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Drum machine (with pads & midi) recommendations

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by suicas, Jan 9, 2005.


  1. suicas

    suicas

    Mar 12, 2004
    UK
    Looking into getting a drum machine to play around with.

    I'm looking for one with:
    4+ velocity sensitive pads
    Quantisation
    MIDI outputs

    Any advice/recommendations?

    I've done a search, but most of what I've found concerns purely programmed drum machines, whereas I'm more interested in one which I can thwack with sticks...

    Ta,
    Dave
     
  2. xush

    xush

    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    what is your budget?
     
  3. suicas

    suicas

    Mar 12, 2004
    UK
    Fairly low, more after something to muck around with for practice than something with quality sounds.

    Maybe £100 (or $180) maximum or so...
     
  4. aaron f.

    aaron f.

    Oct 21, 2000
    Manitoba
    look no further than the Akai MPC, we use an mpc2000xl, they have several models available.