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Sample Content: 414 loops, 66 hits and 9 percussion rolls. Tempos range from 114 to 127 BPM. Instruments include: Agogos, Bongos, Cymbals, Congas, Cowbells, Egg Shakers, Shakers, Timbales, Triangles, Wood Blocks and more.
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