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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...

narcoman
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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...

narcoman
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Shockwave 6th November 2015
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Hi, First of all - I'm still learning the basics of orchestration. I am far from a professional. :) I'm using EastWest...

Boberg
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Desire Inspires 3 days ago
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Hello to all and Happy New Year, I’m a musician based in the USA and I’m looking for a bank that has no wire transfer fees....

Melvinmars
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riffwraith 6 days ago
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Hello, i'm coming from 'regular' music; writing and producing tracks that mostly get released on indie labels, on physical &...

Broader
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boombapdame 1 week ago
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Currently i'm studying the ins and outs of the library music world and one of the things i'm starting to read into are cue...

Broader
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Broader 1 week ago
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Hello everybody, hope you will have a blessed 2023! Currently there's a thing that i am trying to figure out regarding music...

Broader
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BeefSupreme 2 weeks ago
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1- Do film composers watch the film before signing the contract? Can I see the full movie or at least the film script, or the...

Max Pa
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minko.kalsbeek 2 weeks ago
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And so we move closer towards pennies replacing pounds re performance royalties in the UK. This is very...

JJAM
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Desire Inspires 2 weeks ago
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Hello guys! Here is a song (it is in russian) - https://youtu.be/EJkc-8qg4rA?t=22 Help me to identify the synth used in this...

bitbit
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CFB4 3 weeks ago
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A publishing house with a longtime relationship and weekly deals with Discovery, NBC and several other TV channels has asked me...

tluke
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Poly 3 weeks ago
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What if a director/producer doesn’t want to do a contract with me? Is it enough registering my music to ASCAP/BMI before...

Max Pa
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Poly 3 weeks ago
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It’s time to refresh my string libraries can you help? I have a pop project where I feel that a Philip Glass vibe or...

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GRiFF 3 weeks ago
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I'm a beginner so I don't know anything about this but I heard that is important to partecipate to events and meet new people in...

Max Pa
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Max Pa 3 weeks ago
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Hi all, I'm starting to record an educational tutorial and I have a Shure SM58 for the job. My room is untreated. My...

Weekend
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NorseHorse 4 weeks ago
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I may be picking up some audio work for a TV commercial which states the audio must be 'TV compliant for UK & Australia'. How...

Charb
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mattrixx 4 weeks ago
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Could anyone give me more clarity on the legalities of doing covers? I believe you do not need copyright agreements to do them...

MUSICMUSIC
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riffwraith 4 weeks ago
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I've never actually shared any of my work in a discussion thread before, so just looking for feedback to see how this orchestral...

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Brent Hahn 12th December 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,...

SonicMoon
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DaveKeys 9th December 2022
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Hello, Is there a primer on how to mix for TV, mainly underscore stuff? I've learnt to keep 200-600 Hz somewhat less crowded...

mwarsell
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hamishduke 5th December 2022
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There is something that can really take me out of the flow while making music. I have invested a lot in my Digital Studio and I...

Radiussound
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BeefSupreme 3rd December 2022
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are supposed to come out soon, new etc...I don't know a ton about this and have komplete ult 10, and some 8dio stuff...css seems...

monet
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goodkeys 20th November 2022
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I compose a lot of library production music. Big and epic sounding drums are a recurring request for the tracks I produce....

t89472
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riffwraith 11th November 2022
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Hi all, I have been working in stereo for 20 years and I’m about to start working for the first time on mixing music (for a...

wozi
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wozi 30th October 2022
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Hello everyone! I am planning on finally diving into Samuel Adler’s The Study of Orchestration. I have the 3rd edition and I...

pettah93
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exodia9 23rd October 2022
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Could the news of the day be any worse? No matter how they tried to sugar coat it, this is a bad harbinger for BMI writers and...

drBill
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Deleted d9803d33c44322b 14th October 2022
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Hi, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DKfeic6P6bM did they used side chain compression in the intro for the rain and the...

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future_ 3rd October 2022
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Hello! New poster here, and new music artist. I am writing some scores for my website in motion picture format. I would like to...

BNTKidsStudios
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standup 29th September 2022
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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...

FastMusic
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riffwraith 23rd September 2022
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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...

summit23
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drBill 23rd September 2022
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Does anybody know how to disable the undo command keyboard shortcut when the Omnisphere window is open? John

jackmack
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jackmack 22nd September 2022
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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...

Basti_Muc
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Desire Inspires 20th September 2022
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Seriously? https://variety.com/2022/awards/opinion/oscars-original-score-music-left-off-telecast-1235188124/?fbclid=IwAR0oKGBp2...

riffwraith
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Snorktop 15th September 2022
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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...

implant
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ohwell 29th August 2022
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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 25th August 2022
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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...

ice622
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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...

Micoholic
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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...

Max Pa
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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...

johnemil
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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...

maxiedaniels
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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,...

Scoopicman
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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...

basehead617
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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...

WoodysProduce
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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...

maxiedaniels
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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...

Resort Records
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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?

Radiussound
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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...

genshi
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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...

Fred Story
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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...

Kronos147
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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...

jblmoon
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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...

protools123
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davernoise 5th July 2022

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