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James Gilsdorf
LoFi HipHop Spotify Playlist Submissions

LoFi HipHop Spotify Playlist Submissions

I've been marketing my music for the last 4-5 years. I've done it all by myself. In the last three months, I have quadrupled my statistics. Here's how to market your music for free. LoFi HipHop This article pertains to instrumental, LoFi HipHop music. You can replicate these methods for other genres. However, if you would like to submit to my Spotify Playlists, I am only accepting instrumental, LoFi HipHop at this time.   The Playlists I've created several, niche playlists that I've been marketing. Instead of marketing my own songs, I simply market these playlists instead. These Spotify Playlists have hundreds of artists on...

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Use Foley Instead of Drum Samples

Use Foley Instead of Drum Samples

The technique used here is using sounds for what they were never intended to be; a drum kit. Foley are the sound effects added to cinema in post-production for an immersive and enhanced audio quality experience. These are the simple sounds like pens tapping, keystrokes on a keyboard, footsteps, leaves rustling, keys on a belt loop, and even a coffee pot brewing. Foley is everywhere and we hardly notice it. However, we would notice when it's gone. A movie without any foley would feel dry and fake. The only sounds would be music and voices; background aesthetics of the real...

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bounce in place logic pro 10.5 logic pro x

The PERFECT Bounce In Place Trick

Get a Perfect Loop when you Bounce in Place in Logic Pro 10.5. A BIP is a render one or more selected audio, software instrument, or Drummer tracks (including active plug-ins and automation on the tracks) to a new audio file.

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Acoustic Treatment

Remember that Acoustic Treatment is NOT the same as Soundproofing. Acoustic Treatment will solve problems within a room. Soundproofing will solve problems outside of a room. Soundproofing is designed to stop sound from entering or existing the room. Acoustic Treatment simply makes the room sound "good". Fixing a room of reflections can be quite costly. It is recommended that 80-90% of the room's surface area is treated. 

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