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Erik Jackson Presents – The Essential 808 Review

Erik Jackson Presents – The Essential 808 Review The Roland TR-808 Rhythm Composer; the quintessential drum machine of the early 1980’s that put a stamp in hip hop production. With these sounds we all assume to know what to expect. But sound designer/producer Erik Jackson samples his own drum machine with an addition of masterly […]

Beat Arrangement: Make Your Tracks More Exciting

Beat Arrangement: Make Your Tracks More Exciting What is going to make your track stand out more than the next producer? Is it the sample chops, sound/drum selection, the mix? We are the creators of soundscapes, nowadays more and more people are listing to instrumentals without vocals. Producers are being considered “artist” just as they […]

Maschine Masters Maschine Studio 2.0 Giveaway Winner!

  Maschine Masters Maschine Studio 2.0 Giveaway Winner!   First and for most, I can’t thank Maschine Masters enough for selecting me for this amazing prize. Words can’t explain how much it means to me. Not only do I want to thank them for the Maschine Studio but everything else as well. Like alot of […]

Sha Money XL Drum Kit Review

Sha Money XL Drum Kit Review Hey there fellow beat-smiths! It’s D-nast here, bringing you my review of the Sha Money XL Get Drums Or Die Trying drum kit, brought to you from the epic team at The Drum Broker. As executive vice president of Urban A&R for Epic Records, Sha Money XL has an […]

FreeVee Fridays [ Digital Fishphones The Fish Fillets]

FreeVee Fridays [ Digital Fishphones The Fish Fillets] Ahhhh, here we are again. Another wonderful friday in the digital wilderness. Drink it in ladies and gents; drink it in! After 7 days of experimentation with last weeks “FreeVee” there’s no doubt you’ve got a track that’s ready for a sonic “facelift”. Have no fear, “Scout […]

Camel Audio: Alchemy VST Review

Camel Audio: Alchemy VST Review When its time to look for a new VST to add to my workflow, I tend to look for something fresh, inspiring and awesome! Will I be able to add to my workflow? Is this something unique to where I would constantly use to add to my tracks? Camel Audio […]

Dirty Arse Drum Breaks Vol. 2 Review

Dirty Arse Drum Breaks Vol. 2 Review For those of you who are not familiar with South London based musician and engineer Timmy Rickard (@timmyrickard). He is the visionary behind The Dirty Arse Drum Breaks (Vol. 1), a collection of 163 royalty free drum breaks of varying tempos and styles. Performed, mixed, and arranged all […]

Urban Legends Review By EchoSoundWorks.com

Urban Legends Review by Echo SoundWorks                The word legend is thrown around often. There are sports legends, the legends of the Loch-ness Monster and Bigfoot, and the Legend of Bagger Vance. Now joining that list I’m proud to give you Urban Legends. EchoSoundsWorks (makers of the Urban Sprawl Kit) have released Urban Legends, a […]

Survival Drum Kit Review

Survival Drum Kit Review             I must admit, that this review has been a bit difficult for me to write. There are so many words in our English language, that to find the right combination to describe the greatness of this kit was a near impossible challenge. The Survival Drum Kit by XClusive-Audio and presented […]

Sean Divine 336 Kit Review

Sean Divine 336 Kit Review Aye, wutup sound junkiez! It’s ya boy X, back with another review. This one here is another Producers Choice joint, the 336 Kit by Sean Divine. The 3 main components, 36 Kicks, 36 Snares, and 36 Claps, are where the kit apparently gets its name from. But you will also […]