Tag archive for ‘Samples’
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By MusicTech.net On Thursday, December 19th, 2013
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Calvertron Bass Asylum Review

Bass music is a genre defined only by its predominant use of animated, aggressive bass sounds that function for both the bottom end and lead sounds in a song. Though it’s an umbrella term for various other tempo-defined More...

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By MusicTech.net On Monday, December 16th, 2013
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Atmospheric Pianos Review

After the human voice, and possibly the violin, the piano is one of the most emotionally charged musical instruments, capable of making grown men and women cry with its vast dynamic range, rich harmonies and layered More...

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By MusicTech.net On Monday, December 9th, 2013
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Essential Studio Drums Review

We’ve seen plenty of drum libraries over the years, from the varied expansion packs for Superior Drummer and EZdrummer to live grooves from the likes of Beta Monkey Music and The Loop Loft. However, the majority More...

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By Andy Price On Thursday, September 26th, 2013
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Toontrack Indie Folk EZX Review

We’ve seen quite a few EZdrummer expansions in our time, from powerful metal and upfront pop to delicate jazz and vintage funk drums. Yet despite having nearly all corners of the drum market covered, Toontrack More...

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By Andy Price On Tuesday, September 24th, 2013
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Spitfire Audio BML Horn Section Vol.1 Review

Spitfire takes a fine-brush approach with a highly detailed new French horn library. Keith Gemmell checks it out in our review of Spitfire Audio’s BML Horn Section Vol 1 Spitfire Audio is perhaps best More...

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By Andy Price On Monday, September 9th, 2013
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Straight Ahead! Brushes and Mallets Review

Straight Ahead Samples is a relatively new company whose aim is to fill the void in the sample instrument world for quality jazz samples. Straight Ahead! Brushes & Mallets is a deeply sampled Kontakt drum instrument, More...

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By Andy Price On Thursday, September 5th, 2013
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Sample Logic Assault Review

Sample Logic’s latest library is full to the brim with explosive cinematic effects and transitions. Mark Cousins takes it out on his ears in this review of Sample Logic’s Assault.     Over the More...

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By Andy Price On Wednesday, August 21st, 2013
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Zero G Cyberstorm Review

In the heat of watching a high-octane sci-fi action sequence or shooting your way through the levels of a modern game, it’s easy to forget that each and every sound has been hand-crafted and layered to produce More...

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By Andy Price On Monday, August 5th, 2013
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Hunter/Harland – The Bunker Sessions Volume 1 Review

Jazz drum maestro Eric Harland and seven-string guitarist Charlie Hunter have come together to create two full jazz-funk sessions for American sample specialists The Loop Loft.     The Bunker Sessions More...