Goldbaby Productions has announced its Urban Cookbook Vol. 1 sample library.
Want to cook up some delicious beats… well then you probably need my cookbook. The ingredients are full of saturated fat, MSG, a heap of sugar and are not suitable for a low cholesterol diet. The recipes are perfect for these dishes: Hip Hop, Dub Step, Drum & Bass, Breaks, Grime, Dance Hall, Electro… Although chefs making other dishes like: IDM, House and Techno will appreciate the varied high quality ingredients. Punchy Kicks, Solid Snares, Hi Hats, Toms, Percussion, Claps, Cymbals, Layering tools, FX, Vinyl Hits, Chord Hits, Bass tools and Rex Loops… just over 1 GB of the freshest ingredients.
With patches for Maschine & Mikro, Battery 3, Kontakt 4, Geist and Logic’s EXS-24. You will need the full version of Kontakt 4 or 5 to use the Kontakt patches. The free player will only load them in demo mode.
Goldbaby’s Urban Cookbook Vol. 1 is available to purchase for $49 USD.
Native Instruments has announced a time-limited special offer on KOMPLETE 8, to mark the official beginning of spring.
From March 21st – 29th 2012, owners of MASSIVE, ABSYNTH, BATTERY, FM8, REAKTOR, KONTAKT, GUITAR RIG PRO or GUITAR RIG KONTROL can upgrade to KOMPLETE 8 for the special price of $299 / 299 EUR / ¥29800. This offer is available exclusively at the NI Online Shop and applies to all versions of the single instruments, making this upgrade opportunity especially attractive to those owning older versions of the instruments.
KOMPLETE 8 is a comprehensive and inspiring collection of the highest-quality instruments and effects for musicians, producers and sound designers – the industry-standard bundle for studio and stage. It includes 27 fully-fledged products, 11,000 presets and over 100 GB of samples. The selection covers a wide range of instrument types and musical styles, from detailed sampled instruments to innovative synthesizers and a comprehensive arsenal of acoustic and electronic percussion. Even at full price, it offers tremendous value, with an 80% saving compared to the total MSRP of the individual instruments.
This time-limited offer is valid on purchases of the special KOMPLETE 8 Upgrade, available from March 21, 2012 until March 29, 2012, at the NI Online Shop only. Please note that according to NI terms and conditions, e-vouchers cannot be used in conjunction with special offers.
Soulviasound has released Percussive, a new unconventional sound pack designed for Maschine, Ableton Live 8 and Battery 3.
The sounds are recorded multi velocity from some unconventional and traditional percussion, then post produced and in the end, tuned in MASCHINE 1.7, Ableton Live 8 (in Drum Rack) and Battery 3. You’ll find some agressive and industrial sounds combined with traditional percussion.
This sound pack:
10 Drum Kits for MASCHINE 1.7, Abeton Live 8 & Battery 3
over 550 samples 24bit/44.1Khz
This sound pack can be used used in MASCHINE 1.7, Ableton Live 8.2.7 and Battery 3.2.3 or you can use the samples in your favourite drum maschine. If you don’t know about MASCHINE and never have had the chance of playing it, you should consider testing it or watch the videos on NI web site because it has a really nice work flow.
The Percussive sound library is avaialble to purchase for 19.99 EUR.
Industrial Strength Records has released Massive Hard Step, a collection of presets and samples by Lenny Dee.
Lenny Dee’s Hardstep contains a wide range of NI Massive presets and small starter kits to get the juices flowing while producing Dubstep or Grime.
This is not your average pack in any way shape or form. Mr Dee’s mission was to create something new in which you can build ideas on while using this pack as well as being a perfect tool for your music productions. The pack was created in between his session work with Sound Boy Pussy at the Isr studios in Brooklyn New York.
Lenny Dee Massive Hard Step features
2.17 GB content, 24-bit quality.
Includes 122 Rex2 Loops, 339 Apple Loops, 439 Acid Wav and various Wav files + 588 bonus samples.