Prime Loops has launched Epic Staccato Strings, a sample pack featuring 885MB of dramatic string samples & orchestral loops.
Whether composing thrilling film scores or adding some extra musical excitement to Hip Hop, Pop, Reggaeton, R&B or any other genre, EPIC STACCATO STRINGS will deliver all of the theatrical, cinematic and emotional elements for your productions. From urgent arpeggios to exasperated, foreboding and gloomy basses, rousing chord progressions, harmonious string runs, suspenseful string sequences and elevating violin melodies there’s a vast range of colossal sounds constructed from scratch.
Plunging into your sample archive via direct download, EPIC STACCATO STRINGS delivers a huge 885MB of orchestral string samples into your hands. Each string loop, supplied in immaculate 24-bit High Definition clarity is arranged into its own category so you can browse folders of Arpeggios, Basses, Progressions, Runs, Sequences and Violin Melodies to find the perfect set of samples for your mix.
The sample pack costs £19.95 GBP. It is currently half off in the Prime Loops Xmas Sale.
More information: Prime Loops / Epic Staccato Strings
Prime Loops has announced that its Holiday Sale was extended.
50% Sale Extended
Yes! You can now save BIG on all of our award-winning Prime Loops Sample Packs & Synth Preset Banks until January 14th, 2014!
Get ready for an awesome 2014, with Prime Loops
More information: Prime Loops / Holiday Sale
8Dio has announced the release of Zeus Drummer, a deep-sampled progressive metal rock kit instrument for Native Instruments Kontakt.
ZEUS is one of the most extensive sampled drum kits ever done. It contains over 38.000 samples and over 35.000 lines of code. In addition ZEUS contains (upper range of keyboard) our new Flow-Note Technology, which allows for completely realistic drumming.
ZEUS also comes with a wealth of presets. Gorgeous 3D rendered interface. Superb mixing and remapping controls. FX assignment pr. channel. Ability to output to individual channels and a wealth of other options.
Zeus Drummer features
- Deep-Sampled Drum Kit w/ Flow Note Technology.
- 10 Microphone Positions and superb mixing controls.
- 38.150 Samples / 6GB (lossless compression 20GB).
- Custom Flow-Note Tech for completely realistic drumming.
- Intuitive and Flexible UI – you don’t have to be an engineer.
- Built-in FX (Spread, EQ, Comp, LOFI & Compression).
- + 35.000 lines of code and highly intuitive mixing tools.
Zeus is available to purchase for the introductory price of $179 USD until January 7th, 2014 (regular $249 USD).
More information: 8Dio Productions / Zeus Drummer
D16 Group has announced version 1.1.2 of its LuSH-101 synthesizer instrument plugin for Windows and Mac.
This update concerns only users owning computers with more than 16 cores available (including hyperthreaded ones). Previous versions of LuSH-101 caused instant crash on an attempt of enabling Multi-core support in the plug-in on such machines. This update fixes the problem.
So if this update doesn’t concern you, please don’t install it, because it doesn’t bring anything new and doesn’t fix any other issues.
LuSH-101 for Windows and Mac (VST/AU) is currently available to purchase at a 30% discount as part of D16 Group’s Winter Sale. Version 1.1.2 is now available to download for all LuSH-101 owners at the User Area.
More information: D16 Group / LuSH-101
Fiedler Audio has released version 1.2 of AD 480 Reverb, a reverb app for iOS.
The AD 480 is the first professional reverb effect app for your iDevices. In the studio, on stage, on the road or simply on your sofa – with the AD 480 you get a flexible effect you can use anywhere you might be. It works as a stand alone effect app (especially well with a connected audio interface) or inside Audiobus.
Changes in AD 480 Reverb v1.2
- InterApp Audio.
- Audio Recording, Playback and Offline Processing.
- Import and Export of Audio Files.
- iTunes Library Access.
- Dynamic Upgrade (all present versions of the AD 480 on your iDevice are automatically upgraded to the highest version installed, i.e. if you have AD 480 free, basic and pro installed, they all become pro!).
- AD 480 free got a mix fader.
- AD 480 basic got inApp purchase for upgrading to pro.
The AD 480 Reverb is available to purchase for $3.99 USD (Basic) / $14.99 USD (Pro). A free version is also available.
More information: Fiedler Audio / AD 480 Reverb
OddIction has announced Cementite, a free sample pack.
For those of you that are looking for some new weird sounds, here’s your chance! Just uploaded a bundle of sonic mayhem; 200 24bit oneshot wav-files.
Don’t worry! The samplepack is free, no strings attached. Just click the button below and “pay with a tweet”.
More information: OddIction / Cementite
Prime Loops has launched Electro Trap, a sample pack featuring 350MB of Electro & Trap Crossover samples, loops and one-shots.
So what exactly are we packing here? Inside this sick trap sample library you can expect to find all the standard elements of Trap, except these are the freshest, most ferocious frequencies you’ve heard so far. Infused with a powerful dose of Electro elements, you’ll be buzzing when you plug ELECTRO TRAP into your productions!
Loaded with over 350MB of the hottest Trap samples, loops and one-shots, ELECTRO TRAP guarantees to fry your sound with ultimate Crunk infested Dirty South inspired Hip Hop harassing swagger! We’ve got a massive hit of Bassline Loops, Drum Loops, Synth Loops and SFX Loops, not to mention a One-Shots folder crammed full of Claps, Cymbals, Hats, Kicks and Snares especially for the beat builders out there. With numerous variations of each beat in the Drum Loops folder, and another Sub Folder dedicated to those essential Snare Rolls, you’ll have no trouble picking the right beat for your productions!
The sample pack costs £19.95 GPB. It is currently available at 50% off as part of Prime Loops’ Holiday Sale.
More information: Prime Loops / Electro Trap