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Rap + Hip Hop engineering and production

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Bender412 6 days ago
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Care to share your techniques for mixing vocals to a stereo two tracks and getting them to sound top 40 billboard...

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chris carter 1 minute ago
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YouTube Hey all! I was just wondering how this producer made the pad (omnisphere?) so watery and sample like. Whatever effects...

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877spy 24 minutes ago
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Hey everybody, can I ask for your help please? I like to produce trap beats on Fruity Loops and there's one problem I always...

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atma 15 hours ago
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I have been literally freaking out from last two days.Kicks on these songs are so loud ,"In your face" , and the body...

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atma 16 hours ago
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Does anyone know what synth/preset was used for the pad in this song, and what was done to it to get it to sound like that? Or...

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alteredchords 4 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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Heyo its me again, yeah I know you'll probably rage at me for making a thread about the more-or-less same topic twice... But...

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Captain 8 5 days ago
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So, we’ve had a few days to listen to it. What do you guys think about the production and engineering of the album?

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Edward Shnapper 5 days 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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tdot 5 days ago
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Hi, I need some advise on what equipment i should get in order to achieve really high quality sounds and industry level...

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kangking 6 days ago
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Hey fellas, Recently, I've been trying to figure out how to have a hard-hitting Kick Drum that also since well with a solid sub...

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elegentdrum 1 week ago
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Recently, I upgraded to Ableton Live 10. As I was installing the new packs, I noticed it had a new set of Beat Tools. Although...

Synth Guru
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oune 1 week ago
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I know this is a pretty pathetic 'problem', compared to most people's problems, but is anyone else feeling overwhelmed by how...

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barryfell 1 week ago
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Hey Guys looking for advice please help =) I wanna add a sub signal generator to a kick for it to have a boomy low end and...

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BoyBlue 1 week ago
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Can anyone help please?. Yeah I know mpc stuff has them but shipping is killer to the UK and I know they're just typical oem...

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rirawin 1 week ago
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Yo! I'm in the market for a new machine. I currently have the Maschine Studio but I feel it lacking in terms of creating drum...

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atma 1 week ago
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I was wondering how I could go about achieving this effect that comes in at about 1:01-1:02 during the snare fill. It sounds to...

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atma 1 week ago
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TjRBIdLt6s8 That sound that appears to be layered over the snare that you can hear closely in the intro doing that little...

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superstupid 1 week ago
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HI guys, so ive been experimenting with my mixes and noticed that mixing at low volumes really does help with making sure...

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deondamage 1 week ago
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jmh 1 week ago
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With the release of Studio One 4, seems like Presonus may have hit a home run. Being a sample based producer and dj, I base...

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atma 1 week ago
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I frequently use a technique in my production where i will take a loop/sample, duplicate it on another track and pitch shift the...

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atma 1 week ago
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Drake - Nothing Was The Same - Noah 40 Shebib And Noel Gadget Campbell ?! Ok so assuming you've heard drake new album ... my...

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GHINII 1 week ago
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Just wondered if any one here has any info regarding the recording techniques and equipment used on some of those classic drum...

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DAH 1 week ago
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Hello all, this week im buying one of these two microphones. little can i find for directly comparing them, and in their stand...

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teamskdm 1 week ago
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I'm fairly ignorant when it comes to hardware and could still learn a lot when it comes to music production, but I'm looking to...

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tdot 2 weeks ago
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Hi guys, I'm new in this forum and this is my first thread. I'm looking for a entry level microphone for rap. Is the blue...

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tdot 2 weeks 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 2 weeks ago
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I’m just getting back into recording I have a Apollo quad that while be here Tuesday, of the two which do you think will give...

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scandal 2 weeks ago
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Looking to get into hip hop production. I was thinking a keyboard w/built in drumpad would be a good starter but I am open to...

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atma 2 weeks ago
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Quality wise for an Bedroom with carpet 13 ft long, 11 ft wide, 7 ft height. A male Hip hop & R&B artist(mostly hip hop...

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walterlopez8 2 weeks ago
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GHINII 2 weeks ago
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This guy Crabtree composes samples. They sound pretty good IMO. Check the story...

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lofisohigh 2 weeks 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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Smack Dammit 2 weeks ago
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TS-12 2 weeks ago
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Hello everyone ! I am a new home studio engineer and I am facing a problem. It has now been about three months I am mixing...

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agentgfunk 2 weeks ago
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Im trying to create my own sample loops like frank dukes, cubeatz, etc. I know they probably use analog gear to achieve that...

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vxnylrules 2 weeks ago
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Hi guys, Fl studio 20 has finally included a feature where you can change your time signature at any moment within your song...

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brockorama 2 weeks ago
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Lookin at the new Akai MPC Live. It seems like Akai just makes new stuff that does what the old stuff does, more efficiently....

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Chaz59 2 weeks ago
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i KEEP hearing it everywhere but i can never remember the track or the artist, but i've finally tracked it...

Hans Island
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ep12 2 weeks ago
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Santana27 2 weeks ago
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Does anyone have a way of pitching audio up, prior to sampling (that doesn't cause artifacts)? I basically want a lossless way...

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romeojesus 3 weeks ago
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As a former SP-1200 and a current S950 owner, all I have to say is..... This is THE drum sampler for grimey boom bap drums!...

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chiptraxxx 3 weeks ago
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how do you make dynamic mix with that? I can automate the vocal and effects but it still doesn't feel dynamic enough for me cause...

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samsoretro 3 weeks ago
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Anyone ever used more than one delay on a vocal at once? For example, a slap delay with a 1/4 or 1/8 note delay at the same time.

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CJ Mastering 3 weeks ago
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Interested in what others are doing, tried Opto mode as another engineer at the studio I work at swears by it, but definitely...

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CJ Mastering 3 weeks ago
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I make trap music. I got sub - Yamaha HS10 or HS8, I forget, but the sub frequencies suck. My room is treated with panels, bass...

808 District
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tdot 3 weeks ago
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Hey everybody! Just a quick question. I'm having trouble getting the sound that I want from the the Nuemann tlm 103. I've had the...

Jay Evan
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elegentdrum 3 weeks ago
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How many of you guys use drum loops in your productions? If you do, do you buy loop cds, use software, etc. I always thought...

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atma 3 weeks ago
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When I try to use the ASR-X to record a midi part or control a drum vst, the midi has a few problems. If I'm controlling a VST,...

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arnoux 3 weeks ago


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