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Erica Synths - News and Rumours
You want all the latest news, rumours and everything else there’s to know about Erica Synths? We're happy to oblige: On this page you’ll find everything at a glance – and it’s always up to date!
20 Nov 2020 · Erica Synths has been teasing us with the Black Sequencer Eurorack module since Superbooth 2019. Is it worth the wait?
19 Oct 2020 · The SYNTRX synth is now available off-the-shelf from your local music store and direct from Erica Synths for a Synthi AKS inspired, convention challenging audio adventure.
09 Oct 2020 · The VCO2 builds on the classic sound of this analogue oscillator by bringing in a sawtooth waveshaper and internal modulation over the shaping and pulse width modulation.
05 Oct 2020 · Fenestra aims to unite electronic music instrument manufacturers to highlight the issues faced by the visually impaired and blind in terms of using and enjoying synthesizers.
18 Sep 2020 · You can never have enough VCAs and the Quad VCA has become a classic route to the control of CV and audio. Erica Synths updates the Black Quad VCA 2 to make it more versatile.
11 Aug 2020 · Erica Synths has streamlined their Fusion II system into the slightly more compact and perhaps more affordable Das Kleine Fusion that's still packed with tubes and premium possibilities.
17 Jul 2020 · There are many reasons for choosing a filter; price, sound, popularity, but why not start with what we think are the best filter modules for cutting tones and slicing frequencies in your Eurorack.
13 Jul 2020 · Erica Synths recently announced it was discontinuing its current range of DIY Eurorack modules but to the delight of the DIY community they are making them open-source for anyone to build.
30 Apr 2020 · Erica Synths has announced a new drum module for their Pico range. It's called the Pico Drum 2 and features 8 drum algorithms for synthesising a wide range of drums and percussive noises.
23 Apr 2020 · Erica Synths just announced three new Fusion modules and to celebrate they've baked them into a new Fusion System II packed with gooey vacuum tube-based modules for a deeply saturated sound.
23 Apr 2020 · Amongst the new Fusion modules is an unassuming sequel to their VCA but this time it has twice the tubes, waveshaping and they've assimilated the Ring Modulator.
20 Apr 2020 · Next in the fat Fusion line of valve-based modules is the VCF3 bringing softness and light with vactrol-driven resonant filtering and includes mixing, mult-ing and the ability to record CV modulation.
20 Apr 2020 · The Fusion Modulator is a complex collection of modulation blocks including Synthi inspired looping unipolar and bipolar envelopes, VCA, Noise generation and Sample&Hold.
08 Apr 2020 · The latest module in Erica Synth's Pico range is the Pico DRIVE that folds waves into overdrive with 3 knobs, 4 patch sockets and a whole lot of bad attitude.
19 Feb 2020 · Erica Synths has opened pre-orders for the SYNTRX analogue synthesizer. The EMS Synthi AKS inspired synth offers 3 VCOs and an LED patch matrix. You can now pre-order the SYNTRX for delivery in April.
29 Jan 2020 · NAMM threw up loads of new synth gear and sound manipulators this year - but here are the 5 that topped our list of the Coolest New Synths at NAMM 2020!
16 Jan 2020 · Erica Synths has announced a desktop synthesizer they are calling the Bassline DB-01. It combines their analog synthesis with Acidbox aggression and an advanced sequencer. Looks fantastic!
10 Dec 2019 · Erica Synths has decided to discontinue its line of DIY modules in order to focus on creating educational kits aimed at learning the basics of electronics.
27 Sep 2019 · Erica Synths has teamed up with Riga Technical University to develop SYNTRX a synthesizer inspired by the look and feel of the EMS Synthi AKS but with a digital martix on an analogue heart.
20 Sep 2019 · The EUR 499 box looks like it's built like a tank and has 50sec multimode delay, resonant multimode filter, tube overdrive and extreme feedback settings to... We'll let your imagination do the rest.
10 Sep 2019 · Erica Synths announce Pico System III single face-plate modular analogue synthesizer with Voicecard preset management for storing and recalling patches just like the Buchla Music Easel - wow!
07 Sep 2019 · Black System II is a perfectly balanced and straightforward modular system with digital and analogue oscillators blending into a system for performance and patching adventures into Erica's modules old and new.
30 Jul 2019 · We all need a bit more cowbell in our lives and Erica Synths has a new module that does nothing but cowbell. They've also released a very exciting mult - happy days!