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by onyxashanti
Sun Oct 08, 2006 5:11 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Live Retail vs. Live Pirated (The Difference)
Replies: 92
Views: 24535

everyone needes to get off their high horses. back in the day, i used cracked everything, then i realized the psychological ramifications of it; if you dont have goals, whether figurative or financial or careerwise, you never grow. its like welfare; you get conditioned to free shit. and the second p...
by onyxashanti
Sun Oct 08, 2006 4:55 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Backlit Lounge sf -Episode #3
Replies: 2
Views: 567

Backlit Lounge sf -Episode #3

well, we keep on keepin on. the party is crazy small but we have some really interesting guys dropping thru with lots of cool stuff. this week, we had a cat rockin PureData, and the bar manager decided to show off his MC skillz [yeah...] so it was definitely interesting. you can check out the vids h...
by onyxashanti
Wed Oct 04, 2006 6:10 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: backlit lounge 3 tonight
Replies: 0
Views: 518

backlit lounge 3 tonight

the inevitable march of time keeps stepping and the 3rd backlit lounge is upon us. per our commitment to be THE weekly laptop/electronica lounge in San Francisco, tonight is the backlit lounge @ Playbar [101 6th street @ mission], 8pm-2am. admission is free as always. we are forging ahead and have a...
by onyxashanti
Tue Oct 03, 2006 5:22 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Is Electronic Music Dying or Growing?
Replies: 52
Views: 8075

Which of the world's governments are denying electronic music? I think that the boundaries between electronic and acoustic music will narrow, as sampling gets better and all the rest of it. But acoustic will always sound better. Any it's more fun to watch people play instruments anyway. i personall...
by onyxashanti
Sat Sep 30, 2006 12:49 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: backlit lounge sf-epidsode#2
Replies: 5
Views: 902

aw man the way you cut up the video makes it seem like I wasn't answering some of your questions hehe. like when I talked about cool edit. rest assured that what I said did have relevance everyone! nothing like that. i just wanted to touch on certain stuff, mainly the live 6 beta, and bits about pe...
by onyxashanti
Fri Sep 29, 2006 6:35 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: backlit lounge sf-epidsode#2
Replies: 5
Views: 902

sounds like a plan...see ya there.

onyx
by onyxashanti
Fri Sep 29, 2006 5:16 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: backlit lounge sf-epidsode#2
Replies: 5
Views: 902

backlit lounge sf-epidsode#2

well, here it is. the second episode from the backlit lounge in San Francisco. we talk about the ableton 6 beta with the artists who performed this last wednesday, most of whom were using the beta for their performance. and various bits about the how's and whys of it and other methods, including the...
by onyxashanti
Mon Sep 25, 2006 6:48 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: BackLit Lounge SF
Replies: 17
Views: 2568

8pm til 2am. its 8, 45 minute sets per night, and we have a 2 table setup, so while one artist plays, the other sets up so that they can start right afterward. if you want to play, just email me with which one of the remaining timeslots you would like to play in, and then just show up.

onyx
by onyxashanti
Sun Sep 24, 2006 7:37 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: BackLit Lounge SF
Replies: 17
Views: 2568

i just posted up the first backlit lounge webisode on the profile and at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPY94mRuKDE we're gonna do this every week and interview everyone that performs [sorry datu rocc, but i'll get you in there this week.], as well as various interesting stuff about the setups, the ...
by onyxashanti
Sat Sep 23, 2006 2:26 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: BackLit Lounge SF
Replies: 17
Views: 2568

Johnisfaster wrote:you got a linkt o brockchapins music? I don't see one anywhere. I dig astronout though
http://www.badgerdub.blogspot.com/

onyx
by onyxashanti
Fri Sep 22, 2006 9:32 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: BackLit Lounge SF
Replies: 17
Views: 2568

oh see now I'm keenly interested. I love the cross polination of music as you put it. sounds like a very open minded crowd. check my stuff out and let me know if you'd be interested in having me come out. I've played san fran before but it's been a while. I've played sacramento plenty. I don't know...
by onyxashanti
Fri Sep 22, 2006 9:18 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: BackLit Lounge SF
Replies: 17
Views: 2568

hey man i live in sacramento. what kind of music are you looking for? check my myspace. link below. avoid the first track it's a southpark clip only. whatever you want to play. literally, whatever. any genre, including noise art or sound sculpture... it can be any type of electronically created and...
by onyxashanti
Fri Sep 22, 2006 8:02 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: BackLit Lounge SF
Replies: 17
Views: 2568

BackLit Lounge SF

i want to thank everyone who came out on wednesday. it was a huge success and the bar owners loved the people and the vibe that came out, so they have now green lighted me to have wednesday nihts for as long as we want. there were even a few women 8O which i didnt expect. all of the guys that perfor...
by onyxashanti
Wed Sep 20, 2006 12:02 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: How Many LIVE users live in san francisco?
Replies: 24
Views: 3845

oh yeah, the line up for tommorrow night is;

8:00-Evan Morris

8:45-Astronout

9:30-Submodern

10:15-Substanz D

11:00-Deep Cuts

11:45-Paul [uk]

12:30-_______

1:15-Onyx Ashanti

peace,

onyx
by onyxashanti
Mon Sep 18, 2006 6:17 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: How Many LIVE users live in san francisco?
Replies: 24
Views: 3845

there is one more slot for this week, and i will start taking postings for next week today also. its gonna be a nice night tommorrow, fer sho...hope to see some of you down there so i can connect the names with the faces. holla...

onyx