Tag Archives: Synths

Erica Synths makes its DIY Eurorack projects open source

Eurorack and DIY enthusiasts will be pleased to know that they can continue creating legacy Erica Synths modules, despite the company discontinuing the products. Erica Synths has created Gerber files for PCB-made front panels and made a few changes in module design to omit custom and rare components. Some of the modules still require rare … Continue reading Erica Synths makes its DIY Eurorack projects open source

Erica Synths SYNTRX will be shipping from May 2020

Back in September, Erica Synths announced its collaborative effort with Riga Tech University to release SYNTRX. It has now been confirmed by Erica Synths that the analogue synth will ship from May 2020, after the company dealt with delays due to COVID-19. In the meantime, Jean-Michel Jarre has voiced his opinion on the synth, hailing … Continue reading Erica Synths SYNTRX will be shipping from May 2020

Elektron Model: Cycles is a comprehensive groovebox with six FM synths

Elektron has unveiled Model:Cycles, a new sibling to the Model:Samples groovebox, this time with a heavy focus on FM synthesis. Model:Cycles features six FM-based ‘Machines’, each with their own primary use: Tone, Chord, Kick, Snare, Metal and Perc. Each Machine is represented by a pressure and velocity-sensitive pad, meaning you can tap a pad to … Continue reading Elektron Model: Cycles is a comprehensive groovebox with six FM synths