NAMM Synths: Dave Smith 16-voice analog Synth „Prophet Rev 2“ (!) , Pittsburgh Lifeforms, Soulsby Synth, Logic X 10.3 Summing

time to do the first wave..
and reposition the news:

1. Dave Smith Prophet 08 goes Prophet Rev 2 –  16 voices
– beside the new AS1 .. here’s the one with keys. it has a completely different layout – some things moved somewhere else – so it is more than another firmware and some simple face lift.

16 voices, USB, 2 FX blocks & polyphonic Sequencer from the Prophet 6 but it’s twice a Prophet 08 and can load Prophet 08 Patches! wave shape modulation. – DADSR-Envelopes.
->DSI Prophet Rev2 16stimmiger Analog-Synth (Prophet 08 Nachfolger

Prophet Rev2 16-voice Analog Poly Synth- Official Intro

Price: $1999 ->
16-Voice –  2369 EUR
8-Voice –  1779 EUR


  1. 2. Soulsby 6-Voice Synth -, those who make the wavetable-all-in-one-super-digtial-oscillators are heading for making a 6 voice synth

    it’s not ready by now – but at the end of this video you get a short impression of it.
  2. 3. Pittsburgh Lifeform System – 6 Modules – quite classic but all filled up with new things, it’s not buchla, it’s more like making the former system even more Pittsburgh – new colour – improvements when looking closer:

Lifeforms Double Helix Oscillator $449
Lifeforms Binary Filter $179
Lifeforms 2+2 Mixer $99
Lifeforms ADSR $119
Lifeforms Mod Tools $199
Lifeforms System Interface $249

NAMM 2017: New Pittsburgh Modular Lifeforms Range - First Look

4. Non NAMM
– Logic X 10.3 has a new 64bit summing engine plus MBP Touch Bar implementation.
Logic X 10.3 kam heute auch, es hat eine 64Bit-Engine für Mixing / Summing, was sehr löblich ist und die Qualität verbessern wird und Anpassungen an – kostenlos für bisherige User – 199€ für alle, die noch auf 9 oder früher arbeiten.

. New MOTU Audio Interfaces  – all digital interfaces: AES, ADAT, MADI ->motu usb2-audio interfaces (halbgröße)