Presets from cheap drum machines!
Use your multi outs to run individual sounds through distortions, fuzzes, etc.
I think the no sample thing meant no drum loops.
I wonder if he used Kurzweil because they have/had good sample libraries.
Originally Posted by suitandtieguy
he was great. and like other great artists you simply can't believe them when they say what they did. they will either obfuscate for self-protection or it's not something they are concerned with or they realise going into deep gear talk with music journalists is an exercise in futility.
Or you just don't remember!
Especially with post 90s studio productions and the advent of cheapish samplers, computers, patch bays and mixers, unless you're obsessively cataloguing your process.
My understanding is that Ableton Live got invented to solve the problem of not being able to reproduce or remember studio experimentation, and it later morphed into something used as a one stop production environment!