As we have
seen in our previous review, UK based
DRUMDROPS.com has truly written history with
the introduction of their unique Multi-Track
self-respecting computer based (DUB) Reggae
producer will at least have heard the
MP3 previews of the DRUMDROPS IN DUB serial.
Original, authentic Reggae rhythms that will
make people move and groove for years to
The concept: let some of the
best drummers play complete tracks between
three and five minutes.
Record everything on
authentic analogue multi-track recorders.
Use a real Spring Reverb as
well as some other analogue effects that
most computer-based (DUB) Reggae producers
can only dream of.
Everything must be done in a
real studio, of course. By ones who know
what they're doing.
This is a job that suits the
people of On-U. And so they did:
DRUMDROPS IN DUB MULTI-TRACK VOLUME ONE was
Equiped with skill and some
of the best analogue equipment, On-U
engineer Mike Pelanconi recorded the
rhythms for the modern digital (DUB) Reggae
In DID1, Roots Radics
drummer Style Scott played some of the
strongest rhythms that will serve as the
backbone for many great musical works.
Can something be added to
that? Can that quality be at least be
maintained? What would DRUMDROPS add on top
of Volume One?
Questions, questions. And
they can only be answered by checking out
the product itself.
And so we did.