Novation Circuit MonoStation review

Novation Circuit MonoStation : First impression The Novation Circuit series is a really fun series. The original Circuit brought in a very fun and powerful sequencer playing 2 NOVA synths on top of triggering 4 sampled drum sounds. The Circuit Mono Station reuses the...

Get the most out the D-05 Sequencer and Arppegiator

How to program the D-05 sequencer The D-05 includes a Sequencer and an Arpeggiator. They can be used separately or simultaneously. Together they could even offer some type of accompagnement: i.e. With a patch in Split mode you could program a bassline on the Lower...

Been watching all your videos, I certainly have you to thank for helping me get my head around my tr08! Thanks for putting these vids together dude. Exciting times for music tech, never thought I’d own an 808 and 101. Don’t care that they’re clones!

The Waldorf Rocket : Small size but powerful punch

The Waldorf Rocket It's a small synth desktop module that packs a punch. It has a Virtual analogue Oscillator combined with a real Waldorf analogue filter. One top of that, it has one LFO, an Arp and an audio VCF in. It has no memory. What you see it what you get. It...

Is the Roland MX-1 Mixer the ultimate Roland Boutique mixer?

The MX-1 : the best mixer for the Roland boutique? Which mixer is the best for using with the Roland Boutique series. When using more than one boutique synth the question come fast. Some think the MX-1 is the ultimate Boutique Mixer. It's made by Roland It support the...

Jeff Williams

The Roland D-05 Synthesis

Why is the D-50 important historically? The Roland D-50 was the first big hit Rompler with a twist. Just after the huge success of the Yamaha’s DX-7 FM synthesis the rapid evolution of technology brought the option of using short digital recording of actual sounds as...

What to buy for making EDM?

What to buy to start making EDM? A lot of the questions I receive are about how to start making electronic music. I remember the pull into creating music I got in my teenage years. “How do I start making EDM? What should I buy?” Joe Carter Hello Nu-Trix! I’m just...

Thanks. Great introduction and overview for the se-02, and also a good basic course on the functions of a synthesizer.
Blooshot Pyramid

The Novation Circuit synthesis engine walkthrough.

The Novation Circuit Synthesis engine The Novation Circuit has 2 Nova Synths. Those synth are surprisingly powerful. The original Nova synth where part of the first generation of virtual analogue synths. Like I explained in another post Novation Circuit firmware 1.6...

How to setup your Roland Boutique with Ableton Live

How to setup Ableton Live with Roland Boutique devices. Each Roland Boutique is a little bit different even if they share a common design. They have the same footprint, most of them have the same connectivity (Phone, Mix in, Output, MIDI IN OUT) some them even have CV...

Great video! It is good to watch someone explaining how to understand the structure, the different modules, etc. Once we get the concept, there is a world of possibilities for new sounds 🙂
Marcus Padrini


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