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Thank you Richard from all of us, we enjoyed this Q&A session very much....

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Reptil 16th August 2016
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Hello, just wanted to say hi, been a member here for many years, but haven't posted much. Thank you for having me as a guest Q+A...

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subdo 2nd July 2016
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You can post questions from today! Richard will start answering questions come next tuesday (the 5th) and the Q&A will run...

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Reptil 1st July 2016
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We're very happy to welcome Richard Devine as a Q&A guest. Here's a short overview of his credits, projects and...

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Reptil 1st July 2016
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Thanks for doing this Q&A. When designing a sound in isolation (i.e., separate from a mix), what's your roadmap for...

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RichardDevine 16th August 2016
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Hi Richard, what do you think about the current state of software fx vs hardware fx in terms of sound processing quality? and do...

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RichardDevine 16th August 2016
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I'm considering adding some hardware synths to my home studio and would love your thoughts on recommended devices for first...

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Valvalval 16th August 2016
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Hi Richard, What are your favourite software applications for generative sound design? And how much of this technique features...

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Hardsinc_ 12th August 2016
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Hey Richard I was just wondering if you do a lot of field recording and how your treating them in a session. Cheers &...

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Reptil 12th August 2016
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Hi Richard, Could you give us some details on how you manage these two different activity ? For example : The time you...

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RichardDevine 5th August 2016
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hi richard How does it feel to be the 'Jordan Rudess' of electronic music instruments ? Any new totally alien technology out...

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RichardDevine 5th August 2016
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If you were starting out now on your music path and had a limited budget (say U$3000), but had all the music, technology and...

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RichardDevine 5th August 2016
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When you start from scratch, which method do you like to explore mostly? My own list goes like this: Subtractive (more...

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RichardDevine 5th August 2016
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Hello Richard Devine , thanks for being here , sharing with us . I would like to know if you think that it could be...

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RichardDevine 5th August 2016
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Any tips and/or tricks with a Jupiter 6?

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wxyz 4th August 2016
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Now a question I don't think anyone else is going to ask but I've spent a lot of time thinking about for myself: As a fellow...

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Chaosnick 28th July 2016
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Hey Richard, Thanks for taking the time to do this! I was just checking out your modular grid (again… :heh:), and it...

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donglekong 26th July 2016
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Hi Richard. Great forum here. What is your methodology for tuning before and during your modular sets? Thanks!

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RichardDevine 26th July 2016
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Could you talk a bit about how you use random elements in general and the Ladik R-110, which you mentioned in your DivKid...

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mgscheue 25th July 2016
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Dear Mr Devine, What were the first steps you took in order to kick start a career in sound/music? With thanks, Reuben.

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Reptil 24th July 2016
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Hi Richard. Thanks for coming on here! Just wondering, have/do you use the Elektron Octatrack? If so, I'd love to hear how you...

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RichardDevine 24th July 2016
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Hi Richard, I've been a fan of Reaktor's 'Krypt' ensemble for many years. What is your favourite Reaktor beat creation...

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Reptil 24th July 2016
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Hi Richard, I've seen on Instagram that you record impulses with a Zoom H6. Which other tools do you use to create a reverb?...

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Matech 23rd July 2016
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In a recent interview you said that your upcoming album will be "musically melodic". Will it be 'beatless' or ambient...

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kiggunl 22nd July 2016
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How do you start the creative process? Are there specific things you do when you sit down to create? What do you find that can...

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LBL2013 22nd July 2016
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Curious on what your thoughts were on these two programs. What are the things you love/hate about them? Where would you use one...

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EsotericMetal 22nd July 2016
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Hi Richard, I discovered your work thru a class I took on Coursera " Making music programming with Python" from...

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RichardDevine 22nd July 2016
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Thanks so much for doing this Richard! I notice in your live setup on ModularGrid that you don't have any attenuators. I feel...

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RichardDevine 22nd July 2016
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Hello Richard, thank you for your time. I have analogue gear: Rolands 707 727 202 101 606 :synth:bumpkin. does quality of...

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RichardDevine 22nd July 2016
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Care to divulge (if you can recall) some of the process/tools involved in making this track? Bloody brilliant.

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RichardDevine 22nd July 2016
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Your music is powerful and I've always been in awe of your sound design and your compositions. My first thoughts of going...

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Derp 21st July 2016
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I really dig your general placement and movement of sounds in your mixes. Cinematic isn't accurate to describe it, but it's at...

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mt3 17th July 2016
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Hi Richard! I'm curious about how you prepare your live show. Do you write notes like 'patch a cable from lfo to osc A pitch...

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erazedfx 16th July 2016
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Hey Richard, thanks for doin this Q&A! I´m curious about your first contacts with abstract music. When did this happen...

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RichardDevine 16th July 2016
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Years 2016 Many software and big sample rate and bit depth. Plz compare with hardware

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RichardDevine 16th July 2016
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Hi Richard, what's your favourite module or outboard to process drum machines ? something to give some grit or saturation to...

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RichardDevine 16th July 2016
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For people who don't know.. Richard Devine is not only overwhelmingly talented, but additionally is just an all around impressive...

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aeroc 16th July 2016
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What was your contribution to Muthafunky Mick Gordon's waterfall wet dream, Doom 2016? If your NDA doesn't allow you to at...

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mt3 14th July 2016
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Hi Richard, what are your sample rate settings? if you work 88 or 96, how do you deal with downsampling? In my experience I have...

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andres_feret 14th July 2016
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Hey, Richard. Are you aware of any good polymetric sequencers that can be used as plugins in Logic? I'm in love with the clever...

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Melciah 13th July 2016
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Hello again Richard :) I was wondering if you could recommand some physical modelling synths that I could check out later and...

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Valvalval 13th July 2016
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Hi Richard, Thanx for the opportunity to ask you some questions! I saw on Facebook a few days ago a picture you posted of a...

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RichardDevine 13th July 2016
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Hello - do you have any favorite EQ, Compressor, Limiter, and Distortion plugins that you always find yourself reaching for?...

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RichardDevine 13th July 2016
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Hi thanks for doing this Q&A, When you work on a song, do you work "serially" where you start with composition,...

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RichardDevine 13th July 2016
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Any quick shoutouts to books/documents/manuals for synth patches that you found to be enlightening or illuminating?

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Reptil 12th July 2016
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Hello Richard, First, thank you for doing this. I took some time to thought about what I could ask you because you share your...

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Valvalval 12th July 2016
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Accent 12th July 2016
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Hi Richard, What do you most use the Shapeshifter for? Thanks!

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mt3 10th July 2016
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Hey Richard ! Can you make beats like this on a Make Noise Shared System only? Or would that be...

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RichardDevine 10th July 2016
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I've noticed you have an affinity for the pen and paper patch documentation approach. Wondering if you had any tips/tricks for...

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RichardDevine 10th July 2016
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Hi Richard, not sure if this Q&A is still open but if so am glad! Your videos and descriptions have been by far the most...

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guerillary 9th July 2016
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Richard, I, like presumably many others, study your Current Live Setup on ModularGrid to understand good module choices to...

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RichardDevine 8th July 2016
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Hey richard, When you sit down to compose a song, what is the first thing you typically do? Drums first? a chord progression or...

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RichardDevine 7th July 2016
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Hi Richard, Are you excited by the current advancements of virtual reality such as the Oculus Rift in relation to music...

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RichardDevine 7th July 2016
 

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