, Discrete Drums
, Sonoma Wire Works
Posted in news
on Aug 15, 2011
Sonoma Wire Works has announced some promotions, offering 20% to 75% off on many products in Sonoma’s Store through August.
Sonoma Wire Works deals
- Save 20% on your next order of RiffWorks Standard, RiffWorks InstantDrummers, DrumCore Plug-in and loops, DrummerPacks, KitCore, KitPacks, Discrete Drums drum loops, and more Sonoma’s store. Good now through August 31, 2011. One coupon per customer. Cannot be combined with other offers. Enter this Coupon Code at checkout:TWENTYAUG
- Save 50% on select amp modeling software. No coupon necessary.
- Save 75% on GuitarJack Model 1. In anticipation of a new product, GuitarJack Model 1 is discounted to $49. GuitarJack is the only dock connecting, device-powered accessory for iPod touch (2nd and 3rd generation) that offers stereo and simultaneous voice and instrument recording; 1/4 inch instrument input with configurable pad, Lo-Z and Hi-Z modes and 60 dB of continuous level control; 1/8 inch stereo mic/line input with configurable pad and 60 dB of continuous level control; and an 1/8 inch stereo output with increased drive for headphones.
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Sonoma Wire Works has launched the RiffRumble 16 Song Contest featuring guest judge Dave Kushner of Velvet Revolver.
Enter the RiffRumble song contest now through June 8 to win $4000 in prizes, including a Taylor SolidBody Standard Double Cutaway guitar.
Featuring guest judge Dave Kushner of Velvet Revolver. 3 categories to win. Fire up RiffWorks T4 (free) or RiffWorks Standard recording software (Mac/Win), and create a “Heroes” themed song on your own, or with up to 4 friends worldwide. No purchase necessary. Enter by June 8.
Sonoma Wire Works has also announced a limited time offer for its DrumCore plug-in and drum loop products, Discrete Drums drum loops for Mac/Win, RiffWorks Standard, RiffWorks InstantDrummers, and more.
Use coupon code TWENTYMAY to take advantage of this offer. Coupon expires June 1, 2011.
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Sonoma Wire Works has announced a number of Holiday Specials.
Sonoma Wire Works is making your holiday shopping easier by offering killer deals on our hottest products for recording musicians!
Sonoma Wire Works Holiday Specials
- 10% off DrummerPacks, KitPacks and Discrete Drums drum content products.
- $30 off RiffWorks Standard recording software (Mac/Win). Plus great deals on RiffWorks InstantDrummer Sessions!
- Save $50 on GuitarJack for compatible iOS devices! When used with iOS apps like FourTrack, the GuitarJack iOS device accessory offers stereo recording and simultaneous instrument and voice recording, produces the least amount of crosstalk during multitrack recording, and makes level control and input monitoring possible.
The Holiday Specials will expire January 7, 2010.
More information: Sonoma Wire Works / Holiday Specials
Sonoma Wire Works has released version 2.6 of RiffWorks Standard, a software for recording and sharing music for Windows and Mac.
Capture ideas at the moment of inspiration. Create songs easily with drums and effects. Collaborate online with musicians around the world (free for a limited time). Cast tunes to an enthusiastic online community.
RiffWorks (Mac/Win) makes playing, recording and sharing music fun!
Changes in RiffWorks Standard v2.6
- Drag and drop layers to rearrange, or drag to another riff to copy.
- Compatible with the most recent OS versions: Windows 7, Vista, XP SP3, MacOS 10.6, 10.5, 10.4.
- Compatible with the lastest Amp Model plugins: IK Multimedia Amplitube 3, Line 6 Pod Farm 2, Studio Devil Amp Modeller Pro and VGA II, NI Guitar Rig 4, Overloud TH-1, and many more.
- Additional free InstantDrummer demo content from Discrete Drums and DrumCore is available in the Sonoma Wire Works online store.
- RiffLink Online Collaboration Updates:
- RiffLink code has been rewritten for much improved speed, performance and reliability.
- Layer and Riff order is preserved in collaborations.
- Loading a collaboration shows progress of synchronization with the server.
- Active Collaborations panel shows a JOIN button in viewable collaborations, and a FULL button while 4 players are actively collaborating.
- Riff Notes are now saved correctly in collaborations.
- Importing riffs or songs from locally saved RiffWorks files to RiffLink has been improved.
- If you become disconnected from RiffLink, warnings are properly given to keep you from adding more content until you reconnect.
- Streaming of InstantDrummers that you don’t own, while collaborating with users who own them, is working better and faster.
- Saving a Riff locally that includes an InstantDrummer that you own will include the InstantDrummer content and settings locally.
- Saving a Riff locally that includes an InstantDrummer that you streamed, but do not own, removes the drummer settings and the content is replaced with the demo InstantDrummer. These settings are restored when you purchase the InstantDrummer.
- Duplicating another person’s Riff that contains an InstantDrummer that you do not own will replace the drummer on your computer with the demo drummer.
- RiffLink Membership Changes
- RiffWorks T4 v2.6 will require a RiffLink Membership.
- RiffWorks Standard v2.6 includes 60 days free RiffLink Membership.
- RiffLink Membership fee is now priced at $10.
- With the release of v2.6, earlier versions of RiffWorks will no longer be able to connect to RiffLink.
- Many additional minor improvements.
RiffWorks Standard is available to purchase for $129 USD. The update is free for current users. RiffWorks T4 (free) will be updated soon.
More information: Sonoma Wire Works / RiffWorks Standard
Sonoma Wire Works has released Kickin’ Country, a collection of drum loops by Discrete Drums.
Kickin’ Country features the legendary drummer Tony Morra recorded at Downtown Batterie in Nashville, Tennessee.
Kickin’ Country features
- Kickin’ Country Pro Set includes Multitrack 24 Bit WAV Files with Pro Tools Sessions, Stereo 16 Bit – REX and WAV, One Shot Samples, Audio Previews for Easy Auditioning. Nearly 9 GB of Content.
- Kickin’ Country Stereo Set includes Stereo 16 Bit – REX and WAV. 3 GB of Content.
- 19 Sessions at a Variety of Tempos.
- Styles Include Brushes, Ballads, Waltz, Train, Pop and More.
- Sessions Divided into Parts Including Verse, Chorus, Bridge, Intros, Outros, Fills, Solos, Breaks, and More.
The Kickin’ Country Pro Set is available to purchase for $199 USD, while the Stereo Set is $99 USD.
Sonoma Wire Works has also released 3 new Drum Loop Styles for RiffWorks InstantDrummer: Country, World & Metal.
Discrete Drums multitrack drum loops, recorded using renowned drummers, engineers, producers and recording studios, are being brought into the InstantDrummer format for easy manipulation by RiffWorks users.
More information: Sonoma Wire Works / Kickin’ Country
Sonama Wire Works has released two new InstantDrummers: High Gear & Rooster Tail.
RiffWorks’ InstantDrummer (Mac and Win) provides easy to use, tempo-sycronized drum loops for your tunes. Most InstantDrummer Sessions are recordings of professional drummers in studios.
High Gear & Rooster Tail features
- These drums were recorded at the legendary Sound Kitchen “Big Boy” studio near Nashville.
- Tony Morra, Drummer; Steve Marcantonio, Engineer; Rick DiFonzo, Producer.
- Tempo: 146 BPM (High Gear), Tempo: 105 BPM (Rooster Tail).
- Time Signature: 4/4.
- Genre: Rock.
The High Gear and Rooster Tail Discrete Drums InstantDrummer Sessions are available to purchase for $9.99 each. Until February 28, 2010 you can get 3 InstantDrummer Sessions for the price of 2 with Coupon Code: DISCRETEDRUMS
Sonoma Wire Works has also announced 10% off on Sugarfoot packs for Drumcore and Kitcore though February. Details in the January newsletter.
More information: Sonoma Wire Works / InstantDrummer
Discrete Drums has released Heavy Mental 2, a new Multitrack 24 Bit WAV Pro Set.
Picking up where Heavy Mental left off, Heavy Mental 2 is an all new assortment of earth shattering performances by legendary drummer Tony Morra. Recorded in the world famous Big Boy Room at The Sound Kitchen, Morra offers up a wide assortment of intros, fills, solos, breaks, and everything in between. With almost 8 gigs of content divided into 21 song projects, you’ll have everything you need to create powerful drum tracks for your songs.
Each multi-track loop is split into 13 separate tracks that can be individually mixed according to your own taste. Although the 1062 loops on this 2 DVD collection were primarily recorded with metal and rock music in mind, these amazing drum performances can be used in a variety of genres. If your songs require heavy drum tracks laid down and recorded by industry professionals, then Heavy Mental 2 is the solution you’ve been looking for!
Heavy Mental 2 features
- Audio Previews for Easy Auditioning.
- 8 GB of Multitrack Content.
- 21 Sessions at a Variety of Tempos.
- 920 Parts Including Verse, Chorus, Bridge, Intros, Outros, Fills, Solos, Breaks, and More.
- Each Part Consists of 13 Tracks: Kick, Snare, Hi-Hat, Toms L&R, Overheads L&R, Close Room L&R, Big Room L&R and Gak L&R.
Heavy Mental 2 is available to purchase for $199 USD. Until December 31, 2009 you can get an additional 20% discount by using coupon code DDHOLIDAY at checkout.
Discrete Drums / Heavy Mental 2