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by lunaquesa
Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Oberheim Matrix 6
Replies: 7
Views: 6973

Re: Oberheim Matrix 6

It's my favorite synth in the world, ever since I bought my first one in '99. Despite all the headaches of the 80's microwave style editing interface & the temperamental electronics, nothing else I've ever played just gives me that feeling. It's so thick & dark, every sound wafts in like a mood. You...
by lunaquesa
Sun Apr 08, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Oberheim Matrix sound problem
Replies: 0
Views: 2673

Oberheim Matrix sound problem

I have both an Oberheim Matrix 6 and Matrix 1000. I thought the 6 was supposed to sound fatter than the 1000 because of the way the voice tunings are handled (3 HFO's in the 6 vs 1 crystal in the 1000), and in 90% of the patches, the two synths sound identical, but when I get to bass sounds, especia...
by lunaquesa
Tue Feb 27, 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Ensoniq ESQ-1 Hidden Waves question
Replies: 3
Views: 2148

Ensoniq ESQ-1 Hidden Waves question

So I have the standard 3.5 OS installed, and I know you can access the hidden Waves that way by importing SQ-80 patches with waves outside the original ESQ set. You can scroll down through those waves but never back up. If you install Eproms with the Hidden Waves OS, does that let you scroll freely ...
by lunaquesa
Mon Mar 06, 2017 12:08 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Korg Poly 61 issue, totally baffled
Replies: 3
Views: 915

Korg Poly 61 issue, totally baffled

So I bought a Korg Poly 61 off eBay, seller swears up & down it was working fine when he shipped it, but apparently the company he sent it to to package it and ship it to me did a terrible job and the box arrived ripped open on my doorstep. 3 keys were broken and it just sounded scrambled. After tak...