Sound Effects

Dive into our collection of cinematic sound effects below & you'll discover momentous sweeps, explosive impacts & intricate found percussion samples sitting alongside atmospheric noise layers, evolving synth textures & beyond!

Drum Collider

Drum Collider

Kong Presets
$16.17 $11.32
160 thumping, chunky and daringly unusual Drum Presets for Reason's Kong!
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Orbital SFX

Orbital SFX

Massive Presets
$16.17 $11.32
Send your tracks soaring and whirling around the planets with 50 SFX Presets!
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Hyper Beats

Hyper Beats

Maschine Presets
$16.17 $11.32
Add a whole new hyperactive dimension to your drum sound with 160 Drum Presets!
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Hyper Beats

"A ton of work has clearly gone into this pack, resulting in high-impact percussion."
- Computer Music / Music Radar

Spectral Surface

Spectral Surface

Massive Texture Presets
$16.17 $11.32
A sensory onslaught of innovative sound design for Massive - 50 intense Presets!
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Cascade

Cascade

Vital Ambient Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Dip your music into a warm bath of rich Ambient noise with 52 deeply textured presets for Vital!
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Microchip

Microchip

Vital Synthwave Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Beat all the baddies & level up your game inside the retroverse with 52 electrifying Synthwave presets for Vital!
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Submerge

Submerge

Vital Deep House Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Capture the raw, soulful sound of the US underground with 52 dancefloor-ready Deep House presets for Vital!
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Fluctuate

Fluctuate

Serum Hip Hop Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Fire your Hip Hop beats into the future with this atmospheric set of mellow synth vibes, chunky bass & supple lead presets for Serum!
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First Light

First Light

Vital Ambient Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Capture that euphoric feeling transmitted with the first rays of a new dawn with 50 dreamy & richly atmospheric Ambient presets for Vital!
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Fume

Fume

Serum Ambient Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Engulf your music in billowing clouds of smoke & texture with this deeply atmospheric set of 58 Ambient Serum Presets & MIDI!
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Machine Code

Machine Code

Serum Sequence Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Propel your music into vibrant skies with 50 kinetic sequence presets for Serum, built from 40 custom wavetables!
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Moon Dance

Moon Dance

Serum Ambient Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Drift between worlds with 50 hypnotic Ambient presets for Serum, 50 MIDI loops & 9 custom noise samples!
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Replica

Replica

Serum Synthwave Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Enter a shadowy world of looming architecture, synthesis & dark dreams with 50 dystopian Synthwave presets for Serum!
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Replica

"Refreshing & full of character...a bit more left-field & unique than your average sound pack"
- Rekkerd

Apex

Apex

Serum Arp Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Transform Serum into a virtual vintage synth & explore the cosmos with 50 cascading arps, basses, pads & synth lead presets!
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Orbiter

Orbiter

Serum Synthwave Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Beam your music into deep space, orbiting the planets & stars with 50 irresistibly retro Synthwave presets for Serum!
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Orbiter

"Orbiter's...patches have endless creative mileage"
- Computer Music / Music Radar

Tide

Tide

Serum Ambient Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Carry your next Ambient production off on an ocean of 50 rolling, sweeping synth & texture presets for Xfer Serum!
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Collage

Collage

Serum Electronic Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Pour all the warmth & character of analog synths into your next Electronic track with 50 custom-sampled presets for Serum!
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Collage

"...the presets are stellar, covering all synth bases & proving endlessly intriguing"
- Computer Music / Music Radar

Screenplay

Screenplay

Serum Cinematic Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Unearth a complete soundtracking toolkit for your music with 50 stunningly Cinematic presets for Serum!
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Ionise

Ionise

Serum SFX Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Enliven your music with 60 delicate patches for Serum that rustle with organic texture & noise!
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Sift

Sift

Serum Ambient Presets
$17.41 $12.19
Pour deep, rolling waves of Ambient & Cinematic sound over your next track with 50 blissful presets for Xfer Serum!
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Sweeping SFX Samples To Elevate Your Next Track

Sound effects are in our DNA here at ModeAudio! We love them so much that we specialise in making two different kinds - royalty-free SFX samples such as epic risers, whooshes, soaring sweeps and deep explosions, as well as flexible sound FX synth presets, from ambient synth textures to drones, sub drops and beyond.

All our sound effects packs will take your music outside of the box, building layers of momentum and tension into your productions, soundtracks and DJ sets. From vintage analog synth sweeps to cutting-edge noise FX drones, these samples and SFX synth presets will push your sound to the very edge and back.

Whether it's premium stock sound effects or crafted, customised audio FX libraries you are after, look no further than the ModeAudio collection!

Sound Effects FAQ

Q: What is a sound effect?

A: A sound effect is an audio file or synthesizer preset that contains or produces a sound not typically considered to be musical. For example, in the break or drop section of a typical EDM production, you might hear a noisy, booming sound mimicking the sound of an explosion - this explosive noise is a sound effect.

Q: Are there different types of sound effect?

A: There are a number of different types of sound effects and whilst there's no standard method to group them all, at ModeAudio we typically categorise them like this: transition effects such as risers, sweeps and explosion FX that you might hear in an EDM drop, noise or ambient layers that you might hear in an Ambient track and found percussion samples or foley, which you might hear in a film soundtrack.

Q: Where are sound effects typically used?

A: As we've covered above, you'll hear sound effects in the majority of EDM and Dance productions, though transition effects are employed in almost every electronic music genre. As well as film soundtracks, found sounds are often heard in Ambient music, but more adventurous and experimental producers often use them in their drum beats and rhythms, for example in Hip Hop.

Q: How are sound effects created?

A: Transition effects and synth textures are usually created using synthesizers, noise generators and effects such as reverb and distortion. Found sounds must be recorded using microphones and field recorders, though they can then be edited and manipulated using software to modify and shape them into new sonic forms.

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