Funk-Fusion Synth Bass Collection by Tamas Barabas

In this collection of patches, Tamas has created some synth bass sounds for some famous tracks from the R&B, hip-hop, old school funk era. These patches are for bass grooves.Note:Make sure you stomp on the CTL pedal for each patch as they offer wide variations to the sounds.

Tamas Barabas -- Tamas Barabas was born in 1972, Hungary. TB is a versatile session musician, bassist, pro sound engineer, composer, producer and arranger. He played bass track for several albums representing a broad array of musical genres from pop to jazz. His fabulous bass guitar sound and composition skills crafted the sound of the band Djabe. They have toured around the World, totaling 44 countries and played at the most important jazz/world music festivals. Besides his musical carrier, TB is an acclaimed sound engineer in Hungary. Djabe's 'Sheafs Are Dancing' album is highly-respected by top sound engineers at Abbey Road Studios, where the DVD-Audio disc was authored. He has been a LoopStation fanatic ever since the RC-20 debut in 2001, and continues to blow away the audience again and again with his loops. Awards:Emerton, Band called Tea (1994) / Fonogram, World Music - Djabe (2000) / Emerton, Jazz - Djabe (2001) / Emerton, Jazz - Fusio Group (2006) / Artisjus, Musical Foundation - Bass Artist (2011)

Live Set

1TRY IT BASSA filtered PWM plus a TRI waveform or a heavily enveloped bass sound (these can be switched with CTL1).
2BIGGER MAN BASSA typical hip-hop synth bass sound using a minus one octave SAW wave combined with a SIN wave. CTL1 turns off SIN and turns on an envelope filtered normal bass sound.
3DIGERI BASSA very tricky sound, where an Octaver effect is applied only for F#1 - F#3 note range, while a special PWM PKG filtered Digeridoo sound is assigned to the low B string (under F note).
4BITTER BASSCompressed bass sound with special EQ setting for a vintage kind of sound, plus you can turn on two different wavesforms with the CTL1 pedal: A TRI 1 octave up and a SIN 1 octave down.
5LOIUS 80's BASSNice vintage, old school funk bass sound with compression, vintage EQ and a TRI wave.
*This live set was created with SY-300.
*These patches reproduce each sound as described above, but not perfectly reproduce the originals.

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True analog-style polyphonic guitar synthesizer with zero latency and no special pickup required.