Sonicprojects OP-X

Remember the OP-X? The site's been updated a bit. Title link takes you to some samples and more info. And yes, there is a sample of Van Halen's Jump.

Moog Little Phatty Samples by Eric Frampton

Title link takes you to a 1.4M mp3 of Eric Frampton strolling through the Little Phatty presets.

"This is me very quickly going through some of the presets. No sequencers, no production, just a line out of the LP into ProTools, editing for time, normalized, and nuttin' else."

Thanks Eric!


Title link takes you to shots of the EKO Pony Synth pulled from this auction. I'm not going to bother with the details from the auction. If you know more about this piece, please comment, but it just looks like one of those combo string/brass/organ keyboards with preset rhythms. The auction details compares it to a Juno 60. Yeah right. Buyer beware. Interesting piece though. I'm putting this up for the archives...

Handmade Electronic Music

"Early electronic music (& the recording of music itself) was born of experimenting artists & engineers, patiently listening to the bleeps, swoops and crackles of electricity as it flowed through components loving soldered together by hand. The early pioneers of electronic music had to build their own instruments from scratch, finding new sounds as they went, inventing entirely new musical languages & forms, pulling new sounds from the ether.

Livewire Electronics Breaks off from EAR Group

It's official. Livewire goes solo."INTRODUCING LIVEWIRE ELECTRONICSLivewire Electronics announced today that it has set out on its own and is no longer associated with The EAR Group."Demand for Livewire products has grown dramatically over the past six months and I feel we have outgrown the benefit of being part of a collective.", says Livewire owner and EAR Group co-founder, Mike

Reverence by Audio Damage

Another by Chris of Analog Industries. Title link takes you to images, samples and more info.Audio Damage makes top notch products.» Simple-to-use reverb settings, with pre-delay, time, and size, plus an extensive filtering section to shape the reverb tail» Fluid and logical vintage-style user interface» Optimized reverb algorithm for low CPU load» MIDI Learn feature for full

Roger Odonnell on Sonic State

Podcast and downloadable mp3 on Sonic State."We've got a bit of a treat for you all this week - we're talking Roger Odonnell who's been a touring and studio keyboard player since the 1980's where he began by playing with 80's pop sensation The Thompson Twins, then moving on to the Psychedelic Furs and finally a long stint with The Cure.Roger talks to us about his recent work - including a new

Synthesizer Service Vintage Synth Price List

We all know PrePal. Title link takes you to another price list. This one by the Synthesizer Service Center. The prices are in GBP, but you can easily convert them here.Update: General consensus is that this is not a price list, but a list of what they have in stock. Dealer prices are usually higher so that's obviously something to consider.

Thingamagoop - New Flickr Shot

flickr by gentle bakemono."Thingamagoop Conquers the World!"Hmm... I could see this turning into the gnome in Amelie.

Moog - New Flickr Shot

flickr by Mark Henderson Portfolio.

Treat Yourself :)