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by crystalmsc
Tue Feb 13, 2007 8:59 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: First Project Synth, SH-1000
Replies: 132
Views: 8922

Awesome, thanks a lot crystalmsc...I want to keep it original appearance wise. I'm masking off the "Roland" insignias 'for the sake of patina' , and painting the rest with Rustoleum Black Hammered finish paint. I've had good luck with that paint. It hides surface imprefections very well. Then maybe...
by crystalmsc
Tue Feb 13, 2007 6:27 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: First Project Synth, SH-1000
Replies: 132
Views: 8922

Here's some stuff you might need, including to add midi to the SH-1000: http://users.rio.com/senorris/junk/sh1000/ http://www.synhouse.com/SH-1000-Notes/SH-1000-Photos.html http://www.synhouse.com/SH-1000-Notes/SH-1000-Notes.html Useful link while fixing synth: http://cu.imt.net/~sounddoctorin/synth...
by crystalmsc
Tue Feb 13, 2007 4:11 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: What to do? Hmmmm...
Replies: 6
Views: 695

The EX got nice vocoder too..pity there's no audio input as in the A/D. The EX version is harder to find and really a classic..
by crystalmsc
Mon Feb 12, 2007 1:35 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Korg N264 Sequencer question
Replies: 1
Views: 367

welcome to the forum Shawn, have you check the audio output selection (could've been in the mono mode, out 3+4 or something), cables, more importantly "panning". Supposed to be able to do it on the N264. good luck!
by crystalmsc
Mon Feb 12, 2007 1:25 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: What gear do I buy to get home studio up and running.
Replies: 6
Views: 744

Re: What gear do I buy to get home studio up and running.

Being as I'm on a tight budget I'm looking for maximum bang for buck recommendations. I'm looking for recommendations on Multi in/out sound card, Multitrack recording/midi sequencing software, soft synth packages (I really like old key sounds) and sampling packages. try E-mu 0404 USB 2.0, cheap, go...
by crystalmsc
Mon Feb 12, 2007 1:04 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Smoke Belch/Keyboard Tabs.
Replies: 1
Views: 332

by crystalmsc
Mon Feb 12, 2007 7:59 am
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: not expensive audio interface
Replies: 17
Views: 2003

or if you want to go the firewire route and could save up a bit, the TC electronic 24D ($499) is worth to check. It's got great audio quality and built-in TC class DSP :http://www.tcelectronic.com/Konnekt24D
by crystalmsc
Fri Feb 09, 2007 6:15 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: Memorymoon?
Replies: 9
Views: 4183

i do have the minimogue and it is by the same people. the minimogue was pretty good for a freebie, imo. I like minimogueVA too, specially the Arppe2600va..this one supposed to be very good then, looks good and very interesting..the demos sounds a bit on the softy side (except the unisonbass which i...
by crystalmsc
Fri Feb 09, 2007 5:47 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Studio Headphone Amp
Replies: 8
Views: 863

Also looks for a Mackie HM54, less features than the S-phone, but if you don't need those..could be even a greater bargain for just $99
by crystalmsc
Fri Feb 09, 2007 5:22 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Studio Headphone Amp
Replies: 8
Views: 863

check out Samson Audio S-phone, a nice and flexible amp for around $129:
https://www.audiolinks.com/tek9/tek9.as ... =jninerfpc
by crystalmsc
Fri Feb 09, 2007 2:54 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Rant about the lack of modern hardware samplers.
Replies: 80
Views: 17356

they did, its called the roland dj70 mk2 and it's small, looks funky, got great filter and that big MPC-60 style lcd...JS.. :lol: http://www.fraza.com.pl/roland/DJ-70mkII.jpg Oh, and I want it to have some style as well... :lol: what about sampling several bars of pattern from the QY-70, loop it..a...
by crystalmsc
Fri Feb 09, 2007 1:45 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Rant about the lack of modern hardware samplers.
Replies: 80
Views: 17356

tallowwaters wrote:
JSRockit wrote:I'd love to have a modern Akai X3700... that would be perfect.
they did, its called the roland dj70 mk2
and it's small, looks funky, got great filter and that big MPC-60 style lcd...JS.. :lol:
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by crystalmsc
Fri Feb 09, 2007 10:37 am
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Rant about the lack of modern hardware samplers.
Replies: 80
Views: 17356

ReaPeR wrote:Buy an Alesis Fusion... you can use it as a sampler with an 40Gb HD, and you've got an FM and VA too
and some included factory samples in ROM :wink:
by crystalmsc
Fri Feb 09, 2007 7:15 am
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Rant about the lack of modern hardware samplers.
Replies: 80
Views: 17356

they're not gone, but most sampler have a built in synth these days :lol:
by crystalmsc
Tue Feb 06, 2007 8:53 am
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Sampler newb with some questions
Replies: 10
Views: 1686

as mentioned, Roland DJ-70MKII supposed to be good for what you are looking for.