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Bottega | HI-FI / LO-FI

Friday, May 21, 2021

”I wanted to see for far I could push some synths into stranger more unique territories, while keeping it musical.” - Benjamin Tennikoff, Bottega

HI-FI / LO-FI from Bottega equips you with stunning tones and textures, then presents them in a way that allows a perfectly clean sound when needed and the ability add grit where you see fit.

This bundle for MainStage and Logic Pro includes 14 Keys multi patches (+ 3 stand-alone Keys patches), 12 Pads multi patches and 4 Bass multi patches. These multi patches open up with 5 effects layers which we describe as: Original, Roland 501 Chorus Echo, Meris Mercury 7 Reverb, Cassette Hiss and Vinyl. Mix your own combination of these textures to create something even more unique.

Key equipement used - Korg MS20, Sequential Prophet, Yamaha VSS30, Wurlitzer 200, Glockenspiel, Moog Model D, Cusack Bass Screamer, Urei 1178, Moog Ladder Filters, API 550a, Chandler TG2, Roland RE501, Meris Mercury7, Marantz Portable Cassette Recorder PMD201, Technics 1200mk2 Record Player.


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Bottega | Simon Kobler Studio Signature Series

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Simon Kobler’s iconic drum sounds are now available from Bottega. These samples were captured in amazing rooms with incredible mics, and were mixed by Sam Gibson, who has mixed Simon’s drums throughout his career as the drummer for Hillsong United.

This pack includes rich drum tones from two of Simon’s favorite kits, each offered in a variety of EQs and reverbs, as well as a “secret sauce” used for years to create Simon’s signature sound. Each sample also includes 6 dynamic velocities, so you can get the nuanced sound of Simon’s dynamic playing style. Also included is a Slate Trigger pack, pre-made for you to start using these samples with ease. Explore the sounds and history of the Simon Kobler Studio Signature Series and incorporate these iconic drums tones in to your next project.

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NEW Podcast Episode with Bottega

Monday, January 18, 2021

The podcast is back!

We’re diving deeper into the technology side of The Worship & Technology Podcast with this new episode. Season 2, Episode 4 is a conversation with collaborative producer project Bottega, made up of 3 incredible musicians from Hillsong: Grant Konemann, Simon Kobler and Benjamin Tennikoff. They discuss how Bottega allowed them to stop “burying things in the sonic graveyard” and how they go about marrying acoustic and digital within their music.

Hear about sonic landscape inspiration, crafting unique and authentic sounds, and leveraging tech in your band and in the worship you're leading. Listen now on Apple PodcastsSpotifyGoogle Podcasts, and more.

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Bottega | Overload

Friday, December 11, 2020

Overload from Bottega is a brand new hard-hitting pack that is energetic and fun, all the while being bitey with just a dash of gnarly.

Step down into the trenches and get your hands dirty with Overload, a uniquely distorted take on the drum kit. Bottega created this sample pack because they wanted a great pack that wasn’t clean, yet retained warmth and color which is so useful. Often when you think of distortion and fuzz you’re mindful of the top-end grit (how good!!) - we give you that aggressive dirt but we made sure this pack has every ounce of tonality and richness that you need from the drums.

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Bottega | Static for TAL-U-NO-LX

Friday, October 9, 2020

Bottega’s love for taking sounds we know and love, and curating them for a new context is perfectly captured in their new bundle, Static - Bank 1.

Static - Bank 1 is a series of 70 presets for TAL-U-NO-LX, a VST emulating the Roland Juno 60, the like of which you've heard from Sigur Ros, The Weekend, M83, Washed Out, and many others. With arps, plucks, bass, pads, leads, and much more, you find yourself immersed in the tones of decades past. With the affordable price of TAL-U-NO-LX and combined with the value of Static - Bank 1, you'll be set with a massive toolkit of differing tones to pull from.

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New from Bottega!

Friday, September 11, 2020

Bottega creates much more than drum samples. Enter Asterial, a series of 5 ambient pad bundles designed to sonically and creatively fill the space in your songs. Atlas, Aura, Cosmos, Luna, and Satellite each create 4 meticulously crafted sets of pads in 18 keys, as well as being available in playback. Designed by Bottega’s Benjamin Tennikoff, these beautifully rich, interesting, and mood-setting pads are bound to become an integral part of your work from the moment you download it.

Part of Bottega’s goal is to challenge the way that we all think about sound design by offering incredibly high quality ambience tracks, ready-made for ease and efficiency without compromising at all on quality. By providing such a range of timbres you can keep things fresh and creative as well as save valuable time.

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Bottega| New Partnership

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Bottega is founded and run by Grant Konemann, Simon Kobler and Benjamin Tennikoff, who each want to help you access the highest quality samples and help you integrate that into your musical work. These three have known each other for years and have worked together on a number of music projects. You can hear their contributions on many of today's most popular recordings, most notably on Hillsong Worship and United projects. With a kind of infatuation with the pursuit of better and more interesting sounds, Bottega spends their time exploring vintage and modern synths, a plethora of drums and percussion, and a range of keyboards, trying every combination they can think of, then turning it all upside down.

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