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by SSquirrel
Wed Feb 01, 2012 4:28 pm
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: Three way VA shootout! JP 8080 vs MS2000R vs Novation Nova
Replies: 10
Views: 2410

Three way VA shootout! JP 8080 vs MS2000R vs Novation Nova

Ok, so I'm pondering selling my JX8P+programmer and Juno 106 and buying some new gear. Since they're both old Roland synths I was pondering maybe getting a JP8000 or 8080 to still have access to a lot of the same sounds, plus all the other goodies. I do know that both the MS2000R (or BR) and the Nov...
by SSquirrel
Wed Feb 01, 2012 3:12 am
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: Juno's vs. JX's
Replies: 14
Views: 1853

Re: Juno's vs. JX's

About a decade ago I lucked into a Roland JX-8P+stand+PG800 programmer+sustain pedal+hardshell case for all of $250. Stupid college kid moving away. A few years later the guy who owns the music store in my hometown got a Juno 106 from a friend of his who had apparently had it in her attic for 20 yea...
by SSquirrel
Mon Jan 30, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Arturia MiniBrute - analog monosynth
Replies: 886
Views: 111408

Re: Arturia MiniBrute - analog monosynth

Push-Pull wrote:This week-end:


That was a great video, thank you for sharing. I wonder if that will make some of the people claiming it is only good for harsh sounds quiet. So glad I have mine pre-ordered :)
by SSquirrel
Mon Mar 30, 2009 1:03 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Beginner's Synth?
Replies: 23
Views: 1634

Re: Beginner's Synth?

My first 2 synths were a Roland JX-8P (w/PG800 programmer) and a Juno 106. I lucked into both for $150 each within a couple years of each other, but that's at least 6 years back. Korg has released the DS-10 for the Nintendo DS, it's knobby..sort of (plus the very fun KAOSS pad built in) and is very ...