Click Track Help

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Jester, Mar 2, 2005.

  1. I'm looking for help with a click track that will allow programming of a song set, with a footswitch control to start and stop the click, and footswitch or single button control to advance to the next song in a set. Sometimes our songs vary in length so we can't be restricted to measure count in a chain.

    Does anyone know of such a beast? We use this for video synchronization etc. Currently we are using a Boss DR-670.

    Thanks for any help,

  2. Somebody here must be able to help me. :help:

    Doesn't anyone use click track for this kind of thing?
  3. in a band I was in previously we used to dump all the clicks to DAT...the drummer operated the dat with a footswitch. We would program 15 or 20 mins of one tempo, then just turn it on and off.
  4. msquared


    Sep 19, 2004
    Kansas City
    The DAT idea is what I'd suggest, except I'd either make mp3s or burn a CD of it and take that along.

    You could also get a MIDI sequencer and program all of your stuff into that, but what a pain.

    To "program" it, just record a metronome for 10 minutes.
  5. Thanks, that'll get us started.
  6. yeah, DAT is kinda outdated now...