Oberheim OB-Xa

The Oberheim OB-Xa is an 8 voice polysynth. It is has the distinction of being featured both in recordings and music videos of at least three 80's hits: Van Halen's Jump, Simple Mind's Don't You Forget about Me, and Prince's 1999. It's two parts can be layered and split. It has three LFOs and the classic Oberheim blue stripes on black with wood sides. Our OB-Xa features the Encore Electronics OBXa-MK upgrade which gives it midi controllable notes, pitch bend, filter cutoff, PWM depth, resonance, portamento, sysex, and 120 patches in memory, and more.

This instrument is available for use at our studio in Long Beach, Ca for playing and recording. Contact us to book your time.

Custom patch loading is possible for this item. Send us your sysex, midi files containing sysex, tape backup audio, or even Opcode Galaxy Bank or Bundles or Unisyn files for pre-loading for synth rentals or synth recording services.

Are you outside of LA or OC? No problem! We can record the synthesizer, drum sounds, or effects tracks for you! Send us your MIDI or audio files, we play it through the instrument or effects unit, record it, and send you the audio files. Learn more about our synthesizer and effects recording services.

Delivery on this item in select areas in Los Angeles and Orange Counties.

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