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behringer shares plans for cloning roland system 100m modular synthesizer – synthtopia

uli behringer today shared his company’s plans for a new line of eurorack synth modules, based on classic roland system 100m designs:this slideshow requires javascript.the behringer m100 modular system includes 13 module designs:system 100 174 parametric eqsystem 100 173 quad signal gate/ patch baysystem 100 172 phase shifter/audio delay/gate delay/lfosystem 100 165 dual portamento controllersystem 100 150 ring mod/noise/ s&h/lfosystem 100 132 dual cv/audio mixer & cv generatorsystem 100 131 mixer/oscillator/ headphone ampsystem 100 130 dual vcasystem 100 121 dual vcfsystem 100 112 dual vcosystem 100 182 analog sequencersystem 100 140 dual envelope/lfosystem 100 110 vco/vcf/vcabehringer describes the designs as initial drafts.behringer hea...




how to build a diy spring reverb kit – synthtopia

in his latest video, markus fuller takes a look at building a diy spring reverb for modular synthesizers.the video looks at building a eurorack forma...




behringer shares plans for cloning roland system 100 modular synthesizer – synthtopia

uli behringer today shared his company’s plans for a new line of eurorack synth modules, based on classic roland system 100 designs:this slideshow requires javascript.the behringer m100 modular system includes 13 module designs:system 100 174 parametric eqsystem 100 173 quad signal gate/ patch baysystem 100 172 phase shifter/audio delay/gate delay/lfosystem 100 165 dual portamento controllersystem 100 150 ring mod/noise/ s&h/lfosystem 100 132 dual cv/audio mixer & cv generatorsystem 100 131 mixer/oscillator/ headphone ampsystem 100 130 dual vcasystem 100 121 dual vcfsystem 100 112 dual vcosystem 100 182 analog sequencersystem 100 140 dual envelope/lfosystem 100 110 vco/vcf/vcabehringer describes the designs as initial drafts.behringer head...




wmd fracture multi-particle crowd percussion synthesizer now available – synthtopia

wmd’s new fracture multi-particle percussion synthesizer eurorack module is now available.fracture uses single impulse samples like claps, snaps and ping pong balls and then plays a group of similar samples back in a psuedo-random order, creating a crowd effect.in the video above, wmd’s alex anderson gives us an overview of fracture at this year’s namm show. the video below offers  studio demo of fra...




new ‘link’ euro module lets you integrate, sync multiple modular synthesizers – synthtopia

ahead of superbooth 2018, evaton technologies has introduced link, a new eurorack module that’s designed to make it easy to connect and sync multiple modular synth rigs.link is a 4hp eurorack synth module that lets you connect up to 18 cv or audio signals between two moduar synth racks, over a single standard hdmi cable. link is a 100% passive module, and allows signals to travel in either direction.link offers 10 mono jacks and 4 stereo jacks, so you can sync multiple modular systems, and share audio and c...




new sega genesis virtual instrument – synthtopia

looplords has introduced genetix, a plugin featuring the sound of the sega genesis.here’s what they have to say about it:genetix is a plugin instrument inspired by the classic sound of the sega genesis (megadrive in europe) video game console. it features 100 multi-sampled epic fm sounds inspired by the music of one of the greatest console of all time. an additional 13 sounds has been added as a bonus.each sound have been careful...




layr for ios gets massive update – synthtopia

this slideshow requires javascript.living memory software has released layr version 1.2, described as ‘a massive update’ for the ios software synthesizer.here’s what’s new in layr 1.2:audio unit: layr now includes a fully functional audio unit version with a dynamic user interface that adapts to the available screen space.pdf manual: the old help system is replaced by a comprehensive manual which can be read in-app or exported to your preferred pdf reader.improved user interface: the entire ui has been given a modern facelift including pinch to zoom, double tap to zoom and fully labelled controls in the layer editor.instrument mixer drag & drop: instrument and layer strips can now be re-arranged in the instrument mixer. layers can be...




zetaohm updates flxs1 eurorack sequencer – synthtopia

san francisco based synth makers zetaohm have released firmware 18 for their 4 channel eurorack sequencer flxs1firmware 18 provides a wide range of new features:channel randomizationpattern chainingsong modemidi channel selectionnew gate typespattern change triggerscustom quantize modesquantized cv2 voltage outputvarious bug fixes and minor improvements the manual has been updated to include ...




awesome korg monologue desktop synth mod – synthtopia

woodworker & synthesist david picciutoshared this video, which visually demonstrates how to modify a stock korg monologue to turn it into a monologue desktop synth.it’s a complex mod, but...




moon modular m504 voltage-controlled low pass filter now available – synthtopia

ahead of superbooth 2018, moon modular’s gert jalass let us know that they are now shipping the m504 voltage-controlled low pass filter.the m504 is a traditional ladder-type low pass filter, with switchable 6/12/18/24 db/oct slope and voltage-controllable cutoff frequency and regeneration.a three-way slope toggle switch lets you select between 12 db/oct, 6 or 18 db/oct (switchable via jumper on the rear side) and 24 db/...




soundswitch lighting control system now supports ableton link – synthtopia

soundswitch – a hardware + software system for controlling stage lighting – has been updated to support ableton link.the video demo, embedded above, demonstrates soundswitch sync’ed to ableton live. with the update, you can send midi directly to soundswitch to cont...




befaco midi thing update adds user-requested features – synthtopia

spanish euro manufacturer befaco has released midi thing v2 firmware. the updated firmware comes with a variety of new user-requested features:twelve different functional modes including polyphonic, monophonic and drum modesselectable clock resolutions: 48, 24, 12, 6 and ...




pittsburgh modular lifeforms primary oscillator coming at superbooth 2018 – synthtopia

this slideshow requires javascript.ahead of superbooth 2018, pittsburgh modular shared a sneak preview of what they plan on showing, including the new lifeforms primary oscillator.the primary oscillator fe...




unofficial behringer model d video manual – synthtopia

the latest loopop video is a ‘video manual’ for the behringer model d analog synthesizer.video summary:behringer’s main achievement, aside from creating a faithful and great sounding synth, is pricing it at $300. in this video i review som...




synth-werk superbooth 2018 teaser – synthtopia

synth-werk shared this teaser for their line of 5u synth modules, inspired by classic moog modular designs, which they will be presenting at superbooth 2018. synth-werk modules follow the design and construction of classic moog counterparts, using nos components where applicable an...




deluge 2.0 update debuting at superbooth 2018 – synthtopia

synthstrom audible let us know that they will be introducing deluge firmware 2.0 at superbooth 2018, scheduled for may 3-5, 2018.lead engineer rohan hill has been working on a number of significant changes to the deluge’s firmware. new features include:arranger – synthstrom says it will be the most powerful and flexible song arranging mode of any modern hardware sequencer.virtual-analog synth engine improvements – new analog-modeled filter “drive” and oscillator types.memory management improved 30-fold – since firmware v1.2.0...




free behringer model d settings editor – synthtopia

developer mikkel gravgaard has introduced a free browser-based settings editor for the behringer model d analog synthesizer.model d settings is a simple web app that allows you to configure your behringer model d. it configures the behrin...




moogfest 2018 full schedule now available – synthtopia

moogfest 2018 organizers have unveiled the full schedule for the event, scheduled for may 17-20 in durham, nc.the full schedule includes over 200 workshops, masterclasses, and conversationg, along with this year’s film programming, among which are “bight of the twin,” genesis p-orridge’s exploration of the origins of voodoo in benin; the bedroom community tour film “everything everywhere all the time”; gavin rayna russom’s experimental short, “no more white presidents”; the armen ra biopic “when my sorrow died”; and more. all films will be accompanied by an artist conversation directly following the screening.moogfest 2018 lineup:adam robertsaisha devialexandre bazinalex zhang hungtaiamber markannie hartarmen raaurora h...




new ‘grid’ modular midi controllers debuting at superbooth 2018 – synthtopia

budapest-based intech studioshared this sneak preview of grid, a new system of modular midi controllers that they plan to introduce at superbooth 2018.they’ve introduced two grid controller modules:b16sharp control switches.action packed modules. grid control ...




new moog subharmonicon an all-in-one eurorack synth – synthtopia

moog today unveiled the subharmonicon, another all-in-one eurorack synth, in the format that they defined with the mother-32.moog says that the subharmonicon is inspired by the trautonium, the rythmicon, and the schillinger system. the describe the new synth as ‘a semi-modular harmonic kaleidoscope that divides into itself until everything that is up becomes down’.the moog subharmonicon is a dual-oscillator semi-modular analog synth, with dual envelope generators, a resonant vcf, vca and built-in step sequencer. beyond these feature...