Usage (commands from top to bottom and from left to right)
SettingsUse this switch to jump to the « DRM-32 » section of the settings of your device. Direct access from your iOS home screen is also allowed. Important features and additional functionalities are available, as enumerated in the « Settings » chapter of this page.
SelectionSwitch this button to the left to choose the blue-green selections from the rhythm matrix and to the right to choose the yellow ones.
VolumeUse this rotating knob to adjust the main output volume of the machine. Rotating a knob can be done by pointing it, then swiping to the left (-) or right (+), to the bottom (-) or top (+).
TempoUse this rotating knob to adjust the tempo of the machine. An optional LED display is available in the app's settings. It displays an accurate value of the actual machine tempo.
Rhythm matrixThis array shows the name of the rhythm which is been selected while using the « Column » and « Style » rotating knobs. Clicking the cells of the array is also allowed and helps setting both in a shot. LED indicators are available in the app's settings. It indicates which are the selected column and style.
DeleteUse this rotating knob to progressively and cumulatively delete the « Wood block », « Long cymbal » and « Short cymbal» instruments from the patterns.
Start / stopUse this button to start and stop the machine rhythm playback.
ColumnUse this rotating knob to select one of the rhythm from any column in the rhythm matrix.
StyleUse this rotating knob to select one of the rhythm from any style in the rhythm matrix.
Usage (option switches from top to bottom)
EqualizerOff : Bypass. On : Basses and trebles are boosted and mediums are reasonably positionned. Best for lo-fi devices.
DistortionOff : Bypass. On : A distortion effect is applied to the drum machine main output.
DelayOff : Bypass. On : A delay effect is applied to the drum machine main output. The length of this effect is sychronized to the tempo, which in a way, produce new richer patterns with secondary discrete shots.
ReverbOff : Bypass. On : A reverberation effect is applied to the drum machine main output.
Stereo panOff : Bypass. On : Each instrument is balanced to the right or left in a logical and harmonical way.
Rock, pre-processed effectsOff : Bypass. On : An alternative kit is used while in playback. Each instrument is been reprocessed independently through several effects to provide a higher general dynamic result.
Jungle tuneOff : Bypass. On : Each instrument height is affected in a -2 +2 octaves range to provide an alternative tone to your creations.
Tempo and volume LED displayOff : Ignored. On : A LED display is added to your DRM-32. It displays an accurate value of the actual machine tempo and main volume.
Column and style indicatorsOff : Ignored. On : LED indicators are added to your DRM-32. It indicates which are the selected column and style. It indicates which are the selected column and style.
Mute switchesOff : The instrument is played. On : The instrument is muted.
Check your device's settings while DRM-32 is playing back one of your creations. Reduce the app without stopping the drum machine, and access your settings in rhythm. Your actions will be applied immediately, so that you can hear the impact it has on the machine behavior and its live output.