Battery 4 is a great drum sampler made and designed by Native instruments. It combines a radically intuitive interface that will keep you going for days and nights thanks to its constantly updated library its called the drum sampling of the future. It is composed of 143 drum kits that focus on electronic and hip hop music plus another 70 cutting edge kits that combine contemporary favourites to use with ease in a simple drag and drop mode, giving you the ability to start playing right away.
Battey 4 accepts all sample formats which gives you the possibility to set up kits instantaneously bye loading even your own kits. Its display is made of several colour codes that make it easy for you to recognize visually with an easy drag and drop workflow. Connecting it via MIDI will let you assign sounds to your controller with an interrupted performance. Getting creative with Battery 4 comes standard, so get ready to work along with the sound wrangler with a variety of tonal sound, emulations and a glovebox. Sor superior adjustment, its instant cell rendering will let you build and create your sound design.
This plugin delivers great effects like Solid EQ, Transient Master, Solid Bus Comp, as well as tape saturation, Reverb and LoFi to apply to your sounds. With that set up you can create chains and side-chains with a simple drag and drop form into its 4 buses and a master channel. The four artists that made Battery 4 possible are Phono.0 a DJ and Musician from Berlin, Om Unit a London Bass wizard, Zombie Disco Squar for a Londonish house sound and Starkey an electronic music innovator. If you want more that what you can find in the vast library, you can look for great expansion packs that are style specific for your sound.
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