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GusGus (+special guest) live concert @SUPERBOOTH18

GusGus (+special guest) live concert @SUPERBOOTH18

GusGus at SUPERBOOTH18 – what a special night and special guest! As the final headliner on the last day of SUPERBOOTH18 GusGus played in the K1 and it was a perfect last act for a successful third year of Superbooth! The packed room not only saw a great performance by...

Befaco

Befaco

Befaco Manu from Befaco introduced three new modules: Burst, Kickall & Muxlicer. Burst is a little pingable trigger burst generator -  and can be triggered from any trigger source making them fit to your tempo in a cycling proportion . It also can divide or...

Cwejman

Cwejman

Cwejman In a long hot corridor on the second floor between speaker brands, magazines and music schools, the Cwejman booth was to be found. 6 rows of 84TE analogue gorgeousness causing salivary flow to the so called „Cwejman Junkies“. Resignated, heartbroken looks...

Black Corporation

Black Corporation

Black Corporation Next to the well known CS80 clone „Deckard´s Dream“, the Black Corporation had their newest synth Tier on display. The RSF Polykobol clone „Kijimi“. Stuffed with 8 voices, 2 CEM3340 based VCOs per voice and SSM2040 filter clones. Loopable envelopes,...

Mordax

Mordax

Mordax Right before entering hostile territory (the oxigen free catacombs of suffering) on the 1st floor we encountered Mordax's booth and had a quick chat with Brandon. Mordax is developing a very promising new granular processor: the GXN. It is able to record and...

WMD

WMD

WMD At the Superbooth 2018, WMD presents a new trigger sequencer and various digital drum modules. The prototype of the Advanced Trigger Sequencer features 16 Tracks and memory for saving sequences. Arrange parts and songs, and save it all to memory! The module looks...

Macbeth

Macbeth

Macbeth Ken Macbeth’s Elements is one of the most inspiring synthesizers currently available. No matter how hard you detune its oscillators, the results are always musical. The instrument’s basic character comes across creamy and fat at the same time. Thanks to a...

Doepfer

Doepfer

Doepfer At Superbooth 2018, Dieter Doepfer introduced new "quad" modules made for polyphonic use. The A-190-5 is a new polyphonic MIDI/USB-CV/Gate interface. For each voice a pitch control voltage (1V/octave standard to control VCOs), a gate output (to control...

Erica Synths

Erica Synths

Erica Synths Girts presents his idea of a modular drum computer at Superbooth 2018. - A little spoiler: it is fantastic! In detail, the case shown contains the following new modules: Bass Drum: An extensively equipped, analog Kick module with pitch control, an AD...

Tiptop Audio

Tiptop Audio

Tiptop Audio After an absolutly dope little live set from Konstantin Gervis  who presents „mostly loud and tasty„ the tiptop audio modules – we got an introduction into Tiptops „new hot stuff“. First of all the new beige version of the Z Dsp -  24 Bit VC Digital...

Intellijel

Intellijel

Intellijel At Superbooth18, Wes and Danjel from Intellijel introduced some additions to their 1U product line. They expanded it with a new module called System Link. It is similar to the doepfer A-180-9 Multicore, to which it is compatible - a balanced link of up to...

Random Source

Random Source

Random Source The guys from Random Source show their new TKB at Superbooth 2018, a redesign of Serge’s classic touch keyboard and sequencer combination. Just like its predecessor, the machine features four tracks with 16 steps each. They can be used separately...

Make Noise – Morphagene

Make Noise – Morphagene

Make Noise Morphagene Firmware Update Make Noise is the modular synthesizer company by Tony Rolando. On one hand Make Noise is very succesfull in creating analog devices that are often inspired by classic westcoast modular synthesizer circuits by Buchla and Serge. On...

Animal Factory Amplification

Animal Factory Amplification

Animal Factory Amplification Aditya Nandwana from Bombay, India, presents a new synth: the Ahimsa. Ahimsa means "without violence" in Sanskrit. This complete synth voice features two oscillators, a six step sequencer, an envelope generator, LFO and headphone output....

ALM Busy Circuits

ALM Busy Circuits

ALM Busy Circuits Big hello from Mr Matthew Allum at Superbooth18 . The man behind  ALM Busy Circuits introduces four new modules which all should come up this year. First module coming out very soon this spring – it will be a little 2 HP headphone output called HPO...

Birdkids

Birdkids

Birdkids Birdkids introduces a new modulation source with endless possibilities: Crow Intelligence. Thanks to a connection via ethernet, you can manage the functions of the modules directly from a browser on the device of your choice (PC/MAC, iOS, Android …) and then...

Eventide

Eventide

Eventide The EuroDLL is based on classic Eventide delay effects, which were first introduced in the 1970’s. True to its ancestors, the module combines a digital echo processor with analog circuits. The saturation clipping stage at the input, a low-pass filter, the...

CHRT

CHRT

CHRT The CHRT synthesizer does not just feature a fully analog signal path, but is composed completely of tube stages. Oscillator, drive circuit, filter / resonator and VCA all come equipped with the warm, glowing components. The instrument’s basic character is creamy...

Endorphines

Endorphines

Endorphines This year, Endorphines introduces an amazing 30 HP modular drum synth with a very flexible sound-engine based on the Roland CR-78 CompuRhythm. Unlikely other modules from Endorphines, this one is black, thus the name: Blck_Noir. It includes 7 drum voices:...

Xirid

Xirid

Xirid The guys from Xirid show two prototypes of their first product, the MIDI sequencer XS2, at Superbooth 2018. – A world premiere. The machine will offer 64 tracks. A pattern can be up to 256 steps long. The XS2 will be packed with features. For instance, Xirid...

Analogue Systems

Analogue Systems

Analogue Systems The guys from Alex 4 present new versions of some classic Analogue Systems modules at Superbooth 2018. The circuits remain unchanged. New features include overhauled front panels and dual power connectors, making the modules compatible with cases in...

MFB

MFB

MFB Jean Fricke and his dad Manfred present a new drum instrument at Superbooth 2018. - The Tanzbär 2. It features analog as well as digital voices. Besides drum generators, there are three sample players and a FM synthesizer voice. On top of that, there is a...

ACL

ACL

ACL Martin Schönauer and Stefan Lewin introduced a very impressive oscillator circuit at Superbooth 2018, the Multifunction Discrete VCO. As the name suggests, it is a fully discrete design based on a saw tooth core. The module consists of a VCO and a sub-oscillator....

Pittsburgh Modular

Pittsburgh Modular

Pittsburgh Modular The Electronic Sequence Designer 128 from Pittsburgh Modular is a very complex and flexible 32-step sequencer. You can create up to four sequences going on simultaneously with four gate and pitch outputs. This four sequences can share the 32 faders,...

AJH Synth

AJH Synth

AJH Synth At Superbooth18, AJH Synth presents the Wave Swarm module, a dual six-stage wave animator reminiscent of Roland’s Super Saw introduced in 1997 with the JP8000. It will take a simple sawtooth wave to six or twelve simultaneous sawtooth waves and give you very...

Frap Tools – Falistri

Frap Tools – Falistri

Frap Tools This year at Superbooth18, Frap Tools presents a new movement manager. It is a function generator with lots of interesting features. The Falistri is a full analog multipurpose trajectory manager designed to generate and process voltages. A big improvement...

Steady State Fate

Steady State Fate

Steady State Fate Andrew Morelli never runs out of great ideas! At Superbooth 2018, the man introduces his Stereo Dipole to us, a two-channel dual filter. - Yes, the module contains two multimode circuits with switchable high-pass, band-pass and low-pass...

Møffenzeff Modular

Møffenzeff Modular

Møffenzeff Modular Ross Fish, creative mind of Møffenzeff Modular, introduced two new instruments to us. First and foremost, there is the Stargazer. - A powerful, sometimes ear-piercing drone generator. The synthesizer features two wavetable oscillators with 90...

Joranalogue

Joranalogue

Joranalogue Joranalogue presents a multimode filter and eight-phase oscillator at Superbooth 2018. - In one module! As the name suggests, Filter 8 features eight outputs with the following characteristics: Low-pass with an edge steepness of -6 dB per octave Low-pass...

Five12 – Vector Sequencer

Five12 – Vector Sequencer

Five12 James Coker, owner of the company Five12, announced that his Vector sequencer will go into production soon. The module is a digital composition tool with eight tracks. Each of them features two sub-sequencers for internal modulation. An extensive set of...

Euterpe Synthesizer Laboratories

Euterpe Synthesizer Laboratories

Euterpe Synthesizer Laboratories Stefano, founder of the Euterpe Synthesizer Laboratories, shows the second generation of his analog filter bank Vertice at Superbooth 2018. The unit’s appearance alone will make many musicians’ mouth water. It is completely hand-made,...

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