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Top 3 techno tracks which use Morse code as a melody

The most successful ostinato melodies in techno music may be taken from radio translations, which make this technological style of music more authentic. Such melodies may be a recording of radio loop or Ether resynthesis using original Morse code message as an inspiration. The later allows avoiding Ether noises such as clicks, but loses the original radio translation atmosphere. Today, I will play Top 3 techno tracks, which use Morse code as a track main line, using both approaches.

  1. Dubfire & Oliver Huntemann – Diablo (Original Mix)

The first line is Ali Shirazinia aka Dubfire with Diablo track. The main hook of the track is a radio loop, which sounds as an Ether recording. The sound of this translation taken from Morse code key for manual or automatic telegraph messaging.

The translation reads as:

. .. .. .. (EIII)

  1. Gaiser – Ciliate with

On the second place, there is Jon Gaiser with his resynthesizing passion for short Morse code messages. The track is Ciliate with from Blank Fade album. Having the idea of showcasing different variations of a short radio loop, Jon uses resynthesis as a source of inspiration.

The track translation reads:

… . (SE) with variation on … .. (SI)

  1. Boosty – Wavescanner

On the third place there is Ruslan Yusipov with his Boosty alias. Ruslan uses Funky key sound to resynthesize original translation.

The track translation reads as:

. .. (EI)

 

If you would like to use radio translations in your tracks, I recommend purchasing SASER Max for Live from Compositor Software. With its use, you can enhance your productions with resynthesized radio translations in Gaiser style and one-bar loops recorded directly from the Ether like in Diablo track.

Boosty is Compositor Software endorser

Ruslan Yusipov aka BoostyAfter two decades of experimentation in computer synthesis Ruslan Yusipov uses Boosty alias again for an album design for Compositor Software. One-shot samples suited for the wavetables of wavetable synthesis design. RAM storage inspired a new way of loops resynthesis when an artist tries to imitate a well-known hook using one-shot samples. Delay modules suits a two-way operation. First, it is an echo effect, which repeats these samples in time with tunable structure. Second, it is a networking device when a feedback loop injects in a feedback chain, which is a standard for all modern reverberators and delay modules.

“We as musicians use feedback differently – says Boosty, we try to imitate a sustainable effect of 1 bar echo. Try it? You will not find any device on the market, which stays in feedback forever – MDL12 can!”

When you feed the MDL12 device with Compositor Software feeders such as Compositor and stops transport in Ableton you hear the infinite feedback. The device is still functioning after the stop event and the whole effect of the program is this feedback loop. However, if you listen to a modem while playback you will find its futuristic sounds useful too. Its kinetic movements makes this an ideal kinetic sculpture of sound installation, when you hear to it in real-time. However, when you listen to the recorded material it’s useful to use the Compositor Software Recorder Max for Live device, which will be released soon.

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