Equinox Sounds has released the Psy Trance Explorations Bundle, a collection of three sample packs for psy trance music production.
‘Psy Trance Explorations Bundle (Vols 1-3)’ from Equinox Sounds combines the three volumes of the highly popular “Psy Trance Explorations” series into one bundle pack featuring a large amount of high quality loops and one-shots for producing Psychedelic Trance and Tech-Trance music.
You’ll get folders containing Arps & Sequences, Basslines, Riffs, FX and One-Shots in WAV and Apple Loops formats.
The bundle costs $34.95 USD.
More information: Equinox Sounds / Psy Trance Explorations Bundle
ADSR Sounds has launched 6 new soundsets for the Massive software synthesizer by Native Instruments.
New NI Massive soundsets at ADSR Sounds
- Cyber Factory — Oxgaz presents “Cyber Factory” Massive presets. You will find 55 ready to use sounds, which will give your tracks that aggressive, robotic, metallic, distorted machine sounds.
- 5 Stars HQ Dubstep Soundset — This is probably one of the best soundbank you’ll ever buy. Twenty high quality sounds that speaks for themselves.
- Extinction — Everything you’ll need to produce dirty, grimy, bass tracks like heavy hitters Skrillex, Zomboy, Krewella, Pegboard Nerds and so many more all jammed into one package!
- Massive is Lush — A landmark set for Massive containing 105 lush sounds perfect for vocal breakdowns in EDM, the chill parts of a dubstep track or thickening up a trance song.
- Face Melter — This preset pack is made up of 50 hard hitting to beautiful sounding synths. They are modeled after many popular EDM producers.
- Dark Bass — 50 Dark & heavily modulated bass sounds for NI Massive. Included in the pack are a large number of reese bass sounds, ranging from the classic sine wave reese to the more digital crunchy style.
The soundsets are now available from ADSR Sounds, starting at $17 USD.
More information: ADSR Sounds
Miksa Music has released its Trance Soundbank, a collection of 128 presets for the Spire software synthesizer by Reveal Sound.
My brand new soundbank for Reveal Sound’s Spire is here. With rich and powerful sounds you will find it useful for your trance productions.
It contains a whole bank of categorized presets, including basses, leads, various synth sounds, pads and a few textures and FX sounds.
All the programs have the modulation wheel assigned to morph the sounds instantly.
The soundset costs $18.90 USD. A free demo bank with 16 patches is available from Miksa’s Facebook page.
More information: Miksa Music / Trance Soundbank
Equinox Sounds has released Real Trance Melodies Vol 2, a MIDI pack featuring 45 trance melodies.
‘Real Trance Melodies Vol 2′ from Equinox Sounds brings you another set of 45 beautiful and energetic uplifting melodies inspired by the biggest Trance producers in the industry such as Armin Van Buuren, Above & Beyond, Tiesto, Ferry Corsten, and many more.
All phrases are 100 royalty-free and ready to be assigned to your favourite synth or sampler in your personal and commercial productions.
These ear-catching melodic progressions will make your tunes really stand out from the crowd of current Trance releases. There is a bassline pattern included for each melody.
The MIDI pack costs $19.95 USD.
More information: Equinox Sounds / Real Trance Melodies Vol 2
Zenhiser has announced the Sylenth Trance Presets 2 soundset for Lennar Digital’s Sylenth1 synthesizer instruments, and Tech Drum Fills, a collection of 200+ drum fills.
“Sylenth Trance Presets 2″ from Zenhiser is the second instalment of uplifting, driving and melodic trance presets designed exclusively for Lennar Digital’s Sylenth synth. Crammed full of 100 fxp presets and one fxb bank this preset pack provides you with more flexibility than you could ever imagine. Now you have an arsenal of cutting edge trance sounds ready to be used in seconds and crafted to deliver maximum impact in all areas of your music productions.
You can tweak the sounds as little of as much as you like, play with filter sweeps and resonance tweaks, adjust the ADSR to suit both breakdowns and drops and even switch sounds in your melodies to see which suits the best.
Every once in a while the sample world needs a little innovation, something you’ve never heard before and didn’t realise you needed. With that in mind we figured out a great niche that wasn’t filled, Tech Drum Fills.
Designed exclusively for Tech House, Techno, Minimal Tech & House this sample pack bridges the gaps in your tracks and delivers something fresh to your transitions, drops and areas that need fills. Ranging from tight snappy drum rolls to jackin’ swingy fills “Tech Drum Fills” offers a complete collection of drum fillers for every situation.
The packs are available to purchase for $25 AUD each.
More information: Zenhiser
ADSR Sounds has introduced Club Sounds, Uplifting Melodies Vol.1, and Sylenth 1 Vocal Presets, three soundsets by HighLife Samples.
HighLife Samples soundset
- Club Sounds (Massive) – HighLife Samples returns with a new top soundset featuring 52 presets of Native’s Massive synthesiser. Targeted specifically for House, Trance and Progressive, no NI Massive user should be without these superb patches. Inspired by artists including Armin, Beat Service, Daniel Kandi, Arty, Alex Morph, Cosmic Gate and many other EDM acts.
- Uplifting Melodies Vol.1 (MIDI) – If you’re a Trance or Progressive music producer and you’re looking for catchy uplifting MIDI melodies then this pack has been designed with your exact needs in mind! This awesome MIDI loop pack contains 20 MIDI kits featuring elements ranging from sub bass line, pads, hook lines and arps.
- Sylenth 1 Vocal Presets (Sylenth1) – This superb preset pack is based around the sounds that you’ll need to create dancefloor smashing vocal anthems. The soundset has been designed especially to give life to your vocal lines. You can use these sounds in breakdowns, or even as the main theme for your latest production. The pack contains 10 folders kits with MIDI files (from the demo) plus the Sylenth presets that we used for each small demo including pads, leads and basses.
The soundsets are available to purchase at ADSR Sounds.
More information: ADSR Sounds
ADSR Sounds has introduced Trancenistria Vol.1, a soundset for the Zebra wireless modular synthesizer instrument by u-he.
Planet Samples returns with a new Zebra soundset product, covering the genres of House,Trance and Progressive.
Designed in the style of Armin, Orjan Nilsen, Alexander Popov, Marcus Shulz, Nick Chagal, Afrojeck, and many other EDM artists.
Presets collection contains Basses, Leads, Pads and Plucks.
As an extra bonus we provide all the midis from the demo song (each midi file is renamed with the name of preset) plus the Ableton Project from the demo song.
In total the collection contains 23 Basses, 25 Leads, 7 Pads, 11 Plucks, and 13 Midi Files.
The soundset costs $22.50 USD.
More information: ADSR Sounds / Trancenistria Vol.1
ADSR Sounds has introduced the Zebra2 Monsterpack soundset by Trance Techno Soundbanks, featuring 270+ patches for the Zebra software synthesizer from u-he.
273 hi-quality presets + 20 demos kits including flp files for Fl studio and construction kits for other daws, and bonus 6 presets for Modern Epic Trance demo.
Check the demos first, this pack is perfect for any trance techno house genre plus games movies and other electronic music styles.
The soundset is available from ADSR Sounds for $20 USD.
More information: ADSR Sounds / Zebra2 Monsterpack