CatSynth Pic: Studio Cat (Nord, Roland, Akai MPC)

Cat sitting on an Akai MPC 1000 in a studio featuring various Roland instruments and a Nord lead.  From Xeper Kalypso via the Facebook group Synthesizer Freaks.

 My cat hates photos being taken of him, since he decided to do everything he could to not let me finish the work I needed to do in the studio, I took a photo

CatSynth Pic: Silvestre with Akai, Electro-Harmonix, Eventide

Black cat with Akai, Eventide, Electro-Harmonix

Black cat Silvestre sits with an Akai APC Key 25 controller, Electro-Harmonix 2880 looper, and Eventide PitchFactor pedal.  By forasteromagic on Instagram.

CatSynth Pic: Porcelain Cat and Akai Synthesizers

Beautiful monochromatic photo of a porcelain cat with vintage Akai synthesizers, including the S700 sampler and VX90 six-voice analog synth.  By Jeroen ten Asbroek via Facebook.


CatSynth Pic: Skinny, Akai MPC Touch, and More

Skinny the Cat with Akai MPC Touch controller

Skinny the cat shows off his Akai MPC Touch controller and software synths. We also see a bit of modular lurking in the corner 😺

Submitted by Alessandro Cilano via our Facebook page

CatSynth pic: Cat in the Studio

Cat with attitude owns this studio. From Yoeri van Spankeren‎ via the Facebook group Synthesizer Freaks.

Don’t touch my stuff or you fucking die…

Cat people know that look well…

CatSynth: Dave and Yamaha RM1x

Dave inspects the RM1x sequencer

Submitted by Karl Lee Avery via our Facebook page.

“Dave approving of my new stand for the rm1x”

CatSynth video: Taide’n Borg – Jorgos and The Revenge on the Iron Beast

From Sun’s May Flower on YouTube, via matrixsynth.


Poly synth – Roland Super JX 10
Bass – Korg Monopoly
Synth Lead – Arp Odyssey
Strings – Solina String Ensemble
Drums – Akai S900


Reverb – Lexicon LXP 15 II
Analog Delay – EEM 2000 ST
Chorus – Boss CH1 Super Chorus
Stereo Phaser – Arion SPH2”

Spot the cat 🙂

CatSynth video: Akai wolf with snare rolls

From DrOctave1 on YouTube, via matrixsynth.

“”Akai wolf with snare rolls and cat paws”

CatSynth pic: Sweet Spot (Arturia MiniBrute)

Cat with MiniBrute

Submitted by ⓉⒺⒸⒽℕ⌽▃ⒾⒹ●⒞⒪⒨ via Twitter.

CatSynth pic: MIDI Kitten :)


Adorable little black kitten checking out its latest composition.

From CallingAllAstronauts on Twitter, via our friend scatterfilter.

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