Welcome to the new collaboration between Function Loops and Channel Robot, (Functional Machines) – Percussion Grid, pairing the ultra-cool loops of Function Loops with the unique Channel Robot Kontakt instrument – Grid Machine//Slice.
Cut, Chop, Stutter, Reverse, Mix, Modulate and of course Slice the inculded ultra-usable loops 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. Featuring over 200 of the highest quality Function Loops’ grooves every one of which can be re-programmed into hundreds of totally different sounding loops. A virtual instrument for Kontakt 5.0.3 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). Libraries of loops will never be the same again. Grid Machine//Slice features EQ, Filter, 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. Oh did we mention 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 DAW or play as a stand-alone instrument.
Function Loops is a sound design company, launched in 2011 providing unique ideas and great grooves for producers and musicians looking to add inspiration to their work. They combine almost every style of electronic music such as: House, Techno, Trance, Drum n Bass , Dub Step, Hip-Hop, Ambient and more.