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Top 5 Drum Processing Tips

Top 5 Drum Processing Tips

After the release of our Tech House Drum Tools sample pack earlier this week, we have put together our top 5 drum processing tips, for you to apply and achieve the professional sound you’ve been looking for! Check out the full pack here: Tech House…

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2019 IN REVIEW

2019 IN REVIEW

What a year it’s been for Sample Tools by Cr2! We’ve released more sample packs than ever, including our first Artist Pack with Purple Disco Machine, and we launched our Platinum Producer Membership subscription service. To celebrate 2019 we’ve compiled a list of our favourite…

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5 Tips For Punchy and Tight 808’s

5 Tips For Punchy and Tight 808’s

Whether you’re producing Trap, Hip-Hop, RnB or Lofi, 808 Bass Drums are one of the most used and important elements, even sometimes in House and Pop. To celebrate our latest Trap pack, Festival Trap 3, we have put together 5 tips and tricks for getting your 808’s…

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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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Future Progressive House – OUT NOW!!

Future Progressive House – OUT NOW!!

Are you looking to produce amazing sounding tracks which are going to smash the festivals this summer? Do you need access to super high quality Audio, MIDI, Presets and video tutorials?! Inspired by the biggest names in EDM from the likes of Nicky Romero, Tom…

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Sample Pack Creation Contest – Sample Tools by Cr2 & Splice

Sample Pack Creation Contest – Sample Tools by Cr2 & Splice

Click here to find out more!     In conjunction with Cr2 Records’ Past, Present and Future campaign, the world-renowned sample pack production company Sample Tools by Cr2 have partnered up with the leading music creation and subscription service Splice to host an international sample…

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EDM 2017 – OUT NOW!!

EDM 2017 – OUT NOW!!

There are so many sub-genres branching down from EDM in 2017 so we decided to put all of our best production tools together in one bundle. Inspired by the sounds of San Holo, Marshmello, Nicky Romero, DJ Snake, Axwell and many more… Sample Tools by…

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SubBass Producer Competition

SubBass Producer Competition

We have partnered up with academy of electronic music school, SubBass as well as leading global music organisations to offer an extensive outreach and attractive output for emerging artists. ‘The SubBass Producer Competition, in association with NVS Music Group will offer students and emerging artists…

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This Is Tech House 2 – OUT NOW!!

This Is Tech House 2 – OUT NOW!!

After the incredible amount of success from our original This Is Tech House production toolkit, Sample Tools by Cr2 are thrilled to say that we are back once again. From the same producer who brought to you This Is Tech House, we are proud to…

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