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I have 4 different monitors, including what Yamaha claims as the new NS10. Monitors: Yamaha MSP7 Yamaha HS8 Adam...

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RJHollins 2 hours ago
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Hey guys long time since I checked in! I Personally don't have a lot of experience using 808s in my own productions, and its...

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atma 5 hours ago

Have you ever recorded a two track from an MPC, and separated the same track in protools, to find the two track sounded better?

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atma 5 hours ago
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I've been getting the hang of hiphop music production lately, but making my own drums has still been a challenge. I'm considering...

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CJ1973 6 hours ago
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Hi, I'm trying to make my drums sound like these: YouTube X28Gm6Z41Ls For whatever reason I am having difficulty. It...

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atma 6 hours ago
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Can someone point me to a straight to the point course on mixing lessons that would benefit me as a producer, specifically a trap...

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Brent Hahn 7 hours ago
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You know how sometimes you have one thing you're trying to find that you forgot, and you just have to find it. That's this site...

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Farmboy presents 8 hours ago
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Hey, was listening to outkast aquemini the other day... something I pull out occasionally, and for the first time I noticed the...

Edward Shnapper
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Edward Shnapper 14 hours ago
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If I buy the MPC Software 2.0, can I control it with the 2000xl or 2500 hardware? Or do I have to have one of the newer model...

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atma 1 day ago
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Sp1200 or MPC 60 Mk1?

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atma 1 day ago
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If you want an EQ that behaves like a DJ mixer eq - the Great River 32C. INSANELY Good

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DannyMac 1 day ago
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How do I achieve this vocal effect from 0:03 to 0:08? I hear it on a lot of contemporary records where there seem to be lower and...

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superstupid 1 day ago
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Ableton: I'm trying to have the knobs and mute/solo buttons on the MPD automatically map to the tracks, just as the faders...

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ac_music 1 day ago
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hi everybody! i'm new to this board but I am fascinated as it seems to be the best board i visited yet! very polite &...

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S_A_P 1 day ago
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hello people. just mentioning that Waves have the SSL G and E channel strips, as well as G and E EQ software plugs for US $29...

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BIG BUDDHA 2 days ago
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Thoughts about this album (KOD) sound wise? Any one thinks the volume on this is really low compared to all the other Hip Hop...

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jono_marko 2 days ago
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Hey Gearslutz I am considering to buy one off the emulations of SSL E channel. But I have no experience with real SSL console...

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PettyCash 2 days ago
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(Pretty sure this is in the right topic, might not, feel free to tell me if it is and I'll delete this thread and repost it in...

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breakinrecords 2 days ago
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Hey guys, For those of you who have used the heavy hitters like the 800g, how does the copperhead compare sonically? I...

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FreshProduce 2 days ago
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Out of the blue, I've been trying to find that song. Can't really remember how the melody goes but I'll know if I hear it...

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Malt Liquor Bum 3 days ago
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So, just as we were on the verge of saving that trainwreck of a thread, things got outta hand again. I'd LOVE to hear some of...

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Tnevz 3 days ago
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I know this is bad practice from what I have heard and in theory it definitely makes sense. My case is this though..I make...

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DAH 3 days ago
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As a producer, do I really need to make my beats loudness similar to mainstream tracks? Personally, I don't because I think my...

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JR Mastering 3 days ago
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So i had a Yamaha motif back in the day and sampling on that thing was amazing, so full and rich as well as depth and clarity(was...

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atma 4 days ago
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Currently tracking mostly urban vocals (rap and r&b) U87ai >blue Robbie>wa76>eqp-wa>pure2>daw. Trying to...

rollin weight
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Dayo 4 days ago
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I just ordered my first beat tag and am excited to use it. Which parts of the song should I put it on to avoid piracy? How many...

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chris carter 4 days ago
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ginsuthaironchef 5 days ago
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His stuff is INSANE. One song really caught my attention -- "BRB", mainly the intro keyboard sound and arp. I know it...

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atma 5 days ago
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So, The Weeknd has come out again to prove himself as most likely the most interesting pop artist to come out in the last 15...

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sfilipee 5 days ago
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Greetings, I just got put on to the MPC Black, has anyone else gotten this? It looks delicious and I am definitely looking at...

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Acidizer 5 days ago
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hi I'm trying to re-create a 90's style studio but i like to work with the digital equipment too. The computer is more for...

Olskool Bwoy
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Martel80 1 week ago
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I need a hardware MIDI sequencer to use with Ableton Live. That is: Live would be handling all the audio and plug-ins while a...

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bxt403 1 week ago
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Hopefully someone can help as this issue has been driving me nuts! I've currently been recording an artist out of my home...

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audiosensi 1 week ago
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MixingChamp 1 week ago
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I APOLIGIZE TO ANYONE WHO FEELS READING THIS THREAD MADE THEM STUPIDER if you have the time please take a moment to read what...

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atma 1 week ago
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Has anyone watched this yet? It has more footage of Dr Dre actually working in the studio and speaking candidly in interviews...

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Quetz 1 week ago
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Goa-Dubs 1 week ago
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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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mp3 1 week ago
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Syrtis 1 week ago
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Is there way to explode individual tracks while exporting audio in song mode?

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CJ Mastering 1 week ago
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Hey since someone I bought a weissklang v17 (very very good micro plug on my sound card audient id 22 but I would like to push...

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goldjungen57 1 week ago
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Hey Guys, I'm currently working on a project and the artist really wants a bass sound similar to Kanye's "Ni**as in...

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Bgtheengineer 2 weeks 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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Lazer Toms 2 weeks ago
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I spend most of my time with lndustrial, Acid and Goa trance genres as well as weird modular stuff... but I'm an old time 90's...

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PHG 2 weeks ago
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I work with an engineer and he prefers to add a little compression to every single instrument saying he has more control over the...

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varun213 2 weeks ago
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Hello Hip Hop Slutz. I am getting the notion to get into vinyl and possibly other turntable rigs again after many years away...

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jm2c 2 weeks ago
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All of DJ Mustard's synth lines are so barebones simple but they sound so freakin fat? How does he do it? I can never seem to get...

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mattg082 2 weeks ago
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mike912 2 weeks ago
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Ok we all know the other method to slaving Pro Tools to the MPC requires us to make a pre roll of 1 bar to give the MPC and Pro...

Adonis Martine
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J Gabriel 2 weeks ago
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So, I have this grungy loop from originally about 10 years ago, that I wanted to recreate from scratch into a full track (please...

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atma 2 weeks ago


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