The Live Block makes it easier to perform. The buttons let you switch scales and octaves, play chords and arpeggios, and sustain notes in real time. The Live Block make it even easier to access the features you use most to make music. At the touch of a button you can record your beats, play them back, switch scales, play chords and arpeggios, and more. Live Block connects to your Lightpad Block with a click, putting even more control at your fingertips.
ROLI Live Block Wireless Bluetooth Controller Features
Connect with a click
BLOCKS is for everyone
The Loop Block connects with a click to the Lightpad Block via the magnetic BLOCKS DNA connectors.
Stay in control
Easily access the key performance functions within the NOISE software and stay in the moment when playing live.
Play in harmony
The buttons on the Live Block let you switch scales and octaves, trigger chords and arpeggios, and sustain notes in real time.
— from beginners to world-renowned artists
World-renowned artists are creating custom soundpacks for BLOCKS, so you can build on the sounds they love.
Add lots of NOISE
NOISE is the iOS app that powers BLOCKS. It’s free to download on iPhones and iPads. On NOISE you choose from over 100 sounds to play on your Lightpad Block. You also use the app to record loops — so you can easily make a track. Everything works wirelessly. With NOISE, BLOCKS becomes as powerful as a professional-grade synthesizer.
A powerful instrument that’s easy to pick up
Music is a language that everyone understands but few people can speak. BLOCKS changes that. It lets you make music naturally through intuitive gestures on a touch-sensitive playing surface. Each individual Block fits in your hand or your pocket, and they’re incredibly powerful. Just connect BLOCKS to NOISE, the free iOS app, and you have a wide array of sounds and effects to explore.
Build as you grow
BLOCKS introduces a new, modular way to make music. You can arrange your Blocks in many configurations to create kits that are perfect for you. The Blocks connect magnetically, so you simply add more Blocks to do more things. BLOCKS is a modular music studio that you build as your skills and interests grow.