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by JamesHanvey
Sat Apr 11, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to get out there as a DJ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1141

How to get out there as a DJ?

Not really ready for anything live yet, been practicing the past year or so. I intend to get out and perform in local clubs around Manchester when I move into halls later this year, just wandering Is there an application process or something or do you have to know someone? Any advice is really appre...
by JamesHanvey
Tue Mar 31, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Ableton not producing sound for midi?
Replies: 2
Views: 3674

Ableton not producing sound for midi?

It worked before i updated (accidentally) updated to Windows 8.1. The drivers are all installed, Ableton responds when i hit the keys (i.e the top right square flashes when i press it) but there's just no sound.When i set it up with my keyboard, no sound comes out either. I think i have everything s...
by JamesHanvey
Fri Mar 13, 2015 9:55 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Are Macs actually better than PC's?
Replies: 26
Views: 10757

Re: Are Macs actually better than PC's?

You can't really customize them or upgrade them yourself (which is also IMO if you want a computer that is just always going to work and you don't have to know shit about computers (for example, you not being able to install a hard drive, that is probably the easiest thing to do in upgrading a PC.....
by JamesHanvey
Fri Mar 13, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Are Macs actually better than PC's?
Replies: 26
Views: 10757

Are Macs actually better than PC's?

Thinking of getting a laptop, don't know whether to get a windows or Mac though. Are macs actually better or is it just something thats said in an attempt to justify the price tag? I've used both and they just annoy me, the single click button especially. If they are actually a lot more stable then ...
by JamesHanvey
Thu Mar 05, 2015 8:34 pm
Forum: Sound Design
Topic: How to downtune a vocal an octave and still keep it clear?
Replies: 11
Views: 4733

How to downtune a vocal an octave and still keep it clear?

Been using ableton's transposition. Makes it sound way too muddy. Is there a better way? Looking for something like what's used in this (25 secs onwards)

by JamesHanvey
Wed Mar 04, 2015 5:31 pm
Forum: Sound Design
Topic: What sound is this at the beginning?
Replies: 2
Views: 2624

What sound is this at the beginning?

played right at the start, underneath the drums.



can't tell whether or not it's some kind of transposed down audio of a bass sound or a bass with a high pass etc.
by JamesHanvey
Wed Feb 25, 2015 10:40 am
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: What kind of instruments are used in KOAN's Starlite EP?
Replies: 0
Views: 704

What kind of instruments are used in KOAN's Starlite EP?

anyone know of any Kontact libraries with similar sounds?
by JamesHanvey
Thu Feb 19, 2015 9:39 pm
Forum: Dubs & Tunes for Feedback
Topic: Archaic - Dreck (DnB/Neurofunk)
Replies: 0
Views: 533

Archaic - Dreck (DnB/Neurofunk)

Soundcloud

First go at anything like this in quite a while.
by JamesHanvey
Sat Jan 31, 2015 2:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Devices that allow FLAC playback?
Replies: 1
Views: 641

Devices that allow FLAC playback?

Obviously not an iPhone (as far as I know). Just wandering, can an android? Or does it just compress it as soon as its transferred?
by JamesHanvey
Fri Jan 30, 2015 8:11 pm
Forum: Sound Design
Topic: Savant Elephant's song on Massive.
Replies: 1
Views: 736

Re: Savant Elephant's song on Massive.

Envelopes controlling the pitch on a growl? (+ reverb etc.)
by JamesHanvey
Fri Jan 30, 2015 8:08 pm
Forum: Sound Design
Topic: that next level growl
Replies: 16
Views: 6681

Re: that next level growl

Sounds like a normal growl just an octave lower than normal. Usually this sounds abit distorted and weird but he's either processed or patched it in such a way to avoid that
by JamesHanvey
Fri Jan 30, 2015 3:06 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Burial samples
Replies: 12
Views: 3198

Re: Burial samples

Amen to that brother
by JamesHanvey
Fri Jan 30, 2015 12:32 am
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: Post Your Verses / Poems Thread!
Replies: 23
Views: 454

Re: Post Your Verses / Poems Thread!

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by JamesHanvey
Fri Jan 30, 2015 12:21 am
Forum: Sound Design
Topic: Snare shuffle thing?
Replies: 2
Views: 861

Re: Snare shuffle thing?

Ohh, good idea. I'll try that out, thanks
by JamesHanvey
Thu Jan 29, 2015 11:33 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Burial samples
Replies: 12
Views: 3198

Re: Burial samples

So would the drums be sampled too?
by JamesHanvey
Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:28 pm
Forum: Sound Design
Topic: Snare shuffle thing?
Replies: 2
Views: 861

Snare shuffle thing?



0:22
0:30
etc

how's something like that done?
by JamesHanvey
Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:26 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Burial samples
Replies: 12
Views: 3198

Re: Burial samples

no way, wouldn't of guessed. quite curious as to how/where he sampled some of the reese's he's done (like in rival dealer)
by JamesHanvey
Wed Jan 28, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Burial samples
Replies: 12
Views: 3198

Burial samples

Just stumbled upon these, quite interesting to see where he gets his stuff from. Didn't realize so much was sampled.