Prime Loops is an audio production company based in London, UK and was founded by Ben Jayakody in 2008. The company’s focus is on the development of samples, loops and software sampler patches. Products are available in multiple formats allowing compatibility with popular DAW’s such as Logic Pro, GarageBand, Live, Pro Tools, Cubase and Reason. All Prime Loops releases come with a dedicated user license that guarantees all sounds within every sample pack are 100% royalty-free, allowing customers to retain full ownership of their productions, whilst bypassing legal complications such as sample clearance or copyright infringement. Prime Loops products are being used worldwide by professional musicians and have featured on a number of chart releases.
Product Catalogue and Musical Genres
The company's catalogue spans a range of musical genres from classical to more contemporary styles, such as dubstep and glitch. All sample packs are categorised by one or more musical genre. Current genres include: Acoustic, ambient and lounge, bassline, 4x4 & garage, breakbeat and breaks, classical, dirty south, downbeat, drum ‘n bass, dub, dubstep, electro, game & sound FX, glitch, hip hop, house, indie, Latin & funk, metal, minimal, reggae and ragga, RnB & urban, rock and alternative, synth, tech and techno, trance, film, soundtrack, world and ethnic.
Formats and Compatibility
Loops and sample formats provided: WAV, Apple Loops, Rex2 Loops, Acid Loops, AIFF, Acid Samples, Akai MPC, Loops for Stylus RMX, Ableton Live Pack, Reason Refill, Roland Fantom X, Roland MC909, Roland MV8000, Roland MV8800 and more.
All Prime Loops products are compatible with Windows and Mac OS platforms. They can be used in all the common music sequencers and DAWs, such as Ableton Live, Cubase, Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Propellerhead Reason, FL Studio, GarageBand, ACID Pro, Reaper, Nuendo, Cakewalk Sonar, PreSonus Studio One and are currently being produced in 24-bit stereo audio.
Users of Prime Loops sound libraries
- Adam F
- Will Bailey
- Major Lazer
- BBC Radio 1Xtra
- Phats and Small
- DJ Marky
- DJ Semtex
- Mike Skinner
- Grand Theft Auto (Soundtrack)
- Doctor P
- Nicole Scherzinger
- DJ Chuckie
- DJ Inclined
Selected Reviews and Awards
The following Prime Loops products were awarded top quality seals:
- Synth Addict - Music Tech Excellence Award, Music Tech Magazine, Issue 81 (December 2009)
Related Music Production Software
- Modern Beat Interview with Ben Jayakody - http://www.modernbeatdigital.com/?q=node/377
- Prime Loops team - http://primeloops.com/about/
- Prime Loops feature at Beatportal - http://www.beatportal.com/feed/item/prime-loops-launches-new-website/
- Prime Loops feature at Rekkerd.org - http://rekkerd.org/prime-loops-launches-with-20-new-sample-libraries/
- Prime Loops feature at Sonic State - http://www.sonicstate.com/news/2010/10/20/prime-loops-release-10-new-sample-packs-for-october/
- Prime Loops at ProducerLoops.com - http://www.producerloops.com/Prime-Loops/
- Music Tech Excellence Award - http://findremix.com/prime-loops-unleash-the-addict-trilogy/