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Get Yourself Out There: Part 1 – Setting Up A Record Label

Making that jump from the first few tentative SoundCloud free-download EPs to getting signed to a label is one of the toughest stages on the road to …

Alex Turner: His 35 Greatest Lyrics So Far

Over the last decade, Alex Turner has proven himself to be one of Britain’s finest lyrical wordsmiths. Here’s 35 examples of the Monkey mainman’s …

How to Get the Perfect Kick Drum

Kick drums form the foundation of dance music – whether it’s a booming 808 to rumble subwoofers or a snappy LinnDrum to cut through the densest of …

11 Vital Books for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From 2011 to 2013, I read 197 books. I read about history, physics, science, health, world travel, space exploration, the ocean, fitness and mathematics. I read bestsellers, classics and unknown authors. However, the underlying foundation …

Self-improvement

29 Recipes Every Millennial Should Know

You’re in the real world now. That means it’s time to cook like the young professional you are. If you’re clueless and without any cookbooks, have no fear. Cooking is easier than you think, and you can whip up some gourmet meals in no time. Spoon University is here to help with easy recipes that’ll …

Bread

Build A High Quality 1080p/60fps Gaming PC For $750 (Benchmarks Included)

In 2015 we’ve explored building your own compact, budget 1080p gaming PC. Now it’s time to lower the difficulty and ramp up the power with a new DIY $750 build, a quiet gaming system that finds Nvidia and AMD joining forces to deliver an awesome balance between performance and price. What kind of …

Computer Hardware

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ISPs

Hear Virgins Singer Donald Cumming Channel Tom Petty on 'Game of the Heart'

New York artist says that his debut solo album, 'Out Calls Only,' will be "as sincere as possible"<p>When the Virgins broke up in 2013, frontman Donald …

8 Great YouTube Clips of Jack White—and a Few of Meg, Too

<b>Jack White</b> is set to play a sold-out show at Madison Square Garden this evening—proof that he is one of the biggest rock stars around. And maybe one of the last: In a sea of heavyweight rappers and blockbuster pop stars, White is one of the few artists of his generation who can hold a venue so big …

Building Your Own Soft Mastering Chain

In dance music, it’s all about how a song hits in the club, so often DJ’s will play their creations in progress during a set or give early versions …

Music Production

How are the Headline Acts at the Top UK Festivals Booked?

What goes on behind closed doors as bookers slug it out for the best headliners.<p>We’re currently in the early stages of the festival line-up announcements, with enough high profile slots still to be confirmed that everyone can still save their overdraft, deludedly convincing themselves that the last …

Festivals

Premiere: Girl Friend - 'Stop'

Still extremely new – the band formed less than 12 months ago – <b>Girl Friend</b> seem to have arrived with their sound complex, exact, …

6 Best Places For DJs To Get Acapellas Online

You know how it is. You want to create your very own mashup of that great new track that just topped the charts a few days ago, just like all your …

SGA1566 - Free Tube Saturation VST/AU Plugin!

<b>SGA1566</b> is a freeware vintage tube preamp emulation in VST/AU plugin format for Windows and Mac based digital audio workstations, released by</i> …

Mixing Sub Bass (FFL!)

The Ultimate Guide To Mixing Vocals

Before we get started, I have to make it clear that this tutorial will work with whatever DAW you’re using. You could be mixing vocals in Pro Tools, …

The Essential Guide To Levels

Whether you produce entirely in the box or use a wealth of outboard gear, understanding levels is a must. From decibels to headroom, Bruce Aisher …

Music Production

Is Danger Music the Most Punk Genre Ever?

It will deafen, shock and potentially kill you.<p>If your idea of threatening music involves a bunch of sweaty punks pushing each other until someone gets something in their eye, then prepare for a perspective shift, as we introduce you to ‘danger music’.<p>If there's one movement in music that truly …

Vietnam War

FM Electric Piano

Moving forward with our examination of FM synthesis, we show how to create a classic electric piano patch in NI’s FM8. This is the basis of countless …

Music Production

Free 808 Bass Drum Samples By The Boom Boutique (WAV)

Newly launched online store <i>The Boom Boutique</i> has announced the release of <b>Transistor Kicks</b>, a free collection of <i>Roland TR-808</i> kick drum samples in WAV …

Free Sam Smith "Stay With Me" Acapella And Dry Vocal Stems Released By Aiva

UK based singer Aiva has released a free collection of dry <b>vocal stems</b> from the acapella cover version of <i>Stay With Me</i> by Sam Smith, announcing a …

Stereo Buss Masterclass with David Glenn

An Introduction To FM Synthesis

Often dismissed as overly complex, FM synthesis isn’t necessarily as difficult to get to grips with as its reputation might suggest. Join us as we …

Music Production

We Asked a Psychologist How Fame Fucked Over Robin Thicke

Did the feminist punchbag only sell 530 copies of his album because of arrogance? Or because he's shit?<p><i>A chart illustrating how many copies of</i> Paula <i>sold during its first week, compared to some more flops. Click to enlarge. (Graph by Georgia Weisz)</i><p>Robin Thicke’s latest album only shifted 530 copies …

Albums