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by aeon
Wed Dec 03, 2008 3:43 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: A tour of the zoo I live in
Replies: 9
Views: 649

rozling, you forgot to point out that most Maplin staff are completely fucking useless and know nothing about electronics, resulting in a hugely complicated shuttling-back-and-forth-from-component-store pantomime ballache whereby it takes you four hours to successfully procure a 100k resistor.
by aeon
Wed Dec 03, 2008 3:18 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: You lucky folks who don't own Sylenth1 (yet...) -GroOoP ByE!
Replies: 156
Views: 16000

i think it looks like chilled vomit.

won't stop me buying it though!
by aeon
Tue Dec 02, 2008 9:02 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: what the hell are people on ebay thinking?
Replies: 10
Views: 1273

categories = informative.

as to whether or not this particular function generator is actually worth 24k... ;)
by aeon
Mon Dec 01, 2008 2:51 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: boring jobs
Replies: 26
Views: 3125

my job is really interesting now... but i'm still posting at ten to three on a monday afternoon.
by aeon
Fri Nov 28, 2008 4:28 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Cher 'Do you belive'vocal effect
Replies: 29
Views: 2625

cheeky fuckers. i wonder whether the blatantly massively huge ego-stroking plug for SoS was the price of keeping that particularly trick 'secret'? I don't understand how that's a plug for SOS? They posted it on their own site & I don't remember them ever making an announcement or anything about it....
by aeon
Fri Nov 28, 2008 3:39 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Cher 'Do you belive'vocal effect
Replies: 29
Views: 2625

cheeky fuckers.

i wonder whether the blatantly massively huge ego-stroking plug for SoS was the price of keeping that particularly trick 'secret'?
by aeon
Fri Nov 28, 2008 3:35 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: can't decide on a FW interface.... BUT
Replies: 18
Views: 2379

i'm in the market for a similarly-specced interface...

i want something which is both quality and quantity (at least 10 simultaneous i/o).

short of RME dreamz there appear to be a few options out there at the moment...

Edirol FA-101
Alesis iO26
MOTU 828 MkII
by aeon
Thu Nov 27, 2008 3:35 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: How do YOU say it?........
Replies: 95
Views: 7122

when US English is the only option it is a bit shit.

it's like... English, motherfucker. the clue is in the name.
by aeon
Thu Nov 27, 2008 12:50 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: How do YOU say it?........
Replies: 95
Views: 7122

Bryson also notes (in fascinatingly well-researched detail) that often what we in the UK consider to be 'correct' pronunciations are actually corrupted versions; and that often the American way of saying and using words more closely reflects British historical pronunciation and usage. so, er, you'r...
by aeon
Wed Nov 26, 2008 5:03 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: How do YOU say it?........
Replies: 95
Views: 7122

we invented the language so we govern it! its root! just like its alluminium not alooooooooominum! actually, Bill Bryson points out that both versions are accurate, since there was disagreement over the name of the metal to begin with. there were different established spellings, too (aluminium vs. ...
by aeon
Wed Nov 26, 2008 5:02 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: How do YOU say it?........
Replies: 95
Views: 7122

doublepost
by aeon
Fri Nov 21, 2008 5:20 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: eeek - don't really want to ebay my edirol Fa101 for £30
Replies: 18
Views: 1947

i was seriously tempted by a XioSynth but a friend said steer clear.

i liked the all-in-one package, but he said it basically does 3 things... badly.
by aeon
Fri Nov 21, 2008 5:18 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: OT-Emissary's economic meltdown thread..Very depressing :-(
Replies: 93
Views: 5884

in all seriousness: ethios, i have this argument all the time with hippies who tell me how lucky remote african tribes are to live without the trappings of first world consumerist decadence. i mean, fuck - there's something to be said for community and living in harmony with nature. it's just that r...
by aeon
Fri Nov 21, 2008 5:14 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: OT-Emissary's economic meltdown thread..Very depressing :-(
Replies: 93
Views: 5884

or... d) go off in the morning to hunt and gather for food with a pack of mates, having laughs and japes until several of your mates are eaten by a bear, and that festering wound on your leg get so painful from infection that you are forced to come back to the village early. You're looking forward ...
by aeon
Fri Nov 21, 2008 3:41 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: OT-Emissary's economic meltdown thread..Very depressing :-(
Replies: 93
Views: 5884

:) a)go off in the morning to hunt for food with a pack of mates, having laughs and japes as you capture and kill animals, leaning new skills along the way. Then come home, maybe tinker on your hut a bit while the wife cooks up the dinner, lounge about next to a campfire and engage in deep conversat...