Today, Novation expand on their already stellar FLKey lineup with the FLkey 49 and FLkey 61.
Novation are market leaders in harnessing digital technology coupled with the tactile feel, energy and vibe of creating. They pioneered the Bass Station in the early 90s, and with it, rang in a new era for electronic music, adding control and precision to the toolbag for music makers. Today, Novation expand on their already stellar FLKey lineup with the FLkey 49 and FLkey 61. The existing lineup, made up of the 25-key FLkey Mini and the FLkey 37 models, the expanded models bring more options and more octaves to the maker. FL Studio itself is a popular DAW for making beats and rhythms, and the demand from the FL Studio community has seen a need for Novation to expand on the range of products, going above and beyond.
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The FLkey 49 and FLkey 61 are 49-key and 61-key MIDI keyboards respectively. Both models feature pads for tapping out additional rhythms where keys aren’t ideal, as well as 8 different modes for the pads depending on your workflow. The new controllers in the FLkey range also feature 8 customisable pots, eight faders and transport controls to help you navigate your DAW, and if you’re DAW-less, both the FLkey 49 and 61 include a six month trial of FL Studio Producer Edition 6 Month Trial, as well as plugins XLN Audio Addictive Keys, AAS Session bundle, Spitfire Audio Expressive Strings, Klevgrand DAW Cassette, Klevgrand Roverb; all tailored to the kind of beats that FL Studio excels at. The FLkey-49 and 61 can also control Image Line plugins for maximum efficiency and workflow; nothing ruins the vibe more than stopping an idea to click around on a mouse!
For creating on the fly, the new controllers in the FLkey series include quantise modes so you can quickly capture great sounding, gridded performances, as well as Creative Chord modes—Fixed, User and Scale—to help you build song ideas faster or play chords with a single finger.
Novation are market leaders in workhorse products for music makers, this is on show in the new FLkey controllers. Featuring everything the FL Studio community has asked for and more, they’re a company with their ear to the ground so we can keep our ears focused on the music. Adding functionality and extras keys to an already stellar range, the FLkey 49 and 61 controllers are everything you need to start making music, or upgrade your existing small format controller.
For more info, visit Novation Music.