The Rob Papen Limited Edition EDM Synth Bundle packages three remarkable software synths to provide a massive array of sonic possibilities geared for electronic dance music! The three included Rob Papen products are Punch, Predator and Blade. Punch is a speaker busting and body rattling drum machine. Predator provides analog synth tones with killer presets and first class features. The incredible Blade is Rob Papen’s cutting edge Harmolator synth. The EDM synth bundle is the perfect addition to any studio or live setup!
Punch delivers synthesized drums in the finest audio quality and with breathtaking features for the contemporary producer. You can use synthesis and the built in samples to build your own unique sounding drum-kit, but also your own samples can be loaded into Punch to complete your kit. Your sounds can then be crafted using the stunning features, filters and huge synth power we all know from other RP synthesizers.
Punch has a unique sound but also built in sequencers, allowing you the user to have multiple patterns at your fingertips. These grooves can be triggered in a live environment to build a song, but are also great for just improvisation and jamming!
Predator is a phat sounding synthesizer that combines inspiring presets and first-class features to make this your 'go-to' synth for contemporary music production. The user interface has been designed so that almost all controls are visible on screen, making it fun and incredibly easy-to-use.
Predator is packed with powerful features such as Preset Quick Browser, Preset bank manager, Preset Morphing, Intelligent Preset Variation, MIDI and Synth Controllable FX, Unison Detune, Chord Memory and an extremely versatile Arpeggiator.
Included are over 4400 presets, collected in style banks: HipHop, Dance, breakbeat, various Trance styles, DnB banks, DubStep, Hardcore dance, House, SFX banks and last but not lease several artist banks. Predator also includes PredatorFX, allowing you to use the incredible filters, modulations, effects and vocoder as an FX plug-in within your music host.
At the heart of BLADE, lies the Harmolator. This special oscillator system uses 9 global controls which change the harmonic content (partials) of the waveform. The Harmolator allows oscillator spreading, fattening the sound and also square / sine wave sub-oscillator. What's more, the sound can be modified further by the 21 per-voice distortions types and 14 filter types. Blade offers total control of the sound over time using an array of different modulation controls.
The most significant part of Blade is the central XY screen. Here you can either alter things directly by moving the cursor around, or you can record paths which can be replayed. The recorded path can be looped, bi-directional looped and tempo based as well. Even the speed of the XY recording can be modulated for dynamic changes!
So the XY pad is also an incredibly advanced ‘human input’ modulation source. Furthermore, Blade has the full range of other modulation sources, including a dedicated envelope, LFO and velocity as modulation source for Harmolator controls. Two FX units featuring all the FX from other Rob Papen products, plus the Arp / Sequencer and an Easy page which allows you to easily control sounds, all add up to an amazingly flexible and useful instrument at the cutting edge of today's synths!