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MeldaProduction Releases MONASTERY GRAND Free Instrument

MONASTERY GRAND is carefully curated from 50GB of rigorous recordings capturing a beautiful stage piano in a concert hall hidden within one of the monasteries near the Czech beer capital of Pilsen.

SampleScience releases Cinematic Piano, a piano plugin for soundtrack scoring

Cinematic Piano combines real-life recordings of an acoustic piano with electronic sound design. The result is a deep sound that doesn't require any mastering to sound good.

Klevgrand Ting Is A Percussion Instrument Made From Home-Based Found Sounds

Klevgrand releases '‹Ting'‹'‹'"'‹Percussion Instrument with sounds originating from t(h)ings laying around at home.

IK Multimedia Releases SampleTank 4 Custom Shop For FREE

Custom Shop offers musicians and producers high quality sounds, effects and intuitive interface; expansion libraries and instrument editor provide powerful production tools

Review: UVI Toy Suite

UVI has assembled what could be the most comprehensive collection of toy instruments ever. But as Hollin Jones found out, there's much more to it than just a bit of fun...

Drum Depot: Gritty Bass Has 166 Filthy Kicks And Basses For Under 10 Eur

All the kicks and basses you need for Trap, Dubstep, Lo-Fi, Garage, Grime, Future House, Bass Music, Hip-Hop and Drum & Bass can be found in this new and very affordable collection.

Review: UVI Key Suite Electric

Keysuite Electric is made up of 7 categories of instruments: Tines, Reeds, Clavs, Electric Pianos, Analog Keys, Electro Acoustic and Bass. Matt Vanacoro took it for a spin.

Review: Synthogy Ivory 2 Grand Pianos

With 81GB of samples, impressive low latency performance and stunning pianos, could Synthogy's Ivory 2 be the ultimate sampled piano collection?

Review: IK Multimedia SampleTank 4 MAX

IK's legendary sample-based instrument gains a scalable interface, beefed up audio engine and a ton of extra content in version 4. And that's just the start, as Hollin Jones discovered...

1010music Introduces Blackbox - Standalone Touchscreen Groovebox With Sampling, Sequencing And FX

Blackbox is a portable sampler and groovebox that lets you record, save/load, apply effects and edit one-shot samples and beat-sliced loops. Here's what you need to know.

Native Instruments' NOIRE Captures The Unique Piano Sound Of Nils Frahm

Meticulously sampled in the rich ambient environment of Saal 3 in Berlin's Funkhaus recording complex, this Kontakt instrument delivers stunning piano tone.

Understanding The Architecture Of Sample-Based Virtual Instruments

The many different sample-based instruments out there can use an array of terms to refer to the same concepts. Here, Joe Albano simplifies the whole thing for you.

Deton8 Your Tracks With This New, Ultra-Compact Drum Machine From Twisted Electrons

Combining the best of classic and new technology, this portable hybrid sampler and drum synth will even let you upload and manage your own sounds. Here's when, where and how to get it.

This Graph Shows Tracks That Have Used Samples, And Tracks That Have Been Sampled, In Last 100 Years

Creating your own samples is a great way to make new, unique and inspiring tracks. Here are four ways you can do it - which one will you choose?

Sample Classic Tracks And Never Pay A Penny In Royalties - The Crate For Arcade Is Here.

Output and BMG Publishing Team Up On '˜The Crate' For Arcade'¨ - Crate Digging Without Royalties. Here's how it works.