MASCHINE 2.7.9

This update includes improved editing capabilities to audio loops. Now you have access to the “Edit” tab directly from the Audio Plug-in, where you can easily cut, reverse, copy, paste, and set in and out points for your loops.

For MASCHINE MIKRO MK3 users, this update also provides some basic MIDI control when using the hardware with your DAW.

The MASCHINE 2.7.9 update is free to all MASCHINE 2 customers – available via Native Access.

MASCHINE 2.7 WITH AUDIO PLUG-IN

The highly anticipated Audio plug-in introduces a new era of audio in MASCHINE. Now you can get creative with loops in real-time with MASCHINE’s acclaimed fast workflow. Head to Native Access now to download the free update.

INSPIRING NEW WAYS TO PLAY LOOPS

REAL-TIME TIME STRETCHING

Real-time time stretching lets you focus on getting creative fast. Drop in a new loop, and it automatically matches your project’s tempo. Adjust the tempo and it changes in real-time. And now you can audition loops on the fly – listen, load, and swap without ever stopping the music.

PITCH AND CHOP

Gate mode opens up endless creative possibilities for playing loops. “Chop” loops easily by drumming where you want to hear the loop. Hit the pad and the loop plays through. You can also play loops melodically by simply going up and down the scale in Keyboard mode – the pitch shifts where MIDI notes are placed. Drop in a bass loop, play a melody, and instantly make the loop your own.

MASCHINE 2.6.8 WITH NEW BASS SYNTH

MASCHINE 2.6.8 introduces a monophonic, internal bass synth exclusive to MASCHINE.

MASCHINE 2.6.8 introduces a new monophonic bass synth plug-in. Design and shape rich bass tones with intuitive, fun, and fully-automatable controls directly from the hardware. Morph seamlessly from sine to saw to square – and all spots in between – to create your own unique sound. Or load any of the presets to get bass tones for any genre, including booming sub-bass or dripping acid. Unleash the full power of the bass synth with MASCHINE JAM to program classic acid glides directly from the hardware.

PLAY HARMONIES ON JAM IN ISOMORPHIC KEYBOARD MODE

MASCHINE 2.6.8 also introduces an isomorphic keyboard mode to easily play harmonies and melodies on the MASCHINE JAM 8x8 grid. In this mode, the notes on the keyboard are only the notes from the scale. Each chord also has its own hand shape – regardless of key – so you don’t need to know musical theory to play with perfect pitch. Plus, it’s easier to learn and play than on a traditional piano. Learn the shape for a chord in one key, and use the same shape in another.

DOWNLOAD CHORD GUIDE

MASCHINE 2.6.5

The MASCHINE 2.6.5 update, free to all MASCHINE 2 customers, is out now via Native Access.

This update introduces Ideas View – a new view for mixing and matching patterns independent of the timeline. Try out new beats, vamps, and fills. Audition melodies and alternate elements to find combinations you like. MASCHINE 2.6.5 also lets you use MIDI to change Scenes in Ideas View directly from your DAW of choice. You’ll also be able to change kits or load new Groups on the fly while audio and MIDI routings stay preserved.

NEW IN MASCHINE 2.6

Get your ideas out faster with the MASCHINE 2.6 update.

NOTE EDITING AND MODULATION DIRECT FROM THE HARDWARE

With MASCHINE 2.6 software, MASCHINE JAM has the same note editing capabilities as your favorite MASCHINE. Now you can change a note’s pitch, velocity, length, swing, and position directly from the hardware via the step sequencer. You can also modulate parameters on each step. And now you have 16 fixed velocity levels for fast programming in step mode via a grid in the lower left-hand corner.

TAKE CONTROL WITH MIDI

With new MIDI CC capabilities, you can control your MIDI-capable external instruments, like your favorite Roland groovebox or Korg synth, as if they were plugins. Simply load the controller template for your device in your MASCHINE software, hookup an external MIDI interface, and play with any MIDI-enabled parameters, like tweaking a filter or adjusting a sound’s attack, directly from MASCHINE’s ultra-responsive pads and knobs. To get you started, we’ve built a library of presets for popular devices, which you can find on our Downloads page–and if you can’t find a preset for your favorite synth, it’s easy to build your own.

NEW UPDATE AVAILABLE NOW

The MASCHINE 2.5.5 update, free to all MASCHINE 2 customers, is out now. This update means that MASCHINE now supports Ableton Link, so you can easily tempo sync with TRAKTOR, Ableton Live, your favorite music-making apps, or any other Link-enabled software. Simply connect your devices over a local network, hit play, and you are ready to jam in tightly locked sync. Adjust the tempo on one device and the others will follow suit instantly.

Check out all the apps supporting Link

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