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Re: any interest in a Looper's Delight online radio station?
You see, Mini-immi's like me are loop addicts; when we hear a sample that
has been repeated (not
to be confused with manual repetition), we say "Oh! It's a loop! I can't
Well, I wanted to know if there were any "I can't believe it's a loop"
people outside the Mini
Immi community, and I found Looper's Delight, who were like that since
1996. If you actually think
of it, the digitally repeated "what" in Derulo's Whatcha Say
(what-what-what-what-what) is the
exact same thing as Michael Peters repeating a guitar chord, technically.
On Tue, 19 Jun 2012 18:27:02 +0000, Jeff Larson wrote:
>Sure it's a loop. By that definition every guy that has ever held down a
>key on a sampler is a looper. That makes the definition to broad to be
>interesting to me, certainly not enough to motivate me to tune into a
>"looper station". By that definition, every dance channel or "mix"
>channel on satellite radio is a looper station and I've got about twenty
>of those already.
>On 6/19/12 1:07 PM, "Tyler" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>What I meant was, part of the song (at the very beginning) has the word
>>"Amadeus" being chanted. They
>>kept repeating the sample where the guy says "Amadeus" before they start
>>singing the word (regular
>>repetition). Have you ever noticed that? At the beginning, it sounds like
>>they used digital technology
>>to repeat the word "Amadeus" a few times. The digital repetition is the
>>On Tue, 19 Jun 2012 14:01:18 -0400, Sylvain Poitras wrote:
>>>If your definition of a concept is too general, it ceases to be a
>>>useful definition (it doesn't allow us to pick out instances of that
>>>concept apart from everything else).
>>>If you want to say that repeating the name Amadeus in a song is
>>>looping, I'm not going to argue with you. However, I will not adopt
>>>your definition... everything becomes looping under that definition,
>>>and talking about looping ceases to be intrinsically interesting...
>>>it's like talking about any kind of music but by using a term made
>>>meaningless by being too inclusive.
>>>Are you confusing repetition and looping?