Hard-edged Physical Recordings

  • Extraordinary, rugged field recordings
  • A wealth of percussive kits fit any style
  • Exclusive MASSIVE and Drum Synth presets
Demo Tracks

UNIQUE BEATS

Distinctive, percussive crunch with jagged field recordings for unconventional rhythms

THE OUTER-REGIONS OF RHYTHM

Journey into uncharted sonic dimensions with ARCANE ATTIC. Discover a world of gritty, textured sounds recorded by experts and designed for creative beat making.

From mechanical hits to cinematic explosions, plus exclusive MASSIVE and Drum Synth presets, this range of sounds has all your production needs covered.

EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED

ARCANE ATTIC provides a huge collection of recordings from industrial to organic, and sampled from some highly unexpected sources.

Tweak robotic buzzing sounds from micro space. Hit hard with metal, fire, or water impacts. Or mold rifle shots into pounding drums. Many kits come designed with MASCHINE’s onboard effects – ready for tweaking.

Read about the sound sources

INNOVATIVE EDGE

Each of the 39 drum kits includes ready-to-go patterns. An inspiring starting point, and perfect for edgy electronic beats of any style.

Seven special kits focus on sound families. These range from Orchestral Strings and Cinematic Voices to spectacular swell sounds.

The drum kits also include 44 Drum Synth and 40 MASSIVE presets for an arsenal of fully-customizable drums, basses, leads, and more. All designed exclusively to complement the field recordings in ARCANE ATTIC for a coherent, crunchy sound.


SONIC BOOM

The sounds in ARCANE ATTIC were recorded by The BOOM Library, using premium mics and hardware.

Known for their achievements in cinematic and gaming sound, The BOOM Library’s top-notch recording expertise was essential in creating the extraordinary percussive sounds for this MASCHINE Expansion.


AT A GLANCE: ARCANE ATTIC

Full MASCHINE projects 7
Included Drum Kits 39
Special Kits 7
Drum Synths 44
MASSIVE presets 40
Patterns 140
Download size 321 MB
System requirements MASCHINE STUDIO / MASCHINE / MASCHINE MIKRO 2.0 or higher,
MASSIVE (1.3.1 or higher).

ALSO FOR iMASCHINE

A compact version of this MASCHINE Expansion is available for use with iMASCHINE, the groove sketchpad for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
iMASCHINE Expansions

You can purchase this version from the iMASCHINE in-app store. If you don’t have iMASCHINE, you can get it here.

EXPAND YOUR SOUND

Add extra fuel to your MASCHINE STUDIO, MASCHINE or MASCHINE MIKRO with MASCHINE Expansions – sonically-specialized packages created by renowned sound designers and artists.

These ready-to-rumble sample kits consist of drum one-shots, matched kits, multi-sampled instruments and pre-programmed patterns and songs. For instant and exclusive use within MASCHINE STUDIO, MASCHINE and MASCHINE MIKRO.

CHECK OUT THE WHOLE RANGE
MASSIVE was designed and developed entirely by Native Instruments GmbH. Solely the name Massive is a registered trademark of Massive Audio Inc., USA.

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