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by GeneralBigbag
Fri Apr 17, 2009 12:21 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Woohoo! Look what I just bought!
Replies: 17
Views: 1010

Re: Woohoo! Look what I just bought!

For those who missed it - Noisebug has one that's recently been serviced by Wine Country.
by GeneralBigbag
Thu Apr 16, 2009 9:39 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: hard vs soft synths
Replies: 61
Views: 5467

Re: hard vs soft synths

This discussion in context of synths becomes boring.. how about moving the subject to mixing? :P Some ppl spend capitals on an old desk, decades old. Others spend capitals on new SSL consoles, Ameks, Neves etc. etc. And others mix in-the-box using a typical PC, have the same amount of channels (or ...
by GeneralBigbag
Thu Apr 16, 2009 7:40 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: hard vs soft synths
Replies: 61
Views: 5467

Re: hard vs soft synths

Every time I see a discussion like this, I want to start a fake account and post a thread like: "Help! How can I get wavetable sounds on my Minimoog????"
by GeneralBigbag
Thu Apr 16, 2009 5:58 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Analog strings from something besides a "string machine
Replies: 61
Views: 6589

Re: Analog strings from something besides a "string machine

Anything with a tunable delay, or equivalently, a key tracking comb filter.
by GeneralBigbag
Wed Apr 15, 2009 12:13 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: HELP!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 717

Re: HELP!!!

This belongs in buyer's guide, and for that price, I'd buy it and then flip the minimoog for $2500-3000.
by GeneralBigbag
Mon Apr 13, 2009 8:41 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Looking for Analog Filter
Replies: 8
Views: 788

Re: Looking for Analog Filter

The T-Res (or M-Res) is a special fx box - the filter is pretty unassuming, it's all of the feedbacks which are possible that make it interesting. If you want something clean and smooth, you could give this one a miss.
What about an Evolver?
by GeneralBigbag
Sun Apr 12, 2009 8:30 pm
Forum: Sound Production
Topic: Creating Wide Soundscape
Replies: 10
Views: 884

Re: Creating Wide Soundscape

Chorus/Comb Filtering
+/- <10 cent pitch shifting hard panned
Flanger w/ the LFO out of phase
Phaser " "
Creative use of reverb

In short - FX
by GeneralBigbag
Sat Apr 11, 2009 12:21 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Coolest modern niche synths...
Replies: 23
Views: 2066

Re: Coolest modern niche synths...

It's kind of weird that a bunch of people have mentioned clones of Roland synths as their niche favourites...

For me it has to be the MnM and MDUW.
by GeneralBigbag
Fri Apr 10, 2009 2:57 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Can the Machinedrum sequence a synth
Replies: 7
Views: 440

Re: Can the Machinedrum sequence a synth

I'm working on an MDUW/Blofeld set now which I hope will be absolutely killer. Those two synths are a great combo
by GeneralBigbag
Thu Apr 09, 2009 10:26 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Can the Machinedrum sequence a synth
Replies: 7
Views: 440

Re: Can the Machinedrum sequence a synth

Plus you can use the parameter locks on any cc's of your choice.
by GeneralBigbag
Tue Apr 07, 2009 6:13 pm
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: evolver vs. mopho
Replies: 15
Views: 3741

Re: evolver vs. mopho

blitzdj86 wrote:I emailed DSI support, and was told that the mopho requires a midi note input to trigger its sequences.. is this true?
Why would DSI support lie to you?
by GeneralBigbag
Sat Apr 04, 2009 1:07 am
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: software identification
Replies: 12
Views: 791

Re: software identification

well thats definitely a cool thing, and good for bands that want to show off for the crowds like daft punk. I dont however have 2500 right now...and if i did id rather buy something that does useful things like oh...i dont know...produces sound What are you talking about, you already have heaps of ...
by GeneralBigbag
Thu Apr 02, 2009 7:09 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Who makes Volt/Hz modular synths?
Replies: 12
Views: 5478

Re: Who makes Volt/Hz modular synths?

You want a Metasonix Wretch.
by GeneralBigbag
Thu Apr 02, 2009 5:23 pm
Forum: Sound Production
Topic: Pitch-shifted delay, what are my options?
Replies: 32
Views: 2502

Re: Pitch-shifted delay, what are my options?

Ok - I just tried a pitchfactor today, and I now know what every. single. indie. band. will sound like for the next few years. The quad pitch shifter? Tune it up right and you basically have the guitar part of every Battles song (not to say Ian Williams isn't a great guitarist, but it's uncannily c...