Care for reasonably priced, high-quality drum samples? Between November 14th and December 3rd, Drumdrops is having a Black Friday sale, taking 50% off all its products. To take advantage of the offer, visit the Drumdrops website and use the code BLACKFRIDAY2017 at checkout. Simple!
Drumdrops’ focus is on live drumming tracks, which means electronic producers looking for boomy sine wave kicks ought to look elsewhere. Mind you, these guys take sampling seriously. They usually record an album’s worth of drum tracks in a particular genre, with all the work of changing up snares, tuning kits to fit the genre, adding percussion and room mics.
Everything is thrown onto 2-inch analog tape, while vintage consoles and mics are used where possible. The multi-tracks from these sessions are sold as is, also available chopped into four-bar drum loops, and as individual hits from drums sampled at different velocities at the start of the recording session. All the material is royalty-free and up for re-use in your productions.
Drumdrops’ samples stretch across dub, reggae, disco, funk, rock, pop and anything in-between. They are available in wav, Apple Loops, REX, BFD, Ableton racks, Studio One, Slate Trigger, Drumagog, Battery, Kontakt, EXS24, Maschine, Geist, plus more patches and formats. Obviously, that’s a huge amount of variety covered, and many producers will appreciate these samples being ready to go in almost any mainstream production platform out there.
The company also specializes in crafting virtual acoustic drum instruments for NI Kontakt, FXpansion BFD, and other software samplers. The sound quality on offer, as well as the functionality of their virtual instruments, is among the best on the market.
Again, to take advantage of the Black Friday offer, head to over Drumdrops and use the code BLACKFRIDAY2017 at checkout. The opportunity is available between 14 November – 3 December 2017.
More info: Drumdrops (50% OFF until December 3rd)