Hiked an hour into the woods with a 9 inch netbook (Acer ZG5), a novation circuit, audio interface, and headphones.
Gave myself an hour and a half (battery life of the ZG5) to write and record a song.
Damn that was fun. Hiking/music video hopefully sometime next week.
@Koekepan i dont need half of what the dp 008 offers, as I do all my mix down on the circuit and record in mono.
That and the laptop is 100% open source and can capture all the midi
@Koekepan also, I do my recording at 96k/32bit, and wouldn't want to mess with anything less than 24bit recording.
@Koekepan i record everything in higher resolutions. No reason not too if you can. A circuit is synced to a vari-speed clock internally, and could *theoretically* drift. 96k/32bit helps ensure less loss, and better capture of any distortion.
Moreover, the netbook and interface were all sitting in a storage bin from nearly a decade ago, and are nearly "weightless." I also have a passion for reusing old technology with open source software, which drives me to do things that might be different....
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