Especially in hip hop and trap, producer always look for hard hitting drums, but sometimes a sample or melody calls for more chill drum samples. Here’s a selection of sound packs for a more moody, chilled out vibe…
No one is more chilled than a Buddhist monk. That’s why these free Tibetan meditation bells samples are great to calm down a track. The sample pack comes in Kontakt format, but you can use the WAVs supplied in a subfolder to load them into a DAW or sampler of your choice. Download them here.
SampleRadar chillout samples collection gives you a nice collection of relaxed chill drum samples bass loops and pads designed to calm things down. Entering the blissful world of chillout and get the 352 free chillout samples here.
If you’re looking for ethereal vocal loops, then check Chillout Vocal Loops supplied by Hymov Loops. Inside the pack you find one hundred royalty free vocal loops playing from octaves C3 – C5. They work great as background sounds like pads and are especially suitable for anything on the relaxed side of music. Download the pack here.
For another ambient sample pack, SampleRadar went though its vault put together two more calming collections of samples. Here you can grab two construction kits of different tempi (80 and 120bpm) containing mostly synth, bass, drum, pad, rhodes and guitar loops.