DR. BEACH‘s Blog
Chords, Atmos, lots of drums - and a nice melody. I think, I‘ve just finished my first track now! Check it out on SoundCloud! I hope this brings a bit of summer feeling to you!
… and you can check it out here: this track is much slower and surprisingly different from the previous one. Many thanks to my coach who advised me how to produce this track!
… on the beach this summer. But now I‘m back and have hired a new coach to learn more about music production. Have a listen!
I have continued working on „A Minor Beach“ as started in April (see older post) - and have arranged the ideas into the full song consisting of 15 different tracks. Still no effects, no final mixing, no mastering, but anyhow…
This week I learned something about side-chaining and kick drums that make other channels pumping to the beat - I‘ve created a quick sampler now, not a full song, yet. Still a way to go….
Seems I have now understood chord progressions and can also make use of my first knowledge about synthesizers - have a listen to April Beach! I haven’t spent much effort on the arrangement as I‘m still focusing on getting the notes and the sound right…
... is the title of my new „song“: based on a classic chord progression in A Minor with an easy melody. Still lots of elements and variations missing, but some progress.
Spring time is coming and it is time for the beach: here is my first song with chord progressions and a change of scales. Looks like I‘m making progress...
Can there be a good song without any cowbells? It took me a while to find out about this important ingredient and created a song with a good portion of cowbells inside.
Hello World, I have made some progress on the sound of my first song - for my ears, the notes seem now fitting much better.
Let me keep you informed from time to time if I make some progress (at all)....