This video takes a look at the vintage Moog Opus 3 string synthesizer.… Read More Moog Opus 3 Synthesizer Overview & Demo
This video takes a look at the Korg 770 – a 70s monophonic analog synthesizer. … Read More Korg 770 Analog Monophonic 1970s Synthesizer Demo
In this video, Mylar Melodies takes a look at his vintage Casio FZ-1, demonstrating why its awesome, in spite of the fact that it’s old and wonky. … Read More Vintage Casio FZ-1 Sampler Has That Wonky ‘Squonk’
CZounds has announced 4 new patch sets for classic Casio CZ synths, including Casio CZ-1, CZ-101, CZ-1000, CZ-3000 and CZ-5000 synthesizers. The new Casio CZ synth patches are inspired by 1980s synthpop bands:
This vintage video captures the time Mister Rogers had an ARP Soloist synthesizer in the neighborhood.
The demo video, via RetroSound, demonstrates the rare Tiracon 6V analog synthesizer from the year 1987. RetroSound’s Marko Ettlich notes that the Tiracon 6V is a polyphonic synth keyboard that was made in GDR. “I saw this synthesizer first at the Leipziger autumn fair in 1987. It was the second synth made in GDR after the monophonic Vermona… Read More Tiracon 6V Analog Synthesizer (1987)
This video, via DJjondent, is a quick demo of the rare ARP 2500 1045 Voltage-Controlled Voice. Here’s what he has to say about the module:
Roland shared this mini-documentary, When Roland Goes Modular, that looks at the history of the company’s modular synthesizers. The video includes looks at two of the classics of analog modular synthesis: the Roland SYSTEM-700 and SYSTEM-100m.