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by PinoBatch
Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:44 am
Forum: Cover Music
Topic: FCP4 entries: Ave Maria, Terminator (Happy), Pipe Dream: HQR (2A03)
Replies: 1
Views: 670

Re: FCP4 entries: Ave Maria, Terminator (Happy), Pipe Dream: HQR (2A03)

Now begins the slow process of running each part past the Discord server for more detailed feedback. I'll try to take notes so I know what to fix.

Teuthida said the lead was too loud on the Terminator theme.
by PinoBatch
Mon Mar 25, 2019 2:47 am
Forum: Cover Music
Topic: Csikós Post
Replies: 1
Views: 743

Re: Csikós Post

Search keywords because phpBB search is accent-sensitive: Csikos Post I ported it to my best approximation of Game Boy limits within FamiTracker: ⋅ 2 Namco 163 channels, 1 used, wave length 32, volumes limited to 15, 7, and 3 ⋅ No triangle ⋅ Pulse/noise envelopes are pi...
by PinoBatch
Fri Mar 15, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Cover Music
Topic: FCP4 entries: Ave Maria, Terminator (Happy), Pipe Dream: HQR (2A03)
Replies: 1
Views: 670

FCP4 entries: Ave Maria, Terminator (Happy), Pipe Dream: HQR (2A03)

"Terminator Theme (Happy)" (2A03; 4:36) "You can't write happy music in 13/8." "Hold my beer." Brad Fiedel's theme song for the 1984 film The Terminator is in 13/8. He arrived at the "herky-jerky" "propulsiveness" of that time signature by accident ...
by PinoBatch
Fri Mar 15, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: Cover Music
Topic: FCP4 entries: Pressure, Morphine (VRC6)
Replies: 0
Views: 358

FCP4 entries: Pressure, Morphine (VRC6)

"Pressure" (2A03+VRC6; 3:40) Source: "Pressure" by Billy Joel " 'All Your Base' on Time magazine / I read it too, what does it mean?" The song, from Billy Joel's 1982 album The Nylon Curtain , is about the pressure of being the breadwinner for one's family. But the mus...
by PinoBatch
Sun Sep 30, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Site Issues & Suggestions
Topic: Are there ways we could improve interest in these forums?
Replies: 10
Views: 7333

Re: Are there ways we could improve interest in these forums?

1. Fix HTTPS
2. Fix forum account approvals
3. Fix wiki account signup
4. Release source code for the latest FamiTracker beta
by PinoBatch
Thu May 10, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: General Talk
Topic: People's approaches for overall balancing/mixing?
Replies: 6
Views: 1769

Re: People's approaches for overall balancing/mixing?

Keeping your pulse sustains at 5-6 or less, peaking around 12 for attacks, also leaves room in the mix for sound effects if you're making the music for a game.
by PinoBatch
Mon May 07, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Cover Music
Topic: T-Maxx (2018)
Replies: 0
Views: 670

T-Maxx (2018)

It's a story of cloning. Decades ago, Digital made a server called the PDP-11. A company called Electronika, operated by the Ministry of the Electronics Industry in the Soviet Union, cloned the PDP-11/03 as the Electronika 60 . In the mid-1980s, Alexey Pajitnov used an Electronika 60 to develop a vi...
by PinoBatch
Sat Mar 17, 2018 11:29 pm
Forum: Cover Music
Topic: Mouser and SPEED
Replies: 0
Views: 561

Mouser and SPEED

Mouser by Tony Young was one of the first homebrew games for NES. It was designed to run in NESticle; it isn't very compatible with an actual NES. But its background music ended up becoming a symbol of NES homebrew. SPEED by Shawn Hargreaves is a vector shmup that won an Allegro SpeedHack competiti...
by PinoBatch
Thu Mar 01, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: Original Music
Topic: New Order (2A03 only)
Replies: 4
Views: 840

Re: New Order (2A03 only)

My fault. I meant duty.
by PinoBatch
Tue Feb 27, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Original Music
Topic: New Order (2A03 only)
Replies: 4
Views: 840

Re: New Order (2A03 only)

Period 93 noise on the NES has two quirks that make it a bit more cumbersome to use. Timbre unpredictability The sound of period 93 noise differs based on the exact time when the channel's period is switched between 32767 and 93, as it uses the data remaining in the noise channel's shift register fr...

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