Erica Synths Perkons Review and Tutorial

PERKONS HD-01 Review – Did Erica Synths bottle up thunder in drum synth? Detailed tutorial here

Perkons from Erica Synths is a hybrid analog and digital, four-voice drum synth (and also a drone synth), that takes hands-on controls to the extreme – giving you per voice tone and sequencing control. It’s more expensive and more focused than other drum machines but does have a character that makes it sound different. In this video I explore what makes it tick, its different voice engines, as well as pros and cons compared to other drum synths:

0:00 Intro

1:30 Overview

3:45 Grid views

5:05 Connectivity

5:40 Banks

6:30 Sound engines

8:00 Voice 1

10:05 Voice 2

12:10 Voice 3

16:05 Voice 4

19:05 BB Delay

20:50 Compressor

21:50 MIDI control

22:15 External FX

24:05 Tempo

24:35 Sequencing

25:00 Speed & groove

25:45 Play modes

26:35 Ratchet & odds

29:00 Live rec

29:20 Motion seq

29:50 Param locks

31:15 Accents

31:45 LFO

34:20 Pros & cons

39:05 Outro

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

I accept that my given data and my IP address is sent to a server in the USA only for the purpose of spam prevention through the Akismet program.More information on Akismet and GDPR.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.