New Atlantis Audio has announced the release of Drift, a new ambient ReFill for Reason.
Based on sounds from a top secret rack instrument from the NAA labs, our Clusterform project extracts spectral harmonic slices from a variety of sources at once, and resynthesizes them into new playable instruments, which we sampled the hell out of it to build you this amazingly gorgeous collection. Drift is hands-down the best ambient ReFill we’ve done. Hell, this is the best ambient ReFill anyone’s done.
If you need to breathe some seriously special emotion into your music and scoring projects, consider this your 50 gallon tub of extra thick organic secret sauce. Stir gently, cook slowly.
- 72 Combinator instruments & soundscape generators.
- 120MB of longplay seamless evolving soundbeds.
- 10 Rex Loops.
- 10 NN-XT multisampled instruments.
- plus more sfx and field samples.
- Root notes and loop points baked in.
- All 24 bit audio, 373MB of content.
Drift is available to purchase for $59 USD. Requires Reason 4 or higher.
More information: New Atlantis Audio / Drift
DSK Music has announced that its DSK HQ Instruments are now available in more formats.
We have over 446 HQ instruments, in 7 differents formats:
- Reason NN-XT
- Giga (Sampler / Studio)
After making a small donation, you will have access to a huge collection of high quality instruments.
Donations helps to support DSK Music project!
More information: DSK Music
Binary Music has announced that it is now supporting Reason’s NN-XT sampler with the release of the ARP Odyssey, Valve 4 Op and Crosswave ReFill libraries.
The ARP Odyssey Refill contains 101 NN-XT patches made from over 1,400 samples. Valve 4 Op is a collection of samples from a Yamaha TX81Z – 65 patches for NN-XT and 47 Combinator patches. The Crosswave Refill contains 133 NN-XT patches of an Ensoniq SQ80.
The ReFills are available to purchase for the introductory price of £11 GBP/13 EUR/$15 USD for the first week (regular £17 GBP/20 EUR/$23 USD). Prices including VAT in EU.
More information: Binary Music
Time+Space has announced the release of Critical Mass – Audioscapes by Zero-G and Xfonic, the latest addition to the impressive line-up of award winning cinematic sample libraries created by the same producer of Dark Skies and Alien Skies.
Critical Mass provides you with a vast expanse of new and experimental sound materials with themes ranging from chilling deep space horror all the way through to sumptuous heavenly atmospheres. It has been designed to suit all the needs of professional audio-video producers such as TV, cinema & game score composers and also EDM music producers who want to add a unique twist to their tracks.
In addition to hundreds of atmospheres, soundscapes, textures, hits, stingers, pads and FX there are 30 production kits which present the sounds within short, musical/sound design ‘cues’ to inspire your imagination – experiment by mixing and matching the sounds in the various Kits to create unique and interesting fusions!
Critical Mass Audioscapes features
- 700+ Acidized WAV files.
- 700+ AIFF Apple Loops.
- 750 Kontakt Instruments.
- 750 EXS24 Instruments.
- 750 NN-XT Instruments.
Critical Mass is available to purchase (download and 2-disc DVD set) for RRP £59.95 GBP/€74.95 EUR. A purchase of the library at Time+Space before December 16th will include Zero-G’s Ambiosis sample library download for free (£30.95 GBP value).
More information: Time+Space / Critical Mass
Root-sounds has launched Percussive Innuendo, a multi-format percussion library featuring over 2,000 samples mapped for EXS24, NI Kontakt, Reason NNXT and ProTools Structure.
You can never have too many percussion sounds. Percussive Innuendo is the perfect way to expand your existing percussion library with instruments or playing techniques not found in most libraries. For example, Tam-tam hits or rolls are great, but how about the dramatic effects you get from bowing and scratching for instant mystery or horror scores. For better blending, there are, of course, also normal soft and loud hits. We have also included some rare sounds, like a siren which is called for in very few orchestral scores (like Ionization by Edgar Varèse).
We were fortunate to be able to raid the percussion rooms of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. These sounds make up the bulk of the library, but you also get selected sounds from the collection of the University of Victoria, B.C., Mills College, California, as well as private collections.
Percussive Innuendo Gold edition (contains dry and wet versions) is available to purchase for $89 USD, a Standard edition (wet versions only) is $59 USD.
More information: Root-sounds / Percussive Innuendo
Wave Alchemy has launched Afro-Latin Percussion Vol 1, an exciting new collection of acoustic percussion loops and organic rhythms, perfect for layering with existing one-shot drum hits or building your own percussive ensembles.
Afro-Latin percussion Volume 1 offers an impressive collection of acoustic percussion loops and organic rhythms, perfect for layering with existing one-shot drum hits or building percussive ensembles to add excitement and rhythm to your drum tracks. Volume 1 focuses on ‘light’ Afro- Caribbean and Latin American percussion instruments including; multiple shakers, cabasa, guiro, claves, sticks, bells, wood blocks and many other percussive ‘toys’.
The library explores a wealth of different playing styles and rhythms which have been expertly played and recorded by world-class percussionist Ed Uribe and engineer Jeff Trueman from New York, USA. The result is a unique and highly useable collection of Afro -Latin percussion loops/samples which suit a wide range of musical styles; from house music and electronic genres, to film scores and media applications.
All loops and samples have been recorded with multiple high-end microphones via API 3124 and Avalon VT737SP pre-amps, with sound sources being mixed to perfection (post recording) to achieve finalized high-quality stereo loops and performances.
- 683 acoustic percussion loops and single hits (24-bit).
- 515 REX2 loops.
- 5 sampler patches/kits fro Battery, Kontakt, NN-XT and SFZ.
- 100% royalty-free.
The sample library costs £27.95 GBP.
More information: Wave Alchemy / Afro-Latin Percussion Vol 1
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Samplephonics has launched Pure Analogue Kits, a new Drum Tools sample pack featuring a collection of 100+ pure analogue drum one shot samples.
The kits have been created from a variety of vintage analogue synths, including an Arp2600, Moog Modular, Serge Modular and a Korg MS20. We created a pool of sounds and went through refining them and picking the very best to create 7 stylised and tight drum kits, each with 16 hits, perfect for your MPC or Maschine.
The samples are totally unique, and can be used in pretty much anything that requires that lush analogue tone. All samples are provided in 24 Bit Wav format and available to download 100% royalty free.
Pure Analogue Kits features
- 100+ 24 Bit Wav Analogue Drum and Percussion Samples.
- 72 MIDI Files.
- 72 Audio Loops.
- 7 Kits for Battery, Kontakt, EXS24 and Reason NN-XT.
The Pure Analogue Kits pack costs £15 GBP.
More information: Samplephonics / Pure Analogue Kits
Sample Machine has introduced Analog Claps, a sample pack featuring 1,000+ clap sounds.
Analog Claps is a sample library consisting of clap samples from 11 different rare or classic drum machines and drum synths. Depending on the patch, extensive use of velocity sensitivity has been used as well as round robin sample switching.
These sample sets can be dropped into a drum kit in Reason, Battery or Kontakt. Or, any soft sampler that can import Kontakt or NN-XT files.
Analog Claps features
- 50MB total size.
- 1096 samples.
- Velocity switching and round robin layers.
- Supported formats: NN-XT, Kong, Combinator, Kontakt 3.5+, Battery 3.2.3+, Wav.
- For immediate purchase and download.
The sample pack costs $12.50 USD.
More information: Sample Machine / Analog Claps