Synth 101 – P.1 : what is an oscillator?

Synth 101 – P.1 : what is an oscillator?

When starting in synthesis is can be difficult to ready understand the meaning of each part found in your synth. It doesn’t matter if the synth is real analogue, digital or a VST soft synth, the synthesis concepts all start from the same basics. In this series...
Synthesis 101 : How to make your own sounds from scratch

Synthesis 101 : How to make your own sounds from scratch

When starting in synthesis is can be difficult to ready understand the meaning of each part found in your synth. It doesn’t matter if the synth is real analogue, digital or a VST soft synth, the synthesis concepts all start from the same basics. In this series...
Novation Circuit MonoStation Versus BassStation II

Novation Circuit MonoStation Versus BassStation II

Novation is presenting the Circuit Mono Station as a Bass Station II with a Sequencer. My first impression was that is had a less powerful synthesis engine. But When I actually tried it, I was more than amaze. I’m now thinking of selling my Bass Station II to...
Novation Circuit MonoStation review

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...
The Waldorf Rocket : Small size but powerful punch

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...