Review: No Dough NDS-4 Underground House

No Dough’s fourth release in the NDS sample pack series is titled Underground House. Simply put, this is the heart and soul of the underground house scene in a massive collection of over 7000 professionally … read more

Review: Goldbaby’s Urban Cookbook Vol. 1

When you need some solid electronic drum sounds, Goldbaby’s sample packs are always a good place to turn to. With Goldbaby’s Urban Cookbook Vol. 1, Hugo once again provides quality sounds to help you cook … read more

The Producers Choice releases Boom Bap Phonetics drum kit

The Producers Choice has released the Boom Bap Phonetics, a drum sample pack inspired by the sounds of J Dilla and Kev Brown. Our sound designers painstakingly mimicked the EXACT drum sounds used by J … read more

AfroDJMac releases Vinyl Crackler free Ableton Live Pack

AfroDJMac has released Vinyl Crackler, the 56th download in a series of free Ableton Live packs. Make your samples sound as if they were recorded off a vinyl record with Vinyl Crackler. I made this … read more

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ToneBytes releases Vinyl effect plugin

ToneBytes has announced Vinyl, a free effect plug-in that emulates the sounds of old vinyl players. Vinyl recreates the dust noise and frequency response of old recordings. You can adjust intensity, color and amount of … read more

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Mecha Audio releases Dirty Bits effect plug-in

Mecha Audio has announced Dirty Bits, a multi-fx effect plug-in for Windows. Introducing Dirty Bits, three audio damage effects in one. A Distortion Compressor, Vintage Bit Crusher and a Vinyl Damage Effect. Each device can … read more

Goldbaby Productions releases Urban Cookbook Vol. 1

Goldbaby Productions has announced its Urban Cookbook Vol. 1 sample library. Want to cook up some delicious beats… well then you probably need my cookbook. The ingredients are full of saturated fat, MSG, a heap … read more

SampleScience updates Original Breakbeat Pack Vol.1 free sample pack

SampleScience has updated the Original Breakbeat Pack Vol.1 sample pack, including new sounds and formats. Original Breakbeat Pack Vol.1 was originaly released in october 2008 to promote my first album called PlastikDisc. The pack has … read more

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Native Instruments announces TRAKTOR REMIXED – free updates, all-new pricing, and more

Native Instruments has announced TRAKTOR REMIXED, a comprehensive revision of the TRAKTOR range to coincide with the imminent arrival of TRAKTOR PRO 2.5. Due for release on May 30th – the same day as the … read more

Hal Leonard publishes Spin Now! – The DJ Starter Handbook

Hal Leonard Books has published Spin Now!, a book by DJ Shortee. This DJ handbook puts you on the fast track to DJing, whether you want to be a digital DJ or vinyl junkie. In … read more

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Loopmasters releases Hip Hop Instrumentals by Chemo

Loopmasters has released Hip Hop Instrumentals, a laid back selection of replica vintage Breaks, Beats, Basses and lush Musical Elements from the studio of London’s Chemo. Chemo began as a Producer and DJ for south … read more

SampleScience releases Dusty Eclectic Goldmine Vol. 1

SampleScience has announced the release of Dusty Eclectic Goldmine Vol. 1, its first commercial sample library. Dusty Eclectic Goldmine is a collection of sounds consisting mainly of breakbeat loops. The focus is on dirty, lofi … read more

Delectable Records relesaes Abstract Hip Hop

Loopmasters has released Abstract Hip Hop, a sample library by Delectable Records Featuring unconventional beats, separate drum parts including snare Loops, Top Loops, Kick Loops and deep Percussive elements, readymade rhythms, basslines and vocal cuts. … read more

Time+Space announces ESI Phonorama USB audio interface

Time+Space has announced the Phonorama by ESI, a USB audio interface for recording analog audio to digital formats. If you’re looking to transfer your old tapes and records to mp3 or wav files quickly and … read more

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ToneBytes/Softrave Analog Noise effect plug-in

ToneBytes and Softrave has released Analog Noise, an effect which adds the sound and atmosphere of analog recordings to your tracks and mixes. The purpose of the plug-in is to add sounds typically found in … read more

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Sounds To Sample releases Dust & Air Loops 2 by Dual Shaman

Sounds To Sample has released Dust & Air Loops 2, a sample library by Dual Shaman. After the unmitigated success of its predecessor, Dual Shaman are back with a second 320MB volume of vinyl crackles, … read more

Numark intros N4 DJ controller and mixer

Numark has introduced the N4, a DJ controller which delivers four channels of control plus the ability to use time-coded vinyl. Featuring four decks of software control plus a built-in mixer that can be used … read more

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Laptoprockers launch DAMNDOGS Remix Contest

Laptoprockers have announced the DAMNDOGS Remix Contest, a chance to win prizes and get your remix released on vinyl. Australian indie dance act DAMNDOGS are looking for FIVE remixes to be released on vinyl. Chris … read more

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Goldbaby releases When Alien Drum Robots Attack II + free Hapi vs Xylophone sample library

Goldbaby Productions has released When Alien Drum Robots Attack II, a new sample library featuring drum and fx sounds for electronic music. WHO IS THIS FOR? People who make: Hip Hop, Drum & Bass, Dub … read more

SoulViaSound releases Pathfinder for Battery and Maschine

SoulViaSound has released Pathfinder, a post produced vinyl drum library with additional scratch banks, designed for Maschine and Battery 3 owners. Berlin has a large market of second hand vinyls, so we bought some different … read more

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