after 2 years of flirtation and experimentation with the Elektron OctaTrack, I check in a to share my thoughts and ideas.
Personal experience, feature comparison, and other product-review thoughts on the Alesis SamplePad Pro, the newest (and cheapest) self-contained electronic percussion pad that supports using your your own sound files.
review of Korg MS-1 MicroSampler; exploring usability, some hidden features, and the psychology of a “secrete weapon” sampler.
The following is derived from various posts I made over at Electronauts forum. Get Looping ! I bought the RC-202 … More
The OT’s place…within the larger evolution of the “live-groovebox” control Swedish electronic music-instrument maker Elektron gets (and deserves) a reputation … More
I try various store-bought alternatives to the taped-together one-piece cymbal mounts explored in a previous post.
Perhaps my idea made its way up the corporate ladder…
the PILE of rhythm robots now has an dedicated, even-more-powerful looper/sampler/effector, in the Elektron OctaTrack !
the PILE of rhythm robots gets (yet) another upgrade with even more flexible mixing
When it comes to my PILE of rhythm robots, here come new purchases, new methods of routing/mixing, and …new problems
Motivation: I’ve spent many months learning how to use the MPC fully as if I’d play it directly with … More