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Free Sample Packs, All Genres (Best of 2021)

Every producer needs a decent sample library to make great music. And just like beer, samples simply taste better whenever they’re free. Below, you’ll find the ultimate list of free sample packs, including stuff for a variety of different genres.

Boom Bap Drum Patterns - BVKER

Essential Boom Bap Drum Patterns (+Free Drum Loops)

So you’re tired of listening to similar-sounding Trap beats over and over again and would rather cook up some head-nodding Old School Hip Hop? Cool, you came to the right place. In this post, you’ll learn 6 essential Boom Bap Drum Patterns.

How To Make Phonk Tutorial

How To Make Phonk (Tutorial)

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to make a Phonk beat. We’ll start with an energetic cowbell melody, add hard-hitting drums, and finally design a nasty 808 bass.. but before we start with the Phonk tutorial, let’s talk about what Phonk is in the first place.

80s Drum Samples & Loops

80s Drum Samples & Loops

So you’re going for the renowned 80s drum sound, but don’t want to spend a few thousand bucks on expensive drum machines like the E-Mu Drumulator, Oberheim DX, Linndrum or TR-909? No problem, you don’t need to!

How To Make Vaporwave Music

How To Make Vaporwave Music

So you came across the 420 (or whatever it’s called) track by Macintosh Plus and want to learn how to create something similar? Great, in this post you’ll learn how to easily make Vaporwave music – step by step. Let’s dive right into this.

Heavyocity Mosaic Tape Review

Heavyocity Mosaic Tape Review

Mosaic Tape by Heavyocity is a Kontakt library, specifically designed for scoring. It comes with 113 multi-sampled sound sources (1,264 samples in total), which have been processed using analog tape. Additionally there are 106 snapshot presets included.

TBProAudio mvMeter2 Review

TBProAudio mvMeter2 Review

The mvMeter2 by TBProAudio is a metering plugin, which visually reminds of an old VU meter. It comes with multiple measuring modes, including PEAK, RMS, EBU R128, VU or PPM and a bunch of useful workflow parameters.

Producer-Deals

The Best Holiday Deals for Music Producers in 2020

Yes, music production is expensive. At the very least you need a solid computer, a DAW, plugins and studio speakers or headphones. Fortunately, there are a lot of plugin brands and sound design labels offering insane deals from time to time.

Serum vs Sylenth

Serum vs Sylenth (All Pros & Cons)

There are countless software synths available these days, so it’s hard to find the ones that are actually worth spending any money on. Two the most popular plugins are Xfer’s flagship synth Serum and Lennar Digital’s Sylenth1.

Best Sylenth1 Skins 2020

Sylenth1 Skins 2021 (Free & Paid)

Although Sylenth1 is without any doubt a great synth, many producers simply don’t want to see the same old GUI over and over again. Fortunately, there are plenty of Sylenth1 skins available and most of them are even free.

eaReckon TransReckon Review

eaReckon TransReckon Review

TransReckon is a transient shaper, empowering you to control the attack and sustain of any source sound. It’s available in different plugin formats, including VST, AAX and AU for both Mac and Windows. As I’m writing this review it can be purchased for $66.80.

Acon-Multiply-Review

Acon Digital Multiply (Review)

Multiply by Acon Digital is a free chorus plugin with an innovative approach: every voice “is processed with a phase randomizing filter”. This means that you won’t get the same comb filter problems, which usually occur using other modulation effects.

Old School Samples

Old School Samples (Best of 2021)

Although pro audio brands develop new tools to record perfectly clean audio tracks, remove clicks and make precise mix downs everyday, there’s still something cool about Old School samples. Here are the best packs of 2021.

TAL-NoiseMaker-Review

TAL NoiseMaker (Honest Review)

The TAL NoiseMaker is a free synth plugin, which comes with a huge collection of great sounding presets. Since the overall structure resembles hardware synthesizers it’s a great tool for creating all kinds of analog sounds.

Sonible-Smart-Reverb-Review

Best VST Reverb 2021? Sonible Smart:Reverb Review

If you’re a music producer you probably heard of reverb plugins like the Pro-R by FabFilter, some Lexicon emulations or basically everything from Valhalla. Well, one reverb not a lot of people are talking about (yet) is the smart:reverb by sonible.

trap sample packs

Best Trap Sample Packs of 2021 (Free & Paid)

Every producer knows: if you want to cook up some lit trap beats you need some high quality samples. Unfortunately the supply is incredibly huge and it’s therefore hard to spot the best trap sample packs you can find online.