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by segerfalk
Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What synth is used in the gold HQ scene in Blade Runner?
Replies: 61
Views: 10855

Re: What synth is used in the gold HQ scene in Blade Runner?

Bitexion wrote:It's funny how we analyze these songs to death, when Vangelis most like just pushed two preset buttons and though "Hm this sounds nice through my reverb" and wrote the soundtrack around it.
True for many of the songs, but not the BR Blues ;) It's the hunt for the holy grail ofc!
by segerfalk
Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What synth is used in the gold HQ scene in Blade Runner?
Replies: 61
Views: 10855

Re: What synth is used in the gold HQ scene in Blade Runner?

I donĀ“t think there are tuned fifths in the 'Blade Runner Blues' patch. Also, when you listen with headphones you clearly hear the oscillators almost exactly in tune to give it that sharp piercing beating that only the CS-80 can deliver with that biting metallic resonance. Of course only Vangelis w...
by segerfalk
Fri Apr 14, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What synth is used in the gold HQ scene in Blade Runner?
Replies: 61
Views: 10855

Re: What synth is used in the gold HQ scene in Blade Runner?

I certainly didn't nail the sound with my CS80, and the main thing lacking here is the post key press dynamics, which I'm pretty sure he used the expression pedal for. You need both velocity sensitivity and a volume pedal to nail that sound. Lfo mod with AT and that odd pitch bend can be played with...
by segerfalk
Thu Jun 25, 2015 11:20 am
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: Recreating SID sounds
Replies: 3
Views: 4152

Re: Recreating SID sounds

Or SidTracker 64 for iPad for an authentic tone. Those fat leads eads are usually Modulated pulse waves, and usually ordinary synthesizers lack the control or don't modulate deep enough to reproduce those sounds.

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by segerfalk
Thu Jan 15, 2009 8:31 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Automat and MCS70
Replies: 4
Views: 1944

Re: Automat and MCS70

According to the wikipedia, the answers to your question would be no. I think it's a great album though! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Automat_(album)