Sound Dust release Cloud Bass for Kontakt

Sound Dust release Cloud Bass for Kontakt

Sound Dust Cloud Bass is a very different beast to the usual orchestral or jazz double bass sample libraries.

This unusual Kontakt sample library was made by ditching the conventional bow in favour of a ridiculous system of springs and pulleys that drag coarse industrial grade garden twine over the strings of the double bass to create a long, slowly distressed new bowing articulation.

Recorded with different microphone techniques and mixed with more conventional double bass articulations and a selection of multi-sampled analogue sub bass waveforms, you can expect amazing unheard sounds - low raspy rumbling, cinematic thuds and booms, delicate whispy swarms and more...

Cloud Bass is available now, click here for details

Read our interview with Sound Dust´s Pendle Poucher about the making of Sound Bass on the T+S blog here