Hillwood PO 500 Combo Organ 70’s Rare Analog Synth test

Published on Dec 6, 2018 SUBTOKYOSHOP

I believe this is the first Hillwood PO 500 Combo Organ to be featured on the site. Sounds more synth than organ.

“Hillwood PO 500 Combo Organ 70’s Rare Vintage Analog Synth test

+ Vesta Kozo RV 3 Dual Spring Reverb
+ Vesta Kozo DIG 410 Digital Delay”

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Tama Techstar TS-202, Analog Drum Synthesizer (Snare/Rim) SN 200002

via this auction

“This listing is for one Tama Techstar TS-202, an analog drum synth module that features two independent voices (snare and a rim). It can be triggered either via drum pad, voltage gate or audio. Unit has some scratches here and there but ultimately works great. Power LED is blue (worth mentioning I suppose).”

I believe this is the first TS-202 to be featured. It might look

Italian Vintage Synth – Analog Strings

Published on Jan 19, 2018 Riccardo Pietroni

This is the first post to feature the CRB Voco Strings, Uranus 2 below, and the Milton Gemichord 961

“Five Italian Vintage Synth Strings recorded live with Flat Eq, reverberation and very little Phaser.

Crb Voco Strings
Logan Piano Strings Sintesizer
Milton Gemichord 961
Welson Symphony Stereo
Farfisa Polychrome”

Italian Vintage Synth Crb Uranus 2

Silicon Labs MusicKeyboard-EK

Here’s an odd find sent in via MATRIXSYNTH reader Kaden who had the following to say about it:

“This isn’t really a synth… more of a controller development toolkit apparently, but by far, it’s weird. It’s a Silicon Labs QuickSense Music Keyboard with accompanying Toolstick [USB] dongle. Aside from the descriptive PDF I’ve attached, there’s no information whatsoever available about it; the

Rare Analog Roland TR-808 Clone – Drum Line 808Pro Drum Machine Synthesizer Synth

via this auction

Never seen one of these before. Note the Retro Gear Shop is a watermark and not printed on the unit.

“Drum Line 808Pro

This is a very rare Roland TR-808 style clone. It sounds quite awesome and is very fun to use, with a responsive screen that shows parameter change info, stereo panning features on all drum voices, tune-able kick drum, and stereo filters with resonance on

Vintage Gambitt TX-70 Modo Synth

Published on May 31, 2018 fernando Costa Tecladista

This is the first post to feature the Gambitt TX-70. Also check out the Gambitt GMX.

Gambitt TX-70 Modo Synth
Tx 70 – sintetizador da gambitt / synthesizer
Outra Vez / Roberto Carlos – Isolda

Joe McGinty’s Klaviphon: Vintage Czech Electric Piano

Klaviphon: Vintage Czech Electric Piano Improvisation Published on Oct 20, 2018 Joseph McGinty

Great discovery and story by Joe McGinty. Joe McGinty, btw, was the keyboardist for The Psychedelic Furs. He has also worked with Ryan Adams, The Ramones, Nada Surf, Kevin Ayers, Martha Wainwright, Die Monster Die, Devendra Banhart, Ronnie Spector, Jesse Malin, Amy Rigby, Space Hog and others. And

Vintage & Rare Rhodes Chroma Computer Interface & Manual & Columbus Computer

via this auction

Never seen one of these before. It appears to be a serial buss expansion for computers to use with the Rhodes Chroma synthesizer, with sequencing software. The disks are dated 1982 and from Fender Musical Instruments who took ownership of ARP’s assets with the Rhodes Chroma and Chroma Polaris.

Steve Baltes Studio Tour

Published on Oct 8, 2018 Redaktion Megasynth

In German, but you can turn CC on followed by your language of choice. Check out the EMI Bandmaster Powerhouse with 8-track tape. Check out this post for another video and pics of the tapes. The second half of the last video in the playlist above also features a KLONE-KIT 2 which I’ve never seen before. You can find the original KLONE Dual


via this auction

This appears to be the first post to feature the MDF3.