How do I use the Drum Machine?

Available in BandLab Web, the Drum Machine offers a quick and easy way to make rhythmic patterns in 4/4 time. 

  1. In the Studio, click on SmartSelect_20210223-000705_Gallery.png Add Track at the top left, then choose Drum MachineThe Drum Machine will open with Pattern A & B in the newly created track.
  2. Select a Drum Kit or Pad Kit from the menu at the left of the Drum Machine window
  3. Use Spacebar or click the Play Icon to listen to the pattern
  4. Select a pattern (A-H), then click the boxes to add or remove a sound from the pattern. 
  5. Click the Green Add Button below the pattern name to add it to your track. You can then: 
    • Click and drag the pattern to move it within the track
    • Click the pattern, then drag from the mceclip2.png Loop Icon at the top right of the region to loop it


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