Loops de la Crème has released the World Sounds Deluxe Set, a collection of percussion instruments for Native Instruments Kontakt.
A fascinating, highly detailed collection of over 30 percussion instruments, with unexpected additionnal features!
This sample pack features essential instruments (congas, djembes, drumset, tambourines…) as well as unique handmade ones (voodoo bone shaker, ghana double bell, calebasse…)
World Sounds Deluxe Set features
- Over 30 percussion instruments.
- 35 Kontakt patches.
- One main set with all the instruments spread over 7 octaves for instant playability.
- Up to 20 velocity layers for realistic, dynamic response.
- 22 unique chromatic patches ready to be combined and layered to create new ethnic instruments.
- All samples recorded with as little ambience as possible to ensure maximum flexibility and usefulness.
- 15 reverb impulse responses.
- Bonus nature loops (birds, savannah, forest ambience…)
- 776 samples , Total size unzipped: 294MB.
The World Sounds Deluxe Set is available to purchase for the intoductory price of 12 EUR / $15.90 USD until March 31st, 2012 (50% off regular). A free demo/preview kit (6 instruments, 1 Kontakt patch, 60 samples, 19MB) can be downloaded here.
More information: Loops de la Crème / World Sounds Deluxe Set
Patchbanks has announced the release of Xango Grooves, a collection of 160+ uncut quality bongo and conga loops for producers in search of swinging rhythms suited for House, Electronica, Tribal and other various styles of music.
All audio loops were mixed and recorded live using only the best gear to achieve a clean-compressed sound, which will add clarity, color and punch to your drum mix. If you’re big on percussion drums, expect nothing less then quality grooves that will be highly useful for many your upcoming beats.
Xango Grooves features
- Quantity: 160+ Loops.
- File Type: Wav.
- Music Styles: House, Electronic, Tribal.
- Range: 120-128 Bpm.
Xango Grooves is available to purchase for $24.95 USD.
More information: Patchbanks / Xango Grooves
Future Loops has released Dance Percussion 01, collection of over 500 percussion Loops & One Shots specially designed for Dance & Electronic producers.
Dance Percussion 01 features live performances all recorded at the club-friendly tempo of 128 BPM and is ready to bring depth and detail to your beat efforts : from House, Techno and Progressive to Electro , Breakbeat or Chill-Out.
The rhythmic patterns in Dance Percussion 01 range from fast paced to tight funky , from chilled to trance inducing. This sample pack was built for producers looking to construct complex and dancefloor bursting percussive arrangements or anyone who needs that extra organic swing to smooth out groove workouts . Also ideal to engineer deep impact intros or breakdowns.
Inside Dance Percussion 01 there Congas, Bongos and Djembe. Each instrument offers it’s unique tone so you have more possibilities to play with and mix in your tracks . Also included are 150 One-Shots that will allow you to develop entirely new rhythmic patterns from scratch and come up with fully customized percussion grooves.
Dance Percussion 01 is available to purchase for 19.95 EUR.
More information: Future Loops / Dance Percussion 01
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on Nov 16, 2011
Zero-G/Xfonic has released Beats from the East, a massive and unique collection of beats recorded with ethnic percussive instruments.
This enormous beat collection of unparalleled quality has been a 7-year long project of the South Asian beats guru and No.1 hit producer Eranga Jayawansa. Using the latest technology combined with authentic ethnic percussion, these loops deliver extra individuality and spice.
Beats from the East covers all the genres from HipHop and RnB to Techno and House plus more experimental beats. More than half of the collection features the use of ethnic percussive instruments (tabla, dholak, kanjira, ghatam, yak bera, geta bera, thammattama, udakki, raban, clay pots, bamboos, conga, djembe, darbuka etc).
Beats from the East features
- 1152 Acidized WAV files.
- 1152 AIFF Apple Loops.
- 1152 Stylus compatible REX2 files.
- 47 EXS24 Instruments.
- 47 Kontakt Instruments.
- 47 Reason NN-XT Instruments.
Beats from the East is available as a DVD or download exclusively from Time+Space for RRP £49.95 GBP / 58.95 EUR.
More information: Time+Space
Loopmasters has released Musa M’Boob Presents – Tribal Drums, a sample library by Gambia’s #1 rated percussionist Musa M’Boob.
Born in 1963, Serrekunda, Gambia, West Africa to Dodou M’Boob, a well known and much regarded Gambian musician, Musa is a sixth generation Master Percussionist. Playing with his Father’s group from the age of 11, in 1985 he inherited the leadership of the band. His playing at festivals and musical events nationwide drew attention and acclaim to the degree that in 1988 the Gambian Ministry of Arts and Culture recognised Musa as the No. 1 Percussionist in the country.
Using a wide selection from Musa’s collection of beautiful instruments including Conga, Saber, Djembe and Bongos, this pack bursts with African spirit and powerful rhythms combined with the incredible precision and lyricism only a Master Percussionist can provide making it suitable for all modern music productions.
Musa M’Boob Tribal Drums features
- 154 percusssion loops (24bit quality), 600MB content.
- 55 Sherman filtered loops, 144 ribbon mic versions, 154 Neumann U87 mic versions.
- 30 percussion hits with included soft sampler patches for Kontakt, Reason NNXT, Halion, EXS24 and SFZ formats.
- Apple Loops, Ableton Live 7.0.2+ and Reason 4 Refill available separately.
Musa M’Boob presents – Tribal Drums is available to purchase for £24.95 GBP.
More information: Loopmasters / Musa M’Boob presents – Tribal Drums