How do I use retro synths without sounding nostalgia pandering or earbleeding?

  1. D1G

    D1G

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    I have access to many retro synth sounds that I want to use (j-8, Moog Taurus, Noir, etc), but I don’t want to sound nostalgia pandering, cheap, or just bad. Any tips?
     
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  3. RizzakBeats

    RizzakBeats

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    Short: Layering, Effects, Dynamic (Volume, Panning), Velocity