GForce Software have today announced their latest update to the M-Tron - the MKII. Its long been a secret weapon of many songwriters, producers and composers who want some of that tape based magic from yesteryear.
M-Tron MkII was designed specially for producers and composers who want access to the evocative tones of the original dual manual Chamberlin®, Mellotron® MkI & MkII instruments with special emphasis on the Rhythms and Accompaniments which capture a moment in time between the 1950's and late 1960's.
M-Tron MKII key features:
Rhythms, Accompaniments & Lead sounds from the 1960's dual-manual Chamberlin & Mellotron MkI & MkII.
132 tape-banks, several of which have never been previously released.
Over 4500 individual samples curated from The Streetly Archives.
Unique and authentic user interface with over 150 Patches.
Rhythm / Accompaniment & Lead mode, plus Dual Rhythm / Accompaniment mode.
Parallel Trigger option for Rhythms, Accompaniments or both.
Rhythm & Accompaniment Host Sync, Transposition, Tape Half Speed, Tape 2s-Rewind Time, Tape Reverse and Pan.
Individual key edit control (tape start, detune, tape pan, key click), & key edit presets save and recall.
Chord Finder visual-aid for playing matched Rhythms and Accompaniments.
Use one 88-note keyboard or two separate smaller keyboards to control each manual.
Reverb (modern or spring) and Delay effects.
Unlooped tape-banks for an authentic MkII playing experience.
M-Tron MKII is available right now with a whopping 132 tape banks (more are available as expansion packs) , and is discounted to £199.99 from a regular price of £249.99