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Subject: Re: [yamahacs80] (OT) Yamaha GS-1
From: David Rogoff <david@...>
The Old Crow wrote:
> My GS-1 is in fact one of the two that Steve Porcaro (of Toto) used in
> the early 1980s. From 1984 to 2001 it sat in a warehouse. Then I found
> it... ;)
I'm listening right now to Deep Space from The Magazine by Rickie Lee
Jones. Great album, back from 1984. This song is just GS-1 and Rickie
Lee singing. It's a really great along-piano sound. The album has
thanks to various Toto people, so it might be the very GS-1 you have!
The song is on the iTunes store if you want to hear 30 seconds of it.
Anyway, this is getting too close to the evil DX-7 which, almost single
handedly, destroyed analog synths for over a decade.