A sizzling selection of Royaly Free loops and samples in classic Swingbeat style from Smash Up The Studio. 8 construction kits, each made up of keyboard loops, drum samples and hits, and they include all the sounds and beats you hear in the preview tracks. I wanna make New Jack Swing style beats. What do I need to start? I have no clue what type of drum machines and modules they used back then. I think that snare sample is taken from James Brown’s Funky Drummer, it also sounds like its pitched down.
The loop set is a smooth R&B mix, with a jazz n rock guitar lead, a custom drum kit, Harp + Strings, Ice bell chords, Threat Bass, and swirling cymbal. Ambient synth loop – 106 bpm, mysterious, ghostly drone. Keith Sweat, who helped put New Jack Swing on the map with his 1987 album, Make It Last Forever, turns 51 this Sunday.
It fuses the rhythms, samples, and production techniques of hip hop and dance-pop with the urban contemporary sound of R&B. Is there an equivalent of the UltraBeat swing knob in the Piano Roll? Any idea of where I can download some already made 2 or 4 bar New Jack MIDI drum patterns. New jack swing (also known as swingbeat) was the most pop-oriented rhythm-and-blues music since 1960s Motown. Eschewing the fashion for sampling (using sounds and music from other recordings), the makers of new jack swing discovered their rhythms on the newly available SP1200 and 808 drum machines (which had already been used by hip-hop producers).
Clara’s New Jack Swing By Charlie Mac
New jack swing also used a layered method where you EQ the part you want out of the original and reconstruct the rest differently. Posts about New jack swing written by rossjpalmer.