In Februrary 2011 FM headed to Amsterdam to spend some time in the studio with French master of House and Tech to talk production, Ableton and hardware.
Loopmasters has launched Deep House Synths Reason Combinator, a new sound library for Propellerhead Reason.
Patchworx 40 – Deep House Synths for Reason features 65 Combinator patches for Propellerheads, Reason 6 and features cutting edge sounds for all modern styles of Deep House produced exclusively for Loopmasters by Dan Larson.
Dan has created an incredible sonic palette of sounds with clever routing using many of Reason’s inbuilt Synths and Fx including Thor, Maelstrom, Subtractor making use of Unison modes to gain add the character and richness, imperative for Deep House Genres.
The soundset costs £14.95 GBP.
More info: http://bit.ly/TVTYhp
In this episode of Secret Knowledge video tutorial series, Dubspot instructor and Logic Pro course designer Matt Shadetek shows you how to create two classic house sounds; the organ bass sound found in most ‘organ house’ tracks like Robin S.’s “Show Me Love” and the second is “the classic looping, filtered vocal.”
Austrialian tech house producer, live remixer and finger drummer Bass Kleph shares some of his tips and tricks he uses when building a performance on his Maschine.
Learn more about Maschine here: http://bit.ly/PjED9I
Check out Bass Kleph’s site here: http://www.basskleph.com/
Both, a circuit-bent Korg Monotron and a Nanoloop (Synthesizer and Sequencer on Nintendo Gameboy) are synced by the trigger impulses sent by a Roland TR-626 drum computer.
This allows to filter the raw chiptune sound of Nanoloop by the analog filter of the Monotron. The retrigger of the Monotron LFO is the red wire. The sync mod (circuit-bending) is done like shown here: http://stevewoodward.posterous.com/lfo-reset-point-on-korg-monotron
Details about the video below:
“Flubs and all. I had just got my Moog slim phatty and this is the second little song that happened while I was still going through the presets. I decided to iphone it. I’m on the fence of switching my preorder for a minibrute over to a second copy of the slim phatty. patches and cc with genome might win out. thoughts?”
Electro House is a sophisticated sample collection taking its inspiration from the clubs across the globe. This superb sample library includes 10 Construction Kits providing 624 mb of full-range Electro House sounds. You‘re sure to find the appropriate Electro House elements to suite your project needs. Everything has been designed to conform to the musical genre and the samples comprise a state-of-the-art library, made to achieve true Electro House sounds.
A close look into the 624 mb package, finds more than 358 loops and samples of supremely engineered instruments. Featuring a massive variety of drum grooves, synth patterns, bass lines, chord progressions, atmospheres, percussion and fx sounds, which can be painlessly bonded to one another. BPM information and root key (key signatures) are embedded in all loop file names, streamlining the selection process.
The given structure and features like labeled key signature and tempo information, makes it as easy as possible to find a song or groove that will match your tracking needs and goals.
Additionally the Elastik Player offers you a lot of DSP functions to adjust the songs to further fit your creations, such as:
- highspeed timestretching and pitchshifting algorithms
- save single or complete audio files of original and modified loops
- mapping tools (automatic slice- & chromatic-map)
- multiple content management
- innovative „LoopEye“ for fast loop variations
- and many many more
Marc Steinmeier worked for Companies like Universal Music, EMI Electrola and Sony/BMG to name a few. He has assisted, produced or remixed for well known artists such as LL Cool J, Alica Keys, George Clinton, Eminem to name a few. He gave a lot of productions their break in terms of Sound design.
624 mb, 10 Construction Kits, 358 Loops & Samples
Elastik Soundbank for Mac/PC/AU/VST/RTAS/StandAlone
Elastik Player included – no sampler required!
Price: EUR 49.00
Goldbaby Productions has released When Alien Drum Robots Attack II, a new sample library featuring drum and fx sounds for electronic music.
WHO IS THIS FOR? People who make: Hip Hop, Drum & Bass, Dub Step, Techno, House, Dub, Break Beat… any genre that needs solid punchy drums with lots of character and plenty of variety.
WHAT WAS USED TO MAKE IT? Everything in Goldbaby’s studio! Using a studio full of vintage and new drum machines, samplers, synths, rack effects, vinyl, tape, real drums and perc, field recordings… this product will give you a huge palette of super solid drums and sweet FX.
When Alien Drum Robots Attack II features
- 2112 samples (24 bit).
- 129 Rex loops.
- 81 Battery 3 Kits.
- 40 Presets and 67 kits for Geist.
- 40 Bundles for Guru.
- 81 EXS24 Patches for Logic.
- 40 Kong Patches and 41 x NNXT Patches for Reason 5.
When Alien Drum Robots Attack II is available to purchase for $39 USD.
Bluezone Corporation is very proud to present to you it latest pack Ionised Techno Samples. This is a total dumping in the underground universe of the most recent productions. Available for instant download, Ionised Techno samples offers a cutting edge collection of minimal Techno drum samples, drum loops, synth sounds and sound effects.
Ionised Techno Samples is a fresh, vibrational and original sample pack, with loops and samples beautifully worked and twisted. Coming straight from Bluezone Corporation, this innovative sound bank brings all you need to increase the potential for your hardware and software sequencers. This product’s content has been filtered and engineered with great attention for details and offers over 190 samples, completely royalty-free.
Suitable for styles such as: Deep House, Tech House, Minimal House and Techno.
Ionised Techno Samples Contents:
ï Drum Loops
ï No Kick Loops
ï Percussion Loops
ï Sound Effects
ï Drum Hits / One-Shots
ï Synth Hits
ï 200 MB Data / 389 files
ï Formats : WAV / AIFF
ï Recorded at 128 bpm
ï Instant Download
ï Suitable for use in all major sequencers
ï Royalty-Free with no extra cost
ï Ready to use in commercial production
Future Loops has just released Jonas Steur Prog House, a very comprehensive collection of progressive house samples with over 2GB that will certainly appeal to the dance crowd.
Belgian DJ and Producer Jonas Steur is the master behind this sample pack release. For the last decade the talented Jonas Steur has built an impressive discography alongside a crowd of devoted fans . With releases on labels such as Black Hole Recordings and Intuition , Jonas has also remixed dozens of tracks including from many high profiled producers such as Deadmau5, Tiesto , Armin Van Buuren , Cosmic Gate to name only a few ..!
Jonas Steur Prog House features a massive 2GB and 50 Construction Kits worth of content , where all the individual components necessary for full remix control are offered as standalone loops: Drum Loop Elements, One Shots, Synths, Bass, Guitar, FX, Keys and more!
For more information, visit their website and check out the demos at: www.futureloops.com/product-jonassteurproghouse.php