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Electronic Musical Instruments OT : GAF Can Dance If We Want To

EviLore

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EviLore EviLore Thanks so much for the minilogue XD recommendation! This is a wonderful little beast!
Light weight yet well built, great presets, nice fx stick, quality knobs, very meaty and analogue sounding.
Cool, glad you like it! It'll probably be my next hardware pick up too.

There's a lot of power there. Keep in mind the digital oscillator is user programmable, too, and people have made some good stuff with it already that you can download, so it'll have a lot of longevity to it:

 

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Cool, glad you like it! It'll probably be my next hardware pick up too.

There's a lot of power there. Keep in mind the digital oscillator is user programmable, too, and people have made some good stuff with it already that you can download, so it'll have a lot of longevity to it:

Yeah, that's great news. I noticed it came with a free code for the Korg Software Bundle. So I have to check that out too. There are like 300 open spots in the bank on top of the vanilla preset sounds so this is going to keep me busy for a while :messenger_beaming:
 

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I bought myself a digital piano to mess around with. It's interesting coming from the guitar. I mostly just been playing scales and learning a few chords. So far I've found the trickiest thing is geting used to the fingering. I've had no problem playing the scales with just my right or left hand, but I have to really slow down playing both cos that left hand switch gets me everytime.
 
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I bought myself a digital piano to mess around with. It's interesting coming from the guitar. I mostly just been playing scales and learning a few chords. So far I've found the trickiest thing is geting used to the fingering. I've had no problem playing the scales with just my right or left hand, but I have to really slow down playing both cos that left hand switch gets me everytime.
What kind of digital piano? I need details. Don't tell me you just happened to pick up one of these at an estate sale or something.
 

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I play one of these bad boys. Fx-1 digital accordion. Song of storms from ocarina of time is a prefect practice song as your left hand has to jump about a lot.
 

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What kind of digital piano? I need details. Don't tell me you just happened to pick up one of these at an estate sale or something.
I wouldn't know where to begin with that. I bought a Yamaha P-45. After doing a bit of reading up I thought it'd be best to get a full size one with weighted keys.
 
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I will take that Moog off your hands FREE OF CHARGE!!!!! :messenger_beaming:
That's a great little work station.
that sounds like a terrible idea.

really, thanks.

keeping in line with the OP, I've been making music since I was 15...exactly two-thirds of my life. I started with pause button breaks on my grandmother's console and evolved to what's in this picture. taken breaks but never figured out how to function without it. I got into making it because all I did was listen to it. it's full on therapy at this point
 
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EviLore

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Sweet setup T-Square T-Square ! Love my Grandmother, pretty much a desert island monosynth. Worth it for the spring reverb alone.




Roland just dropped a ton of new gear, btw, including two grooveboxes, mc-101 ($499, 4 tracks, can run on batteries) and mc-707 ($999, 8 tracks):



Almost like a TR-8S++, looks good.



Also the Jupiter Xm and X, though they're digital and pricey ($1499/$2499)





$1499, mini keys, digital. Seems overly expensive compared to something like the Minilogue XD. For gigs the Jupiter X seems preferable, but that's not out until next year.
 
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Sweet setup T-Square T-Square ! Love my Grandmother, pretty much a desert island monosynth. Worth it for the spring reverb alone
thank you. the physical spring was the selling point for me. if you haven't already run it thru a delay pedal...crazy
 
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Kinda salty on the X. Looks like a rebadged Jupiter 80. If you are going with the old aesthetics, it ought to have the old sound as well. That or just do something completely new. Behringer is going to eat Roland alive if they continue on this course. That's coming from someone dumb enough to own an original JP-8. I'd go with VSTs before I spent that much on the Jupiter X, or if you need hardware, go with an Integra-7.

Edit: Not to sound like some goofball elitist either, I use a Juno 2 more than the JP-8 and would easily take a Juno 2 over all of Roland's modern offerings
 
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EviLore

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Kinda salty on the X. Looks like a rebadged Jupiter 80. If you are going with the old aesthetics, it ought to have the old sound as well. That or just do something completely new. Behringer is going to eat Roland alive if they continue on this course. That's coming from someone dumb enough to own an original JP-8. I'd go with VSTs before I spent that much on the Jupiter X, or if you need hardware, go with an Integra-7.
Agreed, though Behringer is going to eat a lot of companies' lunches by 2020-2021 at the rate they're progressing.


 
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EviLore

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Boog Model D and the Neutron have price dropped to $223.99 each. Obscene.


 
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Boog Model D and the Neutron have price dropped to $223.99 each. Obscene.


Grabbed a boog back at release. Thing is a beast, and totally worth it. Closest thing to a perfect clone that I’ve seen and at a fraction of the cost.

The interminable wait for the rd8 continues. If they nail that like they did the boog, and with pitching for the bassdrum, I...I just don’t know.
 
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May have to snag the new Roland MC 707 groovebox. It's not perfect but seems pretty deep and I hope it will get updated with a few sorely needed features. Bit pricey currently though.
 
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Damn Behringer is on fire lately.
Store a few blocks from me sells all of their stuff. Time to take a little walk!

Lately I've been into midi controlled fx glitching, wild envelopes and delay FX, but all software.
 
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Lately I've been into midi controlled fx glitching, wild envelopes and delay FX, but all software.
I feel you- I've got a bunch of analog polys and monos, but lately it's been all itb. That's how I started, so it comes real easy. And there's just so much incredible software these days...
 

EviLore

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"Announcing the Return of the Moog Model 10 Synthesizer"

Neat. So, how mu--





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"Announcing the Return of the Moog Model 10 Synthesizer"

Neat. So, how mu--





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Gotta take that NeoGAF money and make some sacrifices. A month of mac n'cheese and a slimy "looking for 80's synth coverband members" flyer will lead to the ladies!

Get it and start creating.
 
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