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by Eliminator Jr.
Thu Jun 03, 2010 8:48 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: I/O Device Not Working (cannot install Spore onto laptop)
Replies: 5
Views: 981

Re: I/O Device Not Working (cannot install Spore onto laptop

Thanks for the quick replies everyone. I've asked my cousin about it and we're going to attempt to install it by putting it on an external hard drive (my iPod) and then using a Crack file and another program (I've got no idea about any computer terminology so I'm just letting him do his thing) so it...
by Eliminator Jr.
Sun May 30, 2010 6:12 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: I/O Device Not Working (cannot install Spore onto laptop)
Replies: 5
Views: 981

I/O Device Not Working (cannot install Spore onto laptop)

Okay a bit of background information - I'm using an old laptop (which has Windows on it) that use to belong to my mother. It's capable of installing stuff and the DVD/CD drive thing on it works because it could install Microsoft Office and can play CDs and all that. But for some reason when I put Sp...
by Eliminator Jr.
Fri May 21, 2010 12:14 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Your Music A-Z
Replies: 8
Views: 1846

Re: Your Music A-Z

Song:
A.K.A I-D-I-O-T by The Hives
Zoo Music Girl by The Birthday Party
/ by My Disco

Artist:
AC/DC
You Am I

Album:
Abbey Road by The Beatles
You Made Me Realise EP by My Bloody Valentine
4 Tunna Brix Bootleg by Sonic Youth
by Eliminator Jr.
Fri Mar 05, 2010 12:35 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Best and worst vocalist you have ever come across
Replies: 48
Views: 6667

Re: Best and worst vocalist you have ever come across

BEST VOCALISTS: >> LISA MITCHELL has an amazing voice. Honestly the sweetest voice I've ever heard. She's well known for Coin Laundry and Neopolitan Dreams but she has so many great songs. Remind Me is probably my favourite. >> SARAH KELLY, the vocalist from theredsunband, she's got an amazing voic...
by Eliminator Jr.
Sat Jan 09, 2010 5:20 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?
Replies: 24
Views: 5163

Re: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?

@Dream: Ah okay, that's great. I'll keep looking to try and find one for cheaper but yeah it's Windows 7 compatible so it's all good. Thanks so much for all the help. I'll probably buy the laptop in a fortnight so I'll browse through the internet during that time. @theorigamist: Yeah, I still live w...
by Eliminator Jr.
Fri Jan 08, 2010 12:04 pm UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?
Replies: 24
Views: 5163

Re: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?

Okay, I'm still going to look around a bit more, but I found this one that looked pretty good, and it had all the things you said to look for (4GB RAM ,Core 2 Duo, FireWire), and the only downsides in the review was that the scrollpad was too big (not a problem since I'll use a mouse) and that it do...
by Eliminator Jr.
Thu Jan 07, 2010 1:33 pm UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?
Replies: 24
Views: 5163

Re: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?

Thanks heaps for all the help. Yeah, I'll have a look around over the next few days and figure out what I can afford. By the way, my dad's old laptop wasn't too bad, but his new one is really not good. An Asus EeePC 1005HAB, or something like that. Don't know the exact name but that's what it said o...
by Eliminator Jr.
Thu Jan 07, 2010 11:02 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?
Replies: 24
Views: 5163

Re: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?

What are you intending to record? Drums, guitar, bass, vocals would be the main ones, though I've written a few songs on piano (not keyboard, like the one you can't move) that I'd like to record as well. So yeah, basically all that for when I'm recording alone. I'm in a two-piece band as well, so s...
by Eliminator Jr.
Mon Dec 28, 2009 7:16 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?
Replies: 24
Views: 5163

Re: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?

It's pretty much just a mixing desk and couple of microphones. Nothing really too crash hot, the mixing desk belongs to a friend. Their recording was using like a good computer, like a home computer and it turned out great, same thing with my dad's laptop and it didn't turn out that good, so I came ...
by Eliminator Jr.
Mon Dec 28, 2009 3:37 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Math Rock
Replies: 30
Views: 7191

Re: Math Rock

The Edmund Fitzgerald: Awesome math rock band from earlier this decade. They broke up without releasing an album, however there are torrents where you can get all known recordings of them. Unfortunately I can't find anything of them on Youtube, but they're crazy nonetheless. Possibly the best math-...
by Eliminator Jr.
Mon Dec 28, 2009 3:25 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?
Replies: 24
Views: 5163

Suggest a good laptop for audio recording?

Hey, I wish to get a laptop soon and one of the things I want it to be able to do is record audio, because as of now there's recording equipment available to me however the desktop computer cannot go out to where the drums are and my dad's laptop records sound really poorly. If possible something th...
by Eliminator Jr.
Mon Dec 14, 2009 12:48 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Song Identification!
Replies: 458
Views: 197148

Re: Song Identification!

Does anybody happen to know the name of the song that's in the Heineken commercial (Australia, not sure about anywhere else but I'm pretty sure it'd be in England too seeing the sport in it is soccer, not AFL). It's got a woman singing, and I picture it being a black woman with an afro, as in that s...
by Eliminator Jr.
Thu Oct 15, 2009 10:04 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Good Study Music? (60bpm, no words)
Replies: 25
Views: 14554

Re: Good Study Music? (60bpm, no words)

Yeah about the above posts, I'll agree with dedalus here, but I see where you're coming from sje. I mean, I feel like I study really well to Lite and they're quick and upbeat math-rock, but I know that's probably not good for retaining it long term. But on the other hand, classical and baroque music...
by Eliminator Jr.
Sat Oct 10, 2009 3:24 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Good Study Music? (60bpm, no words)
Replies: 25
Views: 14554

Re: Good Study Music? (60bpm, no words)

Thanks for the suggestions heaps guys. They've been a really big help. That's not to say that any more suggestions aren't welcome. @TheAmazingRando - Thanks heaps for the Accidental Memory In The Case of Death album suggestion by Eluvium. I got it and it works wonders. It's also great to play on the...
by Eliminator Jr.
Sun Oct 04, 2009 9:19 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ranking: Best Albums Ever
Replies: 73
Views: 6988

Re: Ranking: Best Albums Ever

Add It's Never Been Like That by Phoenix
[-1] to The Black Parade by My Chemical Romance

MCR's previous two albums were absolutely amazing, but The Black Parade was rubbish.
by Eliminator Jr.
Wed Sep 23, 2009 9:54 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ranking: Best Albums Ever
Replies: 73
Views: 6988

Re: Ranking: Best Albums Ever

Add Writer's Block by Peter Bjorn and John.
[+1] to Writer's Block by Peter Bjorn and John
by Eliminator Jr.
Sat Sep 19, 2009 12:18 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ranking: Best Albums Ever
Replies: 73
Views: 6988

Re: Ranking: Best Albums Ever

Add All We Could Do Was Sing by Port O'Brien.
[+1] to Apologies to the Queen Mary by Wolf Parade.
by Eliminator Jr.
Wed Sep 16, 2009 7:07 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ranking: Best Albums Ever
Replies: 73
Views: 6988

Re: Ranking: Best Albums Ever

Add Room On Fire by The Strokes
[+1] to Room On Fire by The Strokes
by Eliminator Jr.
Wed Sep 16, 2009 7:04 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Good Study Music? (60bpm, no words)
Replies: 25
Views: 14554

Good Study Music? (60bpm, no words)

My chemistry teacher keeps going on about how music at 60 beats per minute without words is good for studying as it balances the left and right hemisphere of the brain and stuff. Anyway, many of you probably already know all that and might use music as an aid while studying. I was just wondering if ...
by Eliminator Jr.
Fri Sep 11, 2009 6:13 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ranking: Best Albums Ever
Replies: 73
Views: 6988

Re: Ranking: Best Albums Ever

Add This Is A Long Drive For Someone With Nothing To Think About by Modest Mouse. [+1] to Daydream Nation by Sonic Youth. I just got that Modest Mouse album about two weeks ago. I've always had Talking Shit About A Pretty Sunset but not the album it was on. The album is amazing. I still have to list...
by Eliminator Jr.
Thu Sep 10, 2009 8:23 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ranking: Best Albums Ever
Replies: 73
Views: 6988

Re: Ranking: Best Albums Ever

Add Apologies to the Queen Mary by Wolf Parade
[+1] to Apologies to the Queen Mary by Wolf Parade

Eh, worth a shot. Hopefully the list won't slowly get less active like the other one did.
by Eliminator Jr.
Mon Aug 31, 2009 8:53 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: AC/DC - Black Ice (Tour and Album)
Replies: 2
Views: 995

Re: AC/DC - Black Ice (Tour and Album)

Last place I expected to see an AC/DC thread :P Yeah I'm not much of a fan after the Bon Scott era - they had a few good songs but I just don't think Brian Johnson is as good a vocalist. Their new album wasn't bad considering their age but compared to Back In Black and everything before it I don't t...
by Eliminator Jr.
Wed Aug 26, 2009 6:36 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Best song lyrics.
Replies: 57
Views: 9706

Re: Best song lyrics.

Parts of the song Close the Lid by Port O'Brien. And we are on the brink Of a long civil war Between my heart and yours We will fight by ourselves Don't let me be a liar It was just friendly fire Went on for a bit too long And I will be much better this time, I swear I'll pull you back in ti...
by Eliminator Jr.
Tue Aug 18, 2009 9:57 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: ITT Rank Sonic Youth
Replies: 34
Views: 35484

Re: ITT Rank Sonic Youth

You serious? I've been planning a marathon forever. Just got to listen to all the albums first. I wait a while between albums but still it shouldn't be too long before I get the last three I need (NYC Ghosts and Flowers, Murray Street and Bad Moon Rising). I'm saving Bad Moon Rising for last because...
by Eliminator Jr.
Mon Aug 17, 2009 6:34 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Greatest Bands Ever
Replies: 79
Views: 7611

Re: Greatest Bands Ever

Sonic Youth
The Black Keys
Broken Social Scene
Metric
You Am I
Jack Johnson
Toe
The Libertines
I Killed The Prom Queen
Blonde Redhead/My Bloody Valentine
by Eliminator Jr.
Sun Aug 16, 2009 9:13 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: ITT Rank Sonic Youth
Replies: 34
Views: 35484

Re: ITT Rank Sonic Youth

Okay, new rankings. No massive bios for the songs though, I can't be stuffed writing them. Since the last one, I've gotten The Eternal, Sonic Nurse and Sister. Argh - can't do it. Keep switching the order around. It's so freaking hard. I'll just put them into tiers or something. Just tried, put them...
by Eliminator Jr.
Fri Aug 07, 2009 10:10 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Greatest Bands Ever
Replies: 79
Views: 7611

Re: Greatest Bands Ever

OpethSonic Youth
The Rolling Stones
Radiohead
System of a Down
Led Zeppelin
Pink Floyd
Streetlight Manifesto
The Beatles
Rush
Toe
by Eliminator Jr.
Sat Jul 25, 2009 11:46 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Greatest Bands Ever
Replies: 79
Views: 7611

Re: Greatest Bands Ever

Velvet Underground
The Rolling Stones
Radiohead
Enter Shikari
Led Zeppelin
Pink Floyd
Streetlight Manifesto
Jethro Tull
Sonic Youth
Toe

Took out Fugazi.
by Eliminator Jr.
Fri Jul 24, 2009 7:35 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: ITT Rank Sonic Youth
Replies: 34
Views: 35484

Re: ITT Rank Sonic Youth

Hey Various Varieties - it's really tricky to do this because I only recently got Sonic Nurse, but I'd say Sonic Nurse and EVOL are two really great albums. I'd probably go Goo over Sister as for which to get first but they're both as good as each other. I just listened to Goo first and it probably ...
by Eliminator Jr.
Tue Jul 14, 2009 9:38 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ponyta
Replies: 8
Views: 1812

Re: Ponyta

These guys are awesome. You've got to get like some recordings my way these guys are seriously sweet as. I haven't got much to say, I'm in a two piece band myself but of a completely different genre but when I heard two guys produce this I was blown away. It sounds great, and I love the songs.
by Eliminator Jr.
Sun Jul 05, 2009 10:29 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Music Game
Replies: 16
Views: 2278

Re: The Music Game

Why don't you just make them all five and you add and subtract one. Beats me. Anyway, I only know Metric and Nick Cave so I don't want to subtract from a band I don't know. [10] Explosions in the Sky [12] Metric [10] Yann Tiersen [10] Why? [8] Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds [10] Air [10] Aphex Twin [...
by Eliminator Jr.
Thu May 14, 2009 6:07 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Upcoming Album Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 14518

Re: Upcoming Album Thread

I'm looking forward to Sonic Youth's new album The Eternal. I was looking forward to Metric's "Fantasies" but I didn't end up liking it that much when I got it.
by Eliminator Jr.
Sat May 09, 2009 2:03 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: ITT Rank Sonic Youth
Replies: 34
Views: 35484

Re: ITT Rank Sonic Youth

The main reason I put off doing this was because I, like I'm sure everyone else did, had trouble with ranking the albums. They've all got such distinct sounds, it's like rating an indie band you really like against a metal band you really like - it's just non-comparable. I'm leaving out SYR5, becaus...
by Eliminator Jr.
Fri Apr 17, 2009 3:19 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Which radio station do you listen to ?
Replies: 35
Views: 4478

Re: Which radio station do you listen to ?

I used to listen to Triple M. They brand themselves the rock station but now their entire playlist consists of Nickelback, Pink, Kelly Clarkson and Lily Allen (and of course Kings of Leon's new record, which was shocking compared to their old ones). So I switched that off. Vega was alright, like Tri...
by Eliminator Jr.
Thu Apr 16, 2009 10:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: One Man Band Video?
Replies: 15
Views: 1580

Re: One Man Band Video?

Thanks again for the replies guys. Especially Schmut, I'd considered all of that but thanks for mentioning it, and the information about using gradients could come in handy. Yeah, just having a bit of trouble installing the program - nothing we won't be able to figure out. It works on my Dad's lapto...
by Eliminator Jr.
Thu Apr 16, 2009 9:21 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: punk/rock/pop song with both male/female singer
Replies: 26
Views: 8525

Re: punk/rock/pop song with both male/female singer

Off the top of my head, Sonic Youth has three vocalists, one of them is female. Are you talking about at the same time, or just bands in general that just have some songs by guys and some by girls? Daydream Nation or Dirty (or Goo) would be good starters, their other albums aren't as appealing to mo...
by Eliminator Jr.
Tue Apr 14, 2009 2:33 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Metalcore/Emocore
Replies: 21
Views: 1885

Re: Metalcore/Emocore

I Killed the Prom Queen would probably be my best recommendation. I've seen them play locally around where I live and they were very good. I haven't got the "Music for the Recently Deceased" album but I've heard some of the songs off it and it sounds good. I've got "When Goodbye Means...
by Eliminator Jr.
Sat Mar 28, 2009 11:35 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: One Man Band Video?
Replies: 15
Views: 1580

Re: One Man Band Video?

Thank you DonChubby, that's exactly what I meant. And sorry to smw543, I probably just wasn't clear enough in what I meant. But yeah, thanks heaps, I'll go look at that link now.
by Eliminator Jr.
Sat Mar 28, 2009 6:26 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: One Man Band Video?
Replies: 15
Views: 1580

Re: One Man Band Video?

Oh wait, I'm not sure if I was being clear. I mean like in a room, I have videoed it like this: Drums Guitar Bass Vocals ^ Camera And I record four times with the camera in the same spot, one of me playing each instrument, how can I cut each video so the drum video only shows the part of drumming, t...
by Eliminator Jr.
Sat Mar 28, 2009 5:46 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: One Man Band Video?
Replies: 15
Views: 1580

Re: One Man Band Video?

Thanks for the quick reply, it's appreciated lots. Could you explain what a blue screen is though? I'm a complete amateur when it comes to computer terms.

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