Thanks so much for the thread.
Im looking to buy a system 8 and im sure this thread will be a god send.
....you'd better not mess with Major Tom.
You dont need all this modern day infinite everything VST crap with billions of options to make great music. Proof of this lies in the fact great music existed prior to the invention of the PC.
Great humans create great music. Instruments/equipment only aid in this process and are nothing more than tools. Nothing is more satisfying than seeing a high quality human with low quality tools producing great music time after time!