Blog > Lyra-8

Newest arrival to the studio is the Soma Laboratories Lyra-8 ‘Organismic Synthesizer’. This thing is wild, a formless, constantly moving drone machine with an unwieldy FX section. Here’s the result of a days use with it. The first half of this is focused on the droning sounds it creates while the 2nd half is more about the FX section. Two live jams stitched together recorded out the modular:

All the sustained notes and FX are generated by the synth. If you want a better demonstration of how it works, here’s me tooling around with it, thought it’d be interesting to hear what came out of it when plugging it in for the first time: