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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-23 05:57:18 Reply

At 4/23/13 04:41 AM, DjAbbic wrote:
Wow. Can anyone provide me with any reasons as to NOT get that pack? It looks pretty sick to me so far :3

Sorry for the double post, but does anyone know if there's a time limit on this bundle or is it here to stay?

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-23 09:57:16 Reply

At 4/23/13 05:57 AM, DjAbbic wrote:
At 4/23/13 04:41 AM, DjAbbic wrote:
Wow. Can anyone provide me with any reasons as to NOT get that pack? It looks pretty sick to me so far :3
Sorry for the double post, but does anyone know if there's a time limit on this bundle or is it here to stay?

Actually you're better off waiting for them to slice the price in half just before komplete 10 arrives.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-23 14:37:39 Reply

At 4/23/13 03:52 AM, Step wrote: Would you / anyone else recommend buying Komplete 9 over a new MIDI keyboard, Spectrasonics Trillian, East/West Pianos Gold or East/West Symphonic Orchestra Gold?
At 4/23/13 09:57 AM, Buoy wrote:
Actually you're better off waiting for them to slice the price in half just before komplete 10 arrives.

This. Komplete 8 went down to 300 bucks just before 9 came out.

@step - I sell the shit so I'll let you know when that happens with 9. Its still worth the 500 bucks though if youre too excited to wait almost a year for 200 dollar savings.

Trillian and EW Pianos arent exactly worth it unless you plan on making rather specific songs featuring those instruments. Also, I coulda sworn you already had EW orchestra....but hell yeah its worth it if you dont have that.

Other software thats worth it right now you might consider:

Izotope Ozone 5 - mastering suite
Sound Toys native effects - mixing effects suite

If you are wanting to wait and these 2 effects suites dont fit your fancy, then a MIDI keyboard is probably the way to go. Here are my respective suggestions for that:

If you arent a keyboard player and want something small - Novation SLMKII 49 key controller

If you are a pianist or care about having actual piano action for better playing control - Akai MPK88

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-23 17:22:34 Reply

At 4/23/13 02:37 PM, Breed wrote:
At 4/23/13 03:52 AM, Step wrote: Would you / anyone else recommend buying Komplete 9 over a new MIDI keyboard, Spectrasonics Trillian, East/West Pianos Gold or East/West Symphonic Orchestra Gold?
At 4/23/13 09:57 AM, Buoy wrote:
Actually you're better off waiting for them to slice the price in half just before komplete 10 arrives.
This. Komplete 8 went down to 300 bucks just before 9 came out.

Knowing me, I'll probably get it while its 550. Are there any other reasons as to not get this? I have heard many great things about the plugins being offered..

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-23 17:31:46 Reply

Lol atleast you guys can get komoplete

I only have 350 fb of memory so my plugin choices are very limited as fuck.


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-23 18:04:55 Reply

At 4/23/13 05:31 PM, XToxicReaper wrote: komoplete

yes

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-23 18:14:23 Reply

At 4/23/13 06:04 PM, jpbear wrote:
At 4/23/13 05:31 PM, XToxicReaper wrote: komoplete
yes

you dick

that made me chuckle more than it should have


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-23 18:33:21 Reply

At 4/23/13 05:31 PM, XToxicReaper wrote: Lol atleast you guys can get komoplete

I only have 350 fb of memory so my plugin choices are very limited as fuck.

You can choose what you install though. I mainly use the softsynths from Komplete and got rid of all the Battery samples I didn't use. It's just too bad I can't choose what Kontakt samples I want. I know there are some I won't ever use but others are handy to have.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-23 21:16:37 Reply

At 4/23/13 06:33 PM, SineRider wrote:
At 4/23/13 05:31 PM, XToxicReaper wrote: Lol atleast you guys can get komoplete

I only have 350 fb of memory so my plugin choices are very limited as fuck.
You can choose what you install though. I mainly use the softsynths from Komplete and got rid of all the Battery samples I didn't use. It's just too bad I can't choose what Kontakt samples I want. I know there are some I won't ever use but others are handy to have.

Oh thats even more great. I thought that you had to like download everything completely. Now I can finally conquer the world......with KOMPLETE


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-25 22:05:12 Reply

sugarsimon add me to her fans YE BOYYYY

Envy you jelly


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-25 22:11:25 Reply

At 4/23/13 09:16 PM, XToxicReaper wrote: KOMPLETE

felt like a waste to me, haven't even tried half of the plugins yet and they've already released another version by now

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-26 05:53:08 Reply

At 4/25/13 10:05 PM, Sequenced wrote: sugarsimon add me to her fans YE BOYYYY

Envy you jelly

Pfft, sugarsimon commented on my blog on my birthday and added me to her friends a week ago.
You're late to the party


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-26 11:16:54 Reply

Knowing me, I'll probably get it while its 550. Are there any other reasons as to not get this? I have heard many great things about the plugins being offered..

Pros:
-Kontakt is a pretty awesome sampler
-Battery sampler gives decent tweaking options
-Massive makes awesome low end basses
-FM8 is awesome for pads
-ABsynth can make some strange noises
-Guitar Rig is so much fun
-Reaktor has some nice effects and compressors

Cons:
-Kontakt can be a Memory Hog and not much of the instruments really jump out as impressive
-Battery samples are meh
-Massive is so easy to recognize
-FM8 can feel thin sometimes (and in my experience the effects and ASDR buses always reset while the values don't)
-ABsynth can be ear rape at random times so be careful.
-Guitar Rig is kind of a memory hog but other than that i have nothing bad to say about it.
-Reaktor will make you say: "what is this I don't even?"


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-26 22:56:54 Reply

Just got my hands on an Ibanez RG927.
I finally join the 7-string legion yay.


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-26 23:21:23 Reply

At 4/26/13 10:56 PM, Braiton wrote: Just got my hands on an Ibanez RG927.
I finally join the 7-string legion yay.

badass


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-26 23:33:09 Reply

North Korean Soma

Apparently north koreans smoke a shitload of weed and it isnt even considered a drug there.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-26 23:59:28 Reply

At 4/26/13 11:33 PM, Breed wrote: North Korean Soma

Apparently north koreans smoke a shitload of weed and it isnt even considered a drug there.

well that makes sense.


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 01:58:58 Reply

At 4/26/13 10:56 PM, Braiton wrote: Just got my hands on an Ibanez RG927.
I finally join the 7-string legion yay.

Welcome to the club... I've got an Ibanez RG1527 Prestige.


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 02:26:52 Reply

At 4/27/13 01:58 AM, Back-From-Purgatory wrote:
At 4/26/13 10:56 PM, Braiton wrote: Just got my hands on an Ibanez RG927.
I finally join the 7-string legion yay.
Welcome to the club... I've got an Ibanez RG1527 Prestige.

My original intention was to buy that one but I finally decided to buy the RG927 Premium for various reasons.


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 08:28:20 Reply

I'm on my way to my first pico day event at the office! :D


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 09:54:53 Reply

At 4/27/13 08:28 AM, Sequenced wrote: I'm on my way to my first pico day event at the office! :D

Have fun! Must be awesome!


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 12:43:11 Reply

Going to take my final exams in a month and I'm so shitting my pants

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 12:53:31 Reply

At 4/27/13 08:28 AM, Sequenced wrote: I'm on my way to my first pico day event at the office! :D

Make sure to take pics.


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 14:46:59 Reply

Rig

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 15:04:34 Reply

At 4/27/13 12:43 PM, MrSaint wrote: Going to take my final exams in a month and I'm so shitting my pants

my pants have been shat numerous times already

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 15:26:33 Reply

At 4/27/13 02:46 PM, Sequenced wrote: Rig

fuckin' jelly

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 15:46:49 Reply

At 4/27/13 03:26 PM, Breed wrote:
At 4/27/13 02:46 PM, Sequenced wrote: Rig
fuckin' jelly

me too :(

I really wanted to go this year.. Maybe next year.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 16:25:26 Reply

this fucking guy

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 17:15:35 Reply

At 4/27/13 04:25 PM, Yoshiii343 wrote: this fucking guy

yeah, could someone ban him


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2013-04-27 17:23:43 Reply

At 4/27/13 04:25 PM, Yoshiii343 wrote: this fucking guy

if there's enough negative or "this wasn't helpful" or whatever things, I think it automatically removes the review.