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by LBN
Mon Aug 25, 2008 11:22 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Modular Synth drum sounds
Replies: 12
Views: 1162

Re: Modular Synth drum sounds

Sound On Sound has a good series of articles on synthesizing drums and percussion in their Synth Secrets series: http://www.soundonsound.com/search?url=%2Fsearch&Section=8&Subject=12 Also, the Waldorf Attack manual has a good rundown on synthesizing 808, 909, and Simmons drums that can be applied t...
by LBN
Sun Dec 16, 2007 7:48 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Vox Humana
Replies: 66
Views: 6723

Cakewalk's z3ta+ can get in the ballpark:

http://noire.org/vox-humana-esque.mp3

IIRC, this is from a patch done up by the synth's developer, Rene:

http://noire.org/Vox_Humana-esque.fxp
by LBN
Tue Dec 04, 2007 8:43 am
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: limiter/compressor... which are the best ones?
Replies: 16
Views: 1652

by LBN
Mon Sep 10, 2007 12:35 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: VNV bass....
Replies: 11
Views: 1391

BTW, when you're doing those really fat VNV-style basslines, be sure to check them in mono for phase cancellation if you want everyone to hear them. Ronan forgot to do this for "Epicentre":

http://media.putfile.com/LOL-phase-cancellation

:lol:
by LBN
Sun Sep 09, 2007 8:44 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: VNV bass....
Replies: 11
Views: 1391

The only album Harris made with exclusively soft synths was Future Perfect. After that he went to a mixture of hard and soft synths.

http://vnvnation.com/contents/non-static/hardware.htm
by LBN
Sat Jul 14, 2007 9:08 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: MINISTRY gear
Replies: 12
Views: 6166

by LBN
Sun Jan 21, 2007 11:01 am
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: My first VST Synth
Replies: 14
Views: 1507

A little late to the game but a fantastic free modular VSTi is KarmaFX:

http://www.karmafx.dk/

It can also be used as an effect plugin for some whacky stuff. The KarmaFX effects pack is also nice.
by LBN
Thu Nov 09, 2006 4:39 am
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Miami Vice "Tom" and "Snare"
Replies: 13
Views: 6425

Fairlight CMI + LinnDrum + homemade drum samples.

From 1985 Keyboard interview about the production of Miami Vice:

http://www.jan-hammer.net/phpBB2/cms_vi ... php?aid=67
by LBN
Tue Nov 07, 2006 2:18 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Yazoo (Yaz) synthesizers...
Replies: 19
Views: 14628

This page shows how "Don't Go" can be entirely reconstructed using only an SCI Pro-One:

http://www.unease.se/proone.htm

Was "I Before E Except After C" from their first album done on the Fairlight?