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by MacGuffin
Sun Mar 04, 2012 10:47 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Acoustic versions of classic dance tracks?
Replies: 21
Views: 2146

Re: Acoustic versions of classic dance tracks?

some old and new that could be funny: John Scatman - Scatman's world Chemical Brothers - Block Rockin Beats Armand Van Helden - Witch Docktor Lochi - London Acid City Men Without Hats - Safety Dance Donna Summer - I Feel Love Axwell - Watch The Sunrise Daft Punk - Around the World Gui Boratto - No T...
by MacGuffin
Fri Feb 24, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Are more expensive firewire expresscards better?
Replies: 21
Views: 2294

Re: Are more expensive firewire expresscards better?

I assume you need this because you have a PC with a cheap Ricoh firewire chipset instead of TI. I did some research not too long ago on that and found that Presonus recommended a specific expresscard for PC users that have their firewire products. I'm not 100% sure, but I assume that this model shou...
by MacGuffin
Wed Feb 22, 2012 1:44 pm
Forum: Local
Topic: Montreal Live Users Advice Please?
Replies: 6
Views: 1324

Re: Montreal Live Users Advice Please?

Rent is relatively cheap (compared to other Canadian cities) but salaries can be low too, depending in what business you work. You won't need to be fully bilingual for work like mastering and teaching ableton live, but most "managing" work you can expect to be required to be fluent in french. This i...
by MacGuffin
Wed Feb 15, 2012 9:26 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Mastering Tools... Whats your favorites?
Replies: 25
Views: 1766

Re: Mastering Tools... Whats your favorites?

First in my plugin chain is Ozone's EQ matching function, using 2Unlimited mainly as the source file. Then I open up a custom rack I've made with 1024 Ozones, each with a multiband compressor operating on a certain range of frequencies. This way I have a compressor for each 19.51hz sized section fo...
by MacGuffin
Mon Feb 06, 2012 2:48 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Best laptop for Ableton Live - on stage performance
Replies: 82
Views: 23728

Re: Best laptop for Ableton Live - on stage performance

I don't get these "out of the box" comments, my focusrite usb interface worked great as as soon as I plugged it in and installed the drivers, I don't see how that's different on a Mac. Sure there are a few tweaks to make Windows 7 perform better, but I'm sure you can adjust some automatic things on ...
by MacGuffin
Thu Jan 12, 2012 6:47 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: which drugs take the akai-developer use?
Replies: 21
Views: 3489

Re: which drugs take the akai-developer use?

he sorta sounds like 3phase's little brother, possibly a crackbaby.
by MacGuffin
Fri Dec 23, 2011 9:39 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: RTFM?
Replies: 17
Views: 1255

Re: RTFM?

Return to first mutation

Really tiresome fickle music
by MacGuffin
Thu Dec 01, 2011 4:01 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: NSFW: The unofficial "dhilsabeck posts a random pic" thread
Replies: 18596
Views: 1246274

Re: NSFW: The unofficial "dhilsabeck posts a random pic" thread

Rationalizer wrote:Image

It's got to be safe. I mean they're wearing boots and helmets.

lumberjacks aren't the homoerotic cliché they used to be.
by MacGuffin
Thu Dec 01, 2011 3:19 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: It's my favorite time of the year again....wanna know why?
Replies: 4
Views: 478

Re: It's my favorite time of the year again....wanna know why?

I also love eggnog!

although you don't have to wait for it to be on the shelves to enjoy it, you can make your own quite easily.
by MacGuffin
Thu Nov 24, 2011 2:50 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Epic
Replies: 7
Views: 1100

Re: Epic

Keith's mullet is epic, that's for sure.
by MacGuffin
Sat Nov 19, 2011 11:29 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: master tempo automation can't be @.00 bpm?
Replies: 5
Views: 559

Re: master tempo automation can't be @.00 bpm?

I do it sort of like Angstrom, but I just press record and change the tempo value with the arrow keys, then delete some of the points if I want it smooth/continuous.