Mashine Studio, Maschine 2.0 Now Available


Native Instruments today announced that Maschine Studio and Maschine 2.0 are now available.

  • Maschine Studio joins the family of Maschine products with expanded tactile control and two hi-resolution color displays.
  • Maschine 2.0 delivers a new mixer page, new audio engine, dynamic drum synth plug-ins and more to all three Maschine hardware versions.

Here’s the official intro video for Maschine Studio: Continue reading

NI Announces Maschine Studio & Maschine 2.0


Native Instruments today announced Maschine Studio – a new ‘flagship’ hardware controller – and an updated version of their Maschine groove production studio software.

  • Maschine Studio is considerably larger than the original Maschine and provides expanded tactile control and new hi-resolution color displays.
  • Maschine 2.0 features a host of enhancements, including a new mixer page and dynamic drum synth plug-ins, designed to deliver more power and speed to all three Maschine production studios.

Here’s an intro video to the new Maschine Studio: Continue reading

Native Instruments Intros Static Friction For Maschine

native-instruments-maschine-static-frictionNative Instruments has released Static Friction – a new ‘tech house’ expansion pack for Maschine.

The Expansion features 33 drum kits loaded with new kicks, snares, hi-hats, and claps, as well as seven Special Kits containing analog spring reverb samples, Ride and Snare kits optimized for live performance, and additional Spoken and Radio Voice Kits for additional textures. Continue reading

Live Techno Synth Jam – Market Correction

Sunday Synth Jam: This video captures a techno synth jam by Tim Webb (Discchord) , with some help from Charlton Harleston, Market Correction.

The track is available as a free download at SoundCloud.

Technical details:

  • Acid Lead: Cyclone Analogic’s TT-303 Bass Bot
  • Lead Distortion: Sunsine Audio’s Vanishing Point
  • Dirge: Arctic Keys (iPad)
  • Melody: Elektron Analog Four A4
  • Sub-Bass: Moog Minitaur
  • Drums: Maschine (Custom hybrid-acoustic kit with TR-909 hats)
  • The Anti-Christ: Charlton Heston