Free Packs and Sounds – Site with access to old but old songs and kits
Hexloops – A bunch of free samples to download.
ProducerSpot.com – Loads of free stuff here in genres as well.
Brass Samples Sound Kit – Over 70 different samples.
Guitar Hooks for Pop/R&B – Guitar Hooks brings you acoustic guitar loops to ignite your next pop, R&B and even hip hop productions. This pack is inspired by Chris Brown, Neyo, and Rihanna.
Cello Samples – Total number of samples: 527. Total download size: 155 MB.
Piano Loops Kit – Sound kit contains 3 smooth piano loops, bass samples and snares.
Church Bells – One wav wav file.
Bass Samples – All that adds up to a total of 434 samples and a 188 MB download (220 MB extracted)
Yeezus Inspired Samples – Kanye West inspired sample pack. 13MB
Drum and Bass Pad Samples (Soundkit) – Sound Kit Contains 70+ Sounds
Big Sean Drum/Sound Kit – This Detroit style kit infuses Rap with R&B sprinkled with Trap style drums.
DJ Mustard Vocal Chants – This pack contains popular vocal chants heard in YG, Kirko Bangz, Polow Da Don and DJ Mustard tracks.
DJ Mustard SoundPack – Modern sounds inspired by DJ Mustard. In this kit you will find full song construction kits, MIDI loops and one-shot drum hits for your productions. You also get a couple of those classic vox (“hey”) samples that DJ Mustard likes to use in his records.
The Toronto Sound sample kits (Drake – The Weekend) – This pack includes both wav loops and MIDI. All construction are tempo and key labeled.
Kanye West/Yeezus Drums – Ambient pads, gritty basslines, crazy leads and thick sounding drums.
Cinematic Sounds – 50 High Quality Cinematic Sounds for media Composers, Sound Designer and Producers to use in their own productions and projects.
Percussa Toolbox – 89pecussion samples – 348 MB
Samples of Tenalach – 91 individual sounds – 219 MB size on disk
Simply Space – 64 audio samples – 408 MB size on disk
Punching Percussion – 105 audio samples 26.5 MB
Project Pegasus – 122 audio samples – 298 MB size on disk
Mangling Audio – 149 glitch samples – 547 MB size on disk
Techno & Tech House samples – 70 MB
Korg Triton Drum Kit – The Korg Triton is a world famous keyboard used
EDM Drop Vocal Sample Pack (271MB) – 150+ Samples. All samples cut to 110, 128, 140 BPM
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EDM Drums – Includes 24MB filled with 60 claps, 11 crashes, 60 hi hats, 90 kicks, 50 percussion and 84 snare samples.
House Fruits ( 145Mb ) – Contains 5 NI Massive presets and 60 HQ samples in AIFF / Wav.
EDM Loops – Over 300 loops to search through.
500 Kick Samples – The samples are in 24 bit WAV format.
Functions Loops / Free Samples – 175 files in total. 320MB of content.
Another product of Danny Wolfers’ studio, this free sound pack comes from the underrated Korg Mono/Poly synth, delivering everything from “juicy big basses” and “occult space pads inter-dimensional arpeggios” to “futuristic synthetic drums” and “metaphysical atmospheres”.
This giant sample pack contains all the beats from a staggering 150 drum machines, from the famous (Roland’s TR-
808, Korg’s Minipops) to the not so well known (Cheetah’s SpecDrum, BME’s Rattlesnake and Sakata’s
DPM48). It’s mapped for NI’s Kontakt, but if you don’t have that you can just take the individual sample files and use
them however you like.
Nintendo Game Boy’s crunchy, 8-bit drums aren’t just for chiptune artists –they’re a useful texture to have no matter what music you make. Add or compression to beef them up or put them into a sampler and you’ve got a gritty sound that’ll work in everything from techno to ambient music. One of several great packs from the BPB site.
One of the best packs from Wavy’s portal of free user-created sample packs, Beached gives you a small but useful selection of dub techno-style synth sounds that’ll also find work for ambient productions.
This huge collection from The Pro Audio Files could end up being the only drum sample pack you ever use. Covering everything from primitive synth rhythms to acoustic drum loops, it also features a number of unique one-shot samples that’ll add character to any Ableton Live drum kit.
If you want to add some modular synth bleeps to your music but don’t have the cash, this massive pack of one-shots, loops and stems from Eurorack manufacturer QuBit Electronix is highly recommended. One of the more unusual offerings from Converse’s giant Rubber Tracks library, a huge resource of royalty-free samples worth checking out.
Another gem from the Rubber Tracks site, this pack of synth samples from Minimal Wave legend Das Ding will give your music some vintage analog grit, covering everything from ambient loops to lo-fi kicks.
If you just need a basic, meat and potatoes sample pack for making big room dance tracks, this free collection from online store Irrupt has all you need. There’s 33 bassline loops, 60 melodic loops, 51 drum loops and 22 vocal hooks, a solid addition to any library.
Don Buchla’s cult Music Easel synth is still prized by open-minded musicians, but they’re not easy to get hold of.
This collection of abstract, alien drum sounds is the perfect alternative for anyone with 808 and 909 fatigue.
After making a track in 10 minutes for FACT TV’sAgainst The Clock series, TĀLĀ gave away her own personal pack of samples used to produce it. Expect bold kicks, Thai drums, sitar riffs
SampleRadar’sexhaustive collection of free samples is you’ve got a database of those sound you’d get on music production magazine cover CDs. This one gives you a relative rarity in the world of free samples, a collection of royalty-free vocals to chop and pitch how you want.
Detroit veteran Mike Huckaby gave away this sample pack via Groovemagazine back in 2012, containing live percussion, synths recorded with his beloved Waldorf Wave synthesizer and samples from the classic Korg Triton.
Samplephonics is another hub for paid samples, but it’s got plenty of free content to download as well. Abstract Percussion is one of the most unusual, featuring a set of obscure percussion ideal for crafting your own fourth world music.
Another great pack from the BPB site, this will give you a collection of 8-bit synth sounds from the Commodore 64 computer from the ‘80s. Perfect for making a retro video game soundtrack or just adding texture to a hip-hop beat.
Filter Dread’s hybrid of jungle, rave, grime and ambient music has made him one of the UK underground’s most unpredictable artists. This pack gives you all the oddball drums, synths and zapping effects to to make your own zoned-out bangers.
Sometimes you just want a pack of drum breaks to make some jungle, and this free pack from Samplephonics is ideal. If nothing else, it makes a change from hearing the same old amen break all the time.
If you want a create a build-up from the sound of a space shuttle taking off or just need something really loud for a noise track, NASA’s sound archive has you covered. The various beeps and radio sounds are great for creating ambience too.
Orchestral samples generally very expensive to buy, but the UK’s highly regarded Philharmonia Orchestra has a gigantic royalty-free database for download at its website. It’s not just string sections either – it covers everything from the French horn to the Thai gong.
SampleRadar’s free jazz club samples
Musicians have been sampling old jazz records since the MPC was invented, but this SampleRadar pack won’t get you in trouble. It’s got live bass, electric piano and dusty drums that will work in deep house and hip-hop beats.