Tag Archives: Sounds

Signature Sound Songs

Have you ever noticed how some signature sounds become an indelible part of how a song is remembered?  There are just some unique sounds that are so distinctive, that they become permanently associated with the song, forever.  Any attempt to … Continue reading

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Why You Should Use Other People’s Samples

Sampling is controversial, even thirty years after it became commercially ubiquitous.  Some people fervently believe you should not use other people’s sounds because it is a failure of originality and some sort of theft of the other person’s great sound … Continue reading

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The Best of Times

We often see critiques of music as being too derivative, formulaic, unoriginal, passé or just plain uninspired.  There does seem to be a strange herd mentality at work, where everybody thinks they have to reproduce the latest genre, regardless of … Continue reading

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