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by ekord123
Sat Sep 24, 2011 3:10 am
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: Source for Acapella Vocals
Replies: 2
Views: 319

Source for Acapella Vocals

Hey there, I'm getting into the sampling game (I've resisted, but I just woke up one day and said "why not"), anyone know a good source for acapellas? I don't mind paying, as long as I can preview. I can manipulate the tempo by using warp markers, but can I manipulate both the tempo AND the tuning o...
by ekord123
Fri Sep 02, 2011 6:39 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Getting my instruments to sit nicely in the mix
Replies: 10
Views: 1549

Getting my instruments to sit nicely in the mix

I'm sure I am not the first to ask, and I know I will never be the last; but how to you get your drums and instruments to coexist and work well together without sounding muddy, or overshadowing one another? drums- I have tried blending my kicks. I usually take one low (cut it off so that its 60-80),...
by ekord123
Mon Aug 08, 2011 2:11 am
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: Looper Synch Question
Replies: 0
Views: 211

Looper Synch Question

Hey all, I'm having a very strange problem. when I'm recording and looping with the ableton looper, everything is peachy right up untill I decide to switch to another track (hit "record arm"). When I do this, the looper gets out of synch from the rest of the clips (which remain in synch). and when I...
by ekord123
Thu Jul 21, 2011 3:50 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: firepod laptop pairing
Replies: 1
Views: 268

firepod laptop pairing

First I want to thank this forum for over a year of generous help and advice. I'm upgrading from an hp pavillion using usb, to a firewire setup. I know i'm kind of doing things backwards, but I bought a presonus firepod, and now I'm buying a new laptop. My budget is 700 usd AT MOST (I know I know, b...
by ekord123
Thu May 05, 2011 8:27 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: deep bass kick tone
Replies: 1
Views: 318

deep bass kick tone

Greetings, I'm new to live and still understanding some concepts.Right now I'm trying to get a deep bass kick tone (i.e. the kind you hear in electronic music, and hip hop). here are a couple of key concepts that I kind of get, but I could use some filling in: sampling- is it possible to start out w...
by ekord123
Thu May 05, 2011 8:26 pm
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: getting a deep bass kick
Replies: 1
Views: 201

getting a deep bass kick

Greetings, I'm new to live and still understanding some concepts.Right now I'm trying to get a deep bass kick tone (i.e. the kind you hear in electronic music, and hip hop). here are a couple of key concepts that I kind of get, but I could use some filling in: sampling- is it possible to start out w...
by ekord123
Thu May 05, 2011 8:25 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: how about a nice thick bass kick?
Replies: 19
Views: 4391

how about a nice thick bass kick?

Greetings, I'm new to live and still understanding some concepts.Right now I'm trying to get a deep bass kick tone (i.e. the kind you hear in electronic music, and hip hop). here are a couple of key concepts that I kind of get, but I could use some filling in: sampling- is it possible to start out w...
by ekord123
Tue Mar 29, 2011 6:28 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Need help on a usb interface
Replies: 5
Views: 362

Re: Need help on a usb interface

Thanks ansiaa, I would have never known to look for theose specs. Im definitely finding a lot of 400 cards but im not sure about the texas instrument chips. Could you recommend anything? Its for a laptop.
by ekord123
Sun Mar 27, 2011 6:11 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Need help on a usb interface
Replies: 5
Views: 362

Need help on a usb interface

I'm looking at two different audio interfaces, the fast track ultra and the focusrite saffire pro 24, to upgrade from my behringer uca222. both fall within my price range, but I am pretty new to much of this so any advice or further clarification would help me out so much (I dont want to blow 300 bu...
by ekord123
Fri Mar 25, 2011 1:06 am
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: MIDI track skipping?
Replies: 0
Views: 111

MIDI track skipping?

I am having an issue with my MIDI tracks, hopefully someone out there knows a fix (or has at least experienced it). I recorded a four bar melody with my korg r3 as a controller, using one of lives violin effects (instruments-->strings-->boroque). At the time the track was playing back properly, but ...
by ekord123
Thu Jan 27, 2011 2:35 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Another usb interface topic
Replies: 0
Views: 206

Another usb interface topic

Im running windows 7 64 bit with live 8. Currently I do the bulk of my recording through my R3 synth into a beringher uca 222 usb interface. For 30 bucks its been good to me, but I have some latency issues (even though its advertised as "low latency") and while I cant prove it, Im pretty sure that I...
by ekord123
Wed Jan 12, 2011 2:33 am
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: WHY DO ONLY HALF OF MY MIDI NOTES PLAY ON TIME!?
Replies: 6
Views: 325

Re: WHY DO ONLY HALF OF MY MIDI NOTES PLAY ON TIME!?

i have it all figured out, I appreciate the help
by ekord123
Wed Jan 12, 2011 2:28 am
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: WHY DO ONLY HALF OF MY MIDI NOTES PLAY ON TIME!?
Replies: 6
Views: 325

Re: WHY DO ONLY HALF OF MY MIDI NOTES PLAY ON TIME!?

Alright, so now I have my R3 hooked up via usb (which makes much more sense, thank you for setting me straight). under devices, I have a few options for the r3. inputs: r3, midi in 2 (r3). outputs: r3. midi out 2 (r3). im not sure if i should have all of them selected. or just the r3's (input and ou...
by ekord123
Wed Jan 12, 2011 2:19 am
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: WHY DO ONLY HALF OF MY MIDI NOTES PLAY ON TIME!?
Replies: 6
Views: 325

Re: WHY DO ONLY HALF OF MY MIDI NOTES PLAY ON TIME!?

hrm. I have to be honest, I always assumed that I needed some sort of midi interface. are you saying that I only need a usb cable?
by ekord123
Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:45 am
Forum: Users' Help Exchange - closed
Topic: WHY DO ONLY HALF OF MY MIDI NOTES PLAY ON TIME!?
Replies: 6
Views: 325

WHY DO ONLY HALF OF MY MIDI NOTES PLAY ON TIME!?

Alright, so my main instrument is the korg r3 (which i record into ableton through the ASIO driver) but im trying to use the r3 as a midi controller. I switched back to my computers soundcard and im using the midisport 1x1 on windows 7 64x (which i have downloaded a driver for). In midi preferences ...