There’s few instruments that I covet more then the Rhodes. Todays noize happens to be some noodle loops created from a current work in progress. Some clips are an odd 3 over 4 rhythm that repeats over 6 bars, others are a melancholy bliss.
So I’ve had this idea floating around this head of mine for some time. As an act of self discipline, wanting to archive my creative progressions, & being inspired by “365 photo projects” I going to be releasing a audio loop/noize clip from whatever the days adventure in audio might be. Could be a drum loop, synth line, bass riff, Rhodes noodle, or the result of a pizza & bourbon overdose. Time will tell.
I love the original Groove Tubes pre fender MD series mics. The ones with the 9pin sub & external power supply. I own the MD1 & 2. Getting hard to find these modern classics. I replaced the tube with Continue reading →
I’ve induced 3 others I recorded for test purposes. (Prophet 08 , Udu, & Tabla.)
I record a lot of hard percussion, Udu & Tabla are the hardest to get to sit in a mix. They have very FAST attack with sustain at times. It’s hard to get both to translate. Anyways I recorded some BS perc noodling to see how the OS would handle them.. I’m impressed. Checkout the end of the Udu test, The low doom sounds have a nice harmonic/grit added to them from the OS.