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by MotorMind
Sun Oct 16, 2005 5:47 pm
Forum: EFFECTS : REVERB : SPRING REVERB
Topic: How do I build a spring reverb unit
Replies: 8
Views: 17027

How do I build a spring reverb unit

What does a proper spring tank cost anyway?
by MotorMind
Sun Oct 16, 2005 5:31 pm
Forum: BEGINNERS QUESTIONS
Topic: Rhythms, speeds & skanks
Replies: 9
Views: 14891

Rhythms, speeds & skanks

Actually, I decided to simplify, so I got rid of that second beat and simply doubled up the first one. I also added some bass and effects and am now well on the way to finish my track. I uploaded a snippet, so you can hear for yourself.
by MotorMind
Tue Oct 04, 2005 10:48 am
Forum: OTHER DUB PRODUCTION TOPICS
Topic: Recording Melodica
Replies: 8
Views: 14748

Recording Melodica

I put the microphone <b>under</b> the melodica. This is where the tone-openings are on most models. When you do that, you get a lot less key lick and more tone.
by MotorMind
Tue Oct 04, 2005 9:26 am
Forum: INSTRUMENTS : GUITAR
Topic: how to get that ching,ching guitar sound?
Replies: 52
Views: 130289

how to get that ching,ching guitar sound?

I personally get a pretty good guitar sound by strumming the melody strings of my Chapman Stick ;&#41;
by MotorMind
Mon Oct 03, 2005 11:56 am
Forum: BEGINNERS QUESTIONS
Topic: What is the correlation between Jungle and Dub?
Replies: 15
Views: 15772

What is the correlation between Jungle and Dub?

To me, Dub and Jungle are simply offshoots from the same tree. I don't have any problem listening to dub and jungle tracks intermingled, since they share a lot of the same vibe. Of course dub is the daddy.. but jungle has matured quite nicely! <BR> <BR>In the end, it's all music!
by MotorMind
Sun Oct 02, 2005 12:58 pm
Forum: BEGINNERS QUESTIONS
Topic: Rhythms, speeds & skanks
Replies: 9
Views: 14891

Rhythms, speeds & skanks

For some reason, the on-drop in that article sounds even more off. I don't think the hat and kick should be played at the same time. More often I hear the kick played on the 3... and often also the snare. <BR> <BR>This is what I am trying to do here: playing the snare on the 3. The second loop is fr...
by MotorMind
Sat Oct 01, 2005 1:04 pm
Forum: BEGINNERS QUESTIONS
Topic: Rhythms, speeds & skanks
Replies: 9
Views: 14891

Rhythms, speeds & skanks

Ever so often when trying to make a dub track, I will simply take a straight beat with the snare on the 2 and 4 and play skanks on guitar or piano on every 8th, basically doubling the speed, so the snare will seem to fall on the 3rd. Is this proper technique? <BR> <BR>I have a whole set of slow regg...