The beauty of a great multimedia production is the wide ranging influence it can have. Whether it's a great movie, live show or theatrical production, a great multimedia presentation can have a far reaching influence beyond its intended demographic. For example, popular Science Fiction classic Blade Runner has found a way to influence a new synthesizer. 

 At NAMM 2018, a little known synth company named the Black Corporation  released an analog synth named "Deckard's Dream".  Named after the main protagonist of the 1982 classic, Deckard's Dream was designed to emulate many of the sounds heard in the original movie. For those of you wondering, the main synth used in the original Blade Runner soundtrack was a Yamaha CS-80.  

Some of the features included on the synth are USB inputs, 8 polyphonic voices, midi out and a VST/AU editor. If you or somebody you know is a huge fan of analog synths then "Deckard's Dream" should be on your bucket list of synths to play with.  For a closer look at the synth, there is a demo video that can be found below. 

For those of you seriously looking at this synth to add to your collection, you can get this synth fully put together or as a DIY Kit. The synth is available now for $3,750 fully put together and the price for a DIY Kit is TBD.  What do you guys think of "Deckard's Dream"? is this is a synth you'd want to sink your teeth into? 

H/T: Stoney Roads 

Related

UNO SYNTH

TEST DRIVE: UNO Synth by IK Multimedia

In the first edition of "Test Drive", I take a look at the Ultra Portable synth from IK Multimedia, the Uno Synth.

ibiza town

Popular party city cracks down on tourist rental properties

While some people like to go clubbing, others like to bring the party to them at home. Unfortunately for party goers in a popular party town, AirBnB will no longer be an option.

Tiggi Hawke - Neon Signs, Colored Lights & Sports Jacket Press photo

[NEW MUSIC] Tiggi Hawke Releases Ode to New York City With Soulful Synth-Pop Hit "NYC"

Inspired by the painful fallout of failed relationship, Tiggi Hawke's "NYC" is a lovelorn synth-pop ballad worthy of the Armada Music name.

chromaverb-logic-pros-hero

Audio FX 101: Reverb

Using the right kind of effects can make any track stand out. For many producers, using the right amount of effects can be the difference between a banger or a complete bore of a track. Today, we'll discuss one of the most commonly used effects and what it can do to help your productions.

adult-beautiful-blur-casual-374703

EDM.com Presents Synth Sisters: A Series Illuminating the Best New EDM by Women

Welcome to Synth Sisters, the best place to discover new electronic music from stellar female producers.

Robyn

Robyn Released a New Playlist Inspired by This Year's Met Gala Theme

Prince, Marvin Gaye, Kraftwerk, and more are included on Robyn's special Met Gala-inspired playlist.

CHRIS LASK

Chris Lake teams up with Music Discovery platform, WAV

Popular DJ and Producer Chris Lake has made a deal with WAV, a popular music discovery platform to generate new ideas for releasing music to consumers.

Kaivon

Listen to the Inspirational New Track "77" by Kaivon

Out this week on Dim Mak records, this track features vocals from Kini Solana.