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Music for Our Future: Free 13-track compilation inspired by SyFy’s Caprica

Music for Our Future

Music for Our Future is a special compilation inspired by the SyFy original series, Caprica.

Peter Kirn writes:

Working with music production today is a bit like science fiction. It’s fitting that visions of technology’s promise, menace, and humanity would inspire electronic music.

Create Digital Music, XLR8R, and Pitchfork got to join together with TV network SyFy to curate a free, 13-track compilation of “Music for Our Future.” Inspired by the world of SyFy’s new TV series Caprica, which is set just before the recently-concluded Battlestar Galactica, this is science fiction as the familiar. It’s the near future, not simply fantasy.

The full compilation is available to download for free, exclusively at: http://www.xlr8r.com/musicforourfuture

The compilation includes tracks by Lusine, Willits & Sakamoto, The Field, Richard Devine, and more. Also features some exclusive material by White Rainbows, Nice Nice, and CDM’s Peter Kirn, who also talks to some of the artists to find out what inspired them and which techniques were used for these tracks.

More information: Music for Our Future / Create Digital Music

Zero-G releases Dark Skies – Cinematic Ambiences

Zero-G Dark Skies - Cinematic Ambiences

Zero-G has released Dark Skies – Cinematic Ambiences, a 2 DVD set packed full of ambiences, soundscapes, drones and FX and is the perfect accompaniment for any professional film, TV or video game producer and sound editor looking for something extra.

Including everything from huge, luscious, panoramic soundscapes to the mysterious, eerie and downright scary and everything in between this enormous library is made for people who are serious about their sound design.

It contains over 1000 instruments in EXS24, Kontakt and NN-XT format as well as standard Acidized Wav files and Apple Loops all recorded in stunning 24bit using top of the range equipment by one of the world’s leading sound fx producers. This is state of the art sound design.

In addition to hundreds of ambiences, soundscapes drones and fx which are themed into sections, there are over 50 construction kits which present sounds within the context of a short musical/sound design piece under the general headings Ambient Score, Dark Score, Science Core and Textural.

There is also a themed collection of individual samples, ranging from beautiful washes of ambient bliss, to harsh digital blasts and granular FX.

All of the samples have been pre-cleared and are 100% original & royalty-free for your musical use without any additional licensing fees!

Dark Skies – Cinematic Ambiences features

  • 940 Acidized WAV files.
  • 940 AIFF Apple Loops.
  • 1027 Kontakt Instruments.
  • 1027 EXS24 Instruments.
  • 1027 NN-XT Instruments.

Dark Skies – Cinematic Ambiences is available to purchase for £89.95 GBP / $149.95 USD / €99 EUR.

More information: Zero-G / Dark Skies – Cinematic Ambiences

Loopmasters releases Movie Dialogue Vol 3

Loopmasters Movie Dialogue Vol 3

Loopmasters has released Movie Dialogue Vol 3, an inspirational set of samples taken from original early Film Dialogue.

If you need some inspiring vocal samples for your music, then Movie Dialogue includes a truly original set of some interesting and authentic dialogue from one of the most creative periods of TV and broadcast history. Suitable for Ambient, Lounge, Breakbeat, Trip Hop, Drum and Bass, House and all forms of modern musical experimentation.

Movie Dialogue Vol 3 features

  • 824 Movie Dialogue Samples in 6 categories, 44.1Khz 16bit Wav format.
  • 11 patches in Halion, Kontakt, EXS24, NNXT and SFZ formats for easy auditioning.
  • All material contained within this release is royalty free to use in your music (Creative Commons License).

Movie Dialogue Vol 3 is available for purchase for £14.95 GBP.

More information: Loopmasters / Movie Dialogue Vol 3

Haunted House Records releases Ambient Worlds 2: Evolution

Haunted House Records Ambient Worlds 2: Evolution

Haunted House Records has announced the release of Ambient Worlds 2: Evolution, a sample collection featuring drones, pads and evolving textures, ideal for adding tension to any electronic music or film sound track.

The sounds of chilling alien environments, evolving life forms, haunting spectral events and serene pads come together in the latest sonic assault from Haunted House Records.

Ambient World 2: Evolution features 76 drones, pads and evolving textures designed to designed to pack a twisted etherial punch to your music or film production. Each 24-bit Wav is offered with variants for added flexibility. High-end digital signal processing has been used throughout.

This library is ideal for adding ambience and tension to any electronic music, from dance through to ambient and IDM. The pack will also finds fans among TV, film and foley producers.

Ambient Worlds 2: Evolution features

  • All sounds supplied in 24bit 44Khz Wav files.
  • 76 High quality drones, sound textures and pads.
  • Over 1gig of 24bit samples.

Ambient Worlds 2: Evolution is currently available as a download from Sounds/To/Sample for £19.99 GBP. Audio demos and demo samples can be downloaded from the product page.

More information: Haunted House Records / Ambient Worlds 2: Evolution

Motion Samples releases Galactic Atmosphere

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Motion Samples Galactic Atmosphere

Motion Samples has released Galactic Atmosphere, a new sample library.

Motion Samples presents the sounds of Galactic Atmosphere featuring 36 scores of synthesizer strings and pads created for film scoring projects in the themes of space, mystery, psychedelic, science, technology, electronic and other enigmatic themes.

The scores are arranged by tempo from 60-100 bpm and duration times from 40 sec to 2 min, providing a wide selection of ideas to fit you scene. This collection is also great for creating electronic and world music.

Galactic Atmosphere features

  • 36 Wav Files, 40 sec – 2 min
  • 60-100 bpm
  • License C (TV/Film)

Galactic Atmosphere is available for download for $35 USD.

More information: Patchbanks

Sonokinetic releases Cop Radio SFX

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Sonokinetic Cop Radio SFX

Sonokinetic has released Cop Radio SFX, a collection of original speech sound effects.

“10-20-Over….code 8 request backup…..officer down!”

All the police dispatch quotes you’ve come to know from movies and tv recorded in high quality 24 bit audio through a real police car radio. This extensive collection covers all of the vocabulary used by police radio operators, both male and female voices are included. Whatever the situation, you can now make the call!

Cop Radio SFX features

  • 1400+ original speech sound effects.
  • Police Officer D.Margolis speech sound effects: Action Quotes; 107 SFX, Alphabet; 51 SFX, CodesOnly; 42 SFX, Generic Police Radio; 45 SFX, The Codebook; 278 SFX.
  • Dispatch Operator M. Smith speech sound effects: Action Quotes (Agitated, Descriptions, Questions); 83 SFX, Alphabet; 51 SFX, CodesOnly; 162 SFX, Generic Dispatch Radio; 193 SFX, The Codebook; 388 SFX.

Cop Radio SFX is available as a download for 19.90 EUR.

More information: Sonokinetic

Bluezone releases Score & Break Producer

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Bluezone Score & Break Producer

Bluezone Corporation has released Score & Break Producer, a sample library dedicated to music for films, TV series and also for video-games.

Score and Break Producer is the new reference for composers of TV series and films. This new collection of sounds brings together the following themes: action, war, car-chases, mysterious or melancholic atmospheres and more …

Due to their construction the FX and hit-FX enable efficient sound combinations and the pad-atmo-layer folder contains many panoramas such as the atmospheres for war, suspense and action. All the Drum Loops have been recorded at 136 bpm but the pitch and rhythm can of course be altered by most existing software. A large panel of formidable sounds for action and changes of pace can be found in the misc. folder which also includes sounds for peaceful and nostalgic scenes.

Score & Break Producer features

  • 558 very rare loops and samples of a high standard: Bass, Drumloops, Drums, FX, Hit-FX, Misc, Pad-atmo-layer.
  • Mixture of musical trends such as Break, Electronic and Acoustic.
  • 1128 files – 660 MB Data.
  • Format Wav & Aiff.
  • 100% Royalty free.

Score & Break Producer is available from various distributors for £29.95 GBP.

Visit Bluezone for more information.

Short links for March 9th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on March 9th, 2008:

exc012: 833-45 - Tunguska
exc012: 833-45 – Tunguska (download here)
  • Meal of the Week 2 – Deep fried onion loaf. Yummy!
  • Hallelujah – It Doesn’t Matter Which You Heard: the Curious Cultural Journey of Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah
  • Charles & Marie: Hot Cold Mug – PRESALE – At plain sight it is a standard black mug as they come a dime a dozen and in big white letters it say COLD. Nothing fancy, but once you add the hot beverage of your choice, the mug changes color and is turning white and in big black letters it states: HOT
  • Top 10 Ways to Get Cables Under Control – I’ve made a good start by wiring my extension cord under my desk.
  • Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy Powered by Ableton Live – … this real-time music production software is used for instantaneous sound effects and music clips needed in the fast-paced world of two popular game questions. What is … Ableton Live?
  • 1,000 True Fans – Kevin Kelly writes: A creator, such as an artist, musician, photographer, craftsperson, performer, animator, designer, videomaker, or author – in other words, anyone producing works of art – needs to acquire only 1,000 True Fans to make a living.
  • Netscape 9 Users: Time to Flock or Firefox – No idea how it ever lasted this long.