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Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 02-17-2015, 09:27 PM
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Posted By yep
6GB is approximately 6 hours worth of very...

6GB is approximately 6 hours worth of very high-res audio (96k/24bit).

So even if you had 100 tracks of simultaneous audio, 6 GB of RAM would give you over 200 seconds (about three minutes) worth...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 02-09-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,090
Posted By yep
Yes, all you need to do is to try and update some...

Yes, all you need to do is to try and update some other major DAW, and you'll instantly realize why they only do version updates once a year! It's like an all-day (or all-weekend) project to update...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 02-08-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,060
Posted By yep
Anyone interested in music law would be...

Anyone interested in music law would be well-served to pick up a copy of Nolo's excellent guide to music law:

http://www.nolo.com/products/music-law-ml.html

It is written specifically for US...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 02-08-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,060
Posted By yep
This is not really correct, in legal terms. You...

This is not really correct, in legal terms. You can absolutely, positively be liable for copyright infringement damages, even if you don't charge/make any money.

In practical terms, things like...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 02-03-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,060
Posted By yep
These kinds of threads are always magnets for...

These kinds of threads are always magnets for misinformation, although this one has been not too bad, so far.

The reality is that these kinds of copyright questions can get EXTREMELY situation...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 01-13-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 5,117
Posted By yep
How the hell did Abba get mixed in with all this?

How the hell did Abba get mixed in with all this?
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 01-11-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,393
Posted By yep
Yes, we have ZDT. But even, it only works as long...

Yes, we have ZDT. But even, it only works as long as PACE isn't having one of their server meltdowns, browser-compatibility problems, etc. There is still the reality that a third party company, who...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 01-11-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,393
Posted By yep
Well, I guess it's one less expense for me, then!...

Well, I guess it's one less expense for me, then!



There are other ways of achieving the benefits to the user of iLok without the risks and penalties. I swore off of PACE years ago, after one...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 01-11-2015, 06:02 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,393
Posted By yep
Any chance that EastWest might consider modifying...

Any chance that EastWest might consider modifying their copy-protection/DRM?

I'm really interested in the Composers Collection, but I am really trying to stay away from PACE and iLok.
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 12-05-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 6,314
Posted By yep
Justin hits the nail on the head with these two...

Justin hits the nail on the head with these two statements:
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 11-17-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,454
Posted By yep
Awesome posts from karbo in this thread, really...

Awesome posts from karbo in this thread, really glad I caught the link to his earlier write-up.

This is what I love about this community, there is still actual "stuff" to learn from fellow-users...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 11-17-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,485
Posted By yep
Just saw this thread linked on the main board,...

Just saw this thread linked on the main board, and wanted to say what awesome work this is. Karbomusic did a fantastic job laying out a lot of the technical woowoo that can cause problems for audio...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 11-17-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 2,436
Views: 921,614
Posted By yep
The answer is different for every person whose...

The answer is different for every person whose recordings sound like ass. The question is too broad to have a generic answer.

But oftentimes (I think most of the time), if you can narrow down the...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 10-15-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,849
Posted By yep
You're using strawmen here, Lawrence, pretending...

You're using strawmen here, Lawrence, pretending that everyone else is hyper-sensitive, and putting every opinion that differs from your own into the same bucket.

You started with a legitimate...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 10-13-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,849
Posted By yep
Um, we are talking about a mid-session recording...

Um, we are talking about a mid-session recording of an orchestra, per your example. What kind of picture are you trying to paint? Where a "competent PT operator" shows up and cannot manage the basic...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 10-13-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,849
Posted By yep
[QUOTE=Solar;1412280]...Remember when we've paid...

[QUOTE=Solar;1412280]...Remember when we've paid Cubase for 1000$???? Or Nuendo for 2000$, Samplitude, Logic etc.. /QUOTE]

They are increasingly rare, but there are still studios in the world...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 10-13-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,849
Posted By yep
what is this I don't even Who else, in this...

what is this I don't even

Who else, in this scenario, DOES know how to operate ProTools? Is the assistant not capable of hitting record, and figuring out what the undo, mute, and faders do in...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 10-13-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,849
Posted By yep
It's mostly a sidebar at this point, but I beg to...

It's mostly a sidebar at this point, but I beg to differ. The PT hardware advantage was very real, even as recently as 10~12 years ago. PTHD systems were not always more powerful than native systems,...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 09-26-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,849
Posted By yep
My studio advertises itself as Protools, and we...

My studio advertises itself as Protools, and we have a pretty capable Protools 11 rig with a MOTU 828, 27-inch iMac, and large-format console (along with Otari reel-to-reel tape). We also have Logic,...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 09-26-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,144
Posted By yep
There are multiple reasons why nobody is...

There are multiple reasons why nobody is bothering to make USB 3 audio interfaces:

1. For the reasons in my above post, USB 3.0 is redundant, compared with USB 2.0, unless you need something like...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 09-24-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,898
Posted By yep
Telecasters can be great guitars, sometimes...

Telecasters can be great guitars, sometimes overlooked by people who visually associate them with country/vintage/Rolling Stones type sounds. I actually think a lot of people who think of the classic...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 09-12-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,144
Posted By yep
The problem with USB is not what you think it is....

The problem with USB is not what you think it is.

USB 2.0 is theoretically capable of 480Mbps data-transfer. Firewire 400 is 400Mbps, firewire 800 is theoretically capable of 800 Mbps.

For...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 09-12-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,433
Posted By yep
You don't have to take my word for anything, but...

You don't have to take my word for anything, but just by way of example, here are some of the places that you could achieve clipping/distortion on, say, a DI bass track, without lighting up the...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 09-09-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,433
Posted By yep
Sorry, I didn't read the whole thread. A...

Sorry, I didn't read the whole thread.

A lot of DAW and soundcard manuals tell you to record as close to 0dB as possible before clipping for best sound quality. Most of them are wrong.

Sound...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 09-09-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,468
Posted By yep
I skimmed over a lot of this, so apologies if...

I skimmed over a lot of this, so apologies if this has already been covered...

To me, good tape-compression (meaning, a good formulation of tape on a good machine) is some of the best, easiest,...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 09-09-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 736
Posted By yep
For this specific application (high-gain...

For this specific application (high-gain guitars):

1. Make your guitar and amp sound the way you want it to sound. This is really important. All of that stuff about redbox out and USB etc is...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 09-09-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 574
Posted By yep
This is phenomenally cool. I have always wanted...

This is phenomenally cool. I have always wanted to do something like a blog/CD with this kind of strict, transparent A/B/X testing. I have just never had a sufficient range of gear to make it...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 09-09-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2,436
Views: 921,614
Posted By yep
Post #9 in this thread directs users to the...

Post #9 in this thread directs users to the "Acoustical Science and Philosophy" sticky at the top of this forum, which is a pretty good read. Room acoustics is a topic unto itself, and was (I think...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 07-01-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 448
Posted By yep
Sonar is not BAD, per se, it's just awkward and...

Sonar is not BAD, per se, it's just awkward and weird to work with in a lot of ways, and has a lot of legacy artifacts from the days when DAW meant "MIDI sequencer" and MIDI Sequencer meant software...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 06-27-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 448
Posted By yep
I can't stand Sonar's workflow. I used...

I can't stand Sonar's workflow.

I used Sonar for years before REAPER. Every few years I break down and buy a new version of Sonar. I haven't tried X3, but I own X2 Producer Edition. It is insane...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 06-14-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,253
Posted By yep
If someone came up to you right now, and said: ...

If someone came up to you right now, and said:

"Hey, I need a song to use in the World Cup broadcast tomorrow night. You have 18 hours to give me at least two minutes of music, and I'll pay you...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 06-02-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By yep
I recommend against using any Metallica record,...

I recommend against using any Metallica record, and most metal records in general, unless you are specifically working in that genre. Fast, low-frequency metal is an extremely difficult and unnatural...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 06-02-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,026
Posted By yep
Within the physical limits of laptop speakers, I...

Within the physical limits of laptop speakers, I heard the bass just fine on my Samsung Chronos laptop.

But yeah, laptop speakers are not the ideal amplification system for bass instruments. If...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 06-02-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By yep
I think you might be over-thinking this. ...

I think you might be over-thinking this.

Unless you have an unlimited budget, the best way to approach drums is to pick one of two approaches:

1. Room sound "plus", or;
2. Close-sound "plus"...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 06-02-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,640
Posted By yep
I'm speaking from ignorance, but it seems like...

I'm speaking from ignorance, but it seems like the biggest issues with a taking Linux seriously for something like REAPER would be drivers and 3rd-party plugins.

Am I wrong in thinking that a...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 06-02-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,253
Posted By yep
One of the reasons why commercial recordings are...

One of the reasons why commercial recordings are typically made with both a producer and an engineer, and booked studio-time, is because artists and musicians cannot always be trusted to finish...
Forum: REAPER Music/Collaboration Discussion 03-30-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,525
Posted By yep
Please do hold off on the shotgun for now. You...

Please do hold off on the shotgun for now. You are making the world a better place to live in by making music, even if you don't know the ways in which it is getting into people's ears. If you have a...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 03-30-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 29,428
Posted By yep
REAPER, when it came out, was freeware that...

REAPER, when it came out, was freeware that categorically did things that no other DAW did at the time, esp with regards to routing and editing. When REAPER started charging for licenses, they were...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 03-30-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,121
Posted By yep
Do all your mixing and processing at the "source"...

Do all your mixing and processing at the "source" sample rate (48, in this case), then make the final step be a render to the "target" sample rate and bit depth.

The "why" is pretty simple: every...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 03-30-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By yep
Are you comparing what you hear in the movie...

Are you comparing what you hear in the movie theater to what you hear at home?

Because most modern cineplexes have million-dollar sound-systems and acoustical construction, and are the closest...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 03-30-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,504
Posted By yep
You do know that an expander does does the exact...

You do know that an expander does does the exact opposite of what you described in the OP, right? It DECREASES the gain of the lowest-level stuff.
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 03-30-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,645
Posted By yep
FWIW, if you know how to read them and can find...

FWIW, if you know how to read them and can find them, waterfall plots like the ones on pages 10-11 of this PDF are actually pretty telling:
...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 03-28-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,645
Posted By yep
Cool links. I think in general, if you are...

Cool links.

I think in general, if you are willing to look into the audiophile world as opposed to the official "pro audio" world, you can find a lot of speakers, equipment, info, and value from...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 03-28-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,225
Posted By yep
I will echo and expand on richie43's thoughts on...

I will echo and expand on richie43's thoughts on Jamstix. As far as I know, it's the only thing of it's kind, and pretty cool at what it does, but maybe not the end of the road, and potentially more...
Forum: REAPER Music/Collaboration Discussion 03-28-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,525
Posted By yep
How shall I say this... the good news is that the...

How shall I say this... the good news is that the mix is way down on the list of priorities, here. It's really not bad at all, especially for an amateur mix, and you've got some enviable guitar...
Forum: REAPER General Discussion Forum 03-28-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 29,428
Posted By yep
I had similar questions up-thread. User jnif...

I had similar questions up-thread. User jnif provided a particularly helpful (to me) response in post #83: http://forum.cockos.com/showpost.php?p=1328996&postcount=83



This prompted me to...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 03-28-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,645
Posted By yep
I think it's not necessarily as sad as it might...

I think it's not necessarily as sad as it might seem. More and better gear is available to way more people than back when I was trying out $4,000 ADATs on spec from EU Wurlitzer. Just about any...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 03-28-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,504
Posted By yep
People are way over-complicating this. The device...

People are way over-complicating this. The device you are looking for is called a volume knob. If you want the quieter parts louder, turn up the volume.

On the other hand, if what you want to do...
Forum: Recording Technologies and Techniques 03-27-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,645
Posted By yep
My local guitar center has a studio space setup...

My local guitar center has a studio space setup with some of the common monitors in that price range, but any big store is going to be sub-optimal for careful listening comparisons.

Your best bet...
Forum: REAPER Compatibility 03-24-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 869
Posted By yep
I basically do the same, except I actually use...

I basically do the same, except I actually use three monitors on my main desk: a laptop screen and two external monitors, one tipped on vertical axis.

I use the "big" monitor mostly for the...
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