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what the Microsynth sounds like...

It's kind of like having a distortion pedal, an octave/suboctave pedal, an 
attack delay effect, and an 'auto wah' effect all mixed together with some 
xtra eq controls and not very good sustain on stringed instruments. (It 
of stops suddenly.)

The Electric Friends have 2 mp3's that use the MicroSynth that you can 


"Wow" uses a ton of microsynth with live and improvised drum machines.

"Angel Scabs" (an NIN joke song) uses one on both the piano and drum 

Mr. Tough

>From: Andy Soto <smaug@servidor.unam.mx>
>Reply-To: Loopers-Delight@annihilist.com
>To: Loopers-Delight@annihilist.com
>Subject: Re: EH-reissues
>Date: Sat, 27 Nov 1999 01:14:05 -0600 (CST)
>    what the Micro synth does better (at least for me) is to reproduce the
>souns made by old analog synths, such as the rolad SH series and others, 
>a limited  but cool way.
>   combined with a īrang and some delay unit, you could very well imitate 
>old bass sequencer,some awesome analog sweeps by strumming all your guitar
>strings (if thatīs what you play), and to make some bowed sounds.
>    there have been some discusions about distorsion here as well, where 
>of the loopers use the MS to distort, cool as well :-)
>At 07:50 AM 26/11/99 -0800, you wrote:
> >
> >--dear list: what does the microsynth sound like ? would it be better 
>buying the waldorf filter if you are a sampler/synth user. How about for
>getting bass tones. I know the have a bass synth too. but what caant the"
>micro" do in this realm.
> >
> >On Thu, 25 Nov 1999 19:49:47   Tiktok World HQ wrote:
> >>I'd say $500-800 for a Microsynth is "absurd", $250-300 is "pricey".  
> >>on this, I'd expect EH to sell a 16 reissue for in the ballpark of 
> >>
> >>
> >>TH
> >>
> >>----------
> >>>From: Loopers-Delight-d-request@annihilist.com
> >>>To: Loopers-Delight-d@annihilist.com
> >>>Subject: Loopers-Delight-d Digest V99 #462
> >>>Date: Wed, Nov 24, 1999, 10:32 PM
> >>>
> >>
> >>> I don't know about this. the Microsynth was selling for $500-800 used
> >>> right before they brought out the reissue. While it's not 100% the 
> >>> it sells for $250+ new now which is very reasonable relatively 
> >>> the 16 second delay now goes for over $1k all the time. A $250-300 
> >>> tag would be fine by me if they do it.
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
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