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by iProg
Tue Sep 04, 2012 1:12 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Can you help me ID this Roland synth?
Replies: 6
Views: 486

Re: Can you help me ID this Roland synth?

Juno-106 with custon wooden sides from synthwood.com
by iProg
Tue Sep 04, 2012 9:49 am
Forum: Sound Production
Topic: Volume of Vocals in a mix
Replies: 4
Views: 720

Re: Volume of Vocals in a mix

The trick is to use automation to enhance certain lyrics and to be quite rude with compression. In modern R 'n B for example, the volume in the mix is the same when, let's say, Beyonce sings a soft quiet part as when she sings really loud and high in the chorus. This is thanks to automation and comp...
by iProg
Mon Sep 03, 2012 9:47 am
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: Yamaha DX7 line VS Yamaha SY77
Replies: 22
Views: 35181

Re: Yamaha DX7 line VS Yamaha SY77

SY-77 or Native Instruments FM8 with a good MIDI controller.
by iProg
Fri Aug 31, 2012 8:53 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Roland Jupiter 4
Replies: 11
Views: 1147

Re: Roland Jupiter 4

Just for reference, when this thread was started I paid 1500 euros for my JP4. From what I've seen, that much still seems to be the going price in Europe. - CM I know, it's tragic! I would pay a lot for a good one though. I'm going to Finland in three weeks, btw ;) Brilliant! Bring your Prophet 5 a...
by iProg
Thu Aug 30, 2012 12:03 pm
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: For first analog synth, Moog Prodigy Or Moog Source?
Replies: 19
Views: 5172

Re: For first analog synth, Moog Prodigy Or Moog Source?

I can highly recommend the Prodigy. So easy to create sounds with! And recreate them...
by iProg
Thu Aug 30, 2012 8:14 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Roland Jupiter 4
Replies: 11
Views: 1147

Re: Roland Jupiter 4

Carey M wrote:Just for reference, when this thread was started I paid 1500 euros for my JP4. From what I've seen, that much still seems to be the going price in Europe.

- CM
I know, it's tragic! I would pay a lot for a good one though.
I'm going to Finland in three weeks, btw ;)
by iProg
Wed Aug 29, 2012 2:32 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Roland Jupiter 4
Replies: 11
Views: 1147

Re: Roland Jupiter 4

They have doubled in price in 5 years. Got to play on with MIDI earlier this year and the sounds are AWESOME and heavy.
by iProg
Wed Aug 29, 2012 2:28 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: New synth from Roland?
Replies: 135
Views: 9716

Re: New synth from Roland?

Roland Neptune - analog/digital hybrid sample-based computerized retro-looking modern-day synthesizer for all assfaces.
by iProg
Wed Aug 29, 2012 7:55 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What synth have you bought more than once?
Replies: 104
Views: 8467

Re: What synth have you bought more than once?

I bought my old D-50 back from my friend who bought it from me two years ago.
I use it more today than I did back then.
Tonight I'm reacquiring my Arp Axxe that I had to sell in desperate need of cash last spring.
by iProg
Wed Aug 29, 2012 7:45 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What got you into synths?
Replies: 180
Views: 14269

Re: What got you into synths?

Cupid & Psyche by Scritti Politti
Power Windows by Rush
The Wake and Ever by IQ
by iProg
Tue Aug 28, 2012 3:08 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: synths ya should have bought![new orders old pro one]
Replies: 36
Views: 2634

Re: synths ya should have bought![new orders old pro one]

Jupiter-6 for $950 who my friend in California was selling. Ended up at Martin Gore's home studio.

Jupiter-4 for 4000 SEK ($670) on swedish equivalent to Craigslist. It was sold when I called.

PPG Wave 2.3 + Waveterm for 14000 SEK ($2000)
by iProg
Mon Aug 27, 2012 12:26 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Considering a Blofeld Desktop
Replies: 44
Views: 3563

Re: Considering a Blofeld Desktop

If you want a good, digital, PPG sounding hands-on synth; get the PPG Wave plug-in along with a Roland A-500 Pro MIDI controller keyboard.
by iProg
Mon Aug 27, 2012 10:34 am
Forum: Sound Production
Topic: Which studio monitors should I buy?
Replies: 18
Views: 2610

Re: Which studio monitors should I buy?

Last week I bought Yamaha HS50 for my new home studio. So far I'm very pleased with the results!
by iProg
Fri Aug 24, 2012 9:50 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synths used by The System (David Frank)
Replies: 11
Views: 2589

Re: Synths used by The System (David Frank)

Is there anything except the Spotify stuff that is able in digital format or CD by The System?
by iProg
Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:41 pm
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: D-50 + PG1000 vs JD-800
Replies: 14
Views: 4118

Re: D-50 + PG1000 vs JD-800

I've used both, still use the D-50 regulary because it simply sounds better. (IMO)