Roland announces V-Drums promotions

Roland has announced four new V-Drums special promotions, running October 1st through December 31st. V-Drums promotions Purchase a TD-20SX V-Pro® Series V-Drums kit and get two sets of Roland shell wraps and one REMO® shell … read more

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Zenhiser Ultra Trance Drum Kit, Ultimate Crash FX & Ultimate Crashes

Zenhiser has released Ultra Trance Drum Kit, Ultimate Crash FX and Ultimate Crashes, three new sample packs. Zenhiser Ultimate Crash FX, Ultimate Crashes, and Ultra Trance Drum Kit New Zenhiser sample packs Ultra Trance Drum … read more

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Sabian introduces Performance Packs for Gospel, Praise & Worship Music

Sabian has introduced Performance Packs for Gospel, Praise & Worship Music, two pre-packs in AAX and HH/HHX cymbal combinations. The challenge for many in choosing appropriate cymbals for church, gospel, and similar applications has led … read more

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Sabian introduces Vault Artisan Traditional Suspended Cymbal

Sabian has introduced the Vault Artisan Traditional Suspended Cymbal, a cymbal for Old World sounds, with improved performance for orchestral percussionists. Available in sizes 15” through 20”, the Suspended joins the recently released Vault Artisan … read more

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Short links for May 12th, 2010

Some interesting things I found recently: # The Myth of Falling Fidelity, and Audio History Unburdened by Fact Peter Kirn has a lengthy post on the matter: With the regularity of clockwork, stories about how … read more

Chuck Russom FX releases Metal FX

Chuck Russom FX has announced the release of Metal FX, a collection of “odd” metal sounds. Included are individual sounds of several metal objects interacting with dry ice and cymbals played with a violin bow. … read more

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GotchaNoddin.com releases Distinct Cymbals HD

GotchaNoddin.com has announced the release of Distinct Cymbals, a new sample pack in high definition format. This Cymbal Drum Kit brings a clean and colorful seasoning approach to your music production. Use these sounds to … read more

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Puremagnetik releases TrapKit

Puremagnetik has released TrapKit, a new sample library for Ableton Live 8, Kontakt and Logic. TrapKit is a vintage 1960’s Ludwig drum set recorded in a large reflective room with a vast array of microphones. … read more

Native Instruments releases Abbey Road 60s Drums

Native Instruments has released Abbey Road 60s Drums, the first of Native Instruments’ collaborations with Abbey Road Studios London. This KONTAKT Instrument delivers expressive acoustic drums that combine detailed realism with flexible and nuanced control. … read more

Bosphorus Cymbals releases Stanton Moore Series BFD2 Expansion Pack

Bosphorus Cymbals has released the Stanton Moore Series BFD2 Expansion Pack, a collection of cymbals for FXpansion BFD2. The entire line of hand made cymbals, meticulously recorded and prodeced by John Emrich. To own all … read more

Cinematique Instruments launches library of rare and special instruments

Cinematic Instruments has recently launched a new library of rare and special instruments. Our goal is to create expressive and powerful tools for people who are writing music. No matter what kind of music… Cinematique … read more

Mini-Review: Sonokinetic Felt Force One & Q’s – Designed Sound

Sonokinetic recently launched with some new production tools for composers and sound designers. The two guys behind Sonokinetic are Dutch sound designers and composers Son Thomsen & Rob Vandenberg. On their website they write: Our … read more

QESounds releases QES Bowed Cymbals

QESounds has released QES Bowed Cymbals, a sample library for Kontakt 2/3. Bowed Cymbals have been a staple of Hollywood soundtrack designers since the 1950s. To date – the only ways to use Bowed Cymbals … read more

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Voxengo releases free cymbal samples from its drum service

Voxengo has released a collection of cymbal samples from its drum service. This is a set of raw one-shot 96 kHz 24-bit stereo audio files that contains cymbals and a high hat samples, each in … read more

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