If you are looking for a collection of drum loops and samples for metal and hard rock, your prayers may have been answered with the release of Beta Monkeyâ€™s Double Bass Mania II: The Return of the Beast. We thought it best to let them describe it in their own words so here goesâ€¦
Louder. Faster. Heavier. You asked for it and now you got it. Double Bass Mania II: The Return of the Beast takes it over the top with a slamming onslaught of fast and furious double bass grooves. With 800+ double bass grooves, groove variations, fills, one shots, and samples, Double Bass Mania II is your only choice for creating heavy metal tracks. Whether you need modern metal grooves in the vein of Lamb of God, Shadows Fall, or Children of Bodom or if you are more the old-school type into Slayer, Pantera, or early Metallica, Double Bass Mania II is designed for one thing: to rip off your fucking face. Powerful slamming tracks covering all styles of double bass playing (yes, there are blastbeats) - you will not find anything like this anywhere. Period.
Beta Monkey's Double Bass Mania Features:
- Cohesive Drum Sounds: All drum loops are taken from the SAME recording session (all grooves, fills, one shots, etc., are sonically-matched). Change tempos. Change feels. Change time signatures. You need to do this in metal - Double Bass II gives you all the options.
- Fully-Sampled Drum and Cymbal Samples: Build even more great grooves with a complete multi-velocity sample collection of all the drums and cymbals recorded on Double Bass Mania II.
- Full Range of Metal Styles: Old school 16th double bass runs, syncopated double bass riffs, insanely fast blast beats - Double Bass Mania II covers the heaviest grooves in a wide range of tempos from 75 BPM to 300 BPM.
- 800+ original, license-free drum loops and drum/cymbal samples. All loops and samples are available in 16/44 or 24/44 WAV, APPLE or REX2 format loops.
- 75 multi-velocity drum and cymbal hits. Includes all drums used as well as crashes, chinas, rides and hats.
- One shots - Endings, breakdowns, extended fills.
Pricing and Availability:
Available in WAV and APPLE LOOPS formats. REX2 format will ship September 18, 2006.
$29.99 until september 4