The Australian invention that revolutionised music technology and profoundly influenced global music culture
Peter Gabriel was the first buyer and user.
Terminator 2's iconic soundtrack was created with it.
Herbie Hancock loved his Fairlight.
Kate Bush used one.
Kate Bush has had an enormous impact on modern music, as a musician her adoption of the Yamaha CS-80 synth and CMI Fairlight sampler empowered her to be more creative. Bush released four albums before finally building her own studio in 1985, and subsequently released her fifth album, Hounds of...