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by Flight Feathers
Mon Aug 25, 2008 9:03 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Wanted to Hire:Circuit designer for very small audio project
Replies: 6
Views: 1447

Wanted to Hire:Circuit designer for very small audio project

I have a very simple project that I'd like to hire some help for, I'd do it myself but I'm slow with this stuff and don't have the time right now. Should be a piece of cake for the experienced. The project is basically a 2 channel audio mixer with a couple controls like pan, volume, etc per channel....
by Flight Feathers
Mon Dec 10, 2007 7:07 am
Forum: People/Places/Things
Topic: Studio partner in Brooklyn?
Replies: 0
Views: 676

Studio partner in Brooklyn?

Would anyone be interested in partnering up with me in a studio share? I have a lead on a space in North Park Slope, on 3rd ave and Wyckoff. The space would be about 12x30, the rent would be $1,500 total. I'd be willing to go in 50/50 with someone. here is the gear i would bring into the setup. http...
by Flight Feathers
Sat Dec 08, 2007 3:06 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: FT: Tapeop back issues
Replies: 0
Views: 401

FT: Tapeop back issues

i have issues 50-58, except issue 55, available.

stuff I'm looking for:
Dangerous 2Bus LT
home made treble boost pedal
1 1/4TRS to female XLR cable
Guiness Pub Draught Cans

located in brooklyn, near atlantic/flatbush intersection
by Flight Feathers
Mon Oct 08, 2007 1:03 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: macbook for DAW?
Replies: 16
Views: 2453

i've been using my Macbook Pro (2ghz, 2gb ram) for that last year with Logic as my primary DAW. it's been very smooth so far. i'm using an external LaCie hard drive connected through the Firepod firewire jack. i haven't done any songs with crazy track counts, but so far so good. i have noticed that ...
by Flight Feathers
Fri Oct 05, 2007 7:06 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Is Nero the best for general audio CD burning?
Replies: 4
Views: 1069

i actually like nero quite a bit, i've been using it for a long time. what version do you have? mine is 6.3. you should be able to kill all those start up items. sometimes there is an option to turn them off in their preferences. if that doesn't work, type msconfig in the run box, and kill all the s...
by Flight Feathers
Sun Sep 30, 2007 10:07 am
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: A career in music - a how-to DIY blog
Replies: 4
Views: 1212

hey your blog is great. a lot of info i'd like to check out.

you work for last fm? my band has a page up there...
by Flight Feathers
Wed Sep 19, 2007 8:01 am
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Live From Abbey Road
Replies: 5
Views: 1373

wrenhunter wrote:
unbelievable luck wrote:i actually did a focus group for this show a couple weeks ago. ... John Mayer is actually a good guitar player, but every time he talks, someone should punch him.

Did you tell the focus group that John Mayer should be punched?
nah i chickened out.
by Flight Feathers
Mon Sep 17, 2007 11:14 am
Forum: People/Places/Things
Topic: i got a new website too...
Replies: 7
Views: 1130

hey, the site looks great, as does the studio. i wish i could find a space like that. that The Most Serene Republic track sounds incredible. i never heard of them before, looks like they are playin at Union Hall in brooklyn, right down the street from me, nice.
by Flight Feathers
Mon Sep 17, 2007 10:55 am
Forum: Listen to Music
Topic: Live From Abbey Road
Replies: 5
Views: 1373

i actually did a focus group for this show a couple weeks ago. i told them i liked it :D i think the show is really cool, a really cool premise where you can see people playing actual music live. the performance are intimate, it sounds killer, and gave me new appreciation for artists i didn't really...
by Flight Feathers
Mon Apr 30, 2007 8:37 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Recording an Upright Bass
Replies: 20
Views: 3950

also to consider, the context of the recording is very important, especially if you are tracking the bass in a live situation with other players in the room. because the surface area of the bass face is so big, it reflects everything happening in front of it, so the bass mic is going to have a lot o...
by Flight Feathers
Wed Apr 18, 2007 12:50 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: high quality, multi-channel mic pres with optical outs?
Replies: 8
Views: 1400

never tried this one
http://www.presonus.com/digimax96k.html#diagrams2

but i have the firepod and i like it.
by Flight Feathers
Fri Apr 13, 2007 7:53 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Please help me set up my patchbay!
Replies: 3
Views: 846

hey there so the basic idea behind the patchbay is you want to bring all the connections on the back of the gear to the patchbay so you if for example you want to plug X into Y, you do it on the patchbay, and not on the actual gear. the first thing you want to do is bring all the connections from th...
by Flight Feathers
Fri Apr 06, 2007 11:01 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: big amp or little amp?
Replies: 53
Views: 8171

small tube amps are great. if you poke around ebay, check out vintage mono power amps by companies like bogen, heathkit, etc. basically same tube lineup as guitar amps, and they can be had for cheap. they usually require a recapping, but it is not so bad because the old stuff is usally hand wired po...
by Flight Feathers
Sun Jan 21, 2007 11:31 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Logic Pro - Multiple Takes on one track...
Replies: 11
Views: 1125

in the arrange window, if you hit command+enter, it will duplicate the track you have selected. so then you you can choose which copy of the track to record on to. mute all the takes except the one you want to play back. if you record in loop mode, it will build a duplicate track for each pass. if y...
by Flight Feathers
Wed Dec 13, 2006 12:59 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: any way to stream audio over the wireless network?
Replies: 6
Views: 821

any way to stream audio over the wireless network?

here's the deal. my studio computer is a mac running logic. it is in a spare bedroom. i want to listen to the mix on my living room stereo, but i can't run a wire from the mac to the living room. but i do have a windows laptop i can hookup to the living room stereo, and all the computers are on the ...