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"Transport is top notch! The bass, modular synth and “gut puncher” one shots…holy shit!!! The one shots are just the tip of the iceberg.The rhythmic synths, score percussion, and risers are visceral."Brian Trifon (Trifonic). Composer for Halo, Ghost Recon, Assassin's Creed II and many more.
"Transport is a brutal mashup of mayhem that makes it easy and inspiring to create all sorts of insane, loop-based beat, bass and synth parts."Tom Salta (Atlas Plug). Composer for Killer Instinct Seasons 3, Halo: Spartan Strike, Need For Speed Underground 2 & Prince of Persia.
"Klayton has given you the power of the modular universe, now go and create cool music."Animattronic. Matthew (Animattronic), is the mastermind behind all creative content here. 3D Artist, Animator, Motion Designer, Photographer & Composer.
Transport marks the maiden voyage of Refractor Audio brought to you by Klayton (Celldweller) as it ascends to the stars. Blast off to the outer limits of sound design with a Kontakt Instrument that gives access to over 2000 unique samples created by Klayton in the Celldweller Spaceship. Create new sonic worlds with Transport by combining 5 unique sequencers along with the Transport Probability Engine to mix, mash, and modulate them into new and exciting sounds.
How It Works
Under the hood, sits the Probability Engine. Rhythmically teleport between slices, and across multiple loops, by holding 2 or more MIDI notes. Not only does the Probability Engine randomly choose which slices and loops to play at a set rate, but it keeps track of playback, so accented notes, snares, or fills, always fall in order, should you let them.
On the surface, users have 5 sequencers to control Volume, Delay Send, Cutoff, Pitch, and Step Duration. They run on a separate clock than the Probability Engine, and can sequence in order or randomly, leaving the rhythmic, sonic and melodic possibilities without limitation.
Other features include an advanced keyswitch presets function, keyswitch pitch shifting (in addition to the pitch sequencer,) a slice repeater and stepper, velocity sensitivity toggle, and other pop-up controls for each of the 5 sequencer tabs.
In addition to the 1,400+ loops, you'll find 600+ one-shot samples comprised of drums, modular synth FX, cinematic impacts, and more.
Sound Sources and Gear
Moog Voyager, Moog Vocoder, Swarmatron, Juno 60, Prophet 600, Dave Smith Instruments Evolver, Korg Volca series, Access Virus, Roland TB-303, along with a massive modular synth collection with modules from 4MS, Analogue Systems, Audio Damage, Buchla, Circuit Abbey, Cwejman, Doepfer, Hex Inverter, Intellijel, Make Noise, Malekko, Modcan, Moog, Mutable Instruments, Music Thing Modular, Pittsburgh Modular, Qu-Bit Electronics, Roland, Synthesizers.com, The Harvestman, Tip Top Audio, WMD, Erica Synths, Waldorf, Macbeth, Synthrotek, Dwarfcraft Devices, Din Sync, Tsyklon Labs, Synthesis Technology, Medic Modules, Steady State Fate, Xaoc Devices, and other outboard processing with gear from Metasonix, Teletronix, Empirical Labs, Universal Audio, Avalon, Source Audio, Sherman, API, SSL, Neve.
Please note: Loop-based samples are divided into groups of 24 by key and tempo. Each group loads as a separate ".nki" file:
- 22 Synth Loop groups
- 13 Processed Drum Loop groups
- 10 Live Drum groups
- 7 Synth Bass groups
- 6 Score Percussion groups
- 4 FX groups
- 39 One Shot groups (varying number of samples within each)
- 3.85 GB of unique samples
- 5 Unique Step Seqencers
- 101 Kontakt Instruments (NKI Files)
- 2000+ Samples in 24bit, 44.1kHz Audio
- 1400+ Loops
- 650+ One-Shots
- Processed Drums
- Live Drums
- Score Percussion
- Synth Bass
- FX Loops
- Falls and Spindowns
- Frequency Generations
- Arcade FX
- Gut Punchers
- Robo Talk
- Kontakt 5, or Kontakt 5 Player, Version 5.5.1 and up
- Mac OS X 10.9, 10.10 or 10.11.1 (latest update), Intel Core 2 Duo
- Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10 (latest Service Pack, 32/64-bit), Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD AthlonTM 64 X2
- 4 GB free disk space (Kontakt download requires 1 additional GB)
- 4 GB RAM
- Kontakt formats include: Stand-alone, VST, Audio Units, ASIO, Core Audio, WASAPI, AAX Native (Pro Tools 10 or higher)
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