Grendel DC2e Drone Commander 2 Eurorack Module


Rare Waves has introduced a new analog synthesizer, descended directly from the Grendel Drone Commander: the DC-2e Drone Commander 2 + Expander in Eurorack modular format.

They describe it as a ‘unique and highly playable tone source for drone music, leads, bass, and sound effects.”

Here are a couple of video demos: Continue reading

Make Noise tELHARMONIC (Secret Mode)

telharmonic_900The Make Noise tELHARMONIC Voltage Controlled Music Theory module has a hidden behavior, called 3-Voice Shift Register, which allows for creation of any triad based in the 12 tone scale.

3-Voice Shift Register changes the behavior of the DEGREE, D-Gate and INTERVAL controls.

Here’s a video overview: Continue reading

Vince Clarke Intros Imaginator Eurorack Pattern Generator

Synth-pop pioneer Vince Clarke, in collaboration with Analogue Solutions, has announced the release of the Imaginator VCX-378 – a new module that he describes as ‘a practical writing tool’ that can generate musical patterns, based on user-controllable variables. Continue reading Intros Moog Expansion Systems

Modular synth manufacturer has introduced a new line of Moog Expansions Systems – preconfigured cabinets of synth modules that are designed to complement vintage or modern Moog Modular systems.

The Expansion Systems are made up of modules, which are physically compatible with the classic Moog Unit (MU) form factor, but are modern module designs. Many of the modules offer features not found in the Moog systems, like MIDI control and quantizing.

The modern Moog Modular systems differ by using Moog’s original designs and ‘new old stock’ (NOS) parts. As a result, the systems are effectively reissues of the originals.   Continue reading