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The genre is stagnating. It’s amazing how the sonic palette of hip hop has stayed much the same in the last couple of years....

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lovessuperstrats 41 minutes ago
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I dunno... I just saw one for cheap cheap cheap.... have always wondered about these things... not sure if I'll cop... dont...

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LudicrouSpeed 2 hours ago
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Hello, This is my first GS thread question and I am excited as hell. :lol: Presently, I am trying to get the distortion in...

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atma 3 hours ago
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So guys, last PP show with Jaycen Joshua was great IMO, he gave a lot of clues on what he does etc... The thing that...

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DefJeff 3 hours ago
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Hello everyone. As title suggests, I need suggestions about what compressor and mastering processor to buy. I wanna produce some...

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tengu 5 hours ago
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Need some help deciding between getting the MPC Studio Black or a roland SP404. Im looking to use the sampler to make and produce...

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killa ego 6 hours ago
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Just recently got an SP404A and it's really cool. Biggest problem I'm having so far is trying to import my drum sounds from...

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sdkeefe 13 hours ago
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I'm using Logic to make this electronic hiphop type of song. I created a beat using my electronic drum kit and I quantized it....

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CJ Mastering 17 hours ago
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Apologies if this has already been posted... But I just saw this and it is f**cking...

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atma 1 day ago
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pixel.beatz 1 day ago
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So I bought he MPC Live in December. Right now it seems to be triggering pads randomly on its own very softly. I noticed...

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atma 1 day ago
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Well.. I need a microphone that's going to give me that classic sound like 80's - 90's like the Vintage U-87. I know most rappers...

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huglife187 1 day ago
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Moved: In my eyes

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JamesOnFlames 2 days ago
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anyone making beats in Reaper?

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Whoisradeo 2 days ago
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No one is talking about this??? The album sounds amazing. One of the best mixed most dynamic albums I heard EVER. Thoughts??

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BezowinZ 2 days ago
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I wanna make New Jack Swing style beats. What do I need to start? I have no clue what type of drum machines and modules they...

Lando Calrissian
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Lando Calrissian 2 days ago
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So around a year ago, I decided to mostly stop sampling and move into composition. I used to compose way back, but I didn't...

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gagashe 2 days ago
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What were some of the sound modules used in No Limit, UGK, Wreckshop, Slip and Slide...etc. songs back then?

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bgood 2 days ago
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Hi people, I've been producing mostly boom bap and lofi stuff for some years now using almost only FL Studio... about 3 months...

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Martel80 3 days ago
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I currently have a TLM 103 mic going straight into my Saffire Pro 40 interface and I’m looking to invest in a preamp for around...

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atma 3 days ago
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Hey I'm looking to get a new microphone around the 400 dollar price range..i have a audio technica 4033a. I was wondering if the...

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atma 3 days ago
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boombapdame 3 days ago
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Hellooo all! My name is Jennie, I was referred here by boombapdame :) I'm looking to get information about equipment for...

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FreshProduce 3 days ago
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OmarM 4 days ago
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If you guys follow internet money and other great websites out there that create drumkits for producers. How do they manage to...

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3rd Degree 5 days ago
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xenecool 5 days ago
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hey all....quick question, was wondering if there was a way to record from my aux input on my Digi 003 into...

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atma 5 days ago
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Hi folks. Imagine you were sitting in a boardroom of an audio hardware and software developer. They ask you "what does the...

Steven Slate
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atma 5 days ago
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reading a 2012 interview with Lewis Parker, and was interested by the following... UKHH.COM: Tell me about something you...

Living Bate
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atma 5 days ago
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I stumbled upon K-Def's instagram page and saw these...

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atma 5 days ago
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Hello Fellow Gearslutz, Here's the full pack of Kicks, Snares and...

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Paul_G 5 days ago
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I want to thank the internet for all this misinformation surrounding the ASR-X. Thanks to that I got one for the price of a SM 58...

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3rd Degree 5 days ago
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Hey guys , I've spent a while cruising the forums for a decent upgrade of my vocal chain ... and i'm just wondering what you...

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Colin McCabe 5 days ago
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Hi Guys, don't know if a similar Thread even exists here but I want to start a thread to list up a lot of Mainstream R&B...

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Dave east 6 days ago
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Hey guys! My name is mattVISTA and I am a composer, producer and 1/2 of an Experimental duo called April + VISTA. on January...

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ANR2011 1 week ago
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Hello. How do you think the saturation/overdrive was achieved in this beat? Thank you.

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TNC 1 week ago
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Hey everyone (sorry this is long), So I've been working on an EP for about 2 years. It's fully written and and whatnot, but...

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atma 1 week ago
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Hello, I'm interested in adding a standalone drum box that's geared towards hip hop sounds. I already have a sampler, and am not...

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Fanu 1 week ago
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I have a vermona drm 1 analog drum machine but its been collecting dust for almost 2 years and I never used any of the created...

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Fanu 1 week ago
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Hey guys, So I have been recording Hip-Hop/Rap for at least 6-7 years now and recently I upgraded my whole studio. Now I am...

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atma 1 week ago
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Anyone here have experience with both the c214 and c414xlii mics? Considering upgrading my current AKG 214 to a 414 but wondering...

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minervx 1 week ago
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What up Gearslutz, Im Dreek Beatz. I was recomended by boombapdame and Im looking to help and be involve with the future...

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dreekbeatz 1 week ago
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KMB204.COM 1 week ago
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I used to own an Akai Advance and really liked the big pads on it. They felt great and probably were the best I've used. I'm...

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Schmidi 1 week ago
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I am currently in the market for a microphone and preamp (do I need one?)? I have an apollo twin, and this is for my home setup....

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atma 1 week ago
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I will be making hip hop and house music, no live shows all will be done in my home studio.Im on pc and using studio 1 and the...

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BezowinZ 1 week ago
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Hi, I would like to understand how to mix an instrumental formed by a sample loop, for example the beats of roc marciano or...

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3rd Degree 2 weeks ago
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Hey guys, I have a quick question when it comes to using a high-pass filter when mixing music such as hip hop, edm, trap, or club...

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atma 2 weeks ago
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Anyone got one of these and know the going rate? Looks like they are pretty rare, can't find any available anywhere and no idea...

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ginosorcinelli 2 weeks ago
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I think these are a goldmine of forgotten gems. I’ve been going through my collection of vintage sample CDs from the 80s and...

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Audio Child 2 weeks ago


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