Beatmaker HUSTLE allows you to use the Pitch Bend and Modulation
controllers to control your drumming style in real-time. Combined with Part
switching, this can go as far as playing your own drum solos!
Pitch bend wheel
The Pitch Bend controller functions as a continuous three-way switch. It tells
the drummer to leave either the kick or the snare drum alone. This is
particularly useful for creating additional dynamic variation.
- Turn the pitch bend controller up to gradually remove the bass drum
from the currently playing groove – e.g. for leading into solos or
before a fill.
- Turn the pitch bend controller down to remove the Snare, e.g. for
- Modulation wheel
The modulation controller (usually a wheel) is an extremely powerful dynamic
- Turn the Mod Wheel up to make the drummer gradually lower the
- Note that this is not a volume fade-out. Every drum plays less
Of course, you can also create your own intros and outros by combining this
technique with any song part.
The sustain pedal functions as a temporary Latch switch. For more details,
please see “Latch”.
If you have any more questions or need further assistance, please submit a request to our support staff. Thanks!