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by Zorkmid
Wed Jun 17, 2009 3:30 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What was the cheapest Synth you ever bought?
Replies: 541
Views: 79872

Re: What was the cheapest Synth you ever bought?

a cherry Arp 2600 for $50, it wasn't working and the owner had been laid off in the 1991 Aerospace Recession. (turned out to be a catastrophic power supply failure, all that smoke made him *positive* it was a goner!) I bought it figuring the case was better looking than mine and there would be some ...
by Zorkmid
Tue Jun 16, 2009 8:28 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Which synthesizer(s) do you regret getting or selling
Replies: 120
Views: 17261

Re: Which synthesizer(s) do you regret getting or selling

Getting: Roland JX3P - outgrew it was fast and even with the programmer box it was very limited, took a bath on the buy/sell price ratio: I only got $250 for it, but the guy who bought it said his 7 and 9 yr old sons loved it...call this one "bread cast upon the waters" I suppose! ;) Selling: The 6 ...
by Zorkmid
Tue Jun 16, 2009 8:04 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Massive Manuals Metalink Archive
Replies: 0
Views: 213

Massive Manuals Metalink Archive

My apologies if this has been hashed over before, but for those looking for manuals,
there is a meta-page that has links to loads of them here: http://triangulation.blogspot.com/

Cheers! :D
by Zorkmid
Mon Jun 15, 2009 5:24 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?
Replies: 181
Views: 14572

Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

1969: EchoPlex, great fun with brass/woodwinds! (you too can sound like Don Ellis!) mostly breaks tapes... 1972: early Moog Satellite, The Lunar Bell sound is too trippy! Good for screwing up organ solos with grace notes! 1973: Roland SH-1000, good for "those little dugga-dugga bits" with the techno...