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[VIDEO] Compressing samples – compression basics

I was recording some samples off records as always and wanted to compress some louder passages before chopping things.
Wanted to do a video of that. So what I’m doing is I’m giving some (slowish) compression to a loud section in the audio whose level I want to bring down.
I also do a real quick aggressive, quick, peak-based compression at the end to squash a pop at the end.

Compressor plugin used: Tokyo Dawn Kotelnikov.

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Links to streaming services

Here’s a list of links to my music on popular streaming services.
They should be very easy to remember.

FANU
• Spotify: https://tinyurl.com/fanuspotify
• Tidal: https://tinyurl.com/fanutidal
• Google Play: https://tinyurl.com/fanugoogleplay
• Beatport: https://tinyurl.com/fanubeatport
• Apple Music: https://tinyurl.com/fanuapplemusic
• Deezer: https://tinyurl.com/fanudeezer

FATGYVER
• Spotify: https://tinyurl.com/fatgyverspotify
• Tidal: https://tinyurl.com/fatgyvertidal
• Google Play: https://tinyurl.com/fatgyvergoogleplay
• Beatport: https://tinyurl.com/fatgyverbeatport
• Apple Music: https://tinyurl.com/fatgyverapplemusic
• Deezer: https://tinyurl.com/fatgyverdeezer

Thoughts to music makers and to music fans

Thoughts to all musicmakers:
We’re all struggling (if you’re trying to get heard, that is). It’s not easy for anyone. Today’s world is so oversaturated, thanks to the internet.
As my distributor put it this week (and they’ve seen the music game since the very beginning):
“Getting heard used to be hard due to the gatekeepers (DJ’s/labels), but that, on reflection, was a good thing, as it restricted the flow at the same time. Now the floodgates are open Continue reading Thoughts to music makers and to music fans