Colossus: A Once In A Generation Synthesizer

US Alex Ball on the mighty machine      14/07/23

Alex Ball is back with another squelch-filled look at a gargantuan synthesizer. This time its the Analogue Solutions Colossus, an almost room-sized synth with a phenomenal amount of features - performed to near perfection by Alex. In other big synth news, if you missed his video on the giant MS-20; that's also worth a watch:


Here's an explanation of the Colossus in his words... 

A look at the outrageous and jaw-dropping Colossus from Analogue Solutions. A "colossus" thank you to Tom at Analogue Solutions for the very generous loan of this remarkable instrument.

https://www.colossus-synth.com/colossus

Thank also to Simon and Eli for their help with the video. For my music, stems of my music, sample packs, Q&As and to help keep this channel going, please consider my Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/AlexBallMusic

0:00 Intro Jam 1:07 Colossus 2:11 Demo 1: Fireflies 3:47 Synthi 100 4:28 Whistle Stop Tour Pt 1 7:34 Demo 2: Heft Side Brain 8:52 Whistle Stop Tour Pt 2 10:07 Demo 3: Peggio 11:31 The Colossus in the room 12:37 Demo 4: Helix

 

More from Alex Ball here: https://www.youtube.com/@AlexBallMusic

 

About the author [midierror]: midierror makes nifty Max For Live devices, innovative music hardware, award winning sample packs and hosts a podcast speaking to people in the music world.



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