Drum Machine: FXpansion - Geist

FXpansion presents Geist, their next-generation sampling drum machine for both Mac OS and Windows. Looks awesome.

"Sample, slice, sequence, mix, arrange, effect, resample. Geist is FXpansion's next-generation sampling drum machine, designed to create evolved, custom beats and grooves, freeing you from the limits of pre-packaged loops and over-complicated DAWs.

Geist fuses creative sample-sculpting tools with fast pattern step-sequencing and arrangement. Browse through sounds with lightning speed, slice and assign loops to pads with a single click; sample, resample and build beats in a slick unified environment. Geist makes fiddly tasks with multiple apps a thing of the past."

  • Sampling & resampling
  • Dirac3 (TM) time-stretch/pitch-shift
  • Powerful full-featured slicing and detection/classification
  • 30 effect types inc. DCAM circuit-modeled filters/dynamics/drive & Overloud Breverb algorithms
  • Pattern sequencing
  • Scene switching
  • Integrated song mode
  • Real-time record & retro capture
  • Step-automation for parameters
  • Intuitive and powerful browser
  • Full MIDI and audio export
  • Standalone / VST / AU / RTAS
  • Exclusive sounds and presets from Goldbaby, Groove Criminals, Armin Van Buuren, D. Ramirez, Dom Kane, KJ Sawka, portion control and more

Price: £157 / €189 / $249