STATIC FRICTION bottles the straight-up sound of tech house into a powerhouse expansion for MASCHINE and MASCHINE MIKRO. A brand-new set of energized drum kits. Highly-charged Special Kits loaded with fat synths, deep basses, one-shots, chords, and spoken word samples. Custom MASSIVE presets tuned to sonic perfection. Harness the driving, international sound of tech house and create your own magnetic grooves.
Prime your tracks. STATIC FRICTION combines modern and classic drum kits with grooving, organic, saturated bass and synth patterns. Add the spark with electrifying, metallic analog spring reverb samples. Then ignite the club with Spoken and Radio Voice Kits – recorded exclusively for this Expansion.
Created in collaboration with producer, DJ, and tech house expert Florian Meindl, STATIC FRICTION will keep your sets burning until dawn.
STATIC FRICTION is optimized for live, on-the-fly improvisation. Special Live Kits come pre-loaded with samples of a single instrument category. Solo, mute, and trigger any one of 16 snares, rides, spring reverbs, and voice samples when performing and instantly change the texture of your beats – perfect for one-of-a-kind live remixes.
Whether you’re producing wall-shaking tracks in the studio or performing live withMASCHINE andTRAKTOR PRO 2, these kits put you in control of exciting, ever-changing live sets.