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by Mpresev
Thu Oct 25, 2007 6:04 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synth for weird noises and sound effects?
Replies: 60
Views: 7924

alesis micron. full size fm. osc sync. huge modulation matrix. cheap. and great. Thanks. Unfortunately, I do not like the Micron. The sounds that came out of it did not impress me. My own opinion. I understant this.. But if you do synthpop aka late Human League or electroclash, this is a very good ...
by Mpresev
Thu Oct 25, 2007 5:43 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Virus A or Micro Q?
Replies: 33
Views: 3945

hey thanks all, I upgraded the Virus OS from 2.1 to 2.8 and bigod it sounds a lot better(louder it seems, staange).. I decided to keep both synths as it will give me what I need for the next 20 years I hope. I know that are going to last a long time. What I appreciate the VIrus now is I downloaded s...
by Mpresev
Thu Oct 25, 2007 3:02 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Virus A or Micro Q?
Replies: 33
Views: 3945

thanks Yoozer.. I drove home just to come here and get some good advice and I got it . Back when VA's was just coming out in 97 or 96? The JP8000 was the shiznits synthesizer.. EVeryone wanted one. I guess making electronic music, I will never be happy with what I have because I want to test drive e...
by Mpresev
Thu Oct 25, 2007 1:29 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Virus A or Micro Q?
Replies: 33
Views: 3945

Here's the thing, originally I wanted a JP8000 because .. But I found the VIrus A for really cheap. . Now my friend wants to trade my Virus for his JP8000. See right now I"m falling in love with the Virus and took the time to learn it and sample the fudge cakes out of it. But it's really tempting to...
by Mpresev
Wed Oct 24, 2007 12:03 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Virus A or Micro Q?
Replies: 33
Views: 3945

because he is my friend, he is thinking about trading his Z1 from KORG for my Virus. He is thinking about it? WHy is he doing that because to make me think the Z1 has more worth?
by Mpresev
Wed Oct 24, 2007 12:01 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Virus A or Micro Q?
Replies: 33
Views: 3945

ok, here's a challenge. My friend who works for a studio in Hollywood would like the trade my VIrus A for a JP8080. What do you think about that? He didn't tell me today but he told me about it last weekend. Might as well bring it up here. Their studio already has the TI and all of those vintage stu...
by Mpresev
Tue Oct 23, 2007 11:35 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Virus A or Micro Q?
Replies: 33
Views: 3945

crow wrote:My bone is f**k huge. i couldn't possibly throw the f**k. 8)
well thank you








Ron JEremy. :wink:
by Mpresev
Tue Oct 23, 2007 11:33 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Isn't this best time to buy a really really good synth?
Replies: 32
Views: 4497

and one time in band camp? I drooled over getting one of those

Roland W30's in 1993 when they were a grand each..

now?

http://losangeles.craigslist.org/lac/msg/452985837.html

they are 150.00.. INSANE in the membrane. How come I'm not getting one?
by Mpresev
Tue Oct 23, 2007 11:28 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: going to try an ob8 tomorrow
Replies: 12
Views: 1807

how was the test drive?

how much ?
by Mpresev
Tue Oct 23, 2007 11:18 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Virus A or Micro Q?
Replies: 33
Views: 3945

save your money for a virus b or c... or a TI. they are so much better (incrementally than the virus A). can't on a personal level stand the uQ it really does nothing for me.... I got lucky with the Virus A because I bought it at 300 or I think it was 275.00.. Heck it's my first ever Virus so why n...
by Mpresev
Tue Oct 23, 2007 10:43 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Name That Synth!
Replies: 7
Views: 1003

Hey was that the band Bad Boys Blue?
by Mpresev
Tue Oct 23, 2007 10:41 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Virus A or Micro Q?
Replies: 33
Views: 3945

this might be a funny question but when you kids got your Virus, did you ever had a hard time programming and understanding the menus ? Did you get used to programming it ? Remember that big Very long thing you got ? The manual ?? have a read. :idea: I was able to get the tutorial by Howard Scarr t...
by Mpresev
Tue Oct 23, 2007 8:49 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Isn't this best time to buy a really really good synth?
Replies: 32
Views: 4497

yessss. and those come with an 18 gig hd. IN 99 you can get an S2000 for 699 and it comes only with a disk drive(not a zip too). Now you can get one with everything on it. check this ad out. Please to God - won't someone buy my super deluxe sample package? - $550 -- ---------------------------------...
by Mpresev
Tue Oct 23, 2007 8:23 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Virus A or Micro Q?
Replies: 33
Views: 3945

this might be a funny question but when you kids got your Virus, did you ever had a hard time programming and understanding the menus ? Did you get used to programming it ?
by Mpresev
Tue Oct 23, 2007 7:14 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Isn't this best time to buy a really really good synth?
Replies: 32
Views: 4497

wowwww.. Cheaper than a softsynth. :wink: The Ensoniq boards like the VFX and SD1 are dirt cheap right now, have deep synth engines and polyphonic aftertouch ...for around $200, that's a whole lot of synth! It would be a great time to be just starting out :D When I was just starting out, an entry le...