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Some great info here from a valued and knowledgeable source. you know who you are ;)... While usually copying other copywritten...

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drBill 25th March 2021
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Hi all I'm working on a new business model with a huge lump of fair trade for the composer. I need a bit of market research...

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spiderman 19th August 2019
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In some kind of misguided attempt to attract some of the excellent working writers, producers and mixers in the film and game biz...

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Shockwave 6th November 2015
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I have a question regarding the name displayed with my music in cue sheets, music libraries, etc., with my IPI. Currently, my...

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riffwraith 1 day ago
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I’ve managed to get by with a minimal writing template that incorporates some basic aux sends, instrument busses and mix/vofx...

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drBill 1 day ago
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Does anybody know how to disable the undo command keyboard shortcut when the Omnisphere window is open? John

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jackmack 2 days ago
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Hi guys, with the german GEMA it was/is the case that when you registered with them, that you thereby transferred the...

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Desire Inspires 4 days ago
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Snorktop 1 week ago
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Got an offer to do a full album for Sonoton. I know they are a big house and heard good things about them - could any of you good...

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ohwell 3 weeks ago
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hey guys with all the talk lately of the industry been completely saturated i'm just wondering what are peoples opinions on which...

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curry36 4 weeks ago
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Hi all! I wrote a bunch of production music between 2015-2019, a decent portion of which is still being used, but then kinda...

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telecode 17th August 2022
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Hello friends. I’ve been on YouTube this evening, and found an old Bionic Woman video with a particular sound effect that...

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Frankie Mumbles 16th August 2022
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Just a newbie, I know that there are many websites and socials and business things, VSTs and so to register in, so how many mail...

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jerry123 12th August 2022
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Hello To Everyone and Hope Everybody is Safe, I just got a second email direct from my website from this NRG Agency about...

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riffwraith 9th August 2022
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Apps like Netflix, Hulu, etc. Has there been an improvement in backend royalties at all? Does anyone have concrete numbers...

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riffwraith 8th August 2022
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What are the Best Hardware Tools that Composers use to Enhance Productivity?

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hubercraft 2nd August 2022
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Low budget indie that I also shot, edited, and directed. 13 tracks of Kronos, 1 track Virus TI, 1 track Deepmind 12 keyboard,...

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Scoopicman 30th July 2022
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See subject.. I've watched various videos and seen people use the ancient doepfer pocket fader, a guy from spitfire using the...

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oceantracks 30th July 2022
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Hey everyone, I'm wanting to compose music for a movie trailer and was wondering if there are any movie trailers without...

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danniifka 28th July 2022
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I've usually found that my trailer tracks are heavy in the sub/low end in comparison to well known tracks, and I've been trying...

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riffwraith 27th July 2022
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Once upon a time (in these forums, if I'm not mistaken), I read some advice suggesting artists can join ASCAP as a writer and BMI...

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Resort Records 23rd July 2022
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Do I run into any problems when I use vocal samples from splice for my sync projects?

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riffwraith 22nd July 2022
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For the past two quarters, I received unexpectedly high deposits from ASCAP! One of them though, I'm not sure why... For...

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spiderman 20th July 2022
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A client is having trouble reaching the person who normally handles their sync rights for advertising. Anyone have a...

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Fred Story 14th July 2022
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Recently I was talking to my life-long friend and frequent client about some of the music that was done in my studio. He reminded...

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Kronos147 13th July 2022
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I scored a documentary for Netflix about 3 years ago and was fortunate enough to work on a NON work-for-hire basis, retaining my...

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jblmoon 12th July 2022
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Can someone please explain what is difference of using a resource like Songtrust vs Direct registration with the P.R.O.'s. like...

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davernoise 5th July 2022
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Hi Guys and Girls, I 've been producing for a very long time but just recently started playing around with orchestral and...

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SonicAlchemist 5th July 2022
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Hello, I've been doing prototyping over the past several months. I am now getting ready to release approximately 20 short tracks...

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wamnet 4th July 2022
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I found this thing of quantize all tracks when you do a film score mockup. Many people say that results are good and that most...

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Max Pa 29th June 2022
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Hello, fellow Gearslutz people, I guess I haven't posted anything for a while. I've been lurking around here, enjoying...

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Xavier001 8th June 2022
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Hello, Royalties on most shows fade over time as less people are interested in a show and the shows get replaced by other...

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riffwraith 7th June 2022
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Hello, I am getting ready to join BMI as a production music writer. My goal is to work with standard publishing companies in...

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gearstudent 4th June 2022
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Hi, Does anyone have German detections these days? I usually have detections almost every day till May, but now it's zero...

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SonicMoon 27th May 2022
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hi all. ive been using the ostinatos for a while but just invested in lots of the phrase based libraries. they are great BUT so...

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riffwraith 24th May 2022
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Suddenly I received a large check from ASCAP and an even larger check from Tunecore. They are in the several...

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Trashman 24th May 2022
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Hey all, Just recently watched the 2020 remake of Stephen King's "The Stand", I thought it was pretty good. One of...

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avensis 14th May 2022
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How do you control dynamics in the LPG (Legato/Portamento/Glissando) patches - when the velocity parameter is used to trigger the...

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avensis 14th May 2022
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Hey folks, I register my songs at SESAC both as publisher and writer. So far, I tracked all TV shows where my music is...

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FrankDandrea 6th May 2022
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Hi, Just found their site, but have never heard of them myself. Does anybody here have any experience with them? Good,...

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music4media 3rd May 2022
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Hey everyone. I'm sound effect artist like nature sounds and relaxation sounds. I bought Boost subscription on Amuse but later...

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riffwraith 3rd May 2022
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Ah nevermind, please just delete this thread. It's all a waste of time anyway

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mdme_sadie 30th April 2022
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Hi all, Today I published an open letter to raise awareness of the aggressive devaluation and exploitation that's currently...

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Desire Inspires 21st April 2022
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Hello, I noticed a lot of production music is centered around ostinatos, where a repeating pattern evolves and builds, without...

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allklier 16th April 2022
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In a tricky situation where publisher B wants a track right now, possibly for a theme of a show where I have recreated short...

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sourpatch 13th April 2022
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Hey guys, I'm a studio engineer who has been asked to help with an independent project for film. While I'm very well across...

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gearstudent 8th April 2022
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Not to be a Debbie Downer, but anyone who has created music for media has songs that have been used and have not received...

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Desire Inspires 3rd April 2022
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I'm early in the process of putting together music videos for a few songs I made. I just got Magix Video Pro X 11, but am just...

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PHG 26th March 2022
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Get the in-depth story behind the score for Uncharted, in this interview with award-winning composer Ramin Djawadi - here, he...

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riffwraith 25th March 2022
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For my live productions, I want to add a similar display that has this kind of info. Hans also uses streamers here which I can...

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InnerForceMusic 24th March 2022
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Can someone please explain to me the difference between NTSC, PAL, and HD audio/video formats and why it might be important to...

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session bass 21st March 2022
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I know I sound like an idiot in this post. And I know what site I'm on. Please go easy. Hey all! So I'm a US composer, my...

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riffwraith 15th March 2022
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Desire Inspires 14th March 2022