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2018 Staff Picks

As another year has drawn to a close, the staff here at Sample Magic are eager to reflect on their favourite releases of 2018. With the…

Staff Picks – September 2018

Staff Picks – September 2018

We reflect on the best releases of the last month’s catalog. With the vast amount of unique, high-quality and cutting-edge content, this was…

Staff Picks – August 2018

Staff Picks – August 2018

We reflect on the best releases of the last month’s catalog. With the vast amount of unique, high-quality and cutting-edge content, this was…

The Making Of Post-Rock

The Making Of Post-Rock

In this week’s edition of the journal, we sat down with the producer behind our Post Rock release, discussing their production process, favourite pieces of…

Custom Ableton Racks: Lo-Fi Drums

Ableton Racks are a powerful tool. Not only is it possible to map complex features and functions to a single knob, but the ability to stack…

Me & My… Juno-60

Me & My… Juno-60

Peter Atmadzhov is passionate about all things deep, melodic and melancholy. With a string of releases under his belt on the likes of Manual and Agara…

Introducing SM Sounds!

Introducing SM Sounds!

We are proud to announce SM Sounds – the brand new distribution platform from Sample Magic offering supreme quality loops and patches from the most respected brands…

The making of Bloq

The making of Bloq

Sharooz Raoofi talks with Attack Magazine about the process of developing his new multi-sampled Kontakt instrument, from the initial concept all the way to finished product.

Me & My… Akai MPC60 MKII

Me & My… Akai MPC60 MKII

On the back of his recent Garage House Beats release, Israel Medina shares his love of the MPC60 MKII in the latest Me & My feature…

Ableton Instrument Racks is out now!

Ableton Instrument Racks is out now!

Our latest Ableton pack contains five powerful sample-based instrument racks for dance music production. See them in action here...

Ableton Magic Racks: Mixing & Mastering Reviewed!

Ableton Magic Racks: Mixing & Mastering Reviewed!

The Future Music team put the second edition of our chart-topping Ableton Racks series through its paces.

Me and My… Roland SH-101

Me and My… Roland SH-101

RIchard James is the latest SM producer to tell us about his favourite piece of music-making kit.

FREE CHRISTMAS SAMPLE PACK AND 50% OFF SALE

FREE CHRISTMAS SAMPLE PACK AND 50% OFF SALE

To celebrate the festive season – and to thank you for your continued support in 2013 – we’ve created an exclusive and free to download collection of…

EXCLUSIVE CHRISTMAS BUNDLES AND SHIPPING DATES

EXCLUSIVE CHRISTMAS BUNDLES AND SHIPPING DATES

Back by popular demand, you can now buy exclusive book and DVD bundles in time for Christmas. Throughout December you can bag bargain bundles packed with…

Out now: The Producer’s Manual iPad Edition

Out now: The Producer’s Manual iPad Edition

First published in 2011, Sound On Sound editor-in-chief Paul White’s Producer’s Manual became an instant hit with music makers across the world…

Analogue Techno is out now!

Analogue Techno is out now!

For some it never went away, for others it’s back with a vengeance, and for an uninitiated few the raw energy of analogue techno is…

MAGIC AB – VERSION 1.1 UPDATE

MAGIC AB – VERSION 1.1 UPDATE

Responding to user suggestions over the three months since releasing Magic AB, we are pleased to announce the release of its first update, free to all…

AMBIENT & CHILL IS OUT NOW!

AMBIENT & CHILL IS OUT NOW!

What can only be described as a labour of love and an all-consuming project, we’re proud to announce the release of Ambient & Chill…

Discounts, courses and new releases

Discounts, courses and new releases

With the Ibiza summer well under way and festival season clicking into gear across Europe, you might have thought the SM team would be taking some…

INTRODUCING THE MAGIC AB PLUGIN

INTRODUCING THE MAGIC AB PLUGIN

Sample Magic co-founder Dave Felton explains the thinking behind our latest innovation – the Magic AB plugin. I’ve known for years that the single thing…