Tag Archives: Analog

“Never chase a ghost”: Roland says analog remakes aren’t coming

Roland is on-record in an interview about the new JUPITER-X & Xm that they’re not planning an analog remake – but that’s not actually what’s most revealing in the story. It’s encouraging to see that the CEO of Roland, Jun-ichi Miki, is also an engineer. His latest comments on the Jupiter site are likely to … Continue reading “Never chase a ghost”: Roland says analog remakes aren’t coming

Elektron Analog updates let you sequence other gear, add musical complexity

Elektron just revised their Analog Four and Analog Rytm MKI/MKII OSes. Finally: MIDI out. Wait, that’s cool: per-track scale, powerful macros, and more. A few features really stand out here. First, finally you get sequencer MIDI out. Now, that’s been a long wait, but it at last brings the Elektron sequencer workflow and conditional trigs … Continue reading Elektron Analog updates let you sequence other gear, add musical complexity

Erica Synths SYNTRX Analog Synthesizer Offers Modern Take On Classic Synthi AKS

While it has design elements inspired by the classic Synthi AKS, the SYNTRX is a new design that offers an updated take on the original’s patch matrix that promises to not only offer more reliable connections, but to add patch memory. … Read More Erica Synths SYNTRX Analog Synthesizer Offers Modern Take On Classic Synthi … Continue reading Erica Synths SYNTRX Analog Synthesizer Offers Modern Take On Classic Synthi AKS

This video makes it easy to mod KORG’s ultra-cheap monotron for analog CV

Punk, inexpensive analog, anyone? The KORG monotron is an easy choice for modding for your synthesis needs – and now this video makes the process easier. There’s still nothing quite as cheap in analog synthesis than the instrument that (arguably) started the trend – the KORG monotron and its variants. You can pick one of … Continue reading This video makes it easy to mod KORG’s ultra-cheap monotron for analog CV

Gamechanger | Audio Officially Premiers Motor Synth – Analog Electro-Mechanical Synthesizer

Gamechanger | Audio has officially debuted their provocative Motor Synth, a digitally-controlled, analog electro-mechanical synthesizer that uses a system of electromotors as its main sound source…