drum machine


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drum machine

Music a synthesizer specially programmed to reproduce the sound of drums and other percussion instruments in variable rhythms and combinations selected by the musician; the resulting beat is produced continually until stopped or changed
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The drum machine I got now is a BOSS DR-5 Rhythm Section and it's basically obsolete, too But it's better than the one I had back then, and that's the one everybody hears when I play live--the straight drum machine tracks.
This intimate gig gave us drum machines, sing-a-longs and shouts of "more wine
What makes this drum machine different than others is that the beats have been played in by a drummer as opposed to being programmed.
We are talking about a new drum machine T-shirt that contains a real working looper and 9 different kits with seven professional-grade drum sounds each.
In a Direct from the Drum machine, the A & B metering pumps are mounted within the ram and follow-plate assemblies.
Even though the production is nothing more than a blown-out drum machine and Soulja Boy trying his hardest to be a good rapper, the combination of him ranting about making it rain in a mall and some dudes trying to snatch his chain laid over the intensely alien and minimal drum work still doesn't sound like anything else around.
Staff at Tiny Teddies Out of School Services will use the money to buy equipment including a drum machine, keyboard and karaoke machine.
When Thunder Buffalo is a solo act, Seattle resident Aaron Schroeder uses his voice, guitar, amp and a drum machine.
Among the activities on offer is the chance for young musicians to make music on an old-school Nintendo Game Boy, dance sessions for digital characters and the opportunity to make a drum machine out of everyday objects.
Dre and Snoop Dogg, Public Enemy, Tupak Shakur, Missy Elliot, Kanye West, and the other figures, readers will find small articles on other hip hop topics such as the mixtape, the concept of a "beef," the 808 drum machine, and anti-Semitism in rap, to name a few.
The common element of most house music is a 4/4 beat generated by a drum machine or other electronic means (such as a sampler), together with a solid bass line.