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"Elektron Syntakt is Basic AF!!"

Elektron Syntakt is a basic drum machine with some interesting twist & turns! This drum computer has 12 tracks (8 digital & 4 analog). The simple workflow is what I'm attracted too (especially for jamming). Not much menu diving outside of the sound browser, options, & project saving (saving projects are weirdly satisfying). Unlike my favorite groove box (the MPC ONE & Live 2) the learning curves very low but sound design options keeps things interesting. The sequencers is "not bad". I tried to give people a variety of styles (Minus trap!!..... Yeah, I forgot about that genre).

Overall, I think the only real cons I have for the Syntakt is the lack of a sample engine. It would of been cool to import a loop or one shot & access some type of time stretch. However, not a big issue. The price point (iabout $1000 USD) is a bit up there but if you're looking for something cheaper (with the same workflow). I recommend the Elektron Model:Cycles at $330 USD.

Sweetwater link: https://imp.i114863.net/QOvVGz
zZounds link: https://www.zzounds.com/item--ELKSYNTAKT?siid=318234/a--3973043
Amazon link: https://amzn.to/37yB5QZ
Perfect Circuit: https://www.perfectcircuit.com/elektron-syntakt.html
Drums used: https://djavemcree.net/product/303469
Model:Cycles: https://www.zzounds.com/item--ELKMODELCYCLES/a--3973043

Dope video by Loopop: https://youtu.be/9DqqKYAGsGo
Dope video by Perfect Circuit: https://youtu.be/0bELUR6Gmbs
Mario of Elektron: https://youtu.be/R68-ACsSNEA

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0:00 being basic isn't a bad thing
0:50 hip hop beat with MPC
1:15 can it hip hop on it's own?
2:16 a weak version of UK Garage
2:52 sort of DnB
3:51 dance hall
4:49 soulful house
5:55 I/O
7:03 basic workflow stuff
15:02 rating

#Elektron #Syntakt #Beatmaking

DJ Ave McRee