We all know buying hardware is a costly business, but if you have the money it is 100% worth it. After an expensive Christmas we’ve compiled a small list of synths and samplers to get you the most bang for your buck.
KORG Volca Sample
Price – €133
This small cheap sampler made by KORG is a great sampler on a budget. Coming with a motion sequencer to record/playback up to 11 parameters and a swing function its perfect for your home studio.
Price – €333
This monophonic analog synth comes with 80 presets and a 16 step sequencer as well as a keyboard. Perfect for making some deep basslines to strong crispy leads.
Teenage Engineering PO-10 Super Series Set
Price – €259
This set comes with the rhythm sub and factory synths of this line. Just hook them up to your speaker and you have a drum machine and two synths ready to go.
Price – €299
This synth has endless capabilities of what you can create, what really makes this stick out for us is it’s metalizer function. Definitely useful for industrial techno.
Doepfer Dark Energy II
Price – €499
This sawtooth based analog VCO with FM controls allows you to make some really gritty and dark sounds.