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!Read More »Eurorack Adventure, October 2021