Dave Smith Instruments In the Spotlight With the Rev2 and Alex Kopp of Third Eye Blind

You'll find the full interview here.

"Alex Kopp is a producer, composer, and musician who originally hails from Canton, Ohio, and is keyboardist for the band Third Eye Blind. He’s also working on various projects for TV and film, and is producing a variety of other artists.

We chatted with Alex about how he’s using the Prophet Rev2."

You can find previous posts featuring DSI's Spotlight

OB-Sizzle // OB-6, Sub37, TR8

Published on Jan 8, 2018 MR TUNA Music

"A burning riff on the OB, twisting up that SEM filter then it’s a weird, unmanageable custom patch on the Sub with the 909 slams and flams of the TR8
Eventually it just all falls apart like it tends to do."

How ideas form of course.

Dave Smith - Evolver Presentation (2003)

Published on Jan 7, 2018 Paul Dither

A look back at Dave Smith presenting his first new hardware synthesizer as Dave Smith Instruments. One of my favorite synths and now a modern classic.

"An Evolver presentation from 2003. Filmed by and at the Synthesiser Service Centre, London, UK, then UK distributor for Dave Smith's Evolver, Roger Linn's AdrenaLinn, and a wide range of digital audio

Almost Gone - OB-6, MPC Live, Dominion Club & Dominion 1, Arp Odyssey, etc, et al.....

Published on Jan 6, 2018 Cave Way

"This week I had a brush with my own mortality, and almost took myself out in an extremely unintentional and careless way. 1 trip to the ER, and its all better. While I was going through an emergency surgery, and under the influence of propofol, I asked if I could record the room - and those samples and vibe turned into this. Much like the other vids, lots of

DSI Prophet 12 Sounds and Demo - No Talking

Published on Jan 5, 2018 Pure Ambient Drone

"Going through some presets on the Dave Smith Instruments Prophet 12. Featuring sounds and demo with no talking."

Small Studio Tour by Howling Terror

Published on Jan 3, 2018 thehowlingterror

"A rig rundown of what I'm using on music that can be heard at https://soundcloud.com/howling-terror"

A studio tour in via MATRIXSYNTH reader Howling Terror. Synths come in at 6:40.

Waldorf Blofeld desktop
DSI Tempest
KORG Electribe SX with custom Japan sun overlay
DSI Evolver with custom overlay
KORG Electribe EMX
Small eurorack system

Prophet '08: What Child Is This

Published on Jan 3, 2018 Sacred Synthesis

"This is a new recording of a previous piece. An instrumental variation on a classic Christmas hymn.

DSI Prophet '08 Keyboard (2)
DSI Prophet '08 Module

DSI Evolver Desktop
Hammond XPK 200L Pedalboard

Lexicon MX300
Alesis Nanoverb 2

Performed live and recorded directly to a Tascam CD-RW900 Mk II.


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