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by plaidsicle
February 18th, 2018, 10:37 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Music - What are you listening to?
Replies: 108
Views: 33591

Re: Music - What are you listening to?

I've had this song in my head for some days now. the music video is fascinating too. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PeonBmeFR8o&index=6&list=PLxKHVMqMZqUSPF11Ghs0KqDfOGhB9Vw5E
by plaidsicle
January 27th, 2018, 5:42 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: LibriVox Community Podcast Planning
Replies: 202
Views: 45735

Re: LibriVox Community Podcast Planning

WYSIWIG sent me a little message with a question/suggestion for a future podcast episode (she was having a tricky time replying to threads via mobile b/c of the new forum design, so I'm pasting it here for her): Is there a podcast that focuses on how readers prep a manuscript to record? So if we hav...
by plaidsicle
January 18th, 2018, 1:48 pm
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: LibriVox Community Podcast Planning
Replies: 202
Views: 45735

Re: LibriVox Community Podcast Planning

I haven't done this in forever, and I ran into multiple difficulties and snags. (Next time, please use underscores instead of dashes in the podcast file name. That was the straw that broke my back! :roll: ) Here's the podcast! https://librivox.org/2018/01/18/librivox-community-podcast-147/ so sorry...
by plaidsicle
January 18th, 2018, 10:47 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: LibriVox Community Podcast Planning
Replies: 202
Views: 45735

Re: LibriVox Community Podcast Planning

as relatively infrequent as it may be, the LV community podcast lives on.. annnouncing at last: episode 147! https://archive.org/download/librivox_community_2013/librivox_community_podcast_147.mp3 I do not have all the magic powers of getting it from the little LV uploader to its proper place on arc...
by plaidsicle
January 16th, 2018, 2:49 pm
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: community podcast! (#147) - theme: LV then and now
Replies: 5
Views: 1255

Re: community podcast! (#147) - theme: LV then and now

I have finally made some progress editing together the memories people sent in for this episode! I just need to write up show notes and get it uploaded, then it can officially join the ranks of our dear intermittent community podcast. there was a lot I couldn't fit into this one, so I may save them ...
by plaidsicle
January 10th, 2018, 11:15 am
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: New Forums Help Thread
Replies: 118
Views: 2691

Re: New Forums Help Thread

there used to be a way to move up and down the list of threads without going back out to the main forum, with "next topic" and "previous topic" I think the links said.
is that functionality still available? I'm not finding it yet...
by plaidsicle
January 10th, 2018, 11:09 am
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: new laptop, new 1-minute test
Replies: 6
Views: 226

Re: new laptop, new 1-minute test

thanks all. I will keep experimenting.
by plaidsicle
January 8th, 2018, 3:31 pm
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: new laptop, new 1-minute test
Replies: 6
Views: 226

Re: new laptop, new 1-minute test

de-amplified: https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/1-minute-test-AC.mp3 (I have never before had to de-amplify something-- usually I'm way too quiet, so this was new and exciting!) I also tried one more test with my headset mic. from another recording I did with it, the headset seems to record quieter...
by plaidsicle
January 3rd, 2018, 4:53 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [GRP] Well at the World's End: Book 4 by William Morris -dl
Replies: 96
Views: 5079

Re: ~[GRP] Well at the World's End: Book 4 by William Morris

look look: I finally got around to recording a chapter. https://librivox.org/uploads/aradlaw/we ... _128kb.mp3
it is 6:51

this is my first official LV chapter recorded in Audacity. hopefully I didn't mess anything up, but please let me know if I did!
by plaidsicle
January 3rd, 2018, 3:39 pm
Forum: Listeners & Editors Wanted
Topic: new laptop, new 1-minute test
Replies: 6
Views: 226

new laptop, new 1-minute test

https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/1-minute-test-AC.mp3
hopefully the dog's snoring didn't make it into the recording too terribly much....

I'm excited to be learning Audacity properly after all this time hacking GarageBand to suit LV processes.
by plaidsicle
January 3rd, 2018, 3:13 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: Audacity 2.2.1 Release
Replies: 7
Views: 583

Re: Audacity 2.2.1 Release

heh-- thanks tovarisch. firefox didn't refresh the thread before I posted my epiphany. :)
by plaidsicle
January 3rd, 2018, 3:12 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: Audacity 2.2.1 Release
Replies: 7
Views: 583

Re: Audacity 2.2.1 Release

aha-- I think I figured it out. I was overlooking the tabs for "pre-set" "variable" and "constant" bit-rate modes. under constant, I can put in the right setting. hurrah!