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Post by surgery » Sun Aug 05, 2007 2:00 pm

... what are your favourite tracks that use the hoover sound apart from mentasm and dominator? What do you think of this sound?
Here are some of the ones that i like:

dj casanova - untitled [ r & s ]
dd hass - hi-tec muuusic [ underground connection]
plexus - cactus rhythm [ diki records ]
tronikhouse - up tempo [ kms ]
fourth dimension - infection [ after dark uk ]
m.a.d. - the dead [ 1st bass ]
n.a.m. - recycler [ warrior ]
dread - quantum leap side a [ 786 approved ]
after dark - assylum [ orbital ]
altern 8 - move my body ( hard hardcore mix ) [ network ]
mundo muzique - mundo ep - untitled a1 [ r & s ]

More recommendations are wellcome, cheers

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Re: mentasm

Post by Noizee B » Mon Aug 06, 2007 12:46 am

I've always loved the hoover sound on Bass Construction- Dance with power 8)

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Re: mentasm

Post by Traffic Cone » Mon Aug 06, 2007 10:38 am

Dyewitness - Observing the Earth is my all time favourite hoover tune, i really don't think anything could top it.

other favourites:

Francesco Zapalla - No Way Out
Bizzy B - Twisted Mentasm
Short Circuit - Fuck Me
Ace the Space - Go Voodoo (T Bone Castro remix)
World Dominance - Compression
DJ Alex - In Control
Juggernaut - Don't Fuck With A Ruffneck

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Re: mentasm

Post by Beagle » Mon Aug 06, 2007 11:52 am

Wishdokta - 'M.A.D.' ,
XRay Xperiments - Take No Chance,
Prodigy - Charly,
Doc Scott - Surgery,
Twin Bass - Daze of Reality (Wishdokta remix)

There are loads but my mind's gone blank!!

Top sound, I love it. One of the defining sounds of 'rave'.

Also love the other famous hoover from SHUM. That's been used in a lot of tracks too.

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Re: mentasm

Post by warpedcore » Mon Aug 06, 2007 1:28 pm

Warped kore - the power
proper darkside hoover bizzness

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Re: mentasm

Post by pete.devnull » Mon Aug 06, 2007 1:35 pm

"infection" probably my favorite ever, at least for the part where they're doubled up on for 8 measures or so.
also:
ace the space "9 is a classic"
bizzy b "slowjam"

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Re: mentasm

Post by Thumpson » Mon Aug 06, 2007 1:40 pm

Warpedcore wrote:Warped kore - the power
proper darkside hoover bizzness
Agreed! The hoover sequence on this tune is definitely something else.


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Re: mentasm

Post by Traffic Cone » Mon Aug 06, 2007 3:01 pm

pete.devnull wrote:"infection" probably my favorite ever, at least for the part where they're doubled up on for 8 measures or so.
also:
ace the space "9 is a classic"
bizzy b "slowjam"
How did i forget "Infection"...utterly insane tune. that'd be my favourite breakbeat one - that and twisted mentasm.

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Re: mentasm

Post by pete.devnull » Mon Aug 06, 2007 3:34 pm

yeah twisted mentazm is probably one of my favorites too... I love the lack of compression in that one, how the first half of the song actually sounds kind of quiet (like it might just been a weak pressing)... until those synths start blasting away part way through!

Also, this track is a bit later, but: Grooverider - Sinister (The influence Mix)

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Re: mentasm

Post by ske » Mon Aug 06, 2007 5:46 pm

ian clifton - cosmic twist ep, ( white label ) inside track with the "c'mon" sample

not your typical hoover , but when it drops, oooOO :)

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Re: mentasm

Post by Zot » Mon Aug 06, 2007 6:27 pm

Turk - The Lover
Stakker - Environmental Health (second half is just hoovers n beats....nice..proper stompin)
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Re: mentasm

Post by James Speedo » Wed Aug 08, 2007 9:57 pm

Grooverider - Sinister, as said.

Some of the severest stabs on there.

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Re: mentasm

Post by pete.devnull » Wed Aug 08, 2007 11:20 pm

yeah the Grooverider one gets serious points since the rest of the music drops out for a good minute or two and it's just mad echoed mentasms... Almost wish I had the normal black vinyl version of that instead of the picture disc, as the pic disk is pretty harsh, trebbly and trashy.

I think a lot of that song (including the synths) was recycled into "Saint Angel" by Goldie... I have no idea if it was originally a Rufige Kru tune or what.
James Speedo wrote:Grooverider - Sinister, as said.

Some of the severest stabs on there.

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Re: mentasm

Post by man_traic » Wed Aug 08, 2007 11:24 pm

Noizee B wrote:I've always loved the hoover sound on Bass Construction- Dance with power 8)
rocks ^^

Plus UR - The Punisher and Isotonik - Different Strokes

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Re: mentasm

Post by yell-o-phase » Thu Aug 09, 2007 6:40 am

First that comes to my mind is this gem -> Space Cube - It's Too Dark..

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