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…

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…

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…

Welcome to the Library of Congress’s free Hip-Hop sampling tool

You heard that right, the Library of Congress are making a world of new hip-hop sampling available to everyone for free. This new tool allows you to explore a wealth of free-to-use sounds from orchestras…

Sound like Nils Frahm with this incredible FREE piano plugin

Add a beautiful sounding piano plugin to your repertoire at no cost with incredible samples inspired by Nils Frahm. Piano plugins that sound this good are very rarely free and you’d be a fool to…

UNDRGRND Sounds FREE sample pack is packed with sounds

Label Sampler volume 4 is the latest free sample pack offering a huge range of sounds to use. We’ve covered these guys’ awesome sample pack offerings before. What you get free in this pack is…

Easily find the BPM of every song with this simple website

Our ears can betray us and not all of us have a perfect ear for timing, so when it comes to working out BPMs this site has you covered. There are many reasons why you…

Sampling culture: How has it evolved and how much of modern music uses samples?

Sampling has developed as an art-form in itself and laces genres and artists through evolving patchworks of music; but when the paintbrush is sodden in legal and ethical questions how does it prevail and where…

Create whole new sound designs from your existing sample library

Soundweaver is a new software that designs new sounds to create from using the samples you already own and have. A world of additional possibility is lying in wait within your existing folders music and…