Midi Error releases free Chipshop sample pack

Midi Error Chipshop

Midi Error has announced Chipshop, a free sample pack featuring 844 samples.

A free sample pack crammed with over 800 individual samples and 70+ Loops. All recorded direct from C64, AtariSt and Nintendo Gameboy.

We are the music makers.

Chipshop features

  • Gameboy (Nanoloop, LSDJ): 91 bass, synth, lead, perc and sfx hits and 117 sampeld drum hits.
  • SID (Cynthcart, Retroskoi): 61 bass, lead and sfx hits.
  • YM2149 (Various): 36 bass hits, 48 custom fx, 124 drum hits, 145 multi-samples (5 instruments over 5 octaves), 29 white noise hits, 29 sampled hits, 110 sfx hits, 54 synth hits.
  • 70 loops: 22 full loops and 48 drum/synth loops.
  • 844 samples in total.

The pack is a free download at Midi Error’s SoundCloud page.

More information: Chipshop

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Soundcells updates bitBUMPER deluxe to v3

Soundcells bitBUMPER deluxe v3

Soundcells has announced the release of bitBUMPER deluxe v3, the ultimate 4 and 8 bit Pandora Box filled
with hundreds of low bit surprises.

This ReFill is your best friend when you´re looking for inspiring new sounds with a character and a bite. To catch this character some amazing sources were sampled: RozzBox One v2, QuadraSID, the old grey Gameboy from 1989 with “Nanoloop 1″ and “Littlesounddj”, the Gameboy Advance SP from 2003 with “Nanoloop 2″ and the Nintendo DS Lite from 2006 with “DS Electroplankton” and “Korg DS-10″.

Version 3 adds new rex loops, 20 new combinator & 25 NNXT patches, as also lots of new samples …

bitBUMPER deluxe v3 features

  • 382 combinator patches.
  • 185 NNXT patches, 138 rex loops, 650 unique samples.
  • 12 demo tracks in Reason format included.

bitBUMPER deluxe v3 is available for the introductory price of 27.90 EUR until September 15th, 2013 (regular 39.90 EUR).

More information: Soundcells / bitBUMPER

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Noizefield releases Noizedrumz Vol.2 [nanoloop] for Maschine & Kontakt

Noizefield has released Noizedrumz Vol.2, a free sample library for Native Instruments Maschine and Kontakt featuring Gameboy nanoloop samples in high quality.

Noizedrumz Vol.2 features

  • All samples created with a nintendo gameboy running nanoloop.
  • Recorded and mastered with DBX 386, Cubase 5, Adobe Audition.
  • 918 Samples (24Bit, 44,1kHz, wav, available stereo and mono).
  • 6 nki instruments vor Native Instruments Kontakt (v. 4.2.4.5316 and above required).
  • 5 nki BooTweak instruments vor Native Instruments Kontakt (v. 4.2.4.5316 and above required).
  • 9 drum kits for Native Instruments Maschine.

Noizedrumz Vol.2 is available to download at no cost.

More information: Noizefield / Noizedrumz Vol.2

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vxxy announces DCM8 chip tune drum machine

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vxxy DCM8

vxxy has announced the production of the DCM8, a dedicated chip tune drum machine.

We announce the production of our first electronic musical instrument the DCM8 Digital Chiptune Drum machine, born from a desire to have chip music sounds in an easy to use studio desk sequencer and live performance package after wearing out our Gameboys with manic button bashing, and also wanting a few other sound styles thrown in for good measure.

DCM8 features

  • 64 Patterns in 8 banks of 8.
  • Selectable 8, 16 or 32 steps per pattern with half, normal and double speed timing scales.
  • Adjustable instrument volume, decay and pitch on per step basis.
  • Dual channel architecture with wide range of retro and unique preset sounds generated by a scripted synthesis engine.
  • 255 digitally synthesized chip sounds, consisting of 223 presets and 32 user generated patches.
  • 8 Levels of live undo on each pattern.
  • 8 Songs with 128 pattern selections.
  • Clear, Copy and Paste 8, 16 or 32 steps between patterns.
  • EEPROM based storage of all patterns and user data, with SYSEX backup.
  • MIDI input and output.

The DCM8 is scheduled for release in early November. A special limited time pre-order price of €349 + delivery, with a choice of white, blue or red LEDs will be available soon.

More information: vxxy / DCM8

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AfroDJMac releases Gameboy Glitches and Synth for Ableton

AfroDJMac has released Gameboy Glitches and Synth, a free Ableton Live Rack.

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8 bit squelches and bleeps lovers come see this weeks installment of my Free Weekly Ableton Live Racks series!!

**Thanks to BedroomProducersBlog who assembled these fine samples using an old black Nintendo Gameboy running the LSDJ software, and who were kind enough to allow me to share with you my creations using those samples. [Visit BPB, it's a great resource for information, releases, samples, etc.]**

This week, since I’m feeling generous after some cyber-love from Ableton and Create Digital Music, you get two free Ableton Instrument racks. The first is a drum rack loaded with all of these fine Gameboy glitchy noises, drops, risers, arps, and UFO sounds. Secondly is a playable synth based on one of those wonderfully gritty samples. Both are racked up in an exciting little effect rack that helps you finesse or destroy these sounds to suit your own personal productions!

More information: AfroDJMac

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