Could Toraiz SP-16 be the ultimate sampler?
In a surprise move, Pioneer DJ have launched a brand new sampler — Toraiz SP-16 — which is something of a "best of"...
Akai Professional and Retronyms release smaller sampler
Inspired by 80s digital sampling synthesizer Fairlight CMI
Major upgrade brings new sounds and signature instruments
77GB of Bösendorfer, Steinway and Yamaha samples
New effects for NI Kore
Beatalogue sample library launched
Special offer from inventive samplesmiths
Micro Sampler and Wave Drum announced
The Micro Korg synthesizer has become a common...
Muted Brass sample pack
Chris Hein have announced Horns 3, a sample library dedicated to muted brass. The pack contains samples from a total of...
New features & bug fixes
Sample library aficionados EastWest have updated their current generation audio engine, Play, to version 1.2. The...
Software update brings new features
A software update for the Akai MPC5000 (which we reviewed in SOS December 2008, and...
Support to continue until end of 2008
We can confirm that Tascam have ceased the development of their Gigastudio sample software platform. An official...
We briefly mentioned the latest version of Tascam’s Gigastudio PC-based sampling software in a roundup of Tascam...
Big Fish Audio make a break for the East Coast
Sample creators Big Fish Audio have released a new sample library dedicated to the sounds of East-coast hip hop....
The legend continues
Sampling experts Akai announced the latest model in the MPC range of sampling workstations at the NAMM show back in...
Check out the latest videos
If our review of the Korg M3 (in SOS July 2007 and online...
Revolutionary sample editor released at NAMM
Italian company shake-up EXS24 sample editing
Computer-friendly hardware sampling
Roland unveil the latest in its long line of SP-series ‘Groovesamplers’, the SP606.
Free software for Mac OS X users of Akai samplers
The latest v2.6 update to Akai's ak.Sys sampler control editor is now OS X compatible.