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Soniccouture launches The Attic instrument bundle for Kontakt

Soniccouture has released The Attic, a bundle of 10 virtual instruments for Native Instruments Kontakt.

Soniccouture The Attic

The Attic : a project to document and sample interesting, characterful instruments that may not always be the obvious choice when we think of classics.

Instruments which, when added to a track, instantly add some special magic, even if it is due to the fact that it sounds a bit cheap or quirky.

We asked around some friendly producers: Neil Davidge, Adrian Utley and Liam Howe were all happy to open up their attics to us, and the resulting collection is a fascinating journey into the corners early analogue synthesis, offering a huge palette of sounds to reach into when you need colour, character and exuberance.

The Attic features

  • 10 Unique Instruments: Roland RS202 String Machine, Korg LP10 Analog Piano, Suzuki Omnichord, Jennings Univox, Minikorg 700s, Hammond Solovox, Synthi AKS, Roland SH2000, Godwin String Concert, Philips Philicorda
  • Authentic Analogue Sample modelling.
  • Over 350 Presets.
  • Kontakt Player Compatible.
  • 7.8 GB Core Library.

The Attic is available for purchase for $149 USD / £119 GBP / 129 EUR. Until May 2nd, 2014, you can use coupon code URR3K3Y to get $30 USD / 20 EUR off.

More information: Soniccouture / The Attic

SampleTekk releases ST Little Bastard + 50% off organ libraries

SampleTekk Little Bastard

SampleTekk has announced the release of ST Little Bastard, a virtual organ instrument library for Native Instruments Kontakt.

Recently I was in a studio doing something completley different, when I suddenly spotted something lurking in the corner. When looking more closly, I found that it was a M100 Hammond Organ with a Leslie 147 cabinett.

Liking all things tubed, and knowing that this is the model used on ”Whiter Shade Of Pale” and by John Paul Jones on Led Zeppelins first album, I had to give it a try. It started and swirled into action. Cranking it up it delivered a rawness that just made me wanting to record it. Ok, miked the Leslie and started recording.

I recorded 48 different settings, with the Leslie on slow and fast speed. Nothing fancy, nothing special, just a Little Bastard making a lot of noise. So here it is, for your entertainment!

ST Little Bastard features

  • 48 Preset Hammond M100.
  • Recorded through a Leslie 147.
  • Leslie Fast/Slow Speed.
  • Change speed with modwheel.
  • 24-bit stereo samples.
  • Over 700 MB of samples.

The sample library is available to purchase at the introductory price of $24.50 USD until February 10th, 2014 (regular $49 USD).

SampleTekk has announced that all its other organ libraries are also 50% off during this introduction period.

More information: SampleTekk / ST Little Bastard

Forgotten Keys releases FK14: Hammond AV-64 for Kontakt

Forgotten Keys has launched Hammond AV-64, a virtual instrument library for Native Instruments Kontakt.

The FK14 Kontakt Instrument is based on the Hammond auto-vari 64, model 101300. This is the later version released in the early 1980s, and featured 64 rhythms, 6 breaks and 10 analogue sounds.

Originally designed to sit on top of a home organ, indeed some top-of-the-range Hammond organs had the unit built in.

Forgotten Keys Hammond AV-64
The FK14 is a faithful re-creation of most of the units features, with all sounds individually multi-sampled in high quality.

FK14: Hammond AV-64 features

  • Virtual instrument based on the AV-64 101300 model.
  • 10 multi-sampled sounds.
  • 16 combinable re-created rhythms with 4 variations each.
  • 6 rhythm breaks assigned to 12 rhythms.
  • Volume, pan, tune and mute for each sound.
  • Note input and audio output routing.

The library is available to purchase for £4 GBP.

More information: Forgotten Keys / Hammond AV-64

Samplephonics releases Disco Keys by Taz Modi

Samplephonics Disco Keys

Samplephonics has introduced Disco Keys, a collection of Rhodes, Wurlitzer, Hammond, Piano, Synth and Clav loops designed for soulful, deep, funk and disco house producers.

Played by the exceptionally talented Taz Modi, this sample pack contains an extensive library of full fat, analogue sounds that are begging to be chopped up, re-arranged and layered to create entirely new grooves.

The sample pack is broken down in to 6 groove categories – Chords (simple Rhodes, Piano, Hammond and Wurlitzer chords), Construction Kits (full grooves of 4-5 parts), Leads (vintage synths, Rhodes, Wurly and Hammonds), Phrases (more developed chord sequences and musical phrases), Oneshots (stabs, single chords and effects) and Synth Basses, which contains the squelchiest, fattest synth grooves we have ever come across!

There are 418 royalty free loops and samples in total, and the sample pack downloads at 646 MB.

The sample library costs £34.70 GBP.

More information: Samplephonics / Disco Keys

Frontline Producer releases Vintage Keys II Ultimate Collection

Frontline Producer Vintage Keys 2

Frontline Producer has released Vintage Keys II, a new Ultimate Collection series sample library featuring 1.23GB of electric piano loops and single notes.

You asked for the chords, well here they are, midi parts, no problem and more of the same inspired playing over the classic, vintage keyboards and pianos that we have at Frontline HQ

Expect to find Instrument Loops such as Rhodes, Whirly, Hammond and Piano all performed live by passionate performers with bundles of groove and soul suitable for many styles and genres including House, Electro, Hip Hop, Funk, TV and film compositions and anyone looking to add a ‘Real Keys feel’ to their Mixes.

The sample library costs £29.95 GBP.

More information: Frontline Producer / Vintage Keys II

Samplephonics releases Vintage Keys for Kontakt

Samplephonics Vintage Keys

Samplephonics has announced the release of Vintage Keys, a new Slice Machine series virtual instrument for Native Instruments Kontakt.

Introducing Vintage Keys, a beautiful collection of vintage keys loops and samples from our resident keys guru Toby Baker, who’s credits extend to the likes of Eric Clapton, BB King, Lulu, Sinead O’Connor, Brandy, Toni Braxton, Jocelyn Brown, Bebe Winans, All Saints, Garland Jeffries, Donna Summer, Elton John & Tim Rice, Cheryll Lynn, Candi Staton, Valentine Bros, Maxi Priest, Shola Ama, Imagination, Jaki Graham, Oliver Cheatham, Eagle-eye Cherry, Technotronic, Cookie Crew, Don-E, Frank Gambale, Kym Mazelle, Will Young, Liberty X, Skunk Anansie.

The sample pack contains a huge collection of 492 Rhodes, Wurly, Piano, Analogue Synth, Clav and Hammond loops, which are avaialable to download with our custom slice machine for Kontakt, or as 24 Bit Wavs, Apple Loops and Acidized wavs separately. The slice machine offers endless slicing, editing, remixing and effect processing, allowing you to turn the loops into entirely new creations, check out the video for a quick demo!

Vintage Keys features

  • 492 24 Bit Keys Loops.
  • Custom Slice Machine for Kontakt, 24 Bit Wavs, Apple Loops, Acidized Wavs, available to download separately or as one complete package.
  • Slice Machine requires a full retail version of Kontakt 5 to work.
  • Vintage Rhodes, Wurly, Piano, Analogue Synth, Clav and Hammond loops.
  • Tempos: 80, 90, 110, 120, 140.
  • 500 MB Download.

Vintage Keys is available to purchase for £39.70 GBP (requires Kontakt 5+ full retail) / £34.70 GBP (Wav/Apple Loops only).

More information: Samplephonics / Vintage Keys

Precisionsound releases Gospel Drawbars for Kontakt & EXS24

Precisionsound Gospel Drawbars

Precisionsound has announced the release of Gospel Drawbars, a sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt and Logic EXS24.

Our goal with Gospel Drawbars has not been to make a generic virtual recreation of an organ but to capture the character of a unique instrument, in this case one of the first ever Hammond organ models made, a Hammond AB from the late 1930s.

We have created a user-friendly control panel for blending a number of pre-made settings. The drawbar settings have been carefully chosen to include both mellow standards and trebles with attitude.

We recorded all the settings through the organ’s own Leslie speaker, in stereo, which gives a warm and pleasing colour to the sound. Gospel Drawbars has 22 recorded settings and 955 stereo wav samples in total, recorded at 24bits and 44.1 Sample rate.

You get 22 programs for NI Kontakt 2 and Logic EXS24. The NI Kontakt 3-5 scripted version has 22 bonus presets to start with for your own tweakings. The total size of the library uncompressed is 1.10 GB.

Gospel Drawbars costs $69 USD (download). All formats are included when you buy Gospel Drawbars. Full version of Kontakt is required.

More information: Precisionsound / Gospel Drawbars

Hideaway Studio releases The Orbitone Collection for Kontakt

Hideaway Studio has announced The Orbitone Collection, a sound library for Native Instruments Kontakt.

A selection of complex warm electronic textures made with an unusual combination of 1972 Eminent 310U, a rehoused 1978 Polymoog Resonator Section, 1976 Minimoog Model D and 1938 Novachord all processed with vintage classic analog and tube technology and brought together in the same proven 4-voice layering engine as the S-VX library…

Hideaway Studio Orbitone Collection
The Orbitone Collection for Kontakt 4.2.4+ by Hideaway Studio.

The Orbitone Collection features

  • The Orbitone Collection consisting of 226 generously long 24-bit samples.
  • 28 multi-sampled instruments acting as voices/partials in the layering engine.
  • 4-Voice Layering Engine with ability to save user patches.
  • 40 editable example instrument patches (in .nki format).
  • User Manual.

The Orbitone Collection for Kontakt costs £10 GBP.

More information: Hideaway Studio / The Orbitone Collection