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Title: pro sessions
Post by: jim brenholts on December 10, 2007, 06:55:10 PM
i picked up some loop bundles by pro sessions. wow! these have some very cool sounds and they were CHEAP! - $9.99 per set. i got 3 - tension theory, spooky ghost and sounds of unseen worlds. has anyone else ever used or heard of them?
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: darkenedsoul on December 11, 2007, 10:36:23 AM
I have sampled from Future Music or Computer Music discs and I may actually own a set (one came with M-Audio hardware I believe). What I dislike is the fact that 90% of these are beat type loop libraries. I could care less for that and would prefer to see more sound efx/ambient stuff. I recently got Loop Noir and Available Light from Sony and have Ugly Remnants and Arythmia from said magazine discs and other stuff obtained elsewhere. But Pro Sessions has some decent stuff. Get them at your local Guitar Center!
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: Paul Vnuk (Ma Ja Le) on December 11, 2007, 11:44:43 AM
Are these the M-Audio pro sessions libraries ???

Paul
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: jim brenholts on December 11, 2007, 04:17:06 PM
Are these the M-Audio pro sessions libraries ???

Paul
yes.
and there are lots of environmental and atmospheric loops. there are also some beat loops.
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: Paul Vnuk (Ma Ja Le) on December 11, 2007, 04:39:30 PM
Make sure you pic up Alien Radio if you can find it!!! Its Awesome  ::)

E-mail me if you cant! I will sell you one for $10 plus shipping.

In fact I have about 10 left if anyone else wants some.

Paul
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: jim brenholts on December 13, 2007, 04:16:23 PM
hey paul - i sent you an e-mail via outlook express. i have had trouble with that feature. send me your address and i will buy a copy of 'alien radio.' (jbrenholts@comcast.net)
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: Numina on December 17, 2007, 01:01:00 PM
I've heard that "Available Light" is also an awesome loop library...   :-* = J.
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: hdibrell on December 17, 2007, 02:26:11 PM
i picked up some loop bundles by pro sessions. wow! these have some very cool sounds and they were CHEAP! - $9.99 per set. i got 3 - tension theory, spooky ghost and sounds of unseen worlds. has anyone else ever used or heard of them?
   Hey Jim, those sound pretty interesting. Where did you get them?  Thanks,  Harry D
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: jim brenholts on December 17, 2007, 04:13:11 PM
i picked up some loop bundles by pro sessions. wow! these have some very cool sounds and they were CHEAP! - $9.99 per set. i got 3 - tension theory, spooky ghost and sounds of unseen worlds. has anyone else ever used or heard of them?
   Hey Jim, those sound pretty interesting. Where did you get them?  Thanks,  Harry D
i picked them up at a local music store. don't recall the name. google them on the net and you'll probably find them.
www.m-audio.com/prosessions
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: darkenedsoul on December 17, 2007, 08:37:45 PM
I've heard that "Available Light" is also an awesome loop library...   :-* = J.

Haha, is that because you contributed to that one too?! I have your other two libraries from Sony BTW. I have Available Light and Loop Noir (recommend both). I am picky with what I get and I am tired of all the drum ones that are out there, I have pretty much no use for them unless I want to (and do) mangle them in Live. Iuse Super Impulse Response (SIR) and there's a free version 1.0.11 or you can pay ~$150 (euro?) for SIR2. I will stick with the original freebie ;-) and I bought the 3 IR discs from Darrel Burgen's Spirit Canyon releases which I use with SIR. I just hate that most of the (crap) is hip hop/drums/etc...and nothing really STRICTLY ambient/dark ambient (I prefer finding the latter). One place for a BUNCH of free loops/samples is www.freesound.org which has a pretty extensive library and I think a user from the old forum (not sure if he's back here or not yet) has stuff there.

Mike
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: Paul Vnuk (Ma Ja Le) on December 17, 2007, 09:07:00 PM
Don't fear drums Mike...let your Soul come over to the Darkside... ;D

Paul
Title: Re: pro sessions
Post by: darkenedsoul on December 18, 2007, 06:11:12 AM
Don't fear drums Mike...let your Soul come over to the Darkside... ;D

Paul

Hahahahaha, I'm trying. I started using the Extreme's orchestral combi's and matching the bpm and using metronome to do some simple progressions for Mired In Twilight. I just have to work on that some more. Usually we were drawing them in the piano roll editor/midi track in Live and using different drum samples in Impulse. Now that there are drum racks and I have a Korg padKontrol maybe I'll get to finally using that too!

Mike