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Q150A Single-Wide Ladder Filter Module
The Q150A Ladder Filter module
is a single-wide version of our popular Q150 Ladder Filter. There's also a kit to convert
an existing Q150 to single-wide. Get the Q150A Filter with free shipping (US only) and a discount in the 'SPECIALS' section of the Order/Quote form.
Give the gift that goes 'WOW'. Choose any amount you wish. Can be used on any product we sell. Paypal accepted. No quote needed. Go to the certificates...
Seasonal Green Patch Cables Now Available
Seasonal green patch cables now available. Place your ORDER
now before it's too late! Order Form
Q170 MIDI Gates Module
The Q170 MIDI Gates
module accepts MIDI and creates 8 programmable gates. Gates can be activated from any MIDI note or controller message. Use the Q170 to activate sequencers, trigger envelopes, modify filters, transpose, etc. MIDI start, stop, continue and clock signals also supported. See more...
TB22++ Thought Box Synthesizer
Thought Box TB22++ is a 22-space synthesizer with 3 oscillators, a Q960 Moog-style sequencer, and an incredible array of modules in a rugged, fold-able cabinet. The folding cabinet is built like a tank and includes cable storage and a fold-out cable holder. See more...
Q157 SH++ Module
The Q157 SH++
is Sample & Hold surrounded by other functions including an LFO with sine wave output, gate/frequency divider, noise source and low-pass filter, slew-limiter/portamento with auto-looping, decay envelope generator. See more...
A-Series Low-Profile Patch Cables
'A' Series patch cables are made for easy handling in densely-packed systems such as our Thought Box TB22++.
The low-profile body is machined aluminium, and color-coded rings provide a nice grip. Available in a wide array of colors and lengths. See more...
Q114 Mixer++ Module
The Q114 Mixer++
is a 4-channel mixer, a dual 2-channel mixer, and a signal distributor in a single-wide MU format module. The Q114 also provides many processing functions including signal inverting, amplifying and offsetting. See more...
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Q148 VCA++ Module
The new Q148 VCA++
module contains a VCA, left-right panner, tuner, clipping indicator, and a stereo headphone amplifier all in a single-wide module. Get the Q148 VCA++ and a other items with free shipping and a discount in the 'SPECIALS' section of the Order/Quote form.
Give the gift of SynThings - puzzles, ornaments, keychains, fridge magnets, analog clocks. Supplies are Limited. See the gifts page...
Q107A Single-Wide SV Filter Module
The Q107A Filter module
is a single-wide version of our popular Q107 State Variable Filter. There's also a kit to convert
an existing Q107 to single-wide. Get the Q107A Filter and a Q179 Envelope++
together with free shipping and a discount in the 'SPECIALS' section of the Order/Quote form.
Q179 Envelope++ Module
The Q179 Envelope++ module
The Q179 Envelope++ module is a full-featured voltage-controlled envelope generator with many unique features including bizarre curves, a VCA and looping. Special modes offer dual-envelopes and 4-step sequencing. The Q179 can also be used as an LFO, gate divider, gate delay, arpeggiator, quantizer, random source, and more. See more...
I asked our FB group
for pictures of their systems and here is the resulting gallery
- it's AWESOME!
Thought Box System
Thought Box is a compact synthesizer with a special selection of modules for creating analog sounds and also for creating experimental sequences and patterns. The possibilities are endless. Read more...
Use VPlug to generate manual gates and transpose oscillators and adjust filter settings in real-time. See more...
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
Angled Portable Cabinet
This angled portable cabinet makes a great base for large or small systems. This is a custom order project that we will build if we get enough orders. Use the Quote Form
. Click on the image for more info.
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
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.
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!