Inspired in equal measure by the warehouses of Berlin and the genre-defining UK sounds of IDM & Drum 'n' Bass, Atmospheric Techno brings together smooth, ethereal melodics, contrasted with chugging afterhours dark drums. Expect to find dubbed out chord sequences, glitch percussion, mangled breaks, lush pads and inspirational rack instruments in this unique instalment of our White Label series.
All loops are key and tempo labelled at 128BPM.
RACKS FOR ABLETON LIVE 9.5
Pad Instrument Rack
Complex pad matrix for intricate and evolving atmospheres...
HP/LP Filters - Fat filtering for scuplting your pad sounds, complete with resonance for with picking out specific harmonics.
Dirt - Grimey pseudo-vinyl sampling, warm tape saturation and ’80s videogame bit-reduction.
Spatial - From pulsating auto-pan through to wild phasing – add some spatial interest to your mix.
Amp Chop - Ideal for adding sidechain-esque pump effects, all the way up to brutal gated cuts.
Layer Select - Scroll through twenty stunning pad timbres, mixing and matching different sounds on different layers.
Layer Volume - Set the levels on your layers for advanced harmonic manipulation.
Sample Reverse - Reverse the play mode of your chosen sample for interesting effects!
Attack/Release - Adjust the attack and release envelopes of your layers to create complex and esoteric textures.
Pitch - Play with pitch to introduce new and interesting layer combinations.
Filter - Want to take certain aspects of your layer? No problem. Use the multi-mode filter to hack into your sound and isolate the sections you desire...
Stab Instrument Rack
Dubby chords for hazy tracks...
Stab Selector - Choose from 31 unique stab samples to form the basis of your sound.
Fattener - Want to add more power to your sound? Dial in the fattener tool to compress, saturate and beef up your sample.
Mangle - Complex pitch and delay mangler for adding an ethereal spin to your stabs.
Phaser - Set phasers to stun! Space-age phaser preset with rate control, for adding a futuristic edge to sequences.
Delay - Scroll through trippy and dubbed out delay lines, and add some depth to the mix.
Reverb - Dial in some of our cavernous reverb, and throw you sound into the physical realm.
Sample Editing Tools:
LPF with Envelope Control - Perfect for resonant squelches and fat stabs. Envelope amount is linked to the below ADSR.
ADSR - Basic Attack, Decay, Sustain and Release tools for shaping your samples.
Drum Hits - Essential for any techno beatmakers arsenal. Cavernous kicks, metallic hats, distorted claps, raw break chops and more are all contained in this one-stop beat programmers shop. Provided with custom kits and sampler formats for swift programming.
Drum Loops - Pummeling drum patterns in a mix of classic techno and electro styles. Expect to find driving kicks, reverb-drenched toplines and poppin' percussion. All full loops are provided with constituent stems.
Music Loops - Ten melodic and vibey, beat-free song starters for instant inspiration. Use a full mix to kick start your creativity, or drop stems directly into existing productions
Synth Loops - Cold stabs, dubby sequences, and atmospheric hazey melodics for subtle and sophisticated techno.
Bass Loops - Low-down conesplitters share the stage with deep and rhythmic rollers to provide the essential backbone of your productions.
Synth Stabs - Gritty analogue chords and aggressive stabs for techno tracks. Includes an Ableton Synth Stab Instrument for hazy dub sequences...
Pads - Rich, harmoniois and evolving pad samples inspired by classic IDM and Detroit techno. Includes a complex and powerful Ableton Instrument for advanced sonic manipulation.
Break Loops - Processed, saturated and chopped break loops - a hallmark of the genre and ideal for adding a new angle to any techno track.
Percussion & Top Loops - Glitched out computer error sequences, splashy classic hats and detroit-esque drum machine meltdowns.
Textures & Atmospheres - Granular textures, mangled foley, rumbling drones and atonal synth beds.
FX - Slippy analogue risers, grating metallic textures & digitally crushed impacts - perfect for adding extra vibe.