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by logix
Wed Feb 04, 2015 8:39 am
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: Roland JX-8P vs. MKS-70
Replies: 15
Views: 8730

Re: Roland JX-8P vs. MKS-70

Yeah, they should sound about the same (from memory I recall that my A/B comparisons indicated just that). The MKS-70 is supposedly a JX-10 but with improved MIDI specs. I didn't know about the digital vs. analog LFO, but I don't understand how that would affect the sound. DCO vs. VCO on the other h...
by logix
Mon Feb 02, 2015 11:35 am
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: Non-stock LinnDrum samples
Replies: 20
Views: 12490

Re: Non-stock LinnDrum samples

This is what it says at Electrongate's "News" page: 2014-08-26 At the request of Forat Electronics , the copyright holder of the original LinnDrum samples, I have removed the Linn samples that were previously available on this site. Sorry for the inconvenience, but you can still get programmed Linn ...
by logix
Sun Feb 01, 2015 7:29 pm
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: Roland JX-8P vs. MKS-70
Replies: 15
Views: 8730

Roland JX-8P vs. MKS-70

How does the Roland JX-8P compare to the MKS-70 (both with a PG-800 programmer)? I've had a JX-8P/PG-800 for years and love it and recently got myself an MKS-70 (because I wanted a space saving rack instead of the keyboard which I want to sell). I haven't had enough time to really get to know the MK...
by logix
Sun Feb 01, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Quality MIDI keyboard controllers still available?
Replies: 30
Views: 14303

Quality MIDI keyboard controllers still available?

Are there any "pro" quality MIDI master keyboards available today? I ask because I'm an "old school" type (using hardware synths from the 80s/90s) but having been away from the music scene for the past 10-15 years I need some help getting updated. I need something to play my hardware MIDI modules bu...