In celebration of 6/06 Day, Roland today announced that they are bringing the sounds of the classic TR-606 Computer Controlled Drumatix drum machine to the Roland Aira TR-8.
They did not provide any details, only saying that the TR-606 sounds will be “Coming soon as part of the 7X7-TR8 Drum Machine Expansion. Stay tuned for release date.”
The 7X7-TR8 Drum Machine Expansion, originally released in 2014, is priced at US $95 and adds two new drum machine sound libraries – TR-707 and TR-727. it looks like the 606 sounds will be incorporated into an updated version of the expansion pack.
See the Roland site for details.