SynthFest UK 2019 Quick Overview

Published on Jan 27, 2020 Sound On Sound magazine

‘A quick 55 second overview of SynthFest UK 2019.
Visit for detail of future events.”

SynthFest UK 2019 – Seminars

Published on Nov 5, 2019 Sound On Sound magazine


1. SynthFest UK 2019 Seminar – Fairlight CMI @ 40 with Rob Puricelli
2. SynthFest UK 2019 Seminar – Getting Started With Modular by Robin Vincent.
3. SynthFest UK 2019 – A Guy Called Gerald
4. SynthFest UK 2019 – Composing With Tape with Marta Salogni

MODX OS V2.0 With Dom Sigalas – Synthfest UK 2019

Published on Oct 8, 2019 Waveform

“Dom walks through some of the synthesis related additions to the MODX in OS V2 and Montage V3 in a bustling Yamaha stand at Synthfest UK 2019. Checkout the new ‘mini’ filter & the new LFO’s as well as some of the new performances included in the latest OS updates.”

SYNTHFEST 2019 – Retrokits RK006 Micro MIDI Router

Published on Oct 8, 2019 sonicstate

“More excellent Retrokits problem solving with the RK006 compact MIDI hub. its a MIDI interface with 10 MIDI ports using mini-jacks using breakout cables, so you can tailor to suit the stand your gear uses.

Working in client or host mode

With 2x MIDI inputs (merged)

and multiple outputs and plenty of filtering and clock output options.

All configured via

SYNTHFEST 2019 – AMS Stands – Modular System For Almost Anything

Published on Oct 8, 2019 sonicstate

“A simple and effective idea using currently available extruded aluminium and additional mounting parts for lots of articulation on multiple axis.

Designed for Volcas, Boutiques, plus individual stands. All stands are also extensible so you can grow it as your gear grows.

You can also clamp then onto an existing X-stand as well.

Seems reasonably priced

SYNTHFEST 2019 – DPW Design Shape – Compressor Spectral Enhancer

Published on Oct 8, 2019 sonicstate

“Shape HS-1 is a combination of a compressor/limiter and a dynamically dependent spectral enhancer. It works very well as a pseudo stereo device where it can do everything from subtle to extreme spectrally enhanced stereo spreading.

It can also be like an odd take of something almost like a transient designer or a very open sounding distortion.
We also got a

SYNTHFEST 2019 – Nigel Mullaney’s Korg Sigma

Published on Oct 8, 2019 sonicstate

“Nigel Mullaney is working composer and DiN Records artist. He’s had the Korg Sigma since 1982 (it was first released in 1979), apparently it was used on the Dirty Harry soundtrack.

The Korg Sigma is mono synth with 2 tune-able synth sections, aftertouch and a joystick controlled filter. Whats not to like?”

UDO Audio Super 6 – SynthFest UK 2019

Published on Oct 8, 2019 Sound On Sound magazine

“12 voice hybrid polyphonic synthesizer with high quality FPGA based architecture with Two DDS oscillators, 4-pole resonant low pass filter, Deep modulation capabilities, Configurable audio input, Unique arp and sequencer section, 192KHz resolution DSP effects and a 49-note FATAR keybed”