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by fishmonkey
Mon May 26, 2008 1:02 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Download Problems
Replies: 4
Views: 622

i'd recommend trying a decent download manager, like Speed Download (you can set it up so it intercepts downloads from Firefox)...

you'll kick yourself for not trying it earlier... at least i did...
by fishmonkey
Mon May 26, 2008 9:42 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Recording live drums in my small room.
Replies: 2
Views: 479

tough one... you can treat your room to deal with the worst resonances, but even with close miking there's not gonna be any way to avoid lots of bleed... especially playing with sticks... i think the best you can do is to try and make the bleed work for you, rather than against you, by shifting your...
by fishmonkey
Sun May 25, 2008 1:52 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Help with this Issue im having!! Big Knob
Replies: 6
Views: 883

err, what happens when you remove the Big Knob from the system altogether? i.e. connect your monitors directly to the Motu?

also, is this only happening when you are playing outta ya DAW, or does it happen playing audio out of all your apps?
by fishmonkey
Sun May 25, 2008 10:30 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Another album project completed using Live and Reason!
Replies: 23
Views: 2614

hey, great shit! i'll be back later to buy too...

btw, what format are your digital downloads?
by fishmonkey
Sat May 24, 2008 7:34 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Bug fix update Live 7.0.7 is available!
Replies: 96
Views: 21154

in the new 7.0.7 my buffer preferences are are frozen at 256 samples. can't change them at all. anyone else getting this problem? in the future i would really like a pull down menu for the buffer size coz it has always been a bit of an issue getting a specific number. it gave me the shits until i r...
by fishmonkey
Sat May 24, 2008 7:31 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: idiot asian guy from creative labs gives midi drum tutorial
Replies: 20
Views: 2147

what does him being asian have to do with it? i dont know maybe cause he cant pronounce alot of words right which makes it funny.. yeah right, English is probably his 3rd or 4th language and he can't pronounce some words right, fuckin hysterical! i'm not sayin it's not ok to find it funny, but labe...
by fishmonkey
Sat May 24, 2008 7:11 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: OT - Dual Monitor Help
Replies: 2
Views: 660

there are the odd sad days when i can really see why some people get all whiny and pro-censorship...

thanks to you, this is one of them...
by fishmonkey
Fri May 23, 2008 3:23 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Ableton upgrades - best installation process?
Replies: 3
Views: 640

one thing to beware of is that if you upgrade a Live 6 library when installing Live 7, the new library is not backwards compatible with Live 6...

so dupe the library first if you want the option of using 6 & 7...
by fishmonkey
Fri May 23, 2008 2:53 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: console heaven...
Replies: 20
Views: 2473

hehe
by fishmonkey
Fri May 23, 2008 11:59 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Apple Firewire Port problems....
Replies: 9
Views: 1123

it might well be a software issue, but it would still be worth testing the port with another device to make sure it's okay, just so you can rule it out...

you can fry firewire ports when hot-swapping...

has the mac had any os x updates recently?
by fishmonkey
Fri May 23, 2008 9:36 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Thoughts on the Focusrite Liquid Mix
Replies: 4
Views: 863

by the way, although you've got firewire 400/800 ports on a MacBook Pro, they share the same firewire bus... so if you've got a 400 and 800 device plugged in the 800 device will be forced to operate at 400... another option is to get an ExpressCard/34 firewire card, then you can have the best of bot...
by fishmonkey
Fri May 23, 2008 6:35 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: console heaven...
Replies: 20
Views: 2473

just watched the video too...

some pretty cool shit it can do...
by fishmonkey
Fri May 23, 2008 6:20 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Books on sound - best sources for dummies
Replies: 19
Views: 2046

i just downloaded the "secret croak"...

actually that sound is a classic singing training technique... once you master it you can make that sound for ages apparently... helps you control your vocal cords, and make sound without using air... or something like that... it's a bit hazy...
by fishmonkey
Fri May 23, 2008 6:15 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: console heaven...
Replies: 20
Views: 2473

the idea is when your using it that you only have to sit in the centre...
by fishmonkey
Fri May 23, 2008 6:06 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Books on sound - best sources for dummies
Replies: 19
Views: 2046

yeah, so he's a bit of a wacker, haha! so are most creative types i reckon... in any case, i've read some great articles of his where he turns conventional sound engineering principles upside down... like why you should put your limiter before your compressor, shit like that... he's a bit of a free-...