Matt Johnson calls the Jupiter-8 ‘the Holy Grail of synths’. But is it the greatest polysynth ever made?… Read More Is The Roland Jupiter 8 The Greatest Polysynth Ever Made?
Synthesist Benge (Ben Edwards) has released a new album, Thirteen Systems, that explores the sounds of thirteen classic synthesizers.… Read More New Album Explores 13 Classic Synthesizers
The Juno 106 is a vintage analog synth from 1984. It has a very basic synth architecture – 1 DCO + VCF + VCA – but sounds great and has a very immediate, hands-on interface.… Read More Roland Juno 106 Synth Jam
Perfect Circuit shared this set of videos, offering a hands-on demo of the rare Technos Acxel Additive Resynthesizer… Read More Technos Acxel Additive Resynthesizer Hands-On Demo
This video explores some of the sonic possibilities of the EML Electrocomp 200 & 300. … Read More EML Electrocomp 200 & 300 Hands-On Demo
The PL88 Patch Memory Module provides thousands of presets, patch and bank storage, and an arpeggiator for vintage synths. … Read More PL88 Patch Memory Module Brings Thousands Of Presets To Your Vintage Synths
Here’s a hands-on demo of the Sequential Circuits Prophet VS synthesizer. … Read More Shut Up & Play, With The Sequential Circuit Prophet VS
OberView offers a contemporary view of Oberheim at its peak – with features like an interview with Herbie Hancock on his Oberheim synths and Allan Holdsworth on guitar synthesis, along with programming techniques. … Read More OberView – The 1980’s Oberheim Newsletter