Black Octopus Sound has released Monster Kicks Volume 1, a collection of 128 kick drum samples.
A monstrous library of 128 premium kicks suitable for all kinds of electronic music, these drum samples have been sculpted from the ground up and have been crafted with expert precision using refined synthesis and sampling techniques.
The bassdrums in this library have been designed to rattle club speakers and punch through the toughest mixes! Special care has been taken to ensure that the samples in this pack both sit in a track right away but also and have room for additional processing and compression. A wide range of high end analog gear and hardware has been used in the production of this pack ensuring these kicks have analog warmth and presence.
Selecting the right kick drum is essential in club and electronic music production and Monster Kicks is one secret weapon you do not want to be without!
Monster Kicks Volume 1 is available to purchase for $17.99 USD.
More information: Black Octopus Sound / Monster Kicks Volume 1
Black Octopus Sound has released Siren, a sample library featuring 1GB of vocal recordings.
There is nothing quite like finding the right vocal for a track and with Siren you are given a collection of vocals that range from beautiful, angelic, and haunting from this sought after vocalist. 15 construction kits paired with a massive supply of bonus material, all organized and labelled with correct key and tempo information make this pack a producers dream.
Siren by Veela features
- 15 Construction Kits – Vocals phrases and samples suitable for all kinds of music, each kit is named with the original chord progression it was recorded to for maximum efficiency. All kits are recorded to 128bpm and still sound great when stretched to other tempos.
- Loops – Gated sustains, vocal percussion, and twisted glitch loops perfect for chopping up or laying directly in your track. All loops tempo stretched to 128bpm and labelled with the correct pitch.
- Vocal FX – Heavily verbed breaths, reverse reverbs both tonal and atonal, and blurred vocal swells perfect for transitions for for building tension in your tracks
- Spoken – Over 100 spoken phrases, perfect to drop in over a breakdown or fill. Begging to be chopped up into intricate edits!
- Bonus Material – All of the production material such as random weird vocal noises, single sustain tones (several for each note), laughs and sighs & breath noises. These recordings are a sound designers paradise!
- Siren was recorded with a Neuman TLM103 and processed with the finest gear from Universal Audio for analog warmth such as Studer A800, Empirical Labs Fatso, LA2A compressor, EMT250, Valhalla Room, Harrison 32C EQ, SSL E Channel Strip, Manley Massive Passive EQ. All recordings are relatively dry however to ensure the producer has maximum flexibility.
Siren by Veela is available to purchase for the introductory price of $39.99 USD (regular $49.99 USD).
More information: Black Octopus Sound / Siren by Veela