Patchbanks has announced the release of Beat Masters South Vol.2, the second series of hybrid analog/digital synths for elite producers in need of hot trending quality sounds for high-end music production.
Inside contains a mash up of 200 loops consisting of hard leads, plucks, arpeggiations, ambient pads, crash stabs, fx and other instrument sounds used for making various southern style beats. But it doesn’t stop there.
We’ve gone the extra mile for producers who demand bigger and better sounds by layering many of the loops, giving you two sounds in one for more value and instant fullness as you drop them in your beats.
This collection is also great for sampling chords and licks for producers who use samplers and prefer to chop and rearrange sounds.
Beat Masters South Vol.2 features
- 200 Loops.
- 24bit Aiff format.
- Music Styles: Various South Beats.
- 70-88 Bpm.
The sample pack is available for purchase for $39.95 USD.
More information: Patchbanks / Beat Masters South Vol.2
Dubdrops has announced Dub Stepper Beats, the first release in a new series of authentic Dub and Reggae beats.
Dub Drops proudly announce a brand new range of authentic Dub and Reggae beats that come supplied with mixed ready to drop loops and one shot samples collected into banks of 16 kit sounds ready mapped to your favourite drum samplers, complete with MIDI Grooves for a total flexible beat workout.
First up is Dub Stepper Beats Vol1, the first in a trilogy of heavyweight beats that take inspiration from classic early Dancehall Roots Radics to 80s Prince Jammy and Digital King Tubby. The collection features a wealth of one shot Drums and Dub SFX organised into kits, MIDI files and Soft Sampler Patches.
Dub Steppers Vol1 features 10 Full Kits ranging from 71 to 142 BPM with multiple patterns per kit available as Sampler Patches + MIDI and also fully programmed up for FXpansion Geist performed by Horseman and Prince Fatty at Fatty Dub HQ using all the usual weapons of Dub Destruction!
The pack is available from Loopmasters for £24.95 GBP.
More information: Dubdrops / Dub Stepper Beats
ADSR Sounds has launched Breaking Beats, a 38 video tutorial course in which Bassgorilla teaches beat programming and drum design.
Find Out How YOU Can Make Drums That Will Completely Change Your Music & Up Your Game!
Bassgorilla shares with you everything he knows about how to create dancefloor-demolishing drums that make more impact than a wrecking ball to a six-storey building.
After this step-by-step course, you’ll have the skills at your disposal to create drum sounds and program beats using a wide range of cutting-edge techniques used by some of the best producers in EDM and bass music today.
The course is available for purchase for $47 USD.
More information: ADSR / Breaking Beats
Samplephonics has launched Warped Beats, a new sample library by Soundbits.
Warped Beats is a twisted sonic experiment, containing intricate glitched out drum loops, effects loops, bass loops, one shot wav drum samples, effects samples plus a large collection of sampler instruments for EXS24, Reason NN-XT, Kontakt, Ableton Sampler, Motu Mach5, Steinberg Halion and SFZ.
Split over tempos from 100-125bpm, this sample library can be used to subtly add complex rhythms and interesting textures to a range of styles, or be used more obviously to create heavy glitch patterns and industrial grooves.
The sample pack is available for purchase for £30 GBP.
More information: Samplephonics
Zenhiser has launched UK Garage Drums, a sample pack with 168 MB of beats & drum hits for Garage music production.
‘UK Garage Drums’ contains legendary drum loops with that London street attitude and swagger, it’s the evolutionary place where Garage was raised and we’ve captured that classic urban sound. 30 drum beats with 172 loops makes up the beat section giving multiple takes of the same beat, with kick, without kick, broken down and the essential driver, this is a serious part of the garage pack but there’s much more, 123 drum sounds, all classic, all 100% guaranteed Garage!
And as with all our samples packs we always think of you first so each drum style is separated into folders making these royalty free garage drum hits a breeze to use. All in ‘UK Garage Drums’ totals 295 samples and loops, that a whole bunch of pure Garage goodness, that makes this Zenhiser pack a no brainer, so get into the Garage movement now and join the worldwide producer revolution, it’s your duty as a Garage soldier to deliver insane swingin’ beats to the worldwide population.
The sample pack is available for purchase for $30 AUD.
More information: Zenhiser / UK Garage Drums
Standard Beat Company has announced Dark Downtempo 5, a sample pack featuring a new set of construction style beats.
A continuation of the top seller from the beatserv days, Dark Downtempo 5 integrates elements of dub, trip hop, and downtempo into an essential set of tools for cinematic chillout production.
Dark Downtempo 5 includes 10 construction style beats (a total of 47 loops) in .rex, Apple Loops, Reason .rfl, and 24bit WAV format. Also included is a custom kit for Native Instruments Battery 4 and 68 individual hits in 24bit WAV format.
The pack is available as a download, priced at $29 USD.
More information: Standard Beat Company / Dark Downtempo 5
Planet-H has released G-Stomper Rhythm for Android, a versatile Tool for Musicians and Beat Producers, designed to create your beats on the go.
It’s a feature packed, Step Sequencer based Drum Machine/Groovebox, a Track Grid Sequencer, 24 Drum Pads, an Effect Rack, a Master Section and a Line Mixer. Never lose a single beat again. Write it down and rock your own jam session wherever you are, and finally export it Track by Track or as Mixdown in Studio Quality up to 32bit 96kHz Stereo.
Whatever you are up to, practice your instrument, create beats for later use in the Studio, just jam and have fun, G-Stomper Rhythm has you covered. What are you waiting for, it’s free, so let’s rock!
G-Stomper Rhythm is a pure, sampler based Drum Machine, which is dedicated to beats, ideally for beginners as well as for experienced users.
The app is a free download for Android.
More information: Planet-H / G-Stomper Rhythm