Tuesday, January 22, 2019 — Latvia-based Erica Synths announces its latest module: Sample Drum. Sample Drum is 14HP eurorack sample player/sampler module with straight-forward, intuitive interface, functionality and great sound quality, designed with live performance use in mind.

The Sample Drum module is composed of two identical parts and allows you to play back, record and slice up samples or loops directly in your modular system. For processing, there are different play modes, tuning functions (including 1 V/Oct pitch tracking), virtual VCAs plus AD envelopes and realtime effects.

Three freely assignable CV inputs per channel guarantee a lot of personal expression during performance. 16bit mono WAV samples are loaded into RAM (32MB / ~ 5 minutes of sampling time) from SD card (16 GB SD card with factory preset samples comes with the module) for instantaneous playback response. All settings can be saved and recalled during live performance.

FEATURES:

  • Sample playback with fast trigger response
  • Various effects for real times ample processing
  • Sample recording functionality
  • Manual and automatic sample slicing
  • Cue point loading from WAV files
  • 1V/Oct tracking
  • 3 assignable CV inputs per channel
  • Preset memory
  • User-friendly interface
  • Performance mode
  • 16 GB SD card with factory preset samples included

Price (VAT excl.) 300€ — Release date 23rd of February 2019

About Erica Synths

Erica Synths team of visionaries, engineers and musicians have been working hard to bring you modules and instruments that will set your modular system apart from mass in terms of how it sounds, looks and functions.