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Plugin Boutique has launched a Friday Flash Sale for Grid Machine Slice – DnB, offering 50% off the Kontakt instrument library from Channel Robot.
Cut, Chop, Stutter, Reverse, Mix, Modulate and of course slice with Grid Machine//Slice DnB. A unique powerful new type of loop altering tool to Bend, Twist and re-create your loops all in real time.
Featuring over 200 of the highest quality Loopmasters Drum and Bass loops every one of which can be re-programmed into hundreds of totally different sounds. Over 200 presets to get you started. A virtual instrument for Kontakt 4.2 and above, Grid Machine//Slice places unique creative and playable features right at your fingertips, and on your keyboard (using its extensive key-switch system). Libraries of loops will never be the same again.
The instrument library is available at 50% off until July 27th, 2014.
More information: Plugin Boutique / Grid Machine Slice – DnB
ASL SoundLab has launched Neuro Juice, a new soundset for the Sytrus synthesizer instrument by Image-Line.
Neuro Juice features 100 new sounds and each sound has parameters assigned to the XY Pad for maximum control.
This soundset is designed to suit producers of Drum & Bass or any genre requiring a dark neuro edge.
Neuro Juice features
- 100 sounds for Sytrus:
- 64 Bass.
- 16 Synth & Keys.
- 7 Pads.
- 13 FX.
- Various parameters assigned to the XY pad, sounds can be modulated manually.
Neuro Juice is available for purchase for £25.99 GBP.
More information: ASL SoundLab / Neuro Juice
Loopmasters has launched Break – Symmetry Drum & Bass, an exclusive selection of loops and one shot sounds by the highly skilled producer known as Break.
‘Break’ is a name that could often be misunderstood or confused, however make no mistake here; this is the ‘Break’ that you have been waiting for! Owner of Symmetry recordings and famed for being the most prolific Drum and Bass producer in the scene, with releases spanning over 15 years, hitting all of the big labels, including Ram, Shogun, Metalheadz and Dispatch to name a few.
Symmetry Drum and Bass is a comprehensive audio toolkit loaded with custom built loops and sounds ready to drop into your DnB productions. Break has not held back for this collection and has applied the same fastidious approach to the samples as he would to any of his full productions and is a must have for any D&B producer.
Expect to find 214 Loops including Break’s signature Cinematic Style Strings, Crunchy Pumping Drums and Fast Paced Percussion, Deep Subs and Gritty Basses plus over 340 One shot sounds that cover a wide tonal palate of Synth, Keys, drums and SFX.
The sample pack is available for purchase for £29.95 GBP, with individual parts sold starting at £5.95 GBP.
More information: Loopmasters / Break – Symmetry Drum & Bass
Loopmasters has launched Dread Recordings Drum & Bass Vol 2, a sample pack featuring the sounds of Mr Explicit.
Celebrating 20 years in the business and following on from the Ray Keith, Bladerunner and Titan sample collections available at Loopmasters, Dread Recordings present their next weighty collection of Jungle and D & B sounds ready to tear up the dance floor.
Dread Recordings Volume 2 sees Mr Explicit step up to the podium for a bad ass collection of Natty Breaks, Filthy Basses, Haunting Pads and Crunchy SFX tweaked and tuned ready for producers looking for inspiration for their next DnB and Jungle Anthems.
Norwich born Mr Explicit or “The Scientist” as we call him at Dread (he will spend hours in the studio tweaking each sound in fine detail) joined the Dread camp around 5 years ago with the massive tune “Dark Assassin”, 3 incredible Vinyl EPs later and his latest remix is of “Dark soldier” coming soon on Dread is going to be Huge!
Dread Recordings Drum & Bass Vol 2 features
- 481MB of content (24-bit/44.1kHz).
- Includes 19 bass loops, 59 drum loops, 15 drum shuffle loops, 14 synth pad loops, 117 drum one shots, 26 sfx hits, 30 pad sounds, 19 reese bass shots, 51 bass stabs.
- 107 REX2 files.
- 130 soft sampler patches for Kontakt, HALion, EXS24, NN-XT and sfz formats.
The sample pack is available for purchase for £24.95 GBP, with individual parts sold separately starting at £7.95 GBP.
More information: Loopmasters / Dread Recordings 02 – Mr Explicit
Computer Music has announced the release of Drum & Bass All-Stars, a free sample pack featuring sounds from E-Z Rollers, InsideInfo, Optiv & BTK, Nookie, Stanza and Sinistarr.
To celebrate Computer Music magazine’s huge Drum & Bass Focus 2014 issue, we’re throwing an equally massive DnB Weekend. And to help get things off to a slamming start, we’ve put together a star-studded DnB sample pack giveaway just for you!
This whopping 1GB collection of sounds contains over 650 WAV samples created exclusively for CM by six of the best drum & bass producers around – and they’re yours for free.
The sounds come from some of Computer Music’s greatest VIP Series sample packs, and you’ll find all the audio files you’ll ever need to create professional drum & bass in all its forms. From the live breaks of E-Z Rollers to the techy sounds of InsideInfo and rolling darkness of Optiv & BTK; through to the cool liquid of Nookie, Stanza’s upfront power, and the intelligent experiments of Sinistarr.
The download is available from Computer Music at no charge.
More information: Computer Music / Drum & Bass All-Stars
SoundSpice has released Dark Speed DnB Vol 2, a new title in the unique drum-n-bass series of sample packs.
These sounds are great for producing the IDM side of DnB. Perfect for adding atmospheric and cinematic elements, with quick tempos or half time breakdowns.
The ‘Dark Speed DnB’ series from Soundspice is back to inspire some deep moods, and frantic states of mind. From Drum-n-Bass to Complextro and any genre in between, as long as you like it fast, ‘Dark Speed DnB Vol 2′ has you covered.
Sounds include 33 basslines, 75 mixed beats, 26 SFX (hits and risers), 66 percussion loops and 32 synth licks.
Loops are all right in the 160 BPM range and ready to go. Vibes to spare and variety to match. Great for producing IDM, Glitch, Drum n Bass and Dubstep.
Dark Speed DnB Vol 2 features
- 232 Loops.
- 24-Bit/44.1kHz Stereo WAV Files (ACIDized with Key & Tempo info in the filename too).
Dark Speed DnB Vol 2 is available for purchase for $20 USD from Producer Loops. A free demo pack can be downloaded from the product page.
More information: SoundSpice / Dark Speed DnB Vol 2
Sonic Mechanics has announced Neurofunk Elements, a collection of drum & bass loops and samples by 20Hz sound.
Produced exclusively for Sonic Mechanics by 20Hz sound “Neurofunk Elements” is a hand crafted selection of royalty free samples devoted to the darker neuro style of DnB. Weighing in at over 1 Gigabyte of dirty sounds, this sample pack comes overloaded with tearing basses, banging drum loops and spiralling FX, making it perfect for any producer looking for an edge over the competition!
Also included are one shot bass, drums and FX and multi sampled instruments mapped ready to play for the most popular soft samplers.
The sounds inside take inspiration from artists such as, Noisia, Mefjus, The Upbeats, Kasra, Maztek, Emperor, Black Sun Empire, Ivy Lab and many others. Neurofunk Elements is designed to emulate the sound championed by the elite dark DnB producers but the audio inside is suited to many other genres including, Techno, Trance, Minimal, Hip Hop, Dubstep, Trap, Nu Disco and House.
The pack is available from Loopmasters for £24.95 GBP.
More information: Sonic Mechanics / Neurofunk Elements