Thee 2017 Northern California Synthmeet is on!

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Thee 2017 Northern California Synthmeet is on!

It is almost that time again! We are officially inviting you and yours to join us for our 5th Northern California Synth Meet at ROBOTSPEAk! We will clear out the shop to make way for thee Synthesizer vendors at our 2017 Synth Meet. Wall to wall Modular and Analog Synthesizers and the magical sound that goes along with them. Last year was the best gathering yet and we expect this year to be no different.
Please join us on Saturday October 28th from 2 till at least 6 PMish to check out the latest greatest from the attending Modular and Synthesizer experts. As always it’s free. This year Binary Society will be helping us out with the Live music scheduling as Mike B once again generously offers up his space next door at Vinyl Dreams for a Day of Live synthesizer music.

1010music-(Los Angeles) 1010music builds innovative musical instruments that combine the best of digital signal processing with intuitive touch screen interfaces.
WMD-(Denver) Check out the  Chimera and Arpitecht as well as displaying progress on our Trigger Sequencer Prototype.
Pittsburgh Modular
Soma Laboratories-Lyra-8 Analog Synthesizer
Noise Engineering- on hand will be the soon-to-be-released Manis Iteritas and Integra Solum. Also the old favorites including Basimilus Iteritas Alter, the original Loquelic Iteritas and the recently released Loquelic Iteritas Percido and Cursus Iteritas. In addition to these, Noise Engineering will bring along the other modules that they released in August (Horologic Solum + Horologic Uter, Variatic Sequent + Variatic Multium, Extra Mullet, and Xerest Pola).
Moog Music-Asheville NC- Mother 32 Multiple Rig,  Model 15,  Minimoog Model D

Expressivee-(Paris) TOUCHÉ controller

Elektron-Elektron Music Machines started in Gothenburg, Sweden in 1998 with the SIDStation, a hardware MIDI synth powered by the vintage Commodore 64 computer sound chip.  Since then, they have created such landmark products as Machinedrum, Monomachine, Octatrack, and the DAW-integrated Analog Series of machines.  Elektron is proud to participate in ROBOTSPEAk's 2017 Synth Meet and will be demoing our newest products, Analog Heat, Digitakt, and the much anticipated Octatrack MKII.  See you there!

Dave Smith Instruments

Zetaohm-(SF) - FLXS1 Sequencer

Dreadbox-(Athens, Greece) - Abyss, NYX, and Erebus desktop synths and couple of White Line Eurorack Modules.

Make Noise-Check out their latest modules: the Morphagene, Contour, and DynaMix



This year BINARY SOCIETY will be organizing the 100% live synth lineup as Mike B once again generously hosts the show next door at Vinyl Dreams. Performances will be from 2:30pm - 7:00pm with Binary Society-curated music original submissions playing between sets.

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Patrick O' Brien
Haptic Synapses
James Cigler & Tomio Ueda
Alex Anderson & Matt Tanner aka Nasty Nachos (WMD)
Mark Camp

Live visual performances by Tim Thompson & Bill Wiatroski.

The line up and times of the players and the Synth vendors who will be attending will be updated as they come in so, stay tuned and we will see you in October.
Officially opened to the public in October 2002. If the math is correct that is 15 years entrenched in Synthesizers.
Stop in to celebrate our 15 year mark and the continuing resurgence of Modular and Analog synthesizers!