Audiomodern has released version 2.0 of its Playbeat creative groove randomizer, a plugin that generates beats and patterns for you.

The update comes with various new features, additional factory sounds and improvements.

Audiomodern Playbeat 2 GUI

Unlike an ordinary step sequencer, Playbeat creates patterns using algorithmic and random procedures for generating notes by combining Steps, Pitch, Volume and more.

Changes in Playbeat 2.0 features

  • New Density feature for complex patterns.
  • New Pan feature.
  • New Sequencer length selector (16/32 Steps).
  • Save/Export/Share MIDI file.
  • Solo/Mute works for MIDI output.
  • New factory Sounds from AES Dana, Arovane and more.
  • Updated fully resizable UI.
  • Various Performance Improvements.

Playbeat is available in VST/VST3, AU and AAX plugin formats for the introductory price of 39 USD/EUR through May 31st, 2020 (regular 69 USD/EUR). The iOS version costs $6.99 USD.

More information: Audiomodern