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UniqueSquared

UniqueSquared
August 30, 2012

Novation MiniNova Synthesizer Sneak Preview

Novation is set to release a new minisynth called the Novation MiniNova. The compact design lays out a miniaturized arrangement of the UltraNova, and carries the form factor of the true original MicroKorg. It comes with a built-in MIC that offers a vocoder and also features a new ability called VocalTune.  All in all, it offers a wealth of waveform combinations and enough settings to keep your satisfied.…

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Taylor

Taylor
July 17, 2012

Tips and Tricks: White Noise Build Effect

When creating electronic music, it is very easy to fall into a pattern of looping four, eight, sixteen, etc. bars and things can get to sounding a bit rigid. That’s why we tend to use buildups to heighten the intensity on the way to the next segment. The logic deployed in most cases is something of a tension, release, tension, tension, release series of patterns. In other words, that huge hallelujah moment in the big room anthems isn’t going to introduce itself.

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Taylor

Taylor
October 20, 2011

New Blog Author: Lonely Paul

Hi guys! Since I am jumping into the mix to do some writing on the blog with Scott, Taylor and the gang here, I thought it would be good to take a moment to introduce myself:

My name is Paul Nunn. I have been playing and touring in bands for the better part of the last two decades and recording/sequencing for the better part of that as well. A large part of my career in the field was spent calling Athens, GA “home,” but I presently reside in the Atlanta area.

Most recently, I have been serving as the touring guitarist/multi-instrumentalist for Yip Deceiver. In fact, I am writing this column as we return from a show at the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn, NY. If you are familiar with us at all, you likely know us as an “of Montreal side project.” As long as I’m talking about …