Umeå, Sweden, March 24, 2015.
Today Toontrack announced the release of Hip-Hop Grooves, a collection of MIDI drum grooves for a wide range of hip-hop styles. This marks the forty-sixth title in the company’s ever-growing assortment of drum MIDI for EZdrummer 2 and Superior Drummer 2.
Regardless if the drummer’s before, on or off the beat – it’s never by chance. The art of playing hip-hop drums is all about the feel, touch and vibe, all equally intertwined in making the ultimate foundation for the very heart of any hip-hop track: the groove. This pack takes a plunge into the rich legacy of hip-hop – from the roots of 1970s funk, through the 1980s rap and leading up to today’s many faces of the genre. This pack gives you an unrivaled collection of creative grooves for boom bap, Detroit offbeat, old-school rap, trap and much, much more – all performed with the inimitable feel of a live player.
• Played by a session drummer
• Grooves from approx. 70 tracks with several alternative variations
• Wide range of styles covered (boom bap, G-funk, new jack swing, trap and more)
Listen to audio demos and find more information here:
Toontrack is a developer of software for music production, widely acclaimed for its attention to quality, design and innovation. In 1999, Toontrack changed the industry with the groundbreaking drum sample library Drumkit From Hell. Today, the company is world-leading in sampled drums and has extended its product range to include mix tools, software piano instruments and a wide assortment of expansion content. Some of Toontrack's most known brands include EZdrummer 2, Superior Drummer 2, EZmix 2 and EZkeys.