Monday, 21 May 2018

Oscitrons back on sale!

The Oscitron is back on sale again! Apologies for the delay in restocking. You can buy them from the webstore. Juno and Perfect Circuit have fresh stock too (see the retailers list).

ATX Range

There was a sneaky peak at Superbooth of the upcoming ATX range of synthesizers that will supersede the now discontinued Atmegatrons. There is a playlist of interviews from Superbooth here. There is also a signup form for the mailing list, which will have all the latest info on the range when it is available.

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

post-miniAtmegatron workshop

I thought I'd leave a few links here for people who came to the miniAtmegatron workshop and are wanting to hack it.

Sunday, 24 December 2017

Merry Christmas!

Here's a little Xmas present: Reason Combinator backdrops courtesy of Richard Hider (aka Tonal Axis). Here's the link.

It's been a great year, with trips to NAMM, Superbooth, Ginko Modular Fest, Barcelona, Synthfest UK and a whole host of 1-dayer events in the UK. Now that all of the Atmegatrons have been sold (actually there's 1 Pete Fowler edition left at the time of writing!), there will be a bit of lull whilst I'm working on a new very exciting synth that will be appeal to both modular and non-modular users. More info about that in the new year - join the mailing list for the latest info about it! Of course I will continue to support the Atmegatron, mini and Oscitron too.

Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year.

Thursday, 16 November 2017

Oscitron nominated for Best In Tech 2017

Many thanks to Future Music Magazine for nominating the Oscitron for the Best in Tech Eurorack award. The Oscitron was launched at NAMM in January this year and has since gained a loyal following. It's audio engine is based on the Atmegatron, but also has a lot of new features such as wavetable sampling. If you'd like to vote for the Oscitron, follow this link.

Monday, 30 October 2017

Atmegatron v2.5

The latest firmware for the Atmegatron is available on the downloads page of the website

Full details here. The main updates are:

  • Global settings reorganised. Function dial still does MIDI channel. Value dial does multiple on/off parameters.
  • The test button works again with Arpeggiator patches.
  • Fixed a couple of warnings when compiling in the Arduino IDE.
  • Added MIDI CCs for all parameters.

Friday, 20 October 2017

Latest DivKid videos

DivKid AKA Ben Wilson has been very active uploading videos recently.

Firstly at Leeds Modular Meet back in August, where I did a presentation on the different software versions for the Oscitron. If you have an Oscitron module and want to try out the Oscidrum and Odytron firmwares, grab an Accessories Pack on the webstore.

Secondly at SynthFestUK earlier this month. He caught us setting up our rig and testing it with a bit of early Human League. If you haven't heard their first album Reproduction, I highly recommend checking it out!

The highlight of SynthFestUK was when Martyn Ware (Human League/Heaven 17) stopped by for a chat, had a play with our synths and even purchased an Atmegatron!!

Thanks to Tony Adamo for the pics