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I regularly blog about vintage synthesizers and samplers, the technology used and their restoration.
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Overview Behringer launched their clone of the RSF Kobol Expander I in late 2023 and I received one of the Read more
Overview Roland expanded their 100M range of modules in late 1980 to a computer interface, the 160 module, which was Read more
Overview In December 2021 I started to work on a replica of the 1974 Minisonic 2, designed by G.D.Shaw. The Read more
Overview In March 2023 I acquired a computer card from an old DEC PDP computer, the flip chip M401. It Read more
Overview In March 2023 I bought a broken Roland EP-11 electric piano from April 1982 for £65. Rather than restore Read more
Overview Back in 1978 Roland introduced the System 100M which included a dual envelope generator (and LFO) module - the Read more
Introduction I built a clone of the Roland 100M modular system way back in 2009, before Eurorack took off, it Read more
Overview The RS-09 Organ and Strings keyboard was the most popular keyboard product from Roland from 1978 - 83. It Read more
Overview Back in 2018 I bought an original Jupiter 4 Voice Card with the plan to turn it into a Read more
Overview Back in 2018 I bought an original Jupiter 4 Voice Card with the plan to turn it into a Read more
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