Synth Explorer: CR-78 is Loopmasters’ dedicated homage to classic Electronic instruments from the past, focusing this time on the Roland CompuRhythm CR-78 drum machine. The CR-78 has a pedigree like no other and this pack has got the machine covered here with 100% Royalty-Free samples for your music.
In this pack you’ll find a staggering collection of 1,991 individual loops recorded in crystal-clear 24-Bit Quality, featuring the rich analogue warmth only possible from vintage gear. All the main preset patterns have been painstakingly recorded including variations, percussion and fills, ideal for electronic music or any genre in need of some retro vintage charm.
The CR-78 was originally designed to be an accompaniment for Electronic organs, and comes with a number of preset fills with A/B variations for each style. It features 14 analogue drum sounds with a bass drum, snare drum, rim shot, hi-hat, cymbal, maracas, claves, cowbell, cymbals, bongos, congas and guiro.
Famous owners include Blondie, Jean Michelle Jarre, The Who, Gary Numan, OMD, Elton John, Radiohead and Mike Oldfield and many more huge artists.
‘Synth Explorer: CR-78’ features one of the earliest drum machines to allow users to program and store their own patterns in addition to the Rock, Disco, Waltz, Bossa Nova, Rhumba, Shuffle, Swing, Foxtrot, Tango, Boogie and more. ‘Synth Explorer: CR-78’ comes at tempos from 80-120 BPM, making it ideal for Synthwave, Electronica, Hip Hop, House, Downbeat and Ambient genres.
Each collection in the series will be produced, performed and recorded by highly regarded producers who will remain anonymous as they take a step back and let these classic synths take the stage. Join Loopmasters on another voyage into the history of the Electronic sound with ‘Synth Explorer: CR-78’.
Download the free taster pack and check out the demo and specs to find out more.
This is a drum sample collection. Additional sounds in the demo are not included in the pack.
CompuRhythm CR-78 Specs:
• 4 Voice Polyphony
• 14 Analogue Sounds
• Variables include Tempo, Accent, Volume
• 34 Patterns (4 User Patterns)
• Produced in 1978
• 1.04 GB
• 1,174 Drum Fill Loops
• 392 Full Drum Loops
• 305 Drum Fill With Perc Loops
• 108 Full Drum With Perc Loops
• 12 Perc Loops
• 35 Drum Hits
• 1,991 REX2 Files
• 3 Soft Sampler Patches