One thing's for certain, the Roland TR-909 Drum Machine is the most well known drum machine in the world. It's been used and abused in nearly every studio, found in tracks ranging from 80's Synth Pop to Underground Techno and has the most distinguishable kick drum, snare and clap sound. Here at Zenhiser we rate it as the world's best drum machine, it's been in millions of songs from back in 1983 when the drum machine was introduced to today, where you still hear just as many songs, remixes and albums using it as the day it was released. To simply put it, if you haven't got a shit hot collection of authentic Roland TR-909 samples then you're not a true producer. They are the most versatile drum machine sounds you will ever own, the perfect layering tool for future drum samples, an instant aura of yesteryear, something you must have. Hey what do you think makes it into every drum roll build up, it's the TR-909 snare sound!
909 The Machine is as true as it gets, it's the biggest collection of Roland TR-909 samples ever released and designed to give you just about every possible combination of 909 drum samples you could ever need. Recorded directly from an original, perfect condition Roland TR-909 with so many different knob adjustments variations it's crazy, then routed and mastered using the most authentic classic outboard means this Roland TR-909 sample collection is truly amazing. Totalling 1168 samples including 375 kick drum sounds allows you to never need another 909 drum collection ever again. Every attention to detail has been made, multiple takes of each drum machine sound have been sampled with different attack settings, tune settings, decay settings and accent settings, delivering an expansive array of drum sounds to choose from right at your fingertips. Claps recorded hard & soft, no problem, toms tuned for hi, mid & low with hard & soft, done, massive collection of snares in various takes, done again. Every TR909 drum sample has the settings used in the filename, meaning we tell you how much accent, tune, attack and decay was used in each and every sample, now that's detail for you.
909 - The Machine sounds pretty good so far, right, well it's about to get a whole lot better. Included in 909 - The Machine is a massive archive of drum beats, all authentic re-creations of the most popular tracks ranging from the late 80's through to today. There's 360 TR-909 drum beats in total ranging from 54 bpm throughout to 200 bpm, all looped perfectly and ready to use. I think now you can see just how epic this sample pack really is. And as with all Zenhiser sample packs this Roland TR-909 sample library has all the attention to detail it needs, a top level of audio quality you would only expect from us and labelling that's makes these drum samples and drum beats a pleasure to use.
So what are waiting for, stop reading this and grab 909 - The Machine, it's the best money you'll spend all year!
909 Drum Beats - 364
909 Kicks - 375
909 Claps - 9
909 Crashes - 10
909 Hi Hats - 38
909 Rides - 10
909 Rimshots - 8
909 Snares - 210
909 Toms - 144
All audio files within this Zenhiser pack are 24bit 48khz wav & 32bit wav
As with all the latest Zenhiser sample packs, audio files display the bpm and key information (where applicable) within the file name