How do you get reggae stabs like this?

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How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by eggnchips » Mon Oct 18, 2010 8:41 am

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I38WJyR9AFc

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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by doctah x » Mon Oct 18, 2010 10:12 pm

this isn't reggae mate, get a hold of some king tubby, scientist, roots radics, twilight circus,bob marley, gregory issas,burning spear, if you wanna learn to skank, bless, 1 love
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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by JuanSOLO » Mon Oct 18, 2010 10:29 pm

Some Skank Guitars, some Skank Keys, Some Skank sound bites, and I believe in the track you posted it is a sound bite of some sort.

Reminds me of "Rhythm and Sound" a bit.

I guess I could see how some might get all categorical and say this ain't Reggae, but it's definitely DUB.


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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by Tone Deft » Mon Oct 18, 2010 10:34 pm

sounds like an organ passed through a LPF.

load up an instrument, put the track into Live and play along. simple lines.
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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by doctah x » Tue Oct 19, 2010 7:58 pm

the man asked about reggae, of which there's all kinds and all kinds of folk mekin' it, but the example he posted is by no strectch of the imagination reggae, just being real bredren, 1 love
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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by flippo » Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:09 pm

I think he is referring to reggae influenced chord stabs used in dub techno

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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by eggnchips » Sun Oct 24, 2010 12:37 pm

flippo wrote:I think he is referring to reggae influenced chord stabs used in dub techno

Thank you sir. Spot on with your comment.
And does anybody have anymore clues as to how this skank is made? I'm not reffering to any particular skank stab but this one. Hear it a lot in Radio Slave, Rythm and sound etc.

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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by JuanSOLO » Sun Oct 24, 2010 3:48 pm

I think Tone Deft is right, it sounds like and organ, but it sounds like it's got this grainy, softness from vinyl times 10.

Actually this guy makes some Massive Presets that are pretty close to those kinds of stabs http://www.massivesynth.com/

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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by eggnchips » Mon Oct 25, 2010 12:27 am

Are we all on the same page here? I'm talking about the one shot skank thingy.
Sounds like a snare through Resonator but I've tried that and it don't work.
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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by flippo » Mon Oct 25, 2010 1:33 am

the one that is consistently on the 2 and th 4?

Might be some kind of FM synthesis graininess. Try mixing some filtered white noise and square or saw waves together in operator maybe?


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Re: How do you get reggae stabs like this?

Post by eggnchips » Thu Oct 28, 2010 12:04 am

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