IK Multimedia Introduces MODO Bass Virtual Instrument

IK Multimedia MODO Bass Virtual Instrument

IK Multimedia has released MODO Bass, a physical modeling virtual bass instrument. The program recreates the response, feel, and tone of a real electric bass with accurate replications of 12 standard models. Beyond the models themselves, nearly every aspect of physically playing the bass can be dialed in, from playing technique (finger, slap and pick) to muting, to where you play on the string and more.

Beyond the instrument, MODO bass has two amps to pick from with seven bass-centric effects to choose from. It is fully MIDI capable. Check out this demo for more details:

MODO Bass will be available later this month with a regular price of $299.99 and a pre-order price of $149.99.

IK Multimedia MODO Bass Virtual Instrument Features:

Physically modeled electric bass virtual instrument
Real-time modal synthesis technology — no samples used to create sound
Recreate virtually every electric bass sound imaginable
12 iconic bass models that span the history of recorded electric bass
Models the entire act of playing an electric bass – player, instrument, FX & amp
Ultra-small memory footprint
Choose playing style — pluck, slap and pick
Freely move the playing hand for realistic performance
Customize string force, fingers used, pick thickness & technique
Customize string number, scale, tuning, gauge, construction, action, age
20 faithfully recreated, interchangeable iconic bass pickups with volume
Choose active or passive electronics with parametric EQ
Under-bridge piezo pickup with blend
7 bass stomp box effects configurable in 4-slot chain
2 iconic bass amps – Solid State and Tube derived from AmpliTube
FX and amp global bypass for routing
Optimized resizable interface
Works as a 64-bit plug-in or standalone instrument for Mac/PC
Full MIDI control with MIDI learn, keyswitches
Full DAW automation control support

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