NASA has shared a collection of sounds from historic spaceflights and current missions.
The sound library includes engine sounds, launch sounds, countdowns, liftoffs, Neil Armstrong’s “One small step for (a) man, one giant leap for mankind” and more. Continue reading
99Sounds has released 99 Drum Samples – a free collection of electronic and acoustic drum hits, which have been built from scratch and processed with internal and external audio gear.
Here’s an audio preview: Continue reading
Dutch 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
A 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.
Alessandro 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
It took some balls to create Sampleism’s latest sound library.
Exercise balls, basket balls, table tennis balls, footballs and more were recorded for the library – using 3 mic positions – to create Bounce.
Here’s what Sampleism has to say about the free sound library: Continue reading
Ueberschall has released a new free loop library, Free Elastik Soundbank Summer 2014.
The package contains 678 MB of free sound material: 303 loops and samples taken from 16 different Ueberschall libraries: Continue reading
Crypto Cipher Audio Lab has released a free sample library for Kontakt, featuring Indian instruments. Continue reading