Archive for the 'Zira' Category

VacoLoco in Sound on Sound

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

The VacoLoco Zira and GorF got a mention in this months (the October edition) of Sound on Sound. We were mentioned in the Korg Volca article as “alternatives”, the item reads – “There aren’t many serious synth/sequencer rivals that are comparably priced but I should mention the rather lovely Zira and GorF from the UK’s […]

Zira Monosynth Still Available

Saturday, July 13th, 2013

Zira (our analogue digital hybrid monosynth) is selling well, we still have some left. Don’t forget this is a limited run of 64, with a third gone already that doesn’t leave long. We’ve got two multi-tracked demo’s currently, “See You” by Depeche Mode – And just for fun, the theme tune to the TV Series, […]

Zira and JuJu Demo

Saturday, July 6th, 2013

I’ve created a quick Zira and JuJu demo on soundcloud - https://soundcloud.com/vacoloco/sledgehammer-theme-zira-juju It’s the theme from SledgeHammer, written by Danny Elfman. Zira is doing all the synth duties (multi-tracked) and JuJu is on drums. Don’t forget you can buy Zira whilst stocks last direct from our webstore

Zira’s Now available

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

I’ve tested and setup the next batch of Zira synths, I’ve got one that needs some TLC, but there are 19 ready to go. I’ve listed the red ones separately, so you have a choice, but remember there are only 4 red ones! The cost is the same as before, £250 plus Postage and Packaging to […]

Ziras have landed!

Friday, June 21st, 2013

This makes me a very happy person.. 20 brand new, fully assembled, shiny Ziras. I just have to test them and set them up then they’ll go on line. we’ve tried something new, we’ve got four Ziras in a transparent red perspex. These will be available on a first come first serve basis when they go […]

Zira, nearly here

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Just had notification that a big box of goodies shipped today, yup the assembled Zira‘s are on their way! They should be here this week, I’ll test them this weekend and they’ll go on sale Monday. 

Zira Update

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

The Zira cases are being cut/made this week, which means we should receive the first batch of Ziras in the middle of June. We’re sorry about the delay, I’m pleased to say we’ve learned from this and future products shouldn’t be delayed by the same problem.

Zira update

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Quick update about Zira, we’ve had a slight delay due to a problem with the cases, this is being rectified and we hope to have stock in the next 10 to 14 days.

GorF almost gone, Zira nearly here!

Sunday, April 14th, 2013

It’s been a superb month, only two GorFs remain in stock. This means I have enough money to invest in some more tools which will open up a whole new set of options for the future. I want to say a very heart-felt thank you to everyone who’s purchased a GorF with their hard earned money, […]

GorF Sales and Zira update

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

GorF is selling very well, and we’re down to our last three assembled units in stock. Once they’re gone it’ll be a few months before we have stock again as we’re going to be releasing some assembled Zira‘s shortly. For now, here’s a picture of the new assembled/cased Zira.