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One synth songs

Post by Fortramnasdaq » Thu Mar 09, 2017 4:55 pm

I really like making entire tracks using only one synth. Here's two examples from my soundcloud:

This was made entirely on the DSI Tempest, with a bit of Boss reverb.

and this was made entirely with the Nord Lead A1.

Post your own one synth songs!

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Re: One synth songs

Post by gcoudert » Fri Mar 10, 2017 9:24 pm

Can the drums come from a different source or is that cheating?
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Re: One synth songs

Post by simesky » Mon Apr 03, 2017 4:41 am

The Soundcloud links seem to be broken! Interesting post though, I might have something to add soon :)

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Re: One synth songs

Post by Hubaswift » Mon Apr 03, 2017 5:07 am

Yea, I can't seem to check out your songs either. Anyways, MrFirechild did a series of 1 synth songs. Here's some of them:



He has a very serious look...

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Re: One synth songs

Post by Ashe37 » Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:42 am

we did an entire contest of one-synth songs here on VSE a number of years ago.

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Re: One synth songs

Post by ninja6485 » Mon Apr 03, 2017 3:10 pm

gcoudert wrote:Can the drums come from a different source or is that cheating?
Cheating! For my 1 synth competition entry, I used the JX-8P to create every drum sound from scratch. The only non JX-8P equipment was the effects processer doing basic reverb/ delay, the sequencer playing it, and the Akai s2000 I used in place of a computer w/DAW.
This looks like a psychotropic reaction. No wonder it's so popular...

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Re: One synth songs

Post by CS_TBL » Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:08 pm

FM8

One synth to rule them all.


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Re: One synth songs

Post by gcoudert » Tue Apr 04, 2017 4:50 pm

ninja6485 wrote:
gcoudert wrote:Can the drums come from a different source or is that cheating?
Cheating!
D*mn it! :lol: I'm tempted to have a go but using some of my non-listed gear. :?
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Post by krzeppa » Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:04 pm

Does it have to be original work or do covers count? I did a Futurepop/EBM cover of New Order's True Faith on Virus TI2....don't want to post it if it doesn't fit the "rules."

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Post by krzeppa » Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:06 pm

CS_TBL wrote:FM8

One synth to rule them all.


and you know it
I have finally dove deep into this guy....I would tend to agree. Very amazing!

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Re: One synth songs

Post by ninja6485 » Sat Apr 08, 2017 5:51 am

The competition ended years ago. Post it! 8-) :hifi: :drinks:
This looks like a psychotropic reaction. No wonder it's so popular...

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Post by Psy_Free » Sat Apr 08, 2017 8:07 am

Here's a song I did a while back using a Korg MS-10 for everything. (I already posted this some time ago for a similar thread I seem to recall).

Korg MS-10 Only
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Post by CS_TBL » Sat Apr 08, 2017 9:23 am

...or someone could initiate a new 1-synth contest... wouldn't that be the easier answer?
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Re: One synth songs

Post by ninja6485 » Sat Apr 08, 2017 3:33 pm

If you host a one synth, I'll do a new song for it.
This looks like a psychotropic reaction. No wonder it's so popular...

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Post by CS_TBL » Sat Apr 08, 2017 3:56 pm

Meh, I'm not really the hosting type, nor the organising type. Besides; Soundcloud, YouTube, plenty free hosting available I guess...
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