck notes on both...weird.


I've had this issue on v2.2, but v2.5 was supposed to fix it. You should report your experience in this KVR thread:

https://www.kvraudio.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=494250

Re: Acoustic Samples B-5 Organ V2.5 Update [Re: davinwv] #2991424
05/27/19 08:12 AM
05/27/19 08:12 AM
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 893
Washington DC
B
Bill W Offline
Gold Member
Bill W  Offline
Gold Member
B

Joined: May 2010
Posts: 893
Washington DC
Originally Posted By: davinwv
Originally Posted By: Bill W
I just updated both my MBP and Mac Mini - consistent issue with stuck notes on both...weird.


I've had this issue on v2.2, but v2.5 was supposed to fix it. You should report your experience in this KVR thread:

https://www.kvraudio.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=494250


I did that - thanks!


Korg Kronos 61 (2); Casio PX-350M; 2015 Macbook Pro and 2012 Mac Mini (Logic Pro X and Mainstage).

My Genesis Tribute Band: www.sellingfairfaxbythepound.com



Moderated by  Dave Bryce, Stephen Fortner 

 
   
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.1