Today we break down Olivia Rodrigo’s smash hit “Drivers License” to show how she uses much more than lyrics to tell her heartbreak story.
Tag: modern pop
In this new video from Kimbra’s course on Soundfly, the pop singer explores how important it is to develop one’s own artistic vocabulary.
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Using processing tools like EQ, delay, reverb, and compression, here’s how to get a solid mix on your lead vocal takes in just a few steps.
With the entire world confined to our homes these days, we’re featuring our 9 favorite bedroom pop artists hitting the internet in 2020.
Soundfly student songwriting producer Allie Alvarado reflects on how her recent session helped her think like an engineer while writing.
I’ve studied Kimbra’s vocal techniques for years, here are some of the things she does that all singers can learn from and improve with.
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