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Hitmaker Expansion

Synths and effects worth over €1,000 free at Focusrite

Published 3:00 pm on Wednesday 2nd March 2022 by Beat Magazine

At a glance: Scarlett Solo and 2i2 3rd Generation

Scarlett Solo and 2i2 3rd Generation are solid and compact audio interfaces for USB connection. The renowned sound of the Scarlett series has been further improved in the third generation, with the new AIR option making microphone recordings feel more open and assertive. The simplified installation process will especially please beginners, the included plug-ins represent a real added value and underline the good price-performance ratio.

Hitmaker Expansion: Writing, Recording, Producing with Seids // Focusrite

What is included in the Hitmaker Expansion?

As well as a licence for Ableton Live LE (an OEM version that sits between Intro and Lite), the bundle called Hitmaker Expansion includes the following plug-ins:

  • Antares Auto-Tune Access
  • Relab LX480 Essentials Reverb
  • Marshall tube amp Silver Jubilee 2555 by Softube
  • Addictive Keys by XLN Audio
  • Addictive Drums 2: Studio Rock Kit from XLN
  • Brainworx bx_oberhausen (Oberheim SEM Emulation)
  • bx_console Focusrite SC Channel Strip
  • Red 2 & 3 plug-in suite with EQ & compressor
  • High-end mastering system bx_masterdesk by Brainworx

Price and availability

The Scarletts are available from 99 Euros. For audio interfaces of the Scarlett 3rd Gen, Clarett+, Clarett USB and Red series purchased and registered after 01 October 2021, the Hitmaker Expansion will be added free of charge. The audio interfaces can be purchased from Thomann and in the Focusrite shop.

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