Knobcon organizers shared the workshop lineup for Knobcon 2017, scheduled for Sept 8-10 in the Chicago area. … Read More Knobcon Announces Workshop Lineup
Organizers of Knobcon 6, set for September 8-10, 2017, in the Chicago area, have announced that this year’s guest of honor will be synth pioneer Tom Oberheim. … Read More Knobcon 6, Featuring Tom Oberheim, Coming Sept 8-10
In this interview, Tom Oberheim tells the story of how he got involved in synth design, the ideas behind the design of his seminal SEM synthesizer, the truth about his involvement in the development of MIDI and more.… Read More Tom Oberheim On The Art Of Synthesizer Design
In this video, synthesist Eric Beam compares a modern Oberheim SEM Pro to a vintage (1978) Oberheim SEM.
DSI says that the OB-6 module is exactly the same internally as the keyboard version — the same VCOs, VCFs, and VCAs and the same Oberheim poly sound.… Read More Dave Smith Instruments OB-6 Desktop Poly Synth Review
Tom Oberheim has released a comprehensive overview video for the Two-Voice Pro analog synthesizer. The Two-Voice Pro is an update of Oberheim’s classic design, “very similar to the original,” according to Oberheim, “but with the addition of a few interesting upgrades.”
The module has the same controls as the keyboard version, and DSI says that the OB-6 module is exactly the same internally as the keyboard version — the same VCOs, VCFs, and VCAs and the same Oberheim poly sound.… Read More Dave Smith Instruments OB-6 Desktop Synthesizer Now Available
Synth design pioneer Tom Oberheim is 80 today.