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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
replies: 5,995 views: 343,654
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TomPaul 5 hours 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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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
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s wave 16 hours ago
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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
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newguy1 1 day ago
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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
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kevola 1 day 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
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Herr Weiss 3 days ago
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Belong by Somasu | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Somasu
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Somasu 4 days ago
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Belong by Somasu | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Somasu
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Somasu 4 days ago
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Just curious about a certain scenario. Could a person who writes just chord progressions for another songwriters lyrics and...

Sagicorn35
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Sagicorn35 5 days ago
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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: 17 views: 1,389
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ameliastone 1 week ago
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I pay my producer upfront. I come into his studio with fully written songs, on a few he has removed say a verse or half of the...

sirenety
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ejsongs 1 week ago
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Hi all, I've posted here about my blog before, but I recently started a separate micro-blog as a way of salvaging my Top40Theory...

top40
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top40 1 week ago
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Hey guys heres a song I cowrote and produced for The Band Of Liars. The lead singer is the girl who sang he song Smile with...

mintytowel
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mintytowel 1 week ago
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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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ckbones 1 week ago
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Hi fellow slutz, how about discussing some books, which are inspiring or even changing our work and thinking as songwriters?...

Carsten Kaiser
replies: 22 views: 1,464
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MyBackPages6 1 week ago
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I Wish I Could by Somasu | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Somasu
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MyBackPages6 1 week ago
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I just wanted to share a great resource that I use in my playing and songwriting when referencing chords from basic to extended....

MyBackPages6
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MyBackPages6 1 week ago
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Hey guys, hope somebody can help me! I run a small recording studio and have many clients who are rappers in the Hip-Hop...

ItsMisterVee
replies: 17 views: 805
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biscuitdough 1 week ago
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Pigeon City And Chicky Wicky The Rubber Chicken - It's Party Time by Pigeon City Chicken | Free Listening on...

Music Bird
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Music Bird 1 week ago
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I hate using plugins, but I don't have money/room for too many instruments.

goom
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Music Bird 1 week ago
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Hi guys, I wrote this song on a beat that was produced by MdL, who's known for producing What Do You Mean for Justin Bieber....

Soufyen
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Joseph Reeves 1 week ago
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Professional songwriting. I hear you. What do you mean by that? Since my studio is done, mixing and songwriting skills are...

Musician
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Musician 2 weeks ago
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Hello everyone, hereby a link to four songs by means as a demo for a full album. It has to be mixed properly. At the moment...

Lvismydad
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Lvismydad 2 weeks ago
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Hey, I have started a songwriting giveaway of the songwriting tool MasterWriter. I have used MasterWriter for years and it the...

antepop
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antepop 2 weeks ago
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Good morning . Some good company name that deliver construction kits for metal ? Big fish audio have wav kits but i think is...

Digital coconut
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Digital coconut 2 weeks ago
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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
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gvdv 2 weeks ago
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Hi all, I recently put out a new song and am looking for constructive feedback. Objective opinions would be much...

jimmyhots
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Sharp11 2 weeks ago
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Hello, guys! We're searching for a person that can write lyrics for a good song, we need it in FRENCH , style -...

ELRadu
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ELRadu 2 weeks ago
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Hello everyone I'm an English man that believes in the spiritual aspect of existence and I want to experiment with this! So...

Val_Verrel
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Val_Verrel 2 weeks ago
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I’ve been trying to write an intro section for a song and was wondering if anyone might have any suggestions. The song tells a...

Atlanta Bliss
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Atlanta Bliss 3 weeks ago
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Hi guys :) I did this track a while ago https://soundcloud.com/blerimluma/run-away-2nite Do you think this is a...

oXis
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Bart Nettle 3 weeks ago
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You Don't Know Me by Somasu | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Somasu
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clydetower 3 weeks ago
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Goodbye by Somasu | Free Listening on SoundCloud

Somasu
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Somasu 3 weeks ago
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These chords are so strange sounding, it's almost hard to imagine what songs might actually use them, even though there is one in...

wakestyle
replies: 145 views: 34,219
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LiveFree 4 weeks ago
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I'm reading a book about arranging for horns and I just found things like: Suggested dynamic range is h to m. Suggested...

tatocarvalho1713
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tatocarvalho1713 4 weeks ago
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Let me just start by saying that I am aware that the best way to know the struggles of playing an instrument is to actually play...

IgneousRay
replies: 29 views: 1,754
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Snapchat2314715 4 weeks ago
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I understand tension/climax etc can be created in performance, mixing and arrangement. But here I am talking about theory / notes...

Jonas
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Jonas 4 weeks ago
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It's a new video platform called bit.tube It has decentralized hosting so videos cannot be downloaded/pirated and on top of...

Jose
replies: 19 views: 1,235
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Desire Inspires 4 weeks ago
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Hello, guys! We're searching for a person that can write lyrics for a good song, we need it in FRENCH :), style -...

ELRadu
replies: 0 views: 337
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ELRadu 15th October 2018
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Hello, Guys New Here So one thing i have been noticing a-lot of people even though i am by no means a world class producer is...

Keyboardchikz666
replies: 18 views: 1,129
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themiracle 14th October 2018
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Hi all, This week I took my first crack at making an infographic - about pentatonic scales and why they are so prevalent in pop....

top40
replies: 7 views: 643
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top40 13th October 2018
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OK, let me explain what I mean by that title. I've recently started a new free podcast (Project Studio Tea Break) where a friend...

triviul
replies: 16 views: 962
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newguy1 10th October 2018
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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: 17 views: 985
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js1 10th October 2018
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Hey Got three common time signatures. What are your time signatures you write in? https://youtu.be/d8fMLzV_2ns

antepop
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bainmack 8th October 2018
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Hi all… I am looking for recommendations for lyric scrolling apps and controllers for iPad. I have seen people using...

Mr. Kelly
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davem163 8th October 2018
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After studying for some time this issue(432Hz vs. 440Hz) I came to the conclusion that: 1. Most producers(99,9%) have no idea...

AndreiPiatra
replies: 548 views: 10,505
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AndreiPiatra 8th October 2018
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Hey guys as you know Lorde has gone gang busters at the moment and has been nominated for 4 grammys and the 1st women in 17 years...

stclair
replies: 270 views: 18,090
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Radial185 8th October 2018
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Hi all, not sure if this is the right place to post. I am working on a loop and I would like to add a certain hit/sound at...

JxCx
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Owen L T 6th October 2018
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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: 39 views: 11,457
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howamused 5th October 2018
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It's been a while Slutz.:lol: Some of you I fondly remember from many discussions. I have a new user name because I'm not the...

swaytowngina
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Pete J 29th September 2018
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First time poster here so apologies if I have broken any rules! I’m a singer songwriter who also plays piano. I’m lucky...

guideheart
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pencilextremist 29th September 2018
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I imagine many of you are familiar with David Bowie's songs. With his passing I'm getting more into his stuff and I took a look...

HarryDelmarva
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Macky 29th September 2018

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