This is the real deal in reggae drumming. As half of “Sly & Robbie,” reggae’s premier rhythm section, Sly Dunbar has appeared on records by legends such as Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, Jimmy Cliff, Black Uhuru and Burning Spear. He has also played with non-reggae artists such as Grace Jones, Mick Jagger, Bob Dylan, and Herbie Hancock. His latest work is in the classic “Dub” style. Reggae roots and classic ska with more beats from Sly Dunbar, the drums behind Marley, Tosh and Black Uhuru. SlyPack is for those who want the “real deal” in reggae and classic ska drums. From its light and playful hi-hat figures to snare drops and ghost notes, this DrummerPack captures the sounds of a true Jamaican “riddum” king. This pack is perfect for those who want authentic reggae, roots and ska feel. Audio is 48kHz/24 bit, and includes both audio and MIDI grooves. Content comes pre-indexed with DrumCore metadata so it’s easy to find that perfect beat ‘mon.
DrumCore GrooveSets provide inspiring building blocks for your song and give you a basic groove plus variations and fills at many tempos. Some with over 20 variations in one tempo! Most include sidestick (SS), hihat, ride, and no-kick (NK) versions. Start with sparse sidestick, add snare for the second verse and nail the chorus with a ride pattern. Also included are MIDI beats and drumkits to use for extra hits or making your own beats.