Big Fish Audio RiG: Urban Workstation

A complete rig of Instruments, Loops and Sound FX for Urban Production

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Big Fish Audio has been one of the industry leaders in creating modern and edgy Hip Hop sample and loop libraries for years. At long last the perfect tool to get any amateur or seasoned Urban music producer the sounds they need for top of the line music production is here in RiG: Urban Workstation. Big Fish Audio has joined forces with the engineers at Vir2 to create a virtual instrument tailor-made for the hip hop and R&B producer. You don't have to weed through instrument after instrument to find the right sound since each instrument in RiG has been recorded and edited to create instant inspiration for you, the modern producer.

RiG contains over 1200 patches and 26GB of samples. Aside from multi-sampled instruments, RiG also contains a wide variety of loop-based instruments.

RiG is divided into seventeen main category folders: Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Drum Banks, Drum Loops, Electric Guitar, Ethnic, Horn Section, Keyboards, Orchestral Hits, Organs, Percussion and Harp, Percussion Loops, Piano, Sliced Loops, Strings, Synths and Vocals.

RiG is powered by the industry-leading Kontakt 4 engine. It is compatible with VST, AudioUnit, and RTAS (Pro Tools 8 & 9) plug-in formats, allowing it to work seamlessly within any major sequencer, in addition to standalone use on both an Intel Mac and PC.


  • Over 400 Instruments
  • Over 1200 Patches
  • Over 700 Loops
  • Custom Loop Editor
  • Synth Arpeggiator
  • Host Tempo Syncing
  • 12 Included Main FX For All Instruments
  • Microtuning Control
  • Legato and Portamento
  • Volume Envelope Control

The easy to use RiG interface places all parameters right in front of you allowing you to quickly customize your sound to create that perfect fit for your next hit track. There are 11 tweakable fx on all instruments, including: EZ room, Hi Pass, Lo Pass, Compression, Stereo Modeller, Limiter, Phaser, Flanger, Chorus, Reverb, and Delay.

RiG includes a custom synth step fx editor allowing limitless combinations of gate effects, arpeggios, sequenced pan effects, attack and decay, and low and hi pass filters.

You will also find a loop playback interface allowing you to access and edit individual slices of the included loops. The parameters you can edit are: Volume, Pitch, Reverse, Attack, Decay, Cutoff, and Resonance.

Instruments include:

  • Basses
  • Drum hits
  • Electric Guitars
  • Acoustic Guitars
  • Ethnic
  • Synths
  • Vocals
  • Pianos
  • Electric keys
  • Strings
  • Percussion
  • Sfx
  • Sliced loops
  • Drum loops
  • Horns
  • Organs
  • Orchestral Hits

Click here to check out the RiG Patch List PDF.

This product works with the free Kontakt Player – a free sample player based on Kontakt 5 that runs all Native Instruments’ KONTAKT instruments, as well as third-party products made for the platform.

You can download the Kontakt Player via this link (will take you to Native Instruments website)

Instruments made for Kontakt Player will also run in the full (paid for) version of Kontakt.

Please click on the link below to view the download and install guide for this product.

Customer Reviews


Press Quotes

"9/10. A huge library of well-produced instruments, loops and hits with quick editing via a tasty custom Kontakt interface." - Music Tech Magazine

"4.5/5! It's a really great library with plenty of useful sounds that will make any modern music producer happy, especially since they load almost instantly."-

"RIG: Urban Workstation is a welcome addition to the already rich tradition of production sounds from Big Fish Audio!! If you're an R&B and Hip Hop producer, welcome to your new addiction!! This is going to be your one stop, "go to" tool for your next chart topper." - Dapo Torimiro
Producer/Songwriter (Justin Bieber, John Legend, Toni Braxton, Disney)

Tech Specs

Product Type:

Virtual Instrument


  • Kontakt library

Product Specs:

System Requirements

Minimum System Requirements:


  • Intel Core Duo 1.66GHz or faster,
  • 2GB of RAM,
  • a DVD drive,
  • and OS 10.5.x or higher.


  • Windows XP (latest service pack, 32 Bit),
  • Windows Vista/Windows 7 (latest service pack, 32/64 Bit),
  • Intel Pentium 4 2.4 GHz or Intel Core Duo or AMD Athelon 64,
  • a DVD drive,
  • and 2 GB of RAM.


  • The library requires approximately 15GB of disk space

Download Size (RAR files):

  • Parts 1 - 15:  953 MB each
  • Part 16:  636 MB