If you prefer to get hands-on for your music creation with real-time sequencing, Maschine JAM is your new best friend.
Available from OCTOBER 2016, Mashine JAM will include acclaimed MASCHINE software, along with KOMPLETE 11 SELECT ($299 value, which allows for a sweet upgrate path to KOMPLETE 11)
MADE TO JAM
Since we've not had a go yet - here's the word, straight from Native Instruments:
MASCHINE JAM is the modern digital instrument – your shortest avenue from inspiration to reality. Capture ideas and create tracks in an intuitive production ecosystem. Sequence and arrange on the fly with an 8x8 multicolor click-pad matrix. Shape and perform sounds in inspiring ways using eight dual-touch Smart Strips
The dual-touch Smart Strips are truly one of a kind. Experience a new performance paradigm, and get physical with precision sound tweaking. In addition, Perform Mode lets you bring complex sound textures to life with MASCHINE's unique Perform FX.
Get over 29 GB of professional sound right out of the box, and control it all from MASCHINE JAM. Mold your drums with sonically-outstanding Drum Synths, and use the Smart Strips to animate sounds with advanced motion-sensitive Perform FX.