Review: NOIR Kontakt Instrument by Sonokinetic

What’s up producers? Today I want to take a look at something really cool with you. NOIR, the latest release from Sonokinetic, that is quite a bit different from what they are known for so far. NOIR comes as a NI Kontakt virtual instrument with over 60.100+ SAMPLES! Some of you might have noticed, that in […]

Fire Strings Kontakt Instrument Available via KontaktHub

Alliance Divergent Audio Group in collaboration with Paris Sampling has released Fire Strings, a new powerful instrument for NI Kontakt. “Fire Strings” is the ultimate cinematic hybrid tension instrument featuring a collection of tonal, aleatoric and rhythmic content performed by electric violin and guitar captured via the high-end analog gear (Neve, API, Universal Audio, Manley, […]

Review: Vocal Lyrical Phrases Library by Sonuscore

Sonuscore is, of course, a name most of you will be familiar with, especially from libraries like “Action Strings” or “Action Strikes”, but Vocal Lyrical Phrases is the first voice base NI Kontakt libraries I’ve seen from them, and so I was naturally curious. So let’s dive in! What it is? As we can clearly […]

Review: Output Analogue Brass & Winds Library

Today we’re going to be taking a look at Output‘s new virtual instrument for Kontakt: Analogue Brass & Winds – announced a few weeks ago in our audio news section. Since their beginnings Output has created interesting and powerful instruments that have left their mark on modern music. They are easily recognizable and you can […]

Chordian FREE Kontakt Midi Sequencer by HGSounds

Homegrown Sounds has released Chordian, a FREE Step Sequencer for Native Instruments KONTAKT 5 sampler. Chordian uses Kontakt’s MIDI output and the sampler’s Step Sequencer. It will output a melody line, which can contain up to four notes per step and is, therefore, suitable for chord sequencing. The instrument uses a 24-note scale remapper to […]

Review: Embertone “Joshua Bell Violin” Kontakt Instrument

Today I would like to tell you a little bit about my favorite solo violin library in the World. It is the “Joshua Bell Violin” Kontakt virtual instrument by Embertone, and here is why I can’t stop playing it and fell in love with it at first sight. Overview Let me give you a quick […]

Review: 8Dio Century Strings Kontakt (VST) Instrument

A few days ago I tested a very good sample library, the Century Brass, now is the time to move on to something new. Time to review the Century Strings, another 8Dio Kontaktntakt sample library, this time, it’s all about strings, baby! So, I just grab their Century Strings! The download itself is pretty big, but, […]

Output Release Analog Brass & Winds Virtual Instrument

Output has released Analog Brass and Winds, a virtual instrument for Kontakt, which also works as VST plugin. Breaking from 400 years of tradition by blurring the line between powerful orchestral sounds and legendary synths to give you next level air. “If you know Output, you know we love taking something traditional and flipping it […]

Review: Klip Kontakt Drum Machine by Sample Magic

Klip is a new very interesting sample-based Kontakt virtual drum machine developed by those from Sample Magic. Equipped with many different sequencers, this Kontakt instrument has been designed to create grooves. And that seems to work really well at first glance. You can easily create grooves with the plug-in, which should also lay the foundation […]

Review: Hans Zimmer Percussion – Professional Kontakt Library

If you were, like me, a little confused at first about Spitfire Audio releasing another Hans Zimmer Percussion Library, don’t worry, I totally understand. The thing is, they didn’t really, and yet, they did, and it is actually quite good and worth considering. Let me explain what actually happened. What is “Hans Zimmer Percussion (Professional)”? […]