99Sounds proudly present their new freeware sample library: Vinyl Noise SFX. This library includes noise and crackle sound effects created by Matoto aka Chia. In total, this sample pack contains 37 samples, featuring a nice variety of vinyl record noises.
Chia is a DJ and producer from Oregon who decided to digitize his vinyl collection and came up with this cool set of vinyl noise samples during the process. Read the interview with Chia below to learn all the background info about Vinyl Noise SFX such as what equipment was used and which records have been sampled and then scroll all the way down the page to grab your free copy of the sample pack.
All vinyl crackle samples included in Vinyl Sample SFX were recorded on a Numark TTUSB turntable connected to Audacity. Records used were innumerous, ranging from 78s from the 1950s to 7″s from the ’70s-80s as well as a few modern 12″ dance records.
No samples have been EQed, limited, compressed, panned or post-processed in any way. All samples are available in 16-bit WAV format. All recording, editing/cropping, compiling and graphic design done by Chia. Recorded from November 11, 2013 to June 22, 2014.
Download: Vinyl Noise SFX