Synth designer Ken MacBeth is celebrating his 15th year of making synthesizers.
MacBeth – who’s always made a habit of ‘eating his own dog food’ – here explores the sonic range of two of his creations – his earliest synth, the MacBeth M3X, and his latest, the MacBeth Elements. Continue reading
MacBeth Studio System’s Ken MacBeth shared this sneak preview of a new MacBeth 5U Mk1 Filter ‘D’ Module Elements Filter, for large format modular synthesizers. Continue reading
Synth designer Ken MacBeth is working on the Spring Reverberation circuits and the Tape Delay Simulator for his MacBeth Elements Synthesizer.
This video is a sneak preview of the new designs in action. Here’s what MacBeth has to say about the video: Continue reading
Saturday Synth Porn: This video, via sound designer & industrial ambient noise artist FSK1138 (Donald Baynes) shared this up-close and personal look at the new Macbeth Studio Systems X-Series Dual Oscillator and ‘Backend’ Filter.
In this video, synth designer Ken MacBeth discusses the Voltage Controlled Filter in the new MacBeth Elements Synthesizer. Continue reading
This video, jakobsweb, is an informal sound comparison between 3 Eurorack lowpass filters:
- The new Aion 904A;
- The Synthesis Technology E440 (MOTM); and
- The Macbeth Dual SV filter.
Aion and SynTech have a 24db slope, the Macbeth has 12db and is a dual multimode filter.
Here’s what he has to say about the three filters: Continue reading
This video, via maisonvague, captures a bried demo of the three-voice paraphonic capabilities of the Macbeth Micromac-D semi-modular analog synthesizer. Continue reading
Musikmesse 2014: Synth designer Ken MacBeth shared this sneak preview of the MacBeth Elements Synthesizer – a new ‘no compromise synth’. Continue reading