Soundiron launches B-Sale & Demo Contest

Soundiron B-Sale

Soundiron has launched a B-Sale, offering up to 30% off selected sample libraries.

To celebrate the v2 update of our classic Bamblong library, we’re offering up to 30% Off on these fantastic instruments from now through May 1st, 2013.

  • Bizarre Sitar: regularly $39 Only $27
  • Bowed Bucket Bass: regularly $29 Only $19
  • Bamboo Stick Ensemble: regularly $39 Only $27
  • Bronze Bin: regularly $15 Only $10
  • Breaker: regularly $39 Only $27
  • Bamboo Collection: regularly $167 Only $84!
  • Bamblong: regularly $49 Only $39

Soundiron has also announced a demo song contest, offering a chance to win the Anklung used for the recording of its sample library.

We’re also holding a song-writing competition to see who can craft the best demo using only content and features from Bamblong. The best entry will win the actual 18-piece Indonesian Angklung set that we recorded for our extensive Angklung library. Two runners-up will receive a free copy of the Angklung library and all three will become featured artists. Just send us your mp3 by May 2nd, 2013. We’ll announce the winners on May 9th!

More information: Soundiron


Digital Sound Works releases Dramatic Percussion

Digital Sound Works Dramatic Percussion (cover)

Digital Sound Works has released Dramatic Percussion, a 6.5 GB virtual instrument (powered by TASCAM’s GVI streaming sample playback engine) which contains unusual or rarely recorded instruments.

Some of these instruments include, Boo Bams, Puili, Octabans, Large Taos drum, Anklung, a full range of bowed and scraped gongs, Crotales bowed and struck, Vietnamese split bamboo, Concert Toms, Waterphone, just to name a few.

Dramatic Percussion also contains traditional Orchestral Percussion instruments that are played in an untraditional way, such as thumb rolls and super balls on a Concert Bass drum! The uniqueness of this sample library comes from its unusual blend of instruments and how they were recorded.

Dramatic Percussion is available for a special introductory price of $199, in PC format (VSTi, RTAS, stand-alone) with a Mac version expected later this year.

Visit Digital Sound Works for more information and sound demos.