Best Addictive Drums ADPaks for DnB?
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I have Addictive Drums 2 with the Funk and Reel Machines packs at the moment.
They’re having a 50% sale right now, and i’m trying to up my drum game at the moment, so I figured i’d pick up a couple of new ADPaks.
Who’s using Addictive Drums 2? What ADPaks have you had good results with?
I use AD. Indie isn’t bad, nor is pop, and I also like metal for layered kicks.
I’m eyeballing the vintage dry, myself.
Also, the DS-10 drum shaper and the retro color plugs are each pretty great. DS-10 is one of the better transient VST’s out there. Very usable.
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I love AD, the modern jazz (stick) pack is great. I’ve use the Gen-X kick as a second kick on loads of tunes and the Acrolite snare in it is one of my favourites for little incidental rolls and fills. I’ve used the patches as a base for loads of breaks and have used bounces of the drums in tonnes of layers, I’d say 70%ish of my time using AD is using that pack. CV’s patches in Reel Machines were cool to deconstruct and run other drums through too if you’re into that kind of distorted stuff.
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