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Drum/percussion sampler and sequencer plugin. Fast and easy for use...


Features

Speedrum is a sample-based MPC style virtual drum machine with dedicated step-sequencer.
Designed for easy startup and fast workflow, but with powerful features if you need them.
64 pads with essential effects, and with 16 sample layers per pad.
With the addition of a loop slicer.

Layers
Two layouts

16 pads layout A/B/C/D with view to all pad FX or 32 pads layout AB/CD with one FX view at a time

  • Mpc style pads layout
  • Pads can be triggered by MIDI notes
  • Multi-pad editing, copy and swap, delete, drag and drop...
  • Multi-pad controls changing, including FX controls
  • Midi-learn for every pad, save/load trigger maps
Resizable

Resizable GUI from 50% to 200% of default window size.

  • Easy-to-use user interface
  • Preferences for default behaviors
  • Supported Saving and Loading of drum kits
  • Import of various non-native drum kit formats
  • WAV, AIF, FLAC, MP3, OGG file format support
  • In VST, VST3 and AU plugin format
  • Written in native C++ code for high performance and low CPU usage
Main Pad controls

All essential controls for fast control: Mute, Solo, Volume, Pan, Pitch ...

  • Knobs have midi-learn capability
  • Voice Mode: Retrigger or Poly
  • 8 "Cut" (choke) and "Cut By" groups, and Trigger pad
  • Output Pad to internal buses or 16 available stereo outputs
  • Coloring pads to highlight a particular pad or a group
  • Humanization of Velocity, Pitch, Time and Pan
  • Volume and Filter envelope for every pad
  • Easily control of send FXs
Controls
Layers
Essential FX

Four essential effects for further tuning a drum-pad

  • Multiple types of a distortion
  • Easy adjustable multimode filter
  • VCA type Compressor for percussive material
  • Transient shaper
  • Overall gain control and Hard clipper
  • In an "all or one" layout
Layers
Sample Layers

16 sample layers for each pad with dedicated editor

  • Every layer has essential controls plus Lowpass and Highpass filter
  • Time and pitch stretching
  • Multiple layers playing Mode
  • Rearrange layers with drag and drop
  • Layers multi-editing
  • Layers Mixer
Waveform

Non-destructive editor, easily zoomable

  • Waveform view of loaded sample
  • Adjustable Start and End of a sample
  • MSEG Volume envelope editor
  • Arrow buttons to cycle through all samples in the current folder
  • Adjustable Velocity ranges in Velocity Mode
Slicer
Pad Sequence View

Sequencer view of only selected pad

  • Add or delete notes with easy
  • Velocity, probability, repeats and offset note graph
Humanization

Different types of Humanization

  • Shuffle (swing or syncopation)
  • Humanization of note velocity and position
Sends Master
Pads Mixer

Mix all 64 pads in one place

  • Wide and narrow view
  • Essential controls
  • Simple visual meters
  • Synhronization with pads view
Buses Mixer

Mix Buses and Master

  • Send Bus output to Master or Direct output
  • Volume and Pan controls
  • Simple visual meters
Slicer
Loop Slicer

Slicing loops into individual drum hits

  • Add or delete slicer markers with easy
  • Drag and drop slices to populate pads or layers
  • Same zooming/navigation as on Layer editor
  • Time stretching
Two slicing modes

Different algorithms for different results

  • Transients - with Threshold and Length controls
  • BPM - with Bpm and Divisions controls
  • Selectable output channel
Sends Master
Pad Sends

Two Send FX or Output channel

  • Delay Send FX
  • Reverb Send FX
  • Or send all pads outputs to specific Output channel
Buses / Master

FX for Buses / Master channel

  • Multiple types of a distortion
  • Easy adjustable multimode filter
  • VCA type Compressor for percussive material
  • Transient shaper
  • Overall gain control and Hard clipper
Layers
Sequencer

Dedicated note sequencing

  • 16 patterns wit 64 tracks
  • 16/32/64 steps
  • Speed modifier
  • Several types of humanization
  • Drag and drop export to midi
  • Record input midi
  • Host or manual tempo
Browser

Integrated sample and drumkit browser

  • With drag and drop sample loading
  • Sample or Drumkit info
  • Unlimited color favorite folders
  • Sample preview capability
  • Selectable output channel
  • Auto load selected sample
Layers

v2.0.1
+ [Slicer] a button to quickly add slices to pads, along with mode
+ [Preferences] choice to display the pattern in the host's pianoroll
# improved behavior with a large number of short notes
# improved behavior when the host is looping
# improved mouse editing of mseg layer node
# fixed deletion of pattern with mouse middle click
# fixed browser favorite rows overlapping
# fixed loss of kitinfo when quick saving kit changes
# fixed saving some imported kits
# fixed loading/saving of kits that were created on a different system
# fixed the last used path when saving the kit

v2.0.0
What's new compared to v1:
+ 64 Pads with 16 Layers
+ Pads and Layers Mixer
+ Pad EQ and Filter envelope
+ Layer MSEG Volume envelope
+ Buses system with Mixer and Bus FX
+ Note Sequencer with patterns, randomization, recording...
+ New Browser with unlimited favorites, file filter...
+ huge number of smaller additions and improvements