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eurorack, Modular News -

We’re now proudly carrying Acid Rain Technology’s complete lineup. All three of their currently available modules are 4 hp apiece, feature packed, highly innovative modules that fill in essential pieces of the modular puzzle. We thought we would write some introductions so that all you nerds can get to know them. Don’t forget to come out and try our demo units in store!

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Nerd Audio, Vintage -

We recently took stock of a used Korg MS2000B here at Nerd Audio. The MS2000 is a prime example of early aughts virtual analog synthesis. The B model includes a top mounted XLR jack and a microphone for easy 16-band vocoding, along with a highly attractive gray-black finish not available on the original line. The MS2000B is a workhorse. It can handle sounds ranging from chordal vocoding to wobble bass all the way to reasonably convincing organs. A virtual patchbay and mod sequencer can turn a seemingly paltry 4 voices of polyphony into total cacophony or intricate, weaving soundscapes. A...

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Make Noise, Modular News -

Make Noise has released the manual for their new module Mimeophon here. Lots of interesting details are making Mimeophon an even more exciting proposition than it originally appeared to be, for instance, one can achieve delays from between 2ms to 41 seconds(!) long. The μ input, or microRate input, allows doppler style pitch effects even while externally clocking Mimeophon. You can pre-order Mimeophon from us here.  Make Noise have also included some very nice tips for getting the most of this module, for example: "Zones 6 and 7 are very long, to the extent that all manipulations of the Mimeophon in...

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Our X-Pan shipment from Make Noise just arrived. Come in store and try one out or head to the product page to buy one.

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