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by gordonmerrick
Fri Jan 25, 2013 2:52 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Korg MS-20 Mini
Replies: 1141
Views: 120552

Re: New Korgs

I have a perfectly lovely old MS20 that I use regularly, but I still find myself REALLY wanting to preorder this.
by gordonmerrick
Fri May 18, 2012 7:55 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What version ARP Odyssey do you have?
Replies: 46
Views: 4667

Re: What version ARP Odyssey do you have?

I have a 2013 that's on its way back from CMS. I've missed it dearly.
by gordonmerrick
Sun Nov 06, 2011 1:28 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Rare early-80's Dutch monosynth
Replies: 12
Views: 2157

Re: Rare early-80's Dutch monosynth

I really like the layout of this.
by gordonmerrick
Sat Nov 05, 2011 11:47 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: How far out of your way have you gone to get a synth?
Replies: 49
Views: 4104

Re: How far out of your way have you gone to get a synth?

Though not the only reason for the trip, I drove to Parsippany, NJ from eastern NC to pick up my Model D. In the parking lot of a FuddRuckers, no less. Worth every mile, that trip (even without the friends and family and shows along the way).
by gordonmerrick
Thu Sep 15, 2011 4:25 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What was your first Moog?
Replies: 122
Views: 5597

Re: What was your first Moog?

My first Moog was a broken Sonic Six, my first working Moog was a Source. I still have them both, though the Sonic Six remains broken (but not for very much longer).
by gordonmerrick
Fri Jun 10, 2011 12:49 am
Forum: Gear For Sale
Topic: VSE - Good trader/seller thread
Replies: 2143
Views: 352204

Re: VSE - Good trader/seller thread

SeanBoggs was a pleasure to deal with--everything showed up as promised (and then some).
by gordonmerrick
Fri Jun 10, 2011 12:46 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: My polysynth is finally finished :D
Replies: 179
Views: 40173

Re: My polysynth is finally finished :D

Truly amazing work.
by gordonmerrick
Fri Jun 10, 2011 12:45 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Interesting A-ha history, with demo track and video!
Replies: 4
Views: 418

Re: Interesting A-ha history, with demo track and video!

Yeah--thanks for this. Great videos.
by gordonmerrick
Fri Jun 10, 2011 12:37 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Is this a moog model D?
Replies: 3
Views: 427

Re: Is this a moog model D?

That sounds really mini D-ish. (What a great movie, btw).
by gordonmerrick
Sun May 22, 2011 10:40 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Chimera Synthesis shuts down
Replies: 2
Views: 409

Re: Chimera Synthesis shuts down

Alex E wrote:And my guess is that the ones who were not so lucky, are going to stay not so lucky.
I'm afraid you might be right. :evil:
by gordonmerrick
Fri May 13, 2011 11:31 pm
Forum: Gear For Sale
Topic: VSE - Good trader/seller thread
Replies: 2143
Views: 352204

Re: VSE - Good trader/seller thread

I bought space6oy's VC-10. Great experience all around.
by gordonmerrick
Tue May 03, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Which year had the most synths/samplers produced?
Replies: 15
Views: 814

Re: Which year had the most synths/samplers produced?

According to Paul Thebérge's research (a great book , really), the opening up of the bottom of the synth/sampler 'price pyramid' is dramatic in the 80s--"for the entire decade of the 70s, the Minimoog sold about 12,000 units, whereas … the DX7 sold 200K in just over three years… Casio's successes we...
by gordonmerrick
Fri Apr 29, 2011 10:34 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: I need a drum machine
Replies: 6
Views: 514

Re: I need a drum machine

monolith wrote:Try raise just a little more funds a pick up a used MFB 522. It is amazing value for money.
+1
by gordonmerrick
Fri Apr 29, 2011 10:31 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: First Purchases
Replies: 56
Views: 3003

Re: First Purchases

Moog Sonic Six. What a weird, awesome synth.