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Electronic Soundmaker & Computer Music - December 1984

On Tape

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UK Electronica review, TEAC's new Ministudio, news and more.

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Music Review

Electronic album roundup, featuring Reggae spotlight; On-U Sounds, new Foetus album, Vangelis

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Letters to the ES&CM editorial team: Questions, queries and criticism.

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Music Review

Readers' demos tapes reviewed in print, with a selection on tape.

Life after Death

Last years' gear making next year's sounds - courtesy of some creative mixing.

Step by Step

Sequencer project

This month's project: a D.I.Y. 16-step analogue sequencer. Step out!

Behind the Greengate

Greengate DS3

With the DS 3 - a sound-sampling expansion for the Apple II computer. Access to expensive sounds at a reasonable price.

Born Again

Korg EX800

Korg's Poly 800 resurfaces as a keyboardless expander the EX800 for use as part of a MIDI system-full review.

Love Bytes

Bit One

The stunning Bit One Poly - Keyboard split and layer, with separate memory access, and the kind of facilities you would expect to find on a machine costing three or four times as much... our reviewer is seduced...

Consenting Adults

Bronski Beat reveal all in The Garden, as their new album, Age of Consent, storms the charts.

Reggae Rundown


UB40 exclusive... the drums go digital... Plus Dread at the Controls - top producer Mikey Dread dubs it up, and reveals some trade secrets...

Life in the Machine

Yamaha PS6100

The Yamaha PS6100 - portable F.M. power to the People.

Drum Dragnet

Mammoth Electro Fest: Simmons' contender, the UP5, Yamaha's RX15 drum machine, new Digisound chips for the Drumulator, Quicksilva's Drumkit program for the BBC micro...

Big Mother

Roland Mother System

Roland's innovative MIDI set-up; Mother Keyboard, Planet-P piano voice module, Planet-S synth module, and the impressive Super Jupiter... an in-depth test.

The Magnificent Seven...

...Reverbs. An across-the-range selection put through their paces, demonstrating both conventional and creative uses...


Rosetti's 12-Channel Studio software for the CBM 64. A comprehensive disc-based package that can turn your MIDI gear into a floppy phenomenon.

ES&CM Directory

An at-a-glance guide to MIDI and MOPS (Music-orientated Peripherals.)

Electronic Soundmaker & Computer Music - Copyright: Cover Publications Ltd, Northern & Shell Ltd.


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