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    Art Vista Cool Vibes

    Sample Library

    Score = **** 4/5 stars. Cool Vibes consists of a single GIG file containing 80 patches organised into 16 instruments, each with five stereo placements.

    Reviews Dec 2002
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    Ueberschall Groove Shadows

    Sample Library

    **** Score = 4/5 stars. These 350 rhythmic stereo loops, at tempos between 40 and 180bpm, are designed to be layered behind your own drum programming to add greater depth and ambient interest.

    Reviews Dec 2002
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    Ilio: The Memphis Horns

    Sample Library

    **** Score = 4/5 stars. A combination of melody lines and chordal riffs which evoke the golden age of soul.

    Reviews Dec 2002
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    Yellow Tools Pure E-Basses Vol. 1 & 2

    Sample Library

    **** 4/5 stars. We check out this pair of sampled bass guitar titles from respected German developers Yellow Tools.

    Reviews Nov 2002
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    Pure Hip-Hop

    Sample Library

    3/5 stars. Zero-G continues its range of lower-priced 'Pure' titles with this collection of hip-hop samples of drum loops, scratch loops and turntable tricks...

    Reviews Nov 2002
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    Scarbee J-Slap & J-Fingered

    Sample Library

    ***** 5/5 stars. What does a talented bass player do after developing wrist problems? If you're Thomas Skarbye, you use the capabilities of GigaStudio to develop the ultimate bass sample library.

    Reviews Nov 2002
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    Emagic Xtreme Digital & Xtreme Hip-Hop

    Sample Library

    Following on from the success of their Xtreme Analog library, Emagic have followed up with two more discs of EXS24 sonic ammunition in the form of Xtreme Digital and Xtreme Hip-Hop.

    Reviews Nov 2002
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    Sonic Implants Symphonic String Collection

    Orchestral Sample Library

    The sampling world, still reeling from the impact of Garritan Orchestral Strings, faces a full-scale onslaught from a fresh challenger.

    Reviews Nov 2002
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    Sonic Reality Sonic Synth

    Sampletank Sample Library & Player [Mac/PC]

    Sonic Reality's new Sampletank-format library comes with a free player.

    Reviews Nov 2002
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    QL Voices Of The Apocalypse

    Sample Library

    ***** Score = 5/5 stars. A choral library with a difference. VOTA aims to provide the composer with the samples needed to recreate the sound of a Hollywood choir.

    Reviews Oct 2002
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    Big Fish Audio Breakbeat 3 sample CD.

    Big Fish Audio Breakbeat 3

    Sample Library

    **** Score = 4/5 stars. To save wading through the stacks of unwanted vinyl at the local charity shop, Big Fish Audio have produced Breakbeat 3, a two-CD set of live drum loops.

    Reviews Oct 2002
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    PMI Grandioso Steinway Model D

    Sample Library

    **** 4/5 stars. Post Musical Instruments' Grandioso is a sampled piano library, which modestly claims to be "the best sampled piano ever"...

    Reviews Oct 2002
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    LA Riot: The Funky Drummers

    Sample Library

    * Score = 1/5. Format: Audio. Over three hours of warm and punchy drumming well suited for modern pop, electronica or hip-hop...

    Reviews Oct 2002
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    London Orchestral Percussion

    Sample Library

    **** Score = 4/5 stars. LOP is a superior, consistently played, musically thorough and sensibly programmed library.

    Reviews Oct 2002
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    Zero-G Brutal Beats

    Sample Library

    *** 3/5 Stars. Recorded in the Townhouse's stone room, Scottish session drummer Geoff Dugmore bashes his way through some classic rock beats with many variations, intros and fills...

    Reviews Sep 2002
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    Deep Fried Hammond

    Sample Library

    **** 4/5 Stars. A copyright-free collection of conventional, innovative and sometimes downright unusual Hammond licks, fills, riffs, grooves, progressions, slides, growls and funky bass lines all designed to spice up any track.

    Reviews Sep 2002
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    Garrison Orchestral Strings Update

    Sample Library

    What does a sample developer do after creating an acclaimed orchestral strings library? Take a holiday? Not if you're Gary Garritan...

    Reviews Sep 2002
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    Ghetto Grooves

    Sample Library

    **** 4/5 Stars. While Ghetto Grooves has an obvious hip-hop and R&B bias, it should appeal to producers of every flavour of downtempo dance music.

    Reviews Sep 2002
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    Ilio Keys To The City

    Sample Library

    **** 4/5 Stars. This collection of sample loops is dominated by keyboard phrases, and loops aimed at producers of dance, hip-hop, R&B, pop, funk and electronica.

    Reviews Sep 2002
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    EastWest Steve Smith's Rhythmic Journey

    Sample Library

    **** 4/5 Stars. This is an experienced, technically accomplished drummer playing some good, controlled multi-purpose rock and pop grooves with a strong, but not unduly aggressive delivery.

    Reviews Sep 2002
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    Akai/Perfectionear Drums: Vol. 2 Percussion

    Sample Library

    **** 4/5 stars. Pretty much every form of mainstream percussion is represented here in this velocity-switched sample-plus-ambience collection.

    Reviews Aug 2002

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