Short Wave

Short Wave by Triumph Audio is an Experimental Ambient Electro Sample Library created with short wave radio signals.

Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Short Wave, a groundbreaking sample library meticulously crafted from short wave radio signals.

We listened in around the globe to capture distinct audio snippets from short wave radio transmissions, transforming them into a one-of-a-kind sonic experience.

Our creative process involved manipulation, chopping, and the addition of various effects to curate a library that promises to surprise, infuse depth, and spark interest in your musical compositions.

Please note: FULL retail version of Kontakt 5.8.1 or later is required. NOT for Kontakt Player.

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2.56 GB


Short Wave - Experimental Ambient Electro Sample Library

Short Wave seamlessly blends into ambient soundscapes, making it a perfect fit for sound design-heavy scores, as well as genres like horror, thriller, and drama

The library’s dynamic range encompasses guttural, electronic, glitchy, raw, dirty, intense, atonal, and screeching sounds. 

On the flip side, discover ambient, reflective, mysterious, modular synth-like, spacial, and otherworldly tones and patches.

This versatile collection ensures there’s something for everyone, pushing boundaries and encouraging you to explore new sonic territories.

The library is designed to inspire creativity, prompting you to sound different and approach your compositions with a fresh perspective.

Embrace the uniqueness of this experimental library – because standing out is the essence of innovation!

Key Features

  • 7 different categories of material: Tonal Loops & Pulses, Rhythmic Loops & Pulses, Drones, Tonal Pads, Basses & Leads, Rhythmic Fx & Soundscapes.
  • Powered by our custom Triumph Audio Engine.
  • Artist-made Processed Engined patches that utilize the Triumph Audio Engine.
  • Total Patch Count: 364 (728 including DFD and TMP patches)
  • Library Size: 2.56GB
  • Full Retail Kontakt 5.8.1 or higher required (Kontakt Player not supported)
  • 24bit / 48k uncompressed wav sample files

What People Are Saying About Short Wave

Tangelene Bolton

“The grittiness and beauty of Short Wave had me traveling through a musical landscape of sounds.

I’ll definitely be incorporating this library into my everyday music workflow!”

Credits: fAwkwafina is Nora from Queens S3 (Comedy Central), Warrior Nun S2 (Netflix), Unseen (Blumhouse), and Let’s Be Tigers (Disney+).

“I found Short Wave to be a really useful collection of sounds.

It’s a great addition for anyone working on sonic world building, but it also includes some really hard-hitting samples that pack quite the punch.”

Credits: The Watchful Eye (composer), Emergency (composer), Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (musical sound design), and Riverdale (additional music).

Taran Mitchell

“Short Wave is a secret weapon tailored for injecting distinctive, heavily processed synth textures into any composition.”

Credits: Alexander: The Making of a God, Life on Our Planet (Additional Music), Gran Turismo (Additional Arrangements), and The Wheel of Time (Additional Arrangements).

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