Beta Monkey Music releases Drum Werks VIII loop collection in REX2 Format 26/03/07
Beta Monkey Music has announced the release of Drum Werks VIII, with over 650 powerful and versatile acoustic rock drum loops, in REX2 format. They tell us that this collection is packed with rock feels and phrasings, both straight and shuffled, laying it down for any guitar-driven music.
Hereâ€™s the rest of what they have to say in their own words:
Drum Werks VIII will offers a cohesive single session of drum grooves for songwriters looking for a quick and easy way to write new music with believable and versatile drum tracks.
Drum Werks VIII was created for use as a powerful songwriting tool and highly inspiration groove collection. Quickly build all kinds of rock and blues-based rock tracks that feel right and sound great with this jam-packed toolbox of essential grooves. Beta Monkey Musicâ€™s Drum Werks VIII is also the companion disc to Drum Werks VII, utilizing the same drum sounds and same session tracks for complete compatibility. Drum Werks VIII also features a complete matching set of multi-velocity drum and cymbal samples â€“ allowing users infinitely more options for their drum compositional needs. Drum Werks VIII Features:
Powerful Rock Drumming: 650+ authentic rock grooves perfect for guitar-driven rock and bluesy-based rock (possibilities exist for alt and country styles as well). All loops are taken from the SAME recording session - all grooves, variations, fills, and multi-velocity samples are sonically-matched. Mix and match between any groove set on the disc.
Powerful Rock Sounds: High-end production with world-renowned drum and cymbals. Get rich, defined drum tracks versatile enough for modern as well as classic rock mixes. Tastefully mixed with a minimum of effects and processing, Drum Werks VIII will sit beautifully in any mix yet still allow users enough headroom to experiment and further define and customize the drum sounds.
Wide Range of Tempos and Superior Rhythmic Realism: Complete Songwriting Drum Loop Sets at 65, 75, 85, 100, 130, and 150 BPM. Longer phrases (2, 4 and 8 bar drum loops) ensure more authentic and realistic. Each tempo features grooves, multiple variations, and fills in a wide array of tempos - half-time feels, 16th note feels, double times, and more. Get one shot endings and intros to add the finishing touches impossible with any other drum programming options.
Complete Multi-Velocity Drum and Cymbal Sample Section: The sample kit section includes a complete collection of multi-velocity samples of all the drums and cymbals recorded. While most loop discs offer only a handful of single hits, we have given you the entire kit and cymbals. Build grooves from scratch or use them to augment any of the 650+ loops.
Now available in REX2.
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