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How to Become a Ghost Producer

Ghost producing is a very controversial subject in electronic music at the moment. Those who support it make the case that the long term development of an artiste is more important than the artiste being responsible for the music they put out. The other side argues that it is deceitful to trick fans into thinking…
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Best Canadian Country Music Artists 2017

While Nashville might be known for being the country capital of the world, Canada is home to plenty of talented country artists.  Without further delay, here are our top ten picks for best Canadian Country Music Artists of 2017! 10. High Valley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BIlgKuHFePA Hailing from Blumenort, Alberta, High Valley consists of brothers Brad and Curtis…

What are the Main Genres of American Music?

"Good" music means something different to everyone these days, and this is highlighted by the growing number of genres and sub-genres that circulate in both mainstream and underground circles. Most of these genres have evolved over the years due to several cultural and societal influences, and this is why every region of the world has…
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Professional JK-026 Cardioid Condenser Microphone Review

The Professional JK Microphone – J 026 Cardioid Condenser Instrument Mic is a universal microphone that is compatible with a variety of Shure Wireless transmitters. It's meant to be attached to a variety of instruments, including and especially finicky classical instruments. It can amplify the sound for recording or playing over a PA system for…
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How To Record An Oboe

An oboe is a "bright" sounding, double reed woodwind instrument that is somewhat similar to a clarinet, and most often made from wood.  It plays in the soprano range, and can be found playing either solo or with an ensemble.   Like any instrument with a lot of character to its sound, it can be…
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How To Record a Cello with a Mic

Stringed instruments such as cellos can be incredibly hard to mic properly, due to their finicky nature.  There are basically two ways to go about it, and we shall presently explain both methods of recording a cello to you.  In the end, you may want to combine these two methods for an even fuller sound.…
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Young Coconut Song Lyrics

Young Coconut is a Canadian musician and part of the Fauxtown Records crew.  He has written many songs over the years, and this page is dedicated to the lyrics in those songs.  Songs are listed in alphabetical order, and commentary is provided by YC himself. Song: Apple Betty Album: On Sound Stage Mountain Lyrics: Apple…