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by djesa
Mon Jun 23, 2014 10:05 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?
Replies: 15
Views: 1571

Re: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?

what about club renate (Salon - Zur wilden Renate) in berlin? and does anybody know any chill places to listen to piano? :P i will be in berlin from july 3rd, for at least 1 week. if someone wants to meet up or something, just pm me. maybe i bring some of my gear, would be fun to mix some live techn...
by djesa
Sun Jun 22, 2014 5:16 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Training; Your Thoughts
Replies: 40
Views: 4259

Re: Training; Your Thoughts

stop studying and start actually making music! you are wasting time listening to other people, when instead you should be listening to yourself! so what if you don't know this or that, the less you know the more creative you can be. you have to just turn of this "student" mindset that you have, and ...
by djesa
Thu Jun 19, 2014 6:53 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: help with chords and notes
Replies: 9
Views: 858

Re: help with chords and notes

you can play any note that is in the scale (key) of your song, and it will sound like it belongs. to build a chord from a note in that scale, you just need to add a certain amount of steps to that note going up the keyboard. a chord will always have the same amount of steps (half tones) regardless o...
by djesa
Tue Jun 17, 2014 9:16 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Training; Your Thoughts
Replies: 40
Views: 4259

Re: Training; Your Thoughts

I have Groove 3 and have done the Ableton Live 9 course. Need to go back and redo it, though because I don't think a lot of it stuck in my head. What I could really use is a lesson plan with actual assignments (aka "homework" shhhhhh....) to do. That would keep me on track and make me be more accou...
by djesa
Mon Jun 16, 2014 1:08 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Choosing a stage name
Replies: 23
Views: 3220

Re: Choosing a stage name

haha, yeah i had the name "esa" before (i still do on these forums lol), but the problem was that the European Space Agency also had that (so i used "dj esa" just to differentiate). however now i use my real name "Simon Moldskred" when releasing my music, but that ain't so catchy, so i also use "Mis...
by djesa
Mon Jun 16, 2014 12:26 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Recommendation Equipment Bags, Cases, Trolleys etc
Replies: 3
Views: 506

Re: Recommendation Equipment Bags, Cases, Trolleys etc

well i use magma bags (one for my push and another for my db2 mixer). i think they are really great, rugged, and simple.. http://www.magma-bags.com/
by djesa
Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:03 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Do you sleep in your Studio? Sleep where you Work?
Replies: 6
Views: 732

Re: Do you sleep in your Studio? Sleep where you Work?

my studio is in my bedroom, and i prefer it that way as well. im most productive and creative in the mornings, and if i wake up and feel like making music i can get straight to it without loosing that inspiration/thought/idea. also i tend to have some late nights working in the studio as well, and i...
by djesa
Fri Jun 13, 2014 3:36 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?
Replies: 15
Views: 1571

Re: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?

ive moved to amsterdam on 2 separate occasions, and i am well aware of the hassle of finding apartments and work :/ winter or weather in general is nothing compared to norway, that i wont have an issue with. and i also do not want to live off of music, i would rather have some shitty job just to pa...
by djesa
Fri Jun 13, 2014 2:57 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?
Replies: 15
Views: 1571

Re: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?

where you stayed in amsterdam? i live there too, since 20+ years. haven't been in berlin since '87, so i wouldnt know. ive had apartments in de pijp, oosterpark area and the last apartment i had was in diemen; in total ive lived there for about 3 years. i might visit amsterdam as well in july, but ...
by djesa
Fri Jun 13, 2014 1:57 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?
Replies: 15
Views: 1571

Re: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?

ive moved to amsterdam on 2 separate occasions, and i am well aware of the hassle of finding apartments and work :/ winter or weather in general is nothing compared to norway, that i wont have an issue with. and i also do not want to live off of music, i would rather have some shitty job just to pay...
by djesa
Thu Jun 12, 2014 11:33 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?
Replies: 15
Views: 1571

Re: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?

o i thought i wrote that in my list, but i seemed i didnt.. :? edit, my list: Sisiphos, Fiese Remiese, About Blank, Griessmühle, Berghain yeah its techno style that is top of my list, but if there is good techy dnb / neurofunk, or dub / oldskool dubstep places, id be sure to check out them too. well...
by djesa
Thu Jun 12, 2014 8:08 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?
Replies: 15
Views: 1571

Re: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?

thanks for the reply, thats exactly what i needed to know :P i guess i might as well try berghain just once to see, even though i have already experienced those 24 hour techno parties with all the drugs and crazy sex back in amsterdam lol. however, im much more interested in those other clubs you re...
by djesa
Wed Jun 11, 2014 11:04 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?
Replies: 15
Views: 1571

where to go for music in Berlin/Germany?

hey, well the last year ive been living in Norway in my own closed off world making my own music, but now i want to escape to find other people and places where i can, well get lost in music. ive lived in Amsterdam before for about 3 years, and the places i liked there were OT301, Trouw, and sometim...
by djesa
Tue Jun 10, 2014 8:17 pm
Forum: Push discussion
Topic: IKEA accessory tip
Replies: 45
Views: 7252

Re: IKEA accessory tip

i bought 2, also one for my laptop. they are perfect 8)
by djesa
Mon May 26, 2014 7:06 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Post your set up and your sexy cat...
Replies: 5256
Views: 1287450

Re: Post your set up and your sexy cat...

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^^ here is my live techno setup :)