de la Mancha Releases ballistic
de la Mancha has announced the release of ballistic, a new drum sample player.
ballistic is designed to get you making beats quickly without a million parameters to adjust, according to the company. All controls are on one screen and the essentials are built in, but with one stereo output per slot, you can add more effects per slot in your host's mixer. This keeps CPU low and workflow efficient, they say.
- Plays any 16, 24 or 32 bit stereo / mono WAV files from RAM for low CPU.
- 15 sample slots, each triggered by user-definable MIDI note.
- 4 choke groups, each slot can be assigned to a group and be cut by a group.
- Each sample can be tuned in tenths of semitones.
- Mute and solo for each sample.
- Volume and panning per sample.
- Sample reverse.
- Sample slot normalisation.
- Selectable mono/stereo.
- Lo-fi option.
- Sample audition button.
- Multi-out capable, 15 stereo outputs for routing to individual mixer channels in your host.
- 637 samples (76 MB) covering acoustic kits, vintage electronic, analogue synth, dubstep, hiphop, breakbeat, 8-bit, glitch, jazz and esoteric noises.
- Samples donated by Loopmasters, Zero-G, Digital-Redux, Goldbaby, Soniccouture, Real Music Media, Ronnie @ Rekkerd, sink, polyslax and bedroom producers.
- 21 presets covering various kits.
Pricing & Availability
It costs $10 and is available for Windows as a VST instrument plug-in.
Post a comment
Viewers of this article also read...
- Rent-to-own Ozone 9 and Neutron 3 together on Splice Splice has bundled iZotope’s latest software audio processors and offers them at a lower price through their rent-to-own program.
- Arturia AudioFuse 8PRE audio interface review Just over two years ago, French manufacturer Arturia first stepped into the world of audio interfaces. More recently at NAMM 2019, the Grenoble-based company announced two new models, one of which the AudioFuse 8Pre. Has it been a successful addition to the line?
- Antelope Discrete 4 Synergy Core review About a year and a half ago, Antelope released the Discrete, a new range of Thunderbolt & USB interfaces including discrete preamps, their famous FPGA module as well as the stack of audio effects that would usually come with it. Now back in June 2019, Antelope releases a new version of its Discrete 4, this time providing dual DSP chips in addition to the FPGA. Marketing ploy or real step forward?