Jump to content

Can Massive or Serum do this?


Recommended Posts

  • Members

Hello I want to buy my first synth and I've been doing some research, however, I still need some help regarding a few general things before I decide which synth to buy. Please bear with my ignorance and thanks everybody in advance!
The sounds that I want to achieve are not so contemporary and perhaps a bit underground (I'm attaching a few youtube links). My question is: Are plugins such as Massive or Serum capable of doing this? Or should I be looking for a more specific branch of hardware synths? If so, which ones? A friend of mine told me that for certain music, the contemporary softsynths are "so perfect, their tone so full", that it's not a good choice for such underground sounds. On the other hand, I've read that Serum or Massive can satisfy "pretty much any sound design need" as they combine many synthesis types. 

Do you think both of these songs are made using a subtractive analog hardware synth? And if so, would making it in Serum or Massive get you only so far? 
Thank you. Below are the links

Aphex Twin Rhubarb

Mount Eerie Synthesizer

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...