Yamaha TX81Z Waveforms on Oscilloscope

Published on Jun 11, 2019 Sbranvlztronics

“Capturing the waveforms from Yamaha TX81Z FM synth on an oscilloscope. The TX81Z, made in the 1980’s, is a 4 operator frequency modulation digital synthesizer, with 8 waveforms options for each operator.”

Oscilloscope Music by Tunç Çakır

Published on Jun 11, 2019 Tunç Çakır

“The image of a real oscilloscope tube screen was recorded with a video camera. Image on the screen is the true reflection of the original sound on the screen.”

Ice Ice Baby – Old School Computer Remix Featuring Stephen Hawking DECtalk Vocals

Published on Jun 4, 2019 bd594

“Sorry, It has been a while since my last old school computer remix. Can someone tell me what phone number I am dialing? Hint listen to the other end answer the phone. The audio is optimized for stereo headphones. About 60% of my time was spent programming the DECTalk vocals for Ice Ice Baby. It was really tough to keep the vocals in sync. Back in 2009 I used a 8

SE 02 EXT BOX: Drive, HP w/Waves, Freqs & Spectrals

Published on May 30, 2019 StudioElectronics

“More dirtier better.

Uncompressed/limited raw audio at its earthiest.”

Synth Rorschach #62: Scanimate: The Origins of Computer Motion Graphics

Scanimate: The Origins of Computer Motion Graphics from LinkedIn Learning on Vimeo.

This one is for the video synthesis fans out there.  As for the Synth Rorschach, see what specific synths you are reminded of watching this one. This one is in via Soviet Space Child.

“Digital artists have been trying to replicate the ephemeral quality of graphics from the 70s and 80s for years. But nothing

Frequency Shifter Patch: Oscilloscope and Spectrogram

Published on May 19, 2019 Sbranvlztronics

Follow-up to this post.

Pantala Labs – Cosa de Laser

Published on May 18, 2019 Gibran PantalaLabs

“Audio modulation by laser bean”

Synthchaser #119 – ARP Axxe Voltage Controlled Filter Repair

Published on May 11, 2019 Synth Chaser


“While restoring this ARP Axxe I found that the voltage controlled filter wasn’t working right–it wasn’t filtering anything! In this video we put the filter into my ARP Filter test fixture and track down the problem using the schematics.

Parts, service and synthesizers available on my website.”

Analog Renaissance Tests Out the New Sound Semiconductor SSI2164

You might recall Sound Semiconductor announced the availability of the SSI2164 QUAD VCA chip back in March of 2018 (data sheet here). The SSI2154 is technically an updated design of the classic SSM2164 found in the Octave Voyetra Eight, Siel DK 600, Opera 6 & Kiwi, and the full blown Waldorf Wave. Analog Renaissance was commissioned by Sound Semiconductor to write an application note on the chip

Strum Deployment in X Minor

Published on Apr 25, 2019 Miles Briand

“Modular jam”