A plugin bundle consisting of the recreations of the Korg MS-20, Mono/Poly, Polysix, M1 and Wavestation with additional effects which can be used separately and a plugin for layering and routing the sound of the mentioned synths for creating even ...
“We were using a lot of softs as well — all the Arturia stuff, the Korg Legacy stuff, some of the GForce stuff. Stuff that we coveted as hardware, but couldn’t afford at the time. GForce have got a really lightweight version of the Minimoog [the Minimonsta] that I used to use a lot."more
SOFTWARE: Sony ACID Pro, OpenMPT / ModPlug Tracker, GoldWave, Har-Bal, Celemony Melodyne, AnalogX SayIt, E-Phonic Retro Delay, SonicCharge Permut8, SonicCharge Bitspeek, Native Instruments Guitar Rig 4, Kjaerhus Audio Classic Suite, Ichiro Toda's Synth1, AudioRealism Bassline 2, SonicCharge Synplant, Arturia V Collection, KORG Legacy Collection, Illformed Glitch 2, Antares Harmony Enginemore
According to Babydaddy, the equipment at Discoball Jazzfest consists of a G5 Mac running Logic Pro 7 with assorted plug-ins including the Native Instruments Komplete package, Korg's Legacy Collection, Arturia's CS80V and Gforce's Minimonsta. Hardware includes the Access Virus Indigo and Virus Polar, Roland XV5050, Studiologic SL880 master keyboard, Roland Juno 106 and Novation K-station synths. The band's main microphone is a Neumann M149, which went through the studio's HHB Radius 50, Avalon VT737, or Universal Audio 6176 preamps, and then into their MOTU 828 MkII, with monitoring taken care of by Mackie HR824s.more
Because I do not own the original hardware I cannot make a good comparison. However the plugins themselves are fairly intuitive and easy to use. Supposedly the emulation is very impressive and, although the sounds can be dated, they still can be given purpose.