New Synths

Moog Music Brings Back the Classic Modular IIIp Synthesizer

“Synth fans everywhere are rejoicing as Moog Music has announced today that they will be creating a limited edition replica of the classic IIIp Synthesizer. With only 40 new IIIp units available worldwide, this is an extremely limited release. Vintage King has a small number of these synthesizers and we are starting to take pre-orders as of today.

What can you expect from the new IIIp

New TEM mini Desktop Synthesizer by Martin

Published on Feb 10, 2018 Jan Zatloukal

TEM mini Sound Patches [left channel audio]
TEM mini vs DSI Mopho & Arturia MicroBrute
TEM mini Jam Session with Korg Volca Beats [left channel audio]

“TEM mini is great synth inspired vy Minimoog. It’s made by experienced synth-maker in Czech republic.

● Monophonic analog synthesizer
● 2 oscillators (wave, triangle, saw, square, pulse)
● Both

Meet the Yudo Neuman-2 – Massive Touch Screen Synthesizer Spotted at Nam


The following is Google translated from German:

“NAMM 2018: futuristic prototype Neuman-2 synthesizer surfaced!

The world has not seen anything like this: this crazy prototype from Yudo called Neuman-2 Synthesizer. A huge touchscreen sits above the keyboard. The image on the monitor is reminiscent of a spaceship’s cockpit, it looks absolutely like a science fiction movie. But

New 8 Voice Poly Analog from Black Corporation Spotted at NAMM (Not Deckard’s Dream)

It looks like a buffed up Virus C. Analog though.

Two LFOs, tow VCOs, two ENVs, and Modulation section.

Behringer Announces the Neutron Semi Modular Synth

Published on Jan 26, 2018 BEHRINGER

Guessing that’s what this was. Likely has a patch bay on the side.

Roland Introduces GO:KEYS – Red Battery Powered Portable Preset Keyboard w/ Looping Capabilities

Let’s you start creating cool music with the GO:KEYS.

Published on Jan 25, 2018 RolandChannel

“We placed a Roland GO:KEYS at a curious location and invited some people to try its LOOP MIX FUNCTION. Most of them had never played before. All music heard on tis video was made by people trying the LOOP MIX function of the GO:KEYS.

Even if you’re playing a keyboard for the first time, the Loop Mix

NAMM 2018 Pittsburgh Modular Microvolt 3900 Sound Demo and Walkthrough

Published on Jan 24, 2018 Analogue Zone Showroom / Synths and Studio

New desktop synth from Pittsburgh Modular.

Available in April $629

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George Mattson Announces His Retirement and the Division 6 SWAN II Eurorack System

This one is in via George Mattson of Mattson Mini Modular. Back on September 15, 2007, I posted a little teaser that would eventually launch Mattson back into the synth manufacturing world. He is the man behind the Syntar – the original keytar synthesizer, and the SWAN (Syntar Without A Neck) was the follow-up non-keytar version. It’s fitting and an honor that George Mattson is announcing his

Introducing the Nord Electro 6

Published on Jan 23, 2018 NordKeyboards

“The Nord Electro 6 combines our award-winning emulations of vintage electro mechanical and acoustic instruments in an ultra-portable package.

With 3 independent sound sections, a new streamlined user interface and the addition of Seamless Transitions, we’re proud to present the most powerful and flexible Electro ever – a refined modern classic.”


Full Details on Doepfer’s NAMM2018 Lineup of Eurorack Modules and the New Dark Energy III

The list:

Dark Energy III (first mentioned here)
A-111-4 Quad VCO
A-105-4 Quad SSM VCF
A-132-8 Octal VCA
A-141-4 Quad VCADSR
A-190-5 Polyphonic CV/Gate Interface
A-123-2 6/12/18/24dB Highpass
A-138s Mini Stereo Mixer
A-140-2 Dual Micro ADSR
A-142-3 Envelope Controlled VCA
A-150-8 Octal Voltage Controlled Switch
A-173-1/2 Micro Keyboard
A-180-9 Multicore

Details on each:

Dark Energy III is