Head over to the MetaPop competition page now to download exclusive, handpicked samples from MASCHINE Expansion STREET SWARM to get started. Then to enter, simply use the sounds to create a new beat. The best beat picked by the MASCHINE team wins. Closing date is August 21.



MASCHINE Expansion STREET SWARM stings with razor-sharp acoustic drums, sliced 70s cinemascapes, vintage funk instrumentation, and raw grooves to bring 90s New York hip hop to MASCHINE.

More info: https://native-instruments.com/streetswarm


  • Each entry must be two-minutes or over
  • All challengers are welcome. Sounds are available for download as WAV. one-shots and loops
  • To be eligible to win, your beat must use two or more of the samples – don’t use any material to which you don’t own the copyright (including rights granted to collection societies)
  • The NI MASCHINE team will pick the winners based on creative and technical skills
  • The winners have to be prepared to show project files to prove original sounds were used
  • A cash payout of the prize is ruled out
  • The right of appeal is excluded