A handy guide for using borrowed chords in parallel scales and modes, to make your chord progressions more refreshing and unpredictable.
Tag: Soundfly Basics
It’s not hard to break out of predictable chord patterns with a new mindset on harmony, and a bit of easy help from secondary dominants, too.
What exactly is a record label, and how do you know if you should partner with one to publish your music? We cover these basic questions in today’s post.
Learning to read or write music? Here’s a quick guide to making chords within the various scales and modes you might encounter in music theory.
A quick look at what quantizing is, and when or when not to use it when making beats, producing tracks, and mixing songs.
Learning to read or write music? Here’s a quick-yet-deep primer on how key signatures work across major, minor, modal, blues and other tonalities.
What are the differences between these three forms of volume adjustment, and when to use each of them in your mixing process? We answer that and more here.
One thing’s for sure, we don’t work miracles. Learn about what music publicists like me do and don’t do for our clients, and how we can help you too!
Here’s a quick lesson on songwriting perspectives with advice on how to choose your lyrical point of view when starting to write.
We caught up with the “Sample Clearance Queen” herself, Deborah Mannis-Gardner, to discuss how to make beats the legal way (and avoid and issues).