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Things in progress 30 April 2013

My home studio is nearly finished; all the bigs jobs have now been completed and what remains are mostly finishing touches. I will post details when those are completed and the actual putting together of the studio will take place. At the centre of it all will be a brand new Behringer X32 desk, which [...]

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Why I’m getting rid of my TC RH450 21 October 2011

In my never-ending journey of tone, I took possession of a brand new TC Electronic RH450 head a few months ago. This head, TC Electronic’s entry into the world of bass amplification (two years ago) on paper sounded like it would be the kind of sound that I’m after. Punchy, loud, bassy, powerful, beefy. This [...]

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The blog is back… for good. 9 October 2011

My blog is back with a new design. I have been rather lax in the past with my blogging. This is going to change now.

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Paper bags 5 May 2010

When I was a kid, supermarkets used paper bags. With all the fuss about plastic carrier bags now, why are supermarkets not reverting to brown paper bags? They’re tough, big and recyclable. So why not?

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First go with my Lline 6 UX2 interface

I have been looking for a neat all-in-one solution that would allow me to learn bass lines while listening to tracks on the computer. With all the house renovations, and the studio not quite inhabitable yet, it has been impractical to practice with headphones. Enter the UX2. It’s a two-channel interface with two XLR and [...]

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