BangBox has released EDM Battle Drums, a collection of drum and bass kits.
A speaker tearing, rock solid array of warrior audio, perfect for live beat battles and dark edged EDM production. 18 Kits of maraudering drums and bass, processed with warmth and grit while retaining a superior sheen to the sounds.
Whatever your battle style – hip hop, breaks, trap, drum and bass or an experimental mix of all… These kits are guaranteed to set you apart from the common battler and provide all you need to rock the crowd and annihilate your opposition.
From big banging kicks and speaker knocking snares, warm sub basses to tight percussion and interesting one shots, this unique selection of audio has been expertly divided into hard edged groove kits, each with their own character sound.
The live version features all 18 kits arranged as drum racks, each with full auxillary fx and envelope control mapping.
The sample pack is available from Loopmasters starting at £9.95 GBP.
More information: BangBox / EDM Battle Drums
Organic Loops has launched Real Strings Vol. 5 – Uplifting Cinematic, a collection of string loops by Pete Whitfield.
Pete Whitfield is back with a fresh set of Real String loops featuring Uplifting Cinematic arrangements capable of adding drama and suspense into any musical production. These authentic string samples by Organic Loops were recorded in Pete’s studio where he regularly records Real Strings for major labels, TV companies and radio/media companies.
Not only does this collection boast inspiring soaring melodies, rhythmical stabs, heart wrenching and uplifting chord progressions, it delivers full string loops with breath-taking, epic results that you couldn’t possibly recreate. Along with these massive resonating sounds, there are stripped-back versions giving you the option to mix and match for what is suitable for your production.
In detail expect 1.47 GB of 24Bit loops ranging from 120-130 beats per minute, there are 640 Wav loops arranged into 10 separate Uplifting sequences with both full mix ensembles and stripped down instrument loops for maximum flexibility. Also included in the pack are a set of compatible Piano Chord loops and all the scores in MIDI, PDF and Sibelus format for those who want to dig even deeper.
The sample library costs £29.95 GBP.
More information: Organic Loops / Uplifting Cinematic
Frontline Producer has released Bass Breaks – Ultimate Collection, a solid grooving collection of bass samples that will move your tunes to the next level.
How often do you get to work with the players that straight out of sessions with Mark Ronson and Katy B? Well, lucky for you, these guys are on the Frontline Roster and were just happy to be locked at Frontline HQ for a week whilst scantily clad, roller skated girls take drinks orders and keep the atmosphere Bootsycollinstastic whilst the lines went down.
What we’ve ended up with is an INCREDIBLE collection of Bass samples; great for pinning down that bottom end, changing sections, busting out grooves or simply being the bass line you need it to be.
Bass Breaks features
- 346 loops recorded in 24bit/44.1kHz, 559MB content.
- Bass loops at 70,80,90,100,110,120,130 and 140 BPM.
- Includes 346 Rex2 Loops.
The sample library costs £24.95 GBP.
More information: Frontline Producer / Bass Breaks
Loopmasters has released Progressive House Tools, a sample library by Andrea Bertolini.
Andrea’s work ethic is undeniable, he has notched up a whopping 219 releases, featured on 97 albums, collaborated with 95 top international artists, released on 73 of the world’s biggest labels, has over 20,000 fans across his social network and has collected just as much if not more in air miles from numerous multinational tours.
“Bertolini is widely known for his Nasty Bass record, an international hit that was included in the sixth volume of the Erick Morrillo’s Subliminal Session mixed by Benny Benassi” ukrox
Expect to find 426MB of content including Fat Powerful Bass Loops, Crisp Beats, Funky Filtered Grooves, Massive Synth Lines, and Production Ready Multi Samples.
The sample library costs £24.95 GBP. Individual packs start at £5.95 GBP.
More information: Loopmasters / Progressive House Tools
Delectable Records has launched Experimental Hip Hop, a sample pack by Ape Samples.
If you are looking for a quick start toolset of technical Trip Hop sounds and robust Hip Hop drum hits, Experimental Hip Hop is here for you. Packed with classy basslines, this ground-breaking collection is especially brought to you by Ape-Samples as an ideal complement for your Hip Hop productions.
Experimental Hip Hop gives you access to loads of helpful 24 bit quality audio samples, key-labelled and tempo- synched to BPM’s 75-90 for your ease. These chart-busting, cautiously mastered construction-kits are customised by our Studio crew with DSP routines.
This front-line package features 304 Wav or Aiff files (Size: 608 Mb), more than 194 Looped sounds and 110 integrated tip-top Single Shots. Available in Wav or Aiff formats to fit just about all mai n Music Software.
The sample pack costs £19.95 GBP. Individual parts are available to purchase for £9.95 GBP each.
More information: Delectable Records / Experimental Hip Hop
Industrial Strength Records has released Ragga Sessions, a sample library featuring custom made vocals samples by Al Pancho and Lenny Dee.
The Boys thought it would be a great idea to share their ruff and ready vocal sessions. You can really dig deep and take Al Pancho’s vocals cuts in any direction you see fit. Each sample was recorded at 140 Bpm 32 Bit 44.1Khz Using a U-87 and a Api pre.
The pack is formatted in 24 Bit wav 44.1khz format for standard use in any Daw, but we also included some of our original 32 Bit 44.1khz files for those of you that are taking advantage of Pro Tools 10 & Cubase’s 32 Bit floating point.
Plus as we do with our ISR packs, we left loads of head room and gave each stem a little extra love so you can start doing your thing in no time flat with maximum flexibility.
The sample pack is available from Loopmasters for £13.95 GBP.
More information: Industrial Strength / Ragga Sessions