SonicCouture eBow Guitar for Ableton Live v9.x ALP
The eBow (energy bow), is a small, hand-held device that "bows" the strings of a guitar using an electromagnetic field. It produces a unique guitar sound, with a very slow attack and infinite sustain.
The eBow (energy bow), is a small, hand-held device that "bows" the strings of a guitar using an electromagnetic field. It produces a unique guitar sound, with a very slow attack and infinite sustain. The guitarist holds the eBow over the string, near the pickup or hole, so that the string sits in a small notch on the underside of the eBow. The eBow's magnets then cause the string to vibrate until it feeds back on itself at its own resonant frequency. This feedback loop is similar to amplifier feedback, but it's much more controllable. The player can vary the loudness of the sound by moving closer or farther away from the string, as with amplifier feedback. The eBow is switchable from low-power mode to high-power mode, which gives a strong, harmonically rich sound. The eBow has been used at one time or another by many top guitarists and acts: Radiohead, Tom Petty, Dave Gilmour, Sigur Ros, NIN, Coldplay, Smashing Pumpkins, The Cure, REM, U2 and more.
To create our eBow library, two guitars, an acoustic and an electric, were painstakingly sampled, with high- and low-power eBow settings, with vibrato and without. Several note-off samples were recorded for every note, to make the instrument's response as detailed and lifelike as possible. The level of the note-off sounds can be mixed to taste by the user. The acoustic was recorded in full stereo to give a natural, spacious image. The electric was recorded mono DI for use with amp simulators or for re-amping.
Audio Imperia Trailer Guitars Tensions and Motors KONTAKT
We are extremely proud and excited to announce that award-winning composer and sound designer Danny Cocke has joined us here at Audio Imperia. Danny is best known for his stellar work as a trailer composer where his credits include blockbuster placements such as "Fantastic 4", "Avengers 2", "Bridge Of Spies", "Interstellar", "Jurassic World", and many, many more.
The first kit in the Danny Cocke Signature Series of instruments is "Trailer Guitars: Tensions & Motors" in which Danny has truly created the perfect synergy between sound effect and organic guitar sound.
The kit includes over 130 carefully crafted sounds in the categories of "Ebow Tension", "In Space" (Ambient Sounds), "Motors" (Rhythmic Loops and FX), and "Rings & Stings" will take you straight into Mad Max, Underworld and The Martian territory.
Trailer Guitars: Tensions & Motors requires the full version of Kontakt 5.5 or higher (the patches will not run in the free Kontakt Player)
Wavesfactory Guzheng KONTAKT
The Guzheng is a Chinese plucked zither, ancestor of several Asian instruments such as the Japanese koto, the Mongolian Yatga and the Korean gayageum. It has 21 strings and movable bridges. See pics of the instrument here.
5 articulations: fingers, pick, stick, bow and ebow. Up to 4 round robin and 4 velocity layers.
Scripted realistic tremolo effect where the last played note is retriggered on release, control the velocity and intensity of the tremolo more naturally and musically.
Pitch wheel affects to the last played note without affecting the rest of the sound, like in the real instrument when players press the string on the other side of the bridge to make pitch bend and vibrato.
Full version of Kontakt 3.5 or superior required. Kontakt Player will run in demo mode.
ModWheel Biscuit Tin Guitar KONTAKT
The instrument that MODWHEEL has sampled for their Biscuit Tin Guitar library is a one off, hand crafted by Steve Roche. Steve has been making tin guitars and other odd instruments for many years for use in his soundtrack work with Plan 9 and live with the bands he performs with.
This particular instrument is a 4 string fretless with open G Banjo tuning (D G B D). For sampling purposes the range of the instrument has been extended down to the E below the D of its natural range.
The instrument is fitted with a pickup and was recorded both acoustically as well as through a vintage Fender Twin Reverb amp.
As an acoustic instrument the Biscuit Tin Guitar has a wonderfully unique sound that is caught somewhere between a Dobro and a Banjo. The electric version can sit anywhere between clean and a tin can being dragged behind a car, depending on your taste.
What You Get
35 Kontakt patches both acoustic and electric, with finger and plectrum Performance. Keyswitches operate the different note options i.e. Long, Short, Mute, Semitone Slide Up and Hammer Off. There is also dynamic keyswitching to aid performance with several velocity layers and at least 3 round robins. An FX panel on each patch gives the ability to adjust the sound to further suit your requirements.
The instrument has also been used for its percussive possibilities and there are several percussion kits and BPM'd rhythm patches.
In addition there are a number of patches that play arpeggios and song patterns from a single key.
A Unique Bowed Glockenspiel Sample Library KONTAKT
The Rosinspiel is a glockenspiel that has been played with a bow instead of a mallet.
It has a very unique soft, glassy like sound and its an incredibly unusual sample library – perfect for orchestral and underscore music.
The Rosinspiel is glockenspiel played with a bow instead of being struck with a mallet. The result is an unusual, silky sounding instrument with an almost ethereal string like sound.
The staccato samples sound like a celeste with a softer attack, while the sustains sound like a glass armonica with slight bow noise. The samples are tuned to match OrchestralTools’ The Glock.
Recorded with a close mic in 24 bit Mono
The Rosinspiel was close mic’d and recorded in mono as 24bit WAVs. Each sampled sustain is held for 8 seconds or longer with three dynamics recorded for each sustain. Crossfading is controllable via the mod wheel. – The physical instrument’s range is from G3-C6. The virtual instrument’s range is C3-C6.
In total there are 99 sustain samples with 3 velocity layers and 1xRR and 155 staccato samples with 1 velocity layer and 5XRR. It comes with 3 patches – bowed sustain, bowed sustain loop (credit to Park Bench) and staccato.
Big Fish Audio Hip Hop And Soul Guitar Loop Pak MULTIFORMAT-PAD
Looking for some hot guitar sounds for your Hip Hop and RnB track? Hip Hop and Soul Guitar Pak is filled with what you need. Step back from the syntesizer guitar sound you've been using and check out these jems. This download gives you sets of both acoustic and electric guitars. The loops range from soulful hollow body tones and woody steel string acoustics to spanish nylon string and distortion drenched electrics. A total of 665 MB of material (260 MB WAV) are included, totaling 75 acoustic guitar loops and 207 electric guitar loops. These loops were recorded and played by Dave Stark (Teena Marie, Common) and Sheldon Fisher (Gap Band, Lighter Shade of Brown). Both players bring a fresh perspective to modern guitar loops for hip hop, soul, and rnb tracks.
This download contains 665 MB of electric and acoustic guitar loops (260 MB in WAV). This product is divided into acoustic guitar and electric guitar folders which each contain subfolders organized by tempo. Tempos range from 75bpm to 115 bpm. There are a total of 75 acoustic guitar loops and 207 electric guitar loops. Many different guitars and styles were used in these recordings from soulful hollow body tones to woody steel string acoustics,spanish nylon string to raging distorted guitars.
Indiginus Delta Blues Acoustic Slide Guitar KONTAKT
Give your productions a taste of the South with Delta Blues Acoustic Slide
Guitar. Great for blues, folk, country, or as an all-around picked acoustic guitar
sound. Slides, mutes, and harmonic layers can be triggered by velocity or
key-switches, which can be customized to suit your playing style.
There are also buttons for auto-vibrato, 12-string mode, round-robin (2x using
adjacent samples), and even a button that runs it all through an amp!
This library requires the Full Retail boxed version of
Kontakt 4 or 5 to work correctly.