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Sampling Sixties style

Retrospective (Gear) | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Music Technology, Apr 1989
The Mellotron

Once considered an instrument no keyboard player should be without, more recently regarded as a mechanical monstrosity, the Mellotron was definitely an early sampler, but was it the first? Dave "Crumbly" Crombie reminisces.

Kawai SX-210

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Jul 1983

Return Of The Prophet

Retrospective (Gear) | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Music Technology, Oct 1988

Possibly the most timely and influential synthesiser development of the 70s was the Prophet 5. Dave Crombie takes a look back at the polysynth that was modelled on the Minimoog.

Guide to Electronic Music Techniques

Feature | Electronics & Music Maker, Sep 1983
Polyphonic Portamento

Yamaha PS20 Portable Keyboard

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Jun 1981

Alpha-Beta!

Review | Music UK, Apr 1983
Alpha Syntauri Report

Dave Crombie tries the alphaSyntauri synthesiser

Roland CR 5000 and CR 8000 Rhythm Units

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1981

The Oscar

Review | Music UK, May 1983

A synth called OSCAR — Dave Crombie unveil's Britain's latest challenge

Elka-Orla X-50

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1981

Oberheim Poly

Review | Sound International, May 1978

Dave Crombie checks out the Oberheim 4-voice polyphonic synth.

The Japanese Music Fair

Show Report | Electronics & Music Maker, Jan 1982

A report on this popular annual event.

RMI Keyboard Computer KCII

Review | Sound International, Jun 1978

Dave Crombie tinkles the RMI Keyboard Computer — not so much a synth, more a souped-up organ.

The Movement Computer Systems Percussion Computer

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Jan 1982

Sequential Circuits Prophet 5

Review | Sound International, Jul 1978

Dave Crombie's review of the Prophet 5 synth leaves us speechless.

Sequential Circuits Pro-One

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Mar 1982

Electric Pianos

Feature | Sound International, Aug 1978

A subjective look (what else?) at some of the electric and electronic pianos currently on the market, by Dave Crombie.

Korg Mono/Poly

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Apr 1982

Yamaha GX-1/Korg Micro-Preset

Review | Sound International, Sep 1978

All creatures great and small: Dave Crombie glides from the huge Yamaha GX-1 to the minute Korg Micro Preset.

Moog Source and Moog Rogue

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, May 1982

The Moog Story

Review | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Sound International, Oct 1978
Keyboards

SI in association with Dave Crombie Productions Inc present The Moog Story, starring Robert A Moog...

Guide to Electro-Music Techniques - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Performing, Synthesis & Sound Design | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1982
Synth Performance Controls

Skywave

Review | Sound International, Nov 1978
Keyboards

Dave Crombie tinkles the gleaming white keys of the J. Lord machine. Luxury you can afford? Find out on page 65.

Guide to Electronic Music Techniques - Part 3

Feature | Topic: Performing, Synthesis & Sound Design | Electronics & Music Maker, Feb 1983

Performance Controls: Part 3

Wasp Synth

Review | Sound International, Dec 1978
Keyboards

Soundintpix presents 'Swarm (Isn't it)', starring Dave Crombie as Henry Fonda and a yellow and black object that goes Buzz and strikes terror into the hearts of more expensive synthesiser manufacturers.

Music Maker Equipment Scene

News | Electronics & Music Maker, Mar 1983
Music

Music, new products from Yamaha and Roland

 

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