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by syntopia
Tue Apr 17, 2012 6:26 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Can Anyone tell me about M83
Replies: 3
Views: 859

Can Anyone tell me about M83

I know they were a duo out of France, and write music in an electropop / ambient style which is the info I got from Wiki. What my main interest is what sort of gear did/ do they use to get those really smooth, silky (near cosmic) sounding synth pads in most of their music. Thanks in advance for Any ...
by syntopia
Thu Apr 05, 2012 2:21 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What a great list of gear
Replies: 39
Views: 7107

Re: What a great list of gear

Ok. . . . I get it, not that interesting for ya.

Well, it's always nice to know where ya stand at least.

Thanks for viewing anyway
by syntopia
Wed Apr 04, 2012 6:39 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What a great list of gear
Replies: 39
Views: 7107

What a great list of gear

As a musician, I'm typically curious about the gear used that makes the music i like to listen to. Below is a list of Synth gear used by "Argen Lucassen" of Ayreon. He's Dutch, and crafts some of the most interesting prog-rock-ish style music. I wish I had the coin to add the gear (below) to my coll...
by syntopia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 6:48 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synths that you loved before, but have now gone off
Replies: 26
Views: 3566

Re: Synths that you loved before, but have now gone off

Talking vintage stuff, I'd have to say. . . . The Prophet 600. . . . . . great analog board As cheezy as this sounds, the Casio CZ 101 was always a fun little board to midi up to. I know Dave Smith instruments has reissued similar version of the Prophet, and other classic analog synths, but with upd...
by syntopia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 1:11 am
Forum: The Listening Lounge
Topic: My Original Music Tracks
Replies: 3
Views: 612

Re: My Original Music Tracks

Grrrrrr. . . . same problem.

Honestly, these files are set to "SHARE" in my pref.

Can I upload files here on VSE ??
by syntopia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 1:07 am
Forum: The Listening Lounge
Topic: My Original Music Tracks
Replies: 3
Views: 612

Re: My Original Music Tracks

Sorry, seems that 4 shared wants you to have an account before you can play my files. Let's try this method. (Links) 03 Track 3.mp3 05 Track 5.mp3 06 Track 6.mp3 Arp-thingy-3-4-09.mp3 butterfly-kisses.mp3 Carol Of The Bells-ADT.mp3 caught-in-the-rain.MP3 gone-away.mp3 Halloween metal jam-ADT-9-21-08...
by syntopia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 12:56 am
Forum: The Listening Lounge
Topic: My Original Music Tracks
Replies: 3
Views: 612

My Original Music Tracks

Hello, I'm Syntopia, a newbie Here on the VSE Forum. I'm a Keyboardist & Guitarist, and I write/record/perform & Produce my own brand of original music. Please have a listen when you have the time. http://www.4shared.com/folder/CqlMRGhk/My_Original_Tracks.html Comments are always appreciated. Cheers
by syntopia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 12:17 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Anyone Know . . . .
Replies: 4
Views: 697

Re: Anyone Know . . . .

Great, thanks for the input guys.

I'll need to check into that type of synth.

"The message" sounds like a unison patch with lots of thick osc layers, I wonder if that was multiple tracks or if it was just a single take.

Kewl sounding board for sure.
by syntopia
Thu Mar 29, 2012 4:49 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Anyone Know . . . .
Replies: 4
Views: 697

Anyone Know . . . .

What kind of synth was used on the "Pieces of Eight" album for the into piece "The message" just before lord of the rings. Google was useless in my search. Also, I was curious if anyone knows what RUSH used for that Brilliant intro on the 2112 album. I do know that the band mainly used Oberheim in ...
by syntopia
Thu Mar 29, 2012 4:19 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: introduction
Replies: 8
Views: 829

Re: introduction

Thanks for the warm welcome everyone.

I'll be sure to annoy you all in the coming months ;)
by syntopia
Wed Mar 28, 2012 6:58 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: introduction
Replies: 8
Views: 829

Re: introduction

Thanks for the warm welcome
by syntopia
Wed Mar 28, 2012 6:20 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: introduction
Replies: 8
Views: 829

introduction

Hello, I'm the "new guy" to the VSE Forum, but not new to discussion forums in general. I'm a keyboardist / guitarist, and I enjoy producing my own brand of original music for my enjoyment, and of course others as well. I'm always open to exploring the unlimited boundaries of music and inspiration....