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Producer to DJ?

 I have been producing original music from scratch since age 5 or 6.  Currently at age 31, I will soon attempt the leap from producer to DJ.  It seems to me that in most cases (i.e. Dr. Dre), DJ's are…
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Stanton T.80 turntable - Motor Out!

Sampling old vinyl records from my father's generation has a certain "spice" to it.  It's just more fun.  I have crates of vinyl records from the baby boomer generation in which I sample certain sections, loops, and phrases of the…
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Miktek Microphones

 There are many microphones to choose from when thinking about recording your drum set, vocals, or any musical instrument.  Miktek mics are used up and down Nashville Music Row in Tennessee, and are a great choice.  They use very beautiful…
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Gear Fest 2012

 Sweetwater Sound is having their annual Gear Fest today.  I feel a little bit "geared out" when I see the mobs of people.  Sometimes too much talking is done over "gear," and there isn't much creating.  With all the new…
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Let it Be Hip Hop Remix Video

 This is one of my only, if not the only, music video.  I sampled Paul McCartney's song "Let it Be," or should I say "The Beatles?"  Not sure who owns the publishing rights to this song because the beatles had…
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Music is the Ticket

Music is the Ticket: an original production about how music makes me feel as I get in tune with the beat.  Music does so many things to us.  It is what "emotions" sound like.  I remember writing part of this…