Subaqueous has announced the release of its Caribbean Drum Beats free MIDI library.
After months of work I am proud to bring forth another free MIDI collection. This is a collection of Caribbean influenced beats. In studying the different music styles and rhythms of the Caribbean I made 63 different MIDI drum patterns. This pack has beats from Moombahton, Reggaeton, Dancehall, and Reggae.
I’ve put this library together in such a way you can just drag and drop the MIDI’s into your DAW of choose. This way you can drop them in quickly and start writing out new beats and songs.
The MIDI library is free to those who join the Subaqueous mailing list.
More information: Subaqueous / Caribbean Drum Beats MIDI Library
Loopmasters has released Reggae & Dub Acapellas, the first of series of authentic Jamaican style vocals by true Reggae and Dancehall legends with full song vocal stems ready to remix and drop into your productions including intros, verses, choruses, backing vocals and harmonies plus a useful collection of ready chopped shouts and phrases.
Vol. 1 kicks off with the amazing vocal talents of Lone Ranger, Nigger Kojak, Trinity, Prince Jazzbo and Jr Tiger together with Chorus sections and Harmonies by Don Goliath himself. Recorded at 140 Bpm these Vocal Stems are perfect for not only Reggae or Dancehall producer s but also suitable for remixing into Underground, Dubstep, Urban and HipHop productions.
In Detail expect to find 384Mb of 24Bit 44.1khz long vocal stems from 5 Tracks including, 19 Stems and 22 Shouts from Lone Ranger, 23 Stems and 22 Shouts from Kojak Nigger, 21 Stems and 25 Shouts from Trinity, 20 Stems and 21 Shouts from Prince Jazzbo and 18 Stems and 13shouts from Jr Tiger.
The sample pack is £29.95 GBP, with individual stems packs priced at £6.95 GBP each.
More information: Loopmasters / Don Goliath Reggae & Dub Acapellas
Prime Loops has announced Dancehall Takeova, a sample pack for dancehall music production.
The unmistakable sound of Jamaican music has come a long way since the days of Bob Marley and Peter Tosh. Nowadays this iconic island’s music scene is sizzling with digital energy – incorporating electronic pop, dance and rave sounds from around the globe. With this unique blend of sound now feeding back into the clubs in the Americas, Europe and Asia, there’s no doubt about it: it‘s a Dancehall Takeova!
From the likes of Bounty Killer to Mavado, Sean Paul to Vybz Kartel or Major Lazer to Sean Kingston – modern dancehall music is pushing international pop music forward while itself evolving constantly to new sonic heights. With Dancehall Takeova, Prime Loops gives you a sound pack that is showcasing the absolute best and latest in the dancehall music.
Wile out to gut-punching basslines, dust-stomping beats, daggering hooks, heart-piercing synth melodies: It‘s all there in this 190MB+ heavy treasure trove of digi-tropical booty at ultra-clear 24-Bit, 44.1kHz quality.
The sample pack costs £17.95 GBP.
Prime Loops has also launched a limited time sale on its sample packs.
Prime Loops are offering 50% off ALL Prime Loops, Samples and Presets, giving customers the chance to get their hands on our latest and greatest Prime Loops packs at a margin of the price.
More information: Prime Loops
Loopmasters has released Rasta MC Vocals, a sample library featuring a collection of Roots Reggae Chants and Dancehall MC Vocal samples by Dubsalon and Razaman.
Recorded and Produced exclusively for Loopmasters by Dub and Reggae producer Dubsalon with vocals from Razaman (Oregon US) a Jamaican style vocalist that has being involved in the world of reggae, dancehall & roots for almost 20 years, Chanting in true patois Jamaican style, bringing positive vibes to a worldwide scene.
Make the crowd bounce using all the classic Reggae, Dancehall shouts and phrases you need, then bring them to their knees using the long Chants and Delayed Calls. All the samples have been meticulously recorded and performed and will work together seamlessly, allowing you to create whole vocal tracks, unique to your productions.
In Detail expect to find 427Mb, 230 Samples of 24Bit loops and one shot vocal samples including, 15 Long Chants, 86 One Shot Vocal Shouts, 50 Processed Vocal Loops and 4 Soft Sampler Patches for Kontakt, Halion, EXS24, NNXT and SFZ Formats.
The sample library is available to purchase for £19.95 GBP.
More information: Loopmasters / Rasta MC Vocals
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on Jul 06, 2012
Loopmasters has introduced Future Clash, a sample library by Industrial Strength, featuring an original collection of modern Jamaican musical stylings.
Industrial Strength continues to push the limits of genre, this time by lacing the authentic sounds of Dub, Reggae, and Dancehall with futuristic flavor. Future Clash is specially designed for producers looking to delve deeper into material rooted in real foundation.
Spanning across six different tempos, and a diverse array of vibes and riddims, Future Clash features expressive samples to build from when creating in the studio. The pack includes heavy bass and sub lines, bright skanks, dark dubby organ loops, futuristic leads and pads, brass accents, tuned percussion, techy and booming drum loops, and a slew of versatile sound effects.
Future Clash features
- 1.7 GB content, 24 bit quality AIFF format.
- 490+ loops and samples, including drum loops, fx, synth melodies & more, in 6 tempos: 82, 90, 128, 133, 136, and 140 bpm.
- Bonus: 30 Drumshots Vol. 2, 24 sub shots, 34 clash one shots, 26 Boba Saw vocals, 20 rewind bonus pack, 35 effected vocals.
- Includes 199 REX2 loops.
- 2 Battery 3 kits, 6 Kontakt kits, 1 Maschine kit.
The sample pack is available to purchase for £23.95 GBP.
More information: Loopmasters / Future Clash
Roqstar Entertainment has released Dancehall Pop, collection of construction kits.
‘Dancehall Pop’ brings you top notch construction kits covering the latest Dancehall Pop riddim of todays radio airwaves. These five construction kits with hit potential include 101 Sounds and 595MB content.
All 5 Construction Kits include laid out drum and instrumental tracks plus all drum single shots. Fire up your inspiration and lay down the next smash hit.
Dancehall Pop features
- 5 Construction Kits.
- 595MB, WAV (24Bit/44.1kHz).
- Includes single drum shots.
- 92 – 120BPM.
The sample library is available to purchase for $30 USD.
More information: Roqstar / Dancehall Pop
Prime Loops has announced the release of its new Dancehall Kingz sample library featuring Dancehall loops and grooves.
This ultra-fresh Dancehall sample pack by Prime Loops gives you castles full of musical ammunition for your “riddim” productions. Whether you’re loading up the next smash hit somewhere near the equator or rocking a mega-rave in the heat of the desert, all will bow to the audio awesomeness you will create with “Dancehall Kingz”.
Tropical island flavours both old and new come together to create a magisterial musical melange. Combining the rhythmic groove of rustic Dancehall with the energy and vibrancy of Electro to form one serious contender for the crown of the tropics.
From the big-room dance floor mega hits of Afrojack and Major Lazer, to the Caribbean flavours of Sean Paul and Beenie Man- Prime Loops’ Dancehall Kingz delivers a wholesome 250MB+ of dance floor-shaking beats, basslines, synths, FX loops and drum one-shots to take you productions to the next level.
Of course, a true king don’t pay, so all loops in this pack come to you totally royalty free. Chop and dice this mele of sounds and samples. You’ll be crowned ultimate Dancehall King in no time.
The Dancehall Kingz sample pack is available for £16.95 GBP.
More information: Prime Loops / Dancehall Kingz
P5Audio has released Club Reggae, a new collection of construction sets for reggae music.
These Reggae Construction Loop Sets feature both traditional and modern reggae with influnces ranging all the way through Hip Hop, Dance, World, Dancehall, Caribbean and more! P5 Producer Stupid Genius took inspiration from the classic reggae of artists such as Bob Marley & The Wailers, Toots & the Maytals and then we fused it with the new music from heard in contemporary dancehall artists, such as Ninjaman, Supercat, Shabba Ranks and more. Plus, we brought on by the production of Sly & Robbie, Steelie & Cleevie, Tony Kelly, & Don Corleone. These are the sounds of joy & pain, struggle & victory, social inequity & the streets; the ganja-clouded club scene or the blacked out whip out on the highway.
Club Reggae features
- 15 Reggae Music Loop Sets with nearly 200 individual loops total!
- Over 100 Drum and percussion one shots organized and formatted for software samplers.
- Classic and Modern Reggae Music Loops with some influences in Hip Hop, Dancehall, Caribbean, Dance and more!
- Inspired by artists ranging from Bob Marley to Ninjaman, to Don Corleone!
- These music loops feature head knockin’ drums, the deep sub-rattling bass thump of reggae vibes, syncopated percussion, and hypnotic melodies to capture the revolutionary conscious rebel in the listener.
- All tempos and key signatures are provided for these 100% Royalty FREE music loops.
Club Reggae is available to purchase for $37.99 USD.
P5Audio has also launched a Veterans Day Sale, offering 20% off its sample packs until November 14th, 2011. Use coupon code vet20 at checkout to take advantage of this offer.
More information: P5Audio / Club Reggae