DSK Music release new synths and a vintage drum machines rompler 10/01/08
Since Christmas DSK Music have released a vintage drum machines rompler known as mini DrumZ plus two software synths: Odisea and ThoR. All are free downloads. Below is a summary of their featuresâ€¦ mini DrumZ features the sounds of the following drum machines:
1. Ace Tone Rhythm Ace, Kakehashiâ€™s pre-Roland sound drum machine.
2. Akai XE8, the 1U rack mount unit with 16-bit drum samples.
3. Akai XR10.
4. Alesis HR-16, one of Alesisâ€™s first drum machines.
5. Boss DR-55, first drum machine from Roland with the name Boss.
6. Boss DR-220, typical mid 80â€™s digital drum sounds.
7. Fricke MSB512
8. Kawai R50, 12 bit 32K sampled drums.
9. Korg DDD-1, came with 18 short PCM samples.
10. Korg DDM110, lo-fi and crunchy sounding.
11. Mattel SynSonic, from the people who brought you Barbieâ€¦
12. MXR 185, the machine where itâ€™s hard to tell rim from snare.
13. Roland CR-78, the 1978 drum machine that used analog drum voices.
14. Roland TR-606, originally designed to be used with the Roland TB-303.
15. Roland TR-727, latin drum kit version of the TR-707.
16. Roland TR-808, originally manufactured for use as a tool for studio musicians to create demos.
17. Roland TR-909, partially analog, partially sample-based drum machine.
18. SCI DrumTraks, Sequentialâ€™s first digital drum machine.
19. SCI Tom, similar to the DrumTraks but more advanced.
20. Yamaha RX11, the drum machine that looks like a DX.