quivive

  • two upcoming shows, Seattle, and Tacoma
    bump, first show is tonight!
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • new album: senescence | cassette + digital download
    oooh man, listening to the snippet right now, i get paid this weekend and own several working tape decks. and something kinda cheesy see attached, much much love for anyone putting releases out on tape! haha!
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • some new old tunes
    self serving bump, plus actual new track: http://soundcloud.com/qui-vive/theway
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • [interview] edison, by labaroom
    I enjoyed this interview, thanks for posting it nightmorph. @edison at this point i don't really pay attention to much hip hop outside of my neighborhood unless it's instrumental, or someone i know and trust recommends it to me. i'…
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • Oramics Synthesizer found in a barn in france...
    that is totally insane and awesome!!! and coincidently the corresponding iphone app is the first app i've ever seen to actually make me want a smartphone. painting waveforms just sounds sooooo fun
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • new open source midi controller
    i'd definitely be interested in a kit! this looks like a cool and viable project!
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • check out my new T0o0OoNZ: Sumr Jamz
    i'm really digging feevr dreems that's as far as i've gotten so far as i've just started listening. the first track was good too but feevr dreems is a stand out to me already, nice and subtle! ooh wait, transition into do what yo…
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • giant swiss army knife beats...
    my favorite part was the rapid fire clicking at the end pushing all the tools back into place in a row. they made damn sure you know it can open a beer!
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • what do you do for a living?
    Currently I buy and sell books at a semi large national chain of used book stores. Sometimes it's an awesome job, I get better benefits than when I was a skilled laborer and everyone I work with is interesting, intelligent and nerdy in their ow…
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • [video] Ovrsweet same style as last time
    haha thanks but it's actually just cus i was playing on a folding card table and i don't have a proper camera so i was filming with my macbooks built in webcam, haha it is a pretty good effect anyway though!
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • [video] Ovrsweet same style as last time
    yeah, it is a livid block. the first computer oriented gear i had was an apc40 and i can say that in comparison the livid build is sturdier feeling but also way lighter weight, and the buttons actually have an action to them, where as in my experien…
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • [video] Ovrsweet same style as last time
    thank you!
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • [video] A thang I've been workin' on....
    that was a fun vid! got some dope snares and good synth lines!
    quivive ·  August 2011
  • moving to portland in 6 weeks (decided against SF/bay)
    word, tacoma welcomes you as well! but being tacoma, it welcomes you in a less neighborly fashion than seattle does!
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • [video] soft photons
    this is a great track and an entertaining watch. good work, still haven't delved into any of the generative stuff, i should get on that though it looks fun.
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • Tortured Piano & 64 Fingers
    this is a fresh track! feelin the discordance!
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • Finally...faceplates for bibo boards
    i've had the whole build hidden in a box in my studio for a month or so, I really needed to get focused for some shows I had coming up and didn't have time to think about, I didn't want to have to look at it in the shape it's in …
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • Finally...faceplates for bibo boards
    I somehow managed to solder in 96 of my 128 LEDs backwards?? I don't know how I did this, but I just ordered new LEDs as I failed miserably attempting to remove them in tact, hopefully I will finally have a build finished in a couple weeks, I&#…
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • The what are you currently listening to thread (yea one of those)
    been watching this like three times a day, best thing to happen in YEARS as far as I'm concerned http://vimeo.com/26210055
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • Substrata In Seattle: 7/15 - 7/17
    this looks pretty damn cool, alas working all weekend and playing a ghettofabulous house party in olympia saturday night. have fun everyone, and to the outta town visitors enjoy your stay, it looks to be rainy all weekend.
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • Battlestation v2.0 - updated my multi monome/arc case (+pictures +video)
    whoa! that case is really rad looking, would be super cool if the lid came off completely for crowd view!
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • Best way to learn ableton?
    I am personally grateful for the freelance writer in this instance. clarknova's tutorials have some fun little tips i hadn't thought of myself!
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • [video] Edison inspired but not as cool
    @talks i know what you mean about the head banging, i don't know how edison does it without losing the whole track! haha! i had been using live clip chopper exclusively for my sets prior but there's only so much sample rechopping i actu…
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • [video] Edison inspired but not as cool
    @cheesenoonions i have watched that vid many times, my main thing is hitting the eighths and sixteenths, all the little bits of the drum parts and not getting my fingers crossed or missing something else, i can't keep it all going, but i like …
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • MCRP 10: the meta mcrp ; album finished and up!
    finally got a chance to play this thing through, great job everybody! i really dig the diversity that can come out of the same source material. hope everyone had fun making it!
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • The what are you currently listening to thread (yea one of those)
    man, crazy list compiled here. Tokimonsta- Creature Dreams Tom Waits- Small Change Edison- Dehydrated Water Mulatu Atsatke- Ethiopiques Mestizo- Elecholo Shabazz Palaces- all of it all damn day! Parallelogram- The seven inch and then al…
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • Does anyone else skateboard?
    holy fuck! not to sound like a jerk but i wasn't expecting either of you guys to have such gnarly footy. @nu|un that tunnell spot looks amazing and the no comply wallie was insane. @phang that part was nothing but bangers! the lazer flip was to…
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • Does anyone else skateboard?
    oh yeah and @talos i feel your pain, got those sounds in both ankles had to skate in two ankle braces for like three years before they felt strong after the last two serious ankle sprains.
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • Does anyone else skateboard?
    !!DOWN FOR LIFE!! got a cassette tape with crossed skateboards on my left forearm, haven't been out much lately working on a lot of music and this summer hasn't really started yet up here in washington, still raining a lot and the indoor…
    quivive ·  July 2011
  • MCRP 10: the meta mcrp ; album finished and up!
    alright guys, gonna have to drop out of this, i haven't had time to finish my build and got asked to do a fourth of july show that i need to prepare for, sorry for submitting a sample when i won't be submitting a track, shit goes like this…
    quivive ·  June 2011