Wilhelm 808

Battle ended 2013-03-09 04:36:37

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Level 30 chipist
+1 for that cover art
Level 18 Criticist
post #24551 :: 2013.02.20 9:54am
Would it be acceptable to just use an outside 808 emulator and just record that as one wave?
Level 27 Hostist
post #24554 :: 2013.02.20 10:12am
Gimme a link and I'll let look at it! :D
Level 25 Chipist
post #24558 :: 2013.02.20 11:10am
I used to use Rebirth a lot. http://www.propellerheads.se/products/rebirth/

Though it's no longer available in its original form. Has its awesome 808 reproduction been integrated into Reason? I've never tried Reason.
Level 29 Mixist
post #24561 :: 2013.02.20 11:59am
  rainwarrior liēkd this
Not only is Rebirth still available, Propellerhead offers it as a free download. A Reason Refill version is also available.
Peep it:
Level 22 Chipist
post #24563 :: 2013.02.20 12:11pm :: edit 2013.02.20 12:15pm
"Each percussive sound should get it's own channel in your DAW or tracker and a new note action (NNA) should end the current sound." "That is, unless you trigger the 808 drums so fast it causes a granular pitch . . ."

So basically I'm asking whether we're allowed to use tracker retriggers.
Level 27 Chipist
post #24564 :: 2013.02.20 12:34pm
Level 25 Chipist
post #24566 :: 2013.02.20 12:46pm :: edit 2013.02.20 1:13pm
  mootbooxle liēkd this
ZOMG moot that is wonderful. (Though I probably still have the old cracked Rebirth I used to use 14 years ago on a CD somewhere...)

Aww man, it won't run on my Win7 64-bit. I'll have to try it on my XP VM when I get home.
Level 29 Mixist
post #24569 :: 2013.02.20 1:17pm :: edit 2013.02.20 1:20pm
  Slimeball liēkd this
Oh yeah man, I was so happy to find that site a couple years ago as I'd lost my old cracked ReBirth...that's cool of them to release it for free! Instant trip back to 1999!

...so the question is, Puke, is this ok to use? I guess the only issue is that it kinda does circumvent some of the limitations of fixed 808 samples, with continuously variable snare snap/pitch etc...
Level 26 Chipist
post #24572 :: 2013.02.20 1:45pm
I have a TR-808 sample pack that seems to have a wider variety of kick samples than the ones you provided, interestingly enough... not planning on using those yet.
Level 27 Hostist
post #24573 :: 2013.02.20 1:51pm
  Roofie, ant1, Tuxxy Brown and Slimeball liēkd this
ReBirth on Wiki

I think I downloaded the .ISO pretty soon after they made that museum site. I've always considered making a battle out of that as a format of it's own... But, the matter at hand...

It says you can replace the drum samples with your own. So, if you replace the TR-909 sounds with your wilhelm scream variations and use the TR-808, I don't see any problem. The two 303's, obviously, are not valid. Post a link to your source for added fun! :D/

Also, I'm well aware that there could have been more 808 samples... I kind of rushed with what I found first. Just make sure everything you use is the 808 and the wilhelm scream!!!
Level 24 Chipist
post #24574 :: 2013.02.20 1:58pm
  Doxic liēkd this
awesome :D

i already submitted, but awesome anyway
Level 26 Chipist
post #24578 :: 2013.02.20 2:45pm
I can actually still use the original ReBirth since I am still compatible with Classic... except for the fact I don't actually have the application. And now that the rules have been clarified, I shall use the set that I have usually used. Here is the sample pack that I use if I want to use TR-808 samples: http://machines.hyperreal.org/manufacturers/Roland/TR-808/samples/TR808all.zip
Level 27 Chipist
post #24590 :: 2013.02.20 3:43pm
  goluigi liēkd this
making some kind of melodic instrument is really effing hard with the scream, it took way too much filtering and doesn't sound nice with the 808

on the other hand, my drum track sounds really sexy
Level 27 Hostist
post #24592 :: 2013.02.20 3:48pm
  null1024, goluigi and Tuxxy Brown liēkd this
You can always slice the scream down to something that isn't the scream anymore . . .
Level 26 Chipist
post #24608 :: 2013.02.20 6:22pm
  null1024, Roofie, puke7, goluigi and Slimeball liēkd this
Remix allows for some rather extreme measures, so I'm taking that to heart and I am indeed doing some serious damage on the sample.
Level 8 Mixist
post #24641 :: 2013.02.20 8:16pm
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Level 18 Criticist
post #24658 :: 2013.02.20 11:57pm
  mootbooxle liēkd this
I was gonna ask about this 808 http://www.audiotool.com/ (click Launch App at the top right)
Level 27 Hostist
post #24660 :: 2013.02.21 12:09am
  mootbooxle liēkd this
Xyz, yes I'm ok with that. Load that whilhelm up in that sampler!
Level 19 Chipist
post #25019 :: 2013.02.27 4:36am
  mootbooxle, xterm, goluigi and Baron Knoxburry liēkd this
Level 21 Playa
post #25034 :: 2013.02.27 2:50pm
  Interrobang Pie and mootbooxle liēkd this
hahahaha MS that should be our next battle!!
Level 27 Chipist
post #25039 :: 2013.02.27 5:07pm
Ass. I mightn't be able to finish my entry, I have a billion other things to do by Friday... >_<
Level 21 Chipist
post #25064 :: 2013.02.28 7:25am
Won't be able to make the deadline, if I submitted anything at this point, it would be a troll entry ;)
Level 28 Renderist
post #25066 :: 2013.02.28 7:50am
Doxic, you should submit that troll entry. Those are always fun! :)
Level 30 Chipist
post #25067 :: 2013.02.28 8:14am
Just for the love of turnips, don't make it 20 minutes+!
Level 26 Chipist
post #25069 :: 2013.02.28 9:01am
Yeah, I already did that once. Plus, I usually only get that high if I do end up getting carried away making a song.
Level 29 Mixist
post #25075 :: 2013.02.28 1:42pm
Still trying to finish mine!
Level 21 Playa
post #25135 :: 2013.03.01 4:01pm
I vote to extend the submission deadline to Sunday :)
Level 27 Hostist
post #25160 :: 2013.03.01 9:03pm
extended for the weekend!
Level 24 Chipist
post #25162 :: 2013.03.01 9:38pm
Thanks!! <3 I spent all day out unexpectedly so I was worrying that I'd never be able to submit!!
Level 29 Mixist
post #25166 :: 2013.03.01 9:51pm
Thank you puke!! I've come down with a nasty cold and really didn't feel like finishing my song tonight...Now I can just chill tonight and finish tomorrow!

Best news I've heard all freakin day.
Level 20 Chipist
post #25181 :: 2013.03.02 2:26am
Thank you~! puke7さん :D
Level 16 Mixist
post #25234 :: 2013.03.03 8:14am
In this round is the hardest to preserve the character of the assignment. To avoid a full synthetic harmony without a hint scream which is the main idea.
Level 29 Mixist
post #25299 :: 2013.03.04 11:35am
  Interrobang Pie liēkd this
I'm so dumb. I got feeling sick and fell asleep and didnt finish my song. Maybe I'll post it somewhere so at least you guys can hear it. It was pretty decent. :/
Level 18 Mixist
post #25304 :: 2013.03.04 2:04pm :: edit 2013.03.04 2:04pm
These guys - Estonian chip rockers - found me on Soundcloud. In the spirit on this compo, I submit their music video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gMBu1nUawzM

(watch until the end)
Level 16 Mixist
post #25305 :: 2013.03.04 2:17pm
oouuu ... these are the voting expressions :D ... what do they mean? This never understood! :DDD
Level 28 Chipist
post #25306 :: 2013.03.04 2:23pm
mios, they mean whatever you want them to mean :)
Level 16 Mixist
post #25373 :: 2013.03.05 6:08am
:))) ok goluigi thanks
Level 14 Playa
post #25381 :: 2013.03.05 7:35am
  Slimeball liēkd this
This compo has caused me to recognize 808 samples and the wilhelm scream pretty much everywhere it's used...and everywhere where it's not actually used. It is as if the sound was imprinted into my brain somehow ...in other words it's amazing and annoying at the same time :3
Level 14 Pixelist
post #25540 :: 2013.03.06 5:44pm
25 entries?

my expectations were way too big
Level 28 Renderist
post #25542 :: 2013.03.06 5:48pm
25 entries is quite a lot for a major battle that isn't Summer Chip or Winter Chip. ( 'w')
Level 14 Pixelist
post #25543 :: 2013.03.06 6:04pm
Well considering Winter Chip 8 was my very first major battle, you could see why I expected more out of it.

Also the competition isn't so high so this might be an easier compo for me.
Level 28 Renderist
post #25545 :: 2013.03.06 6:05pm
  Tuxxy Brown liēkd this
It will definitely be easier to get last place j/k <3
Level 14 Pixelist
post #25558 :: 2013.03.06 6:56pm
  Slimeball liēkd this
aww <3
Level 21 Chipist
post #25616 :: 2013.03.08 6:04am
Guess who just realized he was going to write and enter something...

That's how life works sometimes lol
Level 24 Chipist
post #25654 :: 2013.03.09 4:43am
  Slimeball and Strobe liēkd this
Congratulations TQ-Jam!! You did it!! <3 <3 <3

And congratulations to all that entered!! <3 <3 <3
Level 20 Chipist
post #25657 :: 2013.03.09 5:11am
  Slimeball hæitd this
  Interrobang Pie liēkd this
ipiさん, Thank you very much!!
Level 30 Chipist
post #25658 :: 2013.03.09 5:12am
  Slimeball liēkd this
Congrabalations!!! :OOO
Level 11 Mixist
post #25659 :: 2013.03.09 5:18am
  Roofie, Slimeball and Jangler liēkd this
Level 20 Chipist
post #25660 :: 2013.03.09 5:20am :: edit 2013.03.09 5:23am
  Slimeball, goluigi and kfaraday liēkd this
Thank you very much!! :D
Level 16 Mixist
post #25669 :: 2013.03.09 6:49am
  Slimeball, goluigi, Doxic, kfaraday and Interrobang Pie liēkd this
Congrattts and mmmany thanks for alllllll!!! ;)))
Level 19 Mixist
post #25710 :: 2013.03.09 11:43pm
  Slimeball liēkd this
congrabs to TQ-jam

i think i did pretty good for a doge

Level 20 Chipist
post #25712 :: 2013.03.10 3:19am
Miosさん, Roofieさん, Thank you so much!!

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