Kevin's Top Five
A classically trained pianist, Kevin has worked with such artists as Grammy award winning, multi platinum artist Rihanna, Fall Out Boy, Jay-Z, Chris Brown, Ne-Yo, Liz Phair, and MTV’s Cheyenne Kimball. Kevin also is a songwriter and has his own band he calls, “Kevin Does Piano Rock”.
Rich Full Strings (Factory Sound Bank / ALL Instrument Patches / Orchestral)
This is a fantastic string pad that actually sounds realistic. When mixed properly you can create a believable string orchestra in your song.
Dodger Bass (Factory Sound Bank / ALL Instrument Patches / Bass / Synth Bass)
A naturally fuzzy bass, I like to effect it through a Scream Distortion. Clean or abused this bass patch is perfect for genres such as techno, house or even some rock.
Ageless Exposition (Factory Sound Bank / ALL Instrument Patches / Pads / Evolving)
This is one of the very first pads I fell in love with. It has a very timeless feel to it. I like how it evolves it generates notes above the actual note your playing. It makes a great effect when playing chords.
Hot All Mics (586 34) (Reason Drum Kits / Drum Kits Patches / Preset Kits / Multi Out / All Mics (ALL) / Rock)
I use this drum kit in almost all of my demos. As far as a preset kit goes, this one is the best sounding rock kit. It is easy to load and is a great sounding drum kit. I use this kit for all sorts of styles, from rock to ballads.
4am Bass (Factory Sounds Bank / ALL Instrument Patches / Bass / Synth Bass)
This is another of my favorite bass sounds. It is smooth and very dance like. It has a “Postal Service” type sound. I have used it is several songs of my own. It adds a thick, rich and dark tone to the bass end of the sound. This sound is absolutely perfect for plug and play. You could spend time tweaking the sound but I promise you will enjoy it as is.
Forza Motorsport 3 patches
Lance Hayes is an award winning composer whose latest projects include scoring “Forza Motorsport 3”.
Dan Silver's Top Two Picks
Dan Silver is a Music Producer known as Silver Sessions and Director of Music at RipTide Music.
Michael Rasbury Top Five
Michael teaches Sound Design at the University of Virginia. In 2001, he toured with John Cage’s "An Alphabet".
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