Korg’s ‘trustworthy recreation’ of the ARP Odyssey analog synth is coming this September
Nicely people, it seems like 2014 will see yet one more synthesizer reboot. Korg introduced that it is at present engaged on a “trustworthy recreation” of the legendary ARP Odyssey analog synth that made its debut again in 1972. The identify might not ring a bell, nevertheless it’s liable for tones you’ve got possible heard from artists Devo, John Foxx, Genesis and Deep Purple (as seen above) — simply to call a number of. For September’s launch, Korg enlisted the unique Odyessey’s lead designer David Good friend to help with the development. Sadly particulars are sparse, however the outfit did reveal a brand new model of its fashionable MS-20 final January, together with different analog releases in recent times. For sure, the bar has been set fairly excessive for this subsequent installment.
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