• Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans commented on Al Blivious's post: Thanks for sharing Al, some great stories behind the samples here.
    • Thu at 11:50
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans commented on Al Blivious's post: Haha I forgot about this, I posted it up on the forum a while back, cracks me up! How about some Deep Ragga followed by some Country Road then finishing the night with a full on J-Dance set? ;)
    • Thu at 00:39
  • Oliver Evans
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans has added a new track:
    • Mon at 14:50
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans commented on Oliver Evans's post: That's interesting, I knew about the bassline being taken from Chic's
    'Good Times' which was made the same year but I didn't know about the
    lyrics being taken.I guess that article needs to be renamed now! Haha
    • 13 August
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans posted a new link:
    Sugarhill Gang: how we made Rapper's Delight | Music | The Guardian
    • 13 August
    • Oliver Evans
      Oliver Evans That's interesting, I knew about the bassline being taken from Chic's
      'Good Times' which was made the same year but I didn't know about the
      lyrics being taken.I guess that article needs to be renamed now! Haha
      • 13 August
    • Oliver Evans
      Al Blivious There was a lot of controversy over this record. Firstly because it was seen a softer version of the the hip hip that that developing with DJs and MCs, secondly because whether or not the bass was sampled or replayed and thirdly because allegedly the lyri...  more
      • 13 August
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans posted a new link:
    • 12 August
    • Oliver Evans
      Oliver Evans Nice one Al, I know what you mean, definitely not enough hours in the day. I've been painting & decorating this weekend so it was a good excuse to have a listen.
      • 13 August
    • Oliver Evans
      Al Blivious Oh brilliant find Oliver I will check it out. There's so much stuff I need to watch and listen to bit so little time...
      • 13 August
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans commented on Al Blivious's post: Just shows age is just a number, this guy is a real DJ, fair play to him!
    • 11 August
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans posted a new link:
    Google Celebrates 44 Years of Hip Hop Culture: Explore The Breaks Behind the Google Doodle | WhoSampled
    • 11 August
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans posted a new link:
    Mixing 808s – Tips from Top Producers & Mixers | Waves
    • 11 August
    • Oliver Evans
      Oliver Evans I know what you mean by rinsing samples, easily done, you still can't beat an 808 bass! Thanks for your technique advise, I will have a play around. Do you use much of the Waves stuff at all? Cheers
      • 11 August
    • Oliver Evans
      Al Blivious Rather than compression normally make use of the envelopes on whatever device is triggering the 808 to shape the sound
    • Oliver Evans
      Al Blivious Some good stuff in there Oliver. I had a big 808 phase with the NBS stuff that I do, we've moved on from it a now as we rinsed it a bit. What's most interesting about this is that everyone has very different techniques. For is we always had a tuned kick d...  more
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans posted a new link:
    SoundCloud might only have 24 hours to live - News - Mixmag
    • 11 August
    • Oliver Evans
      Oliver Evans Haha it keeps ticking over!
      • Mon at 13:35
    • Oliver Evans
      Al Blivious Apparently there is life in the old dog yet.....
      • Mon at 09:38
    • Oliver Evans
      Calvin Goh Choon Khai SoundCloud Fires Its CEO as Last-Ditch Emergency Funding Gets Approved
      “SoundCloud, the world’s largest music and audio platform, announced today it has reached an agreement on a significant investment from global merchant bank The Raine Group and Singa...  more
      • 11 August
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans commented on Al Blivious's post: I read about this earlier for 808 day, looks pretty decent and the price tag seems reasonable!
    • 9 August
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans commented on Al Blivious's post: A great read there Al, thanks for sharing this. 'Can You Feel It' is one of my favourite records ever made, one I could never get bored of!
    • 8 August
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans commented on Oliver Learmouth's post: Hey Oliver, going to club nights showing your face and networking is the best way to get booked. There are so many DJ's out there these days!
    • 7 August
  • Oliver Evans
    Oliver Evans commented on Oliver Learmouth's post: Hey Oliver, what nights and radio shows are you doing? Have you got a Mixcloud or Soundcloud link? Thanks
    • 7 August