Hybrid Drums 8D8 is the latest iteration in our Hybrid Tools series and sets the new standard for high-end drum tools.
The library contains an extraordinary amount of custom content spread across several hundred contemporary kits. Our new Hybrid Epic Cinematic kits were recorded with a massive 10-person percussive ensemble and sets a cutting-edge bar for big percussion. We created a completely new architecture for epic percussion allowing you to trigger the percussion in a variety of ways, including the new intuitive lay-out inspired by JunkieXL and others.
We hand-crafted over 100 cutting-edge EDM kits across four styles of music, including 25 new ultra-modern Dubstep/Trap Kits, 25 Minimalistic/Pop Kits (inspired by Skrillex/Diplo/Zedd), 25 new Ambient/Soft Kits and 25 Cinematic Rock Kits. In addition we added over 200 EDM Legacy kits that are covers a vast spectrum of modern music from Future House, New-Generation Trap/Dubstep, Hip-Hop to Pop, Deep House, Electro House, Minimal and so forth.
Hybrid Drums 8D8 contains a variety of exclusive features that you won’t find anywhere else, including our Chaos Engine, which includes the ability to randomize, reverse, mix/blend anything you want and manipulate hundreds of parameters parameters with a single click.
Hybrid Drums 8D8 contains a fully rendered 3D User Interface with a variety of new controls, including Tempo-Synced Gate, Reverse, Randomizer, Speed Control, Pitch Envelope, Glide and Offset – all accessible from the front-interface. You can also go deeper into our Chaos FX and control everything from Filters, Step-Based Filtering, 3 EQ, Stereo Delay, Bit Crusher, Distortion, Dual-Convolution reverb with convolution FX.
Hybrid Drums 8D8 contains a 3D mini-browser that allows you to access all sounds immediately. Core banks come preloaded in the internal browser, so you can audition patches without load-time. You can combine as many patches you want using our STACK key – and you can REVERSE and RANDOMIZE anything with a single click from the front-interface. Everything is right at your finger tips, so you can get back to making music.
FX CHAOS Engine
Our CHAOS Engine allows you to STACK, REVERSE and CHAOS any or ALL patches with a single click. It is one of the most extreme feature in Hybrid Drums 8D8. The CHAOS Engine allows you make over 1.500 sample parameters randomize with one click, while also randomizing our new 8Dio FX System. So both the sample content and the assigned FX will be randomized in one glorious cocktail – all with one click.
Hybrid Drums 8D8 contains a full-fledged drum-sequencer, which allows you to push our kits to the absolutely maximum. The drum sequencer contains up to 4 different patterns that can be controlled in real-time and all knots-bolts you would expect from a drum-sequencer. In addition you use our STACK function and combine as many kits you want and manipulate the sounds instantly from our front-panel.
Hybrid Drums 8D8 controls a powerful arpeggiator allowing you to virtually arpeggiate anything you want. You can control the velocity, steps, swing, rate, repetition, steps and many other elements in the arpeggiation, while also manipulating features such as attack, release, pitch-envolope, randomization, reverse, chaos and many other elements in real-time.