An abundance of laidback grooves, sub-heavy muted riffs, offbeat chords and delay-drenched stabs, and all with an awesome vintage vibe.
Sound pack Description
Resident sound designer Niall McCallum welcomes you to your own slice of strummed Caribbean paradise with Tropical Jam—a Strum GS sound set with an abundance of laidback grooves and an awesome vintage vibe. From sub-heavy muted riffs and offbeat chords to delay-drenched stabs and relaxed picked melodies, this preset collection will have you falling in love with the spiralling sound of the spring reverb all over again.
Paying respect to the legends of reggae and dub—from the heavily rhythmic finger-work of Sly & Robbie and Bob Marley & The Wailers to the booming sound system aesthetics of King Tubby and Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry—Tropical Jam features 12 styles, 84 guitar presets, and 84 strumming patterns playable with your own chord progressions. Slow down the tempo and reach for your shades!
Only compatible with Strum GS-2 and the free AAS Player.
What’s included with my purchase
84 presets, 12 styles, and 84 loops pack for Strum GS-2
Tropical Jam works with the Strum GS-2 acoustic and electric guitars. You can obviously play and edit the sounds in Strum GS-2, but you can also access and play them via the free AAS Player plugin included with your purchase.
Niall McCallum is the co-founder of ModeAudio—a small but passionately dedicated team of sound designers and music lovers based in the UK, specializing in music loops, samples, and bespoke preset design for some of the world’s best-loved music technology. Niall and his team's credits include a wide selection of drum and percussion samples that comes pre-packaged with FL Studio, and custom sound design for Native Instruments, Bitwig, Intua, and many others.
Strum GS-2 and AAS Player are compatible with nearly all DAWs.
Mac minimum system requirements*
macOS 10.11 (El Capitan) or later
Intel Core i5 (circa 2015), Apple M1, or later
PC minimum system requirements*
Windows 10 64‑bit or later
Intel Core i5 (circa 2015) or later
*The minimum system requirements mentioned above are for standalone usage. For plug-in usage, please refer to your DAW software requirements (Cakewalk, Pro Tools, Cubase, Live, Digital Performer, Logic Pro, etc.).
Presets played via the free AAS Player are not editable.
This sound pack is not compatible with Strum Session.
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