Royalty-free techno sample pack – free download

Diode Eins release free-to-use peak time/driving/hard techno samples and loops from their Hymenoptera EP through Insectum Records. The Hymenoptera sample pack is free for commercial or non-commercials projects. The pack includes the following: Drums Drums…

MPC Beats is Akai’s free beat making DAW for Mac or PC

MPC Beats is a cut down DAW based on Akai’s pro level MPC Software 2.0 with similar features, but without the $200 price tag. Akai MPC Beats will have beginners and experts quickly producing great…

Native Instruments are offering free sounds from sound of the industry’s best creators

Sound packs feature Sia, Just Blaze, Kimbra, Georgia Anne Muldrow, and many more in a bid to share creativity and raise money for COVID-19 Native Instruments have launched their ‘Community Drive’, a campaign bringing sounds…

The top 5 places to get FREE music samples

Explore hundreds of thousands of samples you can do whatever you like with and it won’t cost you a thing with these 5 great sample sources. Chopping and sampling is like it’s own instrument in…

Teenage Engineering and Rick & Morty team up for a ridiculous beatmaker

Who doesn’t want a bunch of Rick and Morty samples all digitised and fuzzed up for making weird little beats, huh? If you’re not aware of Teenage Engineering they’re some of the coolest creators of weird and…

LANDR promise “almost infinite possibilities” of sounds for artist with their new tool

LANDR’s new Creator tool expands their already-huge set of resources for artists to use in their creations to near unlimited potential. LANDR have just launched the beta of their new beat maker Creator. It uses…

Get a free library of sounds for Ableton & more inspired by Kraftwerk

These sounds come from the inspiration of Kraftwerk to offer music-makers some fresh content in tribute to the work of Florian Schneider. Florian Schneider’s recent death was a blow to many electronic music lovers who…

Lockdown samples from Luke Vibert

Pump your library full of sick drum loops and samples from Luke Vibert in a new pack of Lockdown Breaks available for £10. Legendary IDM producer Luke Vibert has graced us with 92 incredible drum…

Apple’s HUGE new update for Logic is packed with music production tools and out now

Apple have unveiled the biggest update for the music production DAW since Logic Pro X 7 years ago. Apple’s DAW is one of the top choices for music recording and production and a favourite for…

Nord Wave 2 Performance Synthesizer starts shipping in the UK

The Wave 2 is Nord’s latest powerful 4-part performance synthesizer. Combining Virtual Analog synthesis, Samples, FM and Wavetable. Full details on the sythesizers capabilities can be found here. Nord Wave 2 has started shipping in…