Recently after I remixed a few tracks, some of you guys who follow my doings asked me some questions about remixing. So I decided to give ya a few tips.
If you want to really learn how to remix tracks then you should remix pop songs you like from the radio. Acapellas are easy to come by on the Internet. Just have to hunt them down. Always try to use the highest quality recording you can find. 320 bitrate mp3's or the wav file.
When I say remix, I do not mean throw a beat behind a song. I mean find an acapella. Then either learn how to play the song on your own instrument or find a midi file of the notes and progressions of the melody. Most digital audio workstation's will import the MIDI file for you and place each progression on it's own channel. Depends on the DAW.
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