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WHAT'S DUB

DUB is a genre of music originated from reggae music in the 1960 team and is commonly considered the underdog of this type of music although it has developed and expanded beyond the scope of reggae. The basic feature of the dub is remixing some of the original music recordings in a way to eliminate vocals and accentuate the drums and bass (such a vicious version is called "riddim") and the resulting melody is manipulated by adding different dynamic effects such as echo, reverb, delay and the like, by inserting the most varied sounds (natural or electronically generated) up to the addition of parts from some other music recordings.

The originators of the dub are Osbourne "King Tubby" Ruddock, Lee "Scratch" Perry, Errol Thompson and the like, and similar experiments by manipulating and mixing multiple sounds into the original footage to get something new and differently worked for 1960's for years and music producers Clive Chin i Herman Chin Loy. Today, they are the greatest masters of dub Adrian Sherwood, The Mad Professor i Jah Shaka. Dub has influenced many genres of music, including rock (as the most important subgrade was created post-punk and other types of punk), then pop, hip hop, disco and later house, techno, ambient i trip hop. Dub has become the basis of musical genres jungle / drum and bass i dubstep. A subtle dub music is Afro-dub.

The word DUB, as a double abbreviation, usually marked the addition of text, sound effects, other music backgrounds, or dialogues in other languages ​​to an existing movie or music recording, as well as mixing different sound or video in one shot. However, on Jamaica where it comes from this kind of music expression dub had more meaning, and tied up with terms that describe the erotic dance, sexuality and sexual attributes such as a theme often present in the names and text reggae songs (eg. in the song Dub and Pum Pum od The Silvertonesa the term pum pum is used in the Jamaican slang for a female sexual organ, and in the song "Dub a Dawta"of Big Joe and Fay's Dawt's expression in the slang means a girl. I-Roy a song Sister Maggie Breast Also in title and text there are more references to sexual attributes. Some musicians like for example Bob Marley i The Wailers Depth term used in a different sense. During the concert if it was required "dub this one!"It was meant to be emphasized drums and bass. Similarly the term used dubwise drummer Sly Dunbar when he wants to play only the drums and bass. Augustus Pablo considers that the term originated from the term dub dub plate, and John Corbett it is thought that dub is a derivative of the word duppie which in the jamayan slang means spirit.

WHAT IS THE CROW DUB

CROW DUB the analog generator FX sound effects with wide possibilities of generating, modulating and synthesizing the various individual sounds, sound effects and sequences that are used in making music like DUB and his ilk genres.

Comfortable, with no need to learn notes and a tedious multi-year training session, combining just one or two CROW DUB potentiometers, you'll be able to incredibly faithfully, easily, effectively and perfectly not only simulate sound but also directly create a melody of a large number of music instruments, and chords, violins, trumpets and electric guitars, to the exotic sound of theremins and other "spaceships" ranging from bass that causes your body to shine up to high frequencies that create a hallucinogenic effect on your hearing with perfect vibration. Very soon after you get acquainted with CROW DUB, you will be able to create natural sounds such as crickets and singing birds, through the sounds of various engines, up to modulated sounds that mimic human voice or whistle.


CROW DUB is made as a stand-alone device in a portable aluminum case with built-in rechargeable Li-Po battery and charger, amplifier and speaker, and also offers broad connectivity options to other audio devices via line or direct loudspeaker output or external control of other devices (CV and TRIGGER enters).

CROW DUB comes in the housing exterior dimensions 25x18x9 cm with a total weight of 1,5 kg. Built-in Li-ion battery's voltage and capacity 12V 1800mAh. Power consumption ranges from 50 350 to mA depending on the set output power of the built-in amplifier (LEVEL). This gives autonomy of up to 5 36 hours without recharging the battery. Battery charger is included devices.


CROW DUB has a total of 7 potentiometers and 6 switches for generating, modulating and combining sound effects. The block diagram and the overview of all controls and connections with the descriptions are as follows, and some examples of sounds can be found in effects.

LFO VCA POJAČALO SNAGE VCO STEPS A/D GENERATOR ATTENUATOR PITCH MOD STEP MOD VCA MOD PITCH MOD SPEAKER OUT LINE OUT CV-IN TRIG-IN

DETERMINE MISCELLANEOUS COMPONENTS AND CONTROLS TO SHOW ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
DC 12V SPEAKER OUT LINE OUT CV-IN TRIG-IN SWITCH STEPS PITCH MOD DEPTH LFO SPEED ATTACK DECAY LEVEL STEP MOD PITCH MOD PITCH MOD REPEAT VCA MOD LED FIRE CROWDUB ZVUČNIK

HOW TO READ THE DUB

There are two ways.

The first is a multi-day surfing the internet and online stores with tag DUB SIRENAfter which you will range in price from one hundred up to several thousand dollars to find DUB and similar generators of sound effects, from different simple version to equally different advanced implementation of electronic chart and kits for self to finished devices of different types and design, but where quality and features offered devices are not always (unfortunately) accompanied by a proportionate with their price. As with everything in the world of sales, so with the purchase DAB all possible combinations between the basic parameters: quality devices, features, design and price. Of course it is DUB be ordered from abroad but except it limits the possibilities for the procurement should also count on additional costs. We all want to achieve a better relationship invested obtained or advertisements, incomplete, inaccurate or incomparable data and other marketing ploys and make your easy in the end all be disappointed.

CROwDUB team makes a complete analysis of technology and market DUB and similar devices to generate sound effects. Made dozens of different devices of this type to the original and other available electronic schemes, performed the measurements and adjustments to professional equipment, tested the same number of ready-shelf devices, tests were conducted by professional musical composition ... In this way it is possible to make a direct comparison of the real characteristics of the tested devices, and start to create a new DAB in which on the one hand to consolidate all the good features and circuits, and on the other to correct the deficiencies identified during unit tests. The intention was mounting assemblies and controls that will cover all the functions and capabilities of the device that are currently supplied in the price range up to 500 dollars plus much more. The demand for full autonomy in the work but also directly connect to other audio devices, solid, compact and portable housing, and a good finish and design. That is how the CROW-DUB.

CROW-DUB is the second (and surely the best) way to get your own DUB sound effects generator and indulge in the enjoyment of discovering and creating new sounds with the best-in-class ratio invested. CROW-DUB has a recommended price of 225 dollars (1300 kn for the Croatian market), all costs are included. And guaranteed is worth every cent (kune).