Podcast: Sonic TALK - 042 The Performance Issue

PJ and Nick wig out, Big Mac through McDonalds, Media Centres, Quincy, Herbie and a fairy..      19/04/07

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47:11 mins
Back from a short weeks recording break - which we filled with a great interview with ace synth designer John Bowen - you can hear it here This week we're back with gusto and verve etc. My guests are John Musgrave, who's emerged from a period of remixing, Dave Spiers from GFORCE Software - who are on a roll with Universal Binaries of their Oddity just releasedand the Minimonsta just around the corner, P.J. Tracy from the US a composer and musician who's up early to take part, and Mark Tinley - sound artist and programmer/engineer. This weeks topics cover a slew of Mac related issues to start: McDonalds get a Big Mac for less, Dave meets Bono, OS X delayed for iPhone, the Media Centre, AppleTV and bad broadcast compression, Stevie Wonders stolen Grammy and TONTO, DIY mixer feedback - Nick demonstrates, Quincy Jones and Herbie Hancock and a Fairlight - Mark recoils at the horror of Jazz, cheesy studio shots from the past, PJ plays the Rhodes in a Herbie tribute Remember... Do Call Us We’ve set up a Skype account for people to leave comments (which may be played on subsequent episodes) or requests to be considered for a part on the show. You can contact using the Skype handle 'sonictalk' or if you want to use the phone, our number in the US is:

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