Camel Audio has announced Iceland, a new sound library for its Alchemy sample manipulation synthesizer for Windows and Mac.
Inspired by the beautiful and otherworldly landscapes of Iceland, this evocative library contains 150 expertly crafted presets by sound designers biomechanoid and Deru, and utilises 550MB of exclusive sample content recorded around Iceland, including streams, glaciers, caves and an Icelandic girls’ choir.
The presets come with 8 Remix Pad variations each, and lend themselves perfectly to the more atmospheric and experimental side of composition across a wide range of genres.
- 150 sounds by biomechanoid and Deru (1200 variations).
- Includes 27 synths, 23 soundscapes, 20 pads, 19 drums, 12 sound effects, 12 vocals, 11 rhythmic, 10 basses, 7 keys, 4 mallets, 3 woodwinds, 2 organs.
- Suitable for experimental, soundtrack, ambient, electronic, soundscape, techno.
Iceland for Alchemy and Alchemy Player costs $59 USD/49 EUR/£39 GBP.
A mobile version of Iceland (containing 50 presets) is also available as an in-app purchase from the Alchemy Mobile iOS app, priced at $4.99 USD/4.49 EUR/£2.99 GBP.
More information: Camel Audio / Iceland
Audiority has announced Omnisphere Cinematic II, a new sound library for the Omnisphere virtual instrument by Spectrasonics.
Omnisphere Cinematic II is the sequel of our bestseller Omnisphere Cinematic, featuring 100 new modern presets designed for Dark Ambient, Film, Soundtrack and Underscore.
Omnisphere Cinematic II features
- 26 Arp + Rhythm.
- 5 Drums.
- 10 Impact + Hits.
- 10 Oneshot Hits (Risers + Whooshes).
- 10 Synth Bass.
- 33 Pads + Textures.
- 6 Keyboards.
The sound library is available to purchase for the introductory price of 12 EUR until February 18th, 2014 (regular 18 EUR). Requires Spectrasonics Omnisphere 1.5.7d or higher, full version.
Previous owners of Omnisphere TOTAL Bundle, Hybrid Composer Bundle and Hybrid Composer Bundle Extended who purchased the bundles before January 2014 can upgrade for a special price.
More information: Audiority / Omnisphere Cinematic II
Vintage Synth Pads has announced the release of The Ambient Zebra, a collection of 100 presets for u-he Zebra 2 that takes full advantage of the new modules in Zebra 2.7.
The concept is presets that are 100% suited for Ambient Music, Film/Soundtrack, Game Design, Chill Out, etc.
The 100 presets include a large quantity of meticulously designed Atmospheres and visual Sounds-capes.
The Ambient Zebra features
- Highly visual atmospheres.
- Lush Pads both modern and vintage.
- Slow moving melodic patches.
- Industrial landscapes.
- Various ambient noise.
- Percussive sounds.
The soundset costs $27.98 USD. An introductory 20% discount is available by using coupon code ambient at checkout.
More information: Vintage Synth Pads / The Ambient Zebra
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on Feb 07, 2014
ADSR Sounds is offering a limited time 40% discount on the Enchantment Of Absynth Vol. 1 soundset, featuring 110 organic sounds by Leap Into The Void.
Soundscapes that evolve like they have a life of their own. Lead sounds that sense and react to every little nuance of your playing. Bass sounds that will bite anything, should you want them to.
You’ll find evolving pads, tempo-synced soundscapes, darkness, percussive sounds, synthetic physical models of acoustic instruments yet to be invented and more.
Suited for anything organic, be it electronica, film music, dark ambient, contemporary art-music, progressive rock, minimalism, metal, jazz, pop, games production, drum & bass, etc.
The soundset is on sale for $24 USD (regular $40 USD) until February 19th, 2014.
More information: ADSR Sounds / Enchantment Of Absynth Vol. 1
Diego Callegari has released DCSI Closet Loops Vol 1, a free sample pack.
These loops are original and produced by DCSI for glitch, ambient and electronic music, cut out from Diego Callegari’s music tracks. You can use them freely in your productions.
They’re 40 samples/loops, 44.1 kHz 16bit sample wav files.
The pack is a free download at DCSI.
More information: DCSI / DCSI Closet Loops Vol 1
Equinox Sounds has launched Total Midi: Ambient & Chillout, a bundle of MIDI loops from previously released packs.
‘Total MIDI: Ambient & Chillout’ from Equinox Sounds features their best ten MIDI collections for creating Ambient, Chillout and Downtempo music into one bundle.
You’ll get a total of 40 MIDI Construction Kits and 198 MIDI loops. All phrases are 100% royalty-free and ready to be assigned to your favourite synth or sampler in your personal and commercial productions.
All of these MIDI Construction Kits and MIDI loops are suitable for Ambient, Cinematic, Downtempo and Soundtrack composers searching for some melodic inspiration.
The MIDI bundle pack is available to purchase for $34.95 USD.
More information: Equinox Sounds / Total Midi: Ambient & Chillout
Equinox Sounds has released Chillout MIDI Pad Chord Progressions 2, a collection of 30 pad chord progressions.
‘Chillout MIDI Pad Chord Progressions 2′ from Equinox Sounds brings you another set of 30 lush and laid-back pad chord progressions in MIDI format suitable for Chillout, Ambient, Downtempo, Soundtrack and TV composers searching for some melodic inspiration. All phrases are 100 royalty-free and ready to be assigned to your favourite synth or sampler in your personal and commercial productions.
‘Chillout MIDI Pad Chord Progressions 2′ features 30 blissed-out pad chord progressions in MIDI format for creating the melodic foundations for Chillout, Ambient and Downtempo music tracks. These chord progressions are also perfect as a basis for music for TV and film.
The MIDI pack is available to purchase for $19.95 USD.
More information: Equinox / Chillout MIDI Pad Chord Progressions 2
Equinox Sounds has launched the Ambient & Cinematic MIDI Kits and Complete Chillout & Lounge MIDI, two bundles featuring previously released MIDI packs.
‘Ambient & Cinematic MIDI Kits Bundle (Vols 1-3)’ combines the three most popular Equinox Sounds Ambient and Cinematic MIDI Construction Kits collections into one bundle. You’ll get a total of 15 fantastic lush and deep Ambient/Cinematic Construction Kits in MIDI format suitable for Ambient, Cinematic, Soundtrack and TV composers searching for some melodic inspiration.
‘Complete Chillout & Lounge MIDI Bundle’ combines the three most popular Equinox Sounds MIDI collections for creating a wide variety of music styles such as Chillout, Lounge and Deep House into one bundle. You’ll get a total of ten Construction Kits in MIDI format plus 33 MIDI loops featuring piano, keyboard and clavinet licks and chord progressions.
All phrases are 100 royalty-free and ready to be assigned to your favourite synth or sampler in your personal and commercial productions.
The MIDI bundles are available to purchase for $29.95 USD each.
More information: Equinox Sounds