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by Non-Digital Tom
Mon Jan 11, 2010 5:54 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What was the cheapest Synth you ever bought?
Replies: 541
Views: 79926

Re: What was the cheapest Synth you ever bought?

I got an ARP Solina String Ensemble for $75. This was about 7 years ago. It was pretty beat up and ugly, cosmetically, but it worked just fine...
by Non-Digital Tom
Sun Apr 12, 2009 10:43 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: First encounter with a Prophet 5... slightly underwhelmed...
Replies: 39
Views: 4002

First encounter with a Prophet 5... slightly underwhelmed...

So yesterday I went to visit a guy I know in Brooklyn, NY and we went to Main Drag Music. They had a Prophet 5 (v. 3.2) sitting there for sale, so I tried it out. Now this is the first time I've had my hands on the legendary Prophet, so my expectations were high. I already own a Rhodes Chroma and an...
by Non-Digital Tom
Wed Apr 08, 2009 11:26 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Why doesn’t the OB-8 get more love?
Replies: 46
Views: 3790

Re: Why doesn’t the OB-8 get more love?

Where's WhinyLittleRunt? He's got an OB-8 and he loves it...
by Non-Digital Tom
Sat May 31, 2008 8:36 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What turned you on to electronic/synth music?
Replies: 112
Views: 13947

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by Non-Digital Tom
Sat May 31, 2008 8:31 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What was the cheapest Synth you ever bought?
Replies: 541
Views: 79926

ARP Solina String Ensemble - $75
Wurli 200A - $100
Fender Rhodes MK I - $200

I see a lot of non-synth/keyboard posts too. I can't even get started on that...
by Non-Digital Tom
Sat May 31, 2008 8:22 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What was the first synth you ever bought?
Replies: 31
Views: 2755

Korg T3 - 1990
by Non-Digital Tom
Tue May 13, 2008 5:07 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: OB-Xa and Prophet 5... redundant?
Replies: 14
Views: 4253

goom wrote: Have you considered adding a monosynth? If you can swing the bucks, a Minimoog or Moog Source would be killer with an OBXa.
Yes, I have a Mini and a couple others... me wants another poly. :bounce:
by Non-Digital Tom
Fri May 09, 2008 4:58 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: OB-Xa and Prophet 5... redundant?
Replies: 14
Views: 4253

OB-Xa and Prophet 5... redundant?

I need the input of the most discerning of you synth explorers here... :) I have an Oberheim OB-Xa, which I love. But I'd like to add another vintage analog poly to the mix. I've always thought I'd like to get a P5 someday, but I'm wondering if these two cover too much of the same ground, and would ...
by Non-Digital Tom
Wed Apr 30, 2008 2:54 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Moog Theremin users
Replies: 8
Views: 849

The Moog Theremins are real musical instruments, with a range and depth of expression limited only by the player's ability (or lack thereof), whereas most other Theremins are more or less novelty toys.
by Non-Digital Tom
Sun Apr 27, 2008 12:15 am
Forum: Gear Services & Other Goods
Topic: Synth Technicians and Repairs
Replies: 157
Views: 229447

I would have expected to see more references in the NYC area...