Time+Space has announced a number of offers on Toontrack products, available throughout December.
The season of goodwill is upon us and never before has the month of December seen such an awesome abundance of terrific Toontrack deals at Time+Space. You may just have to re-write your Christmas shopping list, or at least add your own name to it!
Toontrack December offers
- Buy EZdrummer and get an EZX expansion pack free – That’s your two drumkits sorted for less than £100! This is a great value deal that saves you £46 / €69!
- S2.0 Crossgrade – 30% off Superior Drummer Crossgrade. Want to step things up a notch with cool drum stacking and advanced mixing features? Why not crossgrade from EZdrummer to Superior Drummer 2.0 this month? With 30% off the normal RRP, not only will you get a brand new drum software for just £89.00/€109.
- Superior Drummer® 2.0 – 20% off Superior Drummer 2.0. For just £159/€179, you can have the best drum sounds at your fingertips (or sticks!) plus an unrivaled extensive feature list for the best possible sound control of your drum recording.
- Joe Barresi Evil Drums SDX – Joe Barresi Evil Drums – half price! That’s 6 full drum kits, 6 kick drums and 6 snares, recorded to analog tape at two legendary rock studios using compression and EQ, for just £74.50 / €89.50.
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Platinum Samples has released Evil Drums Kit 1 – Pork Pie Tobacco Satin, a low resource expansion kit for BFD Eco & BFD 2.1.
Recorded by Joe Barresi (Tool, QOTSA, Bad Religion) in the Cement Room at Grandmaster Recorders Ltd. (Foo Fighters, NIN, Rancid) Evil Drums Kit 1 is a versatile Pork Pie kit suitable for modern rock, indie, pop, punk & metal.
This download only kit has been hand tuned for BFD Eco’s reduced velocity engine giving excellent playability and sound for an exceptional price.
Includes sample grooves from our upcoming Bobby Jarzombek Metal Groove Pack.
Evil Drums Kit 1 features
- Recorded by Joe Barresi at Grandmaster Recorders, Ltd Hollywood, CA.
- Drums played by Bobby Jarzombek (Halford).
- 44.1kHz 16 bit with a maximum of 24 hand selected velocities.
The Evil Drums Kit 1 for BFD Eco and BFD 2.1 is available to purchase for $50 USD.
More information: Platinum Samples / Evil Drums Kit 1
Platinum Samples has announced the release of Joe Barresi Evil Drums SDX, an expansion pack for Toontrack Music’s Superior Drummer 2.0 software.
Joe Barresi is one of the busiest producer/engineers working today with an impressive list of credits including albums by Tool, Wolfmother, Queens Of The Stone Age, Weezer, Clutch, Pennywise, Turbonegro, Bad Religion, and many more.
Featuring 6 full drum kits, 6 kick drums and 6 snares the Evil Drums Expansion Pack is unlike any other expansion pack available. Recorded to analog tape at two legendary rock studios using compression and EQ, Joe Barresi has captured a diverse ensemble of drum sounds with unprecedented detail and full bleed to create a unique and exquisitely evil expansion pack. Evil Drums also includes MIDI grooves performed by Pat Wilson (Weezer, The Special Goodness).
Joe Barresi Evil Drums SDX features
- 24-bit professionally recorded multitrack drum samples with full bleed and unprecedented detail.
- 64 drums and cymbals plyaed by Bobby Jarzombek (Halrod, Spastic Ink) and MIDI grooves performed by Pat Wilson (Weezer, The Special Goodness).
- Manufacturers include: Gretsch, Tama, Pork Pie, Ayotte, Drum Workshop, Zildjian/Noble & Cooley, Ludwig, Zildjian and Paiste.
Joe Barresi Evil Drums SDX is available to purchase for $199 USD.
More information: Toontrack Music / Platinum Samples / Joe Barresi
Toontrack Music and Platinum Samples have announced a collaboration: Joe Barresi Evil Drums for Superior Drummer 2.0.
For the first time since the start of the company Toontrack Music have agreed to allow a 3rd party producer to independently produce and sell an audio expansion for a Toontrack software platform.
Platinum Samples are one of the worlds leading producers of sampled drums, and quoting Toontrack Music CEO Andreas Sundgren, “Their products are cutting edge recordings. We are excited about and are looking forward to a long term collaboration with Platinum Samples”
Platinum Samples owner, Shivaun O’Brien says “The symbiotic relationship of our samples with Toontracks’ drum software is very exciting and we’re honored. This collaboration is a natural extension of both Toontrack Music and Platinum Samples’ product lines, and we look forward to a long and rewarding relationship.”
The Joe Barresi Evil Drums SDX expansion pack for Superior Drummer 2 will be the first joint release, planned for Q4 2009.
More information: Toontrack Music / Platinum Samples
Platinum Samples has released Evil Joe Barresi Glamouflage Kit QuickPack, a BFD compatible QuickPack featuring the Pork Pie Glamouflage drumkit from the critically acclaimed Evil Drums expansion pack.
Evil Joe Barresi is famous for producing and engineering many of today’s greatest modern rock bands such as Tool, Queens Of The Stone Age, Bad Religion, Weezer, Pennywise and Clutch. This BFD compatible features the Pork Pie Glamouflage drumkit from the critically acclaimed Evil Drums expansion pack.
Glamouflage Kit QuickPack features
- Includes well over 1,200 new grooves in both BFD2 and BFD 1.5 format.
- Tracked by Joe on a Neve 8028 console to analog 2″ tape at the legendary Sound City Studios, the drums have been taken to the next level – fully mix processed, without losing any velocity layers or resolution, Joe has EQ’d, compressed and performed his magic using the same console and equipment he uses when mixing.
- In addition Joe patched the Kick and Snare though his classic Helios console – both through the Line Inputs to give them added warmth, and through the Mic Inputs to give a modern distorted option, offering a total of three wicked options for the Kick and Snare.
- Instrument List:
- Kick Drum – Pork Pie Glamouflage 18 x 24″ Maple Kick Drum (plastic beater)
- Snare Drum – Zildjian/Noble & Cooley 7 x 14″ Snare drum
- Toms – Pork Pie Glamouflage Toms: 10 x 13″, 14 x 16″ and 16 x 18″
- Hi Hat – Zildjian 15″ Rock Hats
- Cymbals – Zildjian 18″ A Series Brilliant Finish Medium Thin Crash, Zildjian 20″ A Series Brilliant Finish Medium Crash, Zildjian 24″ A Series Ping Ride
Evil Joe Barresi Glamouflage Kit QuickPack is available on 2 DVD’s for $89.99 USD.
Visit Platinum Samples for more information and audio demos.