There are a number of different drum and percussion libraries out there, and sometimes it can be hard to tell which one is perfect for your projects. Among the number of offerings from Big Fish Audio was the popular volume one of LA Drum Sessions. This sample library was a huge hit, but they weren’t 100% happy with it. They went back to the drawing board and created LA Drum Sessions 2, another set of amazing drum sounds that is a must-have for anyone who uses loops. These samples really bring you a nice variety of genres, tempos, and feels that you can use to make some killer scratch demos and beyond. The approach of the LA Drum Session offering is live tracks played by top session players.
The content in LA Drums Sessions 2 is available in a number of different formats. You can pull the files off the disc in WAV, AIFF, Apple Loops, or REX file format. There are over three gigabytes of files here, so you’re going to need some free space to play with this library. Of course, if you don’t want all of the samples, you can pick and choose which ones you want to import. After installing them, you’re free to play around and do whatever you want with these top quality sounds.
The library features room, wet, and dry versions of each sample. You can tailor each to individual productions. The loops have been sampled at 15 different tempos, and these can be mixed and matched very easily. They were all recorded from high quality instruments using outstanding mics. If that’s not enough, you also get some great fills that you can use as a starting point for a project or edit in your favorite sound editor until they’re just right. The LA Drum Sessions 2 also has a great price tag: you get this huge library for $99.95.
For audio samples check out the Big Fish Audio website: http://www.bigfishaudio.com/detail.html?1177