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by drush
Mon Jun 02, 2008 11:34 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Fatboy Slim is a great producer...
Replies: 93
Views: 9255

i am definitely an admirer of the technically proficient DJ. but there are also DJs out there that you know are just going to entertain you.. let your hair down and have some fun, mixes be damned. i'm sure ol' norman is one of those DJs. and many of 'those' DJs got to be so by having a hit record or...
by drush
Mon Jun 02, 2008 4:53 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Fatboy Slim is a great producer...
Replies: 93
Views: 9255

leisuremuffin wrote:really? i think his tracks are shit too.
+1
by drush
Mon Jun 02, 2008 4:20 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Richie Hawtin now using two laptops and a mixer...
Replies: 66
Views: 11610

And like I mentioned, he only used the 2nd laptop once during the 30-45 minutes I was watching him. I doubt it was for efx or clip triggering. well, using that mixer.. that he uses.. means you don't have to look at that computer much. that's the whole idea. esp when 90% of the efx work he's doing i...
by drush
Sun Jun 01, 2008 1:08 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Richie Hawtin now using two laptops and a mixer...
Replies: 66
Views: 11610

one machine is traktor, the other is Live for efx and the occasional loop. mostly efx. and mostly the Lexicon PSP 42, at that. big part of the reason to keep doing this is his very customized ctrl92 a&h mixer is already built to do that & control things in the manner he prefers. oh and i wouldn't ca...
by drush
Thu May 29, 2008 7:06 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: A Free Utility for Those That DJ With Live
Replies: 30
Views: 5685

2.2ghz MBP. never a performance issue ever. live or traktor.
by drush
Wed May 28, 2008 9:17 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: A Free Utility for Those That DJ With Live
Replies: 30
Views: 5685

one of my least favorite things about ~djing with Live is keeping tracks organized. and is why i really like traktor now that it does 4 decks.. the database. Any serious (or minor) downsides to Traktor? no not really. the world of efx you can use is smaller, but so what. the efx in traktor are good...
by drush
Tue May 27, 2008 11:00 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: A Free Utility for Those That DJ With Live
Replies: 30
Views: 5685

one of my least favorite things about ~djing with Live is keeping tracks organized. and is why i really like traktor now that it does 4 decks.. the database.
by drush
Mon May 26, 2008 7:34 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: NEW Vestax VCM 600 Midi Controller perfect for Live
Replies: 95
Views: 20944

maybe was mentioned in this thread and i missed it.. but heard mention that this thing will come pre-mapped to ableton. wonder to what exactly.. besides the obvious.

re motorized vs not, i see this really only as a performance controller. not the center of your studio.
by drush
Wed Dec 20, 2006 7:43 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: mac peeps........stoked about bluetooth mouse!
Replies: 19
Views: 3212

mike holiday wrote:have you thought of a bluetooth trackball?

i love mine

http://www.mac-pro.com/The-Ball-Bluetoo ... tegory=168
that thing actually work well?

it seems that kensington is phasing out the wireless expert mouse (trackball) (which is RF USB, not bluetooth). disappointing.
by drush
Wed Dec 20, 2006 7:39 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Damn! New Traktor Controller from Vestax
Replies: 24
Views: 6291

theoretically.
by drush
Wed Dec 20, 2006 1:02 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: merry christmas and holiday cheers to tone deft
Replies: 41
Views: 8246

small world..

we were at Hama. sent him a bottle of sake, they came over, thanked us, chatted, etc.. totally gracious and down to earth.
by drush
Wed Dec 20, 2006 12:46 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: merry christmas and holiday cheers to tone deft
Replies: 41
Views: 8246

i bought he and his wife a drink last night. so yeah, the thread title could have been better...

really a very nice guy.
by drush
Tue Dec 19, 2006 8:29 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: recreate what hawtin does?
Replies: 86
Views: 27279

Dr. Zoiberg wrote:Hawtin definitely uses the PSP42

here's a picture I took on 14/08/06

I think he used Live on the main mix or on a send from the mixer
beautiful Pyr!
by drush
Tue Dec 19, 2006 7:54 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: recreate what hawtin does?
Replies: 86
Views: 27279

i can tell you with absolute certainty it's the PSP. but that's already been said 50 times in this thread.

what none of us have, or can get, is his mixer.
by drush
Fri Mar 10, 2006 1:24 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: HOLY CRAP! My girlfriend proposed to me tonight!
Replies: 40
Views: 7637

congrats!




anyone else who can't shake that weird 'so she proposed, huh' feeling? :wink: