A dreamlike excursion into an expansive world of downtempo beats, ethereal melodics and inspirational musicality “SM111 Downtempo” celebrates the on-going conversation between Ambient, Chillout, Trip-Hop and Electronica.
Recorded in a fully analogue studio using non-quantised and rare vintage equipment no expense was spared in crafting a collection rooted in rich, warm detail and solidly swung production tools rooted in organic feel. Atmospheric and evolving keys, funky live bass and organic vocal manipulations are some of the audio nuggets to be found in this 1GB+ collection ideal for any producers looking to add an authentic live element to their productions.
A treasure-trove of live drum hits and vintage-sourced machine shots for the discerning beat-maker. Complete with 3 custom kits ready to play in a sampler of your choice. Heavy-acoustic rhythms, proto-drum machine beats and rhythmic organic developments. Key and tempo-labelled with consituent stems for all grooves. Breakbeat and live-style drum fills for dynamic beat building. Lush Rhodes, processed e-pianos and analogue synth keys - melodic inspiration guaranteed. Live electric bass runs processed through only the vibiest of analogue gear for instant groove. Slap bass, smooth slides and tasteful vibrato across 45 24-bit wav loops. Classic moog and Roland runs, leads and bass anchors for analogue vibes. Key and tempo-labelled between 80 and 100 bpm. Trip-hop and chillout melodic shots for creative rhythms or thick synth bass stabs. 30 x funkified electric licks and old-school soul chord sequences. Dusty, processed instrumentals and ambient melodic beds. Key and tempo-labelled between 80 and 100bpm. Vibe-tastic drum loops, mixed to perfection with a midas touch. Perfect to kick start the inspiration or spice up an existing track.