Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

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Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by celebutante » Tue May 14, 2013 7:25 pm

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Can't believe I'm the first to post this. As mentioned on FB where I saw it, it's likely fake- six LFO's and six filters seems a little odd unless it's something like a Sequential Six-Trak where it's a six mono multitimbral deal. It looks a little basic and hacky. But no one thought the MS20 mini and Volca boxes were real either, right? Discuss! 8-)
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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Sir Ruff » Tue May 14, 2013 7:28 pm

celebutante wrote:Can't believe I'm the first to post this.
It's clearly a fake mock-up, so not much to get excited about.
Do you even post on vse bro?

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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Miles Powerhouse » Tue May 14, 2013 8:17 pm

After what happened with the KingKorg, I have no idea what to believe.

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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Walter Ego » Tue May 14, 2013 8:50 pm

It certainly could be done, but I have a hard time believing in that layout/architecture. It looks lifted directly from the face of the original monotron. If it was a hypothetical mockup or something, maybe...it seems pretty obvious its not physically real. But it certainly is possible. Whoever put that together ain't the most creative. What about any other features/mod routing?

Also, the LFO switcher still says "Standby" as one of the options. In monotron speak, that means "OFF". So, there are 6 on/off switches?
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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Bitexion » Tue May 14, 2013 9:23 pm

It's just a copy-pasted mashup picture. Probably someone wants a synth like that and made it in photoshop.

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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Em Pe Ge » Tue May 14, 2013 11:05 pm

yup.. totally fake.

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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Stab Frenzy » Wed May 15, 2013 2:05 am

celebutante wrote:Can't believe I'm the first to post this.
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It looks a little basic and hacky. But no one thought the MS20 mini and Volca boxes were real either, right? Discuss! 8-)
Go back to the start of the MS-20 mini thread and have a read of it again.

I can't believe anybody posted this at all, I'd be pretty embarrassed to have that particular honour. :lol: Cutting and pasting random bits of Korg things onto a P08 and not even bothering to keep the shading the same on the wood sides? Looks like it was done by someone using photoshop for the first time.

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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by piRoN » Wed May 15, 2013 2:34 am

I especially like the fact that it uses the same knobs as the original Monotron - which going by their size in the picture means that each of the keys is around 6mm wide.

Presumably it comes with some sort of key-pressing stylus to play it.
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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by madmarkmagee » Wed May 15, 2013 1:31 pm

piRoN wrote:I especially like the fact that it uses the same knobs as the original Monotron - which going by their size in the picture means that each of the keys is around 6mm wide.

Presumably it comes with some sort of key-pressing stylus to play it.

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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Hybrid88 » Wed May 15, 2013 5:30 pm

I'd love to know who would actually believe this - I mean is Korg really going to release yet another piece of gear so soon after the MS and Voca's? Especially considering the already apparent catch up on the MS and the fact the Volca's aren't even in shops yet.

I mean seriously, that sounds feasible? :lol:
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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Re-Member » Wed May 15, 2013 5:31 pm

It's fake. I remember seeing this exact image pop up on another forum about a year ago.

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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Jabberwalky » Wed May 15, 2013 6:24 pm

Ha! Prett dodgy. I remember when the mopho was coming out, I quickly photoshopped a shitty mopho keys. Of course the image circulated around and a lot of people believed it. Image

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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Blue Monster 65 » Wed May 15, 2013 8:08 pm

Holy cow! Is that the Mopho keys mark II? :lol:
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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by Jabberwalky » Wed May 15, 2013 10:20 pm

It certainly is! They've decided to add the push it button for the mark 2. It will function as a random patch generator.

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Re: Korg Monotron 6? Huh?!?

Post by zoomtheline » Wed May 15, 2013 10:51 pm

The actual mopho keyboard (mk1 ha) had the push it anyway. Although if it acted as a random patch generator I would have maybe thought twice about getting rid of it.

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