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Powered by Steinberg's FREE Halion Sonic SE platform this free instrument allows an awesome drag and drop environment for creating instruments from audio files. From mashing drums loops to creating interesting, modulating soundscapes, you can dig into DROP CRE8 for unique sounds...
If you don't already have Steinberg's Halion Sonic SE platform, you'll need to dowload that first, before installing DROP CRE8. Once installed, you can drag and drop sounds to run in the synth engine. This engine contains two layers - a sample layer and a granular layer and a whole array of tweaking options including LFOs, a motion layer, oscillators, envelopes, arps and 18 different FX! It you can really dig into this synth if you want to get heavy with sound design. Check out the video below for an introduction and head to the Sample Fuel YouTube channel for more.
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