Roland Launches New Drum Machine/DJ Controller
Roland announced today a new product, which is a drum machine and DJ controller all in one.
Roland has said it will debut 30 new products. So far, among other items, it has unveiled the DJ-808, a collaboration with DJ software manufacturer Serato and the first DJ controller from Roland. According to an announcement by Serato, the DJ-808 is “a professional 4-channel DJ controller with built-in drum sequencing, vocal processing, external instrument connectivity and deep Serato DJ integration.” Features include an “integrated TR-S drum machine offering the iconic 606, 707, 808 and 909 drum sounds in a 16-step sequencer, which can also trigger the newly improved 8-slot Serato DJ Sampler.” For more about the DJ-808, visit Serato’s site.