Roland Aira Tr-8 Rhythm TR-8

Roland Aira Tr-8 Rhythm PerformerRoland Aira Tr-8 Rhythm Performer
The TR-8 is a performance rhythm machine that melds the legendary sound and vibe of the TR-808 and TR-909 with features and functions for the modern age. A product of the 80’s, both the TR-808 and the TR-909 have since become two of the most highly-respected, classic groove boxes that have produced some of the most influential drum sounds in modern music.Since the 1980’s the sounds of the TR-808 and the TR-909 have appeared on thousands of dances tracks over the last three decades, and have helped define the sound of entire musical genres. From Rap and House to Techno and Trance – these two drum machines have left an indelible mark on the art and culture of music, and now they’re together, as one cohesive drum machine, the TR-8 Rhythm Performer.The SoundRoland has obsessively analyzed and faithfully re-created every detail and nuance of the analog circuitry of these legendary rhythm machines. The iconic boom and snap of the 808, the classic thud of the 909, the robotic click of an 808 rim shot, or a classic 909 snare roll, it’s all here.The TR-8 is more than a recreation of theses legendary machines though, they’ve been completely enhanced with capabilities that reach far beyond what the original units are capable of.Tune and Decay knobs are now present on every instrument and the Bass and Snare drum modules have dedicated Attack and Comp knobs allowing for a great variety of tones – from subtle ambient percussion to pounding dance grooves. Per-step effects and the massively addictive Scatter function take things into entirely new territory.With the authentic tone and character of the original units and with enhanced sound tweaking capabilities inspired by legions of users, the TR-8 breathes new life into the sounds we all know and love.The FeelMake no mistake – the TR-8 is an instrument, carefully designed from the ground-up, to be played. Every cFull reproduction of the original TR-808 and TR-909Build dream kits made up of different instruments from the TR-808 and TR-90916 stunning kits made up of 11 instrument typesControl Accent function intensity with a dedicated knobPer-step Gate Reverb and Delay effects with dedicated, realtime knobsMix sources connected to the External InputsCreate rhythmic ducking effects with built-in Side Chain function2 assignable analog outputs and full parallel outputs via USBScatter lets you tweak your grooves with realtime control and perfect sync16 per-step pads with bold, full-color LEDsRealtime pattern creation up to 32 stepsChange the pattern step count seamlessly and on the flyRealtime play of 4 different types of rolls to suit your beatIntegrates seamlessly with other AIRA series products
Drums & Percussion, Electronic Drums, Drum Machines Roland J06598 TR-8
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