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  1. Rizzo liked prlgmnr's post in the thread I'm okay at programming drums for typical riffs, but struggle with "licks". Can anyone help?.

    Honestly that bit at 2:36 doesn't feel like it needs a whole lot more than a strong backbeat snare, kick on the downbeat, a few little...

    Oct 23, 2017 at 4:21 PM
  2. Rizzo replied to the thread Marshall Valvestate 8100, yay or nay?.

    Could you give me a more elaborate personal opinion? Would you play it again?

    Oct 23, 2017 at 11:39 AM
  3. Rizzo replied to the thread I'm okay at programming drums for typical riffs, but struggle with "licks". Can anyone help?.

    Think big picture, song not guitar part. Macro, not micro. And don't overthink yet. First, you just have to lay down a groove to your...

    Oct 23, 2017 at 10:38 AM
  4. Rizzo replied to the thread Marshall Valvestate 8100, yay or nay?.

    ^Good and definitely rational point, I totally agree with you. It's a tough choice as it would be more of an impulse "nostalgic" buy...

    Oct 23, 2017 at 8:52 AM
  5. Rizzo replied to the thread Marshall Valvestate 8100, yay or nay?.

    That's interesting. So basically I could get just the head and route it through the Pod for recording, without frying anything up?

    Oct 23, 2017 at 6:09 AM
  6. Rizzo posted a new thread.

    Marshall Valvestate 8100, yay or nay?

    Hey there, as a 90s metal tone nostalgic and long time Death super fan, I'm used to an ongoing GAS for the above mentioned valvestate...

    Forum: Gear & Equipment

    Oct 23, 2017 at 5:35 AM
  7. Rizzo replied to the thread Bon Iver Towers - full band cover (home studio attempt).

    You're welcome! And let me know if you're satisfied with my approach once you'll try. The pop filter does make a pretty big difference,...

    Oct 21, 2017 at 1:47 PM
  8. Rizzo replied to the thread Bon Iver Towers - full band cover (home studio attempt).

    Hey Binz, didn't watch the whole cover but good job for a first full mix attempt. Did you use my method for recording vocals? Couple of...

    Oct 21, 2017 at 4:54 AM
  9. Rizzo liked TedEH's post in the thread The "Stupid Stuff the Audience Says" Thread.

    At one of the first shows I ever played, there was a guy who kept shouting "play a song about dragons!", so eventually our singer...

    Oct 18, 2017 at 9:09 AM
  10. Rizzo liked Overtone's post in the thread Problem writing a song in 140 BPM where a specific riff only works at 100 BPM.

    I think everyone has it mostly covered... 100/140 is a pretty big shift, so it either has to have some kind of open space in between, a...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 7:30 AM
  11. Rizzo replied to the thread Help identifying genre or similar bands.

    Well it's all pretty generic videogame background music... First track could be anything 80s metal, second is a bit thrashier, third has...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 4:09 AM
  12. Rizzo liked bostjan's post in the thread Problem writing a song in 140 BPM where a specific riff only works at 100 BPM.

    Chuck Schuldiner of Death and Control Denied was probably the king of abrupt tempo changes. I like to have a lot of tempo changes in my...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 3:36 AM