The black Native Instruments MASCHINE MIKRO MK2 Groove Production Studio B&H Kit includes the MASCHINE MIKRO MK2, Ableton Live 8, studio headphones and a 25-key sequencer. It includes everything you need to get started making beats and music with the MASCHINE MIKRO MK2. The MASCHINE MIKRO MK2 hardware interface features USB 2.0, 16 multi-color illuminated pads with velocity and aftertouch, 28 back-lit buttons, one endless encoder (30 steps) and one high-contrast 128 x 64 pixel black-and-white display. Live 8 from Ableton is music production software that provides the ability to spontaneously compose, record, remix, improvise and edit musical ideas in a seamless audio/MIDI environment. When combined with the headphones, sequencer keyboard and the MASCHINE MIKRO MK2, Ableton Live 8 affords boundless opportunities for music and beat making.