Sonic Reality has announced the Sonic Odyssey Group Buy, a time limited promotion for its sample libraries for Kontakt / Infinite Player.
It’s 2010, the year we make sounds for Kontakt! Launching over 30 new downloadable Infinite Player sound sets into orbit, Sonic Reality is celebrating with one MASSIVE Group Buy this Summer!
For only $99 you get the new “Infinite Foundation” library with over 2 gigabytes of top quality sounds from the range of the Sonic Reality libraries for Kontakt / Infinite Player including a deluxe grand piano and acoustic guitar, a Drum Masters 2 multitrack drum kit and groove set, a stereo “STm” Signature drum kit, sound effects from FX Tron, scoring effects from Cinema Sessions and a sampling of stereo artist grooves!
On top of the “Infinite Foundation” library in the Sonic Odyssey Group Buy, you can also choose 5 items (individual libraries or Infinite Player* itself if you don’t have it) from the following list of over 30 products. If 250 people join the Group Buy, then you’ll be able to pick out a 6th title from the list. So be sure to spread the word!
The group buy ends July 10th, 2010 at 5pm EST.
More information: Sonic Reality / Sonic Odyssey Group Buy
Sonic Reality has announced the release of 10 new DrummerTracks titles, a collection of sample libraries for guitarists, bassists, keyboardists, songwriters and other musicians who want to play along with professional “album quality” drum and percussion backing tracks.
Designed for songwriting inspiration, practice, play-along performance and fun, DrummerTracks™ offer the same high-quality drum sounds that Sonic Reality is known for in a simple easy-format that anyone can use.
New DrummerTracks Titles
- LZ Grooves — For drums in the style of Led Zeppelin and John Bonham, LZ Grooves is the way to go. Complete drum tracks are recreated using the same type of vintage microphones and recording equipment as well as a Ludwig® “Bonham Signature” kit.
- 60′s Rock Grooves — DrummerTracks in the style of rock bands of the 60′s such as The Beatles, The Who, Rolling Stones, and Jimi Hendrix. 10 groovy backing tracks that lock to tempo are recorded with the same vintage studio equipment used to make classic records. Pro Wave Edition includes 4 additional Bonus Live Tracks all together making 14 drum tracks.
- 70′s Rock Grooves — 70′s Rock Grooves has diverse drum sounds in the styles of Queen, Pink Floyd, The Who, Rolling Stones, and Led Zeppelin. Pro Wave Edition: 4 additional Bonus Live Tracks are included with additional human feel.
- B Grooves — B Grooves are DrummerTracks in the style of The Beatles. Complete drum backing tracks are recreated using the same type of recording equipment and Ludwig® Black Oyster Pearl “Downbeat” kit that Ringo used in the 60s! Pro Wave Edition: 4 additional Bonus Live Tracks are included with additional “loose” human feel.
- Big Band — For authentic drums in the classic Big Band stylings of the Duke Ellington, Count Basie, and Glenn Miller bands, Big Band Groove really swings. Played by legendary jazz drummer Danny Gottlieb, Big Band Grooves delivers genuine inspiration at a range of tempos and intensities. Pro Wave Edition: 2 additional Bonus Live Tracks are included with additional human feel.
- Pop Country — Straight from the heart of Nashville, Pop Country DrummerTracks delivers the feel and sound of today’s hot country hits! Recorded in world class studios with top-of-the-line gear, these Pop Country Grooves were played by top Nashville session musicians and include percussion.
- Motown — For drums in the style of classic Motown recordings such as The Supremes and Marvin Gaye, look no further than Motown Grooves DrummerTracks. Recorded in world class studios with authentic vintage studio equipment, Motown Grooves delivers timeless inspiration for songwriters and musicians alike. Pro Wave Edition: 2 additional Bonus Live Tracks are included with additional human feel.
- Progressive Rock — For drums in the style of Progressive Rock icons such as Genesis, Yes, King Crimson, and Gentle Giant, Progressive Rock DrummerTracks delivers authenticity and inspiration. Played by Nick D Virgilio (Genesis, Spock’s Beard, Tears For Fears), these pristinely performed drum tracks provide song-length drum parts in a range of tempos and time signatures. Pro Wave Edition: 5 additional Bonus Live Tracks are included with additional human feel.
- Funk Soul — For classic drum parts in the style of 60s and 70s funk and soul, go no further than Funk Soul DrummerTracks! Drum parts in the style of artists such as the Temptations, Otis Redding, James Brown, and other Staxx Recording artists give songwriters and musicians inspiration to create, write, practice, and record! Pro Wave Edition: 2 additional Bonus Live Tracks are included with additional human feel.
- SD Grooves — For drums in the style of Steely Dan, SD Grooves delivers. Performed by Ed Greene (Donald Fagen, Steely Dan), this wide variety of classic Jazz/Rock backing drum tracks are an inspiration for songwriting or jamming.
Sonic Reality is releasing two different versions of DrummerTracks titles: Pro Wave and Standard MP3 Editions.
- The Pro Wave Edition titles have full CD quality WAVE files that can work in any media player, DAW, or recorder/player. They come with the license to create commercially released music using the included DrummerTracks of that title. Pro Wave Edition DrummerTracks titles include 10 drum songs that lock to tempo plus additional bonus “live” tracks with natural drift and loose human feel.
- The Standard MP3 Edition titles come with 10 high-quality compressed MP3 format drum songs with no additional bonus tracks. Offered at a lower price, they come with a recreational-use license only and do not include the professional commercial use license that comes with the Pro Wave Editions. DrummerTracks Standard MP3 Editions are ideal for use with iPod®, iPhone®, iPad® and any MP3 player. It is as simple to use as pressing the play button on the player and jamming along with your musical instrument anywhere you go.
More information: Sonic Reality / eSoundz
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on Feb 17, 2010
Sonic Reality has announced a new group buy, the Ultimate Studio Drums Bundle II: The Sequel.
We are pleased to announce the sequel to last year’s BIG HIT group buy “Ultimate Studio Drums Bundle II: The Sequel”. More Drum Kits from Legendary Drummers, More Convolution Impulse Responses from Famous Studios. More Midi Grooves from companies like Groove Monkee and Sonic Reality… and more surprise bonus extras all for a price as low as $99!
Ultimate Studio Drums Bundle II: The Seque
Everything in the “Ultimate Studio Drums Bundle II: The Sequel Group Buy” is downloadable (an alternate DVD version will be available in March). This is a limited-time bundle that includes the following kits that are playable from Sonic Reality’s latest Infinite Player plug-in powered by Kontakt Player 4:
- 25 Drum Masters 2 Signature Drum Kits featuring drum kits of legendary drummers such as John Blackwell (Prince, Diddy), Jerry Marotta (Peter Gabriel), Danny Gottlieb (Pat Metheny Group), Bill Bruford (Yes, King Crimson), Nick D Virgilio (Genesis, Tears for Fears), Ed Greene (Steely Dan) and drum kits in the style of Classic Rock, Jazz and Soul!
- More Ambient Impulse Responses from some of the best studios in the world to use with Infinite Player/Kontakt’s convolution reverb including some recorded by legendary engineer/producer Ken Scott (The Beatles, David Bowie, Pink Floyd, Supertramp, Elton John…)
- Over 1,000 iMap and GM format Midi Grooves from Groove Monkee and Sonic Reality.
You can join the Group Buy until Tuesday, March 30, 2010.
More information: eSoundz
Sonic Reality has announed the Summer Sound Off promotion, offering over 50% discount on Refills, RMX Paks & R.A.W. Loops.
BIG SUMMER NEWS! Sonic Reality has started a Summer promotion called “Summer Sound Off” that saves over 50% off on deluxe sound collections for Reason, Stylus RMX and more!
Summer Sound Off promotion offers
- ReMiX Gold DL Edition – The Ultimate RMX Loop Collection
The new ReMiX Gold DL Edition contains 15 Sonic Reality RMX Style Paks for download and instant use with Stylus RMX. In this power bundle you get over 8,000 grooves and 100,000 playable one shot slices. Loops include acoustic and electronic drums, percussion, bass, guitars, strings, voices, keys, hip hop sounds, electronic synths, world instruments, full construction kits and more. A complete toolkit of sounds for any style of music to add to your Stylus RMX.
Now $199.99 (regular MSRP $399.99)
- Sonic Refills Gold DL Edition – 20 Workstation Refills for Reason 4
The Sonic Refill 4 Gold DL Edition bundle features 20 refills updated with the addition of new Combinator patches, Thor modular synth patches and more on top of thousands of NNXT multi-sampled instruments, ReDrum kits, Dr. Rex loops, Subtractor, Malstrom and other native sounds for Reason 4 users.
Now $149.99 (regular MSRP $299.99)
- Miroslav Refills Gold Edition – Premium Orchestra and Choir Collection for Reason
Miroslav Refills bring you the top quality orchestral strings, brass, winds, piano, percussion, choir and other symphonic sounds from the legendary Miroslav Vitous archives and Philharmonik plug-in. Never before has such a complete collection of high quality orchestral sounds been available for Reason 3 and 4.
Now $149.99 (regular MSRP $299.99)
- Sonic Refills Ultra Loaded – 38 Workstation Refills for Reason 4
If you combine the 20 libraries of Sonic Refills Gold with the 18 refills of the Ultra Series (taken from Ultra Hip Hop, Ultra Electronic and Ultra Symphonic) you get one ULTRA LOADED package with the ultimate sonic workstation of instruments, synths and grooves for every module inside Reason 4.
Now $249.99 (regular MSRP $499.99)
- R.A.W. Gold DL Edition – The Ultimate Rex, Apple Loop and Wave Loop Collection
R.A.W. Gold DL Edition now allows users to download a massive collection of loops in their choice of Rex, Apple Loops and/or Wave format for instant compatibility with every popular DAW and Sampler. It includes the Universal Groove Kit plus 15 Style Paks, over 38 gigabytes of sounds and over 40,000 loops.
Now $249.99 (regular MSRP $499.99)
The Summer Sound Off promotion will end August 31, 2009.
More information: Sonic Reality
eSoundz has announced the Super Sonic SampleTank Group Buy.
Yes, it is time again for another crazy eSoundz Group Buy! This time we’re pulling out 35 different SampleTank libraries in ONE group buy deal!
You can pick 3 downloadable Sonic Reality SampleTank libraries out of 35 choices in addition to TWO IK SampleTank-based plug-ins ALL for as low as just $199! That’s over $600 value for an unbeatable price available for a VERY limited time. The group buy starts NOW and ends on June 30th.
Because the plug-ins from the Super Sonic Promo must be registered by no later than July 6th, 2009 we will charge cards as soon as the lowest price is reached of $199 and it only takes 100 people to do that this time!
Don’t miss out on this incredible Super Sonic SampleTank deal! Customize your ultimate workstation for the lowest price! It’s all conveniently downloadable and flexible to your musical needs. This includes exclusive products you can’t get anywhere else! Remember this offer is only available for two weeks so join up today!
Visit eSoundz for more information.
eSoundz has announced the Gold and Platinum Month.
Celebrating the release of brand new Gold and Platinum Edition bundles of Sonic Reality sounds, eSoundz is offering incredible deals on ALL Gold or Platinum Editions just until the end of May!
With these power bundles you can often save up to 60% off the price compared to purchasing them all individually. Gold and Platinum bundles are the ideal way to just get it ALL in one shot!
Check out our brand new releases and bargain prices on eSoundz’ Gold and Platinum Month!
Visit eSoundz for more information.