Roland Juno-6

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The first in a series of amazingly affordable quality synthesizers from Roland's amazing Juno family! The Juno-6 is a six voice polyphonic analog synthesizer! It's a very stable synth thanks to its digitally controlled analog oscillators. The Juno-6 sounds great, however it lacks basic necessities like MIDI control and patch memory storage.

The next generation Juno-60 version added 56 patches of memory storage. Both of these synths sound virtually the same and are considered by many to sound better (punchier) than the popular follow up, the Juno-106. The Juno-6 and 60 are very rich sounding synthesizers and are great analog machines as long as you can overlook the absence of MIDI control. Of course nobody can deny that the wooden side panel look is a true sign of Vintage status! The Junos have been used by Nick Rhodes of Duran Duran, Enya, Sean Lennon, Sneaker Pimps, Vince Clarke of Erasure and Banco De Gaia.

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ironlung82
June 7, 2011 @ 7:58 pm
gaaaaah, I want one! You can catch glimpses of Mark Ronson using this in the Bang, bang, bang video. Nice.
alex nat
June 7, 2011 @ 7:42 pm
I've had one of these for a while, would absolutely never sell it. Super rare for you guys to find one so cheap, some people just don't know what they've got!
Graham Dallas
June 5, 2011 @ 3:18 pm
I picked up a Juno 6 for £50 (yes, fifty pounds), all it needed was a new key from ebay for £2 - perfect working order
my elastic eye
February 28, 2011 @ 7:01 am
i just bought a near mint juno-6 for £270, pretty sure i got a ridiculously amazing bargain

the sound so rich!!! and the release is on each key rather than the last one in a sequence that you hold (if thats makes sense) which im sure is really rare with a lot of analogue synths???
Nick
December 23, 2010 @ 5:07 pm
I've found that with my Juno you can have both chorus buttons depressed to give a 3rd, really fat, chorus effect.
 
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  • Specifications
  • Polyphony - 6 voices
  • Oscillators - DCO: pulse, saw, and square
  • LFO - rate and delay
  • Filter - non-resonant high pass and resonant low pass
  • VCA - level, ADSR and gate
  • Keyboard - 61 note keyboard (no velocity or aftertouch)
  • Arpeg/Seq - External JSQ-60 Sequencer
  • Effects - Chorus (2 types)
  • Memory - None
  • Control - Filter Control In, Ext Clock In
  • Date Produced - 1982
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