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by SPW
10 Mar 2012 04:20
Forum: Music
Topic: TIP: Cleaning up MP3s
Replies: 1
Views: 3338

Re: TIP: Cleaning up MP3s

Back in the late 1990s or early 2000s I ran a Dave Clarke set streaming in Real Audio through an Aphex Aural Exiter and recorded it back into a Mac. It actually sounded pretty good in a lo-fi sort of way. The highs when he was working with effects would hurt your ears when cranked up loud and the lo...
by SPW
10 Mar 2012 02:53
Forum: 808 State Radio Shows, DJ sets, Podcasts etc.
Topic: Tracklisting - 11 AUG 1992
Replies: 6
Views: 18100

Re: Tracklisting - 11 AUG 1992

"Fruit of Love" by Transformer 2 was a big track in Dallas.
by SPW
23 Feb 2012 12:11
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A Cool TR-626 Trick
Replies: 2
Views: 9180

A Cool TR-626 Trick

http://www.illuminatedsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/626.jpg I recently purchased a Roland TR-626 off Craigslist and here's a cool trick you can do using its MIDI. Each of the drum pads can be asigned a MIDI note/number and it will play them in any mode unlike a TR-707. Once you do that afte...
by SPW
14 Feb 2012 14:22
Forum: 808 State discussion
Topic: Disappointed with Remastered/Double CDs
Replies: 7
Views: 7818

Re: Disappointed with Remastered/Double CDs

I always thought 808 State's Utd State 90 LP on Tommy Boy had a nice warm sound to it on wax. Now everthing is supposed to sound super loud. It be funny if a dance or techno artist mastered their music like an old classical record where it gets quiet half the time and you have to listen real closely...
by SPW
22 Jan 2012 09:51
Forum: Music
Topic: Detroit Techno Doc
Replies: 1
Views: 3333

Re: Detroit Techno Doc

I hate to say this but I found some Detroit techno CD's as well as 808 State albums on ZTT at a junk shop in Brooklyn. I also found Moby's first album on Instinct at Goodwill along with one of the UR comps. That being said techno became trendy again for a minute, if you go to sites like Residential ...
by SPW
17 Jan 2012 20:49
Forum: Music
Topic: the new edge club 94 with spw
Replies: 0
Views: 3911

the new edge club 94 with spw

the new edge club 94 with spw


It's a pilot of a new radio show playing underground techno and electronic weirdness.

If there are any internet stations or pirate radio station wanting to pick this up PM me or use the contact info on Soundcloud. Thanks, SPW.
by SPW
17 Jan 2012 20:28
Forum: 808 State discussion
Topic: Graham in acid movie (They Call It Acid)
Replies: 6
Views: 8184

Re: Graham in new acid movie (They Call It Acid)

It'd be funny if someone made an actual low budget movie with actors and a plot. :)
by SPW
17 Jan 2012 20:21
Forum: 808 State discussion
Topic: Disappointed with Remastered/Double CDs
Replies: 7
Views: 7818

Re: Disappointed with Remastered/Double CDs

djdust wrote:there's no Raagman mix of "Leo Leo" (from the original "In Yer Face" single
That was like Reggaeton ahead of its time wasn't it?
by SPW
17 Jan 2012 20:14
Forum: 808 State discussion
Topic: Dan Sicko, R.I.P.
Replies: 4
Views: 5288

Re: Dan Sicko, R.I.P.

I remember him from 313 hyperreal er., before I was banned. Purchased his book ages ago. RIP :/
by SPW
12 Jun 2011 11:31
Forum: 808 State discussion
Topic: MC TUNES film - Nish Clish
Replies: 25
Views: 29586

Re: MC TUNES film - Nish Clish

He reminds me of Vanilla Ice, of course more British....
by SPW
12 Jun 2011 11:21
Forum: 808 State discussion
Topic: San Francisco 'here we go' sample
Replies: 2
Views: 4818

Re: San Francisco 'here we go' sample

It's also in an Armando track: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/trax-c ... d290111417

I'm guessing Queen Latifah, MC Lite or someone like that
by SPW
12 Jun 2011 10:44
Forum: Music
Topic: SPW Radio
Replies: 0
Views: 3804

SPW Radio

http://soundcloud.com/nawewtech/spw-radio-pilot

http://soundcloud.com/nawewtech/spw-radio-pilot-2

Left field electronic music program from a Texas artist. Free download.