All gearjunkies and gearheads, well at least the somewhat older ones, sure know the Fairlight CMI sampler from the 80’s. Via SonicState we found out that Peter Vogel, Fairlight co-founder, is planning a Next Generation of the Fairlight CMI. More specific a 30th Anniversary Edition.
The Fairlight keyboard, signed by the who’s who of 80s music, which sold at auction for $100,000 in 2006:
Fairlight CMI Series 30A – (Thirtieth Anniversary) Limited Edition – Pre-production mockup: