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9TH WONDER INTERVIEW- The Art of Sampling

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9TH WONDER INTERVIEW- The Art of Sampling

“It’s never the machine but it’s the man behind the machine.” - 9th Wonder The interview below was first published by Soul Culture TV in April 2009. Why are we shedding light on an interview from 10 years ago you may ask yourself? Well firstly it's with an absolute legend of the game, producer, record executive, DJ, lecturer, and rapper, 9th Wonder. Secondly the points he raised are still valuable to musicians and aspiring producers today. In this short interview he discusses how he got his break, the music he was putting out and the art of sampling. 9th also...


Tips For Chopping Samples

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Tips For Chopping Samples
Chopping is the art of editing, trimming and dissecting your samples ready to load and play in your beat. It typically involves adjusting the start and end points of your audio sample but the deeper you go in the process the more complex our chopping method can go. Lets have a look and some of the different techniques we can use when chopping our samples and some tips we can utilize. Lets get to it.

Tips For Better Low End

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Tips For Better Low End
Want to add more clarity to your mixes? Want your beats to have more impact? If your music lacks some of the punch and power of professional mix and masters then it could be time to fix your bottom-end. Continue reading for some pointers on what tools to use to get a rock-solid low end, your listening environment and some Kick drum and sub bass mixing techniques.

Inspiration and where to get it?

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Inspiration and where to get it?

Ever worked on a really inspiring project? Have you felt that surge of collective energy and momentum inspiration can bring to both the individual or groups of people involved? Simile have you ever worked on something and felt completely uninspired and that drain it can have on the way you feel trying to get it done?   Now thinking about that in terms of making music we can quickly see that inspiration is a pretty vital ingredient in the creative process. With it you can demonstrate your imagination to its fullest potential, without it can feel like a trying process...


Five Of The Best Blogs For Music Producers

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Five Of The Best Blogs For Music Producers
At The Wavediggerz we like to give credit where it's due. With that in mind and our continued effort to provide you with the very best tools to enhance your music production process, we would like to present you with our top five blogs for music producers. So in no particular order lets get into it.