The first hurdle in building your own Eurorack is the case and power supply – you have to do that first. Here’s what I did for under 100 quid and I am now ready to start building modules. Intro – 0:10 My chosen power supply and case concept – 7:11 […]

Modular DIY 02 – Case and power supply

Envelopes in Eurorack can be hard to grasp, especially when moving from regular synthesizers. In this in-depth video we are going to uncover the concepts and usage of the ADSR envelope from first bleep to evolving modulations. Grab a coffee and give yourself an hour to bathe in the warm […]

Molten Modular 24 – Discovering Envelopes featuring TINRS Edgecutter

I’m kicking off a new series of videos on Eurorack modular DIY. If  you solder your own modules from kits then you can build your Eurorack for a lot less money than buying pre-built modules. Plus it’s completely fascinating. Follow me on my journey into modular DIY and let’s see […]

Modular DIY 01 – Introduction to building your own modules ...

A full review and demo of the Eventide Euro DDL Digital Delay Eurorack module. it’s worth spending some time with this versatile and surprising CV controllable effect box. I failed to mention the Overdrive button – it adds a 20dB boost to the input – I didn’t find it very […]

Molten Modular 23 – Eventide Euro DDL Digital Delay review

A two-parter this one where I use the Squarp Hermod to interface Bitwig to my DAW and then, in part 2 record the Eurorack back into the DAW for mixing. So, how do you connect your DAW to your modular? I’ve been looking at ways to sequence my modular alongside […]

Molten Modular 22 – Using Hermod for DAW-to-Modular connection

Spend an hour with the remarkable Graphic VCO wavetable adventure playground by Erica Synths. I’ll take you through all the features with a load of sound demos and explanations. And sorry for the auto-focus! Intro – 0:24 The user interface – 12:28 A/B Wavetable mode – 16:04 Wavetable Matrix mode […]

Molten Modular 21 – Erica Synths Graphic VCO review

The randomRHYTHM is a trigger sequencer, drum machine, pattern creating, trigger happy, swinging, randomising, liver performing module with bags of character and deep levels of fun. Intro – 0:24 The basics – 03:31 Rolling the Dice – 06:50 SEQ OUT – 09:22 Swing – 12:15 Triggering envelopes – 13:31 The […]

Molten Modular 20 – Vermona randomRHYTHM review and demo

Let me walk you through an ambient patch I built for a contemplative event. It features the 2HP Pluck and Make Noise ST0 run by a Turing machine with lots of interesting CV mixing and modulation. I also give you a demonstration and explanation of a “Krell Patch” and discover […]

Molten Modular 19 – Let’s build an ambient patch via ...

A two part and possibly three part journey into the question of how to write a track on Eurorack. This is all about the question and suggesting ways forward. In part three I might be able to talk about how I got there.

Molten Modular 18 – How do you write a track ...

Sadly I now have more modules than I have space for. So I’m using it as an opportunity to examine my rack and decide what stays and what goes. I’ll go through all my choices, my recent discoveries, my thoughts and feelings about this modular rabbit hole we find ourselves […]

Molten Modular 17 – Eurorack overflow and update