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Chillstep

Chillstep is a music genre that is found more recently in the last decade. It said to be the little brother of Dubstep, giving they have similar beats and great prolonged bass presence. In dubstep, you might encounter a more repetitive beat that in Chilsetp. Chillstep as the name makes reference too is more about…
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Music Production Knowledge

Finding the Right Studio Monitors

For the not audio knowledgeable folks Studio monitors at times are mistaken for regular loudspeakers that are commonly found in almost all livingrooms. Studio monitors are a crucial part of music-making and they are not built and designed under the same exact materials and features as regular loudspeakers. Studio monitors are built with high-grade materials…
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Positioning Your Studio Monitors

The feeling is incredible when you have just finished setting up your music production studio at home and everything is looking good and in the right position, but once you start producing or mixing it seems to you that the sound is not right. You might be having trouble positioning your studio monitors the correct…
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Training Your Ears

As a music producer or sound engineer, it is essential for you to know how important and useful it is to impart regular audio ear training. These ear training sessions can mend you with great listening skills that will help you so much during your mix aiding you to identify the frequencies and sound that…
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Music Production and Music Producer

All the music you hear has gone through a process known as music production. It doesn’t matter if the song or album you are listening to is really popular or undergrad it has been created through the process of music production. It is a process in which music is created (the artistic part), manipulated (mixed…
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MPE (MIDI Polyphonic Expression)

If you don’t know what MPE stands for you should. MPE stands for MIDI Polyphonic Expression and yes, it is awesome! It is a new way to play, it brings the articulation of acoustic instruments into the world of electronic music. Imagine when you pick up a guitar and you play it, there is much…
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Stereo Field

A stereo field is a single instrument which involves several uses. A stereo field is a stereo audio processor, a pressure-sensitive controller, as well as a stereo modular touch plate feedback atonal synth. These three uses can be used either separately or simultaneously.  A stereo field is a device that allows the user to control…
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Sound Mixer

A sound mixer, also known as a mixing console, is responsible for recording sounds. A sound mixer can adjust sound signals and send them to output for further transmission and amplification using a sound system. The sound mixer is where the sound signals from different sources are combined. In a sound mixer, ambience and effects…
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Facts about reverb

Reverberation is present when any sound occurs in space. Reverb is created when a sound sends waves that flow in all directions. When these waves reflect on surfaces, the amplitude decays. Suddenly, the reflections die off. When there is no soundproofing, spaces will generate closely spaced reflections that will catch the listeners ear just before…
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Facts About The Sound Spectrum

A sound spectrum is the representation of a sound regarding the amount of vibration that happens at each individual frequency. The spectrum expresses the frequency composition of the sound and is obtained by analyzing the sound. The sound spectrum is shown as a graph of power or pressure as a function of frequency. This power…
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