The Drum Broker has announced Bars, Keys & Anomalies, a sample pack by MSXII Sound Design.
The success of the Unkempt Breaks inspired a lot of this work, but with a different spin…added notes, melodies, grooves, riffs and such by way of a vintage drum kit, live bass and electric guitar, vibraphone, and Fender Rhodes 73. The entire experience was captured and condensed to show the details of the creation process. Peepeth!
The groove, styles, and feel of the late 60′s & early 70′s was at the forefront of the recording and mixing process. The “Bars, Keys, and Anomalies” recording chain consisted of an Avantone CV-12 through Universal Audio 8110 preamps through an SSL Duality for the majority of the recording. The sample pack is full of both warmth and dirt; ready to hit your sampler!
Bars, Keys & Anomalies features
- 48k/24bit recorded Live Drums, Bass, Fender Rhodes 73, Vibraphone and Electric Guitar.
- Vintage one-mic technique used with an Avantone CV-12 during most of the recording.
- Composed with the grooves, styles, and feel of the late 60′s and early 70′s soul.
- Uncompressed, multi-tracked .wav files for optimal mixing/mastering.
- Compatible with all major software DAWs including; Ableton Live, Apple Logic, ProTools,FLStudio,Propellerheads Reason, etc.
- Compatible with all hardware samplers that accept the WAV file format; Maschine, Akai MPC samplers, Roland MV8000, Yamaha samplers, etc.
The sample pack costs $24.99 USD. It is also available bundled with The Unkempt Breaks Collection at a 20% savings.
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The Drum Sample Broker has released Kingsway Music Library Volume 1, a collection of 15 original samples (master clearance guaranteed) created by multi genre music producer and composer, Frank Dukes.
Frank has been composing original samples for the industries top producers including Jake One, Illmind, Cardiak, and more. Never have another record shelved due to sample clearance issues!
The Kingsway Music Library was created for the sample based producer, DJ, and beatmaker who wants original music to chop, flip, and arrange into headbanging beats without the hassle of digging through endless stacks of vinyl or worrying about sample clearance issues.
The Kingsway samples were recorded to 1 inch tape at 30 IPS, using an onslaught of rare vintage gear and instruments that the average beatmaker, producer, & DJ don’t have access to.
As a heavy collector of records and former sampling beat maker, Frank has an intimate knowledge of what makes a great sample and what makes a dope beat. These samples were created using extreme attention to detail specifically with the beatmaker and producer in mind.
The library is available to purchase for $39.99 USD.
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The Drum Broker has announced Minty Drums Vol. 2, a collection of drum and percussion samples.
Fresh beats need fresh drums! Enter, Minty Drums Drums Vol. 2, the follow up to the wildly popular Minty Drums & Percussion drum kit, another all new installment of must have drum samples for your production arsenal.
Minty Drums Vol. 2 features 238 live & original drum samples processed through a variety of outboard analog equipment including: SSL Preamp, Manly Preamps, Studer 2″ tape machine
Drum Samples come as crispy 24-Bit Samples with plenty of Analog Flavor.
The sample pack costs $24.99 USD.
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The Drum Broker has introduced Get Drums Or Die Trying, a drum kit sample pack by Sha Money XL.
Sha Money XL is better known as the founder and Producer of G Unit Records & EVP of Urban A&R Epic Records with production credits including 50 Cent, G-unit, Snoop Dogg, Lil Wayne, Lloyd Banks, Big Krit, 2Pac, Scarface, & Mobb Deep to name a few. He’s been pivotal in the success and legendary status of the industry’s top artists and has an uncanny ear for hit records.
Sha’s Get Drums Or Die Trying is a collection of 129 of Sha’s favorite drum samples from his production arsenal & featured hit records (G-Unit, 50, etc.). Sha personally tweaked & mixed each original record snare and kick with extra bottom (low end) and added FX and compression where needed.
The entire kit was mixed (EQ & Selective Compression) on an SSL console.
The sample pack is available from the Drum Broker for $24.99 USD.
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The Drum Broker has introduced the Grand Sessions – Piano Loops, a sample pack by !llmind.
This is a collection of 17 pure & original Grand Piano riffs/loops, all performed, written & composed by me. It contains chord progressions in Major, Minor, Fifths and even Jazz, Pop & Gospel inspired compositions.
I’m influenced and inspired by various types of music. This collection showcases royalty-free loops/riffs that can be used to create everything from hardcore street bangers, to big pop records, jazzy textures & anything in-between!
With ‘The Grand Sessions’, I hope to inspire your creative imagination to run wild.” -!llmind
Grand Sessions Piano Loops features
- Over 60 audio files & 17 complete ideas, of authentic !llmind composed & performed Grand Piano Riffs/Loops, in 16-bit/44 WAV format.
- Piano riffs vary, from dark 73 BPM emotional sets, to 110 BPM pop/jazzy sets & tons more.
- Piano riffs include BPMs + all layered stems, separated sections for maximum use, easy looping & creative flow! The possibilities are endless.
- Compatible with most standard DAWs & drum machines that use .WAV formatting.
- Grand Piano was carefully treated, tuned & mic’d with plenty of “headroom” to deliver the warmest, most crisp sound possible.
- All audio riffs run through an SSL-Duality, recorded to 2-inch tape and back into Protools.
- No compression or saturation/flat “pancake” sounds.
- Carefully mastered “under-zero”. NO nasty “digital-clipping” & plenty of headroom.
- All sounds are completely royalty-free.
- Includes bonus material, unreleased !llmind String Riffs & more.
The sample pack is available at the Drum Broker for $24.99 USD.
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The Drum Broker has announced the release of Stix – Jam Pack, a collection of 100+ drum samples by Stix.
Enter the Stix Jam Pack by renowned drummer and musician Stix . Stix is an official artist/drummer for Sabian Cymbals and Ludwig Drums and known as the current drummer for Chance The Rapper.
The Stix Jam pack features over 100 original drums sounds from sessions with Legendary producers Jeff tweedy & Mario C (Beastie Boys Producer) recorded and sound designed at Sonic Ranch Studios in El Paso Texas (using vintage 8078 Neve Console & other high end recording chains). The Jam Pack also features sounds right from the Kids These Days LP “TraphouseRock”
Stix Jam Pack features
- 100+ Original Drum Samples Mixed and Mastered by Chris Barnett.
- Includes Elevator snares, Snares in the shower, Live Claps, Cymbal Hits, Cymbal Swells, Kicks, Gongs, 808′s, and full drum loops.
The sample pack costs $24.99 USD.
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The Drum Sample Broker has introduced the NI Maschine 16GB flash drive, a high quality USB memory drive.
This is a limited edition PRE-ORDER item. Expected soft ship date is 30-45 days from order date. To ensure you get one of these limited edition drives, please pre-order ASAP.
Introducing the 16GB Native Instruments USB Flash Memory drive. Every nuance & detail of Native Instrument’s Maschine Drum Machine is captured in complete detail in this ultra high quality USB memory drive shaped like a custom edition (white featuring woodgrain) Maschine.
The 16GB Maschine USB drive comes with a free copy of the Maschine Masters Sampler Expansion Kit Vol.1 ($19.99 Value) with every purchase.
Maschine Flash Drive features
- 16 GB Capacity.
- High Quality Toshiba Flash Memory.
- Extremely Detailed and Ultra Realistic.
- Super Durable PVC Construction.
- USB 2.0 Support.
The Maschine flash drive is available to pre-order for $39.99 USD.
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The Drum Broker has released Boom Bap Phonetics 2, a new sample pack featuring 200+ drum sounds and breaks by Greg Savage.
Boom Bap Phonetics 2 is the follow up to the wildly popular Boom Bap Phonetics Drum Kit by Greg Savage and features a slew of dope & original drum samples.
Boom Bap Phonetics 2
- Added Spice: Drum Loops/Fills, (Clean/filtered versions).
- Sampler’s Dream: Kept it RAW for you to chop and filter.
- Over 100 Samples (16-bit): Kicks, Snares, Breaks, Fills, Hi Hats, Bass, Loops.
- Compatibility: Logic X, Pro Tools, Cubase, Reason 7, Fl Studio, Digital Performer, All Hardware Samplers: Akai Mpc 3000, 2000Xl, 1000 Maschine.
- Recording Chain: Live Drums → Microphones (Multiple Condensers/Dynamics) → Joe Meek Preamp → Mpc 3000/Sp303.
- Bonus: Select Stem Files, Multiple recording perspectives (Motown Style).
The sample pack costs $24.99 USD.
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