Category: drum machine

  • The Chocolate Audio Drum Particles Collection: Your New Go-To for Kontakt

    The Chocolate Audio Drum Particles Collection: Your New Go-To for Kontakt

    Chocolate Audio’s Drum Particles Collection is a Kontakt instrument library featuring a massive 205,000 samples of drum particles. This collection is perfect for producers who need to reduce their memory and CPU footprint in the production they are working on. With 48 GB of compressed sampled content and 300 drum pieces, this library will simplify […]

  • Get Characterful, Beautifully Curated Analog Drum Samples with Complete Drums 2

    Get Characterful, Beautifully Curated Analog Drum Samples with Complete Drums 2

    Looking for high-quality analog drum samples? Look no further than Complete Drums 2 by Wave Alchemy. This pack gives you access to characterful, beautifully curated analog samples from almost every iconic and inspiring drum machine in existence. Looking for a complete drum sample solution? Look no further than Wave Alchemy’s Complete Drums 2! This huge […]

  • Review of EZdrummer 3: A Comprehensive Drum Production Software

    Review of EZdrummer 3: A Comprehensive Drum Production Software

    Review of EZdrummer 3: A Comprehensive Drum Production Software Welcome to our long Review of EZdrummer 3. EZdrummer 3 is the latest incarnation of one of the most popular drum production software titles on the market. It has been completely revamped, and now offers an even more comprehensive set of features for songwriters who want […]

  • Groovemate ONE – Groovy Percussion for Modern Styles with Guaranteed Sensation

    Groovemate ONE – Groovy Percussion for Modern Styles with Guaranteed Sensation

    Move Your Tracks with Feel In addition to their Virtual Drummer line, German-American plug-in makers UJAM launch Groovemate ONE. It is the company’s first plug-in to their new series of virtual percussion including sounds like tambourines, shakers, and one-shot shakers, as well as claps. Groovemate is intended to make tracks move and shake and enhance […]

  • UJAM Releases Virtual Drummer DEEP

    UJAM Releases Virtual Drummer DEEP

    UJAM Virtual Drummer DEEP UJAM launch DEEP, the fourth addition to their Virtual Drummer line. This virtual Neo Soul drummer is the perfect companion to Virtual Bassist DANDY, UJAM’s gentleman bassist. UJAM line-up of virtual instruments that strongly enables the producer to form new tracks and songs and composers to get the next trailer score, […]

  • Behringer Looking into New Eurorack Drum Sequencer

    Behringer Looking into New Eurorack Drum Sequencer

    Behringer RS-9 Behringer released a design draft of a modern drum sequencer based on their upcoming RD-9. It’s meant for Eurorack and comes with 11 trigger outputs. Behringer believes they could offer the eurorack drum sequencer for US$ 149. That price would be a game-changer from a price point and a treat to many existing […]

  • Queen of Coins | Endorphin.es Queen of Pentacles

    Queen of Coins | Endorphin.es Queen of Pentacles

    Queen of Coins | Endorphin.es Queen of Pentacles OK, let’s do techno again. I know, one just doesn’t ‘do’ techno according to my friends on this channel. But techno’s are so much fun to do! So let me be the fool who doesn’t know and just do it. I’ll also share some tips you may […]

  • Royal Cargo | Queen of Pentacles & Shuttle Control Cargo 4

    Royal Cargo | Queen of Pentacles & Shuttle Control Cargo 4

    Royal Cargo | Queen of Pentacles & Shuttle Control Cargo 4 Endorphin.es did an excellent jam with the Queen of Pentacles, a Shuttle and the new Running Order gate sequencer. I wondered what would happen if I’d just use the Shuttle Control section (far right on the shuttle) to sequence the Queen – but without […]

  • Method 1 Virtual Drum Machine by Sound Yeti

    Method 1 Virtual Drum Machine by Sound Yeti

    Inspired Beat Making is here. Method 1 virtual drum machine by Sound Yeti delivers today’s most powerful tools for making chart-topping hip hop, trap, rap, OG, EDM, or any modern drum grooves. Sound Yeti wants to ease your beat-making experience without soul and groove crushing complexity. Now available and ready to grove instantly. Method 1 […]

  • Alesis Drums’ New Strike AMP 8 a Powerful And Portable Practice Solution for Drummer

    Alesis Drums’ New Strike AMP 8 a Powerful And Portable Practice Solution for Drummer

    ALESIS DRUMS’ NEW STRIKE AMP 8 2000-watt portable electronic drum amplifier has powerful 8-inch woofer and horn-loaded tweeter for amazing clarity and punch, plus all the inputs and controls required by the modern electronic drummer. Alesis, the world’s leading manufacturer of electronic drums, today announced their new Strike Amp 8 powered drum amplifier. This latest […]

  • KORG’s NEW volca sample (2)

    KORG’s NEW volca sample (2)

    NEW volca sample2 KORG launched their new generation volca sample with more memory, features, and connectivity to take your beat making further than ever before. The volca sample has everything that you need to create the music you like, and in a portable small form factor that you can take anywhere! On its own, it […]

  • Toontrack Superior Drummer 3 Review and Tutorial

    Toontrack Superior Drummer 3 Review and Tutorial

    Toontrack Superior Drummer 3 Review and Tutorial ToonTrack Superior Drummer 3 is the future of drum production. It is the perfect drummer. In this demo, we show you how to use Superior Drummer. Way more than a sound library, Superior Drummer 3 gives you streamlined workflow and countless features for amazing drum production right in […]

  • Keepforest’s Ferrum – Modern Trailer Percussion Available for Pre-Order

    Keepforest’s Ferrum – Modern Trailer Percussion Available for Pre-Order

    Ferrum – Modern Trailer Percussion Keepforest’s upcoming Modern Trailer Percussion Powerhouse is due to release on August 24th, 2020. Keepforest’s FERRUM, produced by Vladislav Martirosov and Arseni Khodzin, is a modern trailer percussion powerhouse with a huge variety of cinematic percussion from the epic and massive cinematic hits, punches, anvils and doors impacts to cymbals, bells, […]

  • Arturia Spark 2 Video Review

    Arturia Spark 2 Video Review

    Arturia Spark 2 Video Review This VST is a great tool for beat-making, focusing on emulating old school drum machines with the flexibility and compatibility of modern plugins. You can run Spark 2 on its own, but it definitely benefits by you using the companion hardware – Arturia SparkLE 2 LE. In this Arturia spark […]

  • Arturia SparkLE Virtual Drum Machine Video Review [Exteneded Version]

    Arturia SparkLE Virtual Drum Machine Video Review [Exteneded Version]

    Let’s take a look at the drum machine that brings back the analog feel to the digital age from Arturia, the SparkLE. To start off, the Arturia spark controller is built really well, with a sturdy hard plastic shell, rubber, velocity-sensitive pads, and a linear 16-step sequencer, and even an X/Y touch-sensitive pad and the […]

  • Free Reverb Drum Machines | The Complete Collection

    Free Reverb Drum Machines | The Complete Collection

    Reverb Drum Machines | The Complete Collection Reverb released an extensive sample collection of rare and noteworthy drum machines. You can download the collection for free. The Complete Reverb Drum Machines Collection contains over 50 volumes of vintage, rare, and landmark drum machines that narrate the history of this modern instrument—from the inception of this invention […]

  • 80% Off TRANZFORM by HIDDEN PATH AUDIO

    80% Off TRANZFORM by HIDDEN PATH AUDIO

    80% Off TRANZFORM by HIDDEN PATH AUDIO For only $19.99 (instead of $99.99), get Tranzform (Affiliate Link) by Hidden Path Audio! TRANZFORM – Growling basses, undulating atmospheres, mechanical arps, and even a bonus set of cinematic drones fill out this over 4GB collection of hybrid instruments. See also our TRANZFORM Review – Hybrid Rhythmic Synthesis […]

  • Cinematique Instruments Introduces Rytmik

    Cinematique Instruments Introduces Rytmik

    Cinematique Instruments Introduces Rytmik Rytmik is an uplifting beat engine that produces a very rich and unusual collection of sounds and beats for massive cinematic percussion, cue scoring, electro, hip hop, or industrial. It is a great tool for immediate rhythmic stimulus which grants unlimited versatility to find a unique language for the music you’re […]

  • SOMA Contest, a chance to win a PULSAR-23

    SOMA Contest, a chance to win a PULSAR-23

    SOMA Contest, a chance to win a PULSAR-23 You can join the contest here. If you have no FB account you can upload your song on Youtube or any common media space and send a link to somasynthseu@gmail.com Duration:The competition started on June 5 and ends at midnight CET on the 28th of June 2020. Results will be […]

  • TR-909 Drum Machine Replication by Steda Electronics

    TR-909 Drum Machine Replication by Steda Electronics

    Steda Electronics is getting closer to the release of its version of a TR-909 Drum Machine. The team did release 909 mainboard final version which hints that they are getting ready for the next steps towards a release. Personally I found it an excellent trend that many hardware companies are taking the risk and start […]

  • Impact Soundworks Releases CYCLOPS Modern Electronic Drums

    Impact Soundworks Releases CYCLOPS Modern Electronic Drums

    Impact Soundworks Releases CYCLOPS Modern Electronic Drums CYCLOPS includes 999 one-shot drum sounds in WAV format, along with 263 drum loops and 108 MIDIs, all usable in any DAW or sampler, with no plugins required. Then for owners of the industry-standard Serum virtual instrument, it also packs 363 categorized presets to fuel your productions. From […]

  • ROLI’s Flagship Software Solution And Associated Sample Libraries Join inMusic Brands.

    ROLI’s Flagship Software Solution And Associated Sample Libraries Join inMusic Brands.

    ROLI’s Flagship Software Solution And Associated Sample Libraries Join inMusic Brands  inMusic, the global leader in music production hardware, software and consumer electronics, is proud to announce the acquisition of BFD from London-based tech company, FXpansion. For the foreseeable future, customers can still purchase BFD software and sample libraries directly from the BFD website: https://www.fxpansion.com/products/bfd3/ BFD3 […]

  • Beaotic Xt-808 Sound Library For Kontakt

    Beaotic Xt-808 Sound Library For Kontakt

    Beaotic Xt-808 Sound Library For Kontakt XT-808 provides all the sounds and character from the legendary Roland TR-808 but with everything extended: More sounds more sound-shaping possibilities, wider parameter range. Plus of course modern features such as automation. In some ways a much more expressive instrument than the original. Based on the legendary Roland TR-808, […]

  • Signal Sounds Update and Roundup April 2020

    Signal Sounds Update and Roundup April 2020

    Signal Sounds Update and Roundup April 2020 Actually only being a week late with the mailout is pretty good for Jason Brunton and the Signal Sounds team, they are pretty happy with that result given the circumstances. Jason wants to reach out to the reader of StrongMocha as many are also customers of Signal Sounds: […]

  • UVI Releases Drum Designer 1.5

    UVI Releases Drum Designer 1.5

    UVI Releases Drum Designer 1.5 UVI releases Drum Designer 1.5, a modern drum instrument with powerful Kick, Snare, Clap, and Cymbal sound design engines, a featured 8-part sequencer and more, now with hundreds of new presets, dozens of new kits, a new Haas effect for the cymbal engine, and additional tempo options. From our Drum […]

  • In Session Audio releases Drumatic Creator for Kontakt Player

    In Session Audio releases Drumatic Creator for Kontakt Player

    In Session Audio releases Drumatic Creator for Kontakt Player Bass. Toms. Snares. Ensembles of these drum types are often used to underpin the music for action-oriented movies across all genres. Drumatic Creator is a virtual instrument sample library designed to feature these instruments in a new, larger and more flexible way. Where most libraries present […]

  • SiNTH DRoMS by Marco Scherer

    SiNTH DRoMS by Marco Scherer

    SiNTH DRoMS [25 synth & modular drum kits] Marco Scherer released SiNTH DRoMS [25 synth & modular drum kits] based on sounds and noises captured from Marco’s Waldorf Blofeld, Novation Nova, Korg Radias, a Dreadbox G-System and other sorts of modular devices. SiNTH DRoMS includes 25 crazy drum and percussion kits, all these „whooms, blips, […]

  • UJAM Releases Beatmaker VOID

    UJAM Releases Beatmaker VOID

    Beatmaker VOID UJAM releases VOID, a Drum & Bass-centric new member of its Beatmaker series. With VOID, the Beatmaker series expands to musical genres that are based on breakbeats and heavy syncopation such as liquid, jungle, and Neurofunk. VOID provides the tools to create custom beat arrangements without the need for samplers, sequencers or beat […]

  • Auddict Releases Major PercX Update

    Auddict Releases Major PercX Update

     PercX an advanced virtual percussion instrument Auddict announces the arrival of PercX 1.1.0 – which is a free update for all existing users of PercX. Aside from various bug fixes and solved stability issues, Auddict has included an entirely new system called the Kit Generator. The Kit Generator allows you to – with the click […]

  • DrumComputer 1.1 Update is Available

    DrumComputer 1.1 Update is Available

    DrumComputer 1.1 Update Answering demands from the crowd, Sugar Bytes might have achieved the quickest major update ever, the Drumcomputer 1.1 update. It brings faster code and more sound options and Sugar Bytes hopes it will put DrumComputer into your tracks on a regular basis!  DrumComputer is the new specialist for synthetic drums, combining classic […]

  • 880 – Analog Drum Machine for Eurorack an Pre-Order Status Update

    880 – Analog Drum Machine for Eurorack an Pre-Order Status Update

    880 Analog Drum Machine for Eurorack The System80 880 is a recreation of the classic analog drum machine of the 1980s reformatted into a 60 HP Eurorack module.  It couples the 16 analog drum voices of the original to an enhanced TR-style step sequencer. Currently there are about three times (3X) as many people on the pre-order list […]

  • Elektro Drum Generator by Sub51-Sound Design Released EDG-20 for Kontakt

    Elektro Drum Generator by Sub51-Sound Design Released EDG-20 for Kontakt

    Elektro Drum Generator EDG-20 for Kontakt Released EDG-20 (Elektro Drum Generator) instrument is based on a large set of meticulously produced samples derived from the legendary Linn LM series of retro drum machines with the addition of a separate ‘sub’ kick that can be layered to add weight. Elektro Drum Generator EDG-20 by Sub51-Sound Design […]

  • Sugar Byte launches DrumComputer – Synthetic Beats

    Sugar Byte launches DrumComputer – Synthetic Beats

    DrumComputer new Release by Sugar Byte DrumComputer is a drum machine with 8 individual sound engines, including everything you might think of when it comes to drumming sounds and patterns. DrumComputer also is capable of randomizing kits, patterns, and fills. DrumComputer is the new specialist for synthetic drums, combining classic and modern synthesis with flexible […]

  • XLN Audio Launching XO Lite

    XLN Audio Launching XO Lite

    XO Lite by XLN Audio XO Lite which will be released on December 10th, offers the core XO features: You can import your own samples into the plugin and quickly find them in the XO space. The sequencing and editing possibilities are the same. You can edit, create, browse, and organize your beats fast and […]

  • New UNO Drum Anthology Libraries

    New UNO Drum Anthology Libraries

    UNO Drum Anthology Libraries Launched IK Multimedia launched 10 new free UNO Drum libraries made from a collection of vintage and rare PCM sounds. The Drum Anthology Libraries are a collection of vintage and rare drum machine PCM sounds that can be loaded in your UNO Drum, drastically changing the sound of your instrument.  10 new libraries […]

  • Rast Sound launches preorder offer of DESIGNER DRUMS 2

    Rast Sound launches preorder offer of DESIGNER DRUMS 2

    DESIGNER DRUMS 2 on pre-order RAST is releasing a drum engine that lets you create, design, sequence and play a wealth of drum sounds and patterns with surprising dynamics. With the addition of “create”, “the sequencer” and 50 redesigned kits Designer Drums v2.0 is a powerful drum tool to create drums with a few clicks to editing […]

  • Mixed In Key Continues Captain Plugins Success Story with Captain Beat

    Mixed In Key Continues Captain Plugins Success Story with Captain Beat

    Captain Beat by Mixed In Key Mixed In Key releases Captain Beat, the latest update to the award-winning Captain Plugins series. Captain Beat allows you to make beats quickly and intuitively. Choose from one of hundreds of patterns from the bank library or record your own rhythms by finger drumming using the computer keyboard. Select […]

  • XO by XLN Audio is getting a significant update

    XO by XLN Audio is getting a significant update

    XO adding new features on November, 19th 2019 XO is a unique beat-making & drum sample exploration tool. The software offers a revolutionary way of organizing and browsing samples. See also our XO Review – a Revolutionary Intercosmic Way of Beatmaking by XLN Audio. XO (Affiliate Link) by XLN Audio is a very advanced new way […]

  • Cue Builders Cinematic Rhythms Updated to Version 1.1 by Red Room Audio

    Cue Builders Cinematic Rhythms Updated to Version 1.1 by Red Room Audio

    Cue Builders Cinematic Rhythms Version 1.1 Red Room Audio library which we did take a look at Cue Builders Cinematic Rhythms – a New Percussion Builder. Cue Builders Cinematic Rhythms is an excellent approach to free you up from using loops that may limit you. Taking Loops and Samples into Kontakt to offer you the percussive […]

  • Moonkits –  The Softer Side Of The Drumkit | Modern Brush Drums

    Moonkits – The Softer Side Of The Drumkit | Modern Brush Drums

    The Softer Side Of The Drumkit: Moonkits by Soniccouture Warm, dusty drum textures played with brushes, rods, and mallets. Features 3 generative Beat Tools & preset kits + grooves MOONKITS Follow through Moonkits the journey of Soniccouture to the softer side of the drumkit. 5 kits, 2 drummers, a historic live room and a classic Neve desk. […]

  • Electronisounds Audio Free Presets for Noir by Ruismaker

    Electronisounds Audio Free Presets for Noir by Ruismaker

    Electronisounds Audio Releases Free Presets for Ruismaker Noir Electronisounds Audio has released a free preset for Ruismaker Noir: Filthy Techno Kick Drums, Hi-Hat patterns, Percussion Layers, Deep Basslines, Twisted Sequences and more! Ruismaker Noir: Relentless Rhythm Synth Ruismaker Noir Is an unconventional kind of drum synth. Ruismaker Noir performs a hybrid passageway separating synthesized drums […]

  • Real Drum Machine for Battery, Ableton + WAV

    Real Drum Machine for Battery, Ableton + WAV

    Real Drum Machine for Battery, Ableton + WAV REAL DRUM MACHINES is a Sample Pack of 28 Classic Drum Machines Sampled and reconstructed for Ableton Live Drum Rack and NI Battery 4 The Pack contains 28 Ableton Drum Rack for each Drum Machine and 4 Combo Pack For Kicks, Snares/Clap/Rimshot, Hi-Hats and Toms 26 Battery 4 presets with color-coded Cells […]

  • UNO Drum Editor

    UNO Drum Editor

    Powerful kit and pattern control for Mac/PC and iOS The UNO Drum Editor is a plugin and stand-alone app that makes UNO Drum hit even harder! Instantly change any parameter on the UNO Drum (our UNO Drum Review), from adjusting sounds to creating patterns, for complete control of your instrument right from your computer, or […]

  • Drumstruck V – Cinematic Drumloops  by The Unfinished

    Drumstruck V – Cinematic Drumloops by The Unfinished

    Drumstruck V – Cinematic Drumloops Drumstruck V is the fifth installment in The Unfinished little drum loops sample series for Kontakt and WAV format. Drumstruck V extends your toolbox with a broad variety of kinetic and atmospheric underscore and action percussive loops. You can add these percussive elements to your tracks on the fly, playing them in live via Kontakt. The […]

  • SP 909 Released by Samples From Mars

    SP 909 Released by Samples From Mars

    Samples From Mars launches SP 909 Samples From Mars believes that the SP1200 is one of the only samplers that can actually make the 909 sound better. The company wants you to fall in love with the grit, warmth and punch it added. Samples From Mars is a drum & synth samples imprint based in Brooklyn, NYC […]

  • Korg Volca Sample Review

    Korg Volca Sample Review

    The Korg Volca Sample is a super portable, super easy to use, a fabulous sounding beat machine that has even more features packed into it than the Volca Beats.  This Review was created by Alex from Consordini Musical instruments. If you are an audio engineer that is always looking to do more with less, the […]

  • MODO DRUM by IK Multimedia  Available Now

    MODO DRUM by IK Multimedia Available Now

    MODO DRUM by IK Multimedia MODO DRUM is IK’s first physical modeling drum virtual instrument. Using a powerful combination of modal synthesis and advanced sampling, MODO DRUM gives you the most deeply customizable virtual drum kits ever. I did already install MODO DRUM and have had a first play with the drum plugin. My first […]

  • Create Patterns with UNO Drum

    Create Patterns with UNO Drum

    UNO Drum is the second member of IK Multimedia’s UNO family. The drum machine offers both analog sounds and samples. Like the UNO Synth, it comes in the same compact housing. We did review some days ago: UNO Drum Review- an Analog & Digital Drum Machine by IK Multimedia. IK Multimedia UNO Drum holds six […]

  • UNO Drum Review- an Analog & Digital Drum Machine by IK Multimedia

    UNO Drum Review- an Analog & Digital Drum Machine by IK Multimedia

    UNO Drum Review by IK Multimedia UNO Drum is the second member of IK Multimedia’s UNO family. The drum machine offers both analog sounds and samples. Like the UNO Synth, it comes in the same compact housing. The device can be powered by battery or USB power. UNO also offers a daisy chain for audio from the UNO […]

  • AE Modular New Drum Modules Available

    AE Modular New Drum Modules Available

    Three new drum modules have now been officially released and are available for purchase in the shop. TOPOGRAF TOPOGRAF – is an adaptation of the Grids module from Mutable Instruments and offers 3 channels of a multitude of different rhythmic patterns. TOPOGRAF is a drum sequencer with three tracks, that works with a “topographic” principle; […]

  • MODO DRUM a Physical Modeling Drum

    MODO DRUM a Physical Modeling Drum

    MODO DRUM is IK’s first physical modeling drum virtual instrument. MODO DRUM produces amazingly lifelike drum tracks. Using the power of IK’s exclusive modal synthesis, MODO DRUM gives you 10 customizable virtual drum kits with complete control over every element of your sound, shattering the limitations of traditional sample libraries. Through MODO DRUM real-time modal […]

  • Updated DrumCore 4.3.4

    Updated DrumCore 4.3.4

    DrumCore 4 Ultra includes a large number of ready to use and substantially performed drum loops and fills, very usable MIDIs and exceptionally good sounding drum kits. If you are new to DrumCore take a look at our DrumCore 4 Ultra Review. Overall DrumCore 4 Ultra is a unique tool to add the world’s top drummers […]

  • System80 880 an Analog Drum Machine for Eurorack

    System80 880 an Analog Drum Machine for Eurorack

    The System80 880 is a recreation of the classic analog drum machine of the 1980s reformatted into a 60 HP Eurorack module.  It couples the 16 analog drum voices of the original to an enhanced TR-style step sequencer. Features 16 analog drum voices (6 single voices, 5 switchable dual voices) with global accent Pattern sequencer with 1-32 steps […]