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Re: Bowie - Ashes to Ashes - What synth?

Postby Scott3t » Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:12 am

Pretty sure it was an Arp Quadra Similar to the Odyssey but polyphonic.
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Re: Bowie - Ashes to Ashes - What synth?

Postby Arpangel » Mon Sep 28, 2020 9:30 am

zenguitar wrote:Not bothered what Wiki says, but Ritchie has rung some bells. I recall reading in the dim and distant past that Robert Fripp used the GR for the synth parts. But I am getting old and senile.

Andy :beamup:

The playing style and angular changes, are very "Frippian" I’d say GR500 also. And don’t forget, there are probably some very nice top end verbs and effects on it too. Unrepeatable really,
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