Hans Besselink is a Dutch sound designer and content creator, working under the artist-name: Oddiction. With roots in Metal, Hip-Hop and Electronic music, he developed a unique style of sound design and music production. Initially experimenting with Breakcore and Industrial Hardcore, Hans is influenced by artists like Venetian Snares, Sisters of Mercy, Bong-Ra and Atari Teenage Riot. He has releases on various labels like DNA Records, Thorntree Records and Megarave Records, under the names Carnivore and as half of the producer duo Lords of Dominion. Hans has been doing sound design and creating content since 2008. His presets can be found in numerous VST instruments and effects. Hans also has been contributing to developers with some of the most leading audio plugin companies in the industry.

Eurorack Adventure October 2021

Eurorack Adventure, October 2021

So, here we are, ten months into 2021 and the Doepfer Monsterbase is near completion. A bumpy road and more hurdles ahead. Was this year a good time to start a Eurorack system? The pandemic lingered on into 2021 and still rears its ugly head. The other obstacle that is causing many module builders a major headache is the global chip shortage. It’s not only increasing prices, but it’s causing re-stock issues. There are simply not enough chips around for those that craft our beloved nifty electronics.

This post will be the first of a series called Eurorack Adventure. Allow me to fill you in on how my first modular synth journey has started this year. I hope this will amuse, or even help you on your own modular trip. These will be long writings, so grab something to drink and some snacks!

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