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Re: pick 5 of the very best.

Post by 23 » Sun Jun 17, 2007 12:28 pm

clueless wrote:Imagine you had to get rid of all your gear and choose only one of the following for the your pleasures:

1 Poly
2 Mono
3 Drum machine
4 Sequencer
5 Wild card ( your own choice.)

Only 5 pieces and No modulars allowed!!
1. EMU P2500 (XL ROM, Techno Yard ROM, sounds of the ZR ROM, and Protozoa ROM, that'll give me enough timbrality and a deep enough architecture coupled with waves to cover almost any base I need) [ummm, now the P is DAMN modular in nature, so I'm not sure if it counts or not]

2. FutureRetro 777

3. EMU P2500 (with a Protean ROM and Techno Beat ROM, I'd not only have same damn good acoustic sets available, not only some basic 909 and 808 sampels available, but enough analogue based waves and a deep enough architecture to go to town in regard to creating my own drum timbres)

4. If software is allowed, Ableton Live, if software isn't allowed I'd say a Roland MV8000 (that, coupled with two Ps and the 7, I have damn hefty amount of sequencing power available).

5. Roland V-Synth

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Re: pick 5 of the very best.

Post by OggeOJ » Sun Jun 17, 2007 1:38 pm

1 Korg M1
2 Arp2600, if it counts as modular then Moog Voyager
3 Elektron Machinedrum
4 Doepfer MAQ 16/3 or Schaltwerk
5 OH MAN, THE Wavestation or Prophet 5.
yeah, im also obsessed with it.

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Re: pick 5 of the very best.

Post by JJQ » Sun Jun 17, 2007 2:20 pm

1 Poly - Roland Jupiter-8
2 Mono - Minimoog D
3 Drum machine - Rolant TR-808
4 Sequencer - Roland TB-303 :lol:
5 Wild card - Oberheim Xpander
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Post by modulator_esp » Sun Jun 17, 2007 2:41 pm

1. Matrix 12
2. Mono/Poly
3. ER-1
4. P3
5. Prophet VS
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Post by Bob-omb » Sun Jun 17, 2007 3:26 pm

1 Roland JD-800
2 Moog LP
3 Roland TR-808
4 Cubase running on a Macbook
5 Solina String Ensemble

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Post by Jack Spider » Sun Jun 17, 2007 3:49 pm

If I had to trim everything down, it would be thus:

1. Roland Jupiter 6
2. Moog Little Phatty Stage
3. Boss DR-880
4. N/A - I don't use sequencers.
5. Alesis QS8.2 with Vintage Keys Q-Card.
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Post by Soundwave » Sun Jun 17, 2007 7:32 pm

I've already downsized! :?

1) AN1X
2) Pulse+
3) 309
4) Revolution (almost the AN1X or Regalwerk)
5) Polymorph

For a wanna have list.

1)Waldorf Wave
3)Maybe a Machinedrum with sample upgrade or Rackattack if I didn't want my 309.
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Post by roginator » Sun Jun 17, 2007 8:51 pm

1.prophet 5

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Post by roginator » Sun Jun 17, 2007 8:51 pm

1.prophet 5

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Post by brian.only » Sun Jun 17, 2007 10:51 pm

Right now a Trident, usually prophet 10
'analog' trap kit :wink:
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Post by waveterm » Mon Jun 18, 2007 12:19 am

1. PPG Wave 2.3
2. minimoog w. internal Midi
3. Akai MPC-60 ( or 3000 )
4. Schrittmacher
5. Laptop w. Reason 4

Haha......just kidding.

No 5 would be...................

a Waveterm B of course !!

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Post by JSRockit » Mon Jun 18, 2007 12:47 am

1) Monomachine
2) Moog Little Phatty
3) Elektron Machinedrum UW
4) Akai MPC1000
5) Korg EMX-1
6) Yamaha CS01 MKII
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Re: pick 5 of the very best.

Post by crystalmsc » Mon Jun 18, 2007 10:44 am

1. uWaveXT 30V, as the main multitimbal polysynth
2. Pulse+, as a mono synth and analog filter to process the other
3. MC-307, as a drum machine, real time groovy box and some rompler sound source
4. Dual Core Laptop, running SONAR and VSTs (fx,synth,sampler) and a lot of samples
5. Karma (with Moss board and some expansion card) for the sound, multi engine, Karma Function, as a controller for above gears and Karma MW software in the laptop :wink:
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Post by clueless » Mon Jun 18, 2007 1:56 pm

Wow! There are some wild differences of opinion. Surprised the Andy ain't getting more of a mention.
For the record here's my choices:

1 Big Andy
2 Oddy (I class it as a mono)
3 808
4 ARP sequencer (Yeah I know it's very old school but paired with the oddy!! :P

Yeah... not very original I know, but I am a man of simple choices.

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Post by Analogue Crazy » Mon Jun 18, 2007 3:20 pm

1.) Juno-60
2.) SH-5
3.) TR-808
4.) ARP Sequencer
5.) CS-40M
A6 Andromeda, MS20 Mini, M500SP, DS-8, Motif 7, DX11,

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