how to become a ghost producer

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…
how to record an oboe

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.…
how to make and compose 8 bit chiptune music

How To Make 8-Bit Chiptune Music

The idea to produce sounds using a computer reaches back to early history of computers themselves. The first steps in digital music performance were made in 1951, using the two pioneer computers “CSIRAC” and “Ferranti Mark 1”. Early Chiptune Music A big breakthrough for Chiptune / 8 Bit Music was definitely the game “Space Invaders”,…
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M Audio Key Station 88 II Review

Home recording is becoming more and more important for musicians. With a more DIY approach for bands and producers, it’s important to have some good quality recording equipment. Check the price of the M Audio 88 II on Amazon now The M Audio Key Station 88 II is a perfect example of such equipment, an…
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The Timeless Void – Renewal

Renewal by the Timeless Void is technically the second album release by the band, following the initial debut of Younger Days, which the band themselves consider to be more of a series of demo versions collected together rather than a proper album.  Renewal features a new batch of songs, and a revitalized effort to find…
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The Timeless Void – Younger Days

For some bands, their first foray into recording is often their last.  A number of bands only get to make one album, and then are gone.  For the Timeless Void, their first album, Younger Days, was just the beginning of their journey into the recording of jammed out psychedelic tracks.  Not only that, the band…