Rumore Scares Up ‘Cinematic Impacts’

rumore-cinematic-impactsAlessandro Alcinesio has released Rumore Cinematic Impacts, a free collection of “cinematic impact” sound effects for use in film scoring and electronic music production. In Italian, rumore means “noise,” and Cinematic Impacts is the first in what will most likely become a Rumore series of sample libraries by Alcinesio, aka HAL9K.

The library contains 50 cinematic impacts with long release tails, ranging from classic sonic booms to eerie horror noises and weird sound effects. Continue reading

Free Glitch Library Features The Weird Side Samples

weird-side-samples99Sounds has released The Weird Side Samples - a free glitch sound effects library.

The Weird Side Samples is a free collection of glitch samples, weird sound effects and abstract sonic textures produced by Johan Ekelove aka Introspectral.

The author describes this sound collection as “a sonic exploration through hidden worlds afloat on a metaphysical plane”.

For a preview of what “hidden worlds afloat on a metaphysical plane” sound like, see the audio demo below: Continue reading

Free Samples From Nordfreqs

nordfreqsNew sample pack provider Nordfreqs.com has just gone online and is offering two free sample library downloads and an introductory discount:

  1. Drums of Asgard contains 40 free drums and percussion samples from their commercial pack, covering kicks to snares, percussion and fx.
  2. Chords from the fjords contains 20 free chords samples from their commercial pack. Analog chords coupled with premium outboard.

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Free Roland TR-909 Sample Pack

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Bedroom Producers Blog has released a free sample library, featuring the sounds of the classic Roland TR-909 Rhythm Composer.

To create the free sample library, a vintage 909 was sampled and then processed by recording to Cr02 cassette to add tape saturation and resampling.  The result is a collection of 155 carefully edited one shot samples of the TR-909 drum machine, with 71 clean samples and 84 tape processed hits (these are organized into two separate folders, according to the gain setting). Continue reading