Explore Kit Generator: New in ARCADE Version 1.6

Kit Generator has arrived with ARCADE version 1.6! A brand-new feature, Kit Generator lets you automatically transform any audio file into a full, ready-to-play ARCADE Kit.

March 15, 2021
New in ARCADE: High-Energy Guitar and Lo-Fi Hip-Hop Samples

Need lo-fi hip-hop samples for your next track? How about some detuned guitar? Or big, retro-sounding brass? Check out what’s new in ARCADE.

March 3, 2021
Download These Royalty-Free Vox Chants, Samples, and Loops

Let’s explore a few of the new vocal Kits in ARCADE and you can transform them into your own unique instruments for tracks.

December 10, 2020
Royalty-Free Dramatic Sound Effects for Songs

Need dramatic sound effects? Check out ARCADE’s stuttered and pulsing synths, tense woodwinds, drones, and more. All royalty-free.

October 29, 2020
Make Cinematic Hip-Hop With These Orchestral Samples

Creating a strong hip-hop beat requires catchy melodic loops and tight drums. Find all these and more in ARCADE by Output.

October 16, 2020
ARCADE Overture: Epic Royalty-Free Orchestral Loops

Do you need royalty-free orchestral loops for your next track? Take a journey through Output’s newest line and collaboration with Spitfire Audio: Overture.

September 4, 2020
ARCADE: Cinematic Drum and Bass and Gospel Loops

ARCADE’s got what you need: ultra-realistic strings, drum breaks, and gospel keys at your service.

September 2, 2020
The Best Hip-Hop Loop Kits in ARCADE by Output

ARCADE’s most popular hip-hop kits take your beats to the next level.

August 20, 2020
Hip-Hop Gems: New Kits in ARCADE to Use Today

Hear the newest hip-hop gems like guitar licks, ambient waves, and UK drums. Exclusively in ARCADE.

July 31, 2020
How to Make Electronic Music with ARCADE

We made a sultry garage-inspired break to show you how easy it is to make electronic music just using ARCADE and nothing else.

July 23, 2020
Drip: Hip-Hop Samples for Instant Hits

ARCADE by Output is a loop synthesizer with new additions added every day. Check out Drip, ARCADE’s Hip-Hop Line, available now.

July 1, 2020
The Best Royalty-Free ’80s Samples and Loops

Looking for ’80s samples to use in your own tracks? We’ve assembled hundreds of ’80s-inspired loops and samples to use royalty-free.

April 28, 2020
Laura Escudé Shares Her Secret Sauce Plugins: Video

Talented music industry multi-hyphenate Laura Escudé talks to us about how technology has expanded her horizons in the studio and on stage.

April 15, 2020
Grab These Lo-Fi Drum Loops for Your Next Track

ARCADE has hundreds of lo-fi drum loops, one-shots, and live samples that can be adjusted and tweaked for your next track.

October 28, 2019
Watch the “Cobra Kai” Composers Face off in a Scoring Battle

“Cobra Kai” composers Leo Birenberg and Zach Robinson compete to see who can make the best original ’80s score.

October 23, 2019
Nightmare – Halloween Kit Addition

Ten new kits for Nightmare that are filled with monstrous vocals, growling bass, and warped pads. Head over to the…

October 16, 2019
How Producer TrapMoneyBenny Uses ARCADE To Make Hit Tracks

Meet the producer behind Drake’s chart-topping single “In My Feelings” and learn more about making beats with Hooked in ARCADE.

September 1, 2019
How to Make Instant Vocoder FX With ARCADE

The mythical lovechild between man and machine, Vocode is an ARCADE Line full of heavily processed vocal Kits.

August 30, 2019
Behind the Scenes: Recording Sitar Sounds for Sampling

World music artist Rajib Karmakar explains the process of recording sitar sounds for loop synthesizer ARCADE.

August 19, 2019
Use Loops To Finish an Indie-Pop Beat in Four Steps

ARCADE makes it easy to recreate an indie-pop beat in the style of Lennon Stella or Billie Eilish.

July 22, 2019
Fresh World Sounds and Drums – New in Arcade

Check out some of our favorite Arcade content released over the past few weeks. Passport – New Line Venture into…

June 27, 2019
Playlist: A Collection of Dad Rock From Rocking Dads

From Chicago to Deep Purple to Elton John, a collection of dad rock from rockin’ dads.

June 16, 2019
Always Stay In Tune With Arcade

Explore how the Session Key feature in Arcade makes it easy to never hit a wrong note and learn how…

June 6, 2019
Percussion Samples to Supercharge Your Next Hip-Hop Track

Explore these left-of-field percussion samples that are perfect for your next hip-hop track.

May 29, 2019