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THE POWER OF INSTANT ECONOMY AND DIGITAL WORLD ON NOWADAYS SONG STRUCTURES

THE POWER OF INSTANT ECONOMY AND DIGITAL WORLD ON NOWADAYS SONG STRUCTURES

It's a fact that radio airplay has always influenced how songs were produced as for years it was felt that 3 minutes was the ideal length to keep the listener engaged and now with a pair of new studies published in Musicae Scientiae, the Journal of the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music by Leveille Gauvin has found that the audience’s short attention span coupled with the rapid rise of streaming music has influenced basic... Read more...

RELEASING AND CREDITS – UNFAIR COMMON PRACTICE

RELEASING AND CREDITS – UNFAIR COMMON PRACTICE

This is an issue that we commonly see to be disdained and underrated by several artists and bands and it's a big one: please consider giving proportionate credit where credit is due when promoting your record or song. Whether on your SoundCloud, Youtube or Bandcamp, in interviews or on social media, or just talking with friends at a show, consider mentioning the individuals who literally made your recording. Did you get a famous person... Read more...

5 TIPS TO GET THAT PERFECT BUILD UP!

5 TIPS TO GET THAT PERFECT BUILD UP!

We listen to a lot of our client's build-ups, some sound really amateur, simple as that! Most commercial and well know tracks have huge and intense build-ups, right? These are the ones that will drive or kill you when the drop comes, and these are the ones that distinguish a good producer and song for those who sound amateurish! But, why can't you do a killer build-up? Build ups are an opportunity to create tension, emotion, and... Read more...

Critique Your Music The Right Way

Critique Your Music The Right Way

If you don't critique your music you're on the wrong path to success, but I bet you do it, all the time, right? Are you relying too much on your intuition, trying to trust your gut and what feels right? You and I know that this is important, but you should also be aware that our intuition can be misled by factors such as tiredness and conditioning (listening too much to the same song). MORE HEAD SPACE PLEASE The first tip is to be able to... Read more...