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New Artist - Plex Barnhart
Plex Barnhart has 30 years of experience as a player and programmer with artists including Duran Duran, Janet Jackson, Brian Wilson, Paul Simon and many others. Plex recently added a Studio 66
and Expansion systems
to his Moog arsenal.
Q173 Gate Math
The Q173 Gate Math module
is gate divider and multiplier that can also produce random gates, gate sequences and other unique functions. Four programmable outputs and CV control of configurations. This is not your grandad's gate divider! See more...
Moog Expansion Systems
Expand your portable Moog 15 or studio 35/55 system with these add-on cabinets. Sequencers, MIDI interface, oscillators, filters, patch cables and other goodies to make your system complete. Visit the new Moog Menu
Modular Synthesizer Puzzle
You'll have a blast with this 300 piece puzzle. A giant modular synth all patched up. Worthy of framing and hanging in your studio. 16" x 20". Get'em while they last
Q191 Analog Clock
The Q191 Analog Clock makes a great gift. Hang it on the wall or mount it in your system.
The Q167 LFO++ module
is a fancy LFO with a built-in envelope generator to create growing or decaying modulations. Both amplitude and frequency modulation along with unique wave shaping. The Q167 can be used as an audio oscillator too. See more...
Q182-RP20 Ribbon Controller
The RP20 is a position and pressure-sensitive ribbon controller capable of replacing or augmenting a traditional keyboard in an analog synthesizer system. The RP20 can be held like a guitar, played from the desktop, or mounted to our modular keyboard controllers above or below the keys. See more...
New Artist - Tom Holkenborg aka Junkie XL
Tom Holkenborg has a long history and list of credits as a film composer including Batman-v-Superman, Mad Max Fury Road, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 among others. Tom's setup includes numerous analog synths including a Studio 110.
Friends of Synthesizers.com Facebook Group
There's lots of activity going on over at the Friends Of Synthesizers.com Facebook group. Join us.
Steve Roach - Skeleton Keys
Pioneering electronic musician Steve Roach taps into the expanding analog zeitgeist on SKELETON KEYS, a 74-minute album recorded using only the Synthesizers.com large format analog modular synthesizer. Eight emotional and mind-expanding spiraling mandalas-of-sound made from interwoven tapestries of melody, rhythm, tone and musical space. Buy CD, LP version
. See Steve's Artist Page.
Metric - Cascades
We released a video this morning of a song from our upcoming record that prominently features my AMAZING Synthesizers.com. I can't begin to tell you how important that instrument has been to the last 3 years of my life, so thank you! -James Shaw. See Metric's Artist Page.
New Artist - Paul Lawler
Paul Lawler has composed for feature films, news, radio and computer games. Paul has more than 40 albums and composed nearly 1000 library tracks. Paul's analog gear includes a Studio 110.
15 Year Production Anniversary
15 years ago we began shipping modular synthesizers to serious music makers around the globe after 3 years of secret product development. There was quite an uproar on the webs over the whole thing. Here we are 15 years later, one big happy synth family. Read about it...
I'm building a library of tutorial videos. First batch is for the Q960 Sequencer. Check it out!
New Artist - Mark Isham
World-renowned film composer Mark Isham with numerous Grammys and Emmys embraces Box11 and the Q960 Sequencer.
The Case Against Half-Height Modules
Half-height modules place limits on users, and the core principle of modular synthesizers is No Limits
Electronic Musician Magazine April 2015
Electronic Musician Magazine April 2015 features modular synthesizers with a nice write-up about Synthesizers.com.
New Artist - Paul Waaktaar-Savoy
Paul Waaktaar-Savoy of A-ha fame adds a modular.
Our new catalog with 12 pages of fabulous synth goodies is now being put in every package shipped, and being mailed to US customers.
Electronic Musician Magazine Feb 2015
Electronic Musician Magazine Feb 2015 features has a good article on our modular controllers
2015 Synthesizer Calendar
Get your 2015 Modular Synth Calendar while they last. Each month provides a new jolt of synthperation!
Q191 Analog Clock
A great gift for any synth nut. Hang it on the wall or mount it in your system. Pure analog signal path! Find it on our Quote Form
in the Gifts section.
Seasonal Green 60" patch cables
Every year during the holidays, we offer these special 60" (5') green patch cables for a limited time. Patch cables are color coded by length based on resistor color codes.
5=Green. Get'em while they last.
SynthInvent Modular Layout Software Update
Use SynthInvent to layout the perfect system on your Windows PC. Update includes new products.
New Website Design!
The Synthesizers.com website first
went online in February 2000. This complete redesign has lots of new features, pictures and products. Hand-coded by stubborn me in html 5 for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy it while I recover from this 500hr project! -Roger
Chromeo does modular on Jimmy Kimmel
Check out Chromeo on the Jimmy Kimmel
show sporting their 22-space modular.
Check out QFind
, the intelligent synthesizer knowledge base. Much better than a traditional website search. Try it at the top right of this screen. I'll be adding content regularly.
New Patch Cable Holders
Every patch cable needs a resting place. Mount the QHS
to the side of your system or to the wall. Use the QHL
on a standard microphone stand to hold over 150 cables!
Steve Roach joins the ranks
Electronic music pioneer Steve Roach digs his new portable system and Q960 sequencer.
We've taken the modular philosophy to controllers! Keyboards, wheels, expression block, modular cabinetry and even a whammy bar!
The 2014 Calendar is now available showing off customers and their Synthesizers.com gear. Limited availability.