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by iC
Fri Mar 14, 2008 8:49 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Who want's to form a Ramsa club???
Replies: 28
Views: 4736

i've been seeking info on these consoles. I was offered (for a price unspecified) two of them, one 16 channel, one 24. I do a bunch of one off live gigs, and i'd like to believe, sonically -wise, that these would beat the pants of a mackie 16 channel 4 buss mixer... NOw if i could just remember whic...
by iC
Thu Mar 13, 2008 1:46 pm
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Nine Inch Nails partially FREE album (or spend $5)
Replies: 17
Views: 3617

Weird. The free download purchasers get a pdf, though, when i bought the download, there was no pdf included?
Am i missing something here? literally?

-kev
by iC
Mon Mar 10, 2008 8:27 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Line level back to mic level ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1529

reference

can you split before entering your rig?
http://www.whirlwindusa.com/tech06split.html
by iC
Fri Mar 07, 2008 8:15 am
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Steely Dan's AJA on VH1 "Classic Albums"
Replies: 53
Views: 13597

The REAL story...... or at least timeline wise.... the footnote:)
by iC
Sat Mar 01, 2008 7:19 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Theatre: preshow?
Replies: 16
Views: 2547

I did not do the sound design, though i am the engineer for the show CharlieVictorRomeo . For Walk-In, we use the 1/1 movement, on loop, from B. Eno's Music for Airports. Oddly enough, it does what it was designed to do... relaxes the human mind in the face of the unknown.... Its the perfect juxtopo...
by iC
Tue Feb 12, 2008 6:28 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Are the transformers from 57's and 58's the same?
Replies: 7
Views: 1864

Frankensteining will get you no better than a bit of duct tape, only the possibility of no 57 AND no 58.

Duct Tape.
It is your friend.
by iC
Sat Feb 09, 2008 4:12 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: HAHA look at this home theater
Replies: 20
Views: 3320

any chance that's the seventh -level of comb-filtering hell?
by iC
Fri Feb 08, 2008 8:37 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Alternative to Ampex 601 as a pre?
Replies: 12
Views: 7005

Righty-o.
Strangely enough, i plugged the 601 into my Ashley sc-50 tonite as a drumkit "heart" mic (Altec 633), and both comp'limiter and pre were pretty silent....sometimes i wonder:)
by iC
Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:26 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Alternative to Ampex 601 as a pre?
Replies: 12
Views: 7005

joel's 601

is still doing fine, though a bit noisier now. same with the 602.... any chance you stowed your schematic revisions from Doug somewhere safe? i'm considering having my tech take a look and i'm sure he'd appreciate a cocktail-knapkin map of some sorts:)
cheers, kevin
by iC
Wed Feb 06, 2008 3:15 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: J.Robbins Support for the new year
Replies: 6
Views: 1913

J.Robbins Support for the new year

Once again support for J. Robbins and Family..... if folks don't know...



Here's the link to the ebay auctions.....

http://search.ebay.com/_W0QQsassZdrewod71
by iC
Mon Jan 28, 2008 1:07 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: delay plugin - beta for vst/os x
Replies: 8
Views: 1864

enjoying it so far... nothing i would change just yet.... i kinda wish more folks would have responded...
by iC
Sun Jan 27, 2008 10:52 am
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Your fave pitched percussion/hand percussion/gamelan albums?
Replies: 16
Views: 3365

Peter Garland's "Nana & Victorio" is quite nice...
http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=am ... fyxqugldde
(and recorded by Tom Erbe of Soundhack)

not to mention the plethora of recordings from The Smithsonian, n? Folkways Recordings...
by iC
Tue Jan 22, 2008 11:02 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Clicks Pops and Garbage
Replies: 18
Views: 3778

Re: Clicks Pops and Garbage

I gotta make sure i reread the OP before making a post of my own.... re: clocking ticks and such. ...but there really isn't the budget to afford that. I offer plenty of favors when it comes to time and budget, but where is the line drawn? :?: i would say FAVORS should not be part of this equation. T...
by iC
Tue Jan 22, 2008 9:25 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Clicks Pops and Garbage
Replies: 18
Views: 3778

perhaps it was a clocking issue at tracking? if i don't make the AI3 my master clock at 48kHz, ticks and pops rear their ugly heads....
by iC
Tue Jan 22, 2008 9:07 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Are these "hip-hop" fellas sidechaining?
Replies: 22
Views: 5502

As a creative technique, i have used the "key" on a compressor and/or gate to "duck" for effect. On one hiphop record i worked on, i would key the drone in the track with a shaker track to accentuate "aural movement"... changing the drone into more of a pulse.... at the time i was listening to the l...