Zampler Sounds has announced the return of The Trickster, a free sound bank for Zampler that comes with an optional GUI. The sound expansion is also available for current Akai MPC models.

The Trickster is an expansion for Zampler//RX and Akai MPCs, offering more than 100 brutal and contemporary „killer“ sounds from limbo and is happy to come along to pay you a visit. Anyone who has a soft spot for dark basslines, bright bells, cartoonish toy-keyboard sound and fiendish pads and atmospheres, will quickly make friends with him. Perfectly suited to give Trap, Dubstep, Hardcore or other genres with a malicious twist.

Trickster is available as sound bank for the free Zampler VST/AU workstation by Beat Magazine, including an alternative GUI, as well as an Akai MPC expansion, compatible to MPC One, X, Live, Live mkII, Force, Studio, Touch, the MPC Software and Renaissance models.

The Trickster for Zampler features

  • Sample oscillators with SFZ, REX and REX2 support.
  • 1.666 GB of sample content.
  • Based on Dune engine by Synapse Audio.
  • Multi-mode filter.
  • Three LFOs, three ADSR envelopes.
  • Complex modulation matrix.
  • Arpeggiator / step sequencer.
  • Overdrive, equalizer, phaser, chorus, delay and reverb.
  • Low CPU usage.
  • VST, AU (32/64-bit).

The MPC expansion version comes with 1.16 GB of content, 417 samples and 102 keygroup programs.

Zampler Sounds is also running a Halloween sale with 30% off everything until November 7th, 2021.

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