HeadlessBuddha Samples releases Coffee Cups Percussion for Kontakt

Coffee Cups Percussion for Kontakt

HeadlessBuddha Samples has launched Coffee Cups Percussion, a virtual instrument library for Native Instruments Kontakt.

We love coffee almost as much as we love vintage gear. Once upon a time, Sanches was listening to some of his recorded ideias for a new psychedelic rock project while having a cup of coffee and started drumming almost automatically while the song kept going.

The ideia for the Coffee Time Series came from this moment. He thought:
– Hey, I have a lot of cups around the house! I could make an awesome percussion instrument with it!
So he got five of these cups in different sizes, weights, and materials and recorded a track for his new song (which still unreleased). After doing that, thought it would be useful to make a Kontakt instrument out of these five cups, and so he made it. He got his little spoon and experimented with it by hitting the cups in different positions and different areas.

Coffee Cups Percussion features

  • 92 Samples (six different combinations of spoon position and cup area on each of the five cups and three velocity layers on each combination plus two effects).
  • 1 Kontakt instrument.
  • 15.5 MB.
  • 44.1kHz/16 bit .wav format.
  • All recorded on an old cassette tape recorder.

The library is available to purchase for $4 USD. Until Saturday October 19th, you can get it for free when sharing on Facebook or Twitter.

More information: HeadlessBuddha Samples / Coffee Cups Percussion

comment

More posts that match this tag

Short links for April 10th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on April 10th, 2008: # Scientists ask: Can you sing death metal without ruining you voice? – Dr Julian McGlashan from Queens Medical Center in Nottingham asks whether … read more

Helvetica Coffee Mug

Veer is selling a cool Helvetica Coffee Mug, a convergence of good taste. From the product page: Coffee, like Helvetica, is an acquired taste. To satisfy both habits, this white ceramic mug features four weights … read more

Related: , , , Posted in random posts on Oct 01, 2007 - comment 0 comments

Interactive LED coffee table

Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories has teamed up with Because We Can to create two interactive LED coffee tables. Windell writes: What’s an interactive LED coffee table? (Funny you should ask….) It’s a coffee table that … read more

Related: , , , , , , Posted in random posts on Sep 27, 2007 - comment 0 comments

Short links for August 30th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on August 30th, 2007: Pac-Man carpet – Hand woven carpet in 100% wool. One of two made (from Portugal). Coffee Drinks Illustrated – Side-by-side diagrams of a few … read more

Short links for August 23rd, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on August 23rd, 2007: Vacation, All I Never Wanted – United States citizens annually have 0 days legally required paid annual leave. Ultimate Flash Face – Construct faces … read more