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drum machines and looping
Thinking about bringing the old HR-16 out of retirement. Now, I could be
1) I am under the impression that one can, with a JamMan, have the old
drive the midi time to the drum machine
2) I am also under the impression that one can have the looper slave to
drum machine and have the loop lengths determined by the length of the drum
a) the JamMan will occassionally pop because the audio loop is not
sample accurate in relation to the HR16.
b) Odd time signatures are a problem.
Now, I like the idea of having the tempo of the hr-16 vary slightly (by
the time with tapping the JM). It would seem that option #1 would be the
Now the question is- am I deluded? Will this work? and more
anyone here done this (considering the midi prowess of those on the list
would think that (if this is possible) many of you guys have. Does anyone
out there still use the HR-16 at all, or in this type of rig in particular?
PS: Kim Flint (a rock and roll name if there ever was one) is the cat's