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Re: performance looping ?
On Thu, 8 Dec 2005, Tony Hughes wrote:
> I am a performance artist and have recently become interested in using
> as ambient backgrounds for my performances. I have looked at the
> (mainly boss rc-20xl and digitech jamman = based on price range, under
> and performance capability). I bought the jamman and have been playing
> it obsessively. There is one important thing that I want to do that I
> to be unable to complete. I want to be able to build a loop with
> samples and then unbuild it back to the original sample. I can layer
> samples into the loop, but cannot undo past the one undo that you are
> given. I can do this in a studio setting by creating loop one, copying
> onto loop two and then adding a sample overdub and copying to loop three
> etc...but I would like to be able to do this in realtime - in the studio
> setting I have to stop the loop playing in order to save and resave to
> another loop. Are there better ways to do what I am talking about, or
> need to figure out how to work with what I have.
> Thanks for any help.
I do not know of a hardware-based looper that can do as you describe
other than the Echoplex Digital Pro. Good luck.