Desert Island Kit: Moscoman

Moscoman’s etheral sound comes from numerous totally different sources, however no piece of equipment has been extra prevlent thant he Korg MS2000. Released within the 12 months 2000, it is a 44-key four-voice digital analogue synth that turned tremendous common amongst touring musicians and people on a funds who needed greater than their extremely common microKorg was providing. It can nonetheless be picked up for round £400 second hand there is a rack model too, if you cannot stretch that far. Here’s what Moscoman needed to say in regards to the MS2000 – hear it in motion on his new mini album for Diynamic. Check our different Desert Island Kit options with Illyus & Barrientos and Lindstrøm. 

“The piece I select is my Korg MS2000 , the 12 months 2000 was cool. I adore it as a result of it is in all probability the primary actual synth i purchased, though it is VA [Virtual Analogue] I bear in mind driving someplace far to purchase it. It was the primary time I used a sound card to file out of field sound, I loved it a lot. It’s additionally a great alternative for Korg analogue machines which I didn’t have the cash to purchase again then, just like the MS20 for instance. I’ve had it for over 10 years – nonetheless works superior because it did once I received it.”

Desert Island Kit: Moscoman

“It has two LFOs, an incredible filter and actually cool results. It has two oscillators and a noise generator, and you may create actually cool sounds with it. There’s a bizarre sequencer that by no means retains the time, for some purpose all of them are like that, and naturally it is 4 voices, which builds some actual depth to the pads.”

“I’ve executed so tracks many with it, the obvious one was ‘Things Forgot To Be This Way’ which count on the guitar all of the sounds are from him, however i believe I’ve used it on 60-80% of my tunes, even when it is one thing  very small.”