August 11, 2016

Film, TV and game composers reveal their favourite string virtual instruments

Following the popularity of our round up of composers’ and artists’ Top plugins of 2015 on the T+S Blog at the end of last year with contributions from Time+Space friends including Nainita Desai, Andy Barlow, Ty Unwin and more, we decided to do another one! This time, we’ve been finding out what other virtual instruments and plug-ins the professionals are really rating right now and we’re kicking things off with…

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January 16, 2016

16th January – New sample library releases

  Zero-G Cinematic Mutations & FX Zetamorph Zetamorph delivers over 2.9Gb of extreme, modern cinematic sound design and mutating electronica created from the ground up for for the most demanding soundtrack, trailer and electronic music producers. Formats: WAV, AIFF, EXS24, Kontakt, HALion, NNXT   RRP: £55.95 / €75.95

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July 30, 2015

We sand through the concept behind Zero-G’s latest sample collection ‘Desert Tracks’

This week, Zero-G has released Desert Tracks – an interesting and inspiring collection of exotic, traditional and contemporary rhythm, instrument and full music tracks from Northern Africa and the Middle East. Percussion loops and musical themes echo the court and folk music of ancient Egypt, Arabia, the Ottoman Empire and Persia whilst a contemporary selection presents a modern twist. Desert Tracks also features melodic instruments including Accordion, Kanoun, Oud, Ney…

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May 23, 2014

23rd May 2014: This week’s new sample library releases…

Big Fish Audio Percussion Sessions Expertly programmed Drum and Percussion Loops, Hits and One-Shots of Analog, Electro and Old Skool Drum Machines, Synths and Modular Boxes with the sound that has become the bedrock of today’s Pop, Hip Hop, Electronica, Rock and Contemporary Music. RRP: £42.95 / €51.95 Formats: Apple Loops, Rex, Wav, RMX, Acid. Also available formatted for Kontakt Samplephonics Javier Barrios Latin String Loops Nylon Guitar Loops, Ukelele,…

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February 12, 2013

The Blues EZX drummer Hans Lindbäck talks about recording Toontrack’s latest EZX

This week sees the release of Toontrack’s seventeenth expansion pack for their EZdrummer and Superior Drummer software. The Blues EZX comes complete with two full drum kits plus vintage Zildjan cymbals and extras including a suitcase and calfskinned tambourines to deliver a warm and characteristic sound to your tracks. We got in touch with the drummer behind the recordings, Hans Lindbäck, who has over half a century’s experience of playing…

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October 12, 2011

Freshtone Samples on recording Vintage Drums and why it stands out from other ‘Fills’ collections

With their debut release The Lost Tapes Vol 1 proving to be our biggest selling sample library of 2011, there have been high expectations for Freshtone‘s second release – Vintage Drums: The Fills – and it doesn’t disappoint. We caught up with the Freshtone guys Matthew Corbett and Mike Wilkie to find out how the recording process went and what makes this new sample library stand out from other drum…

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