NAMM 2012: Korg Kaossilator 2 phrase synth announced


“NAMM 2012: Having extended the Kaossilator concept with Pro and iOS versions, Korg has returned to its original handheld phrase synth and come up with an updated model. All of which sounds like a recipe for a lot of fun: Kaossilator 2 will be available in April at a predicted price of £168. Full details below the video. Introducing the Kaossilator 2; the palm-size phrase synthesizer that can be played by anyone, at any place, and at any time. Introduced in 2007, the Kaossilator has won high acclaim as the original gadget instrument and gave rise to the Kaossilator PRO and iKaossilator for iPhone. Boasting a powered-up sound generator, Kaossilator 2 delivers synth and drum sounds spanning a wide range of genres, plus dramatically expanded loop recording. Play the synthesizer simply by using your finger to stroke, tap, or rub the touchpad 150 built-in sounds cover every style of dance music PCM sound engine serves up realistic drums Scale Key and Note Range eliminates “wrong” notes Built-in Gate Arpeggiator with adjustable gate time and swing settings Loop Recording allows the creation of layered phrases with unlimited overdubs Dual Loop Recording banks allow DJ-Style mutes and cross-fades Record using the built-in mic; or use the mic input for recording of external input microSD/SDHC card slot for saving loops and recorded performances Easy-to-read screen uses high-visibility organic EL display VALUE slider allows smooth parameter control Battery operation and built-in speaker for on-the-go enjoyment « Previous |Page:123| Next ». . . . ” (via smmry)

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