Here is my review of LSS Solo Strings
Aria Sounds did kindly provide a copy of the library to review, but it didn't impact my opinions in any way.
Overall, I think this is a rather good entry-level solo string library, however, I would recommend people pick it up in a sale rather...
Hey folks! Here's my take on the Soaring Adventure Strings bundle from Musical Sampling. My thoughts may be a bit biased because they're a permanent part of my template, but regardless I hope you all find some useful info from this video. Enjoy!
Hey friends! In today's video, we'll discover the newest orchestral sample library by Audio Imperia, a collection of solo instruments designed to sit lyrically in front of your mix. Please enjoy!
My personal favourites from this library are:
- Cello (warm, rich, detailed)
- Flute (full, nice...
Hey friends! In today's library review, let's break down Vista by Performance Samples, play through the patches, and see what kind of results we get. Enjoy!
2:02 5 Violins
4:36 4 Violas
6:16 3 Cellos
7:56 3 Basses
9:30 Full Sustains
12:12 3 Violins Overlay
EDIT: after posting, I found out this library will be updated in the coming weeks and I WILL revise this review where necessary after the updates. Contrary to what some people assume, I really do want to love this library/plug-in and am genuinely happy they are releasing these updates!
Hey everyone! Today's library review features Orchestral Tools' venture into the songwriting world, LA Sessions. Marketed as the only library with all the instruments you'll need for your next song, how does it hold up? Let's check it out.
Hi friends! In today's library look, let's dive into Orchestral Tools' newest product in collaboration with Jeff Russo: Modus. If you're into Star Trek or Jeff's work, I think you'll find a lot to love in this library. Enjoy!
Hello everyone! I recently picked up Strezov Sampling’s Freyja and Wotan. So far, I think they’re great (spoilers) and wanted to leave a review to ‘return the favour’ to the people on VI-Control, as they’ve been a very good resource for me in the past. So without further ado, here goes!
Here's my review of Grainspace by Audiority : a granular reverb processor plugin focused on real-time granularization and reverberation of the incoming audio signal.
In this video, you'll be able to listen to Grainspace on drums, keys, guitars, synths, vocals and in context. What...
There's been a lot of debate around this violin on the web and most of the feedback was not so great. After watching the NI Playthrough I thought it has potential, decided to pull the plug and so I've bought the library... let me tell you I am not disappointed! It is a beautifully sounding and...
Here's my review of Barrage by Hidden Path Audio, a collection of great percussive sounds combined with layering and mixing tools to make them even more epic!
To purchase Barrage by Hidden Path Audio (80% off at APD for a limited time) ...
Here's my review of Taikos X3M by Strezov Sampling. A great sounding Taikos library featuring different types of Taikos and percussion.
Here's how the video is structured (click on the timestamps in the comment section on Youtube) :
01:21 User Interface
Hi everyone! Now that JADE Ethnic Orchestra has been released and many have started playing with it, it'll definitely be interesting to see how this plays out in virtual mockup land, and how many more 'Asian-inspired' cues we'll start seeing. In terms of the library itself, I have a few things...
Here's my review of LSS Solo Strings by Aria Sounds in different contexts. In this video, I go through all the different articulations & mic perspectives of the library and showcase them both solo and in context. You'll also hear the strings in a folk pop composition, in...
I hate to be mean, but someone has to say it. Most sample library review videos on youtube are useless. There are exceptions, and I don't want to name names, but I can't be the only one who thinks this, surely? If you're going to make a sample library video on youtube, make it a demo or a series...
This is my review of the VLA 2A by Black Rooster Audio that you'll be able to hear on acoustic guitars, bass, lead vocals and the mixbus.
Check out the Black Rooster #StayHome Bundle (90% off).
10% of the proceeds will be given to the WHO Covid-19 Response Fund ...
Here's my review of Guitar Fury by Sample Logic. There's a few hours left to get it at intro price.
In this video, you'll hear the library used in solo but also in context with other libraries :
1. Pop Track
2. Metal Track
3. Ambient Track
4. More examples in context with other...
Hi everyone! Here's a review I've made of the Cinematic Bundle by Sampletraxx. I wanted to use the sounds in context as much as I could and showcase some of them in solo as well. Here's a list of what you can expect per library :
1. Drops and Braams : Creating an ambient, dark and powerful...
If you like the sound of symphonies, simple and more complex waveforms played through older playback systems, you may like this one.
In this review I'm playing the same example to show you the different waveforms and then a composition made with some of the presets included in the library...
@Sample logic ’s Morphestra 2 is an amazing collection, featuring amazing g instruments and sound design resources. Take a look at my walkthrough here.
Now Playing | Morphestra 2 by Sample Logic | Walkthrough and Special Pricing
If you like retro gaming consoles, this plugin is inspired by the sound of consoles such as NES, SNES, Sega Master System, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX Spectrum and more. Not only can you reproduce those sounds but also go further thanks to multiple effects and a wavetable designer.
If you liked...
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earlier this week I purchased Cinematic Studio Strings, and boy.. am I glad I did :)
As a newbie to the sample scene, I bought the entire Spitfire Studio suite last year: Woodwinds, Brass and Strings. All Pro...
Today’s livestream featuring ELYSION was amazing and so much fun. It got a little crazy at times but the journey was a ride through such a creative and beautiful KONTAKT library. I hope you enjoy these replays, and I look forward to presenting more in the future.
I have to say again what an...
Here's a review I've made using United Strings of Europe on its own and in context with other instruments.
In the video, I go through some of the different mic combinations and the different articulations available in pieces I've written.
If you liked my video and would like to...
Review of Cue Builders Cinematic Rhythms – a New Percussion Builder by Red Room Audio
Cue Builders Cinematic Rhythms Review
In today’s review, we are looking at Cue...
Review of Ascend Modern Grand by Heavyocity
Ascend Modern Grand Review
Heavyocity launched a new a wonderfully sampled Model D concert grand piano and transferred the sparkling sound into their potent Ascend...
Hey composers! Today we're diving into my first course review - all about film scoring for the individual who wants to dip their toes into the field, and learn the best practices for navigating through this industry. Please enjoy! :)
Check out the course here...
You and me are used to check walkthrough videos on our favorites libraries website or Youtube, but most them are too short to showcase all the content a library has to offer.
I'm starting this brand (non original) video series "In Depth" to fix that.
One articulation. All the...