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Samples / SFXAugust 3, 2020
Field and Foley Sounds of Rwanda

Field and Foley Sounds of Rwanda

Rwanda is a beautiful East African country with rich cultural and musical histories, which Splice was lucky enough to briefly experience. We visited the Land of a Thousand Hills with a field recorder, capturing a wide variety of unique sounds intended to provide a small taste of the Rwandan cultural landscape through audio. This pack includes samples like environmental ambiences from Musanze [...]
SamplesJuly 31, 2020
Splice Sessions Senegalese Guitar with Malick Diouf

Splice Sessions Senegalese Guitar with Malick Diouf

For this installment of Sessions recorded at Laboutique Studio in Dakar, Malick Diouf laid down guitar tracks in the styles of Afrobeat, mbalax, Afropop, dancehall, folk, and rock. He was joined by a kora player and ngoni player to round out the pack, while a keyboardist added layers to his compositions. We recorded directly in rather than using an amp, as the result is more true to the African [...]
SamplesJuly 25, 2020
RARE Percussion Culture Alchemy Vol. 1

RARE Percussion Culture Alchemy Vol. 1

Culture Alchemy is the fusion of instruments, techniques, styles, and vibes of music and countries spanning the globe. Not only does this pack have traditional instruments and techniques used on them but it also spans into realm of possibility and experimentation. Where most new music and art comes from. The realm of possibility. Like taking a metal scraping instrument called Guira played in [...]
SamplesJuly 24, 2020
RARE Percussion Cosmic Flutes Vol. 1-3

RARE Percussion Cosmic Flutes Vol. 1-3

Cosmic flutes is a unique pack exclusively with flute samples created by producer Chef Seth. In this pack you will find both loops and one shots that can take your production to a cosmic level. From years of playing and producing flute the chef has learned how to make the flute sound outer worldly and has now put together a highly curated library to help take your production to another galaxy. [...]
SamplesJuly 21, 2020
Gio Israel - Middle East Essentials Bows

Gio Israel - Middle East Essentials Bows

The Middle East Essentials series by Gio Israel set the goal of capturing the most diverse, high-quality, and unique musical material. Making ancient music, sounds and instruments accessible through state of the art sound sampling. [...]
SamplesJuly 19, 2020
IQ Samples Deep Ethnic Flutes by Neki

IQ Samples Deep Ethnic Flutes by Neki

'Deep Ethnic Flutes by Neki' brought to you by IQ Samples presents long and short flute phrases by experimental musician Neki. As founder of Serbian music project ShazaLaKazoo, he shares this collection of deep Ethnic flutes aimed at Deep Electronic music. [...]
SamplesJuly 14, 2020
Field & Foley Sounds of Marrakech

Field & Foley Sounds of Marrakech

Caleb Spaulding (percussionist) and Levina Li (filmmaker and producer) travel together to Marrakech, Morocco to record the sonic landscape of the robust city. Caleb and Levina meet and record local musicians performing traditional Berber instrumentation, and also travel around the city recording environmental ambiences + found sounds. [...]
SamplesJuly 10, 2020
Gio Israel Middle East Essentials - Flutes

Gio Israel Middle East Essentials - Flutes

The Middle East Essentials series by Gio Israel set the goal of capturing the most diverse, high-quality, and unique musical material. Making ancient music, sounds and instruments accessible through state of the art sound sampling. [...]
SamplesJune 21, 2020
Gio Israel Middle East Essentials Volume 1

Gio Israel Middle East Essentials Volume 1

Middle East Essentials by Gio Israel is the culmination of a series of studio recordings of Middle Eastern masters and prodigies with the goal of capturing the most diverse, high-quality, and unique musical material. The pack series will represent the whole region, featuring performers from various cultures, religions, and backgrounds. Rare instruments will be recorded, alongside vocalists and [...]
SamplesJune 7, 2020
Splice Sessions Kora with Edouard Manga

Splice Sessions Kora with Edouard Manga

This second instrumental pack in Splice Sessions: Senegal features the kora, a strikingly beautiful lute-bridge harp instrument synonymous with the culture of West Africa. The sound of a kora resembles that of a harp. Though when played in the traditional style, its sounds bear a closer resemblance to flamenco and Delta blues guitar techniques. [...]
SamplesJune 7, 2020
Splice Sessions Balafon with Sidy Koita

Splice Sessions Balafon with Sidy Koita

This edition of Splice Sessions was recorded at Laboutique Studios Dakar with Sidy Koita, a world-renown balafonist who plays with the Orchestre National du Sénégal and many other acts. A member of the griot family in the Mandinka community of Senegal, Koita celebrates the marriage of traditional Senegalese instruments with modern music techniques. It brings him great joy to see the beloved [...]
SamplesJune 7, 2020
Splice Sessions Congolese Drums with Andre Toungamani

Splice Sessions Congolese Drums with Andre Toungamani

Congolese Drums with Andre Toungamani is the third installment of Senegal Sessions and the first instrumental pack in the series. This groovy pack focuses on creating sounds to dance to in the style of Mbalax, Afrobeat, hip hop, and dancehall. [...]