Black Octopus Sound – Basement Freaks Presents Archipelago
Publisher : Black Octopus Sound
Website : Black Octopus Sounde
Format : WAV
Quality : 24 bit 44.1 kHz stereo
Description : Archipelago is an adventurous collection for any producer looking to add Mediterranean excitement and flavor to their sound. Capture the essence of the fragrant island days and put it at your fingertips with a stunning collection of hand instruments including lute, acoustic and electric guitar, Foley recordings, melody and a host of Mediterranean percussion instruments. Including the sounds of a soulful lute found exclusively in the home of Basement Freaks, Crete, Greece.
With a total of 1GB of 212 loops and 94 single shots, these sounds are perfect for adding rhythm to a song and even heavier organic bass (check out the second half of the demo track for inspiration!) Each melodic and percussive loop has been crafted with a variety of contemporary genres in mind and recorded using advanced and analogue equipment, while still retaining the cultural essence that makes them so distinct and easy to dance to.
Samples range from 70 to 166 bpm and you’re sure to find a vast source of inspiration suitable for all skill levels. Whether you want to match loops to easily arrange an already professional-sounding piece of music, use them as opening songs, or process them however you like to play a part in a complex contemporary production. Each Key and Tempo pattern is labeled so you can easily add them directly to your project, ready to arrange as you wish, demonstrating just how versatile these patterns can be.
Soak up the amazing sounds of the Mediterranean with these percussion instruments that are so authentic you can almost smell the wood! Archipelago by Basement Freaks is now available on Black Octopus Sound.
With a total 1GB of 212 Loops & 94 One-Shots, these sounds are perfect for adding rhythm into a composition and even some heavier, organic bass (check out the second half of the demo track for some inspiration!) Each melodic and percussive loop has been composed to suit a variety of modern genres and recorded with advanced & analog gear, whilst still maintaining the cultural essence that makes them so distinct and easy to dance to.
The acoustic instruments found in this pack were recorded with an AKG 314 & OCTAVA MK 012. The Fender Jazzmaster recorded through an AC15 Vox amp and tracked with a E 906 Sennheizer & a SM 57. With the Percussion recorded with an R102 Active Ribbon, and some AKG 314’s on a X/Y configuration. The final output went through a combination of SPL 9844 pre – amps, 4 AXR hybrid microphone preamps with Rupert Neve Designs SILK emulation and finally Warm Audio WA-76 limiters for Compression & Clark Teknik EQPs – KT for equalizing while tracking.
The samples range from 70 to 166 BPM and you’ll be sure to find a vast source of inspiration that are suitable for all levels of skill. Whether you want to match the loops to easily arrange an already professional sounding piece of music, use them as song starters, or process them as you please to play a part in a complex modern production. Each sample Key and Tempo labeled, you can easily drop them straight into a project ready to arrange as you please, showing just how versatile these samples can be.
Soak up the stunning sounds of the Mediterranean with these percussive instruments that are so authentic you can almost smell the wood! Archipelago by Basement Freaks out now on Black Octopus Sound.
291 Total Samples
10 Bass Guitar Loops
10 Drum Loops
12 Electric Guitar Loops
8 Full Mix Loops
15 FX One Shots
17 Instrument One Shots
46 Lute & Acoustic Guitar Loops
21 Music Loops
90 Percussion Loops
62 Drum & Percussion One Shots