Verssion 6.5 for C, KC, Indigo2 and rack XL 10/11/03
Access Music GmbH, the people who make those power-packed (and awawrd winning) Virus synthesizers just
released OS6.5 for the Virus C, KC, Indigo2 and rack XL. Just the fact that we are at version 6.5 is a testament to their commitment to range and is sure to get more out of the hardware.
OS6.5 features a brand new low pass filter algorithm which has been
carefully modelled after the Mini Moog. The self-resonating "Analog Filter"
which comes in 4 variations (1 pole 6dB/oct, 2 poles 12dB/oct, 3 poles
18dB/oct and 4 poles 24dB/oct) even exceeds it's role model in terms of
On top of that, the saturation of the virtual Ladder filter is controllable
using Access' new DCE (Discreet Circuit Emulation) technology.
The update comes with 60 new sounds by Howard Scarr, Ben Crosland and Matt
Skaggs which have been especially programmed for the new filter.
OS6.5 is free of charge and available now from the Access website. There is
also a new section which outlines the filters capabilities with loads of
Icon Of Coil signature soundset
Sebastian R. Komor, bandleader and founder of the EBM/futurepop project Icon
Of Coil provided a new Virus signature soundset and was interviewed on the