Industrial Strength Records has launched Kick Drum NI Massive, a collection of 62 kick drum presets by Floxytek for the Massive synthesizer instrument from Native Instruments.
Sound designer and electronic music producer Floxy is the producer behind a series of popular ISR packs such as EDM Production Kits, EDM Sylenth and EDM Massive. Now Floxy turns his attention to a fundamental element in every track: the almighty kick. We all know it, love it, and love to hate it – for if the kicks aren’t perfect, it’s game over.
This pack contains nothing but synthesized kick drum patches for you to tweak, apply, and return to again and again.
Kick Drum Massive is perfect for Hardstyle, Hardcore, DnB, and Tekno. The patches contained in this sound set are designed for any NI Massive user looking for kick drums to match the pitch of their songs while having the power to also extremely alter the kick drum sound with in NI Massive. You can tone these kicks down for a crystal clean sound, or keep the presets as-is and overdrive your next drum track to the max.
The soundset is available from Loopmasters for £8.95 GBP.
More information: Industrial Strength / Kick Drum
Chamber Music Production Group has announced the release of Drum Chamber Essentials Vol.1, a sample pack featuring over 90 drum samples.
Drum samples for the modern day producer. Over 90 different drum samples that can be used for any genre.
Package includes kicks, snares, sound effects and voice hits. Download your free sample kit today on TheChamberMusic.Net.
The sample pack is available for purchase for $10 USD.
More information: Chamber Music / Drum Chamber Essentials Vol.1
GBR Loops has launched Extreme Snare Drum, a sample pack featuring a collection of snare drum hits.
This sound has been designed for House, Electro House, EDM, Trap, Dub step, Hip hop and more.
Every sample in this collection has been built from the final mastering and EQ.
Big variations of snares are contained in this pack like Snappy, Bright, Punchy, Tight snare, Noisy, 909, Clap snare. The library is designed with Layering Techniques.
Extreme Snare Drum features
- 210 snare drum hits.
- Formats: Apple Aiff, REX2, Wav.
- 24-bit/44.1 kHz audio quality.
The sample pack is available to purchase for $15 USD.
More information: GBR Loops / Extreme Snare Drum
Wave Alchemy has announced the release of Digital Revolution SE Demo, a free ‘slimmed down’ version of its forthcoming Digital Revolution instrument library for Kontakt.
Users of Kontakt 5 are able to demo a small amount of what is possible with our soon to be released Digital Revolution instrument for Kontakt Player…
Powered by ‘Revolution Engine’ technology, our Digital Revolution SE demo and forthcoming Digital Revolution virtual instrument puts vintage digital drum sounds from the 1980′s at your fingertips…
We have faithfully captured the unique sound of 9 iconic digital drum machines (and 3 analogue ones!) spanning from 1980 to 1989, including all sample variations of the original drum machines, tune, decay and various other settings. Each drum sound has also been re-sampled multiple times through an iconic ‘grey’ 12-bit sampler to allow for real-time re-sample/grit modes which can easily be selected from the instrument interface.
Digital Revolution SE Demo is now available to download to registered Wave Alchemy users (registration is free).
More information: Wave Alchemy / Digital Revolution SE Demo
Producers Choice has announced the release of 808 Warface, a drum sample pack featuring 808 bass sounds.
After blood, sweat and tears – we are proud to bring you another EPIC library of JUST 808 basses.
It’s called 808 Warfare – because the 808s in this product are aggressive, loud and unethical.
808 Warface features
- Huge, EPIC 808 basses that “rattle the walls”.
- Over 169 WAV samples & 41 Kontakt patches.
- WAV & Kontakt 5 Format.
- Pitched perfectly across your keys.
- Mixed and processed to perfection.
The sample pack is available to download for $47 USD.
More information: Producers Choice / 808 Warface
MPC-Samples has announced The Raw 70s Kit, a drum sample library for Akai’s MPC and Native Instruments Maschine.
‘The Raw 70s Kit’ is the second volume in our ‘Drum Evolution’ series featuring a fully multisampled 70s Ludwig Classic drum kit, recorded with an array of vintage microphones straight to 2 inch analogue tape, and mapped out perfectly into ready-to-play programs for all MPCs & Maschine.
Oozing with gritty character and tape saturated goodness, these are just about the filthiest, hard hitting multisampled drums we’ve ever had the pleasure of working with. The kit comes with 16 different drum articulations recorded with 12-18 takes across the entire velocity range (259 samples in total) and for each MPC model (including all version of JJOS) we’ve created ready-tweaked ‘finger drumming’ kits that you can just load up and start playing.
There are 259 drum samples in total, each provided in 24 bit WAV, 16 bit WAV and legacy MPC sound formats, along with ready-tweaked programs guaranteed fully compatible with every single MPC model ever, all versions of JJOS, and Maschine 1.8/2.x.
The Raw 70s Kit is available to download for $24.99 USD.
More information: MPC-Samples / The Raw 70s Kit
Delectable Records has announced the release of The Perfect Kick, an Ableton Live specific pack geared to a quicker creation of EDM Kick sounds.
This is a set of 80 presets Clips (20 for each Instrument Rack) with easy to use Macros designed to give the opportunity to radically modify and tune the sound quickly and with ease.
The instruments combine the versatility of the Operator synth used to create the body and sub of the kick with audio fragments specifically designed to give extra definition and help the kicks stand out in your mix.
The pack is available to purchase for £14.95 GBP.
More information: Delectable Records / The Perfect Kick
Dark Side of the Tune has released Resistance Is Futile, a free drum sample pack featuring rich and heavy analog drums created processed with the Malekko Richter Dual Borg Filter.
Adding dimension, the raw unfiltered white noise and band passed noise from an 808 clone was used for hi hats, cymbals, and snares. The results are wide ranging, from FM clang to beefy analog kicks that punch you in your face.
Samples labeled with a lower-case letter after them are multi-samples. This gives you the choice of randomizing each hit so you keep some of the analog integrity.
All 54 sounds are offered in 16 and 24 bit resolution, 44.1kHz wave files.
The sample pack is a free download from Dark Side of the Tune’s SoundCloud.
More information: Dark Side of the Tune / Resistance Is Futile