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Music Software Review: GuitarMonics by SoundCues

Oftentimes in guitar-based sample libraries and virtual instruments, harmonics seem to be included either as an afterthought, or “just for the sake of completeness”. Rodney Gates, founder of SoundCues, has tackled this head on by creating a Kontakt sample collection dedicated solely to detailed reproductions of acoustic, electric, and bass

Music Software Review: Bad Cat Samples Lucky Harp

Meena Shamaly takes an in-depth look at “The Lucky Harp” from Bad Cat Samples – a beautiful harp sample library for Kontakt 5.3 and above. “The Lucky Harp” is a meticulously recorded, and incredibly deeply sampled Celtic Harp instrument. Offering 6 Velocities Layers, and 6 Round Robins giving 36 unique samples

Vir 2 – Cinematic Thunder Review

This week Meena Shamaly looked at the new sample library by Vir 2 called “Cinematic Thunder: Epic Orchestral Toms“. Cinematic Thunder is an orchestral tom library containing four master patches: Solo Sticks Solo Mallets Group Hits Group Random. The master patches are the natural sound as they were recorded each with

Film and Game Composers

www.FilmandGameComposers.com offers a wide range of interviews, reviews, guides and tutorials for composers and musicians who are interested in writing music for film, TV and video games.

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