XLN Audio's Addictive Keys - Studio Collection is a powerful tool for musicians, producers and songwriters, setting a new standard for virtual keyboard instruments. With its unique sound creation ability, smart workflow and fast loading times, Addictive Keys is suitable for any production style or music genre. Mix and match different microphone perspectives, add professional effects and advanced envelopes to create truly unique sounds. Two years in the making, Addictive Keys is the ultimate blend of engineering, innovative design and creative expression. The standalone version is perfect for spontaneous jamming and live performances and the plug-in version supports all major DAW hosts.
Addictive Keys brings a new level of creativity by offering an ever-growing collection of instruments packaged in an intuitive and easy to use interface. ExploreMaps offer production presets sorted by instrument and style, the preview function makes it easy to find the right sound for a production - or the inspiration to write a new song! The combination of great sound quality, fast workflow and reliable performance makes Addictive Keys the perfect music companion - at home, in the studio and on the road.
Nothing's worse than losing your creative spark while waiting for huge libraries to load. Switching between presets or instruments in Addictive Keys is lightning fast.
With presets ranging from all natural to downright weird, you can count on Addictive Keys to keep you and your music creative. All presets come with a short musical preview to give you an idea of its sound.
Fitting a piano into a mix can be tricky unless you can choose and mix different perspectives. Construct your own sound to fit your song by mixing and matching microphones.
Hit the Memo Record button to save your work instantly. The performance and the exact settings of the plug-in are captured and saved for posterity.
With MyCloud, all your presets and memos are safely stored in the cloud and synchronized across your computers.
ExploreMaps is a visual way of exploring the sonic possibilities of Addictive Keys and its presets. Some ExploreMaps even have quick, basic controls for things like tone and effects.
- Addictive Keys is slim enough to run on both stationary and laptop computers without compromising sound quality, making the standalone version perfect for spontaneous jamming and live performances. Fast loading times and reliable performance will get you through the concert with flying colors
- Production Tools
- Mix and match different microphone perspectives, utilize professional effects, advanced envelopes and shape the sound into something special. The ExploreMap concept makes it easy to find the right sound from the production presets, or provides a great starting point for further tweaking
- Unique Sounds
- The Addictive Keys software makes it possible for us to offer the complete setup used to record the instruments. Any 3 of the recorded perspectives are selectable and tweakable on separate channels in Addictive Keys
- The MyCloud online service automatically keeps track of all Addictive Keys user files such as memos and presets, synchronizing them across your computers, making them easy to access from anywhere. Even better, the presets can be shared with friends and collaborators online
- The memo function enables spontaneous recording of melodies and musical ideas at a push of a button. All Addictive Keys settings are stored along with the music, and memos can be imported into most DAWs by simple drag and drop onto a MIDI track