New Module, White Whale, Brings Monome To Eurorack Modular Synths

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monome.org has introduced white whale – a new Euro module that lets you use a monome grid controller as the interface to a grid-enabled live probabilistic step sequencer.

According to the developers, “white whale is the culmination of methods and experiments based on a decade of step sequencer design for the grid”.

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Das Lauflicht – Core MIDI Step Sequencer ‘For Serious Musicians’

das-lauflichtCodelle has introduced Das Lauflicht, a Core MIDI step sequencer that they say is ‘for serious musicians’.

Here’s what they have to say about Das Lauflicht:

Create fantastic basslines, drum beats or chord stabs and send them to your favourite synth app, or to an external device. Using the 70+ built-in scales you can create very exotic melodies.

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Voice of Saturn 5U Step Sequencer

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Synthrotek has introduced the Voice of Saturn 5U Sequencer – a 10-step analog sequencer. The output control voltage and trigger signals can be used to control pitch, filters, drum triggers and an endless number of other parameters on other synths.

It is housed in a 5U panel with an optional hand-made hickory case.

Features:

  • 10 steps, sequence can be shortened by connecting 1/8″ cable from step to reset jack
  • Voltage Out from 0 to ~7.5V
  • Gate out and S-Trigger out for older Moogs
  • Clock input / output to connect multiple sequencers (for sync’ing, not extending sequence)
  • Choose your power type: 9V jack/battery clip (power brick not included), Synthesizers.com, MOTM-4, MOTM-6, or Modcan
  • Hold Switch pauses sequence, manually steps when clock is off 9V Battery or Power Supply (AC or DC 12V)

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Audio Damage Intros Sequencer 1 For Eurorack Modular Synthesizers

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Audio Damage’s Chris Randall has announced a new step sequencer for Eurorack modular synthesizers, the Sequencer 1.

Randall describes the Sequencer 1 as “the single most sophisticated sequencer available for Euro”.

Here are the details:

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Sequence 8 – A Euro or Standalong 8-Step Sequencer

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Synthrotek has released the Sequence 8 8-Step Analog Step Sequencer.

Completed Eurorack units will launch first, and they say that kits will also be available in a month or so. The step sequencer is designed to work in a Eurorack modular or standalone, with wall or battery power.

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