Roland T-8 AIRA Compact Beat Ultra-Portable Bass Machine with Carrying Case and Headphones

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Roland AIRA Compact Ultra-Portable Bass Beat Machine with Six Rhythm Tracks and Built-in Effects

  • Roland AIRA Compact Ultra-Portable Bass Beat Machine with Six Rhythm Tracks and Built-in Effects
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  • USB Type-C to USB Type-A cable
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty

Knox Gear TX-100 Closed-Back Studio Monitor Headphones

  • Knox Gear TX-100 Closed-Back Studio Monitor Headphones
  • 1/4-Inch Adapter
  • Limited 1-Year Manufacturer's Warranty

Roland Compact Custom Carrying Case with Tough Polyester Exterior for AIRA Compact Instruments

  • Roland Compact Custom Carrying Case with Tough Polyester Exterior for AIRA Compact Instruments
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty

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Roland T-8 AIRA Compact Beat Ultra-Portable Bass Machine with Carrying Case and Headphones

Roland AIRA Compact Ultra-Portable Bass Beat Machine with Six Rhythm Tracks and Built-in Effects

Create infectious tracks in seconds flat with the Roland T-8 Beat Machine, a miniature rhythm factory loaded with legendary Roland TR drums plus bass from the inimitable TB-303. Craft on-the-fly acid jams or trap bangers with the intuitive 16-step sequencer, shape sounds with onboard controls, and flip and dice beats with hands-on tools that stimulate ideas and put the fun back into your flow.

Roland AIRA Compact Ultra-Portable Bass Beat Machine with Six Rhythm Tracks and Built-in Effects

Create infectious tracks in seconds flat with the Roland T-8 Beat Machine, a miniature rhythm factory loaded with legendary Roland TR drums plus bass from the inimitable TB-303. Craft on-the-fly acid jams or trap bangers with the intuitive 16-step sequencer, shape sounds with onboard controls, and flip and dice beats with hands-on tools that stimulate ideas and put the fun back into your flow.

Genre-Defining Sounds

Build beats with the boom, pop, and sizzle of sounds from the TR-808, TR-909, and TR-606 drum machines, paired with the shapeshifting low end of the dynamic TB-303 Bass Line. The Roland T-8 exudes the classic Roland character, thanks to the same Analog Circuit Behavior (ACB) technology found in the TR-8S, TB-3, and other high-end AIRA gear.

Beat Central

Loaded with comprehensive I/O, the Roland T-8 is ready to be the rhythmic centerpiece of any electronic music setup. Connect and sync with other AIRA Compacts like the J-6 Chord Synthesizer and E-4 Voice Tweaker. Or interface with computer DAWS, mobile music apps, and hardware instruments via USB-C or MIDI.

Seven Tracks of Inspiration

The Roland T-8 features six drum tracks and one bass track brought together with a friendly interface for fast recording and hands-on tweaks. Capture and fire off 64 patterns with up to 32 steps each, and shape sounds and control parts as you go with an array of dedicated knobs and buttons.

Classic Workflow, Modernized

Backed by the TR-REC step sequencer loved by beatmakers since the 1980s, the Roland T-8 makes it simple to develop ideas without ever stopping the action. Real-time recording, sub-steps, and velocity further expand the programming power at your fingers. And with deep features like step loop, pattern shift, and probability, it is easy to deliver dynamic performances with constantly evolving grooves.

Genuine Lowdown

The Roland T-8 delivers an authentic TB-303 bass experience, including the tactile power to squeeze, squelch, and mangle sounds in the moment. Record notes, accents, and slides with traditional step-based input, or play in parts live with the bottom-row buttons or an external MIDI keyboard.

Spicy Effects

Create grit, space, and vibe with the T-8’s high-quality effects. Dirty up rhythms and bass with some meaty overdrive, and keep the beats pumping with sidechain compression. And with dedicated delay and reverb knobs, you can add all sorts of spatial colors to grooves as you perform.

Everywhere At Once

Instilling big sound in an ultra-compact instrument, the Roland T-8 lets you play and perform wherever and whenever you please. The lithium-ion battery keeps you going for up to 4.5 hours per charge, and rugged Roland build quality will fuel beat-making adventures for years to come.

Knox Gear TX-100 Closed-Back Studio Monitor Headphones

Introduce your ears to a world of crystal-clear, expansive, high-fidelity audio with the TX-100 Closed-Back Studio Monitor Headphones from Knox Gear. These adjustable over-ear headphones are engineered for exceptional comfort, superior sound quality, and convenient portability anywhere you go. These headphones include a 1/4-inch adapter and feature an extra-long 10-foot cord for versatility.

Noise Blocking Closed-Back Design

Experience a crystal-clear high-fidelity audio soundscape with these closed-back headphones from Knox Gear. The TX-100s isolate your ears from unwanted external noise, preserving your bubble (and maybe your sanity) in loud environments. Closed-back headphones are the ideal listening companion when you want to isolate the most amount of external noise possible while keeping your focus dedicated solely to your audio of choice. The closed ear cups reduce the amount of outside sound that can seep in, making them the perfect choice for commuting and general noisy environments.

Powerful Bass with Clear Mids and Highs

Knox Gear headphones are engineered for maximum dynamic range and superior sound quality. 50 mm speaker unit drivers are coupled with neodymium magnets to deliver deep, rich bass, clear treble and vocals, and crisp high tones.

For Recording, Music Production, Gaming

No matter what your passion is, Knox Gear is the gear for your ears. Trusted by both audiophiles and professionals in the industry. The TX-100s are the perfect headphones for studio recording, production, gaming, and pure musical enjoyment.

Creating Better Soundscapes

Powerful 50mm drivers and neodymium magnets combine to enhance the full spectrum of your audio experience – from deep, lush basses and clear, wide mids to crisp, artifact-free high-ranges.

Comfort Makes the Difference

You won’t perform at your best or properly enjoy your music with hard, uncomfortable over-ears or earbuds. That’s why we’ve designed the TX-100 with super soft, ear-pampering ear pads and an elastic headband that adjusts to fit comfortably over any hairstyle, hat, or head shape. Whether you need headphones for all-day head-grooving, long hours in the studio, or a marathon gaming session, Knox Gear is here.

Roland Compact Custom Carrying Case with Tough Polyester Exterior for AIRA Compact Instruments

Protect your AIRA Compact instrument with this official Roland Carrying Case. Streamlined and rugged, it features a semi-rigid EVA shell and a tough polyester exterior. An internal mesh pocket provides a convenient home for a USB charging cable.

Creative Magic Everywhere You Go

With the Roland CB-RAC carrying case, you can securely carry your AIRA Compact everywhere you travel-from home, office, and hotels to camping, beach trips, and more. Durable materials provide superior protection, and the low-profile design is comfortable to hold and easy to stow in a bag or luggage.

Roland T-8 AIRA Compact Beat Ultra-Portable Bass Machine with Carrying Case and Headphones

Main

ColorBlack

Roland AIRA Compact Ultra-Portable Bass Beat Machine with Six Rhythm Tracks and Built-in Effects

Display

Display TypeLED

Battery

Estimated Battery Life4.5 hours
Battery TypeLithium-Ion

General

Audio Connectors
  • 1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Stereo Headphone Output
  • 1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) stereo mini jack line input
Power SourceBattery
SequencerStep Sequencer: Rhythm instrument parts x 6 Bass part x 1 32 steps

Input / Output

USB Ports1 x USB Type-C

Knox Gear TX-100 Closed-Back Studio Monitor Headphones

Wired Connectivity

Cable Length10 feet
Connector PlatingGold

Physical

ColorBlack/Silver

Headphone

Driver Size50mm
Wearing StyleHeadband

Roland Compact Custom Carrying Case with Tough Polyester Exterior for AIRA Compact Instruments

General

Type of ClosureZipper
MaterialPolyester
Weight6 oz
FeaturesMesh Pocket

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