The Retro ADpak from XLN Audio is an expansion pack for the company's Addictive Drums, and features three classic Ludwig drum sets from the 60's and 70's, with cymbals from Paiste and Sabian. The drums were sampled in a big recording room with a rich ambience.
The pack adds 1,300 MIDI loops and 70 presets that include Clean, Heavy Rock, Modern, Motown, PopRock and RetroMental presets. Also included are cowbells, tambourines and hand clap samples. Mixing and matching the original drums with the new vintage kits is possible.
The MIDI files include 60's rock and heavy rock grooves, Motown beats, Motown swing beats and Rock 'n' Roll grooves. This expansion pack requires the full version of Addictive Drums.
- Black Oyster Vintage Kit
A Ringo Starr styled kit that harks back to the days of The Beatles
Works perfectly for anything from Motown to psychedelic Pop
Medium sizes and coated heads deliver a genuine 60's pop sound
- Kick - Ludwig Black Oyster Vintage 20 x 16"
- Snare - Ludwig Vintage 14 x 5"
- Toms - Ludwig Black Oyster Vintage 12, 13 and 16"
- Blue Oyster Vintage Kit
Mimics the setup by Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham
The big sizes and coated heads tuned in a very characteristic way provide a clear and thunderous drum sound
- Kick - Ludwig Blue Oyster Vintage 22 x 16", 26 x 14"
- Snare - Ludwig Supraphonic 402 14 x 5", 14 x 6.5"
- Toms - Ludwig Blue Oyster Vintage 13, 14, 16 and 18"
- Vistalite Kit
The acrylic see-through Vistalite drums became popular in the early 70's for their great looks, fast attack and clear sustain
- Kick - Ludwig Vistalite 22 x 16", 24 x 16"
- Snare - Ludwig Vistalite 14 x 5"
- Toms - Ludwig Vistalite 12, 13, 14 and 16"