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Re: HELP. lost on my new Lead 4

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Re: HELP. lost on my new Lead 4

Postby maxpiano » 15 May 2018, 09:07

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Re: HELP. lost on my new Lead 4

Postby maurizio » 16 May 2018, 10:56

Well, a couple of years ago i sold my NE A1 to buy an OB6; so, may be my advice can be useful :->.

0) I grow up in an time where the Oberheim sound was *the* poly analogue sound; when i heard the OB6, and i saw the knobs, i just knew that
it was *my* keyboard; i had a Oberheim Matrix 1000 before, that i also sold to buy the OB6.

1) So, it is mainly a cultural factor; if you are in this culture, if the OB sound means the same thing to you, the NL4 cannot solve your problem.
It is like being a drug addict; the are solutions, but nothing is like the real thing.

2) There are (many) things a A1 or NL4 can do that the OB6 can only dream of; the OB6 is not multitimbral; when you put the four layers in action,
with may be four arpeggiators, in term of raw sonic power there is a big difference; i wish i had the room and the money to keep my A1 for this.

SO, my suggestion is: if you are in my case, there will be nothing to cure your OB sound addiction other than an Oberheim; buy a Matrix 1000,
or return the NL4 and get the OB6. May be the rumoured Behringer clone can solve your addiction.

If your problem instead is to play Jump, or a couple of other covers that originally used an OB, the NL4 is perfectly able to do a OB like sound that
is good enough in a group context; the audience will not notice.

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Re: HELP. lost on my new Lead 4

Postby Quai34 » 20 May 2018, 04:45

Great post, exactly what I was trying to say in my previous post, the culture/addiction for the Oberheim sounds came when I was listening to it in the 70's/80's when they were still a music fair in France in Vincennes....I have two Matrix 1000...
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