XILS 4 is a killer EMS VCS3 emulation, times two - KeyboardMag

XILS 4 is a killer EMS VCS3 emulation, times two

Xils-Lab XILS 4 is a soft synth that emulates the legendary EMS VCS3, whose "Battleship"-style pin board served as its modulation matrix and which was famously used on Pink Floyd's The Dark Side of the Moon. However, XILS 4 offers a twist: It's really two VCS3 synths in one, and you can implement the duo in a number of creative and musically useful ways.
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Xils-Lab XILS 4 is a soft synth that emulates the legendary EMS VCS3, whose "Battleship"-style pin board served as its modulation matrix and which was famously used on Pink Floyd's The Dark Side of the Moon. However, it offers a twist (in addition to the usual soft synth amenities such as polyphony): It's really two VCS3 synths in one, and you can implement the duo in a number of creative and musically useful ways.

Here's a first look video from reviewer Jim Aikin. Read the full review in our November 2014 issue.