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by supercluster
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:45 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Echoplex
Replies: 2
Views: 665

Echoplex

Hi, I've been looking into different possibilities for echo units. I was looking at the vintage Roland RE201, and id also heard good things about something called an "echoplex." I was trying to figure out some info about these. Ive found a unit made by a company called Hughes & Kettner that is calle...
by supercluster
Wed Jan 02, 2008 5:03 pm
Forum: Gear For Sale
Topic: VSE - Good trader/seller thread
Replies: 2142
Views: 578627

just recieved an alesis ion from my main man james elliott aka johans121. The ion was packed perfectly and functions as described. Great guy, very cool. Thanks!!!
by supercluster
Tue Dec 18, 2007 2:15 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: looking for a new synth on budget
Replies: 9
Views: 1235

im definently not a software person. thanks for the feedback.

if anyone has any other suggestions for similar synths in that price range id love to hear them also. THANKSSxXXQ!
by supercluster
Mon Dec 17, 2007 11:59 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: looking for a new synth on budget
Replies: 9
Views: 1235

looking for a new synth on budget

Hey, right now my setup is simply an rs7000, and a roland jv1010. My biggest influences in music are people like Brian Eno, Broken Social Scene, Sonic youth, my bloody valentine, aphex twin.... i also like making hip hop beats. so obviously my collection is pretty limited. I want to get a new synthe...
by supercluster
Thu Dec 06, 2007 9:09 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What was your gateway drug into synthesis?
Replies: 177
Views: 25785

obsession with brian eno, fruity loops/ reason 3, wanting to make hip hop beats...

all contributed in different ways
by supercluster
Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:46 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: MPC1000 or Yamaha RS7000
Replies: 2
Views: 683

i guess there is also the possibility of going for an older MPC like 2000 or 2000xl... i dont know if they are really even cheaper than the mpc1000 though.
by supercluster
Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:46 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: MPC1000 or Yamaha RS7000
Replies: 2
Views: 683

MPC1000 or Yamaha RS7000

So i have an RS7000. I would like to own an MPC1000. I'm a student and definently on a budget. Is there much advantage to own both machines? What do you people see the advantages of each machine being? It seems like the MPC is alot more intuitive,.. much better ease of use. I like the velocity sensi...
by supercluster
Mon Dec 03, 2007 5:09 pm
Forum: Sound Production
Topic: Best Albums from an Engineering Standpoint
Replies: 63
Views: 13152

i really like Broken Social Scene's - FEEL GOOD LOST album
by supercluster
Mon Dec 03, 2007 4:47 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: A place for jmax (java max/msp) users
Replies: 2
Views: 811

hello
i dont know much about max/msp, but i am very interested in generating images based upon a live music feed. potentially making several projects based upon each mixer track's volume and pitch or something along those lines. any suggestions?
by supercluster
Thu Oct 11, 2007 9:14 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: i need a sampler/sequencer, i need opinions
Replies: 13
Views: 2012

my setup right now is very basic. i have a Korg Kontrol49, Roland JV-1010, and an Alesis Multimix12 Firewire mixer. that be it. I'm also a student at an art school right now that has a decent sound studio- nice doepfers, commodore Amiga, yamaha ex5 ... and some other things. so i can get samples pre...
by supercluster
Thu Oct 11, 2007 4:42 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: i need a sampler/sequencer, i need opinions
Replies: 13
Views: 2012

would an mpc 1000 be considered somewhat superior to everything previously mentioned? should i just suck it up and try to find one of those?
by supercluster
Wed Oct 10, 2007 6:18 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: i need a sampler/sequencer, i need opinions
Replies: 13
Views: 2012

so how about the mp-7 / sampler combo? how would that work? is there a way to connect the sampler to the mp-7 so that i could include samples into my loops/sequences?
by supercluster
Wed Oct 10, 2007 2:40 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: i need a sampler/sequencer, i need opinions
Replies: 13
Views: 2012

so sorry, im clearly pretty new / have no experience with alot of this equipment. .. if i were to buy the emu mp7 and an emu sampler, i could trigger my own samples with the mp7??? and what are your opinions on the electribe es-1 mkII and boss sp-404? limiting? the mp7 does sound great, although i'd...
by supercluster
Tue Oct 09, 2007 10:51 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: i need a sampler/sequencer, i need opinions
Replies: 13
Views: 2012

i forgot to mention that i'd like to be able to do live preformance with whatever i get also. alot of the stuff im interested in making is very slowed down loop based ambient stuff.. also precussive. i am interested in making hip hop beats and the like though. being able to make my own samples is ve...
by supercluster
Tue Oct 09, 2007 10:02 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: i need a sampler/sequencer, i need opinions
Replies: 13
Views: 2012

i need a sampler/sequencer, i need opinions

So I'm trying to build a bit of a music making setup, and I'm looking to pick up a sampler/sequencer/looper for my next piece of equipment. Money is absolutely an issue so i need to take that into consideration. I was looking into the Electribe ES-1 mkII for awhile .. i like the visual step sequence...