Category: Featured Gear of the Month

Suzuki Omnichord

This Month’s featured piece of gear is an electronic instrument introduced in 1981 by the Suzuki corporation which far surpasses it’s intended use. The Omnichord is basically an electric auto-harp with chord buttons that can play in every key using Maj, Min, Maj 7, Min 7, Augmented, and Diminished chords, but the result is something… Read more »

Dangerous ST Monitor

Every once in a while a piece of gear comes along that completely changes your workflow, a piece that once it is implemented you can’t ever imagine how you got by before without it. This has been the case since we added this Dangerous ST Monitor¬†controller setup to our workstation. I can’t praise the Dangerous… Read more »

Fujiya Corder Model EX311

I’ve had this Japanese Fujiya Corder Model EX-311 all tube 1/4″ home recorder lying around the studio for a few years…¬† Not a ton of info online about this mini reel-to-reel model except for service manuals (thank god for radiomuseum.org)! It was made in the late 50’s early 60’s and is the rarer of the… Read more »