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by Virgule
Tue Mar 08, 2016 8:38 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What synth have you bought more than one of?
Replies: 50
Views: 9084

Re: What synth have you bought more than one of?

I think I bought 7x FB-01s

All these others I bought twice: K2000, SY77, SixTrak, TX7, TX81z, Proteus 2
by Virgule
Fri Jan 22, 2016 11:23 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Universal Freeware Midi-SysEx Utility
Replies: 19
Views: 4236

Re: Universal Freeware Midi-SysEx Utility

Try with Bome SendSX if you're under windows.
by Virgule
Tue Jan 19, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Universal Freeware Midi-SysEx Utility
Replies: 19
Views: 4236

Re: Universal Freeware Midi-SysEx Utility

Bome's SendSX

It's what worked best with old synths for me.
by Virgule
Sat Dec 26, 2015 12:41 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Weird shape of Yamaha TX7
Replies: 8
Views: 2476

Re: Weird shape of Yamaha TX7

I quite like the wedge shape and their solid feel. I have a TX7 sitting on a QX5 and looking to add a 2nd one to the pile. It's a weird design for sure, just like their REX-50 effects processor.
by Virgule
Mon Dec 14, 2015 1:52 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synthy CHRISTMAS Songs Thread
Replies: 19
Views: 3927

Re: Synthy CHRISTMAS Songs Thread

by Virgule
Sun Nov 01, 2015 10:45 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Jarre on Electronic Music and America misunderstanding: go!
Replies: 33
Views: 5511

Re: Jarre on Electronic Music and America misunderstanding:

I was never one for controversy and I apologize for getting my own personal thoughts mixed with the topic. My first comment on Jarre wasn't even made in relation to the article or his music. I didn't want to prove a point though it resulted in doing just that. I don't want to dispute his claims eith...
by Virgule
Sun Nov 01, 2015 6:25 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Jarre on Electronic Music and America misunderstanding: go!
Replies: 33
Views: 5511

Re: Jarre on Electronic Music and America misunderstanding:

Personally, I don't see tape-manipulation experiments or techniques as having anything to do with computer or synthesizer based music. This however, does...And how many more different examples exist outside of the whole 'musique concrete' world. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8EGFPZdiVqI https://ww...
by Virgule
Fri Oct 30, 2015 9:06 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Jarre on Electronic Music and America misunderstanding: go!
Replies: 33
Views: 5511

Re: Jarre on Electronic Music and America misunderstanding:

I wanted to edit to take back the disconnected part, only.
by Virgule
Fri Oct 30, 2015 8:45 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Jarre on Electronic Music and America misunderstanding: go!
Replies: 33
Views: 5511

Re: Jarre on Electronic Music and America misunderstanding:

He lives in a fantasy world, disconnected from reality.
by Virgule
Thu Oct 29, 2015 4:53 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Looking for used (maybe vintage) line mixer recommendations
Replies: 24
Views: 4451

Re: Looking for used (maybe vintage) line mixer recommendati

madtheory wrote:O gawd stay away from TOA. Hissssssssss city.
That may be true in general but the D3 I have is super quiet...considering how much they crammed in a 1U rack.
by Virgule
Wed Oct 28, 2015 5:59 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Looking for used (maybe vintage) line mixer recommendations
Replies: 24
Views: 4451

Re: Looking for used (maybe vintage) line mixer recommendati

The TOA brand did a number of rack mixers that could be relatively easy and cheap to find.
by Virgule
Sun Oct 25, 2015 5:23 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Tom Ellard Talks Synths.
Replies: 2
Views: 1058

Re: Tom Ellard Talks Synths.

I haven't read his blog/website in a number of years but wether I agreed with him or not, I always found his viewpoint interesting. Be it his life's observations or musing about gear and technology, then and now.
by Virgule
Sat Sep 05, 2015 5:19 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: I Can See Clearly Now
Replies: 7
Views: 1616

Re: I Can See Clearly Now

Moog and accordeon..?
by Virgule
Sat Aug 01, 2015 12:42 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Unusual Electronic Sound in Vintage Recording..
Replies: 14
Views: 3454

Re: Unusual Electronic Sound in Vintage Recording..

tape effects?.....which if it were the case, the source material could be anything.
by Virgule
Thu Jul 30, 2015 1:53 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synth Defects - Ticking Time Bombs
Replies: 72
Views: 118049

Re: Synth Defects - Ticking Time Bombs

The Peavey DPM line is prone to Ni-cad battery leakage issues. My V3 rack has not suffered any damage but doesn't retain patches anymore and I have to load them evey time I turn it on.