Free Korg Electribe ER-1 Sample Library From Legowelt

korg-electribe-er-1-drum-machineDutch producer Legowelt (Danny Wolfers) has released a free sample library, featuring the 90’s-tastic virtual analog sounds of the Korg ER-1 drum machine.

The free sample library includes 150 .wav samples made with the Korg ER-1, including ‘Earthshaking Bass drums, crispy snares, audacious claps, sizzling hi hats, warbly FX + lots more!’ Continue reading

New Site, 808 Kicks, Offers Free ‘Transistor Kicks’ Sample Library

B808M-Transistor-Kicks-FreeA new sample source, 808 Kicks – The Boom Boutique, has launched and is giving away a free sample library to introduce their work.

Here’s what they have to say about the 808 Kicks:

The Boom Boutique pays tribute to the original boom box – the legendary TR-808. We offer the highest-quality drum sounds and kits, either sampled directly from the 808, refined using analog or digital effects, or inspired sound emulations with even more bang for your buck.

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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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