Results for acoustic

Below are the posts that should have something to do with 'acoustic'.

Note: Use the search form in the top right if you're looking for something specific.

  

Samplerbanks releases Pro Acoustic Guitar Vol. 1 by Session Band

Samplerbanks Pro Acoustic Guitar Vol. 1

Samplerbanks has launched Pro Acoustic Guitar – Volume 1, a collection of over 6,500 precision-cut, chord-based acoustic guitar loops recorded exclusively by one of Europe’s leading session guitarists.

Every loop is chord-based and has been individually recorded, so for songwriters and producers, this copyright-free collection of acoustic guitar strumming and picking loops is an absolute must. All 19 styles contain the same combination of 2-bar, 1-beat and sustained 1-bar end-chord loops. Comprehensive look-up table included for easy key/chord/tempo/style identification of loops.

Every loops individually recorded by French session guitarist Christian Marsac (Terence Trent D’Arby, Spice Girls, Alison Moyet, Another Level, Diesel, Yazz, and more). 

Pro Acoustic Guitar Vol. 1 features

  • 19 Construction Kits.
  • 6,840 WAV loops in total, 4.6 GB.
  • 19 popular strumming and picking patterns.
  • Tempos from 59 BPM to 166 BPM.
  • 10 most popular chord variations for every root note in every style.
  • 2,280 2-bar loops.
  • 2,280 1-beat loops.
  • 2,280 1-bar end loops.
  • Every loop is chord-based.
  • All sounds are 100% royalty-free for your production.

The sample pack is available for £29.99 GBP.

More information: Samplerbanks / Pro Acoustic Guitar Vol 1

comment

IK Multimedia updates ARC to v2.2 (incl. AAX)

IK Multimedia has released version 2.2 of its ARC advanced room correction system, adding 64 bit AAX compatibility.

IK Multimedia ARC 2

ARC System 2 (Advanced Room Correction) is the sequel of the first and only acoustic correction system that combines a measurement microphone, measurement software AND a correction plug-in to improve the sound reliability and acoustics of your studio in an elegant, low-cost portable solution The latest update to ARC System 2 adds AAX 64-bit compatibilty with Avid Pro Tools 11.

Please note: For compatibilty reasons, this is a mandatory update for T-RackS 4.5 users. ARC 2.2 is the only acoustic correction system that combines a measurement microphone, measurement software AND a correction plug-in to improve the sound reliability and acoustics of your studio in an elegant, low-cost portable solution.

ARC System 2 is available to purchase for 249.99 EUR.

More information: IK Multimedia / ARC System 2

comment

Vir2 Instruments releases Acou6tics

Vir2 Instruments Acou6tics

Vir2 Instruments has launched Acou6tics, a Kontakt powered virtual acoustic guitar instrument.

Following in the footsteps of Vir2 Instruments’ award-winning Electri6ity electric guitar virtual instrument, Acou6tics applies the same advanced technologies to re-imagine the virtual acoustic guitar.

Vir2 has meticulously recorded six different acoustic instruments: a steel-string guitar, twelve-string, nylon string, ukulele, mandolin, and guitalele, and presents them in astonishing detail. It features both plectrum and finger picking, and Blumlein stereo recordings alongside the piezo pickup perspective.

Thousands of samples across more than a dozen articulations were recorded for each instrument, including sustains, mutes, releases, legatos, hammer-ons and pull-offs, slides, harmonics, and effects. Acou6tics also features virtual room control with adjustable mic distance and sympathetic resonance.

Acou6tics for Kontakt and Kontakt Player costs $399.95 USD.

More information: Vir2 Instruments / Acou6tics

comment

Ample Sound updates Ample Guitar plugins to v1.6.0

Ample Sound has released version 1.6.0 of its Ample Guitar series plugins (AGF, AGG, AGP, AGM, AGT and AGL).

Ample Guitar 1.6 update

Changes in version 1.6.0

  • Electric guitar series plug-ins:
    • New sample engine (same as acoustic guitars).
    • 1000+ new samples, including Popping, Resonance, Finger Sound, FX Sound, even a new group Pick Touch and some supplements for Sustain.
    • Tab Player with optimization for electric guitar.
    • Features which previously only available for acoustic guitar such as Open String First, Keyboard Mode, Alternate Tuner, etc.
    • Same strummer system with acoustic guitar, including support for chord position and Mute 2 (Note F#4).
    • Rearrangement of 12 electric guitar demo projects. Added presets for 3rd party AMP\effects. Added projects for Pro Tools 11, Logic X and Sonar.
  • Acoustic & electric guitar series plugins:
    • Added an alternative auto legato mode Auto Slide in addition to Auto HP.
    • Added Online Activation.
    • Fixed minor bugs.

The updates are free of charge to existing Ample Guitar users.

More information: Ample Sound

comment

Big Fish Audio releases Guitar Sessions: Indie and Alternative Guitars

Guitar Sessions Indie and Alternative Guitars

Big Fish Audio has launched Guitar Sessions: Indie and Alternative Guitars, a sample library featuring 25 guitar kits.

This massive 5.8 GB (2.3 GB of 24-bit WAV files) collection of Indie and Alternative Songwriter Guitar Styles is a celebration of groups like The Lumineers, Of Monsters and Men, The Head and Heart, Mumford and Sons, Fun, Alabama Shakers, Florence and the Machine, The Avett Brothers, Fall Out Boy, Queens of the Stone Age, Civil Wars, Temper Trap, Young Novalis, Imagine Dragons and many more.

Guitar Sessions – Indie and Alternative Guitars contains 25 Kits with each and every kit containing three to five different and unique guitars. Styles of Guitars include Acoustic Strumming, Acoustic Picking, Mandolins Strumming, Mandolins Picking, Slide Guitars, Steel Guitars, Clean Electrics, Distorted Electrics, Riff and Heavy Guitars, Ambient Guitars, Effected Guitars, Muted Guitars, and many more. As part of the Xtended Series, each and every kit also contains multiple song sections (Verse, Chorus, Bridge/Breakdown, Turnaround and Outro) allowing for virtually unlimited options; giving you everything you need to tweak to your hearts content.

The sample library costs $129.95 USD.

More information: Big Fish Audio / Guitar Sessions

comment

Luxonix releases Pop Keys for Kontakt

Luxonix Pop Keys

Luxonix has released Pop Keys, a virtual electronic piano instrument sample library for Kontakt.

Pop Keys is a sample library for Kontakt of a useful keyboard sounds package.

Pop Keys has basically standard acoustic & electric piano sounds, moreover it has various keyboard instrument sounds total 150 presets. Just one Pop Keys will solve your keyboards part in your various music genres.

Pop Keys features

  • 150 .NKI Kontakt instrument presets for Kontakt 5.3+.
  • 1,451 samples, 24 bit / 44.1 kHz .NCW format samples (Lossless compression).
  • Includes various acoustic piano sounds, electric piano sounds, keyboard sounds for all music genres.
  • Innovate instrument structure by 2 layers mixing style.
  • Can easily make unique user sounds.
  • Easy and accurate digit display FX knobs.
  • About 900 MB installed (Compressed down from 2 GB).

The sample library is available to purchase for the introductory price of $29.99 USD / 22.99 EUR / £18.99 GBP through February 2014 (regular $59.99 USD / 44.99 EUR / £36.99 GBP).

More information: Luxonix / Pop Keys

comment

The Loop Loft releases Doug Wamble Acoustic Loops sample pack

Doug Wamble Acoustic Loops

The Loop Loft has released Doug Wamble Acoustic Loops, a sample library featuring a collection of acoustic guitar loops.

The acoustic guitar has been an essential element in almost every genre of modern music. From fingerpicking folk, to indie rock strumming, to mellow country chords, the acoustic guitar is the backbone of countless songs, yet something that has been overlooked in loop libraries…. until now.

With The Doug Wamble (Norah Jones, Madeleine Peyroux, Cassandra Wilson) Acoustic Guitar Collection we’ve captured performances in all of these styles in pristine, 24 bit 48 kHz detail and converted them into REX2, AIFF, WAV and Stylus RMX formats, so you can easily infuse your own tracks with acoustic goodness in any DAW.

The sample library is available to purchase for $29 USD.

More information: The Loop Loft / Doug Wamble Acoustic Loops

comment