The Drum Broker has introduced Bad Friends Breaks, a sample pack featuring a collection of breakbeat drum loops.
From the digger that brought you Minty Breaks, comes our next Break Kit installment… Bad Friend Breaks.
Bad Friend Breaks features 242 rare & dusty gems for you to chop, process, stack & layer, and incorporate into your own beats. Step your drum game up with this must have Break Kit for your drum collection.
Alex Matheu has updated the Glitchbreaks music app for iOS to version 1.21.
Glitchbreaks is an iOS Universal manipulation tool for “Glitching” breakbeats. Glitchbreaks uses four audio channels setup like mute groups. You can quickly switch between them to construct new beats, or manipulate loop points to “Cut” or “Glitch” the breaks.
Changes in Glitchbreaks v1.21
Fixed Bug with MIDI crashing when turning it off.
Audiobus Filter port – Now you can apply effects to audio from other Audiobus-compatible apps!
[1.20] Added Full MIDI support, Virtual MIDI, MIDI Clock Sync In and Out, MIDI Learn.
[1.20] Made Waveform Touchable for Loop Modulation.
[1.20] Added Large Waveform view for iPad.
[1.20] Added Waveform to Cut Editor for iPad.
[1.20] Cut Offset now works from first cut.
[1.20] Bug Fixes.
Glitchbreaks is available to purchase at a limited time 40% discount.
Mecha Audio has announced Fools Gold, a collection of classic sounding 60′s and 70′s funk and soul breaks.
570 custom made and carefully processed vintage breakbeats. All royalty free for use in your Hip-Hop, Drum and Bass, Electronic and Dance music tracks. Nowhere else will you find such a large collection of seemingly rare, unheard of drum breaks. It’s as if you have found a collection of old vinyl with untapped drumming goodness.
Fools Gold comes in two formats, both of which you can download after purchase, The first is a standard folder with all the breaks in .wav and .rex2 files, the second is a Reason Refill, containing the same .wav and .rex2 files, pick whichever suits you or take both.
Fools Gold features
A new collection of vintage sounding breakbeats.
Hand crafted with various drum kits.
Processed with a variety of hardware and software effects.
This small but monstrous studio pack is loaded with really fresh drum loops. All the loops were created with a smooth organic feel.
All these flexible breaks are kept simple and clean in a two step style so you have enough space for further manipulation. These breaks were specially designed and programmed so you can use them instantly but all these dope samples contain enough sonic head room for you to effect them in any way you like without degrading the overall sound of the breaks.
With 82 tight breakbeat, 19 shuffle and 10 cymbal loops and over 60 Bonus breakbeats you get a powerful weapon for your upcoming production or remixes. The packs options feature Apple loops and Rex2. The pack also features WAV files which are clearly labeled and tempo marked for total ease of use while selecting the right break for your production.
The sample pack is available to purchase for £24.95 GBP.