What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

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What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by HideawayStudio » Fri Sep 04, 2009 11:26 pm

What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released??

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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by maindeglorie » Sat Sep 05, 2009 12:05 am

I'm still searching, but the more I go discrete... the more organic I find it.

You may have the most organic synth as the first thing in your signature. Is yours working?

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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by braincandy » Sat Sep 05, 2009 12:19 am

I don't know. Why?
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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by RobotHeroes » Sat Sep 05, 2009 2:20 am



That.
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Post by Christopher Winkels » Sat Sep 05, 2009 2:29 am

maindeglorie wrote:I'm still searching, but the more I go discrete... the more organic I find it.

You may have the most organic synth as the first thing in your signature. Is yours working?
I'm inclined to agree with much of this.

Discrete transistors, tubes, aging components, analog envelopes, distortion, loose part tolerances, crappy power supplies - they all play a part in adding that dash of random, fuzzy, organic goodness.

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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by Automatic Gainsay » Sat Sep 05, 2009 2:52 am

Christopher Winkels wrote:
maindeglorie wrote:I'm still searching, but the more I go discrete... the more organic I find it.

You may have the most organic synth as the first thing in your signature. Is yours working?
I'm inclined to agree with much of this.

Discrete transistors, tubes, aging components, analog envelopes, distortion, loose part tolerances, crappy power supplies - they all play a part in adding that dash of random, fuzzy, organic goodness.
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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by Ghost of Crow » Sat Sep 05, 2009 2:52 am

Anything with ORGAN in the title of course. Capitals take precedant.

Lets take it back. Synths ARE for programming. ye can take ot o that what ye want. So its to someones "organic" thought, what THEY want. Then ye have how close ye can get the knobs to find that sound in yer heid.
Hmmm organic has went to the head now. f**k it. Organs in yer pants are the most responsive; important and at the front of decision making.
Get a f**k listen to a giant church/cathedral/umiversity organ with a decent player/You? Yer bollocks will thank you.
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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by snsr » Sat Sep 05, 2009 3:41 am

RobotHeroes wrote:

That.

That really does sound like a sick synth (or, obviously, vice-versa) - especially the first half.

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Post by Villi » Sat Sep 05, 2009 4:49 am

Photosynthesis? Or protein synthesis? :oops:

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Post by CZ Rider » Sat Sep 05, 2009 5:46 am

I think it was an Oberheim.
Frankensynthesis? :shock:
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my SK1 after I recorded myself farting into it
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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by Primal Drive » Sat Sep 05, 2009 6:19 am

Organic sounding? Wow, in all my 800 years of being the Jug-eye master to female Padawans I've never come across this question.

By organic do you mean as in being able to replicate the sounds of a living creature's digestive system (or perhaps coming closet to producing the mythical brown note)?

Or did you mean "orgasmic", as in, "Man, I haven't had a gf/bf in 5 years, but playing this new synth of mine is better than sex"?



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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by HideawayStudio » Sat Sep 05, 2009 9:41 am

Primal Drive wrote:Organic sounding? Wow, in all my 800 years of being the Jug-eye master to female Padawans I've never come across this question.

By organic do you mean as in being able to replicate the sounds of a living creature's digestive system (or perhaps coming closet to producing the mythical brown note)?

Or did you mean "orgasmic", as in, "Man, I haven't had a gf/bf in 5 years, but playing this new synth of mine is better than sex"?



Don't mind me. My mind's just a little off kilter. :twisted:
What the h**l are you guys on? :)

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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by HideawayStudio » Sat Sep 05, 2009 9:47 am

CZ Rider wrote:I think it was an Oberheim.
Frankensynthesis? :shock:
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Man that really is organic.... I had no idea!! :)

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Re: What Was the Most Organic Sounding Synth Ever Released?

Post by HideawayStudio » Sat Sep 05, 2009 9:58 am

maindeglorie wrote:I'm still searching, but the more I go discrete... the more organic I find it.

You may have the most organic synth as the first thing in your signature. Is yours working?
It did fairly until recently and it will again... It's currently somewhere in the Pacific in a crate weighing 780 lb!!! I'm hoping to gently cajole the beast into just enough life to let people get a flavour of what an original one is supposed to sound like prior to a long term full restoration project.

Anyway... Interesting suggestion :) but this wan't meant to be a gratuitous brag.... I'm genuinely interested in suggestions on this one - I'm surprised no one has mentioned the Mini Moog yet - afterall, isn't it known for never making the same noise twice??

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