Note: this post is from 2008, outbound links may be broken.
SoftwareMusicians.com releases New York Snares volume 1
A total of 56 snares carefully sampled and processed to make the sounds perfectly suited for those gritty, hard hitting eastcoast hiphop beats or other music genres in need of some crispy snare sounds.
The samples are in 16bit / 44,100 Hz / STEREO PCM .WAV FORMAT which means they are compatible with nearly all audio software and or hardware samplers and sequencers, including Pro Tools, Fruity Loops, Reason, Cubase, Kontakt, Battery, Sonar, Logic, Acid Pro, Halion, Recycle, Ableton Live, Cool Edit and many many more.
New York Snares volume 1 is available for download and costs $15 USD (If you order before the end of March you will get a free copy of volume 2 when it arrives in April).