Sonic Potions is developing a DIY drum machine

Sonic Potions is currently working on a new DIY digital drum machine with built-in step sequencer.

The name of the new Sonic Potions drum machine is still unknown, but the creator posted the first details of the module:

  • Based on a Cortex M4 chip
  • Audio resolution: 16-bit / 44kHz
  • 6 voices (VA and FM)
  • 7 tracks for the sequencer (dedicated open charley channel), each one with its own length
  • 4 audio engines
  • 6 LFOs that can be routing to any voice parameter
  • 1/128 step resolution
  • Possibility to chain 8 patterns per preset
  • 39 buttons
  • SD card support
  • USB and MIDI Din ports
  • 4 mono outputs
  • Open source

The kit won't need any SMD soldering. Pricing is set to 120€ for the PCBset /mainboard only and 280€ for the full kit, international shipping fees are 10€. Availability is still to be announced. More information soon on