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Damned Production Computer Back in the Shop for Repairs

It's like owning a Ferrari...  but way less fun.

Added by Dave Wesley on March 27, 2017 at 8:45am — No Comments

Jan Jelinek and Pole - Enough Said

Genre instigating geniuses... …

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Added by Dave Wesley on March 21, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments

Re-post - 10 Underrated Plugin Instruments And Effects...

I found this post to be useful.  I made an Ableton set with all plugs to remind myself to remind myself.  :)…

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Added by Dave Wesley on March 19, 2017 at 8:42am — 1 Comment

Ambient and Drone

Really getting into producing this genre for meditation and for listening.  How to not make it boring and derivative?  Pop Ambient has some good examples.  Paulstretch over used...  But so…

Added by Dave Wesley on March 16, 2017 at 3:39am — No Comments

Mastering Mind F@cks

No matter how many times I mix and master tracks... and ultimately come up with something that barely passes my scrutiny...  A/B referencing always makes me confounded and jealous.  It's just the way…

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Added by Dave Wesley on March 11, 2017 at 6:46am — No Comments

DAWs and Plugins Tribulations

I waste way too much time evaluating new DAWs and plugins...  Bitwig seemed so fresh until I tried it and realized how much it would slow down my real rate of production and artistic output...  because of learning new tech and methods.  Like bee to a flower I'm…

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Added by Dave Wesley on March 5, 2017 at 9:23am — No Comments

Track Notes - compositor3

20170304

  • goddard - the weekend excerpt
  • slower tantra on rez
  • scoop out rez
  • tmls raw deconstructed version with dave wesley remix with the beats?
  • remix fade in each not effected compositor part then add rez then add…
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Added by Dave Wesley on March 4, 2017 at 4:27am — No Comments

Track Notes - Existente - Theta v4 (Repetir)

20170302

  • I'm really getting into ambient drone production and then re-purposing for meditation, adding isochronic/binaural tones and SpectraStrobe/AudioStrobe encoding for headphones only and mind machines meditation support
  • Really cut out a lot of…
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Added by Dave Wesley on March 2, 2017 at 9:20am — No Comments

Got to make a radio show for a friend...

Tonight, I have to finish a radio show/podcast for a friend, but then back to…

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Added by Dave Wesley on February 27, 2017 at 12:04pm — No Comments

Existente - Theta v3 (Repetir)

3rd in a new series of meditative ambient drone music on Arctic Dub (Sursumcorda). #dronemusic #ambientmusic

No track notes.  Getting into the process of creating this genre.…

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Added by Dave Wesley on February 22, 2017 at 5:23pm — No Comments

Track Notes - Variax In

20170216

  • find way to glue together the lulls in the guitar ensemble with delay
  • add slow moving filter to one in the guitar ensemble for ongoing subtle variation
  • arrangement or leave as morphing…
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Added by Dave Wesley on February 16, 2017 at 2:07am — No Comments

Existente - Theta v2 (Repetir)

Added to the drone ambient Theta Series...…

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Added by Dave Wesley on February 13, 2017 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Existente - New Drone Ambient Series on Arctic Dub (Sursumcorda)

For zoning out, meditation, work, concentration, etc.  20 plus minute meditation SpectraStrobe encoded version is available for mind machines or simple audio headphones meditation with isochronic tones located …

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Added by Dave Wesley on February 12, 2017 at 5:30pm — No Comments

A Young Person's Guide To The Avant-Garde

Say what you will about streaming music robbing artists of their fair share (and it's true and most likely temporary)...  but the advantages of ubiquitous streaming and all access passes to deep wells of human musical expression for the curious and aficionados is totally fantastic.

And, don't get me started on the major cool site, Open Culture...

The love and the hate of Spotify and their…

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Added by Dave Wesley on February 12, 2017 at 4:00am — No Comments

Track Notes - Laranja Swadhisthana 67_5 Ceremony v1

20170212

  • This one has been about a week in progress and rounds out a nice 2-track EP.
  • Worked hard on keeping it more on the ambient side like a tribal ceremony off in the distance with lofi and a bit stuttery…
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Added by Dave Wesley on February 11, 2017 at 6:30pm — No Comments

SaschArt Releases Free GoldenGenerator VST Plugin

I loves me some binaural beats.  I consume them daily...  sometimes 2x per day.

Free VST available to generate inside your DAW.  Thanks to SaschArt.

Added by Dave Wesley on February 8, 2017 at 12:22pm — No Comments

Helix

What a piece of amazing guitar technology.  Endless hours of programming and playing fun.  Still getting my chops back and need to focus on making ambient and more interesting…

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Added by Dave Wesley on February 7, 2017 at 3:15am — No Comments

Track Notes - nicwe battery murcof using push start

20170207

  • still some of the below - did the glue and dirtier buss compression and rhodes excitement tilting other stuff - mix more clear - de-essed
  • now work on…
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Added by Dave Wesley on February 6, 2017 at 3:00am — No Comments

General Notes and To Dos

  • I'm always inspired by viewing YouTube Ableton related tutorials...  Fingers In The Noise old stuff is always very motivating.  My takeaway today is to create a bunch of drone, ambiance, drums, fx, etc. machines and do sound design when I don't have a concentrated few hours to actually produce music.  Thanks Laurent for the continued…
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Added by Dave Wesley on February 2, 2017 at 8:09am — No Comments

tMLS - Structures and Behavior (Expertise) - Track Notes

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Added by Dave Wesley on February 1, 2017 at 3:00am — No Comments

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Damned Production Computer Back in the Shop for Repairs

Posted by Dave Wesley on March 27, 2017 at 8:45am 0 Comments

It's like owning a Ferrari...  but way less fun.

Jan Jelinek and Pole - Enough Said

Posted by Dave Wesley on March 21, 2017 at 6:30am 0 Comments

Genre instigating geniuses... …

Continue

Re-post - 10 Underrated Plugin Instruments And Effects...

Posted by Dave Wesley on March 19, 2017 at 8:42am 1 Comment

I found this post to be useful.  I made an Ableton set with all plugs to remind myself to remind myself.  :)…

Continue

Ambient and Drone

Posted by Dave Wesley on March 16, 2017 at 3:39am 0 Comments

Really getting into producing this genre for meditation and for listening.  How to not make it boring and derivative?  Pop Ambient has some good examples.  Paulstretch over used...  But so…

Dub Techno Blog

Ackost – Liquid LP

Newcomer Ackost puts out his second album and it features some beautiful dub. Essential listening and definitely an artist to watch in the future! 1.Ackost – 1. Pleasure 05:27 2.Ackost – 2. Sweet and Rigorous 07:51 3.Ackost – 3. Anestesia 05:26 4.Ackost – 4. Seductive 06:04 5.Ackost – 5. Beauty Space 05:22 6.Ackost – 6....

Heavenchord – Strolling In The Night EP

We are about techno and specially deep & dub techno from time to time. Here is a new and complete EP written by Heavenchord in the very end of 2016. Dope soundscapes and mindwalks in deep Russian forest for those who knows.. Will definitely be included in mixes for MixCult Radio and other podcasts. Track...

i.conik – Mo.tel [Askance Discs]

Mo.tel is the new EP of i.conik, released on the Askance Discs label. This time i.conik broke his cool deep sound to a more Detroit dub techno sound. Tracklisting: Mo.tel Un.comfortable Un.structured Beatport / Deezer  

SILVERDUB label launches with new Downscope material

Silverdub is an exclusive series of dub techno works by Downscope.  CD releases are encased in silver tins and are rumored to have a sonic connection with the packaging.  This ambitious project by Rimas Campe who often goes by the moniker “alternating.bit” is hosted on Bandcamp.  Mastered by Peter Jubel, “Derivation” is the first of...

UGK Podcast February 2017

The Dub-Techno series continues with a lot of new fantastic dubby tracks. Comments and feedback are welcome. Enjoy! 01. Mon0 – Forgotten Gods 02. Outward Roots & Substak – Born Was The Sunrise (Substak Mix) 03. Crispin – Sleepy Burrows 04. Twin Peetz – Nightcrawlers 05. Basicnoise – Photosynthesis 1 06. Refracted – Oo-Koo-He 07....

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