The MicroWasp – The Love Child Of A Korg MicroKorg And An EDP Wasp Synthesizer

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Saturday Synth Porn: If a Korg Microkorg went back to the 70′s to make sweet love with a EDP Wasp synth, the MicroWasp, above, might be their love child.

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The MicroWasp is a Korg MicroKorg, pimped out by Customized Synths in the style of a vintage EDP Wasp. The MicroKorg has been customized with a black & yellow color scheme, stained matching black wooden side caps, color-coded keys & control knob.

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The John Bowen Solaris Synthesizer

Saturday Synth Porn: Here’s a look at the John Bowen Solaris synthesizer – a sampling of the factory presets and some of the range of the synth.

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The John Bowen Solaris offers accurate models of the components of vintage synthesizers, which can be mixed and matched to create new combinations:

Do you want to have the sounds of a vintage Prophet 5, Rev. 3 or go for a completely unique Prophet 5 with the CEM oscillators but the earlier SSM filters? How about trying out completely different, unheard of combinations like the digital waveforms from a Prophet VS routed through that Oberheim state variable filter or the digital PPG wavetable sweeps feeding into those warm MiniMoog filters? With the Solaris synthesizer, you really can have it your way.

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