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
Here’s a sneak preview of the upcoming MacBeth Elements line of Eurorack modular synthesizers, via macbethsynthesizers: Continue reading
Ken MacBeth of MacBeth Studio Systems has shared some images of his prototype for a new Eurorack monster module – the Element 1. It is the first of a set of five planned 3U Eurorack-sized 84HP synthesizer modules.
According to MacBeth, the sound of Elements 1 is “a sum of parts -’Spike’ Oscs meet Acidic Filter which goes through a classic VCA.” It’s inspired by the look of classic British synths and the sounds of classic Japanese synths:
Sunday Synth Jam: MacBeth Studio Systems’ Ken MacBeth improvises on his prototype Nexus touch keyboard analogue synthesizer.
MacBeth Studio Systems’ Ken MacBeth has been developing a new analog synth, the MacBeth Nexus.
Here’s his latest demo of the prototype, exploring the raw sound of the Nexus: Continue reading
Ken MacBeth finds a use for the D-Beam controller, using it to play his new MacBeth Bomber analog synthesizer.
Here’s what he has to say about the setup: Continue reading