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Hydrogen is an advanced drum machine for GNU/Linux. Its main goal is to bring professional yet simple and intuitive pattern-based drum programming.

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Hydrogen 0.9.5 released and a brand new site to back it up !

Hydrogen 0.9.5 contains some long awaited and new features that allow you to do some exciting things with Hydrogen !  (check out the Features tab for the details)

To celebrate this new release we have given the site a total makeover with a fresh layout, up-to-date manual, tutorial video's, FAQ … you name it, it's all there !

Hydrogen 0.9.5-rc1 released

Hi everyone,

the first release candidate of hydrogen 0.9.5 is now available at

Here's a short changelog:

- two bugs were fixed which caused an endless loop during the loading of
corrupt song files
- updated the russian and spanish translation
- a spanish translation of the manual was added
- the MAX_LAYERS constant is now used consequently

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