Posts tagged Dub

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to you and yours from Beat Drop.  This year to celebrate the holidays we prepared a special gift for you.  A royalty-free Spring Reverb sample pack for free download we call THE TANK.  It is made up of sixty four specially recorded reverb hits that rise, fall, swoop and swoosh,  The reverb tanks were removed from old guitar amplifiers and the signal was run through an analog signal chain to add warmth.  The sixty four sounds were loaded into a drum rack for maximum playability and organization.  All sounds are 24 bit wav files that will hold up to whatever you throw at them.

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Deactivate Don't Delete anD Dub Philosophy

Jamaica’s studio-spiked rhythm music called Dub changed modern recording and production more than most styles of music.  Dub was the first style of music that made the producer a technical engineer, composer and artist. While the lead vocals or other melodic elements took centre stage in a typical reggae mix, Dub stripped everything back leaving the drums and bass as focal points in the tune. Bass heavy rhythm tracks were accentuated with modulated stabs of guitars, vocals and organs in a wash of spring reverb and tape echo.

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