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  1. splitting layered kicks into different frequency bands and processing the high end with some verb or delay to give space parallel compression does wonders lately, i have been finding the root note of the song and adding a very short sine at the lowest frequency (the app "music math" will let you know how notes relate to hz). mix that sine into your drum signal
  2. there are certainly tricks to be used (multiband compression, sidechain w/ compression or lfo) but, sub-bass is really straight-forward. keep it centered and keep it relatively even. sub frequencies have an important influence on the energy of a song but, when you think of a "super fat crazy awesome" bass sound, you are more than likely thinking low-mids or mids. you can split out your bass sound into separate eq bands and process the low-mids - mids with some width and excitement but, keep the subs clean. fx outside of compression and eq are likely to muddy things without audible results in the mix. as far as compressor settings go for subs, 0-12ms attack, 100ms release, 3:1-5:1 setting....don't try to rely too much on any prescribed setting. use your ears and study up on compression theory.
  3. cool stuff here thanks for sharing
  4. Lol, anklepants is a legend, fucking mad MIDI genius. wishing i made the blind buy and i probably will henceforth provided they put out another good lineup this year.
  5. yes, this was only an example of what the DrumBrute can do with some proper signal routing. i am adding other parts and will share that when done. thanks for watching/listening!
  6. thanks for the quick and thorough answers. the one i purchased is modded with the Atomic kit. from what i have seen, not many of those mods seem all too useful. the boost is ok, distortion is unneeded as i would much prefer outboard or pedals... the MarOS features are excellent, i will definitely be installing that after a few runs with the native firmware looking into the x0xlarge upgrade, i think i will see if the programming fits into my workflow as is. this will be my first 303 type synth and i have no preconceptions as to how it "should" play. thanks for the information, regardless. definitely a consideration going forward, especially with the add-ons to real-time programming. that is always a massive plus i will probably throw the pot in simply because that is an easy fix and an extra knob (who doesn't want that) there was a bit of debate between the tt-303 and the x0xb0x but, the deep catalog of alt. firmwares and mods for the x0xb0x are what tipped the scales.
  7. got it off eBay, looks like a good build. the manual is unfinished and the control software looks bleak. but it sounds great and the price was right. anyone used one, comments on user-friendliness or demos?
  8. wow you have such a coherent aesthetic that matches your music perfectly. this is incredible stuff
  9. peaking ballsack to this awesomeness! would you mind sharing your process for deconstruction/reconstruction?
  10. i posted my latest on Your Latest Creations subforum, "Audio and Video for the Arturia DrumBrute through guitar pedals", though it is not a fully realized song yet. working on finishing it up this week and next. i recently migrated to a hardware based studio setup and am trying to make purely electronic music w/ minimal vocals. my completed songs to date would probably seem out of place here so i am holding off on sharing until i get some idm-ish stuff out!
  11. cool, looking forward to hearing any new updates or new tracks from you
  12. lol, yeah they really have excelled in having something for everyone
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