Remix ROLI’s “Shape Music” Track to Win BLOCKS

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ROLI recently released BLOCKS, a modular music studio made for everyone — from new music makers to pros looking to shape sound in new, expressive ways.

Now it’s your turn to begin exploring the dope sounds from NOISE by putting your spin on the “Shape Music” track for a chance to win BLOCKS along with other cool prizes.

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Pull the Stems and Enter Contest

BLOCKS allow you to make music naturally through fun, intuitive gestures on a touch-sensitive playing surface. Each individual Block fits in your hand or your pocket, and they’re incredibly powerful. Just connect BLOCKS to NOISE, the free iOS app, and you instantly have a wide array of sounds, drums and effects to create with!

Here’s how to get involved:

  1. Pull the stems for “Shape Music” from ROLI’s profile
  2. Create your remix in your DAW of choice
  3. Publish your update to ROLI's project by January 10th

ROLI & Blend will review and listen to all of the submissions and pick winners.

Grand Prize Winner:

  • One Set of BLOCKS (Lightpad Block & Control Block)
  • Equator Synth from ROLI
  • Geist2 from FXpansion

Two Runner Ups:

  • Equator Synth from ROLI
  • Geist2 from FXpansion

Go start making some NOISE!


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