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by ashton
Fri Jun 19, 2009 7:54 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: Are virtual analogs just soft synths with their own...
Replies: 108
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Re: Are virtual analogs just soft synths with their own...

YES - NO - Yes - No LOL! I'm always amused by this debate. It seems that we're all waiting around for someone to create the perfect soft synth that sounds exactly like a real discrete analog synth but unforutanely that will never happen because the great analog synths (as well as hardware digitals) ...
by ashton
Wed Dec 24, 2008 8:44 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Duran Duran & Arcadia: Guess the synths
Replies: 15
Views: 8971

Re: Duran Duran & Arcadia: Guess the synths

Nick has used the P5, JP8 and Crumar Performer on just about every album since Rio. The JP8 replaced his use of synths like the SH2 and JP4 though I read that he repurchased a WASP and a JP4 when he worked on Medazzleland as well as his first Synthex (never really worked though had trouble with it's...
by ashton
Sat Jul 12, 2008 9:51 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: DURAN DURAN Save A Prayer
Replies: 25
Views: 6289

Synths used on Save A Prayer

I've read that article as well. From what I remember, Duran were in the south of France writing/recording the RIO album and John Taylor was playing around with the bass part of Save A Prayer and I believe Nick came up with the sequenced synth part using a Roland SH-2 (though it might have been the J...