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Post by nic » Wed May 21, 2008 9:19 pm

Where is the mix?

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Post by system » Thu May 22, 2008 7:41 pm

may still happen!
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Post by same o » Thu May 22, 2008 7:48 pm

i like that cuz were in may, "may still happen" good joke..

sorry

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Post by Stray » Thu May 22, 2008 8:11 pm

This new system has no accountability! How do I know where to send the heavies?

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Post by same o » Thu May 22, 2008 8:26 pm

Stray wrote:This new system has no accountability! How do I know where to send the heavies?


sydney and finland

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Post by nic » Thu May 22, 2008 8:36 pm

yeh they outsourced it.
keep it offshore
would have thought india would be a cheaper option?

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Post by enigneyratorelknaw » Thu May 22, 2008 9:36 pm

Fu#k it lets start rooting for june

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Post by fooishbar » Fri May 23, 2008 2:09 am

yeah, sorry, may not happening. i'm waste. sorting out june now though.
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Stray wrote:This new system has no accountability! How do I know where to send the heavies?

send them to me marked payable.
DRS wrote:It’s uplifting while we drift through time,
‘cause we keep pushing the vibe.

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Post by fooishbar » Fri Jun 20, 2008 12:08 pm

remember, if you want to mix, just shout out in this thread, and maybe you'll win the lotto.
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Post by enigneyratorelknaw » Wed Jun 25, 2008 8:55 pm

fooishbar wrote:remember, if you want to mix, just shout out in this thread, and maybe you'll win the lotto.


I would but the monthly mix seems to be a confusing mess, why don't you put more effort into letting peeps know about the person behind the mix and maybe giving the mixer more notice so the mixes will be on time and higher quality. If the monthly mix is promoted right it would be worth the effort of putting together a cracker. But its a good concept none the less, thats my bit :roll:

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Post by fooishbar » Wed Jun 25, 2008 9:10 pm

enigneyratorelknaw wrote:
fooishbar wrote:remember, if you want to mix, just shout out in this thread, and maybe you'll win the lotto.


I would but the monthly mix seems to be a confusing mess, why don't you put more effort into letting peeps know about the person behind the mix and maybe giving the mixer more notice so the mixes will be on time and higher quality. If the monthly mix is promoted right it would be worth the effort of putting together a cracker. But its a good concept none the less, thats my bit :roll:

we're trying to make it less of a confusing mess. it's all been last-minute business for a while (i've been really shit), but we've already got the july and august mixes sorted out. will try to sort out some proper texts and shit.

but yeah, the july mixer had a bit over a month's notice, and august's had two months. september will have two months as well. and everyone after sept. system & i are also sorting proper hosting for the mixes so there'll be no more rehosts, no more sendspace, but a permanent url and archive for all of them. already you can see in the mixes forum that all the mixes posted so far have been collated into one thread, and soon enough all the old ones will also be permanently available for download.

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Post by Stray » Wed Jun 25, 2008 9:54 pm

:smt023

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Post by deviant » Wed Jun 25, 2008 10:05 pm

enigneyratorelknaw wrote:and higher quality.


:(

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Post by Stray » Thu Jun 26, 2008 2:00 am

deviant wrote:
enigneyratorelknaw wrote:and higher quality.


:(


You shouldn't judge the quality of all the mixes by Deviants

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Post by enigneyratorelknaw » Thu Jun 26, 2008 12:47 pm

deviant wrote:
enigneyratorelknaw wrote:and higher quality.


:(


no disrespect intended, it's just natural the mixes would be better with alot of notice :oops:

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Post by deviant » Fri Jun 27, 2008 3:17 pm

lol

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Post by enigneyratorelknaw » Fri Jun 27, 2008 4:18 pm

deviant wrote:lol


lol

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Post by deviant » Fri Jun 27, 2008 5:01 pm

\o/

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Post by enigneyratorelknaw » Fri Jun 27, 2008 10:49 pm

laughs out loud :lol: ... i'm done with my spaz, puts up hand

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\o\ :?:

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/o\
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Post by nic » Sat Jun 28, 2008 1:20 am

8====D

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Post by enigneyratorelknaw » Sat Jun 28, 2008 1:28 am

nic wrote:8====D


8==========================================D

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Post by on tour » Tue Jul 01, 2008 4:42 am

:blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4:

where do i sign up???
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Post by fooishbar » Tue Jul 01, 2008 6:28 am

on tour wrote::blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4:

where do i sign up???

consider yourself signed up. :)

also, check the top of the page for some tasty freshness ...
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Post by fooishbar » Tue Jul 01, 2008 6:36 am

fooishbar wrote:also, check the top of the page for some tasty freshness ...

oops, wrong forum, but here it is. tasty and fresh. fresh and tasty.
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Post by almax » Thu Jul 10, 2008 5:44 pm

fooishbar wrote:
on tour wrote::blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4:

where do i sign up???

consider yourself signed up. :)

also, check the top of the page for some tasty freshness ...


oooh some psy goodness from the lexicutioner? looking forward to this, prove me wrong about psy
my man, i dont generally like it.

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Post by on tour » Thu Jul 10, 2008 8:33 pm

almax wrote:
fooishbar wrote:
on tour wrote::blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4: :blob4:

where do i sign up???

consider yourself signed up. :)

also, check the top of the page for some tasty freshness ...


oooh some psy goodness from the lexicutioner? looking forward to this, prove me wrong about psy
my man, i dont generally like it.



ghey, but i accept the mission... but for the sake of melbourne beats we'll stick to drum and bass... well maybe...
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Post by llupa » Wed Jul 23, 2008 2:13 pm

I'd be up for doing a mix..

how longs does it need to be and when do ya want it?

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Post by fooishbar » Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:07 pm

however long you feel like (preferably hourish), and you (usually) get 2 months from when we contact you to when it's posted.
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Post by llupa » Fri Jul 25, 2008 1:45 pm

Cool, sounds good. Let me know if you're keen, 'cos I am.

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Post by Stray » Fri Jul 25, 2008 2:20 pm

Names are selected randomly every month

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Post by nic » Fri Jul 25, 2008 10:32 pm

hi
you were also selected randomly at birth to become the popes number 1 choirboy fyi
you may not have know this however

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Post by spin » Mon Jul 28, 2008 10:25 am

please add robfx to your hat...
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Post by quick » Wed Jul 30, 2008 12:05 am

squeek


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Post by youthful_implants » Tue Aug 19, 2008 11:59 am

I'm up for this. Can I offer myself, a mix and any other bodily fluids you'd like to extract?

Also I would recommend http://www.soundcloud.com for the free hosting and mix downloading capabilities. Dont think it has any limits on bandwidth or number of things you can upload, but I may be wrong.

Whats wrong with Sendspace?

Hosting mixes over over 100MB getting lots of downloads is surely quite expensive?

My last mix used up all my bandwidth in 2 weeks with over 1000 downloads, and it starts getting pricey to buy more. My 2 cents innit
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Post by same o » Fri Aug 29, 2008 10:58 am

youthful_implants wrote:My last mix used up all my bandwidth in 2 weeks with over 1000 downloads, and it starts getting pricey to buy more. My 2 cents innit


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Post by system » Fri Aug 29, 2008 1:29 pm

there's no issues with the current hosting as far as bandwidth usage goes. having a permanent archive is a good thing - something that sendspace et al don't offer.
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Post by FoundationStepper » Fri Aug 29, 2008 2:13 pm

who are you with? we have media temple for croakinglizard but are hitting close to our 1Tb monthly bandwidth, looking at an upgrade to have maybe 2Tb and 5 gig in storage

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Post by meltdown » Mon Sep 29, 2008 1:36 pm

count me in guys

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Post by nic » Thu Oct 02, 2008 8:12 am

nic wrote:Where is the mix?

:boing:
hello fooishbar :smt006

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Post by system » Thu Oct 02, 2008 5:58 pm

FoundationStepper wrote:who are you with? we have media temple for croakinglizard but are hitting close to our 1Tb monthly bandwidth, looking at an upgrade to have maybe 2Tb and 5 gig in storage

dreamhost.
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Post by fooishbar » Thu Oct 02, 2008 11:44 pm

nic wrote:
nic wrote:Where is the mix?

:boing:
hello fooishbar :smt006

had someone locked in for thisbut i forgot to prod him till now. my bad. we'll see.
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Post by menace » Fri Oct 17, 2008 5:56 am

in with the old in with the new aye ? soon ?

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Post by NakedAge » Tue Dec 02, 2008 6:35 pm

Can someone esplainnnn a this to me? Hows it work? I wanna do mixes, can I do one?

What, happens.. What are these mixes for? Is there any rules or guidelines etc?

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Post by DBoy » Tue Dec 02, 2008 6:57 pm

viewtopic.php?f=6&t=7386

See thread above NakedAge.

NO rules or regulations. Originally we had a list of names and we randomly choose one each month to do a mix. Over the years our commitment to consistency has varied. People generally host their own mixes and then just share the link. THere is an archive of the threads for each months link in the thread above. suspect most are dead. (when I see we I mean other people and we all say we do this, we do that :teef: )

But please feel free to make mixes and post them at any time, does not need to be part of this. That is what most people do.

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Post by NakedAge » Tue Dec 02, 2008 7:38 pm

Ohhh I get it now. I might have to put something together then :) I'll try on the weekend

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Post by fooishbar » Tue Dec 02, 2008 8:18 pm

DBoy wrote:NO rules or regulations. Originally we had a list of names and we randomly choose one each month to do a mix. Over the years our commitment to consistency has varied. People generally host their own mixes and then just share the link. THere is an archive of the threads for each months link in the thread above. suspect most are dead. (when I see we I mean other people and we all say we do this, we do that :teef: )

actually, they're all hosted on mixes.melbournebeats.com now, and all the links still work. i'm still missing a couple of mixes (i think guyno's and one other), but the rest have tracklists and working links. if you've got one that i'm missing, please let me know and i'll get it up there.

DBoy wrote:But please feel free to make mixes and post them at any time, does not need to be part of this. That is what most people do.

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Post by DBoy » Wed Dec 03, 2008 9:41 am

No kidding Mr Foo. Well that is a revalation and quite an impressive one at that.
Props for initiative and organisation, beer at the bar next time I see ya.

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