So we hear a lot about wavetables now

…and I’m wondering if there’s a load of music being released with ‘that wavetable sound’? Any big examples?

Like, are the manufacturers following trends from producers, or just appealing to synth nerds and hoping it’ll work its way through to something ‘era-defining’?!

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I think it’s more the synth nerds than any current music trends. I think everyone has more analog synth options than they could ever want now. Now it’s time for a new generation of D-50, Prophet VS, etc

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Behringer made analogue lame so now we’re back to digital.

I just want a polyphonic synth to which I can load my samples and has an analogue filter. Is that so much to ask??

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I think its something ive yet to use in my music yet , so i would like to use it , not just in oscillators mind. So many possibilities to use for modulation as well. I think it would suit standalone synths more than modular , but prove me wrong on that one. If i did do it euro , id probably get a haevestman piston honda MK3 and a xaoc Zadar. But a full blown wavetable synth with state variable analog filters and big of wavetable modulation matrix would really push my buttons.

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Have you checked out the Prophet X? https://www.sequential.com/product/prophet-x/

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That I can afford :wink:

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https://www.tubeohm.com/de-generator.html
Almost what you want. Bar polyphony , not sure on the filters!

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After all that hullabaloo about Analog, I’m sad that FM enthusiasm was such a short phase.

Woohoo Wavetables I guess?

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One of the great crimes in synthesizer history:

That the PPG Wave and Prophet VS became mythical… and no one ever made a wavetable synth with analogue filters again.

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Hopefully the synth gods with respond with our puny mortal desires

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Same!

Gimme the shronks!!

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I really love you guys but… How many synths do you ppl need?! Try psychotherapy first! :slight_smile:

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My psychotherapist advised me to follow my long - suppressed dream of owning every style of synthesis, so…

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I need enough so i can be buried like tutankhamun with them

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Serum is a wavetable synth and probably the most famous synth in modern edm whatever… for years already.
Eurorack is also full of wavetable modules.

edit: NI Massive as well. It was extremely popular

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Iris is great. That’s essentially what I want in hardware but with sample start/stop and loop modulation

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…yup…iris in hardware with multiple grain adjustment…with realtime sampling/looper benefits like ot…and all plockable…of course…
then we’re talking…

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= still very cool.

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…no worries bout fm…will be always out there…

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A lot of popular EDM from the last decade or so wouldn’t have existed without the wavetables in NI Massive.

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