8 of the best and most popular Hip-Hop sample packs

Hip-Hop and R&B is now the most popular genre in the world, here are some of the greatest sounds that are making the hits of this generation. Last year Hip-Hop/R&B overtook rock as the most…

This grid-based multi-effects/sound/filter/things pedal can do anything

Create new instruments, sounds, effects, and so much more with Zoia, this fascinating stompbox with a compact grid pad. Zoia is an incredibly versatile and powerful pedal-board from Empress that changes the definition of what’s…

NI’s new service lets you subscribe for samples, loops, and sound packs

Starting out with music production can be hard, especially when all the sounds you need are exorbitantly priced. Well not any more. Native Instruments have released a new service for producers, DJs and musicians offering…

Roland’s new electronic drum pads could change the way you drum

Roland are taking digital drums to the next level with their new SPD::ONE pads putting realistic drums at your fingertips. Roland’s new SPD::ONE series is a range of digital percussion pads that gives drummers authentic…

Sound Oracle launch awesome new percussion pack from their Grammy-winning collection

Oracle Percussion Loops is the newest sound library from Sound Oracle, whose sounds have featured in tracks by BeyoncĂ©, Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Chris Brown and more. Oracle Percussion Loops is a pack full of great…

An interview with ModeAudio’s Niall McCallum on the fantastic samples, loops and presets site for musicians

ModeAudio offers a massive collection of eclectic sample packs and sounds for producers and musicians, and we talked to co-founder Niall McCallum on running such a vast and brilliant music resource. What inspires you to…

Get thousands of quality samples and sounds with ModeAudio + RouteNote discount code

ModeAudio is home to thousands of premium samples and sounds for producers of all varieties, with a massive free taster pack and a RouteNote discount code! ModeAudio is a site filled with amazing sample packs, Synth…

Free sample pack with Beyonce, Tove Lo, Nick Jonas and more, remix samples and sounds

Hyperbits have just launched Hyperbits sample pack Vol. 2 full of high quality samples to use in your mixes. After the giant success of his first Hyperbits Sample Pack, Hyperbits is back with hundreds more…

ROLI launch 9 new soundpacks with Steve Aoki and RZA from Wu-Tang Clan

Developers of some of the most intriguing music tech in recent years, ROLI have come out with 9 new soundpacks full of quality samples and one-shots including from Steve Aoki and RZA. ROLI’s new packs…

The 7 best sites for free Samples and Loops

With hundreds-of-thousands of samples available across the web it’s hard to find the best ones for your mix, so we’ve compiled a collection of the best places to get samples – Oh, and they’re all…