On a drum kit a flam is when you hit a drum with both sticks almost at the same time.
You can add flams on the TR-8 by holding
TR-REC then hit the step you want to add it on.
TR-REC and turning the dial will let you set the timing too. I think that's global for all flams.
Ghost notes are extra samples you can using in the sequence of another. For example in your bass drum pattern you add your regular notes, then by holding
As well as using
STEP to have reverb and delay only on certain steps, you can can limit them to certain instruments (very handy!). Press
KIT, then hold
STEP on reverb or delay, then toggle things on and off with their buttons under the sliders.
You can also use different reverbs and delays. Go into instrument mode (
INST), then press
STEP in the reverb or delay areas.
To enter settings hold
PTN SELECT when turning on, and keep held until it's booted.
DEPTH and rotate the
SCATTER dial to select from different colours for the lights. When selected let go of
DEPTH and hit