Tip of the Week : If you don’t want to use EQ on a track, consider the option of hard panning. (100% Panning to either L or R)
How to Prepare for a Live Performance Don’t book a show if you’re not ready. Sometimes we need a push, but there is a difference between being novice and being unprepared. Check your equipment Instruments: Make sure everything is in good condition and eliminate the chances of something completely unexpected happening and ruining your […]
A flowchart to determine your next move.
Dance music has evolved over the course of years maintaining a specific structure. This did not happen accidentally since arrangement is very important as it facilitates the process of mixing two tracks. A fact at which producers aim. Of course there are no strict rules that indicate how a producer should act, however […]
These are some basic drum patterns that can help you with the programming of your beats. Always remember to choose a coherent and relevant sound palette for a more completed sound and most important, experiment.
Here are some slightly indistinct key features of notable electronic music subgenres of the last few decades that can help you, in case you wanted to produce a certain genre and you didn’t know where to start. Footwork Pitch-shifted R&B and hip hop samples Half-step beats Rhythmic complexity Short samples constantly repeated 808 […]
When it comes to copyright, many artists often have doubts about the legality of a song, the use of a sample or even their own rights. Here are some informative facts that can help you figure out your next step. Artists’ Exclusive Rights of Work Copies Derivatives Perform in public Display Distribution Facts […]
Every mix, according to Bobby Owsinski’s ‘The Mixing Engineer’s Handbook’ in order to be great, must include six main elements : Balance The volume level relationship between musical elements. Frequency range Having all frequencies properly represented. Panorama Placing a musical element in the sound field. Dimension Adding ambience to a musical element. Dynamics Controlling […]
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