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ROLAND MV-1 VERSELAB SONG PRODUCTION STUDIO

Roland’s MV-1 VERSELAB makes music production simple with a hands-on and intuitive workflow. Giving you everything you need to create professional sounding tracks from start to finish! There’s even a built-in microphone for laying down vocals on the fly.

Finish more music.
When inspiration strikes, VERSELAB helps you capture, refine, and finish your ideas. The fluid, hands-on workflow simplifies music making with modern vocal recording, pattern generators, thousands of ZEN-Core sounds, mastering effects, and more. Plug-and-play integration with Roland’s Zenbeats app expands your production capabilities using your computer or mobile device.*

▪ Finish complete songs with inspiring hands-on workflow
▪ Record vocals with modern effects like Auto-Pitch, Harmonizer, and Doubler
▪ Curated collection of over 3000 sounds for modern styles from the makers of the TR-808
▪ 4×4 pads and TR-REC step sequencer for drums, basslines, and melodic parts
▪ Songwriting tools and generators get you started and keep you flowing
▪ Interface with your smartphone, tablet, or computer for easy file transfer
▪ Plug-and-play integration with Roland Zenbeats app expands your production capabilities*
▪ High-quality mixing and mastering effects for pro results
▪ Make music on the move with power via a mobile battery or USB
▪ Built-in mic and XLR mic input with phantom power
▪ Stereo ¼-inch I/O, dual headphones jacks, and MIDI I/

Hit the ground running.
Music production can require a lot of time, money, and expertise. And for many new producers, it’s hard to know where to begin. VERSELAB has everything you need to make radio-ready tracks without all the complications, so you can focus on what matters most—your music.

From intro to outro.
If you’re a vocalist, beatmaker, or both, it’s easy to create complete songs with VERSELAB, regardless of your skill level. Move fluidly from ideas to beats, hooks, and your listeners’ ears with song templates, pattern generators, and a guided workflow that keeps you on track. Whether you’re just getting started, getting lost with too many options, or need to take a sledgehammer to writer’s block, VERSELAB is there to keep it moving.

Bars meet beats.
VERSELAB is designed for modern music making and vocal recording. The high-quality XLR mic input makes it easy to record vocals with built-in effects like Auto-Pitch, Harmonizer, Doubler and more. Just plug in a mic, dial in the sound, and go. With 16 easy access takes and the ability to copy them anywhere in your song, arranging is a snap.

Sounds from the source.
For songs to knock, you need the best sounds available. Roland’s sound has helped define hip-hop and other modern genres for decades, from the TR-808 to the SP-404. This sonic legacy is packed into VERSELAB, with over 3000 curated sounds that hit the spot.

Get more with ZEN-Core.
VERSELAB uses our most advanced sound engine—the ZEN-Core Synthesis System. It’s at the heart of our professional synthesizers and ensures top-notch sound quality. With Roland Cloud, you can expand the onboard library with thousands of new tones, including genre-specific Sound Packs to keep your music fresh.

Plug-and-play with Zenbeats.
With expanding plug-and-play Zenbeats integration, you can connect VERSELAB to your computer, tablet, or smartphone for another level of production capability. Mix your VERSELAB songs or bounce tracks in Zenbeats, use plug-in instruments and effects, and much more via a simple USB connection.

Collab and connect.
VERSELAB is compact, portable, and can be powered by a mobile battery, so you can make tracks just about anywhere. Collaborate in person or remotely by sharing projects or tapping into the cloud storage features of Zenbeats. When your song is ready, mix and master directly from VERSELAB, then connect your mobile device and upload to your favourite music platform or social channels.

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