Ambient Samples

Ambient sound is in our DNA - at ModeAudio, we pour every last drop of our experience & passion into creating only the most vivid ambient samples, from rustling noise textures & deep synth drones to eclectic field recordings, FX layers & far beyond!

Bloom

Bloom

Ambient Guitar Loops
$25.32
Launch your music into the Ambient stratosphere with 792MB of shimmering guitar samples, drones & textures!
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Planetarium

Planetarium

Ambient Loops & Samples
$25.32
Explore the outer reaches of sonic space with 1.15GB of swirling Ambient drones & dense, cosmic noise textures!
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Habitat

Habitat

Ambient Loops & SFX
$22.79
Create rich atmospheres of organic Ambient sound in your DAW with 149 gentle piano, synth & texture loops!
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Habitat

"Authentic samples...richly garnished with effects & filters"
- Beat Magazin

Mythology

Mythology

Ambient Texture Samples
$25.32 $20.26
Sweep your sound away on a dark sea of legend & superstition with this colossal 2.1GB set of drones, textures & SFX!
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Analog Pad Loops

Analog Pad Loops

Mini Pack 0001
$7.60
Wrap your music in thick clouds of pure analog sound with our first Mini Pack, delivering 50 pad loops dripping with vintage character!
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Ambient Chill Loops

Ambient Chill Loops

Mini Pack 0027
$10.13
Sprinkle your chill out jams with 259MB of delicate piano loops, lush Ambient synths & gently propulsive rhythms!
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Cinematic Piano Loops

Cinematic Piano Loops

Mini Pack 0025
$10.13
Drift on a cloud of soft, delicate piano melodies, chords & arps with this 227MB pack resonating with soothing Cinematic energy!
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Processed Field Recordings

Processed Field Recordings

Mini Pack 0022
$10.13
Bring the subtle complexity of real world sound into your DAW with 335MB of field recordings & SFX!
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Processed Field Recordings

"...pristine naturalistic sounds & ambient soundscapes that are rich & nuanced"
- Computer Music / Music Radar

Distorted Texture Loops

Distorted Texture Loops

Mini Pack 0019
$10.13
Bathe your music in the pure bliss of all-out fuzz & distortion with 382MB of speaker-shaking guitar, synth & noise textures!
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Miniscule Ambient Samples

Miniscule Ambient Samples

Mini Pack 0016
$10.13
Peer down the microscope & unlock an entire universe of vivid granular sound with 60 captivating SFX samples!
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Rhythmic Texture Loops

Rhythmic Texture Loops

Mini Pack 0020
$12.66
Let the rhythm propel your music like a sun-soaked current of softly flowing water with 324MB of Ambient textures & drones!
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Heatwave

Heatwave

Massive Synthwave Presets
$16.46 $13.93
50 retro, analog-style Synthwave Presets for Massive - let's go back to the future!
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Heatwave

"There's a level of complexity that capitalises on the power of Massive itself. Artful"
- Computer Music / Music Radar

Emerald

Emerald

Ambient Synth Loops
$15.19
Scatter crystalline shards of glitching SFX & glacial drones & textures over your music with this set of 80 synth loops!
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Monumental Ambient Samples

Monumental Ambient Samples

Mini Pack 0017
$15.19
Unleash a colossal tidal wave of sound on your next track with 1GB of sprawling Ambient drones & textures!
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Screenplay

Screenplay

Serum Cinematic Presets
$17.73 $15.19
Unearth a complete soundtracking toolkit for your music with 50 stunningly Cinematic presets for Serum!
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Screenplay

"...the LFO-controlled sequences...make great start-points for rhythmic sound design"
- Computer Music / Music Radar

Atomic SFX

Atomic SFX

Dance Hits & Loops
$15.19
An evolutionary SFX Sample collection with enough energy to light up the night sky!
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Klang

Klang

Found Percussion Hits
$15.19
150 Samples of thumps, knocks, flicks, tears & more - enter new drum dimensions!
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Nebula

Nebula

Massive Pad & Bass Presets
$16.46
Immerse your music in 60 refined, luxurious Pads and deep Bass Presets for NI Massive!
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Contour

Contour

Downtempo Synlenth1 Presets
$16.46
75 blissful, immersive presets for Sylenth1 to warm up even the frostiest Chillout track!
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Pour

Pour

Ambient Sounds & Samples
$18.99 $16.46
Wash your music in 150 dark & deeply immersive Synth Textures & Drones!
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Inspiring Ambient Samples & Sounds For Your Next Project

Step inside our Ambient lab and feast your ears on the exquisite range of textural delights we've created for you! Our ambient sound files collection contains a wealth of detailed, dense and deep sonic material for layering and building up soundbeds, backgrounds and deliciously delicate rhythms within your music.

From evolving music pads, rich synth textures, layered Ambient backgrounds, noise sound effects and beyond, our selection of WAV samplesREX2 files and Ableton Live packs provides a dazzling palette for you to take advantage of in your music productions.

Our collection also incorporates a range of ambient synth presets, crafted to maximise usability and flexibility. Pick from a choice of basses, chord synths, pads, leads, textures, SFX and beyond. Pick your pack, download and start designing blissful ambient music in an instant!

Ambient Sounds FAQ

Q: What is Ambient sound?

A: The term 'Ambient' when applied in a musical context was coined by British musician Brian Eno, who used it to describe music designed to present a particular atmosphere rather than traditional melodies, rhythms and song structures. This typically involves slow-moving, sparse arrangements of a small palette of sounds, and importantly emphasises the texture and tone of a sound over the actual notes being played.

Ambient sounds are audio files or synthesizer presets which contain or produce sounds of this nature, such as long, sustained synth drones, delicate noise textures and location field recordings.

Q: What types of Ambient sounds are there?

A: There are a number of different ways to classify Ambient sounds but at ModeAudio, we use a small group of broad definitions: basses and subs, which emphasise low-end notes and rumbling textures; ambiences and synth layers, which focus on held chords and textural layers; textures and noise layers, which emphasise the tone and grain of predominantly atonal or non-pitched sounds; and sound effects and transitions, which focus on the building and release of musical tension.

Q: How can I use Ambient sounds in my music?

A: At ModeAudio, we offer 3 different kinds of collections of Ambient sounds: Ambient music loops, Ambient samples and Ambient synth presets

Ambient music loops are sounds edited to a specific number of bars and at a specific tempo, which can be looped within your DAW.

Ambient samples are usually long files of between 20 and 60 seconds, containing the gradual attack, sustain and long decay of an Ambient sound.

Ambient synth presets are files designed for use within a specific piece of audio software such as Serum, which when loaded up will produce Ambient sounds such as drones or textures. These sounds can be produced using your DAW's piano roll or MIDI keyboard, meaning you are free to choose the pitch and length of the notes.

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