ThaLoops has announced the release of 99 Hip Hop Claps, a sample pack developed by the sound designers of clap samples used in Rihanna’s “Fading”, Black Eyed Peas “One Tribe”, and Timbaland’s “Marching On”.
The pack includes 99 original clap samples individually designed and sorted into 4 types by folders “Big Klapz”, “Medium Klapz”, “Small Klapz” and “FX Klapz”.
Microphones such as Brauner Valvet, Shoeps BLM-03C, AKG C-12, Neumann U-87 and Bayerdynamic M160 in conjunction with class-a preamps were used in the recording sessions to build the punchy clap sound for modern music productions. With “99 Hip Hop Claps” you might have 99 problems, but a clap ain’t one.
The sample pack is available for purchase for $14.99 USD.
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ThaLoops has announced the release of Hip Hop Beats Vol. 1, a free collection of 11 professional beats.
With an experience of making chart-hitting beats and sounds (UK top 40/European Billboard Top 100) ThaLoops produced a catalog of free beats for all aspiring singers, rappers, dancers and other artists.
Beats are produced by sound developers whose work has been used in songs such as Rihanna’s – Fading, Black Eyed Peas – One Tribe and more.
The catalog of free beats is available at ThaLoops now.
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ThaLoops has announced the release of TLi Acoustic Guitar, a virtual instrument and one-shot samples collection made specifically for modern urban music productions.
The sound-set includes pick sound and finger sound instrument presets and 244 one-shot acoustic guitar chord samples. Each note for the instrument presets was recorded at 5 velocity ranges (p, mp, mf, f, ff) making it total of 452 wav samples.
Additionally sound-set is packed with 244 one-shot chord variations covering all 12 keys of an octave played by a professional guitarist. Both simple and extended chords (e.g A#dim7, D#m6, Esus4) provides user with a material to build acoustic guitar chord progressions.
Virtual instrument presets are provided in VST WIN/MAC, Audio Units, Kontakt and Soundfont formats. One-shot chord samples are programmed into Kontakt, Battery, Reason NN-XT, Halion and Soundfont presets.
Tli Acoustic Guitar is available for purchase for $32.95 USD.
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ThaLoops has announced the release of Cello 4 Hip Hop, a 1.4 GB virtual instrument for Kontakt and SoundFont, developed for urban music producers.
The cello worth 6k$ was sampled in a top studio using premium mics (A pair of Neumann U-87, Schoeps CMC641 and Blue Custom Microphone), run through a-class preamps.
The instrument includes 861 wav samples of various cello articulations covering 5 velocity layers per note and real trigger release sounds:
- Detache ( 5 velocity layers per note, polyphonic, vibrato with mod. wheel.)
- Legato (5 velocity layers per note, vibrato with mod. wheel.)
- Staccato (5 velocity layers per note.)
- Pizzicato (5 velocity layers per note.)
- Authentic Glissandos (octaves on every string C,G,D,A, solo and fifths.)
- Authentic Trills.
Unlike other virtual cello instruments, Cello 4 Hip Hop is an affordable professional library developed not just for movie scoring producers, but also for musicians who produce in genres such as urban hip hop and pop; strong, suede low end cello sound do not interfere with the powerful 808 layered hip hop kicks.
Compose catchy lead melodies and harmonies and layer modern synthesizers with the natural, edgy cello sound to add richness to your beats.
The Cello 4 Hip Hop library is available in Kontakt and SoundFont formats, priced at $34.95 USD.
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ThaLoops has announced the release of Steinway Grand Piano B211, a virtual instrument fine tuned for hip hop, rnb and pop music producers.
The piano was sampled in a world class studio in Europe through the legendary SSL 4000 console and the finest pre-amps using 3 pairs of the top quality microphones such as legendary AKG C12, Brauner Valvet and Neumann U-87 placed in an acoustically precise room in order to obtain the genuine piano sonics.
Featuring 5 velocity layers per note of almost 3.5 GB individual 24-bit samples virtual instrument inlcudes “Close Sound” and “Distant Sound” presets. As an extra, the team also developed the Hip Hop Baby Piano preset for lead melodies great for hip hop productions.
The Steinway Grand Piano plugin is available to purchase for $39.95 USD. Includes Mac VST/AU, Windows VST, SoundFont, and NI KONTAKT formats.
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ThaLoops has announced its ‘Atomic Sale’, offering 50% discount of all loop-sets and sound-sets.
‘Atomic’ sale will end on the 1st of September. Website users can activate the 50% discount by entering a coupon code: CUT50 which can be applied to all ThaLoops products. All the sound-sets and loop-sets are available as an instant digital download.
ThaLoops is a sound design company providing loops and samples primarily for hip hop and pop genre producers. ThaLoops sound designer’s samples were used by award-winning producers and companies such as Timbaland, Will.I.Am, Pollow Da Don, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Arturia (Analog Laboratory).
All loops and samples are royalty free and are available at 50% discount till September 1st.
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ThaLoops has announced the release of Classical Trap Loops, a trap loops library where classical music meets trap.
The collection is packed with 201 loops and 8 special fx delivered in acid wav, apple loops aiff and reason rex2 formats (593 files, 855MB total). Inspired by the best melodies from the classical music composers such as P.I.Tchaikovsky, L.V.Beethoven, E.Grieg, S.Prokofiev and C.Orff.
The Loop-set Includes 5 trap instruments (synths, brass, guitar, old piano…) loop themes and 5 trap drum loop themes, all provided with a multi-track construction style files. The trap loop library was recorded stylistically matching productions of Kanye West, Lex Luger, Jay-z & Timbaland. All loops are produced at 140BPM tempo – the standard of all bouncy trap beats. Use every instrument individual loops to arrange your own beats with the classical melodies renowned worldwide.
The loop-set is structured into 5 composition groups. Each group includes both melodic instrument loop and drum loop full mixes + separated construction style files in the folder “Mix_Kit”. Compositions are arranged and split into 4 main parts: “Hook1″, “Hook2″, “Verse1″ and “Verse2″. Mix and match drum loops (claps, snares, 808 processed kicks) and music loops seamlessly together and use them in your productions – all sounds are royalty free.
Classical Trap Loops is available to purchase as a download for $12.95 USD.
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