Korg Create some Kaoss with their latest competition...
Published: Tue July 19, 2011
Select your Kaoss through Korg's Twitter competition. It's easy! All you have to do is follow them on Twitter and Retweet their selected status and you can win the Kaoss synth or effect of your choice...
Korg are giving you all some seriously great competitions at the moment. From weekend passes to Camden Crawl to tickets to Elbow, they're now giving you a choice of 4 products from their Kaoss technology range which is been embraced by DJs, musicians and produces alike for free! No other interface is as intuitive immediate or just plain fun to use than the range of Kaoss products. If you're not yet on Twitter, we suggest you do so to enter this great competition, any the many that are out there alike! Need to familiarise yourself with the range of Kaoss products to choose which one you want to win? Read on...
Enter the Competition
Find the Kaoss you need by reading below, and using your twitter account, do the following:
- Follow @korguk
- Retweet their Twitter status
A winner will be selected at random from all retweets posted before 5pm 5th September. Korg will notifier the winner via Twitter DM (hence why you must follow them) asking for their choice of Korg Kaoss.
For the full T&Cs head over to the Korg Kaoss Competition.
The Kaossilator Pro is an advanced dynamic phrase synthesizer/loop recorder great for all musicians, DJ's, producers, remix, vocalists, beat-boxers or for live performance.
- KAOSS X-Y touchpad offers intuitive, realtime control
- 200 sounds covering modern synth sounds such as lead and bass, and diverse acoustic sounds from piano to trumpet and beyond
- PCM samples provide dramatic one-shot drum hits and complex percussion patterns
- Vocoder programs deliver scintillating vocal effects
- Access up to eight of your favorite sounds instantly using the assignable Program Memory buttons
- Loop Recording can layer both internal Program sounds and external audio overdubs
- Four Loop Record Banks each allow up to four measures of loop recording, with easy muting that allows expressive realtime looping, layering and DJ-Style re-mixing – ideal for live performance.
- Gate Arpeggiator repeatedly triggers sounds in sync with the tempo. The slider controls either the gate time or gate speed.
- Choose a key and select one of 31 musical scales to easily create musical phrases. Limit the X-Y pad's note range for even more control
- Loop data, user settings and Program Memories can be stored on SD card
- Dedicated software lets you manage loop data, MIDI assignments, and user settings from your computer
- Performs double-duty as a MIDI controller for external equipment or software applications
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The Korg Kaossilator is the older brother of the Kaossilator Pro, with 100 powerful sound programs integrated into a portable synth to deliver maximum flexibility in an ultra-compact body, with battery operation meaning you can jam literally anywhere.
- Synth, sound-effects, and drum sounds, for a total of 100 powerful sound programs.
- 31 scale patterns let you easily play a wide variety of “always perfect” phrases.
- 50 types of gate arpeggiation help you perform complex rhythmic patterns.
- Loop Recording allows multiple phrase overdubbing to create complete grooves
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The Kaoss Pad 3 is an intuitive advanced dynamic effects processor for pro DJs, producers, vocalists, beat-boxers or live performances.
- Intuitive touch-pad interface
- 128 effects including filter, delay, synth, looper and BPM sync’d types
- 8 memory keys to store your favourite effect program settings
- FX RELEASE & Hold function
- Four SAMPLE Record Banks each allow up to 2 measures of sample recording
- Sample data and user settings can be stored to SD card
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Released this year, the Korg Kaoss Pad Quad lets you use up to four effects simultaneously and alows the user to engage in highly technical performances or in a casual DJ-like fun.
- Brilliant, colorful LED touchpad illuminations move in sync with your performance
- Control multiple effects in realtime using the intuitive Kaoss X-Y touchpad
- Create your own Kaoss combinations and use up to four effects at once
- Choose one of five effects from each of four effect groups; a total of 1,295 combinations!
- Freeze button holds the effect settings after you release your finger, for dazzling hands-free use
- Versatile and highly playable effects control, delivering unimaginable expression
- New Looper effects – Forward, Reverse and Slice – add new audio intensity
- Mix it up with new DJ emulation Vinyl Break and Ducking Compressor effects
- Auto BPM engine detection and Tap Tempo functions keep your Kaoss locked to the beat
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