Chris Lowe’s (Pet Shop Boys) current live keyboard rig - Komplete Kontrol, a Korg Kronos, and a Roland System-1.
Obeying the three laws of touring gear;
- It works.
- You can see it in the dark.
- You can replace it easily at short notice.
They are all pretty whack. But then so are pet shop boys
It right tho anyone touring with a bunch of old analogue gear is stupid
21 great free sample packs for producers on a budget
http://awolfe.home.xs4all.nl/samples.html (Legowelt DX and Mono/Poly)
Can get fucking lost in this. Site that blends random ambient tracks from SC with live police scanner talk from a variety of US cities.
Unfortunately I came across these a while back. It convinced to me start the planning stages on building up a modular rig
The idea of going anywhere near a modular build terrifies me. It’d be like attaching a spigot to my wallet.
this was good because for the first time a producer has a workflow I can relate to. no samplers, no hardware, not even a midi keyboard, everything’s done by painting shit in the timeline view
Gear heavy ATC;
Moog Mother 32
Novation Bassstation II
That thing with the white knobs in the screenshot that I can’t remember the name of
This MJ Cole interview/remix masterclass is on point;
Inc. a studio tour and workflow discussion. Highly recommended.