Black Octopus Sound
Black Octopus Sound is focused on supplying sample libraries and audio production tools of elite quality. Located on the west coast of Canada and founded in 2011 by well known electronic musician and sound design guru Toby Emerson, this label is dedicated to provide some of the best quality and innovative sounds in the game. Every sound is meticulously crafted and special care is taken to ensure these packs are full of exceptionally high quality and inspiring material.
Black Octopus Sound :: Packs
Black Octopus Sound Sample Packs
|Pack Name||Publisher||Styles||Release Date||Description|
|play queue||Leviathan||Black Octopus Sound||Electro House||2014-06-05|
Over a year and a half in the making, Black Octopus Sound releases what can only be described as an epic sample pack of monstrous proportions. Aimed at producers of all genres and skill sets, this pack features a colossal 5000+ all new cutting edge sounds weighing in at over 4GB in size. Leviathan is truly a complete sample pack suitable for all genres of music. With its abundance of one shot samples, construction kit style loops at various tempos, extensive FX section, and both mutlisampled and single shot synth sounds, this pack has everything you need to create a chart topping track. Decades of production techniques have been used in the creation of these sounds to ensure each sound will sound great out of the box or with your own processing added. All loops have been labelled with the correct key and tempo. Loops are provided at 110, 128, and 140 bpm. 267 Tuned to key kick drums full of punch & thump285 Snares, claps, and pre-shifted claps386 Hi-hats, Cymbal rides and crashes363 Percussive sounds. Electronic sub hits, live recorded hand drums, tambourines, & shakers58 Tom drums ready to fatten up your fills42 Long atmospheric FX – eerie ambiences, vinyl dust & crackle, euphoric textures227 Rising & Falling FX perfect to power up and smooth over your transitions. All labelled in 1,2, 4, 8, and 16 bar increments.76 Impacts & bombs136 Short FX121 Glitch FX – Alien parasites & robotic transformers 388 Drum loops127 Drum fills334 Music Loops664 Bass samples Long sustained notes, tweaked filters, Vocoder growls, resampled reeces207 Chord stabs81 Multi-sampled instruments292 Synth stabs1 Producer Tip sheetLeviathan Wallpaper graphic *Other Genres that this package may be useful in: • Dubstep • Glitch Hop • Sound FX
|play queue||Cyborg Onslaught by Paradigm Theorem||Black Octopus Sound||Dubstep, Drums||2014-04-24|
Paradigm Theorem brings you Cyborg Onslaught designed to rip through the crowd with a MASSIVE collection of over 1500 bone crushing drums, psychedelic leads, robotic SFX, cyborg vocals and flesh tearing future bass todays speaker technology can handle. Cyborg Onslaught is a great pack for bass music producers with loops tempo synced from 70 to 115BPM so you can drag and drop effortlessly into any of your creations. These, complimented with every individual sample and one shot allow your own creativity to guide you. From Dubstep to Neuro-Hop and everything in between. Check out the Demo and Take your creations to the future. Cyborg Onslaught includes: 540 Hard hitting drum samples - Tight, Big and Hard Kicks - Teeth Chipping Snares - Crunchy, Layered and Single Claps - Glitched out Bells, Minis, Wood, Stick and zaps - Full range of Hi-Hats - Variety of Random Percussion Sounds 147 Drum Loops - Full Beats - Kick/Snare - Tops Full Range of FX to flesh out your mix - 40 Cyber Crashes - 30 Impacts - 13 Transitions - 165 Tempo-Synced Risers - 71 Breakdowns - 29 Lasers A Host of Huge Synthesizer creations - 136 Sustained Multi-Bass Shredders - 38 Long streams of tempo-synced evolving Robotic chatter - 30 Long atmospheric FX ranging from drones to robotic soundscapes - 29 Melody Loops - 46 Multi-Bass Loops 240 Epic Robot Vocals - 60 Male Cyborg - 60 Female Cyborg - 60 Artificial Intelligence - 60 Hive Mind *Other Genres that this package may be useful in: • Breaks • Glitch Hop • Hip-Hop / Trap • Sound FX
|play queue||Linguistics by None Like Joshua||Black Octopus Sound||Vocal||2014-03-26|
From the mind of None Like Joshua comes a one of a kind vocal sample pack with a staggering 7000 vocal samples for your productions. The versatility in this pack is unmatched with phrases ranging from whisper, conversation, loud, and yelling. Many of the parts feature as many as 8 different takes (for doubles, triples, and different timings). Six different languages are also covered in this pack, English being the main focus. Use the vocals as is or run them through your favorite vocoder, time-stretcher, pitch shifter, or other effect of your choice to add your own distinct flavor to these sounds. The sound design possibilities with the large amount of material in this pack are enough to keep anyone busy for years. Whats included in the pack? Loops - 5290 phrases and loops recorded at 85, 110, and 130 bpm. These short phrases work wonders in various styles - perfect for fills, breakdowns, or chaining together to create longer phrases. Each phrase comes at various volumes (whisper, conversation, loud, yelling) to match the energy of your song or for ramping up the excitement. Beatbox - 80 single shot recordings of mouth percussion. Great for adding snippets into drum loops to make percussion more interesting. Great for tech house, techno, electro, and any style that could use some vocal percussion. Breaths - 75 Long exhales, short gasps, and other random breath sounds. Drench these sounds in reverb for some long vocal ambiences. Stretch, reverse, and delay fx works wonders on these sounds. Characters - 304 voices in different vocal styles. Beast mode, Emo, Gamer, Hipster, Nerdy, Old Man, Rapper, Uncle Jeorge, Religious, and stereo-typical Japanese, Jamaican, and British accents. English - 485 english words, short phrases, and numbers. French - 154 french words, short phrases, and numbers. German - 155 German words, short phrases, and numbers. Japanese - 272 Japanese words, shorts phrases, and numbers. Spanish - 160 Spanish words, short phrases, and numbers. Laughs - 30 Laughing sounds to be used at your disposal. Pitch these down low for some extra creepy evilness! Misc - 112 random mouth sounds ranging from barfing sounds, vocal clicks, grunts, and scat riffs. Another gold mine for the sound designers. Passages - 5 lengthy intellectual readings great for spiritual or psychedelic intros or breakdowns. Screams - Long yells and other random screams. These sound amazing drenched in reverb and delay! FX - 15 reverse breaths and noises to help with build ups and transitions. Size (Unzipped) 2.5 GB Format 24 bit WAV | All of the vocals except for the FX are dry. *Other Genres that this package may be useful in: • Drum & Bass • Dubstep • Electro House • Glitch Hop • Hip-Hop / Trap
|play queue||Aftermath by Ova9000||Black Octopus Sound||Dubstep, Presets / Patches||2013-09-12|
Welcome to the post apocalyptic side of Black Octopus Sound. Brought to you by Ova9000 this package is a brilliant combination of 15 of the most toxic sounding Harmor bass patches yet. Complimented by a complex and intricate FL Studio project file ready for dissection and remixing into your own royalty free commercial productions. If you ever wanted to capture the sound of transformers battling mutant riding robot ghosts, well then this pack is probably for you. The Harmor presets aren't your typical detuned saw wave patch we've all seen a million times. Instead you get utilization of complex wavetables, custom filter shapes, XY modulations, and more. This pack contains: 1 FL Studio dubstep template as seen in the video 15 Post apocalyptic Harmor presets (11 Bass, 1 Lead, 3 Pads) 25.2 MB
|play queue||Supernova - Summer nights MIDI Melodies||Black Octopus Sound||Progressive House||2013-07-22|
Black Octopus sound presents Supernova - Summer nights melodies, the first installment of many MIDI files in this series. Memorable chord progressions combined with melodic leads and basslines all in MIDI format means you can easily customize, transpose and edit notes to fit into existing songs. This pack contains 4 full songs each with 5 original sounding variations of the melodies and basslines. Corresponding parts can be used or you can mix and match and tweak the parts to quickly create all new sections and original sounding songs out of the existing MIDI data. Rather than focusing on many small 1 -2 bar loops this pack focuses on longer, well written 8 bar sections perfect for song starters or for fitting into your existing works. 44 Midi files (8 Bars Each) The content includes: 8.71 MB Zipped Song A (C#m) Bassline 01 Melody 01 Bassline 02 Melody 02 Bassline 03 Melody 03 Bassline 04 Melody 04 Bassline 04 Melody 05 Main Chords Song B (Bm) Bassline 01 Melody 01 Bassline 02 Melody 02 Bassline 03 Melody 03 Bassline 04 Melody 04 Bassline 04 Melody 05 Main Chords Song C (FM) Bassline 01 Melody 01 Bassline 02 Melody 02 Bassline 03 Melody 03 Bassline 04 Melody 04 Bassline 04 Melody 05 Main Chords Song D (GM) Bassline 01 Melody 01 Bassline 02 Melody 02 Bassline 03 Melody 03 Bassline 04 Melody 04 Bassline 04 Melody 05 Main Chords * Other Genres that this package may be useful in: • Trance • Electro House • MIDI
|play queue||Sylenth1 - Commercial Electro House||Black Octopus Sound||Presets / Patches||2013-07-22|
Black Octopus Sound presents an all new collection of top quality Sylenth presets created by for the widely popular Sylenth1 software synthesizer. Much care and time has been spent on these beautifully crafted patches to ensure that each and every sound has character and a unique use. Sounds range from sub rocking basses, crisp emotional leads, beautiful plucked synth stabs, huge warm pads, and tension building FX risers and falls. While the sounds are geared towards electro house they will have no problem fitting in with other electronic genres such as dubstep, deep house, or progressive. Most sounds have mod wheel assignment for extra expression. Listen to the demo to get an idea of the quality and caliber or these premium sounds. Latest version of Sylenth is recommended for these presets. Note only the synth presets in the demo are included in the pack. Created by Meran 64 High quality sylenth Presets including: • 12 Bass • 39 Leads • 3 Pads • 5 Plucked Synth • 5 FX • 9.6 MB Zipped • Sylenth 2.21 or higher * Other Genres that this package may be useful in: • Trance • Progressive House • Electro House
|play queue||Cory Friesenhan Vocal Sessions Volume 1||Black Octopus Sound||Vocal||2013-04-17|
Black Octopus returns with a remarkable collection of top quality vocal samples from skilled vocalist and undiscovered gem of Canada, Cory Friesenhan. This pack is a diverse and powerful collection of songs with well thought out and meaningful lyrics that are ready to be used in high calibre productions. Cory is a singer / songwriter with a huge depth of talent and style which is clearly stamped on this sample pack. All vocal samples are royalty free so you can use them in your own commercial productions. The pack is divided into these sections: Songs - 12 masterly crafted songs ranging from soft and melodic to hard and driving utilizing Cory's wide range of vocal styles . The variety included in this pack makes it an excellent tool for producers of all genres such as house, dubstep, chillstep, trance, pop, progressive and more. Many of the songs contain multiple parts, alternate takes, double trackings, harmonies and extras so you can really find your own sound within the pack. All songs are labelled with the original key they were recorded to and will stretch to a wide range and tempos while still sounding musical. Loops - Gated loops and mutated vocal textures great for filling in beat loops and adding interesting rhythmic vocal bits into your songs. Swells - Epic choir like swells containing minor, major, fifth, and single note crescendos. Great for building intensity and helping transitions. Tones - Over 230 vowel recordings spanning 2.5 octaves including both straight tone and falsetto on the higher pitches. Tones were recorded at vowels Ooh, Ohh, Ahh, Ehh, Eee, and humming Mmm. Choir like presets for Directwave and Kontakt have been added as a bonus. These tones are great for sound design and for creating interesting vocal soundscapes. All of the vocal swell samples have been created using these tones. Vocal FX - Reverse tones and vocal breaths great for transitioning. Throw some rhythmic gates or sidechain on top these for some great results. Xtras - Over 100MB worth of extra runs & vocal licks all labelled with the key they were recorded too. These are great tools to fill in breaks and perfect for sections of songs where an extra vocal element is desired. These are also excellent for stretching, gating, and chopping up. Vocal loops are mainly at 135BPM and embedded with tempo information so they will stretch to other tempos such as 128 BPM and 140 BPM with ease. All samples included are dry so you can add your own effects to taste. Please note only the vocal recordings are included in this sample pack. A typed lyric sheet is also included.
|play queue||Orgasmic Glitch Hop by Tantric Decks||Black Octopus Sound||Glitch Hop||2012-09-19|
A must have for any Glitch Hop enthusiast. This pack is produced by top 10 beatport artist Tantric Decks and contains over 800 wav samples, massive presets, kontakt patches, and loops. Skillfully mixed and mastered these glitch hop samples pack quite a punch and are designed to help you get that polished sound with ease. To quote one of the riser fx sounds from the pack: Fasten your seat belts, Shits about to get real. Size: 545 MB Format: 24 bit WAV, Massive presets, Kontakt Patches, Reason Patches. Here is what's in the pack: Bass Hits - Over 300 sub shattering bass multisamples with 23 Kontakt patches. Cutting saw basses, distorted neuro filth, and huge res sweeps. Build Ups - 22 earth shaking builds and tension risers. Perfect for that epic build up your track is begging for. Drums -66 finely sculpted one shots to mix and match to create the perfect kit. Broken down into hihats, kicks, snares, and glitch percussion Fills - 15 tempo synced fills borrowing both the acoustic and electric realm. Excellent for transitions and introducing new elements into the song. Drumloops - 22 huge sounding beats, shaker loops, and funky tops are great way to start a track. Slice and dice for extra flexibility. FX - Reverbed breaths, chunky robot fx, and mechanical mayhem great for adding ear candy into the mix. Massive Presets - 20 presets for NI Massive. Talking basses, futuristic electro leads, reeces, and fat hoovers - all macro mapped for extra tweaking. Music Loops - 18 full melodic and bass loops all tempo & key labelled. Funky saw loops, dirty robot chunks, and filtered synth leads. Excellent song starters and great tools for chopping up. Reason Patches - 15 bonus patches for reason users. Synth stabs - 249 multisamples with 18 Kontakt patches. Funky synth stabs, synced saws, and portamento dives are just a few of the sounds you will find here. Vox - 11 vocal samples to add some character to your songs. About the producer Tantric Decks has been ravishing dance floors for nine years. His energy, passion, and driving, uplifting, party rocking basslines have been lighting people up all over Western Canada. He has performed at countless club nights, residencies, parties and music festivals. He has released over 25 original tracks and remixes on record labels from Canada, USA, Sweden, Romania, and UK. His tracks have received praise and support from superstars such as Far Too Loud, Lazy Rich, Reid Speed, Bassnectar, Subvert, Knight Riderz, Samples, Soulfix/Dirty Politics, Jay Cunning, and Yuhei Kubo. • 546 MB unzipped • WAV 44.1 kHz, 24-bit. • Massive 1.3 *Other Genres that this package may be useful in: • Breaks • Dubstep • Hip-Hop • Presets/ Patches
|play queue||Neuro Bass Tools||Black Octopus Sound||Drum & Bass||2012-09-06|
Get down and dirty with this face melting sample pack of nearly 1200 royalty free neuro bass samples. Weighing in at a massive 1.2 GB, this pack is stocked full of growling beast like textures and snarly basslines perfect for dubstep, drum & bass, complextro, or any type of music that calls for something gritty. Hours of painstaking resampling techniques have been used to obtain these highly desirable tones and little or no additional processing will be needed to bring them to life in your tracks. The sounds are divided into 2 categories in this pack Bits - Sequences full of pitch bends, squelches and growls. Perfect for chopping up and piecing together to form new sequences. The bits have been provided at both 140 bpm and 174 bpm but will easily fit within other tempos as well. Sustains - single note sustain samples great for loading into samplers or adding addition filter LFOs or envelopes. Both of these categories provide excellent flexibility for making the sounds your own. All samples are labelled with the correct key for efficiency. As a bonus both FLP files (for use with FL Studio) of the audio demo have been included as well as Kontakt patches of the sustain samples. 20 FREE SOUNDS 7.95 MB DOWNLOAD About the producer: Seamless hails from MA,USA. He was brought into music at a young age by his parents with piano lessons at the age of 9. It wasn't until during high school (around 2004) that he discovered, through FL Studio, the means to create sounds and compose music from scratch. Now he produces many genres, plays many instruments, and operates a recording studio built in his basement. On top of that, he is in two metal bands and plays a unique instrument called a "Super Bass Double Keytar”. *Other Genres that this package may be useful in: • Dubstep • Complextro • Glitch Hop
|play queue||Electro Bass Tools||Black Octopus Sound||Electro House||2012-05-22|
Black Octopus returns with a huge collection of tools for electro bass lovers. This unique pack features a full length royalty free FLP project* (for use with FL Studio) to study, remix, or extract ideas from - all royalty free! Also included is an empty FLP template, designed to speed up workflow and chalked full of crunchy, dirty, and tweaked out electro bass samples. To top things off in this pack you will find 420 single shot bass sounds in 24 bit WAV 44.1k format. While geared towards the electro / complextro genres, these sounds will fit right at home in other genres such as Dubstep, Trance, Breaks, and DNB. The sounds are divided up into 2 categories: Bass Sustains - Long sustained notes with the filter wide open, ranging from clean, punchy, and deep to filthy, dirty, and chaotic. Designed to be loaded into your favorite sampler such as Kontakt, Alchemy, DirectWave, Ableton sampler etc - throw your own filter envelopes or LFO wobbles on these to really take advantage of these sounds. Bass Tweaks - Pitch bends, filter wobbles, and Punchy stabs - this folder comes packed with all kinds of tweaked out sounds perfect for adding complex movements and fills into your basslines. *Requirements for Opening FLP files & saving bass patches: FL Studio 10.0.9 or higher. Harmor for resaving of bass patches.
|play queue||Monster Kicks Volume 1||Black Octopus Sound||Drums||2012-05-16|
A monstrous library of 128 premium kicks suitable for all kinds of electronic music, these drum samples have been sculpted from the ground up and have been crafted with expert precision using refined synthesis and sampling techniques. The bassdrums in this library have been designed to rattle club speakers and punch through the toughest mixes! Special care has been taken to ensure that the samples in this pack both sit in a track right away but also and have room for additional processing and compression. A wide range of high end analog gear and hardware has been used in the production of this pack ensuring these kicks have analog warmth and presence. Selecting the right kick drum is essential in club and electronic music production and Monster Kicks is one secret weapon you do not want to be without! License: Royalty free license Note: Only the kick drums in the sound demos are included in the pack
|play queue||Siren by Veela||Black Octopus Sound||Vocal||2012-05-09|
Step into the world of Veela with this extravagant 1GB sample pack of high quality vocal samples. There is nothing quite like finding the right vocal for a track and with Siren you are given a collection of vocals that range from beautiful, angelic, and haunting from this sought after vocalist. 15 construction kits paired with a massive supply of bonus material, all organized and labelled with correct key and tempo information make this pack a producers dream. Veela has been featured on many top 100 beatport tracks and her collaboration with Blackmill was the #4 most blogged about song on Hype Machine. Her mission to share beauty and inspire shines through in this pack and there is no doubt that these vocals will be featured on many chart topping tracks for years to come. Pack inlcudes: 15 Construction Kits - Vocals phrases and samples suitable for all kinds of music, each kit is named with the original chord progression it was recorded to for maximum efficiency. Stories woven into songs, beautiful melodies and adlibs fill up this section. Don't be afraid to mix and match, time-stretch or load into your favorite pitch correction software such as Melodyne or Newtone to create all new melodies and phrases. All kits are recorded to 128bpm and still sound great when stretched to other tempos. Loops - Gated sustains, vocal percussion, and twisted glitch loops perfect for chopping up or laying directly in your track. All loops tempo stretched to 128bpm and labelled with the correct pitch. Vocal FX - Heavily verbed breaths, reverse reverbs both tonal and atonal, and blurred vocal swells perfect for transitions for for building tension in your tracks Spoken - Over 100 spoken phrases, perfect to drop in over a breakdown or fill. Begging to be chopped up into intricate edits! Bonus Material - We wanted to give you, the producer, as much material to work with in this pack so we've included all of the production material such as random weird vocal noises, single sustain tones (several for each note), laughs and sighs & breath noises. These recordings are a sound designers paradise! **NOTE that the demo features additional instrumental loops that are not included in the pack. Siren was recorded with a Neuman TLM103 and processed with the finest gear from Universal Audio for analog warmth such as Studer A800, Empirical Labs Fatso, LA2A compressor, EMT250, Valhalla Room, Harrison 32C EQ, SSL E Channel Strip, Manley Massive Passive EQ. All recordings are relatively dry however to ensure the producer has maximum flexibility.