Welcome to Keatten Labs

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We are really excited here at Keatten Labs – we want to share with you something amazing …

The devices we are about to introduce to you are something no one else in the sound creation world has yet to see or perceive.

They are going to revolutionize the entire sound sensation and creation industry – a performance sound manipulation product that opens new sound dimensions unobtainable elsewhere – sounds that you would have never thought of.

Because what they represent, is as important as what they are … sound tools that touch the very heart of the music and sound creationist and performer.

A Thousand New Sounds at your fingertips.

And that makes them insanely cool …

Performance-driven sound tools. Stable, repeatable, and precise.

“ Everything we do at Keatten, we believe in challenging the status quo, we believe in thinking differently. The way we challenge the status quo is by making beautifully designed simple-to-use products, driven by user performance.

We just happen to make great professional audio products – Wanna Own One? ”

Keatten does for sound creation what Elon Musk has done for rocketry

The answer to creative sounds is thinking differently and making the creation logical with innovative thinking spurring innovation, improv, and creativeness.

Doing it all, in all new ways.

Novel and Critical thinking.

Melding, warping, and blending sound – intuitive live performance right under your fingertips.

Keatten Labs Master Constructor Series

Development boards provide the juice to pump energy into your creative product ideas – unleashing innovation into your product inventions.

Keatten Constructor Series

Our boffins are hard at work creating a brand new range of unique PCB-based Constructor/Hobbyist Products – ready to be assembled and integrated into your very own imaginings!

Each product board will have leading-edge software loaded into state-of-the-art digital signal processors providing professional studio-quality audio.

These will be manufactured on high-quality multi-layered boards – ready for your talent, construction, imagining, and application …

Smart features. Powerful technologies. Pro 500 Series.

Keatten Labs Raptor 500 Sound Engine

The Keatten Raptor 500 Sound Engine is the system controller that powers every Keatten Labs product. It lets you do things you simply can’t with other sound devices.

Built-in Functionality

Powerful creativity and productivity flows, live inside every Keatten 500 Series product — these help you explore, connect, and create soundscapes more efficiently.

Capture Emotion in the Moment – whether as a performer or a studio sound creation artist

Professional tools. Studio performance.

Here at Keatten Labs, we focus on professional performance.

Blazing 192KHz technology – whisper-quiet, majestic dynamic range coupled with warm fluid sounds.

For the past five years, Keatten Labs have been quietly designing innovative products for professional studio and sound creation artists.

Create and improvise in an agile new effortless way.

Our bleeding-edge technology brings you the warmest, and most musical audio on the planet, an all-analog signal path with premium components for the lowest noise and best performance possible.

No software emulation can breathe the same depth and life into your audio creations as Keatten Labs sound solutions

Love legacy smooth lush sounds but want the performance, blending, and playability of state-of-the-art technology?


Model-D-on-a-chip

Model D Synth on a chip

Product ID: KL501
Fully functioning classic music synth development board sample and hold. Rock-solid stable oscillators (zero drift) and ladder filter


Vocoder Articulator on a chip

Product ID: KL502
Studio quality 30 band vocoder with contour control, vocode envelope, and our unique morph time control.
Intelligent band adaption and live performance memory store and recall. Includes freeze, compression, and effects.


Spectrum Analyzer on a chip

Product ID: KL503
Studio quality 30 band vocoder with contour
This easy-to-use Analyzer meters sound noise level (SPL – amplitude in decibel) and detects sound frequency spectrum in real-time (RTA) using FFT.


Doppler Speaker surround sound

Dopler Speaker Array on a chip

Product ID: KL504
Swirly Leslie Cab Modulation. This is a non-rotating cabinet effect simulating a Leslie speaker. Just like the original, it produces a pulse-like vibrato effect dependant on the speed of rotation.


Time Shift on a chip

Product ID: KL505
Creates linear and exponential time-shifting with unique and powerful blur, mixture, and warp controls.


Pitch Shifter on a chip

Product ID: KL506
Studio quality pitch shifter utilizing high and lowpass filtering options, with warp, resonance, and delay controls.


Bode Frequency Shifter on a chip

Product ID: KL507
The Bode shifts the entire frequency spectrum of the applied signal by a given amount. You can create ring modulation, harmonizer, phazer effects.

Unlike the original Bode design, this chip is drift-free and requires no setting up.


Wave Morph & Squeeze on a chip

Product ID: KL508
This is an entirely new audio function that includes contour modulation, with a built-in voltage-controlled oscillator, with uniques waveshape morphing and squeezing.


Vocal Sound Engine

Vocal Tract Filter on a chip

Product ID: KL509
This module creates the three major components: glottal source, vocal tract, and lips radiation. It forms human speech sounds, with
synthesized vocal-tract characteristics and speech utterances.



Intuitive Quantizer on a chip

Product ID: KL510
A four-channel quantizer perfect for generating melodic and musical sequences. Scales can be set by using the key/octave knob, minor/major switch, and flat/sharp switch.


Five Note Polyphonic Stereo Music Synthesiser on a chip

Product ID: KL511
A true five-channel fully polyphonic synthesizer. Rock-solid 10-octave zero drift oscillators, five filters, ten contour generators, and multiple modulation processors. Fully programmable and interfaces with Raspberry Pi.


Programable Sequencer on a chip

Product ID: KL512
Advanced Arpeggiator and 64-step sequencer with wide patterns for great sound effects
16-voice Poly Chain allows combining multiple synthesizers for up to 16 voice polyphony
Comprehensive MIDI implementation with MIDI channel and Voice Priority selection

Introducing Keatten Labs Studio Shapeshift 500

For professionals ready to push their creativity, the industry-leading Studio Shapeshift 500 offers maximum control over creating, editing, processing, and delivery of studio-quality sound media.

The power and the beauty of Studio Shapeshift 500 in the hands of creative talent like yourself mean you will never perceive studio-level sound creation tools in the same way again …

Our design philosophy is to drive design features by their ease of in-the-moment performance.

We couple intuitive logical flow, so it works as simple as using an appliance, yet it easily meets and exceeds professional studio and sound creation specifications.

The Spirit of Shifting. Taken Further.

Keatten Labs Studio Shapeshift 500 is not just better – it’s Different.

Studio Shapeshift 500 puts a complete recording and MIDI production studio at your fingertips, with everything you need to write, record, edit, and mix like never before.

The most powerful sound products you have never heard of.

With a full-featured poly channel memory bank giving instant-recall of a huge collection of sounds and loops, you’ll have everything you need to go from first inspiration to final master, no matter what kind of sounds you want to create.

Keatten has you covered.

Unlike clinical digital products, pushing ours into overdrive provides a burst of musically useful overtones and harmonics.

Ridiculously powerful. Seriously creative.

The Studio Shapeshift 500 gives you a dynamic way to create and arrange sounds in real-time.

Our expanded synthesis section with sound-shaping controls brings more depth and dynamics to your performance and composition.

Capture your compositions and performance in moments.

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