Tag: KO II

  • In the Studio: Creating “I’m Running”

    In the Studio: Creating “I’m Running”

    Garrett’s motivational speeches at work inspired the creation of “I’m Running.” Capturing snippets of his voice, the phrase “I’m Running” became a central theme. Using the Teenage Engineering EP-133 K.O. II, several freeform beats were created around a minimal melody using a stock KO organ sample. The percussion and bass also utilized stock KO samples.…

  • Let’s Deep Dive Into the Teenage Engineering EP-133 K.O. II

    Let’s Deep Dive Into the Teenage Engineering EP-133 K.O. II

    Introduction Unleashing your creativity on the Teenage Engineering EP-33 (KO2) sampler sequencer is an absolute blast! The device’s impressive sound quality and intuitive beat-making capabilities often inspire users to explore its full potential, crafting intricate beats and even entire songs. Despite lacking a traditional song mode or method for chaining patterns into automated songs, the…

  • The User Community of Teenage Engineering EP-133 K.O. II: A Vibrant Hub for Music Enthusiasts

    The User Community of Teenage Engineering EP-133 K.O. II: A Vibrant Hub for Music Enthusiasts

    The Teenage Engineering EP-133 K.O. II is not just a revolutionary device in the realm of music production; it has also resulted in a vibrant and diverse user community that is as passionate about music as they are about this trailblazing sampler and sequencer. When TE announced the KO2 at the $299 price, my first…

  • Teenage Engineering EP-133 K.O. II: Another Take On Sample-Based Composition and Performance

    Teenage Engineering EP-133 K.O. II: Another Take On Sample-Based Composition and Performance

    As technology continues to evolve, the music industry is seeing a shift in the way tunes are composed and performed. In particular, sample-based composition and performance have undergone significant transformation. Another take on this revolution is the new Teenage Engineering EP-133 K.O. II, a device that is redefining the boundaries of music production in its…