Organelle M Portable Music Computer Review

The latest loopop video takes a look at the Organelle M, an updated version of the original Organelle portable music computer.

Key features in the updated Organelle include:

  • Built-in Speaker
  • Built-in Microphone
  • Battery Power
  • MIDI Jacks

In addition, the Organelle M has been updated with a faster processor, twice as much RAM, and an improved web interface for patch management and Link sessions.

Video Summary:

Critter and Guitari just released the Organelle M – an updated, more portable and powerful version of the original Organelle. This follows closely after the release of Orac 2 by Mark Harris, an open-source platform designed to let you easily create “mega-patches” of sequencers, sound engines and effects, on the Organelle and other open platforms.

Topics Covered:

0:00 Intro
1:00 Organelle M vs 1
3:30 Menu overview
4:30 Using patches
6:20 Multipage patch
6:50 Adding patches
7:50 Editing patches
8:05 ORAC 2
10:40 Patch chains
13:00 Other features
14:15 Pros & cons
16:40 A few patches…

Pricing and Availability

The Organelle M is available now for US $595.

If you’ve used the Organelle M, leave a comment and share your thoughts on it!

3 thoughts on “Organelle M Portable Music Computer Review

  1. I can’t help feeling that if the Organelle were just a MIDI sound module with more hands-on knobs & faders, it would be a lot more useful than the toy keyboard & loudspeaker.

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