Roland Corporation U.S. is giving away one free MC-909 SamplingGroovebox. To enter to win, simply visit www.MC-909.com on orbefore November 1st. The winner will be selected at random from thedatabase and notified via e-mail.
Based on a new-generation XV synth engine with up to 272 MB ofonboard sampling, the MC-909 provides hundreds of new sounds andpatterns and endless sonic manipulation via real-time controls andvelocity-sensitive pads. An optional SRX-Series Wave Expansion Boardcan be added, and samples can be used on their own or as a waveform inthe synth engine.
The MC-909 also features a beefed-up effects section with dedicatedreverb,compressor and two M-FX including COSM Amp Modeling. A separateMastering processor allows the user to create finished-sounding tracks,while the onboard USB port makes for easy exchange of .WAV/.AIFF/MIDIfiles. Performance controllers include twin D Beams and a turntableemulation slider, which now works for MIDI and audio. When paired withan optional Roland DV-7PR digital video workstation, the MC-909 cantrigger live video with its V-LINK feature.