Musicians and DJs in the market for a new drum machine might be interested to know that Roland has announced this week the imminent availability of its new flagship Roland TR-8S drum machine. The new TR-8S offers users access to sound libraries from its five classic machines the 808, 606, 909, 707, and 727. All provided sounds are yours and ready at the touch of a finger to use in your own productions and performances, says Roland. Watch the demonstration video below to learn more about what you can expect from the TR-8S and its features.
The performance-tuned TR-8S combines stereo sample playback with iconic Roland TR- drum sounds and “deep editing parameters” enabling users to construct their dream drum kits. The latest drum machine from Roland includes a new sequencer, motion-recording, and increased variations, effects, and outputs. “Born of the most famous and influential drum machines ever made, the TR-8S combines the best of its Roland heritage with modern production techniques and professional sound design”.
For more information on the flagship Roland TR-8S drum machine jump over to the official Roland website by following the link below. “Whether it’s delay on a rim-shot, overdrive on a kick, filters on toms and cymbals, or just the right amount of reverb on select instruments, the TR-8S has percussion-tuned effects that simply sound great. “ The Roland TR-8S drum machine will be available to purchase later this month priced at $699.