No Ann Arbor this year?
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17586
Level 28 Hostist
puke7
 
 
 
post #17586 :: 2011.11.20 2:50pm
  
  anewuser and zanzan liēkd this
I;ve been a very busy little beaver. I have been building a mad amount of dams from harvested corn husks. BotB's incredulous servers will soon be running on 100% organic high-fructose hydraulic power.

As such, we are quickly reaching the end to 2011's final quarter and fiscal year. Promises were made by the county director's office to oversea future battle assemblies but they merely shrugged their shoulders. As raw and poetic that may appear to be, we here, the fellows and n00bs of the BotBr fellowship, have thusly assembled solely for battles. Battle this, battle that. Battle. Battle. battles . . .

There will be no Ann Arbor party this year. I haven't the energy or time to organize such an event. But there is an alternatively, and rather better version to this story. In the second year of BotB, previous to any concept of a dedicated website, said year was replete with two such 25 sample 48 hour type battles. Since BotB celebrated Ann Arbor XI last year, this years Ann Arbor version and anniversary number could be no larger a sum than nine point five.

BotB technically, and on paper, refuses to commit any action plan with whole hearted half efforts. Thus, in the immediate present, I do suggest to the fellow BotBrs : articulate battle ideas that will work in the current BotB system to keep us all in a state of busy beaver action. Winter Chip VII will be in January (as to not interfere with write an album in a February month).

- teh lucky vomits :P
 
 
17587
Level 30 Mixist
Baron Knoxburry
 
 
 
post #17587 :: 2011.11.20 2:54pm
  
  anewuser and null1024 liēkd this
Amen Ra, brother!
 
 
17588
Level 16 OHCist
Soiled Bargains
 
 
post #17588 :: 2011.11.20 2:57pm :: edit 2011.11.20 3:02pm
  
  anewuser liēkd this
Let's have a two-to-four-week long NTRQ/Pulsar/PR8 battle!
 
 
17589
Level 31 chipist
Chip Champion
 
 
 
post #17589 :: 2011.11.20 5:55pm
  
  xterm liēkd this
everyone likes sample compos, but none is currently teh runnings
 
 
17590
Level 28 Chipist
null1024
 
 
 
post #17590 :: 2011.11.20 8:11pm :: edit 2011.11.21 10:24am
We should have a big module compo for once.
Sure, it's been a format in big compos, but not *the* format.

edit: or a klystrack compo
http://code.google.com/p/klystrack/

I liked Klystrack so much that I let the author use one of my songs in the examples folder. ;3
 
 
17592
Level 22 Playa
xterm
 
 
 
post #17592 :: 2011.11.21 11:54am
not sure anyone would show up, but i could try to get a venue and host a new york city party :) i'm also perfectly happy doing a 25/48 battle with no physical party...
 
 
17595
Level 30 Mixist
Baron Knoxburry
 
 
 
post #17595 :: 2011.11.21 2:46pm
  
  anewuser, iamgreaser and zanzan liēkd this
How about an instrument battle? We could do a bunch of different formats like instrument files for fast tracker, impulse tracker, famitracker, renoise etc. . .

Then have a series of 48 hour battles centered around them different formats?!?! xP
 
 
17597
Level 27 chipist
zanzan
 
 
 
post #17597 :: 2011.11.22 9:08am
  
  anewuser, Baron Knoxburry and architect1 liēkd this
ooh, a minicompo marathon. yes please...

but never mind that, tell me about these corn husk turbines
 
 
17608
Level 24 Chipist
chunter
 
 
 
post #17608 :: 2011.11.26 9:58pm
  
  xterm liēkd this
I have no problem with the notion of having contests *like* Ann Arbor and Detroit even if there are no parties to go with them (or if they become Flint or Battle Creek or Sault Saint Marie or whatever,) I guess it's no secret that I like the remix compos better than the megachipformat ones.
 
 
17609
Level 23 Renderist
anewuser
 
 
 
post #17609 :: 2011.11.28 1:47pm :: edit 2011.11.28 1:47pm
Ann Arbor: ETHEREAL chapter, tehé
 
 

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