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by KidFromBastion
Thu Oct 05, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Korg X5 MIDI issue
Replies: 0
Views: 476

Korg X5 MIDI issue

Hey everyone, I have yet another problem with my synths to solve. Does anyone know if connecting computer to Korg X5 via midi require changing some additional settings? I am sure I have set up everything correctly, but X5 doesnt respond to any midi messages I have sent. I checked the settings, to ma...
by KidFromBastion
Fri Sep 15, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Bass Station II preset pitch
Replies: 0
Views: 227

Bass Station II preset pitch

Hey everyone! I am having an issue with my Bass Station II. Sometimes when I choose a preset that I made, the pitch is completely messed up. It is different every time I choose it. Sometimes the difference is so big, that I am not able to get the right pitch even with the octave buttons, the sound i...
by KidFromBastion
Sat Sep 09, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Drum machine recommendation-Drumbrute vs Roland TR-08 vs..
Replies: 1
Views: 3900

Drum machine recommendation-Drumbrute vs Roland TR-08 vs..

Hey everyone! So, I need a recommendation for my first hardware drum machine. I want to work on EBM/industrial/electronic rock music. So far I am thinking of 3 machines: Arturia Drumbrute, Roland AIRA TR-8 or Roland TR-08. From what I saw, they are all similarly priced. And I couldn't find any revie...
by KidFromBastion
Tue Sep 05, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Casio CZ-101 - need help with setting up
Replies: 2
Views: 769

Casio CZ-101 - need help with setting up

Hey everyone! So, I got myself a Casio CZ-101 today and its either broken, or I have no idea how to use it. Fom what I read in the manual, when I turn it on, I should see the first default preset. What I have instead is WRITE SELECT MEMORY message. When I choose memory number, I got WRITE OK message...
by KidFromBastion
Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Bass Station II vs Waldorf Rocket
Replies: 1
Views: 1720

Bass Station II vs Waldorf Rocket

Hello everyone! So recently I bought Bass Station II on one auction, for half the price. Now I see that someone else is selling his Waldorf Rocket, also on auction. I have a chance to also get it around half the usual price. Auction ends on Thursday. Buy my question is - should I? Will Rocket be abl...
by KidFromBastion
Mon Jun 12, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Looking for synth recommendations
Replies: 14
Views: 4638

Looking for synth recommendations

Hello everyone ;) I am looking for recommendations for a synthesizer for myself. Some of the specs/features I would like to have are: - full sized keyboard, at least 49 keys - polyphony, at least 10 voices - I would prefer analog, but digital is also fine - price up to $1000 - I am looking for more ...
by KidFromBastion
Sun Apr 02, 2017 6:14 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Should I exchange for Korg X5?
Replies: 1
Views: 1016

Should I exchange for Korg X5?

Hey everyone, I own a Technics KN901 keyboard. Yesterday I posted on a website with local offers that I am willing to replace it with a syntheziser. Today I got an answer, one man said we can exchange for his Korg X5. Should I go for it? I am aiming for owning something more complex than that, but f...
by KidFromBastion
Sat Jul 23, 2016 7:15 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Technics KN901 for $140
Replies: 3
Views: 2348

Re: Technics KN901 for $140

Enjoy... There are a few videos of KN901 on YouTube. It's nothing to write home about. A typical GM rompler with built-in effect processor. Pianos are nice, brass is OK, but the strings are really bland and crappy. If you're after a home keyboard, save more for some Yamaha PSR or newer Casio. So, Y...
by KidFromBastion
Fri Jul 22, 2016 8:26 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Technics KN901 for $140
Replies: 3
Views: 2348

Technics KN901 for $140

Hey everyone! I wanted to ask if anyone here had experience with Technics keyboards? I got a chance to get second hand Technics KN901 for like $140 and I wonder if its worth it. Of course I will have to check if everything is ok with it before I buy, but there is not so much info on the internet abo...