Drum and Bass production try.

Discussion in 'Production' started by slambox, Jan 2, 2012.

  1. slambox

    slambox New Member

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    Hello all, this is a track i have attempted, im extremely amatuer and only do this for my own pleasure. Id love any input in helping me to raise my game so any critique and thoughts you have regardin my try would be gladly recieved.

    Cheers.

    chris.

    http://soundcloud.com/lazyboy/waiting-for-solstice
     
  2. subprime

    subprime Dysjoint

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    When you mixdown start with the kick, get it peaking at -18, -15 something. Then bring up the snare to match, then bring up the low end, then the other elements in order of importance.
    Try and make the reese more interesting, put your own stamp on it. You seem to have the melody side down on this one, it all works ok.
     
  3. ARTFX

    ARTFX www.artfx-studios.com

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    It sounds a little bit to overly compressed if you ask me, it's now 5 minutes of a wall of sound, you might want to bring in some more dynamic areas in the intro and breakdown. Otherwise still great sounds, although I think the reese could use some more modulation.
     
  4. mistasfx

    mistasfx MISTA SFX

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    yeah just echo'in what the others said. u got all ya shit down, just need to tweak it. stick at it n in like 2 years i can see u making some dutty stuff
     
  5. slambox

    slambox New Member

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    mixing down is hard

    cheers for your time lads
     
  6. mistasfx

    mistasfx MISTA SFX

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    when ure just starting u should always think this 'if u dont understand it, u dont need to know it yet'

    dont try n run b4 u can walk. it takes time and a lot of practice
     
  7. bulletstorm

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    I agree, mixing down is by far the hardest part.
    But you'll get there eventually :)
     
  8. Eternaloptimist

    Eternaloptimist Active Member

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    Mixing down is a bitch :/
    Any one have tips/guides they follow?
    Links?
    Cheers
     
  9. lostnthesound

    lostnthesound Burns Easily in the Sun

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    Do a search of the forum mate. There are several posts about this.

    Cheers.