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NEW RELEASE: Purple Disco Machine Vol. 1

NEW RELEASE: Purple Disco Machine Vol. 1

We are extremely proud to be launching our very first artist sample pack, and what better way to kick off our exclusive artist series with a sample pack from the chart topping DJ/producer Purple Disco Machine! Having started his career in 2009, Purple Disco Machine is…

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Sound Design: 5 Tips & Tricks

Sound Design: 5 Tips & Tricks

Sound design is one of the most important yet misunderstood aspects of music production and can confuse professionals and novices alike. Often when people hear “Sound Design”, they instantly think of synthesisers and LFO’s. However, it is in fact the manipulation of audio with prior…

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5 Ways to Make Your Drops More Exciting

5 Ways to Make Your Drops More Exciting

To celebrate the release of Bass Music 3 we’ve put together a brief list of tips and tricks to help you make your drops more exciting. When producing Bass House, as with most genres, simplicity is key. However, you want to prevent your tracks from…

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Top 8 Side-Chain Plugins

Top 8 Side-Chain Plugins

There’s no going around it, in modern-day music side-chaining has become an unmissable mixing tool for any producer. Whether one uses it to make sure the kick punches through, or for more creative purposes, side-chaining is essential to make the mix sound right. However, despite…

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[Latest Release] Festival Trap 2

[Latest Release] Festival Trap 2

Sample Tools by Cr2 are proud to present, Festival Trap 2! Our second instalment of the FT series. INTRODUCING – FESTIVAL TRAP 2 Are you searching for a sample pack that perfectly represents that festival sound? Looking for big bass infused drops with crazy squealing…

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[Latest Release] Mainroom Anthems

[Latest Release] Mainroom Anthems

Want access to all the sounds in this pack and the rest of the Sample Tools by Cr2 back catalogue on a subscription basis? Sign up to our new and improved Platinum Producer Membership 2.0! Click here to become a Platinum Producer: bit.ly/2OKJMf7 INTRODUCING: MAINROOM ANTHEMS…

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[Latest Release] Dirty Bass House 2

Sample Tools by Cr2 are back once again with the second instalment of our Dirty Bass House series. Lock yourself in the studio with this weighty collection of 100% royalty-free Audio and MIDI files. Sharing the same sonic characteristics as artists such as Claude VonStroke,…

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Sample Tools by Cr2 – SDM Belmont University Sample Pack

Sample Tools by Cr2 – SDM Belmont University Sample Pack

Download your exclusive sample pack/production toolkit for the Belmont University remix competition below. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP & DOWNLOAD

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90’s Rave – OUT NOW

90’s Rave – OUT NOW

The revival of the 90’s warehouse rave scene is here. Whether you lived through the infamous acid house days or not, this sample pack will spark a sense of nostalgia – think plucky basslines, authentic old-school rave chords, classic pianos, squelchy synth loops and the…

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NERVO Remix Competition (Powered by Sample Tools by Cr2)

NERVO Remix Competition (Powered by Sample Tools by Cr2)

WIN a chance to have your remix of a NERVO track on Dirty Panda Music and win a pair of Sennheiser Ambeo Smart Headset Headphones (worth $299.95)   > Click here to sign up to download remix stems package   Celebrating the recent release of the…

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