Why the 80s Hate? (Production & Sounds)

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Runicen, Feb 5, 2016.

  1. JulesRules

    JulesRules Napoleon Blownapart

    I forgot that the song is from 1979 - but it might as well be from the 80s, just down to the way it sounds (sorta like how I associate Lisa Stansfield's first hits with what I hate about 90s production, even if they were technically still part of the 80s).
  2. Psychedelic Good Trip

    Psychedelic Good Trip Forum Resident

    New York
    One of me early 80's favs.

    wileycoyote and Binni like this.
  3. misterdecibel

    misterdecibel Bulbous Also Tapered

    Hmm, did they have pre-production prototypes? English Settlement was released in early 1982, recorded in 1981, and the DX7 was released in 1983...
  4. mark winstanley

    mark winstanley Pick up a fast car, burn my name in the road

    english settlement is a classic. waiting for an sw 5.1 for that one
  5. Paul Gase

    Paul Gase Everything is cheaper than it looks.

    You are right!!! So sorry - I am mistaken! I was referring to the Prophet 5 synth, which has its own influential, storied history!
  6. Say It Right

    Say It Right Forum Resident

    Niagara Falls
    Hoffmanites always feel that any 80's production techniques sounded "dated." Strangely, none of them have ever made such an accusation toward the music of Canned Heat.

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