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Old 15th September 2019
Lives for gear

Originally Posted by olafmol View Post
Tnx. Interesting, the OG 808 seems to be tuned much lower than the clones. Love the growl/grit on the overall sound and tail on the clap of the OG. The clones sound more “civilized”. The dynamics of the OG 808 come across better in the RD8 than in the other clone, I prefer the OG 808 best, RD 8 second and the other clone last.
I probably couldn't pick these out of a mixed song but side by like this the original just seems to have a sonic edge with the interaction with each of the instruments- from claps to hihats etc it seems to just sound like they fit better.