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Sticky: Why Dynamic Mics Like the SM7 Can Be A BAD Choice After seeing threads about "Who's your favorite producer" and "Best Beats of 2013". I've decided to...TonyBelmont (
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Sticky: The Wu Tang and Timbaland Studios - TonyBelmont As some of you may know... for the last 15+ years, I have worked very closely with a lot of...TonyBelmont (
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27th March 2016
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Mpc software as a daw??? I recently purchased a mpc studio and I am very new to this.I'm trying to learn all I can and want...Downtime_1 (
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Freebie: My Analog Processed Kick-Snare Sample Pack It's been a minute since I've posted to GS because of my busy career and all (no complaints). Just...TheDawg

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Advice On Finding Good Drum Samples I have been producing for about one year now on fl studio and am currently switching over to...swish311

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FL Studio vs Ableton Workflow I know that it is all about the person using it but I wanted to know which DAW everyone thinks has...chandelierbeats

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Reason 9 any problems for offline producers? Greetings, has anyone had problems with Reason 9 using their offline computer? They seem to not...danoc (
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2 hours ago
By PettyCash
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Will the Recording Revolution's low end mix theory work in hip hop ? I was on Recording Revolution YouTube Channel and i saw this video on how to get the correct...Lesley10

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best reverb plugin hands down uhhhhhhhhh.... what is it. Not crazy about the waves.irthwirm (
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5 hours ago
By danoc
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Facebook Groups? Hello, Can any of you point out good Facebook groups for producers / beat makers? Most of the...DesmondA

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Audio Interface, wich one will i need for these tasks and other questions Hi, Next week I will start an Ableton course using a Macbook Pro (because of the portability) as...Tomas ECK

8 hours ago
By drethe5th
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Help me I.D. this snare sound Hello. Needing some help identifying this snare sound, I hear it all over the place in Trap, Jersey...th902

17 hours ago
By AGObeats
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3 Ways I've Learned To Avoid Or Get Over Writer's/Beat Block Hey what’s going on? I just wanted to share some of the ways I’ve gotten over writer’s/beat block...djtaynoel44

21 hours ago
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What's your vocal plug-in chain? I'm using Pro Tools 9 and just looking to mess around with other chains... I don't really stick to...T.Moore

1 day ago
By Eddsta
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MPC1000 MPC2500 JJOS3 JJOSXL Looping recorder mode - bugs, feature and use come at me Fam! So I know there are a few JJOS users here, and want some feedback about a...Bliprock

1 day ago
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Who sells an 808 pack where each 808 is LABELED with the PITCH of it? still haven't found a good answer: Who has a big pack of 808's for sale WITH THE PITCH labeled of...ddeez

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Help Identifying These Three DrumBreaks From A Sample C.D. Can you help identify these Three Drum Loops from Scarface Records Classic Breaks & Beats Volume 2...1995boy

2 days ago
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Deep, low bass that still sits betweek 40-100k Let me just start with: I know arrangement has a lot to do with it. I've read for years that in...sfilipee 1 Attachment(s)

2 days ago
By MrCarloB
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Layering breakbeats & 808/909 kicks - any EQ/filtering tips? Hi, I've read a bunch of threads and tutorials on this, but still having problems layering...alligatorlizard

2 days ago
By alligatorlizard
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88 vs 73 vs 61 I'm thinking if I buy a Kronos and have it the rest of my life 73 key would be better off than 61.....Mirrors

2 days ago
By 3rd Degree
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maschine standalone vs plugin i've been running maschine as a plugin with logic pro x. am i cheating myself here on maschines...unorthodoxx1

3 days ago
By Gear Geek
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Where am I bottlenecking? I'm a rapper, and I record myself and mix my vocals. I have an Audio Technica AT4040 going into...AboveRaps

3 days ago
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Ken Lewis 10 Minute Drill Have you guys tried the Ken Lewis 10 min drill? Worth the money to improve your skills. Didn't know...sopre

3 days ago
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Vocal chain upgrade advice - $5,000 budget Hi all, I currently record rap/hip hop vocals through a Senheiser MK4 - RME Babyface - Pro...Gio1994

4 days ago
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Considering the EV RE320 Mic Looking for a mic to be used with Audient iD14 interface. I'm considering getting the EV RE320. It...treeinforest

4 days ago
By treeinforest
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$700 Budget - Best Mic, Preamp, Interface combo Hey ya'll! I'm currently in the process of moving into a new apartment and am lucky enough to have...masonpayonk

4 days ago
By JustJon
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Programming Hi Hats Hi, I've looked on Google regarding the topic of programming realistic drum tracks as this is...mjohnson52

4 days ago
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Free Morcheeba Beat Treats Hello Fellow Gearslutz, Here's the full pack of Kicks, Snares and Hats: ...Paul_G (
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5 days ago
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Trying to get my Head Around ''Double Time'' Sup ya'll I'm coming across more and more sample packs (with supplementary MIDI files) using...JC Biffro

5 days ago
By EspeeTraxxx
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How can I get close to this stab sound? Hi guys, Listening to this track I can hear on the off-beat a stab with a kind of bell sound on...Megamind

5 days ago
By peterpiper0815
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Best open back headphones for mixing I mix hip hop, trap, edm etc. electronic music. Do I need to spend $600 and up a good pair of open...passionmax

6 days ago
By danoc
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The new age of rap (2016) KICK N BASS What's going on all! Let me get straight to the point. Rap production and mixing has changed...CosGod

6 days ago
By DefJeff
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Tascam DP008EX Hey Guys! First, sorry for my bad english, bu I just try it. gooof I have a Tascam DP008ex 8...WEzudemR

6 days ago
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Signal from Output. Peace, I am asking in this thread, has anyone bought and used the software Signal and Rev from...danoc

6 days ago
By Fleer
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How do these Bass slides in fl studio 11? I've been wondering on how to slide the bass smoothly in Fl studio. Every time I attempt to do it,...Izy123

1 week ago
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Gearslutz - Nominate your favorite microphone for recording Rap vocals under $300 Nomination stage When it comes music & audio there is never a ‘one-piece-of-gear-fits-all'...The Press Desk (
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1 week ago
By diogo_c
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J dilla "swing" on his beats I subscribe to a j dilla playlist on spotify and man his music has a beautiful amazing swing.. I...mpcsauce (
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1 week ago
By Mister Karloff
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how to create a dancehall kick? Hi everyone... does any one know how to create a dancehall kick from scratch aside of sampling it...k.g. 1 Attachment(s)

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By mars
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How to get a chorus sounding like this? I'm curious as to how you make the vocals sound like the choruses in the following songs: Jake...acerapz

1 week ago
By acerapz
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What are these chords called? What is are these chords called? It's spread out. I have no idea what these type of chords are...ice909

1 week ago
By Mr. Mulcahy
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Manipulating Stereo Samples In Logic Perhaps someone whos experienced with sampling can help me out here. Im experimenting with this...TikalTrax

1 week ago
By 3rd Degree
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Hip Hop vocal production in Ableton Live Does anyone do a lot of vocal production work in Ableton Live and which of the various Warp modes...JL@SAL

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Moved: How to use EQ properly? acerapz

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How can I make my tracks LOUDER!!! When comparing to mainstream tracks, my tracks just aren't as loud. I always gotta turn up the...808 District

1 week ago
By Newo
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Notching vocals with EQ First let me thank you in advance for your information, if anyone replys. I have a question...Ave. 1 Attachment(s)

1 week ago
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Moved: Schoolboy Q "Blank Face" LP boombapdame

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what VSTi are you using to record,chop and flip samples in your DAW? For those who aren't using Reason,Ableton,Maschine,MPC,etc what are you using to...Renegade204

1 week ago
By raffael77
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Best for Hip-Hop Production: MPC Touch vs Maschine MK2 vs Ableton Push 2 Hi, My name is Tomas, and im from Argentina. It has been like 3 years since i was considering to...Tomas ECK (
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1 week ago
By classictunz
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jairus synth Does anyone know how to get the synth to sing like this? Its not the notes or the timing of the...skiroy

1 week ago
By skiroy
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Mixing headphones Any idea on some really good semi/open-back mixing headphones? I have a o2dac+amp combo so driving...q4q (
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1 week ago
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Best 808/909 samples? anybody have a suggestion/opinion on the best quality 808/909 samples? i'm looking for unprocessed...sasha222 (
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1 week ago
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HipHop forum - What have you done to Ken Lewis and other pros that used to come here? ^^Oh that's why ... My sentiments exactly! Just a word to the wise to keep this forum...2toxic (
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