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General Category => Programming => Topic started by: ComSoft6128 on 17:42, 26 June 21

Title: Locomotive BASIC - BEAT by Graham Read
Post by: ComSoft6128 on 17:42, 26 June 21

Type-in from the May 1988 issue of Computing With The Amstrad magazine.
Program is Listed at end of video.
This sounds like the type of thing you would find as a filler track on an early Throbbing Gristle, Human League or Cabaret Voltaire album.

From CWTA:
"The more modern of this month's musical programs. Beat, packs a lot of sound into a small amount of code. The syncopations going on behind the main theme are very realistic."

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3uFU_tzgmM&t=4s (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3uFU_tzgmM&t=4s)


Links:

https://www.cpc-power.com/index.php?page=detail&num=17535 (https://www.cpc-power.com/index.php?page=detail&num=17535)

https://www.cpc-power.com/index.php?page=staff&lenom=Computing%20With%20The%20Amstrad (https://www.cpc-power.com/index.php?page=staff&lenom=Computing%20With%20The%20Amstrad)

https://cpcrulez.fr/applications_music-beat_CWTA.htm (https://cpcrulez.fr/applications_music-beat_CWTA.htm)

https://www.cpcwiki.eu/index.php/Computing_with_the_Amstrad (https://www.cpcwiki.eu/index.php/Computing_with_the_Amstrad)


Not emulated - original hardware and software.

Please note that  the aspect ratio for this YouTube video is 16:9 but the CPC monitor
has an aspect ratio of 4:3 so you may wish to adjust your viewing device accordingly.