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Huge props to the Gearslutz Gods for providing this forum! This is a thread to post rough demos of songs, for critique NOT of...

pinkheadedbug
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wagtunes 1 hour ago
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a 'finished' demo thread which would include comments on performance. This would be for demos which are intended to go to...

Blast9
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Unclenny 2 days ago
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People have been asking for a Songwriting Forum for a long time! kfhkh

Jules
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HSA7 22nd February 2014
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Why do you create song and music? This is an interesting topic and would like to know why you do it? I do it for a variety of...

s wave
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TheRealSPH3 5 hours ago
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Just thought I'd start a thread where we could discuss methods you use when...

SentryRR
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lionaudio 22 hours ago
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Hello, I hope this is no insult to anyone, but I don't know how to write a song. Yesterday or maybe the day before...

Eggiebertus
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badmark 2 days ago
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Looking for the most analog sounding orchestral pack with lots of body and timbre, perhaps under $500. Right now I just use...

goom
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goom 3 days ago
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I currently work with some songwriters writing country rock. YouTube We are of certain age and believe our music would be best...

Pip
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Pip 3 days ago
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This thread is a time machine constructed for the purpose of revisiting and reimagining the 1980's songwriting scene, an...

eldon2975
replies: 347 views: 26,023
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Herr Weiss 4 days ago
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After 5 long years MasterWriter 3 will come out shortly according to their Facebook page. I remains to be seen if any new...

J.Good
replies: 41 views: 12,002
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Achilles 4 days ago
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I'm a singer/guitarist/bass/keys player who likes all types of music, but my favourite style and chosen direction at a given time...

liamhutch89
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Polymorphia 4 days ago
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Hi! May anyone suggest where I can hire a Lyric writer for commercial song? Please give me links (popular sites ) for this...

maksitto
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Toddskins 4 days ago
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Hello there, I would really like to get some honest opinions about those two piano pieces. The quality of tracking itself...

_._
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bainmack 1 week ago
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My skills can be heard in that song... YouTube I have composed maybe 50 songs. If needed, I can post some more samples. Would...

huberkinky
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s wave 1 week ago
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I want to hire (pay and contract with) a 'professional producer' to produce my songs to a 'commercial' standard. But have no idea...

Davadija
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Dave Polich 1 week ago
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Hi Fellas, when it comes down to composing, or songwriting, im aware that there are plenty of approaches. A drummer for...

ShnappyTwo
replies: 11 views: 864
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PuggaMahone 1 week ago
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Okay, so I don't mean this to be one of those threads about the issue that 50% (guessing the other half has a hard time getting...

Paratriplel
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Paratriplel 1 week ago
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The usual apologies if this has come up before. I just came out of a little rabbit hole & wondered if there was a simple...

thechrisl
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theblue1 1 week ago
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I'm kind of out of my element for the songs I'm having to produce for this singer-songwriter. I scouring for popular tracks that...

goom
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s wave 2 weeks ago
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Hello, I’ve been trying to identify what this synth sound is called and where can I find it YouTube It can be heard...

Ernestlopez36
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Muser 2 weeks ago
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Hey, I'm a drummer here with a great home studio for tracking my live drums. I'm looking for someone I can collaborate with...

ericsvizeny
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cwillms 2 weeks ago
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The artist presumably being yourself, but not necessarily. I ask because I played one of my new things for the handful of people...

Brent Hahn
replies: 30 views: 1,662
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newguy1 2 weeks ago
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Hi there, We are amateurs on video but music we can better. The song is produced in Cubase 9.5 Pro and some vst plugins like...

ripoff
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ripoff 3 weeks ago
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Any music producers using one to get their music out and heard? Someone suggested I get one

that1dude
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that1dude 3 weeks ago
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Next of Kin by Somasu | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Somasu
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Somasu 3 weeks ago
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liv4ree 3 weeks ago
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Its that time of the year again, and I've had this half written in my head for a number of years now, but my other half insisted...

aaronsmith
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aaronsmith 3 weeks ago
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I usually just listen to it over and over trying to imagine other instruments and their counter melodies/rhythms, but it's tough...

goom
replies: 12 views: 762
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Dave.R 3 weeks ago
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Time to repost this Gearslutz classic:...

creegstor
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Brent Hahn 10th December 2018
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Hi Everyone I write my own stuff and have always done so, i record all the instruments etc, kind of in the goo goo dolls...

trock
replies: 36 views: 2,222
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theblue1 7th December 2018
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Got a quick and ******** question. Would it be too much for a song to have every basic rhythm instrument playing a counter...

Sagicorn35
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Sagicorn35 5th December 2018
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Has this ever happened to you? You work and work at it and then it just clicks? I would say for the past month that something in...

Chris Lago
replies: 28 views: 2,545
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brockorama 4th December 2018
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How to Write --- "A broad nibbed stubbed pen " --- A hit every time kfhkh RULES from the 20's

cjogo
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bill5 4th December 2018
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For quite a while I used Guitar Pro to make scratch tracks, now I've started writing again I bought the upgrade to GP6 and I'm...

ShadowAMD
replies: 18 views: 1,865
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happywheelsgame 3rd December 2018
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Hi, hopefully I am in the right subcategory. I make music with a partner, and want to specify the ownership of each song...

Bionic_Beats
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Bionic_Beats 3rd December 2018
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Hello all! This is my journey towards formulating new musical sounds and themes would love to hear...

Val_Verrel
replies: 0 views: 392
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Val_Verrel 3rd December 2018
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As I am unfairly banned from the "Post Your Rough Demos' thread, I decided to give my opinion anyway. I do hope I am not...

Herr Weiss
replies: 10 views: 945
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Herr Weiss 2nd December 2018
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An artist I work with wants to release a song we did together, I did all the production. The songwriting is split 50/50. On...

mat1
replies: 4 views: 526
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mat1 1st December 2018
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Returning after a long absence - hello! I jumped back into writing after taking a few years off - not planned - but for lack...

cwillms
replies: 47 views: 1,234
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Sniff 30th November 2018
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Can someone show me how to find threads/posts that I created? Idk if my sht got deleted or I didn't post it I'm lost lbvs...

smproducer7
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smproducer7 29th November 2018
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I've recently been contacted by producers asking me to topline for their tracks. I've come up with the melody and lyrics and sent...

ckbones
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Sagicorn35 28th November 2018
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LaunchPad Mini is $80 this week and I thought maybe it's a good time to try it out for playing around with song ideas.

goom
replies: 5 views: 529
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Sagicorn35 28th November 2018
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Hi guys, do you know any contemporary songs which are using variations of the 60s-like uptempo beat you find attached? I'm...

Carsten Kaiser
replies: 17 views: 1,148
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s wave 27th November 2018
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Hi i was wondering if u guys know of any good tutorials or lessons on writing hooks/chorus.. vocal melody? is there any tuts...

rockstarforlife
replies: 22 views: 3,970
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s wave 27th November 2018
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...or vice versa. I just browsed through a few songs this morning, and there are a few I keep coming back to but really can't...

Labs
replies: 12 views: 1,663
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newguy1 27th November 2018
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Pigeon City Chicken | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Music Bird
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Music Bird 25th November 2018
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Hi all! This video captures the imagery and lyricism deep in the depths of my mind and soul. Hope you connect to it. Would love...

Val_Verrel
replies: 2 views: 459
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Val_Verrel 24th November 2018
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I Heard That You've Lost Your Mind by Somasu | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Somasu
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Somasu 21st November 2018
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Having produced for almost 3 years now, all my tracks have been practically free of vocal/lyrics. My goal is to get signed by a...

Lobstar
replies: 41 views: 8,507
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yosserten 21st November 2018
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I hate using plugins, but I don't have money/room for too many instruments.

goom
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cwillms 21st November 2018
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There's a vein of super vibey songs that run through the classic rock sound, quite possibly my favorite sound out there. I've...

newguy1
replies: 20 views: 1,255
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newguy1 19th November 2018
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Belong by Somasu | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Somasu
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Somasu 15th November 2018
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Belong by Somasu | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Somasu
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Somasu 15th November 2018

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