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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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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…

Why Pop Music is so Unoriginal and Bad

In the world of independent music, as in the world of music in general, it's an unspoken but widely accepted truth that the most successful musicians are usually the ones that have no real flair for original composition.   This might sound like an overly snobbish assertion to make, and perhaps it is an overly…
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How to Write Children’s Songs

Song writing іѕ а probably the best way to express your thoughts and feelings in a creative and musical manner.  It's good for your soul, and it can be a fun process as well. Still, there are certain songwriting rules.  You need tо consider the tune, lyrics and the overall feel оf the song as you…
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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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Young Coconut Artist Bio

Young Coconut is the co-founder of the Fauxtown Records indie record label out of Ontario, Canada and has been associated with many of the bands that have been known to fly the Fauxtown Records banner, such as Binary Forest, Brennan Galley (Fiercemule), The Timeless Void, The Approachables, Mathew Davey, Jerry Grey, J.K. Phil Osé, Chad Casarin, Liv Gains, and…