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by briandervish
Fri Oct 02, 2009 2:44 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: 8.0.5. What happened to this great software ??
Replies: 25
Views: 1682

Re: 8.0.5. What happened to this great software ??

8.0.3 on Vista, never crashes. A little more CPU hungry than 7 on XP, but I don't play live with it anymore, anyways.
by briandervish
Thu Sep 10, 2009 4:08 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: super gritty bass sound
Replies: 6
Views: 690

Re: super gritty bass sound

I like two square waves an octave apart, with one detuned +-3 cents or so.

And NI's Massive...
by briandervish
Thu Sep 10, 2009 4:06 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: If a label on Beatport goes under?..
Replies: 14
Views: 3027

Re: If a label on Beatport goes under?..

$500 gross per quarter is correct. They used to have a probationary period of a year (and the gross was $300), but I'm not sure if they do that anymore. Of course, all my tracks that were removed from Beatport are still on JunoDownload, DJdownload, MOS/Mixmag, Amazon, etc.... Don't let Beatport be t...
by briandervish
Mon Aug 17, 2009 2:17 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Put a Donk on it
Replies: 15
Views: 1212

Re: Put a Donk on it

Now my five-year-old keeps saying "Is that orange thing a donk machine?"
by briandervish
Fri Aug 07, 2009 2:00 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: is there anyone here who makes any imaginative music!??£$%£%
Replies: 82
Views: 7660

Re: is there anyone here who makes any imaginative music!??£$%£%

And yet, he's deviantly brilliant! I wish it was my own idiot idea.
by briandervish
Wed Aug 05, 2009 7:21 pm
Forum: Link your Music
Topic: New Release On Communique
Replies: 4
Views: 314

Re: New Release On Communique

"There can be only one"

HIGHLANDER!!!!!

:lol:
by briandervish
Tue Aug 04, 2009 2:27 pm
Forum: Link your Music
Topic: New Release On Communique
Replies: 4
Views: 314

New Release On Communique

I am on Antony Dupont's new EP, just released on the classic techno label Communique. With remixes from James Fusion, Jonny C, Rebecca Ciaglia, Andreas Kremer, K Iarm + J Raninen, John Michaels, and me, The Dervish.

I also have my own Communique EP due out later this month.
by briandervish
Sat Jul 25, 2009 8:40 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: The unsigned Vs the signed.
Replies: 13
Views: 1263

Re: The unsigned Vs the signed.

My experience with indie electronic labels is that they can take months to get anything done. Be patient...
by briandervish
Fri Jun 26, 2009 3:27 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: CPU spikes, audio clicks and really crappy performance 8.0.4
Replies: 1
Views: 246

Re: CPU spikes, audio clicks and really crappy performance 8.0.4

One thing I just discovered in Vista is the minimum and maximum cpu frequency. It is located in the power settings control panel, and is typically (at least for HPs) set to 5% min and 100% max, with different settings for on battery versus on wall power. I changed mine to 100% min and 100% max, and ...
by briandervish
Thu Jun 11, 2009 3:11 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Ableton for music production. PC vs Mac
Replies: 45
Views: 4215

Re: Ableton for music production. PC vs Mac

Ableton 8 on an HP tablet with Vista. No worries at all. I have Vista ... should I worrie? 8O No. I like Vista. I am using ASIO4ALL instead of the vendor drivers for my audio card, because the vendor drivers won't allow me to change any settings (?!). However, I am a software developer by day, so I...
by briandervish
Wed Jun 10, 2009 6:29 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Ableton for music production. PC vs Mac
Replies: 45
Views: 4215

Re: Ableton for music production. PC vs Mac

Ableton 8 on an HP tablet with Vista. No worries at all.

Use what you have and make some music!
by briandervish
Mon Jun 08, 2009 6:35 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Love house music?
Replies: 14
Views: 1004

Re: Love house music?

What about cardboard box music for those of us taking advantage of free muni wifi from under the freeway overpass?