Old soft synths - nostalgia thread

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addled muppet weed
77682 posts since 26 Jan, 2003 from through the looking glass

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:35 pm

farlukar wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:31 pm
Erisian wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:15 pm
Wasn't it skinnable though?
iirc there was a pretty neat white/red skin.
theres an oatmeal thread, sure it contains more skins :?

KVRAF
3399 posts since 21 Mar, 2020 from Gothenburg, Sweden

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:39 pm

vurt wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:35 pm
farlukar wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:31 pm
Erisian wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:15 pm
Wasn't it skinnable though?
iirc there was a pretty neat white/red skin.
theres an oatmeal thread, sure it contains more skins :?
Thanks for the info. It's here: viewtopic.php?f=1&t=133930&hilit=oatmeal
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addled muppet weed
77682 posts since 26 Jan, 2003 from through the looking glass

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:48 pm

no probs, hope you find one that works for you :tu:
great little synth even if its not the prettiest :hihi:

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KVRAF
2561 posts since 8 Jul, 2008 from UK

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:08 pm

I remember Adventus as one of the most powerful vsts when I first started, such a waste. Another was the original z3ta+.
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KVRist
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Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:14 pm

It has to be Synth1 right?

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KVRAF
9950 posts since 16 Mar, 2003 from Porto - Portugal

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:14 pm

LeVzi wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:08 pm
Another was the original z3ta+.
Still gets some use around here. Still running OK :wink:

Is it what? 20 years old? If not, it must be close
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KVRAF
4395 posts since 22 Nov, 2012

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:27 pm

If Z3TA was released on the open market I would buy it.

KVRAF
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Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:48 pm

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KVRAF
3399 posts since 21 Mar, 2020 from Gothenburg, Sweden

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:50 pm

vurt wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:48 pm
no probs, hope you find one that works for you :tu:
great little synth even if its not the prettiest :hihi:
Cheers! This one'll do me for now I think. 8)
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KVRer
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Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:00 pm

vurt wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:35 pm
farlukar wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:31 pm
Erisian wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:15 pm
Wasn't it skinnable though?
iirc there was a pretty neat white/red skin.
theres an oatmeal thread, sure it contains more skins :?
This particular skin (Lumina) made me an Oatmeal user:

Image

KVRAF
3399 posts since 21 Mar, 2020 from Gothenburg, Sweden

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:02 pm

billybuck wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:00 pm
vurt wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:35 pm
farlukar wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:31 pm
Erisian wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:15 pm
Wasn't it skinnable though?
iirc there was a pretty neat white/red skin.
theres an oatmeal thread, sure it contains more skins :?
This particular skin (Lumina) made me an Oatmeal user:

Image
That's beautiful - I want it!
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28116 posts since 11 Apr, 2010 from Germany

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:03 pm

zzz00m wrote:
Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:48 pm
This thing still sounds great!

https://www.soundonsound.com/reviews/cakewalk-rapture

https://youtu.be/6Pi4hW7Dyt0
Speaker explosion warning...

Why do audiophiles always get the levels wrong like that?
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KVRAF
5665 posts since 15 Sep, 2005 from East Coast of the USA

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:05 pm

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KVRAF
3262 posts since 20 Feb, 2004

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:43 pm

^^ Lol at the groovesynth, wasn't that from Cakewalk Kinetic? Ah, seems almost like a lifetime ago.
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4029 posts since 22 Mar, 2009 from gent

Post Fri Mar 05, 2021 5:11 pm

Rgc audio , iirc that was rene ceballos who also did z3ta 1and then cakewalk’s rapture
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