Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

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Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby accxess » Mon Sep 08, 2008 4:32 pm

Hi!
I am (hopefully) going to be playing YM and Sap tunes at a club, so I am in the middle of converting tunes to wav. I have one problem however, I havn't found a Sap player that lets me export wav, I tried Deliplayer, but all Sap files sound like crap : / any ideas?

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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby Marcer » Mon Sep 08, 2008 4:44 pm

Never heard about SAP

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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby accxess » Mon Sep 08, 2008 5:31 pm

*.Sap is the audio format of the Atari 8bit Pokey soundchip :)
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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby bullis1 » Mon Sep 08, 2008 5:46 pm

The obvious answer is to record the output of the real hardware. I guess you don't have an Atari 8bit around? I would also suggest recording YM2149 tunes from a real ST as I haven't heard a perfect emulation of that either.
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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby accxess » Mon Sep 08, 2008 6:31 pm

I will have to settle for winjam and SNDH files , when it comes to YM. I have found some SAP players that sound ok, but none of those have wav output, I guess I can rout the output through my mixing desk and back into cooledit or something, but a simple "export to wav" would make it so much easier :) But the only player I have found that has an export function is Deliplayer, and that one has severe problems playing Sap files..
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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby d0us » Tue Sep 09, 2008 1:15 am

have you tried raster music tracker?

I think this loads poky files from well known 9 bit atari trackers.

then use something like JACK FOR WINDOWS to route the audio out to a wav recorder.

Or why not use two instances of deliplayer?

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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby accxess » Tue Sep 09, 2008 6:59 am

As I said Deli player at least on my computer can't play Sap tunes, it has problems with tempo and other things, it sounds horrible : / But I think I have a solution allthough it takes a bit more work than just clicking an "export wav" button.
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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby darklight » Tue Sep 09, 2008 8:16 am

If your soundcard has a 'record what is playing' facility, just hit record in a sampling app, while the tune is playing.
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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby accxess » Tue Sep 09, 2008 10:04 am

Yep, that was my plan :D
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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby accxess » Tue Sep 09, 2008 1:17 pm

Cool, thanks. But my Behringer soundcard has this built in. :)
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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby lotek_style » Thu Sep 11, 2008 6:30 pm

[quote="Marcer"]Never heard about SAP

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Shame on you Marcer :P


Just for the record:

SAP = Slight Atari Player
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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby simonsunnyboy » Thu Sep 11, 2008 8:23 pm

Alternatively "Software aus Polen" :>
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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby lotek_style » Fri Sep 12, 2008 2:29 pm

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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby gwEm » Mon Dec 22, 2008 9:32 pm

DJing sndh files? use stj:

http://www.preromanbritain.com/stj

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Re: Dj ing YM and Sap songs.

Postby keops » Mon Dec 22, 2008 11:00 pm

I used to record SAP files for Nectarine from Winamp with the SAP plugin and Winamp's diskwriter : http://asma.atari.org/bin/in_sap22.exe

Of course, it will be much better if you can record it from the real machine, emulation not being 100% accurate but it's still 50 times better than Deliplayer's.


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