Sound designer, composer and instrument builder Diego Stocco has released Experibass, a new album of 8 compositions played with his custom Experibass instrument; and Experibass Producer’s Edition, which adds 100 Experibass rhythmic loops in REX format. Continue reading
99Sounds has released Punching Percussion – a free collection of punches, impacts and fight sound effects.
The sound library was created bysound designer and cinematic composer Joshua Crispin, aka Generdyn.
The samples can work great as fighting sound effects for movies or video and audio production, as well as straight-up percussive hits and impact sounds for music production purposes.
Here is the official audio demo: Continue reading
Snow Audio has introduced Pulse for Omnisphere – a collection of 175 rhythmic patches for cinematic and electronic music.
Pulse is designed to complement your existing arsena,l by making creative use of Omnisphere’s expansive soundsource library to sculpt unusual, yet practical, rhythmic sounds.
Pulse’s presets come in three flavors: Bass, Percussive, and Melodic.Suitable for a variety of genres, these sounds are a quick way to add customizable rhythmic and arpeggiated layers to your project. Continue reading
Odyss is a collection of 200+ new sounds for GForce Oddity2, by Kimik, available now at SoundsForSynth.
Here’s what they have to say about Odyss:
Oddity2 is a monster synth with endless modulation capabilities. There are not many static patches found in this package, these sounds are all about being alive, moving and evolving in a nice musical way.
- 64 Pads
- 64 Keys
- 64 Basses
- 30 Leads
- 20 Chords
- 6 FX
Synthonia has introduced a new sound library for the Novation Mininova, The Iconic Sounds Of Vangelis.
The library features 25 timbres, programmed for the Novation Mininova/Ultranova synthesizers, inspired by the music of Vangelis.
Here’s an audio demo that uses the sound library: Continue reading
Elektron has released a new sound library for the Analog Rytm, the Future House Sound Pack. Continue reading
Crudebyte has introduced Oriental Strings – a sound module app for oriental keyboard players and for musicians who simply want access to ‘middle eastern’ sounds.
The Roland Aira TR-8 drum machine twice as interesting. Roland has announced the 7X7-TR8 Drum Machine Expansion pack, a new add-on for the TR-8 that adds two new drum machine sound libraries – TR-707 and TR-727.
All 30 original TR-707 and TR-727 sounds are there – each with Tune and Decay controls – opening up a whole world of sonic possibilities.
And, in addition to the TR-707 and TR-727 sounds, the 7X7 expansion includes new sounds inspired by the original 808/909 designs:
- New TR-808 “noise” sounds and finger snaps bring more tonal variety; and
- Modified TR-909 kick and snare sounds take the classic combo into new territory with enhanced attack characteristics.