Episode 7 - Legacy // Smythe Sample Pack

Episode 7 - Legacy // Smythe Sample Pack

August 22, 2019

In this episode of The Contents of This Package, Wes and Smythe sit down to discuss the newest pack, and the process and inspirations behind it. They also discuss what's in the near and far future for Smythe and his ever growing collection of packs and sounds.

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Episode 6 - Mirage Sample Pack

Episode 6 - Mirage Sample Pack

June 21, 2019

In this episode of The Contents Of This Package, we sit down with the production team, 42*North, and get a small glimpse into the thought process and tools used to create this brand new sample pack in the Soul Surplus library.

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Episode 5 - Rainy Season Sample Pack

Episode 5 - Rainy Season Sample Pack

June 20, 2019

Dark textures of resampled synth pads, Rhodes, and gritty synth basses set a dreary tone throughout each loop. In this week's episode, Smythe hosts Wes Pendleton, to deep dive into the process of the latest Soul Surplus sample packs, "Rainy Season".

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Episode 4 - The Cookout Composition Pack

Episode 4 - The Cookout Composition Pack

June 12, 2019

Our latest sample collection titled The Cookout features a slew of vintage analog synthesizers and keyboards (including a newly acquired 1977 Hohner Pianet T)  recorded through tube preamplifiers to call on the nostalgic sound of our favorite cookout anthems.

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Episode 3 - Summer Nights Volume 1

Episode 3 - Summer Nights Volume 1

June 05, 2019

In episode 3, we go back and revisit the classic sample pack, and learn about some of the process that went into creating it. Chris also shares some news on who he's currently working with, the manufacturer he prefers, and what we can expect from him in the future. 

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Episode 2 - Lo-Fi Keys Volume 2

Episode 2 - Lo-Fi Keys Volume 2

May 29, 2019

In this episode we sit down with executive producer by Joel McNeill, who is a co-founder and head composer of Soul Surplus. Joel gives an in-depth look at the sounds, moods, gear and plugins used on this new loop pack.

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