Images of the Polivoks synthesizer reissue are now available via a new website, Polivoks.pro. The reissued Polivoks is a compact keyboardless version of the original. Here’s an image of the new synth versus an original:
These videos, via Alex Pleninger, offer a sneak preview a new Polivoks synthesizer. The first video, above, captures a demo of one of the first of the new Polivoks synths.
Erica Synths has introduced the Acidbox II filter – the second edition of their emulation of the Russian synthesizer Polivoks Voltage Controlled Filter (VCF). Erica Synths ACIDBOX II sound circuit is built around rare Russian ICs, used in the original Polivoks synthesizer. Acidbox II has significant improvements compared to the first version: redesigned LFO with new waveforms and… Read More Erica Synths Intros Acidbox II Filter, Inspired By Polivoks VCF
Forget the Cold War, this video – via Marko Ettlich at Retrosound – pits the raw firepower of the US Moog Minimoog synthesizer against the military grade design of the Russian Polivoks synthesizer. Yes – it’s a analog synth war……
The Harvestman has announced that the a limited number of the Iron Curtain Electronics System – a modular instrument based on the Polivoks synthesizer – are now available. The Iron Curtain Electronics system was created in cooperation with the Polivoks instrument designer Vladimir Kuzmin. The Polivoks is a vintage voltage-controlled synthesizer from the Soviet Union, first manufactured in… Read More Iron Curtain Electronics System, A Modular Polivoks, Now Available
Here’s an overview and demo of the Erica Synths ACIDBOX synthesizer, via TV MASKAVA.
Erica Synths let us know that their Acidbox VCF is now available. The Acidbox VCF is a Polivoks VCF clone, using original Russian ICs in the sound circuit. It is enhanced with a versatile syncable tap tempo LFO. The demo below explores using the filter with the Korg Volca Bass and Volca Beats:
Solvent Digital/Analog Eurorack jam w/Modcan FMVDO, Pittsburgh Fliter… was uploaded by: s0LVentCIty
Rating: … Read More Eurorack Modular Synth Jam