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November 2, 2006

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Smart Loops™ Releases MIDI Drum Loops Volume 2

—Over 600 Measures of Live Drum Grooves and Fills; Perfect for Rock, Pop, Jazz, Reggae, Country, Blues, Other Musical Styles —

WALTHAM, MA-- Smart Loops, a leading provider of pro audio loops and web-based recording services, has released MIDI Drum Loops Volume 2, a long-awaited follow up to the best-selling Volume One collection.

MIDI Drum Loops Volume 2 includes over 200 unique loops, providing over 600 measures of live drum grooves and fills. All Volume 2 drum loops were performed live by pro session drummer and Smart Loops founder Frank Basile, who has recorded thousands of drum sessions over the past 20 years. Mr. Basile performed all of the new grooves on a full-sized, industry-standard Roland V-Drums kit, creating professional-quality, real-feel MIDI loops for use with any MIDI-compatible music software.

Volume 2 loops are designed for a wide range of musical styles, including Rock, Pop, Jazz, Reggae, Country, and Blues.

The Volume 2 collection includes two different note mappings: GM compatible and GM enhanced for better realism when used with the Smart Loops SL Sample Sets™. Each mapping is provided in four formats: MIDI Groove Clip, Standard MIDI File Type 0, Standard MIDI File Type 1, and Session Drummer 1.

Pricing and Availability

MIDI Drum Loops Volume 2 is available as a download only, for an introductory price of $19. To learn more or to purchase MIDI Drum Loops Volumes 1 and 2, visit www.smartloops.com.

About Smart Loops

Smart Loops is a leading provider of pro audio loops and web-based recording services. All Smart Loops audio files are performed and recorded by professional studio musicians and producers. The Smart Loops libraries allow users to create professional music tracks with the realistic feel and dynamics of a natural performance. Smart Loops products are licensed worldwide, and the company’s audio and MIDI content is an integral part of the best selling music software products on the market. The company’s meticulously produced drum, percussion, guitar, and bass loops are endorsed by Grammy-winning musicians and producers worldwide.

In 2003, Smart Loops launched Live Studio Drums, a web-based multitrack drum recording service. Musicians and producers can have a live session drummer record tracks for their songs, without ever leaving their computer. Live Studio Drums is the fastest, most affordable way to get live multitrack drums recorded for any song or music project.

Smart Loops, Live Studio Drums, SL Hit Tracks, SL MultiTracks, and SL Sample Sets are trademarks of Smart Loops. All other trademarks mentioned are held by their respective owners.

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