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by MOS-FET
Wed Jul 16, 2014 3:26 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: R.I.P. Kevin Lightner
Replies: 3
Views: 1149

Re: R.I.P. Kevin Lightner

This was a big loss to the vintage synth community. He will be sadly missed.
by MOS-FET
Mon Jul 07, 2014 5:57 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What was the first song you learned on your first synth?
Replies: 54
Views: 6167

Re: What was the first song you learned on your first synth?

"seperate ways" by Journey on a Yamaha DX11.
by MOS-FET
Wed Jul 02, 2014 7:43 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synth Horror Stories
Replies: 32
Views: 4809

Re: Synth Horror Stories

In 1990, I saw a Vox Continential sitting out in some guys yard. It had been out there for about a month, and He said it didn't work. I didn't have a car big enough to transport it in so I left it there. He eventually threw it over the hill into the Big Sandy River. I noticed that the plastic to the...
by MOS-FET
Wed Jul 02, 2014 5:56 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synth Horror Stories
Replies: 32
Views: 4809

Re: Synth Horror Stories

I once saw a guy spill beer into his Poly 61, and proceeded to dry it out with a hair dryer, which in turn, effectively reprogrammed his synth into oblivion. It did nothing but "hiss" after that.
by MOS-FET
Wed Jul 02, 2014 4:32 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synth Horror Stories
Replies: 32
Views: 4809

Synth Horror Stories

I have been repairing a lot of synths lately for some friends and I have seen some crazy stuff. This got me to thinking about what was the worst thing that I have ever done to a synth myself. In my younger days, I was playing an outside gig with a band that I was in and it started to rain. I was usi...
by MOS-FET
Tue Jul 01, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Ensoniq TS-10 / TS-12 WTF?!?
Replies: 12
Views: 2628

Re: Ensoniq TS-10 / TS-12 WTF?!?

I have been wondering about the TS-10/TS-12 price difference myself. This is what I have come up with from my analisys. I assume you are referring to the pricing trends found on the worlds most frequented internet auction site. Most of the TS-10's that I have seen sell for over the $1000 price tag h...
by MOS-FET
Thu Aug 01, 2013 9:51 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: OP-X Pro
Replies: 6
Views: 4421

OP-X Pro

Anyone have any feedback on the OP-X Pro Oberheim clone?