Toontrack has announced the release of EZdrummer 2, an update to the virtual drum instrument for Windows and Mac.

Toontrack EZdrummer 2

EZdrummer 2 takes drum production to a whole new level.

It was designed to erase any technical barrier between you and your creativity and introduces several groundbreaking features for quick and easy songwriting.

In EZdrummer 2, you can go from initial rhythmic idea to finished, mixed and customized drum track without ever leaving the program. This is without a doubt the best sounding, most intuitive and creatively gratifying software environment for drum production on the market – a perfect marriage of sound, form and function.

EZdrummer 2 features

  • Revolutionary songwriting tools — EZdrummer 2 is tailored for creative songwriting and introduces the most streamlined and groundbreaking functionality on the market. Record straight into the program, customize drum parts on the fly, add percussion, lay out complete songs – all without ever leaving the program.
  • Advanced search functionality — EZdrummer has several ways to let you find the perfect groove for your song – quick, easy and to the tee. Tap to find, search by genre, style or intensity – just to name a few options.
  • New user interface — Deep functionality shouldn’t be intimidating, rather inviting and inspiring. That’s why a massive amount of work went into making sure EZdrummer 2 got the most intuitive user interface yet for any software of its kind.
  • New sounds — EZdrummer 2 comes with two separate, massive drum libraries – one modern and one vintage setup. It also includes a selection of the most common percussion pieces.
  • New sound shaping tools — EZdrummer 2 introduces several powerful yet easy to use tools for shaping your own, unique sound. Mix and match drums, create custom kits or hone your final output through intuitive effect controls!
  • New audio engine — A completely remodeled engine – faster, leaner and producing significantly faster loading times, enhanced realism and overall audio quality.

EZdrummer 2 is available for purchase for MSRP $179 USD / 139 EUR. The upgrade price from EZdrummer 1.x is $99 USD / 79 EUR.

More information: Toontrack / EZdrummer 2