Chocolate Audio has announced the release of Contemporary Vintage Drums (BFD & Kontakt) with a special 30% off launch offer.
Contemporary Vintage Drums features 3 full drum kits sampled from:
- a Ludwig "Beatles" tribute kit (stick).
- a Ludwig "Beatles" tribute kit (brush).
- a 1977 Gretsch Concert Rock kit (stick).
The kits come with 3 sets of cymbals sampled from a Zildjian A series set (stick and brush) and and UFIP set (stick) and 2additional Ride Cymbals (Turkish and UFIP) and 7 snares overall (Ludwig, Gretsch, Pearl and Tama).
Chocolate Audio wanted to give users access to these classic kits, but with a more modern approach to sound production and mic choice in order to get fresh new sounds.
- BFD Expander and Kontakt versions - all in one pack.
- 27 GB - BFD Expander version (9 GB on BFD 3 if installed compressed).
- 12 GB compressed - Kontakt version.
- between 21 and 39 GB both versions (based on install options).
- 52600 samples.
- 3 full drum kits (2 stick + 1 brush).
- 60 drum pieces.
- sampled in full detail: up to 245 samples per articulation and up to 11 round robin (Kontakt).
- the best of both worlds: the power of BFD for drums, the ease of use and integration of Kontakt.
- recorded in a top-notch studio with choice mics.
- up to 4 close mics.
- 4 room mics: Overhead stereo, Overhead mono, Room U87 and Room PZM.
- warm and deep sound, processed through an analog tape machine.
- custom Kontakt engine and interface.
- recorded at 24-bit / 96 kHz, released at 24-bit / 44.1 kHz.
BFD Expander Features:
- on BFD 2 and BFD 3 all mics are available for mixing inside or outside BFD.
- 28 Kits and 33 BFD Presets for BFD 2 and BFD 3.
- 20 Kits and 20 Presets for BFD Eco.
- to be announced on date of release (v1.5).
- 4 GB RAM (more if in need of loading more sample sets).
- Core2Duo or equivalent Mac or PC.
- BFD 2, BFD 3, BFD Eco and/or Kontakt Retail Version: v5.4.3.
- MIDI Keyboard.
This product is Download only. It requires FXpansion's BFD 2, BFD 3, BFD Eco and/or Kontakt 4.5.3 Full Version and up.
The list price for Contemporary Vintage Drums is $129.00 ($90.00 with 30% off introductory offer).
Learn more about Contemporary Vintage Drums at: www.chocolateaudio.com