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 ROLAND CR8000 Drummachine/Module + simple sequencer

Roland CR8000 synthesizer
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other ROLAND gear..
Built 1980
Type: drum
Hybrid: no
13 Voice / Stimmen
13x Multitimbral
presets Memory / Speicher
Value / Wert in 2017 ca. 200 (rare)
Synthesis: subtractive

OSC Features analog drums
Wave Shapes 13 drums
13 OSCs
0 Filter
0 LFOs
0 Envelope Generators

NO Control / Triggering
0 Keys with no

Arpeggiator no
Sequencer simple sequencer
(ID 404)
  deutsch - german
ABOUT preset Drumcomputer in special Design, 1 year later the TR808 was released..
ABOUT preset Drummachine mit speziellem Charme, kurz vor der TR808
DETAILS 13 instruments, all analogue - DIN sync
DETAILS 13 Instrumente, alle analog, din sync
SOUND nice old school electronica. sounds a bit like a TR808..
SOUND nette alte electronik, erinnert an die TR808
VERSION cool 3rd party mods available.. (Analogue Solutions)
VERSION es gibt eine schöne Modifikationen zum erweitern der Sounds.. (Analogue Solutions)

ROLAND or Boss, Edirol formerly Ace, Acetone
roland synth manufacturer logo - Hersteller Logo

Roland was founded in 1972 by Ikutaro Kakehasi, Japan (prior companies: ace (drum machines and electronic organs and kakehashi musen), first synthesizer: 1972 - Mr. Kakehashis biography is available as a book from Robert Olsen.
- DIN SYNC: same as tb303, TR606, TR707 (also with MIDI)
Pins - Roland DIN sync:
from left to right: PIN 3 tempo clock, PIN 5 fill in, PIN 2 ground, (middle pin!), PIN 4 reset & start, PIN 1 start/stop

Official Intl. Site :

Roland wurde 1972 von Ikutakro Kakehashi gegründet, nachdem er Ace aufgebaut hatte. Von Kakehashi gibt es ein Buch vom PPV Verlag.

Offizielle Site (D)


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