MPCsounds.com has released Vintage Machinez 2, a drum library for the Akai MPC500/1000/2000/2500/3000/4000 featuring over 2,100 hip-hop style sounds. The library comes as 3 separate MPC soundsets (Parts 1-3) or can be purchased together as one large collection.
Drum machines in Vintage Machinez 2 include: Boss Dr. Rhythm 55, Boss Dr. Rhythm 110, Casio PT-30, Casio PT-68, EMU SP-12, Fairlight II, Hammond Auto-Vari 64, Hammond Drumbox, Korg KPR-77, Korg Rhythm-55, Pearl SC-40, Univox Micro-Rhythmer 12, and Visco Space Drums.
You can preview Vintage Machinez 2 with an unfortunately narrated demo, below.
Each Vintage Machinez set (Parts 1-3) contains classic “Mono”, plus unique “Stereo” & “Xtreme” versions for each drum machine included. The entire library features 36 extensively programmed drum kits that auto-load sounds across MPC Banks A-D all designed in Hip Hop’s Bounce, Dirty South, & Crunk styles. The ‘Vintage Machinez 1’ library is available now as an MPC download with MPC floppy, cd-rom, and zip disk versions scheduled for July. Prices start at just $29.95.
A list of all samples include: kicks, snares, claps, rims, closed hats, open hats, ride cymbals, crash cymbals, toms, congos, congas, bongos, bongas, quijada, guidos, guidas, chimes, shakers, maracas, cabasas, tambourines, agogo bells, timbales, cowbells, claves, analog resonant percussion, and more.