Fxpansion tell us that BFD2 is now available and they are describing it as the most powerful acoustic drum production workstation ever. Hereâ€™s what they have to say about the new version in their own wordsâ€¦
BFD2's easy to use interface is redesigned from the ground up to give you more power and control for shaping your drums than ever before. It's fast and easy to set up and integrate into your digital audio workstation of choice.
Create expressive, complex drum parts using 55GB of rare, vintage, boutique and classic drumkits. Recorded at AIR Studios in London, BFD2's sound library combines extreme realism with stunning sound quality.
Mix your drums with flexible routing, submixing and built-in EQ, compressors and other effects.
Meanwhile, BFD2's Groove engine offers advanced editing, performance and humanization functions for creating realistic drum parts. You can even lay out a full song's drum track entirely within BFD2. BFD2 Highlights
10 full kits, extra snares, cymbals, and more
Incredible detail: Multiple mic positions, expressive articulations, up to 96 velocity layers
User stereo multi-velocity layer sample import
EQ and FX suite containing everything from flanger, bitcrusher and delay effects to circuit-modelled dynamics, filtering and distortion
Great-sounding presets let you concentrate on writing and playing instead of engineering
5000+ Grooves ready to use in your projects
Built-in multi-channel audio export
Better management of kits, instruments, Grooves and other files
Easy mapping for keyboard/pad controllers and automation
Electronic drum triggering support including expressive hihats and snare positional sensing
A huge range of powerful new features and workflow enhancements
Pricing and Availability:
All BFD1.5 registered users are eligible to purchase BFD2 upgrade. All BFD1.5 and expansion pack sound content is compatible with BFD2 and BFD2 upgrade.
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