Stylophone Gen X-1 : A true small and fun synthesizer

SynthedMind

Stylophone Gen X-1 Stylophones on eBay | on Reverb | on Amazon

“The new stylophone Gen X-1 is like the old and original, but with lots of new and great features.
The original sound can also be achieved by setting all controls to OFF position.
But when you start rotating or switching these, a new sonic world opens !
It’s a handy small and affordable little synthesizer and has

Phison PEO-800 MIMI Organ: Overview. (Stylophone clone)

Leigh Kemp

Note this is the first post to feature Phison and the PEO-800.

“An in-depth look at the Phison PEO-800 MIMI organ. A Stylophone clone manufactured in 1975.

Rick Reid: http://www.stylophonemuseum.com/
Andy Murkin: https://andymurkin.wordpress.com/
Thanks to Mark Osborne for the MIMI manual image.”

This one is in via @LeighKemp2

Stylophone GEN X-1 Videos by Leigh Kemp

Leigh Kemp

Stylophone Gen X-1 Stylophones on eBay | on Reverb | on Amazon

Playlist:

1. Stylophone GEN X-1 (Unofficial Advert)
2. Gary Numan – Films ( 100% Stylophone GEN X-1 Cover )
3. Chvrches – Get Out (100% Stylophone GEN X-1 Cover)
4. Stylophone GEN X-1 Quick Tip: FM Radio Percussion Track.
5. Stylophone GEN X 1 Quick Tip: Delay Feedback Drums
6. Stylophone GEN X-1 Vactrol Control

Stylophone S1 – Tact Switch Keyboard Mod.

Leigh Kemp

via @LeighKemp2

“Each tactile switch has 4 pins. 2 pins need to be soldered to the Stylophone keyboard. The other 2 are bent upwards to avoid shorting to the keyboard. These pins are all bussed together with the stylus cable then attached to the end of the bus.”

Vintage Stylophone w/ Original Box

via this auction

“This vintage stylophone is in great working order. It comes with original box, song book and organ with stylus. A retro 1968 item made in Hong Kong.”

You can see Hong Kong on the back of the unit. The manual has R. & M. MERCHANDISERS CO. 5901 NORTH CICERO AVENUE, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS 60646 printed on it. Here it is on Google maps.

The Stylophone – Demo, History, and Modular Synthesizer Integration

CatSynth TV

“We have some fun with the Stylophone, a classic tiny instrument from Dubreq from the late 1960s and early 1970s that was reissued in 2007. We will be using the first re-issued model, the Stylophone S-1 in our demos.

0:24 History of the Stylophone
1:09 Solo demos
2:40 Demo with Metasonix R54 as a VCF (controlled by Life is Unfair joystick)
4:21 Stylophone as FM modular for

Stylophone GEN R-8

via this auction

“The initial run is limited to just 500 units – the latest analog synthesizer by Dubreq is packed with many awesome features:

Full analog signal path
Dual VCOs with Saw, Square and PWM (oscillator 1)
Sub oscillators and Subsub oscillators for room-shaking bass
Unique British design 12dB VCF with Low pass, High pass, Band pass and wide Notch
Fast and punchy envelope

STYLOPHONE BEATBOX POCKET SYNTH w/ Original Box

via this auction

“Record loop function
Tempo control on playback
Mp3 input and headphone jack
Volume control and hand tuning”