Category Archives: Vintage synths

Fixing Missing Voices on a Roland Juno 6

I’ve had this Juno 6 for about 15 years, but for the last 8 or so years, 2 of the 6 voices have not worked – the 1st and 3rd note played after switching it on would give a slight … Continue reading

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Eclectic Method – A Brief History of Sampling

MP3 DOWNLOAD: soundcloud.com/eclecticmethod/a-brief-history-of-sampling A video remix journey through the history of sampling taking in some of the most noted breaks and riffs of the decades. A chronological journey from the Beatles’ use of the Mellotron in the 60s to the … Continue reading

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Yocto 808 TR-808 Clone unboxing

So the other day I received the Yocto 808 kit which I had on back order a while back. Basically, it is an exact clone (apart from I think one component) of the Roland TR-808. As you can see from … Continue reading

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Moby’s Studio

Yeah… I’d like time to play with all of that gear..

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RJD2’s Studio

Ramble John Krohn (better known as the musician/producer RJD2) gives us a tour around his incredible home studio – while bakes us an  apple-raspberry cobbler while he’s at it… His massive collection includes a Hammond, a fantastic Yamaha CS-80, a … Continue reading

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Synth Brittania

A documentary following a generation of post-punk musicians who took the synthesiser from the experimental fringes to the centre of the pop stage. So much analogue gear….

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Have an Analogue Christmas!

Because nothing says ‘Festive Spirit’ like a load of vintage audio gear covered in fairy lights… HAPPY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE!

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