This video, via Electronic Beats, takes a trip to PHILSYNTH – a vintage synth dealer in Berlin.
In this video, Keith Robert Murray gives an overview and demo of the EMS Synthi analog synthesizer.
via krmelectronics, an audible hum
Sunday Synth Jam: This 80′s style synth jam, via RetroSound, explores the sounds of tow of Dave Smith’s classic Sequential Circuits designs, the Sequential Prophet VS & the Pro-One. Continue reading
Got $12K to drop on a old synth?
A Fairlight CMI III, described as belonging to “Boris Blank, the musical part of Swiss band Yello”, is currently listed for sale by Horizontal Productions on eBay.
Here’s what the listing has to say about the Fairlight: Continue reading
This video takes a look at the Moog Multimoog – a vintage monophonic synthesizer that offers dual-oscillator architecture.
It also offers some fairly unique features for a monosynth, including a ribbon controller, sample and hold and aftertouch.
If you’ve used the Multimoog, leave a comment and let us know what you think of this vintage monosynth! Continue reading
This video, via MrFirechild, is an ode to the ‘holy grail of synthesizers’, the Yamaha CS-80.
Here’s what he has to say about the song, Ode to the Holy Grail: Continue reading
Reader Goat Monster let us know about an unofficial firmware upgrade for the classic Sequential Circuits Prophet 600 that adds a lot of features, including greater resolution for sound parameters, faster envelope generators, new LFO function generator, advanced MIDI in control and more.
Here’s what the Prophet 600 firmware update offers: Continue reading
Saturday Synth Porn: Moog Music has shared a collection of detailed photos of some of Bob Moog’s prototypes and development boards. The prototypes are for some of his later designs, including the Minimoog Voyager, Etherwave Pro and Little Phatty. Continue reading