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by taylor
Wed Jan 02, 2008 7:16 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: 15 Year Old needs advice... Please?
Replies: 66
Views: 6199

People have got to stop living in the past. The last good musical movement that looked to the past for inspiration was 70s NY punk, since then it's just been rubbish. Thing is, I imagine its kind of hard to not like the sounds of the music you grew up listening to. I mean the electric guitar has be...
by taylor
Sun Dec 23, 2007 11:41 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: 15 Year Old needs advice... Please?
Replies: 66
Views: 6199

so, i saw you talking about the supersaw, do you make trance?
Yeah i love playing that kinda stuff. Dance/Trance/Happy Hardcore haha!
Whatever keeps the crowd happy ye'know what i mean? ;)
mm, not a big fan of the trance genre, its a bit too cold feeling for me, i like music with a bit more soul
by taylor
Sun Dec 23, 2007 4:50 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: 15 Year Old needs advice... Please?
Replies: 66
Views: 6199

Well guys thanks very much! Looks like im getting a Novation Xiosynth 49, I Really need the extra keys And i think im going to drop my NP30 idea and get a groovebox because i really need the beats and a good bassline. Again another Q, Roland MC307 or Yamaha RM1x? Other suggestions also welcomed. Ta...
by taylor
Sun Dec 23, 2007 4:45 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: afrikka bambaataa "planet rock"
Replies: 13
Views: 2862

Arent the drums on that track from an 808? Or do you mean a particular part of the song? I think he means the synthesized TOM sound, which is probably triggered from the 808 to a synthesizer to provide that BLIP type sound. Most notably done to death by Egyptian Lover on lot of his recordings. The ...
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 7:11 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: 15 Year Old needs advice... Please?
Replies: 66
Views: 6199

the xiosynth is a great buy and a great controller, its got a nice VA sound, go look at some youtube demos, all the reviews ive read and from what ive heard by playing it are positive
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 7:07 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Justice's live rig?
Replies: 33
Views: 3637

ygg wrote:

As good is SebastiAn in my eyes, touring with Daft Punk atm. Also on ed banger.

Both sound like the future to me (thinking about that other thread..).
saw SebastiAn, Kavinsky, Busy P and The Rapture opening up for Daft Punk, Sebastian and Kavinsky tag team DJed, was a really good set
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 7:04 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Boys Noize
Replies: 30
Views: 2537

SWAN wrote:....is it just me or is there a female vocal which says 'Dance, Dance, Dance!' on the downbeat of '& Down'?
yeah, its a sample from the remix he did for shiny toy guns
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 1:02 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Boys Noize
Replies: 30
Views: 2537

i got my hands on a promo copy of Oi Oi Oi (hard to do in the states) and theres were standard mac voices over the songs saying "this its a promotional copy of the new boys noize record album, good stuff" haha, that's not even his doing! thought you were talking about his having actually used it fo...
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:58 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: USB/Midi controller recommendations needed.
Replies: 7
Views: 827

novation controllers are fantastic for the computer, havent tryed controlling a synth with it yet, but its got nice key action and the big readout screen is a plus
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:56 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: yet another minimoog question: rack mount vs keyboard
Replies: 8
Views: 980

well, not being old enough to work, price is a pretty big factor too but god i want the keyboard version just for all the glowing wheels
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:51 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Boys Noize
Replies: 30
Views: 2537

oh! is great, good for closing out a set and yeah, been playing instruments and producing for the better part of his life, his friend DIM is pretty good, check out Is You and Airbus Baby, they produce together in puzique and about speech synthesis, what is that one program you hear on a lot of song...
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:47 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Boys Noize
Replies: 30
Views: 2537

oh! is great, good for closing out a set and yeah, been playing instruments and producing for the better part of his life, his friend DIM is pretty good, check out Is You and Airbus Baby, they produce together in puzique and about speech synthesis, what is that one program you hear on a lot of song...
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:41 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: 15 Year Old needs advice... Please?
Replies: 66
Views: 6199

hey, dont envy us, you got to live through the 80s haha, i just use cubase for MIDI so i wouldnt get too jealous MIDI, what's MIDI? :wink: Thanx for making me feel better Taylor! And you're right, the 80s weren't half bad if you were into synths. Or crazy/ugly hairdos. (AAH Howard Jones, how we mis...
by taylor
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:37 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: ARP 2600(grey meanie) osc repair
Replies: 10
Views: 1076

yeah, i noticed they gray meanie isnt in suitcase form... eww, its a v2, was hoping it would be a V1, that had the moog-ish filter in it right? think its still worth the buy? and i meant the price to have a tech service it for me theres not a snowballs chance in h**l i could fix it myself, i would b...
by taylor
Wed Dec 19, 2007 8:43 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Boys Noize
Replies: 30
Views: 2537

oh! is great, good for closing out a set and yeah, been playing instruments and producing for the better part of his life, his friend DIM is pretty good, check out Is You and Airbus Baby, they produce together in puzique and about speech synthesis, what is that one program you hear on a lot of songs...