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

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Weekend 59 minutes ago
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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...

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hamishduke 2 days ago
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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...

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BeefSupreme 3 days ago
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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...

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goodkeys 2 weeks ago
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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....

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riffwraith 3 weeks ago
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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...

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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...

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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...

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Deleted d9803d33c44322b 14th October 2022
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Hi, 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...

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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...

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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...

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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

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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...

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Desire Inspires 20th September 2022
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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...

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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...

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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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Deleted d9803d33c44322b 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