Stone Oakvalley's Authentic SID Collection (SOASC=)
The automated Commodore 64 SID Music recorded to MP3/FLAC. Project based on High Voltage SID Collection & Compute's Gazette SID (CGSC)


                      
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HVSC #68 and CGSC #135 - All recordings finished!
Since its releases in mid December (HVSC) and early January (CGSC), the ROTS successfully completes recording of those tunes that where found to be fixes or new in those releases just minutes ago!...


Created Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | 15:51
Last Revised Tuesday, January, 16, 2018 | 15:58
 
Progress - Update January 2018
DONE: MOS6581R4 NTSC - CGSC #135. 58 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R2 NTSC - CGSC #135. 58 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R3 NTSC - CGSC #135. 58 tunes.
DONE: CSG8580R5 NTSC - CGSC #135. 58 tunes.

DONE: MOS6581R4 NTSC - HVSC #68. 247 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R2 NTSC - HVSC #68. 247 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R3 NTSC - HVSC #68. 247 tunes.
DONE: CSG8580R5 NTSC - HVSC #68. 247 tunes.

DONE: MOS6581R2 PAL - HVSC #68. 1840 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R3 PAL - HVSC #68. 1840 Tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R4 PAL - HVSC #68. 1840 Tunes.
DONE: CSG8580R5 PAL - HVSC #68. 1840 tunes.


Created Sunday, January 07, 2018 | 11:30
Last Revised Tuesday, January, 16, 2018 | 15:50

Compute's Gazette Sid Collection #135 released!
Just released over at http://www.c64music.co.uk/ during January. This collection brings the CGSC upto 15441 MUS files, 4319 STR files and 5348 WDS files...


Created Tuesday, January 09, 2018 | 18:27
Last Revised Sunday, January, 14, 2018 | 10:00
 
Progress - Update August 2017
On Friday 11 August 2017 @ 17:56, "Return of the SOASC= (ROTS)" project comes to its finalization after over 2.5 years of 24/7 constant recording from release #50 all the way up to #67!

Final statistics coming later this evening :-)

DONE: MOS6581R2 PAL - HVSC #67. 2521 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R3 PAL - HVSC #67. 2521 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R4 PAL - HVSC #67. 2521 tunes.
DONE: CSG8580R5 PAL - HVSC #67. 2521 tunes.

DONE: MOS6581R2 NTSC - HVSC #67. 399 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R3 NTSC - HVSC #67. 399 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R4 NTSC - HVSC #67. 399 tunes.
DONE: CSG8580R5 NTSC - HVSC #67. 399 tunes.


Created Tuesday, August 01, 2017 | 20:16
Last Revised Sunday, January, 14, 2018 | 09:52

Bad / Broken Tunes HVSC
These tunes seems to be playing fine in any software SID player, and even PSID64 PRG version sometimes gets played fine in emulator, but when it comes to real hardware - they choke or simply don't even play a note, except for the SID INIT clip pop with endless silence...


Created Friday, September 04, 2015 | 11:48
Last Revised Saturday, January, 13, 2018 | 09:54
 
Progress - Update December 2017
In progress: CSG8580R5 PAL - HVSC #68.

DONE: MOS6581R2 PAL - HVSC #68. 1840 tunes.
DONE: MOS6581R3 PAL - HVSC #68. 1840 Tunes.
PENDING: MOS6581R4 PAL - HVSC #68. 1840 tunes.


PENDING: MOS6581R2 NTSC - HVSC #68. 247 tunes.
PENDING: MOS6581R3 NTSC - HVSC #68. 247 tunes.
PENDING: MOS6581R4 NTSC - HVSC #68. 247 tunes.
DONE: CSG8580R5 NTSC - HVSC #68. 247 tunes.


Created Thursday, December 28, 2017 | 14:01
Last Revised Tuesday, January, 02, 2018 | 10:01

2SID / 3SID Tunes ignore list
The following SID files were ignored (#50 and up) and will be ignored in future recordings too.

The list contains _3SID and _2SID tunes which naturally require two or three SID chips mounted on a PCB card to enable stereo/triple sound. 2SID was introduced in HVSC #55 and 3SID in later releases.

SOASC= is still about real a...

Created Wednesday, September 02, 2015 | 21:57
Last Revised Saturday, December, 23, 2017 | 15:59
 
SID tunes too large - SOLUTION!
The following list contains SID tunes that are over 202 blocks (on a Floppy Disc/D64 image) and is impossible to load as a single PRG into the memory of a factory stock Commodore 64...


Created Thursday, September 03, 2015 | 12:09
Last Revised Saturday, December, 23, 2017 | 15:54

High Voltage SID Collection #68 released!
HVSC comes along like clockwork a.k.a. "The same procedure as every year, James! " and released the #68 today, which is naturally downloaded and added to the SOASC= ROTS recording queue instantly :-)...


Created Saturday, December 23, 2017 | 10:02
Last Revised Saturday, December, 23, 2017 | 10:24
 
Compute's Gazette Sid Collection #134 released!
Just released over at http://www.c64music.co.uk/ during November. This collection brings the CGSC upto 15415 MUS files, 4310 STR files and 5325 WDS files...


Created Saturday, November 11, 2017 | 20:34
Last Revised Saturday, November, 11, 2017 | 21:49

CGSC will be added to SOASC=!
I can hereby confirm I have decided to record and process all current tunes found in the CGSC (Compute's Gazette Sid Collection).

The current collection (based on v133) contains 15311 MUS files, 4208 STR files and 5224 WDS files. However, the SOASC= ROTS recorded version will ignore STR (Stereo SID), resulting in 11104 .MUS files for r...

Created Thursday, January 21, 2016 | 22:56
Last Revised Sunday, November, 05, 2017 | 17:45
 
Sneak preview of "M!TE"
As mentioned on 7th October, I was working on ideas for a bug-reporting system for SOASC= and here is an progress of this work of what it would look like!...


Created Wednesday, October 11, 2017 | 01:21
Last Revised Wednesday, October, 18, 2017 | 21:51

New recordings available / synched up!
Finally, after some reorganizing and uploading a wealth of gigabytes for the past 4 weeks or so, some mirrors have started reflecting the fruits of SOASC= ROTS!...


Created Saturday, October 07, 2017 | 00:49
Last Revised Saturday, October, 07, 2017 | 01:04
 
Complete SOASC= Recordings - Offline Database
A database tool available for Windows XP or later, 32/64 bit compatible.

The database contains all technical information about each recording and SID File that was in the recording queue...


Created Sunday, August 27, 2017 | 16:38
Last Revised Sunday, August, 27, 2017 | 18:49

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