No DAW required! The Novation Circuit Rhythm is a stand-alone sampler and sequencer that puts the power of sample-based music creation into a portable format and provides electronic musicians with an exciting way to make music outside of a DAW. The Circuit Rhythm offers producers eight tracks along with a plethora of sound manipulation tools, including rhythmic and harmonic effects, modulators, reverb, and delay. Circuit Rhythm is also a formidable sequencer, permitting pattern chains of up to 256 steps and providing 10 knobs that control every tweakable parameter.