Tonehammer Shake Vol 1-DYNAMiCS
This deep sampled collection is dedicated to shakers, rattles and bell tree percussion. The fuzzy, buzzy, sandy -sounding "chuff”, "shuck” and "jingle” of hand-held shakers and bells is an essential part of orchestral, latin, electronic, hip hop and even rock music.
We found, collected and even hand-made 14 different instruments for this library, covering the whole spectrum of shaker instruments. We included deep sampled strikes and shakes for custom rhythm creation. We also captured sustaining rolls, grooves and gliss effects, in both natural and host-tempo synching arrangements. We also included a bonus collection of ambient drones and percussive elements created by heavily manipulating the shake source material.
Shake is meant to deeply explore an under-represented niche of percussion and nally allow composers and electronic musicians instant access to truly life-like sound and playability. It's the perfect addition to any serious composer's core instrument arsenal. We also made sure to include a variety of metal percussion, which is the perfect high-pitch compliment to epic percussion scoring.
Samplephonics Live House Percussion MULTiFORMAT
Turn up the heat and bring your rhythm tracks to life with this absolutely essential collection of live House percussion loops and samples. Especially designed for House music and played at tempos from 120 to 130 BPM, these little beauties are ready to inject pace and energy into Tropical House, Deep House, Bass Music and Garage productions.
This extensive collection of percussion samples includes over 350 loops and 147 one shots ranging from rattling scrapers and cabasas, to intricate bell and cascara patterns, congas, shakers, tambourines, timbales and woodblocks.
Played by exceptionally talented percussionist Danny Templeman, who’s specialties include Caribbean and Latin American percussion styles, the flair and skill displayed in these loops are clear to see.
All loops and samples are 100% royalty free and ready to download in a range of formats including 24 Bit Wav and Acidized Wav and with sampler instruments for NNXT, Ableton Sampler, Maschine, Kontakt, EXS24, MachFive, and SFZ.
Tonehammer Clack KONTAKT
The theme and purpose of Clack! is pretty simple. We wanted to capture as much sharp, bright, warm, tonal wooden impact percussion as your heart desires. We captured several bamboo poles, bamboo logs, a whole pile of claves, woodblocks, clappers, box drum, and other assorted wooden implements that epitomize the word "thwack." These elements are specifically ideal auxiliary elements for orchestral composition and epic film/tv/game soundtrack scoring. They also are vital elements in Latin music and hip hop, as well as very useful percussion building-blocks and raw source material for experimental music and IDM.
We recorded all of these sets up-close and 90% dry, in a medium-sized hardwood and masonry percussion studio, providing just the right amount of body and liveliness. All presets include a Release knob to allow you to dial in just the right amount of room you need. All instruments were captured with 10 round-robins per velocity layer, with an average of 6 velocity layers per note. The modwheel controls the tightness of room decay in all patches that don't use the modwheel for other purposes, such as cross-fading or swapping between layers. Any patch that has "mw" appended to the nki filename also uses the modwheel for a special function.
We also included 9 unique sets of ambient drones as a bonus. We created them entirely from the original Clack sample source material, using special sound design techniques. These multi-layered sound-scapes utilize the modhweel to allow you to sculpt and morph these ambiences very expressively. The rich flavors of these custom drones range from bright and orchestral, to choral, to thunderous, to quite dark and gritty.
5"x6' bamboo logs (23 articulations)
1"x7' small bamboo poles (6 articulations)/li>
2 sets of castanets (solo and unison)
Wooden trident clapper (single notes and sustaining rolls)
7 assorted pairs of claves (7 articulations)
Classic wooden popgun
Rattle impacts (4 different rattles/shakers)
Whaledrum "cajon" (4 articulations)
Semi-tuned woodblocks (6 articulations)
Misc mallet shaft & handle strikes (2 articulations)
Clack! includes a complete set of custom controls to dial in sounds like never before. By adjusting the attack, you can round out an articulation to a soft, swelling sound. Use the offset feature and cut into the sample removing the harsh transient altogether. Adjust the Release knob to cut the sample down to a mere fraction of a second. All articulations are velocity sensitive and you can use the Swell knob to further sculpt the volume. Each articulation has been tuned to it's dominant frequency and chromatically spread out across the keys allowing this library to serve as both percussion and melody. The stepping knob provides pitch-shifting of ±48 semitones with optional key-switching for ±12 semitones.
Our Tone / FX controls give you access to a number of effects to shape the sounds further. The 3-band EQ gives you ±18db of Low, Mid and High with a fully adjustable Mid Freq. sweep from 20Hz to 20kHz. Other effects include Lo-Fi with adjustable bit-depth and sampling frequency, Flanger, Rotator, Pro-53 Filter, Delay with tempo-synch, Convolution Reverb and a Stereo Modeller. The Uberpeggiator is another powerful feature included in most Percussion and FX patches. It's an advanced arpeggiator allowing control over tempo-synched rhythm timing, number of hits, swing, repeat, pitch, scale and a full 16-step velocity table.
Big Fish Audio Indie Pop MULTiFORMAT-MAGNETRiXX
Songwriting Styles is a showcase of artists and groups like Gotye, Imagine Dragons, Temper Trap, Fun, Foster the People, Ellie Goulding and so many more! Indie Pop contains Drum and Percussion Elements which give you the freedom to create amazing drum and percussion grooves quickly and easily. Drum and Percussion Elements contains individual drum kit and percussion pieces (kick, snare, hi-hat, toms, cymbals, shaker, tambourine, sticks and many more) that you can use individually or mix n match to create an unlimited variety of drum and percussion grooves and rhythmic textures.
Indie Pop contains an enormous collection of Instrument Kits that give you the freedom to simply use one layer of the instrument by itself or increase the depth, complexity and beauty by adding additional complimentary instrument parts. Indie Pop includes Male Vocalists, Nylon Guitars, Electric Guitars (Clean, Distorted and FX), Acoustic and Electric Drums, Melodic and Non-Melodic Percussion, Synth Bass, Pianos, Keys, Synths, Pads and so many additional instruments that provide you with today's Pop, Indie and Alternative sound. By giving you the ability to add the amount of depth and texture needed, along with multiple variations and rhythmic figures, Indie Pop gives you total creative freedom and allows you to tweak to your hearts content!
Indie Pop also includes almost 700 mb of Multi-Sampled Instruments including Bass, Bell, Mallet and Pads for you to mix n match, remix and adjust anyway you like it. Let Indie Pop spark your creative flames and inject your projects with the emotion of today's hottest Pop, Indie and Alternative music.
- 7.5 GB of material (3.2 GB of 24-bit WAV files)
- 3,361 files in WAV, REX and Apple Loops (1349 WAV Loops)
- 1,349 WAV Loops
- 1,349 Apple Loops
- 663 REX Loops
- 195 Drum and Percussion Hits (24-bit WAV files)
- 450 Multi-Sampled Instrument files (24-bit WAV files)
SM Free Maracas
We are announcing a free Kontakt instrument featuring sampled maracas percussion instruments. This is the updated version of Mkhitaryan Production's Natural Maracas instrument.
"Maracas sometimes called rumba shakers and various other names, are percussion musical instruments–rattles—that originated in Latin America. They are classified as idiophones. Players hold them by their handles, usually in pairs, and shake them. raditional maracas consist of hollow balls made from dried gourd shell or coconut shell filled with seeds or dried beans and mounted on a wooden handle."
The pack contains 1 NI Kontakt instrument (Kontakt 4+), Cover images and Demo track. HQ Maracas sound with a little reverb will give your music an atmosphere of Cuba and Brazil. Download Free below.
Echo Sound Works Tropcial House Drums
Tropical House Drums is a comprehensive sample pack for the hugely popular genre Tropical House.
If you don't know what Tropical House is, think slowed down house music with chill chord progressions and inspiring melodies all layered over some tropical elements like bongos, hand percussion or even pan flutes.
The sample packs comes with everything you need to make great sounding drum grooves for genres like Tropical House and even House. We sampled a bunch of bongos, shakers, djembes and other various hand percussion instruments as well as claps and snares to give you truly unique sounding samples.
There are also 5 Drum Kits which have been stemmed out at various tempos (105 BPM and 110BPM) that you can either use in your productions as is or use them as a learning tool.
As added bonus, we made a 2 Kontakt and 2 Battery instruments that make laying down realistic percussion grooves easier and quicker.
Here's everything that's included:
175 Drum Samples
5 Drum Kits
35 Drum Loops
2 Kontakt Kits
2 Battery 4 Ktis
Cluster Sound FX Drooms Ableton-KRock
FX Drooms is a massive collection of FX layered percussion kits specifically designed for Ableton Live and for a wide range of electronic music styles. This Live Ready Instrument provides 5400 WAV samples, 312 percussion clips and 312 instrument racks organized into 13 categories : Congas, Bongos, Djembe, Metals, Woods, Toms, Mixed, Ethnics, Snares, Kicks, Shakers, Low Percs and Clanks.
Sample FX Layering : In FX Drooms, each of the dry percussion sample has been processed with 24 esoteric reverb and sound effect templates obtained by stressing DSP, hardware and convolution sources. Thanks to our Sample FX Layering technique you will be able to mix these external effect signals to the dry samples and manage them via dedicated controls : FX Amount, Decay Time, Pre Delay, Low Cut, Hi Cut, Pitch, Shaper, OSC Volume.
The included Sample FX Layers simply sound different. Mixed with the solid dry sources, they give the library a distinctive glommy psycho (acoustic) athmosphere characterized by incredible hi end and definition. In addition to the dry percussions and the Sample FX Layers the included instruments implement also several sound-specific send effects created by using Ableton Live plugins.
5400 WAV samples
312 Percussion Clips
312 Percussion Racks
24 Sample FX Layers
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