ModernBeats has announced the release of RnB Klub Drum Loops 2, a collection of R&B drum loops from billboard remixers.
“RnB Klub Drum Loops 2″ features over 490 sample-accurate acidized drum loops in construction-style format. The drum library was exclusively developed for ModernBeats by hit Billboard remixers Disco Fries (Credits: Flo Rida, Usher, Rihanna, Cee-lo, Far East Movement, Black Eyed Peas, Temper Trap).
The loopset is organized into 2 popular R&B club industry tempos: 121BPM and 127BPM. Each tempo group contains 10 original multi-track loop themes with 3 variations per theme: Main Drum Beat”, “Drum Break”, and “Drum Fill”. Plus, all drum loops mix-match seamlessly, allowing users to combine and create thousands of original multi-track drum compositions.
Totaling over 485MB of loops, ‘RnB Klub Drum Loops 2′ comes filled with a large variety of hit-worthy R&B club drum production – both programmed and live performances. All loops were modeled in the style of platinum R&B music producers such as Stargate, Timbaland, Bloodshy and Avant, Red Zone, Darkchild, Scott Storch, Dr. Dre, and the Neptunes.
RnB Klub Drum Loops 2 is available as a download, priced at $39.95 USD.
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ModernBeats has announced the release of Supreme Snarez 1, a sample library featuring snare drum sounds.
Featuring over 300 one-shot snare samples specifically designed for modern urban and pop music production, ModernBeats releases “Supreme Snarez 1″. All samples were recorded at 24bit, 44.1khz for high sonic fidelity and include snare designs modeled after Timbaland, T. Pain, RedOne, Neptunes, Stargate, Storch, Lil Jon, Trak Starz, and Dre!
Supreme Snarez 1 features
- 300+ one-shot snare samples, 24bit/44kHz.
- 10 software sampler presets across 6 formats that auto-load all 300 snare samples into your sampler of choice: Reason NN-XT (.SXT), EXS24 (.EXS), Kontakt (.NKI), Battery (.KIT), Halion (.FXP), Soundfont (.SF2), and WAV (.WAV).
- Organized into 10 main categories to help you easily and quickly find the type of snares you need: Crunk Snarez, Double Snarez 1, Double Snarez 2, Epic Emcee Snarez, Modern Snarez 1, Modern Snarez 2, Supa FX Snarez, Sweeping Snarez, XXL Snarez, Percussive Extraz.
Supreme Snarez 1 is available to purchase as a download for $39.95 USD.
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Hit Talk, an online music production website, has released two new hit reports analyzing the music production techniques used in Lady GaGa’s hit songs “Telephone” and “Bad Romance.
A hit report is an educational tool for musicians wanting to enhance their music production skills and learn the specific music production techniques used in a given hit song.
Lady GaGa “Telephone” / “Bad Romance” hit reports feature
- Step-by-step Synth Audio Tutorials
- Step-by-Step Drum Audio Tutorials
- Exclusive DAW-style images of each song
- Song Melody Maps
- Song Arrangement Maps
- Song Format and Timeline Maps
- Song Frequency Separation Maps
- Drum Production Reports
- Vocal Production Reports
- Synth Sound Design Reports
- Song Arrangement Reports
- Mix and Equalization Reports
- Propellerhead Reason Synth Patches
- MIDI files and WAV Loop files
- Plus Bonus VIP Samples and Loops
Hit Talk’s “Telephone” and “Bad Romance” hit reports are available to purchase as a download for $14.95 USD each.
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ModernBeats has released Brass-n-Stringz, a sample pack featuring construction-style loops.
Featuring over 780 loops (846MB in size) of Brass and Strings melodies in construction-style format, ModernBeats delivers ‘Brass-n-Stringz Loops 1′. This melodic construction style loopset provides 21 multi-track Brass/Strings music themes in Urban Pop, Hip-Hop, & Modern R&B styles. Each multi-track theme delivers layered performances of conventional orchestral instruments with an emphasis on brass and strings, plus many bonus non-orchestral instruments. Each instrument performance is separated into its own loop file.
Packed with a large blend of both classical orchestral and contemporary music instruments, ‘Brass-n-Stringz Loops 1′ provides loops that mix-match seamlessly together, allowing users to combine and create hundreds of original multi-track musical compositions with ease. Loops are modeled in the style of today’s hottest pop artists such as T.I., Chamillionaire, Madonna, Flo Rida, Beyonce, Britney Spears, and 50 Cent.
- Main Instruments & Articulations: Brass Sections (adagio, allegro, legato, marcato, slides), Cellos (adagio, allegro, legato, marcato), Choirs (choir pads, gregorian choir, boys choir), Contrabass (adagio, allegro, legato, marcato), Doublebass (adagio, allegro, legato, marcato), French Horns (adagio, allegro, legato, marcato), Orchestral Stabs (mix of durations, dynamics, timbres), Pizzicato Strings (mix of durations, dynamics, timbres), Strings Sections (adagio, marcato, pizzicato, sus., tremolo), Trombones (adagio, allegro, legato, marcato, slides), Trumpets (adagio, allegro, legato, marcato, slides), Tubas (adagio, allegro, legato, marcato, slides), Violins (adagio, marcato, pizzicato, sustained, tremolo), Violas (adagio, marcato, pizzicato, sustained, tremolo).
- Bonus Instruments: Breath Sound FX, Celesta, Electric Guitar, Glockenspiel, Hand Bells, Harp, Kalimba, Marimba, Organ, Piano (classical, tremolo), Synths (leads, pads, subbass), Timpani, Triangle, Tubular Bells.
- Organized into 3 popular Hip-Hop industry tempo groups and key signatures: 70bpm = Key of D major/minor, 73bpm = Key of C major/minor, and 76bpm = Key of G major/minor.
- Sample accurate acidized WAV format for use with Acid Pro and all WAV format supporting music software.
Brass-n-Stringz Music Loops 1 is available to purchase as a download for $39.95 USD.
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ModernBeats has announced the release of Ethnic Music Chopz, a 3 volume sample library featuring over 2,670 one-shot samples of rare ethnic instruments from around the world.
The sample library includes thousands of live performance samples of 30 rare ethnic instruments including hooks, riffs, and licks specially designed for modern urban and pop music production.
Each of the 30 ethnic/world instruments was recorded at 4 tempos (87 BPM, 92 BPM, 97 BPM, & 102 BPM) and in 4 key signatures (A minor, C minor, E minor, & G minor). A total of 120 software sampler presets are included that auto-load all 2,670+ ethnic samples into your favorite software sampler: Reason NN-XT (.SXT), EXS24 (.EXS), Kontakt (.NKI), Battery (.KIT), Halion (.FXP), Soundfont (.SF2), and/or WAV (.WAV).
Ethnic Music Chopz features
- Ethnic Music Chopz V1
- 780+ Samples.
- 40 Presets.
- 10 World Instruments: Native American Flute, Bangladesh Dotara, Indian Jal Tarang, Indian Shehnai, Chinese Ruan, Indian Dilruba, Bulbul Tarang, Clabbers Perc, Tibetan Bowls, Indian Sitar.
- Ethnic Music Chopz V2
- 840+ Samples.
- 40 Presets.
- 10 World Instruments: Arabian Rababah, Balinese Gobijen, Turkish Cumbus, Moroccan Gimbri, Greek Bouzouki, Arabian Mizmar, Aztec Slit-drum, Japanese Koto, Egyptian Ney, African Udu.
- Ethnic Music Chopz V3
- 1,050+ Samples.
- 40 Presets.
- 10 World Instruments: Chinese Ghu Zheng, Indian Swarmandal, French Harmonium, English Bass Flute, Balian Alto Suling, Indian Tanpura, Irish Bouzouki, Talking Drums, Arabian Oud, Chinese Dizi.
Ethnic Music Chopz (Vol 1, 2, & 3) is offered as a download, priced at $39.95 each.
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