April 3, 2014

3rd April 2014: This week’s new sample library releases…

Zero-G Warp Static by Arovane Produced by Electro-Wizard Uwe Zahn, AKA Arovane, Warp Static delivers his trademark angular, electronic palettes and timbres, complex, crunching and swarming soundscapes, glitchy, distorted and disjointed sounds which will work as perfectly in media soundtracks as they would in electronica and EDM music. RRP: £59.95 / €74.95 Formats: Acid Wav, Aiff Apple Loops, Rex2, EZS24, HALion, Kontakt, Reason NNXT Samplephonics Rare Funk Grooves An epic…

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February 13, 2014

13th February 2014: This week’s sample library releases…

Samplephonics Acoustic Abstractions Overflowing with acoustic instrument loops, textures, organic rhythms and sampling gems, Acoustic Abstractions is like digging through a crate of rare vinyl, each groove a complete surprise and ready to be shaped into something new. RRP: £39.95 /€47.95 Formats: WAV   Zero-G Urban Symphony Orchestral Phrases This multiformat sample collection features hundreds of orchestral phrases plus solo piano and harp loops that have been specifically composed and…

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January 30, 2014

Video Games – Sound FX License Agreement – Where Do I Stand?

Do you, as a sound designer, need to be signing an additional User License Agreement for using sounds in isolation for Foley and Sound FX work? Over the last year we have been asked by several different customers as to where they stand within their license agreement when designing sounds for use in video games and general Sound FX. Most sample license agreements state that the samples must be embedded…

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December 23, 2013

23rd December 2013 This week’s sample library releases

Zero-G Critical Mass Audioscapes This colossal multiformat collection of sounds has themes ranging from chilling deep space horror all the way through to sumptuous heavenly atmospheres and  has been designed to suit the needs of professional TV, cinema and game score composers as well as EDM music producers who want to add something unique to their tracks. RRP: £59.95 / €74.95 Format: WAV, AIFF Apple Loops, Kontakt, EXS24 and NNXT…

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November 14, 2013

Epica producer Sam Spacey on the making of Zero-G’s new virtual synth

More famously known for producing sample libraries, this week saw Zero-G add a new virtual ‘sound module’ to their product portfolio in the form of the Kontakt-powered ‘EPICA‘. We got in contact with the instrument’s creator Sam Spacey, who was also responsible for Zero-G’s Phaedra synth a few years ago, to find out what Epica has to offer… Hi Sam, first up, could you tell us a little about your…

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October 18, 2013

18th October 2013 – This week’s new sample releases…

Zero-G Classical Vocal Tragedy, triumph, desperation and heartbreak are all here in these powerful male and female operatic vocal performances. Voice ranges include baritone, tenor, soprano and mezzo soprano with Italian, French, German, Latin and even Russian languages presented. RRP: £59.95  / €74.95 but until 31st October only pay the intro price of £47.96 / €59.96! Formats: WAV, AIFF, Kontakt, EXS, HALion, NNXT   Boom Library – Nature Essentials Nature…

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September 13, 2013

13th September 2013 – this week’s new sample releases

Zero-G Perpetuo: Live Flute Phrases Performed by a world-class flute and piccolo player from the Liverpool Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and recorded in Liverpool´s famous Parr Street studios, Perpetuo: Live Flute Phrases is an 8Gb collection of thousands of live recorded looped phrases from the producer that brought us Luminoso, Animato and Spiritoso. RRP: £79.95 / €94.95 Formats: Kontakt 5.2 or higher   Big Fish Audio Illusion Illusion was recorded and…

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September 4, 2013

Dan Graham returns for Zero-G’s latest Kontakt release ‘Perpetuo’

Following the success of Animato, Spiritoso and Luminoso, Dan Graham has joined forces again with Zero-G and XFonic to produce the next library in the series ‘Perpetuo – Live Flute Phrases‘. Performed by a world-class flute and piccolo player from the Liverpool Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and recorded in Liverpool´s famous Parr Street studios, Perpetuo is an 8Gb collection of thousands of live recorded looped phrases designed for use with Kontakt…

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