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"Dan" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Having virtually no recording experience, but wanting to get into
> with guitar and vocals to create music (or something like it!
> interested in getting a recording setup via my PC. It seems to me a good
> to go would be firewire, since I could also use that with a laptop if I
> got one. I've been looking at the M-Audio Firewire 410. I'm running XP.
> curious about people's experiences with this. I'm also looking for
> recommendations on software for someone that primarily intends to do
> and acoustic guitar through a microphone, electric through the preamp on
> 410, and at some point keyboard through the midi. I also would like to
> drums/bass/etc. through the software. What software would you recommend
> both fills these needs and is good for a complete beginnner? Also, any
> microphone recommendations in the $200 area. I'm considering an Audio
> Technica, forget the model, though.
for an easy to use rhythm/percussion generator i like rebirth.