16 Track Groovebox + Synth + Sequencer
Introducing Play+, the next-generation groovebox. Immerse yourself in richer stereo sounds, explore multitimbral polyphonic synthesis, and experience seamless audio over USB.  

Advanced Cababilities with an Intuitive Interface
With Play+, you can create complex evolving patterns by balancing advanced sequencing options with intuitive control. With deep generative capabilities, randomization functions, and track-specific swing, length, and speed adjustments, as well as a performance mode and step-by-step parameter sequencing, there's plenty to choose from. Synthesizer engines, MIDI tracks, and stereo samples can all be sequenced simultaneously.

Multitimbral Synthesizer
Besides samples and MIDI, Play+ has built-in synths! Choose from multiple synth engines, each with a unique sound. Each synth engine includes over 200 presets, all of which are professionally crafted and ready to inspire right out of the box. With intuitive multi-macros, you can shape and morph sounds so they fit exactly right. Keeping with Play's spirit, the synth engine is fast and easy to use. Pick and place interfaces, generative options, and scale locks make it easy for you to get started quickly.

Stereo Expansion
With Play+, we've transitioned from mono to stereo sample playback, allowing for a more nuanced and expansive sonic canvas. Experience your sounds with added depth, capturing the subtleties that make all the difference.  

Seamless Audio Over USB
Your sessions can be multitracked. Play+ allows you to send each track to your DAW separately, ensuring precision and flexibility in post-production. It's not just about ease of transfer; it also amplifies your mixing, mastering, and live performance potential. Play+ is built to complement every stage of your creative process - add polish to your songs, enhance your tracks with external effects, or add depth during a live performance.

Play to Play+ Upgrade
Loved every moment with Play? We're here to help you upgrade to Play+. We understand the bond you've formed with our original groovebox, so we offer a smooth upgrade path. With backward compatibility, you can seamlessly transfer your Play tracks to Play + and make more music.

4 All New Synthesiser Engines
Featuring 8 voices and the capability to simultaneously load and play up to three presets across 8 tracks, the Play + provides a unique synthesis experience, combining multitimbral polyphonic synthesis with powerful sequencing. Explore four synth engines specifically crafted for the Play +. Adding per-step-control over six macros to the Play allows you to create dynamic tracks and evolving patterns.  

  • ACD: By recreating iconic monophonic analog synths, ACD transports you back to the golden age of electronic music. ACD captures the essence of Japanese legends, and propels you into the future with lightning-fast synthesis. From faithful analog recreations to entirely unique and innovative soundscapes, it offers a rich palette.
  • FAT: Featuring three virtual analog oscillators and intuitive drift and detune controls, FAT is a powerful synth engine that emulates the lush warmth of classic analog synthesizers. This preset package contains two distinct ladder filter flavors, inspired by two unique analog classics. It offers a wide range of sounds, from deep bass to ethereal pads to expressive leads to classic keyboards.
  • VAP: Virtual Analog Polysynth (VAP) combines dual oscillators with a versatile modulation matrix. VAP offers multiple filter flavors as well as pulse width modulation. It excels at creating unique sound effects, creating captivating textures, crafting lush pads, and crafting lush pads.
  • WTFM: A WaveTable oscillator-based oscillator-driven 3x feedback system drives WTFM's 2-operator FM synthesizer. Operators feature sweeping wavetables, ranging from fundamental sine waves to harmonically rich timbres. With adjustable oversampling options, you can switch seamlessly between pure clarity and nostalgic warmth. Create smooth, enveloping pads or metallic tones with precision and authenticity with WTFM.

Advanced Multi-Track Audio Over USB Integration
The Play+ seamlessly sends 14 stereo tracks into your DAW. It includes a stereo master, 8 sample-based tracks, 1 track per synth preset, delay, and reverb. Now you can make your finalized tracks stand out. Video and audio via USB.

Chicago Music Exchange

Chicago Music Exchange

Brand New
17 Years
Chicago Music Exchange
Chicago Music Exchange
Chicago, IL
3:11 AM
Monday-Saturday 11 A.M. to 7 P.M. Sunday 11 A.M to 5 P.M.

Payment Terms - Orders Internet orders may be paid for using the following methods: VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, and PayPal. For phone or mail orders you may pay money orders and cashier's checks by mail. Just call us at 773-525-7773 to place your order. All non-credit-card orders are subject to a 10-business-day hold. We do not accept international credit card or PayPal payments from international accounts. For international security reasons, please call the store to arrange a Bank Wire: +01-773-525-7773.

Shipping Charges - Taxes and Title Separate charges for shipping and handling will be shown on your order form. As a security precaution, initial orders and orders shipping to alternate addresses may be held for extended verification. We reserve the right to make partial shipments, which will not relieve you of your obligation to pay for the remaining deliveries. All items purchased from Chicago Music Exchange are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This means that the risk of loss and title for such items passes to you upon our delivery to the carrier. The published rates are for US domestic shipping only. Contact us directly if you wish to place an international order. For more information on our shipping policies, including rates, delivery times, and delays, please visit our website at chicagomusicexchange or call us at: 773-525-7773. If applicable, a separate charge for taxes will be shown on the invoice. We are required to collect sales tax on all orders shipped to Illinois.

3-Day / 15-day Return Policy If you are not completely satisfied with any product, return it for a full refund of the product purchase price, full credit, or exchange of your choice. We give you 3 days from the shipping date on Vintage instruments, and 15 days on New instruments. Credit card returns are issued a credit for purchase price. Refunds are made for product value only, excluding shipping and handling charges. New, Unopened items: You may return most NEW, untouched, unopened items within 15 days of delivery for a full refund. if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.) we'll also pay the return shipping costs. AmEx credit cards: Note that if your order was paid using an AmEx card we may pass on a 3.5% fee of the purchase price to process your refund. Vintage, Used items: We have to evaluate vintage and used guitars, amps, and other items on a case by case basis. We spend a lot of time with you and the item before your purchase to try to avoid any surprises after your purchase. AmEx credit cards: Note that if your order was paid using an AmEx card we may pass on a 3.5% fee of the purchase price to process your refund. You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, we strive to issue your refund sooner. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days). Send your return to: Chicago Music Exchange 3316 N Lincoln Ave Chicago, IL 60657 The following items are returnable only if defective OR unopened or unused: strings, harmonicas, microphones, cleaners, polishes, and polishing cloths. Software/soundware, cassettes, CDs, DVDs, and videos may be returned for credit only if they are in their original, sealed packaging. If defective, these items will only be exchanged for the same product. For complete details on our guarantees, shipping, and return policies, please contact our Customer Service Department at 773-525-7773; fax us at 773-525-2775; visit our website at, or write us at Chicago Music Exchange, 3316 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60657.