Loopmasters Modular Synthwave Review

Modular Synthwave by Loopmasters features over 200 loops and synth hits, all crafted by Grammy Award-winning producer Dom Morley…

Loopmasters Modular Synthwave

Price £29.95
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Modular Synthwave key features:

  • Synthwave bass & lead loops
  • 1.48GB 24-bit WAV + REX2
  • 42 construction kits, 4 and 8 bars long
  • 210 loops and 40 synth hits
  • 40 patches for EXS24, Kontakt, NN-XT, HALion, SFZ
  • Produced by Dom Morley

Following on from the Stranger Synths Loopmasters pack comes Modular Synthwave, a new library of 42 retro synthwave construction kits from 80 to 120bpm. The pack contains over 1GB worth of 24-bit audio and was produced by modular obsessive Dom Morley, who has worked with a wide variety of artists: from Underworld to Amy Winehouse. Each kit contains five interlocking bass and synth melody loops that are well written and layered, but we found it to be a little one-note in tone and lacking the beautiful melancholy edge found in some other synthwave packs we’ve heard. You get the raw sound from the modular, which gives a slightly under-produced feel, but this also makes the pack more flexible as you can add you own reverbs, delays and other effects. As a nice addition, there’s also an excellent collection of 40 one-hit bass and lead sounds with accompanying sampler instruments, making this a pretty good collection overall.