At the 2016 NAMM Show, Roland is introducing the SYSTEM-500 Complete Set – an all-in-one modular synth that they call ‘a modern classic’.

The Roland System-500 Complete Set is based on the classic SYSTEM-700 and SYSTEM-100M,. Made for Eurorack format, it’s a complete system, with multiple oscillators, filters and effects. It comes in a custom case with patch cables.

Pricing and Availability for the Roland System-500 Compete Set are TBA. See the Roland site for more info.


  • Complete analog modular synthesizer with multiple oscillators, filters and effect
    • 512 module with two voltage controlled oscillators with saw, sine and square waves
    • 521 module with two voltage controlled filters with selectable high-pass filters
    • 530 module with two voltage controlled amplifiers each with multiple CV inputs
    • 540 module with two ADSR envelopes and invertible LFO with five waveform types
    • 572 module with classic phase shifter, delay, gate delay and invertible LFO
  • Vintage Roland analog sound in a modern instrument
  • Includes case, power supply, and braided patch cables
  • Versatile wood and metal case is portable, stackable and can sit flat or angled
  • Numerous CV connections for an array of modulation possibilities

Roland says that the SYSTEM-500 Complete Set delivers “the classic character and playability of a vintage Roland modular synth, with all the advantages of a modern instrument.”

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Roland today introduced the SYR-E84 Eurorack Case – a suitcase-style design for their System-1m, Aira effects modules, new analog Eurorack modules and Euro modules from other manufacturers.

The SYR-E84 Eurorack case features a black aluminum enclosure and wood side panels. The versatile case can be used in flat, angled, or vertical positions, and offers easy stacking capabilities for expanding your setup.


  • 84HP Eurorack case with rugged aluminum construction and wood side panels
    Modules can be securely mounted to the M3 bar nut and the included flying male bus cable
  • Includes a 2000 mA power supply designed especially for modular synths and effects
  • Stackable design and included screws allow two SYR-E84 cases to be joined together when a larger setup is required
  • Slant on the bottom corner of the case allows for angled positioning
  • Portable size and weight with a protective cover for travel
  • Case cover can be attached to the back with a latch to provide extra stability
  • Overcurrent protection to safeguard users and modules from hazardous currents

Pricing and availability are TBA. See the Roland site for more info.

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