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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-19 17:32:37 Reply

At 8/19/12 04:35 AM, LiquidOoze wrote:
At 8/18/12 08:28 PM, MrSaint wrote: Guys, I think he finally fixed it.
Are you kidding me? BrokenDeck is way cooler than FixeDeck. Besides, in a year the newbies won't even know why he called himself FixedDeck.

If a majority of people hate it, I have the option to change it back.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-19 23:33:18 Reply

On the NG homepage, how is the featured audio selected? Is it by a person, or is it done by computer? Is it weekly?

Last week I had a song on there for, as far as I'm aware, the first time. Today another piece of mine went up. It's only a WIP and is NOT polished. It didn't get a spectacular score or anything and I just released it yesterday, so I'm curious about the front page selection process.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 02:07:42 Reply

At 8/20/12 01:59 AM, Criminal-23 wrote:
At 8/19/12 11:33 PM, BlazingDragon wrote: On the NG homepage, how is the featured audio selected? Is it by a person, or is it done by computer? Is it weekly?
It's chosen by admins and/or audio moderators, on a weekly basis (I think).

This would be correct.


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 07:45:44 Reply

At 8/20/12 01:59 AM, Criminal-23 wrote:
At 8/19/12 11:33 PM, BlazingDragon wrote: On the NG homepage, how is the featured audio selected? Is it by a person, or is it done by computer? Is it weekly?
It's chosen by admins and/or audio moderators, on a weekly basis (I think).

I'm so very, very happy. This will be a good week.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 07:50:20 Reply

At 8/19/12 05:16 PM, SineRider wrote: I was going to do something creative for my 5000th post, but then I realized I don't really care enough to do it. So I made this gif

It's creative to be uncreative. That takes creativitiy.


no, really...DON'T CLICK THE PIC

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 11:19:58 Reply

At 8/20/12 07:50 AM, SenatorJohnDean wrote:
At 8/19/12 05:16 PM, SineRider wrote: I was going to do something creative for my 5000th post, but then I realized I don't really care enough to do it. So I made this gif
It's creative to be uncreative. That takes creativitiy.

Mhm.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 13:22:43 Reply

If a majority of people hate it, I have the option to change it back.

DAMMIT NOOOOOO CHUNGE IT BAK MEOW!!

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 14:49:51 Reply

Brokendeck's new name is gay


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 14:53:48 Reply

i want to make beats anyone have good lessons?

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 15:14:42 Reply

At 8/20/12 02:53 PM, doctor wrote: i want to make beats anyone have good lessons?

No


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 15:18:47 Reply

At 8/20/12 02:49 PM, Sequenced wrote: Brokendeck's new name is gay

Not as gay as your several name changes, darling

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 15:19:05 Reply

At 8/20/12 02:53 PM, doctor wrote: i want to make beats anyone have good lessons?

You already have 'doctor', now all you need is Drum.


Example of my singing here

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 15:19:15 Reply

Learning to play some sort of instrument IRL is often a necessary (but not always) first step in becoming a good music producer. Having a decent amount of computer knowledge also helps, as a majority of music is recorded, edited, and mixed using computers now.

Plus, there are plenty of instructional videos regarding almost every instrument and DAW in existence somewhere on YouTube.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 17:01:19 Reply

Good news everyone, here's your flippin' delete button, hope that six months wasn't too long of a wait!

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 17:09:29 Reply

At 8/20/12 05:01 PM, camoshark wrote: Good news everyone, here's your flippin' delete button, hope that six months wasn't too long of a wait!

Yay! A BDay present from Tom!


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 17:24:54 Reply

YAY!

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 19:21:31 Reply

At 8/20/12 05:01 PM, camoshark wrote: Good news everyone, here's your flippin' delete button, hope that six months wasn't too long of a wait!

for a second i thought you were talking about a delete/edit button for forum posts and got really excited....pfft audio tools who cares bout dat shit

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-20 20:25:18 Reply

At 8/20/12 05:24 PM, BrokenDeck wrote: YAY!

The foresights of the NG prophets has been realised! Let us all rejoice and start deleting!


lol fuk u

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-21 16:12:58 Reply

At 8/20/12 07:21 PM, Travis wrote:
At 8/20/12 05:24 PM, FixedDeck wrote: YAY!
Lol fixed deck now?

I might as well change my name to "SkinnyKidWitAJetPak". Anyway...

NEW COMPUTER

I just got a new Macbook Pro 15" with Retina Display because I work for a certain company that gives me a certain amazing-super-cool discount. It has a 2.3GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 with a Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz, 8GB memory, 256GB flash storage, and 1GB dedicated to graphics. The thing can run 12 1080p HD videos in Final Cut without any lag. at all. I mean sweet jesus tits, this thing is a mother fucking tank / jet fighter hybrid.

I got it because I am noticing some serious latency and delay issues in my setup. Plus, I haven't produced a track in over 10 months because I have been working on the piano and can't record anything I do the way I want it. I also have been in various business internships and that combined with college leaves my free time to a grand total of 17 minutes and 45 seconds a week. So yeah, I'm busy.

Anyway, I am really pumped up about this computer. I have tested it again and again. It does EVERYTHING I could dream of. It arrives in two days. I feel so lucky to have this opportunity. I am going to be in SO many collabs now and can hopefully finish this album I have been dedicated to for the past three years. I have a 25 page short story written up for it as well. I can't wait to show you guys!

and 1 girl
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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-22 01:21:49 Reply

Why is the instrument request thread deleted?

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-22 01:26:26 Reply

At 8/22/12 01:21 AM, Buoy wrote: Why is the instrument request thread deleted?

Because LaForge's account was nuked, and he was the one who started it.


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-22 02:37:42 Reply

College Life

Since Sunday I'm officialy a college student, and I'm not sure if anybody noticed but I haven't posted since that day. This life fucks you up, man. Non-stop partying, sleepless nights, booze till you drop, it's all a bit too much. But I'm having the time of my life. Just figured to throw it out here, I'm gonna enjoy the rest of my hangover now.


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-22 18:39:24 Reply

At 8/22/12 02:37 AM, LiquidOoze wrote: College Life

My college life for the past summer was one of studying, pain, and finals. So fuck you.

On a completely unrelated note, Denny Schneidemesser is going to be at PAX Prime! squeeee~

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-22 18:54:41 Reply

At 8/22/12 02:37 AM, LiquidOoze wrote: College Life

My community college classes this semester:

-Piano Lessons
-Madrigalia (small, 'elite' choir)
-Chamber Choir
-Intro to Recording Studio
-MIDI Music Composition
-Music Composition
-Jazz Improv I
-English Composition II

Therefore, college life consists of me practicing piano for hours a day, composing music, reading textbooks on recording, listening to jazz, singing, and writing English papers. No partying, but I love being surrounded with this much music. Though I'm only three days into the semester, so we'll see.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-22 19:22:35 Reply

The only music I was allowed to study without majoring in it was basic music theory :|

So I had to write research papers like this instead.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-22 19:24:31 Reply

At 8/22/12 06:54 PM, BlazingDragon wrote: Though I'm only three days into the semester, so we'll see.

Won't be long till you'll want to chuck all your assignments out the window... the main thing is to stick at it!

On another note... I'm working on a track and I wrote up a melody and lyrics for. Got out my dad's mic today to record some vocals... My goodness, I cannot sing for shit.

Hello, Acapellas4U.co.uk... looks like my track will become a remix...

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-22 19:33:13 Reply

college

I'm in my forth day of marching band. very friendly people. starting to get a group of friends that I'll be hangin with whenever.

amoung those group of friends, there's a girl I'm starting to like and she feels the same (80% sure) - because we had dinner together and with the rest of our sectional and the way we talked to each other was slightly different than with the others, and we already have a couple inside jokes teehee.

so I'm feeling a bit positive about this! hopefully I won't make the mistakes I did back in high school. Now that my bad rep is gone, girls won't think I'm an emotional wreck. ha ha


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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-23 02:11:10 Reply

College is a really amazing experience. Just realize the first couple of semesters may be a bit... bumpy. I went into a massive depression for a few years and college was a major part of this. Once I found a balance, I decided to put my job and business life in front of college. Now, I am taking two classes a semester and focusing on projects / my computer business. I say everyone should go to college, but different people are going to go about it at different paces.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-23 02:33:00 Reply

i go on honors retreat in two days then start my freshman year,

its too bad my universities' honors program is full of theater fags and attention whores, the amount of people who want love and attention and will do anything to get a taste is like 4/5 jeebus.

Party wise i dont think it can get much worse than this summer, got pretty smashed and went dancing about 4/7 days a week, was in three car accidents, and generally had an awesome time.

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Response to The Audio Forum Lounge 2012-08-23 04:18:15 Reply

At 8/23/12 02:33 AM, jpbear wrote:
Party wise i dont think it can get much worse than this summer, got pretty smashed and went dancing about 4/7 days a week, was in three car accidents, and generally had an awesome time.

sounds like a nice summer ;)