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Skratch Lessons: Slice Skratch

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[MUSIC]
All right.
This scratch is the opposite of a chirp.
It's called a slice.
So what you do is you open the fader and
you do a baby and you fade it out.
[SOUND]
See that?
[MUSIC]
I'm throw, I'm throwing stabs in there to
switch up the rhythm.
[MUSIC]
Stabs.
Might throw in one stab in there to throw
it off a little.
[MUSIC]
So once again, you open the fader.
[MUSIC]
[MUSIC]
Then you close the fader on the back.
[MUSIC]
And that's the slice scratch, the opposite
of a chirp.
[SOUND] So once again, the chirp was
[SOUND] [SOUND] And
then this one's the opposite.
[SOUND]
I hope.
[LAUGH] Hope it's the opposite.
[SOUND] And let's try the combination of a
chirp and a slice.
[MUSIC]
I kind of got lucky there.
Never did that before.
[MUSIC]
You could do backwards slices.
[MUSIC]
Once again,
the switched-up, you do stabs.
You can do, do reverse stabs.
[MUSIC]
And those were slices.
[MUSIC]