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I know, I know, three Blofled posts in two days. Sorry about that. Next post won’t be Blofeld, I promise. Anyway, Blofeld 1.15 Firmware is now online. Update includes: MIDI Clock reception improvement System Exclusive handling Workaround for USB on Apple computers Sample/Wavetable start as Modulation Destination User Wavetables Changing... Read more →


I’ve been going on about the Waldorf Blofeld a bit. As you know, I’m pertty much 100% laptop based with piles of VSTs and many have been asking me why I’ve added a hardware synth and why I picked the Blofeld. To put it simply, there are times when I... Read more →


Yesterday, I received the last instrumental element of my rig – the Moog Etherwave Theremin. It was actually a gift from my wife and extended family which makes it even more special! I’ve included a few pictures in this post and you can see more over on my Facebook Fan... Read more →


I've spent quite a bit of time working with the wonderful Waldorf Blofeld Desktop Synthesizer. I put together a mindmap of things I've learned that will help you understand the differences between the keyboard and desktop version including the License SL sampling option. Along the way I've also found many... Read more →


Teenage Engineering is at NAMM 2010 and appears to have made progress with the OP-1 (see video of demo at bottom of post). The OP-1 is a is billed as an “…all-in-one portable Synthesizer, Sampler and Controller. With additional features like the FM Radio and a G-Force sensor for pitch... Read more →