Synth 101 -P2 : What is a filter?

Synth 101 -P2 : What is a filter?

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...
Get the most out of the Novation Peak synth

Get the most out of the Novation Peak synth

Novation is always coming up with cool and interesting approach to traditionnal synth. They have now the PEAK, an 8 voices polyphonic desktop module that uses NCOs. What are Numerically Controlled Oscillators? Announcing the PEAK as having ” Digital where it...
Nu-Trix song deconstructed + free audio loops

Nu-Trix song deconstructed + free audio loops

Song deconstructed I got a request from one of my YouTube subscriber (Hi Piotr) to demo how I would integrate my Roland A-01 into a song. I decided to use a song I was working on and made a performance out of it. In this performance I’m using no computer, my...
Roland SH-01a review, hidden features

Roland SH-01a review, hidden features

The Roland SH-01a I have to admit, the orignal SH-101 has always been a vintage classic synth that I enjoyed. In the mid 90’s a musician friend of mine had an SH-101 and it always sounded cool. I didn’t knew why but it felt like it was almost impossible to...
An ARP Odyssey for 40$

An ARP Odyssey for 40$

An ARP Odyssey for 40$! Of course the price is surprising. It’s hard to get your hands on any synth under 100$, let alone a vintage classic. But in this day and age of virtual synth it’s possible to get a piece of the vintage synth action for a fraction of the price....