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Steffi - In The Studio

Published on Oct 24, 2017 FACTmagazine

Follow-up to her Against the Clock performance here.

"Steffi shows us her slick studio full of unusual vintage gear

Dutch techno icon Steffi made her massive Against The Clock session look easy, effortlessly gliding from synth to synth in her compact studio to create a tightly-wound electro track in just 10 minutes.

After the time was up, the Ostgut Ton

Steffi - Against The Clock

Published on Oct 12, 2017 FACTmagazine

Some nice synth spotting in this one. Sequentix P3 sequencer appears to the brain.

"The Dutch house and techno explorer creates an intense track in 10 minutes.

Steffi keeps busy. Since moving to Berlin in 2007, the Dutch-born producer has – deep breath now – released three sublime solo albums on Ostgut Ton, founded not one but two successful labels,

Toyo Gakki Ult Sound DS-4 Analog Drum Synthesizer Demo Video

Published on Sep 7, 2017 Sound Provider

"Mini Jam with the lovely Ult Sound DS-4 ProMuzer Analog Drummachine from Toyo Gakki.
It a rare Japanese four channel analogue drum synth made by Toyo Gakki in the 80's and used by Yellow Magic Orchestra. It is little noisy but fun to use and very cute with its case.
This version is modded with separate outputs for each sound, and being triggered via the

Ult Sound DS-4 (unique percussion synth) SN 970338

via this auction

"For sale is the Ult Sound DS-4 – a great-sounding ultra-rare Japanese 4 channel analogue drum synth with unique cascade triggering option - accessed by pulling individual channel sensitivity knobs.

An instrument that produces both analog drums and strange sounds. Nice high quality pots and sliders build to last. It is possible to concatenate all the sections for make

ピコピコ☆マジック / Risa  (PikoPiko☆Magic / Risa)

Published on Sep 19, 2014 su zu

Another synful video from Risa. Follow-up to Synthesizer Girl posted here.

"PikoPiko☆Magic  /  Risa     Words : Risa / Music : PONCHAN

Gear Used:
Roland System 700
Moog Memory moog+
Sequential Circuits Prophet 5
REON DriftBox S
ULT Sound DS 4

This is synth-joshi (synthesizer-girl),Risa ,who plays synthesizers and sing.
She bases her activities in Osaka

Ult-Sound DS2

via this auction

"A genuinely rare & vintage percussion synth in excellent condition and works perfectly. Have just finished sampling it and now moving it on. This is the two-channel little brother to the famous four-channel DS4 (fetches around $2000 U.S.). Grab yourself the same thick sound for much less."


via this auction

"TOYO GAKKI Japan ULT-SOUND DS-2 ProMuzer Drum Synthesizer

Each of the two independent drum sounds has sensitivity, octave, tuning, up or down sweep depth and output level controls.
Channel 1 can be switched from Cymbal (white noise) to square or sine wave outputs, and Channel 2 from Snare to square or sine wave output.
The rear panel has quarter inch jack trigger inputs and

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