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Mainframe - Going It Alone

Electronic Soundmaker, Mar 1984

Mainframe's road to fame

Mainframe - Mainframe: Sound Sampling

Home & Studio Recording, Nov 1984

A focus on this computer-based band, their home studio and newly-developed sound sampling device that is changing the way they record.

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Larry Fast - Fast Talking

Music Technology, May 1987

Tim Goodyer talks to the man who's programmed Peter Gabriel's synths, recorded a host of electronic albums under the name Synergy, and started up his own record label for instrumental music.

John Foxx - From 24 tracks to 8

Home & Studio Recording, Oct 1984

Founder of Ultravox and owner of The Garden Studio, John Foxx talks about all aspects of his recording methods and highlights the technological changes that have caused him to rethink the way he composes.

Lynn Goldsmith - Innovators

Electronic Soundmaker, Jan 1984

Will Powers — confidence and success

Pete Shelley - Music On Display

Electronic Soundmaker, Sep 1983

Pete Shelley talks about XL-1

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Mainframe - Mainframe: Five Minutes...

Topic: Video / Film / Picture | Sound On Sound, Nov 1985
...on the making of their video

Always eager to expand their experiences. Mainframe duo Murray Munro and John Malloy talk to Ian Gilby about the processes involved in the shooting of the promo video that accompanied their recent Polydor single release.

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David vs Goliath?

Sound On Sound, Dec 1986
IRCAM Computer Music

According to composer Tim Souster, the aisles were certainly full of noises at October's symposium on personal computers in music held at Paris' distinguished music research centre, IRCAM. Read his report.

Behind the Greengate

Electronic Soundmaker, Dec 1984
Greengate DS3

With the DS 3 - a sound-sampling expansion for the Apple II computer. Access to expensive sounds at a reasonable price.

Greengate DS3

Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1984
Sound Sampling System for Apple II/IIe

Mainframe's sound-sampling add-on for the Apple is now available to the general public. David Ellis puts the system through its paces.

Concert Review

Electronics & Music Maker, May 1983

10 CC, LGT, Mainframe, Ian Boddy

Soundcraft Series 200B

Sound On Sound, Nov 1985

Even though it had no serious competitor quality-wise, Soundcraft's original Series 200 mixer was somewhat lacking in the 'useful features' department. The newly-improved 200B puts all that to rights as Dave Lockwood discovers.

Music at City University

Topic: Education | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1981

Computer music and electro-acoustic education in London.


Topic: Computing | Music Technology, Oct 1988

The latest scare in the computer world is a series of programs that behave as if they are a human disease. Roly Pickering describes the background to computer viruses and what you con do to protect yourself from them.

John Chowning - Computer Music at Stanford

Topic: Design, Development & Manufacture, Synthesis & Sound Design | Sound On Sound, Sep 1987

Simon Millward visits the world-renowned Centre for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics at Stanford University, California and talks to its famous director, Professor John Chowning, inventor of FM synthesis.

Recording with the Soundcraft Series 200

Home & Studio Recording, Jun 1984

Macro Music - Part 3

Topic: Computing, Synthesis & Sound Design | Electronics & Music Maker, Jun 1983

More music with mainframe computers

Macro Music - Part 2

Topic: Computing | Electronics & Music Maker, Apr 1983

Music with Mainframe computers

On Tape

Electronic Soundmaker, Dec 1984

The Expander

Topic: Home Studio | Electronic Soundmaker, Mar 1985

Mark Jenkins' system

Blank Software Alchemy

Music Technology, May 1988
Sample Editing Software

A sample editing package to beat all sample editing packages? Robert Rich test-drives a universal editor that may be the answer to many a sampling studio's prayers.

Music on-line - Part 2

Topic: Computing | Sound On Sound, Feb 1987

Part 2. Richard Elen concludes his guide to computers and communications for musicians with details of how to join and log on to two musicians' networks: PAN and Esi Street. There's also an extensive glossary of terms to help newcomers to this exciting field understand what it is all about.

Macro Music - Part 1

Topic: Computing | Electronics & Music Maker, Jan 1983

Making music on mainframe computers

Digital Remastering

Topic: Restoration / Archival | Music Technology, Jul 1992

Most of us have bought CDs bearing the label "digitally remastered", but how many of us appreciate what's happened to the music in the process. Tom Doyle exposes the power behind the remastering button.

The Music Revival

Topic: Restoration / Archival, Tape, Vinyl, CD, DAT | Music Technology, Nov 1989
Cedar Audio Restoration

As well as creating sound, digital technology can be used to rescue old or damaged recordings. Gordon Reid looks at a British system that's leading the world in audio restoration.



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