The Making of Belizean Heat: Part 4 – The Split

This song takes its name from a small channel through the island of Caye Caulker appropriately named The Split. The water rushes through this small opening with a strong steady current, which makes it a favourite swimming spot for locals. Some just ride the current, while others use it as a sort of aquatic resistance training. Continue reading “The Making of Belizean Heat: Part 4 – The Split”


Review: Furthrrrr Generator

The Furthrrrr Generator from is an analog dual oscillator module with an emphasis on west coast synthesis. It features their trademark gold panels and multicoloured knobs, with massive ten-turn knobs for controlling the frequencies of the oscillators. Rather than adopting the vintage airline motif of the Grand terminal, the Furthrrrr Generator panel is festooned with cartoon doodles of flowers, a cyclops creature and other miscellany. The Furthrrrr Generator provides the centerpiece of the 84HP Shuttle system, but also works as a standalone module. Let’s take a look at how much further it can go. Continue reading “Review: Furthrrrr Generator”

The Making of Belizean Heat: Part 3 – Wind Dancer

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Review: Grand Terminal Eurorack Module

 It takes only a glance at their website or any one of their products to realize that has a distinct and unique sense of style. The panels of their modules are a striking golden yellow, with red, blue, and black knobs. They call themselves Airways and list their company on Facebook as a cargo and freight company with the tagline “life is a trip”. The Grand Terminal fully embraces the retro airline aesthetic and even opts to label its features with thematic terminology. was kind enough to lend me not only their Grand Terminal, but their Furthrrrr Generator and Shuttle Control as well. Therefore, this will be the first of a three part travelogue. So buckle your seatbelts ladies and gentlemen, we’re about to take off with Airways.

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The Making of Belizean Heat: Part 2 – Hol Chan

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