----- Original Message ----- From: "Gary Lehmann" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: <Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com> Sent: 03 October 2001 17:00 PM Subject: RE: Kim on EDP (DelayMode mod!) also starving musicians > <snip> > Then Andy came up with a simpler idea that I will implement if nobody > rejects it totally: > In DelayMode, during Multiply, we will consider the state of Overdub, > which means that if Overdub is on (was activated (Hold) before the > Multiply started), the input continues off and FeedBack at maximum > during the whole Multiply (including rounding). > I find it consistent and that way everone has a simple way to do a > silent Multiply. How is that? > -----> http://Matthias.Grob.org > > This gets my vote--I look forward to the upgrade. > As far as pro/amateur--this is what I see. > The ones who have to pay their bills by making art are in competition >with > the ones who do it for fun. The people who hire any of them don't care which > ones need the money, so they hire the ones who charge the lowest price. So > the musician using modern technology has to spend more money than the > acoustic or traditional one (assuming they don't buy an expensive > instrument) but has trouble making the extra money back from employment. > The amateur is already paying his bills from his "day job", and so money is > less of an issue. As technology makes it easier for one person or >several > people to create a large and interesting sound, more amateurs make it easier > for the people who hire musicians to use amateurs. I am speaking of show > business, of course. Bottom line is, don't quit your day job (can anyone > tell me where that expression came from--first citation etc.) > Back to work! I think it came from the music biz... :| Do you have return-receipt on by default?