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by extremesociety
Tue Jun 11, 2013 5:32 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Mixdown tips for allowing elements to punch thru
Replies: 19
Views: 2351

Re: Mixdown tips for allowing elements to punch thru

for a non cart-before-the-horse answer: mix those bits louder than the rest of the elements. sometimes it really is just that easy. +2 Gain staging is so important. Make sure there's headroom in your mix so that if you want to push something louder you can without clipping. If something is clipping...
by extremesociety
Mon May 20, 2013 2:31 am
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Processing Snares
Replies: 3
Views: 318

Re: Processing Snares

- Layer.

- Send it to a bus and crush the sidechained signal with an 1176 with the "ALL" button pressed and mix it into the original signal.

- EQ it to taste and just make it louder than everything else.
by extremesociety
Wed May 01, 2013 5:16 pm
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: The Jazz Thread.
Replies: 164
Views: 1417

Re: The Jazz Thread.



This is an awesome modern big band chart.
by extremesociety
Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:31 pm
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: A Bronnet
Replies: 2
Views: 64

A Bronnet

Was feeling inspired and wrote something: A Bronnet I think I'd like to try and be a bro. I'd wear a muscle shirt and have tattoos of tribal writings on my arm for show. At night I'd just kick back and guzzle booze. My choice of music would be EDM, specifically american dubstep. At raves I'd ingest ...
by extremesociety
Wed Apr 10, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: The Sampling // Copyright // Legal thread
Replies: 40
Views: 2851

Re: The Sampling // Copyright // Legal thread

The majors and larger artists have teams of people who clear samples. Publishing can be a nightmare. Unknowns can fly under the radar basically unscathed until something blows up (READ: Baauer). But even then, the rights holders are well within their rights to demand royalties and payment on any rev...
by extremesociety
Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:01 pm
Forum: Dubs & Tunes for Feedback
Topic: Rick Louie -"Speak in Threes"
Replies: 0
Views: 15

Rick Louie -"Speak in Threes"

More or less a beat. I stoppe trying to make the deep stuff awhile ago, trying to follow the muse or whatever. Sampled a rehearsal I did back in school that was recorded on an iPhone.

Soundcloud
by extremesociety
Thu Feb 28, 2013 1:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is a trap pattern?
Replies: 38
Views: 5703

Re: What is a trap pattern?

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by extremesociety
Thu Feb 28, 2013 1:04 am
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: I had to make grimey dubstep today at work...
Replies: 13
Views: 452

Re: I had to make grimey dubstep today at work...

Eat Bass wrote:what is your job? sounds horrible.
Lol, yeah it's not that bad. I put things together here: https://beta.indabamusic.com/opportunities

The most annoying thing is making music for clients that come to us for licensing stuff. Everyone has an opinion :u:
by extremesociety
Thu Feb 28, 2013 12:53 am
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: I had to make grimey dubstep today at work...
Replies: 13
Views: 452

Re: I had to make grimey dubstep today at work...

Oops, wrong secition I meant to post this in general.
by extremesociety
Tue Feb 12, 2013 7:58 pm
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: [MIX] XLR8R Podcast 282: Dusky
Replies: 15
Views: 182

Re: [MIX] XLR8R Podcast 282: Dusky

I love that this opens with Brian Blade. What a badass.
by extremesociety
Tue Jan 22, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: can someone help me get groove templates working in logic?
Replies: 10
Views: 493

Re: can someone help me get groove templates working in logi

lloydy wrote:Basically i created a logic project template with the grooves saved so every project i create they are at my disposal.
+1
by extremesociety
Tue Jan 22, 2013 6:43 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: How important do you think it is to stay in key?
Replies: 69
Views: 4655

Re: How important do you think it is to stay in key?

Key signatures are irrelevant - see: modal music. Keys are irrelevant - see: atonal, serial, aleatoric music Having said that. I have to say, I probably know more theory than I care to. But, I do think your music needs to sound just. People are going to notice, whether they know music or not—if you ...
by extremesociety
Mon Jan 21, 2013 9:35 pm
Forum: Secret Ninja Hideout
Topic: The Jazz Thread.
Replies: 164
Views: 1417

Re: The Jazz Thread.

wilson wrote:Nice one for the recommendations chaps. Wes M was one that I forgot I knew from my sample digging days, so nice to get to listen to him again. :W:
The ultimate Wes album is probably "Smokin' at the Half Note"

Maybe the most badass guitar solo ever:

by extremesociety
Thu Jan 17, 2013 9:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: looking for support
Replies: 8
Views: 464

Re: looking for support

Trap is, like, the new thing to hate on.

The tune in your sig sounds good.
by extremesociety
Wed Jan 16, 2013 7:24 pm
Forum: Production, Hardware & Technical
Topic: Anyone got any MPC groove templates?
Replies: 6
Views: 887

Re: Anyone got any MPC groove templates?

Geey wrote:i downloaded these, is there a way for me to permantly save them in the quantinize window on logic 9?

I don't know of one and it's pretty annoying.
by extremesociety
Tue Jan 15, 2013 9:41 pm
Forum: Dubs & Tunes for Feedback
Topic: James Blake - "The Wilhelm Scream" (Rick Louie Cover)
Replies: 7
Views: 35

Re: James Blake - "The Wilhelm Scream" (Rick Louie Cover)

You refer to the stock movie sound?

"AHH!!"