Roland presents Synthesizers System-8. If you are on the lookout for synthesizers or keys in general, then this may be a fitting choice. Make sure to check out the reviews but first of all press the red button below to see if it fits your music taste.
Chris Roditis took the WHATISGOODFORME test and scored a 88% match with System-8
88% match
Chris likes Indie Rock, Synthpop and New Wave
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Music taste profile of people who like this gear

Our latest analysis of the music taste of people who like "System-8" shows that it is mostly liked by people who listen to electronic, pop or dance and are fans of Peter Tosh, Aphex Twin or Common.

User data for this research, chart data and conclusions reviewed by the MusicNGear Editorial team

Fans of Roland System-8 by artist

Fans by artist
artistFans
Peter Tosh42.5Peter Tosh: 42.5 fans
Aphex Twin41.8Aphex Twin: 41.8 fans
Common37.2Common: 37.2 fans
M8337.2M83: 37.2 fans
Daft Punk37.2Daft Punk: 37.2 fans
ABBA35.8ABBA: 35.8 fans
Bob Marley35.3Bob Marley: 35.3 fans
Daft Punk32Daft Punk: 32 fans
Calvin Harris32Calvin Harris: 32 fans
The Chemical Brothers30.7The Chemical Brothers: 30.7 fans

Fans of Roland System-8 by genre

Fans by genre
genreFans
Electronic288.6Electronic: 288.6 fans
Pop199.8Pop: 199.8 fans
Dance157.9Dance: 157.9 fans
Jazz145.8Jazz: 145.8 fans
Hip hop / rap136.5Hip hop / rap: 136.5 fans

Fans of Roland System-8 by age

Fans by age
ageFans
35 to 44174.835 to 44: 174.8 fans
18 to 2470.918 to 24: 70.9 fans
55 and above56.955 and above: 56.9 fans
45 to 5445.945 to 54: 45.9 fans
25 to 3437.325 to 34: 37.3 fans

Fans of Roland System-8 by country

Fans by country
countryFans
United States164.6United States: 164.6 fans
United Kingdom60.2United Kingdom: 60.2 fans
Germany54.4Germany: 54.4 fans
Denmark21.4Denmark: 21.4 fans
France19.7France: 19.7 fans
Canada17.7Canada: 17.7 fans
Netherlands10.5Netherlands: 10.5 fans
Ireland10.4Ireland: 10.4 fans
Italy7.2Italy: 7.2 fans
Belgium7.2Belgium: 7.2 fans
Chile7.2Chile: 7.2 fans
Spain5.3Spain: 5.3 fans

Fans of Roland System-8 by gender

Fans by gender
genderFans
Male359.6Male: 359.6 fans
Female26.2Female: 26.2 fans

Fans of Roland System-8 by type of use

Fans by type of use
type of useFans
non-professional use108.2non-professional use: 108.2 fans
professional use277.6professional use: 277.6 fans

Fans of Roland System-8 by ownership

Fans by ownership
ownershipFans
got it74.8got it: 74.8 fans
want it178want it: 178 fans

If you're out shopping for synthesizers and you really want to see if "Roland System-8" is a fitting choice for you, then take the "Goodforme" test for a more personalized result.

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How does the Goodforme test work?

We have collected data (music preferences, personality traits and demographics) by people who took the Goodforme Test for "System-8" and relevant gear by Roland, in "Synthesizers" or related categories and together with the tech specs of products in our database we feed it into our state-of-the-art recommendation engine. A sample of the data we are using to generate the results for the Goodforme Test, reports and visualizations for this gear can be found below.

For the scientific approach behind our collaborative and content-based filtering algorithms used in our hybrid recommender system please consult [1], [2], [3], [4], [5] and [6]

Latest test results

A fan of The Who matches 99% with Roland System-8 or a relevant item
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A male fan of The Who, Keith Jarrett, Gorillaz, The Chemical Brothers and Pop, Jazz, Blues, Electronic , aged 55 y.o. or older from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" test for Roland System-8 4 months 3 weeks ago and scored 99%

A fan of ABBA matches 99% with Roland JD-Xi or a relevant item
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A male fan of ABBA, Foo Fighters, Frank Sinatra and Pop, Alternative rock, Jazz, Blues, Dance , aged 18-24 y.o. from Denmark took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Roland in the Synthesizers category 1 year 1 month ago and scored 99%

A fan of A Tribe Called Quest matches 99% with Roland TR-8S or a relevant item
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A male fan of A Tribe Called Quest, Damian Marley and Pop, Dance, Electronic, Hip hop / rap, Reggae , aged 35-44 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 1 month 3 weeks ago and scored 99%

A fan of Calvin Harris matches 99% with Roland MC-707 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Calvin Harris, Zedd, Daft Punk, Crystal Castles and Dance, Electronic , aged 45-54 y.o. from Canada took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 4 months 2 days ago and scored 99%

A fan of Daft Punk matches 99% with Roland Torcido or a relevant item
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A male fan of Daft Punk, The Prodigy, The Chemical Brothers and Electronic , aged 45-54 y.o. from Italy took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 4 months 1 week ago and scored 99%

A fan of ABBA matches 99% with Roland FA-07 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of ABBA, Led Zeppelin, Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald and Pop, Classic rock, Country, Jazz , aged 55 y.o. or older from United States took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 6 months 4 days ago and scored 99%

A fan of AC/DC matches 99% with Roland FA-06 B-Stock or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of AC/DC, Moby and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Jazz, Blues, Electronic, Hip hop / rap , aged 25-34 y.o. from Belgium took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 8 months 7 hours ago and scored 99%

A fan of The Who matches 99% with Roland SP-404A or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of The Who, Iron Maiden, M83, Adele and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Country, Jazz, Electronic, Opera , aged 25-34 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 8 months 4 weeks ago and scored 99%

A fan of Daft Punk matches 99% with Roland FA-06 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Daft Punk, Depeche Mode, The Chemical Brothers and Dance, Electronic , aged 25-34 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 11 months 6 days ago and scored 99%

A fan of ABBA matches 99% with Roland JD-Xi or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of ABBA, Foo Fighters, Frank Sinatra and Pop, Alternative rock, Jazz, Blues, Dance , aged 18-24 y.o. from Denmark took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 1 year 1 month ago and scored 99%

A fan of Lady Gaga matches 65% with Roland SE-02 or a relevant item
65%

A male fan of Lady Gaga, Queen, Eagles and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Electronic , aged 18-24 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 1 year 8 months ago and scored 65%

A fan of Mötley Crüe matches 99% with Roland TB-03 or a relevant item
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A male fan of Mötley Crüe, B.B. King, The Prodigy, Bob Marley and The Wailers and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Jazz, Blues, Dance, Electronic, Hip hop / rap, Latin, Reggae , aged 35-44 y.o. from Chile took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 1 year 8 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of The Smashing Pumpkins matches 99% with Roland SE-02 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of The Smashing Pumpkins, Kanye West, Beastie Boys, Nas and Alternative rock, Electronic, Hip hop / rap , aged 35-44 y.o. from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 1 year 9 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of The Beatles matches 99% with Roland TR-09 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of The Beatles, Nirvana, Charles Mingus, Tom Waits, Muddy Waters, The Prodigy and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Jazz, Blues, Electronic , aged 35-44 y.o. from France took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 2 years 4 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Michael Jackson matches 99% with Roland TR-08 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Michael Jackson, Queen, The Beatles, B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Air and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Jazz, Blues, Electronic , aged 35-44 y.o. from France took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item by Roland in the Keys category 2 years 4 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Miles Davis matches 99% with Clavia Nord Pedal Key 27 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Miles Davis, Frank Sinatra, Diana Krall, Santana, Gipsy Kings and Jazz, Latin , aged 55 y.o. or older from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Keys category 5 months 5 days ago and scored 99%

A fan of Aphex Twin matches 99% with Teenage Engineering OPlab Module B-Stock or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Aphex Twin and Electronic , aged 18-24 y.o. from Spain took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Keys category 5 months 1 week ago and scored 99%

A fan of Miles Davis matches 99% with Doepfer MBP25 Elektronic with 2 Pedal or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Miles Davis and Jazz, Opera , aged 18-24 y.o. from France took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Keys category 6 months 3 days ago and scored 99%

A fan of Boards of Canada matches 60% with Waldorf Nano Synth für CME UF Keyboard or a relevant item
60%

A male fan of Boards of Canada, Aphex Twin and Electronic , aged 18-24 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Keys category 8 months 2 hours ago and scored 60%

A fan of Nat King Cole matches 88% with Hammond XLD-811 or a relevant item
88%

A male fan of Nat King Cole, Jay-Z, Shakira, Jennifer Lopez and Pop, Jazz, Blues, Hip hop / rap, Latin , aged 18-24 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" Test for a relevant item in the Keys category 8 months 3 weeks ago and scored 88%

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