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
Industrial Strength Records has released The Drumfunk Library Volume 1, a new sample pack from 6blocc.
Loaded with old-school breaks, fearless DnB flavor and modern rhythms, this far-reaching Jungle pack contains a swarming supply of epic Drum Loops, dynamic Shots, unearthly Top Loops, and slick Breaks. Shred ‘em in DNB, Breaks, Liquid DnB, Funky Breaks or any Jungle track and never look back.
As per 6Blocc’s specialty, Drumfunk features an unstoppable powerhouse of ridiculously tight drum sounds. With syncopated hats, riotous snares, reverse cymbals, pitched toms and world percussion samples, you can build up the beat and break it down to your ears’ content.
The sample pack is available for purchase for £23.95 GBP.
More information: Industrial Strength / The Drumfunk Library Vol 1
Prime Loops has launched Epic EDM Leads, a wild, new & unique producer tool kit.
Whether you make Dance, House, Electro, Dubstep, D&B, Trap or any other EDM subgenre: this jam-packed collection of super melodic synth hooks & solos (All MIDI files included!) guarantees to blast an epic hit of EDM energy into your mixes!
Inside EPIC EDM LEADS you can expect to find an excessively energetic collection of skilfully played synth melodies, mind blowing synth hooks, ultra-complex synth solos and so much more, all straight from the wild mind of our very own in-house keyboard virtuoso.
This brand new, completely original synth sample pack is designed to enhance your productions by allowing you to apply its contents across various layers and tempos and it’s inspired by the likes of current chart climbers Avicii, Tiësto and Zedd!
Epic EDM Leads features
- 170 fresh samples arranged into easy-to-navigate pre-formatted folders.
- Includes 50 D&B Leads, 50 Dance & Electro Leads, 50 Dubstep Leads, 20 Trap Leads.
- MIDI files for all leads.
- 490MB total content, 24-bit quality.
The sample pack is available for purchase for £17.95 GBP.
More information: Prime Loops / Epic EDM Leads
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
Singomakers has released Atomic Drum ‘N’ Bass, a new drum and bass sample pack.
This powerful collection of Drum & Bass samples comes in at an impressive 869 MB and includes 675 24 Bit samples, at 175 BPM with 165 One Shot Samples, 70 Insane DnB Beats, 50 Angry Bass Loops, 30 Melody Loops, 40 background Loops, 40 Pads and Orchestral Loops, 50 Speaker Blasting Sound Effects and 250 Rex2 files.
All samples processed with magical tubes of analog Avalon vt 747 and Manley massive passive EQ!
This collection is essential for producers who focus on Drum & Bass, Dubstep/Drumstep, Neuro D’N’B, Neurofunk, Hardstep or Jungle! But you can also use all these sounds for other Mad & Rocking genres like TRAP, Complextro, Big Room, NU Electro, Moombahton, Dutch House, Hip Hop and a lot more!
The pack is available from Loopmasters for £29.95 GBP.
More information: Singomakers / Atomic Drum ‘N’ Bass