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Re: Personal looping archaeology - Roland GR 500
I loved the GR 500! That was an awesome device. More here:
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Hamburg" <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2007 4:29 AM
Subject: Re: Personal looping archaeology
> More archaeology from December 1985 or January 1986.
> Recorded live. Roland GR-500 looping via a DigiTech RDS-3600 --
> perhaps the best part on that instrument was when it would lose pitch
> tracking at the end of a note and go chaotic; a ridiculously
> complicated drum pattern playing 2 against 3 against 5 or something
> like that on the Korg DDM-110 and DDM-220; and a bass playing friend
> of mine (David Hotchkiss) whom I confronted with some sheet music
> with various phrases on it without specific timings and said just jam
> along playing these.