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by bjoerngiesler
Wed Aug 08, 2007 7:21 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Vintage Sampler: DSS-1 or FZ-1?
Replies: 21
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The EPS is simple to work with, its like walking in the park on a spring day. The EPS is your friend, your sampling companion. It imparts no magical sound and the lack of a resonant filter sucks. But it does what is meant to do very well. The DSS-1 on the other hand is an absolute beast to work wit...
by bjoerngiesler
Tue Aug 07, 2007 12:25 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Vintage Sampler: DSS-1 or FZ-1?
Replies: 21
Views: 6335

OK, I should have detailed: My focus is not realistic sounds (obvious from the choice above) but weird noises, so the focus is definitely on the filters. So from your excellent advice, sounds like I should go with the DSS-1, even with the minuscule memory? The FZ-1 filters are supposed to sound very...
by bjoerngiesler
Tue Aug 07, 2007 6:35 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Vintage Sampler: DSS-1 or FZ-1?
Replies: 21
Views: 6335

Vintage Sampler: DSS-1 or FZ-1?

Hi, I'm hunting for a vintage sampler that can be had for cheap and has good filters. So far, I guess this means either the Korg DSS-1 or the Casio FZ-1. Which would you advise me to get? As far as I can see it, the only thing the DSS-1 has going for it is the digital delay, while the FZ-1 has more ...