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BLOCKS

The instrument that grows with you

BLOCKS is the modular music making system that grows with you. Each Block is incredibly powerful, putting musical expression right at your fingertips. Start with one Block. Connect more Blocks together. Customize the instrument that’s right for you, and grow all the way with your music.

SUPERSIZE Your Sound

Free Equator and Strobe2, worth $358, with Seaboard Block until 22nd Oct.

Introducing BLOCKS

Start building

Lightpad Block and Seaboard Block are powerful musical instruments, and they’re also the centerpieces of a BLOCKS kit. Start building your modular instrument by choosing from two expressive musical surfaces. Or start by connecting Lightpad Blocks and Seaboard Blocks together.

OFFER: Free Equator & Strobe2, worth $358 / €344 / £294, until 22nd Oct

Receive two phenomenal desktop synthesizers worth $358 — Equator and FXpansion's Strobe2 — FREE when you purchase an award-winning Seaboard Block until 22nd October.

Supersize your sound with hundreds of included 2D and 5D presets, all optimized for the Seaboard's touch responsive surface. Explore hundreds of sounds, alongside advanced tools to create your own, so you can craft more expressive and impressive tracks.

*Only valid on Seaboard Block or Seaboard Block Bundle purchases made on roli.com or through authorized retailers between 8th — 22nd October or registered on MyROLI between 8th — 31st October. Offer not valid on refurbished, pre-owned, demo, or B-stock units. Only 1 free license of Equator and Strobe2 per customer. Free licenses are redeemable after registering eligible products at my.roli.com. Offer not valid on prior orders.

Seaboard Block

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Super Powered Keyboard

  • Multi-award-winning Seaboard interface
  • 5D Touch technology
  • 24 keywave, two-octave playing surface
  • Hundreds of free sounds
  • Suite of music making software for desktop and mobile
  • Wireless and portable for making music on the go
  • Connects to other Blocks

Lightpad Block M

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Super Sonic Surface

  • Touch responsive soft silicon playing surface
  • LED illumination reconfigures Lightpad M for different notes and scales
  • Adaptable surface can become a drum pad, fader bank, effects launcher and more
  • Hundreds of free sounds
  • Suite of music making software for desktop and mobile
  • Wireless and portable for making music on the go
  • Connects to other Blocks

Add more control

Live Block, Loop Block and Touch Block provide more hands-on control. The buttons of each Block are shortcuts to the functions you use most to make music — whether that’s recording loops, changing scales, or adjusting how your musical surface responds to touch.

Live Block
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Performance control

Loop Block
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Production control

Touch Block
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Expression control

Get a complete modular instrument

Realize the full power of modular music making straight out of the box with BLOCKS Kits. Combining state-of-the-art expressive playing surfaces and premium bundled software packages, Kits are curated BLOCKS collections that form dynamic instruments in their own right.

NEW

Beatmaker Kit

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Unleash your beats

  • Learn finger drumming and improve your beatmaking skills with Melodics
  • Illuminated LED Lightpad M playing surface
  • Loop Block for production control
  • Hundreds of free sounds
  • Software bundle: Melodics (6-month subscription), Ableton Live Lite, Equator Player, Strobe2 Player and Cypher2 Player
  • Wireless and portable

Songmaker Kit

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Create your track anywhere

  • Expressive 24 keywave Seaboard Block
  • Illuminated LED Lightpad M playing surface
  • Loop Block for production control
  • Hundreds of free sounds
  • Software bundle: Equator, Ableton Live Lite, Strobe2 Player, Tracktion Waveform and more
  • Protective Snapcase

Special Offer

Save on Seaboard Block and Touch Block together in one high-powered package. This bundle has everything you need to express yourself with 5D Touch.

OFFER: Free Equator & Strobe2, worth $358 / €344 / £294, until 22nd Oct

Receive two phenomenal desktop synthesizers worth $358 — Equator and FXpansion's Strobe2 — FREE when you purchase an award-winning Seaboard Block until 22nd October.

Supersize your sound with hundreds of included 2D and 5D presets, all optimized for the Seaboard's touch responsive surface. Explore hundreds of sounds, alongside advanced tools to create your own, so you can craft more expressive and impressive tracks.

*Only valid on Seaboard Block or Seaboard Block Bundle purchases made on roli.com or through authorized retailers between 8th — 22nd October or registered on MyROLI between 8th — 31st October. Offer not valid on refurbished, pre-owned, demo, or B-stock units. Only 1 free license of Equator and Strobe2 per customer. Free licenses are redeemable after registering eligible products at my.roli.com. Offer not valid on prior orders.

Seaboard Block Bundle

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Save now on Seaboard Block + Touch Block

  • Expressive 24 keywave Seaboard Block
  • Touch Block to control the responsiveness of Seaboard Block
  • Hundreds of free sounds
  • Suite of music making software for desktop and mobile
  • Upgrade to Equator to save more and unlock additional sounds and tools

Accessorize your BLOCKS

Sleek, stylish Snapcases protect your Blocks while you’re on the go. If you’re playing a few Blocks at once, the rigid chassis reinforces your kit and helps you play on any surface.

Hear how Grimes' sound comes alive with BLOCKS

Powered by mobile and desktop software

Connect BLOCKS to your favorite sound engine to start making music. Pair BLOCKS with NOISE — our free app for iOS and Google Pixel — to choose from a huge library of expressive sounds on your mobile. Or customize your BLOCKS to control leading music software and plug-ins on desktop, from Logic Pro and Cubase to ROLI's Equator. Explore more sounds and effects with included desktop players and synths.

Join the NOISE.fm community

Share your tracks and pull from others on NOISE.fm, a collaborative community for people making music with BLOCKS and NOISE.

MIPA award

Best Innovative Product

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Musikmesse International Press Awards

Best in Show 2017

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NAMM

Innovation Consumer Product of the Year 2017

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IoT Breakthrough

Build an app for BLOCKS

Are you a developer? BLOCKS is the most open, hackable music creation system ever made. Turn a Lightpad Block (first generation) into a controller for applications in music, gaming, and beyond. Start building your app today with BLOCKS Developer Kits.