Making a song from the Tropic Thunder “I’m a Dude” quote with Teenage Engineering’s amazing OP-1
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It’s a very expensive wee gadget, the Teenage Engineering OP-1 [Amazon link; a used one from eBay is much cheaper]! Yuri Wong is an expert with its sampling and sequencing tools, and this video he uploaded is a fascinating illustration of how powerful and approachable they are.
Download the mp3: https://gum.co/imadude [Logic Project download link below] I’m a fan of Tropic Thunder, especially Robert Downey’s character of Kirk Lazarus and his brilliant line, “I’m a dude, playing a dude, disguised as another dude.” Thought I’d play around with my Teenage Engineering OP-1 and see what comes out. I’m making the Logic Project for the full track downloadable. Here it is: https://gum.co/IurBZ Have a play around with the project, and if you feel like uploading anything from it, just credit my YouTube channel, thanks.