MPCsounds.com has just released ‘Urban Percussion Loops’, a new loop library featuring hip hop and urban percussion loops for the Akai MPC1000/2000/XL/2500/3000/LE/4000 drum samplers.
Designed with hip-hop producers in mind, the library is organized into 4 hip-hop industry tempos: 87bpm, 92 bpm, 97bpm, & 102bpm. All 4 tempo groups contain 25 original percussion themes each, including 2 variation loops per theme: “Main” and “Fill”.
A variety world & ethnic instruments were used to produce all percussion loops including the agogo bell, berimbau, cabasa, cajon, chaker, chime, congas, cowbell, clave, djembe, doumbek, gankogui, guiro, nubell tree, pandeiro, rainstick, sleigh bell, talking drum, timbale, tombek, triangle, udu, plus more.
The ‘Urban Percussion Loops’ library contains 100 MPC PGM files for the MPC2000/3000/4000 versions that auto-load all 200 percussion loops included in the library. MPC1000/2500 versions feature easy sample loading via USB.
The loops library is available on MPC Zip Disk, MPC CD-ROM, & Download. Prices start at just $39.95.
For more information, visit their web site at www.mpcsounds.com.