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Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot?
      21/04/12 11:01 AM
Quote feline1:



I think it was probably successful because it was a passable Hammond/Rhodes emulator, robust and hugely more portable than the real things. And it had a quite pleasantly playable keyboard action.





I can comment from the 'scene' I was in at the time and the DX7 EP sound was the bizness... even from people who did not even own a Rhodes or care for its sound; granted this is small country and the cost of equipment had a huge impact on its popularity; but when a classically trained, jazz-gospel pianist teacher bought one and started playing at all the concerts it set the std for a whole generation of young players...

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* Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? C.LYDE 13/07/11 09:16 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? feline1   20/04/12 02:07 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Scramble   20/04/12 09:30 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   21/04/12 01:31 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? feline1   20/04/12 11:28 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? C.LYDE   21/04/12 11:01 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   21/04/12 02:23 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   21/04/12 03:02 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? The Elf   21/04/12 03:21 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   22/04/12 12:56 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? The Elf   21/04/12 02:52 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? desmond   21/04/12 12:10 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Blott   21/04/12 12:50 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Chevytraveller   21/04/12 01:12 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   20/04/12 01:55 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? C.LYDE   20/04/12 10:57 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Dave B   23/01/12 09:46 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Kayvon   24/01/12 12:45 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Kayvon   23/01/12 04:04 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Folderol   13/10/11 07:10 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   05/09/11 04:44 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? TheChorltonWheelie   06/09/11 02:33 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? johnny h   11/10/11 12:20 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? TheChorltonWheelie   11/10/11 10:32 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? johnny h   12/10/11 12:02 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? . . . Delete This User . . .   12/10/11 12:18 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   13/10/11 03:50 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? johnny h   13/10/11 08:25 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Hugh RobjohnsAdministrator   13/10/11 03:59 PM
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. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? TheChorltonWheelie   11/10/11 10:58 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Scramble   11/10/11 12:11 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Studio Support Gnome   11/10/11 02:35 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? johnny h   11/10/11 10:33 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   10/10/11 08:35 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? desmond   05/09/11 05:23 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? martin randle   04/09/11 07:36 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? uphillbothways   26/08/11 07:32 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Hugh RobjohnsAdministrator   05/09/11 09:43 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   05/09/11 02:19 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Hugh RobjohnsAdministrator   05/09/11 02:31 PM
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. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Hugh RobjohnsAdministrator   05/09/11 03:52 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? desmond   05/09/11 04:20 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   05/09/11 04:15 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? AndyJones   17/08/11 12:29 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? C.LYDE   18/08/11 11:53 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? AndyJones   20/08/11 08:55 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Chaconne   21/07/11 11:48 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? MarkOne   21/07/11 06:00 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? C.LYDE   12/08/11 11:31 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   21/07/11 08:56 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? hollowsun   20/07/11 09:28 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? C.LYDE   21/07/11 02:56 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? zenguitarModerator   19/07/11 12:18 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? ZukanModerator   19/07/11 08:17 AM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Dave B   18/07/11 08:10 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Blott   27/07/11 04:17 AM
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. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Blott   10/10/11 07:42 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? C.LYDE   12/08/11 11:44 AM
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. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? C.LYDE   18/07/11 12:16 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? Dave B   16/07/11 01:13 PM
. * Re: Have keyboard OEMs lost the plot? C.LYDE   18/07/11 12:28 PM
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