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!

Cloud Cover

Cloud Cover

Experimental Ambient Loops
$22.78
Let your music melt into the atmosphere with 604MB of experimental Ambient textures, drones & twinkling piano riffs!
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Murmur

Murmur

Ambient Vocal Loops
$22.78
Dip your DAW in a deep pool of 120 rippling vocal loops, bathed in reverb & shimmering Ambient texture!
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Planetarium

Planetarium

Ambient Loops & Samples
$25.31
Explore the outer reaches of sonic space with 1.15GB of swirling Ambient drones & dense, cosmic noise textures!
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Planetarium

"This collection should be in every post-production archive. More of it!"
- Beat Magazin

100 Drones

100 Drones

Ambient Texture Samples
$20.25
Sink into a 529MB cloud of ethereal drones & Ambient textures, sailing your music up beyond the stratosphere!
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Burst SFX

Burst SFX

Thor & Combinator Presets
$16.45
55 burning, intergalactic SFX Presets for Reason's Thor & Combinator!
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Hover

Hover

Drones & Textures
$18.98
Pour 100 delicate and dangerous Drones & Texture Samples over your music!
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Hover

"A satisfyingly diverse repository of otherworldly sounds"
- Computer Music / Music Radar

Fibre Optics

Fibre Optics

Massive Pad & SFX Presets
$16.45
50 ethereal and colourful Textures, Drones and Synth Pads for Massive!
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Undercover

Undercover

Found Percussion Samples
$18.98
230 expertly-recorded Found Percussion Samples - thumps, clicks, scrapes & more!
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Undercover

"A lot of effort's clearly been put into this pack and the price is right"
- Computer Music / Music Radar

Massive Vintage Bundle

Massive Vintage Bundle

Synth Presets & MIDI Loops
$82.25 $48.08
5 sets of warm, resonant Bass, Synth & SFX Presets for NI Massive in 1!
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Massive Genre Bundle

Massive Genre Bundle

Synth Presets & MIDI Loops
$82.25 $48.08
5 Ultra-Flexible NI Massive Preset Packs in 1 - from Deep House to Trap & More!
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Float

Float

Chillwave Guitars & Loops
$22.78
Plunge into a warm sonic pool of 200+ Chillwave Guitars, Drums & More!
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Float

"Float's guitars are quite lovely...are presented dry and with effects, and all sound great"
- Computer Music / Music Radar

Fracture

Fracture

Drum & Percussion Samples
$18.98
Slam 210 expertly-warped Drum & Percussion samples into your DAW!
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Mirage

Mirage

Massive Chillwave Presets
$16.45
Infuse your sound with a warm, Chillwave breeze - 50 Synth Presets for Massive!
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SFX Bundle

SFX Bundle

Samples & Textures
$64.53 $37.96
Download 5 sample packs of explosive, mutating SFX & Textures in 1!
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Drum Bundle

Drum Bundle

Samples & Patches
$64.53 $41.76
900+ Drum Samples & 60+ Kits of sheer power - download and duck for cover!
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Reflect

Reflect

Ambient Loops
$20.25
120 beautiful Ambient Loops & 43 Drum Samples to take your tunes on a journey...
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Found Percussion Bundle

Found Percussion Bundle

Samples & Patches
$64.53 $41.76
Drop 750 dynamic & wildly different Percussion Samples into your library!
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Airburst SFX

Airburst SFX

Massive Presets
$16.45
50 ferocious SFX & Texture Presets for Massive that will take your breath away!
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Distant Echo

Distant Echo

Drones & Textures
$20.25
An epic collection of 120 warm drones, deep resonances & spiky textures!
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Downtempo Bundle

Downtempo Bundle

Loops & Samples
$79.72 $50.61
600+ dreamy Downtempo Loops & Samples to kick-start a deep production trip!
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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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