Tag: 808

Nerd Alert: John Frusciante’s Music Studio Is Fiery Hot

Former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante is releasing an electronic EP, a release recorded with a studio packed with enough analog gear to make your head explode. Some may describe his studio as eternal nirvana, others may judge it simply as a pretty solid setup. Regardless, he’s got his shit down, hoarding a list of wacky audio machines, all of which include six MC202s, Roland TR Drum Machines such as the 808, a Juno 106, a large modular synth assembled by his bandmate Chris McDonald, Oberheim OB-X, 3-4 Mixers… I think you get the picture. Just please be sure to place a napkin over your keyboard before ... Read more

Make Beats With This Browser Drum Machine App

Because office hours can be spent much more wisely than actually working, the good people at Irritant Creative have constructed an in-browser drum machine called xOx that makes it possible to actually lay down a beat consisting of all the right instruments to make a simple, but catchy beat. Find your perfect drum, snare, tom, and hi-hats sound, lay down the rhythm and with all the different oscillators, cutoffs and other options that are tweakable you’ll be stuck to your screen for at least a few hours. See also: In-Browser Acid Machine Start making your beat here. Source: Createdigitalmusic.com