E-MU Systems Emulator III EIII XS

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“The EIII rack is the little sibling of the powerful Emulator III keyboard but is still a fantastic and unique sounding sampler. This specific unit has been upgraded to the EIII XS with the sampling card installed making it a full featured sampler. The display has also been upgraded to a modern yellow OLED that is much nicer on the eyes than its original.

Note* there is a

E-MU Systems Emulator II Under Control of MacIntosh

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“Excellent shape with lots of accessories.
100% functional. Includes 2 spare Shugart 5.25 floppy drives that are worth a pretty penny by themselves.
Apple G3 with 40 gig hard drive containing Sound Designer and a huge library of sounds. Library includes all the Northstar, Burmer, OMI and E-MU sounds. Over 1000 sounds easy.
Original owners manual, service manual and schematics

Two 80’s Inspired Hardware Synth Tracks

Song: “Weather” – 125 BPM synth pop on ARQ-96, PEAK, Digitone, EX5 Published on Aug 16, 2019 Floyd Steinberg

“This song is called ‘Weather’. It’s my entry for the “808 sound challenge”. I tried to to something in the style of 80s synth pop (OMD, Aztec Camera…). The whole thing was sequenced on the ARQ-96, which plays the 808 samples and some synth tracks, and also controls the PEAK and the

The E-MU Proteus 2000 Song

Published on Aug 15, 2019 ProckGnosis

“Another one-synth song (the song starts at 02:23) from a synth I’m considering selling. Got this a LONG time ago, and never really used it much. Was a lot more into classic analog sounds when I bought it, and I never really got into the variety of samples and patches it offered so much. After I picked up a Yamaha Motif Rack a couple years after, I hardly

E-MU Systems Modular Analog Synth As Used By MUSE

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“Rare Vintage E-Mu Modular Synthesizer. I loaned this instrument to Matt Bellamy of MUSE in the early 2000’s, you can see it in use in the studio photo. Condition is well Used vintage 70’s sounds very awesome. Includes Keyboard & Keyboard Cable!”

E-MU Systems Emulator 3

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“completely rebuilt…

– a scsi cf card reader in replacement of the floppy disk
– new screen in funky yellow writing on black
– full reconditioned and rebuilt power supply (these are always the major cause of issues with this machine)

We have also spent a lot of hard hours replacing loads of the internal chips, capacitors and all other potential issue components.

I have had

E-MU Systems Emax I SE Sampler

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“Fully refurbished and modernized E-mu Emax I SE sampler keyboard. Everything tested and works, cosmetically a 9/10 with slight wear on the sides and a couple of light scratches.

The following has been done to this emax:
– Floppy drive replaced with Lotharek SD Card Floppy Emulator
– LCD display replaced with new white-on-black OLED display
– Data slider

DX5 playing Depeche Mode "Lie to Me"

Published on Aug 2, 2019 DX5

“No sound was sampled from the original version.

Gear used:

Emu Emax II
Casio MT-70
Yamaha DX7 II FD
Roland JP8000
Kurzweil PC1x

Backtrack previously recorded on Pro Tools.
Roland MRS-2 Promars: (pre-recorded noisy snare)

Composed by Martin L. Gore.
Performed here by DX5 Jose Maria Bara.”


Published on Aug 1, 2019 zack dagoba

“Weird vocal-like patch on the Emu Modular. I’m using the Universal Active Filter quite a lot here. See http://myblogitsfullofstars.blogspot.com”

E-MU EMAX SE Sampling Synthesizer (1986) *Elektroschrott*

Published on Jul 31, 2019 RetroSound

“(c) 2019 vintage synthesizer track by RetroSound

all synthesizer sounds and drums: E-MU #Emax SE #Sampling #Synthesizer (1986)
recording: multi-track without MIDI, played by hand
fx: reverb and delay

I used some factory samples and I sampled my own synths for this track.”