The third release of the Grid Machine product set is now available for everyone to try. Restricted to around 5 mins of playing time and with the ability to load and save presets removed, Grid Machine//SLICE – IDM otherwise offers the same functionality as the popular full version available from Loopmasters. Included are a range of IDM grooves designed exclusively by ChannelRobot for use in Grid machine//SLICE – IDM.
Cut, Chop, Stutter, Reverse, Mix, Modulate and of course Slice with Grid Machine//Slice . A unique powerful new type of loop altering tool to Bend, Twist and re-create your loops all in real time. A virtual instrument for Kontakt 4.2 and above, Grid Machine//Slice places unique creative and playable features right at your fingertips, and on your keyboard (using its extensive key-switch system). Grid Machine//Slice redefines how you interact with your loop library.
Grid Machine//Slice features EQ, Filters, Distortion, Lo-Fi, Phaser, Flanger, Delay, Reverb, Chorus, Pan, Tremolo, and Vibrato effects, all connected to an independent set of highly controllable modulators. Over 20 different ways to slice(re-order) each loop, plus you can play these patterns forwards, backwards, forwards and backwards, half-speed, double speed, and skip slices. Mute, reverse or repeat(stutter) individual slices of your choice. There are literally thousands of different ways to play each of the included loops. Further you can cross-mix between loops giving you even more possibilities.
Retrigger a loop any time you like from any slice, play sub-loops, latch on a single slice, time changes and loop re-triggers to bar and beat all from your keyboard or the user friendly GUI inside Kontakt. Tempo sync’ed to your song in your DAW or play as a stand-alone instrument.
The full unrestricted version with 17 instruments, and over 200 loops is available from loopmasters for only £29.95