Here's How to Recreate the Smart-as-Hell Sampling from Kendrick's "LOYALTY."
Transforming Bruno Mars into a summer rap banger isn't as hard as you'd think.
Mina on getting that global sound
Specialising in afrobeat, dancehall, and UK funky, London-based DJ and producer Mina is a surefire rising talent within the globalized, dancefloor-driven community. With a couple of EPs on Enchufada, and having collaborated with a whole plethora of artists from across the world, Mina has established a unique take on carnivalesque dance music. To find more […]
5 handy sampling tricks and techniques
Native Instruments has assembled five key videos for those looking to venture into the world of sampling. From laying down boom bap drums to making house music, the following videos are a treasure trove of inspiration and education tips for all. There is no denying that sampling has firmly established itself in today’s musical landscape. […]
Interview: Jan Jelinek
To take a look at the German electronic landscape is to take a look at Jan Jelinek. The producer — responsible for some of the most notable and brilliant albums of German house, techno, and experimental music — has sketched the outlines of his country’s scene across various decades and noms de plume. Like others of his breed, Jelinek’s more recent output has moved toward a logic of abstract composition, away from the glitchy amoebic dance music that defined key records su
Watch a Video on the History of Sampling
Chris Read hosts a seminar on sampling at Point Blank London.
Terror Danjah on banks, beats, and bending samples
East London producer Terror Danjah is a heavyweight in the UK scene. With a career stretching back to the underground’s halcyon days of drum and bass and later grime, he’s revered industry-wide for sharp productions which pendulum between stripped back, biting war tunes and sultry, layered R&B. All with the instantly recognisable Terror Danjah tag. […]
Out of the archive: Meow Meow talks sampling -
Having started with a big love for breakcore, rave and tekno music, producer Meow Meow (NL) melts various styles together by combining them with samples of all kinds. What does sampling mean to you? There are many interesting aspects to sampling. A sample captures a moment in audio, like photography does with visual matter. And … Out of the archive: Meow Meow talks sampling Read More »
4 Sampling-Mythen, die in die Vergangenheit gehören | LANDR Blog
Die Wahrheit über den Einsatz von Samples. Bei Samples ging es schon immer um Kreativität und musikalische Innovation. Sie sind wichtige Tools, insbesondere dann, wenn man ein wenig kreativen Treibstoff für die DAW braucht. Doch es gibt so viele Fehlinformationen in Hinblick auf Samples, dass man schnell zu dem Schluss kommt: lieber bleiben lassen. Es …
Mashup DJ Girl Talk Deconstructs Samples From Feed the Animals
In the modern laptop era, any monkey with Pro Tools can make a mashup. But Pittsburgh-based computer maestro Girl Talk (known to the IRS as Gregg Gillis) has turned the cut-and-paste process into a jams-packed jigsaw puzzle. His latest album, Feed the Animals (released digitally in June with hard copies out September 23), brims with […]
“Metall auf Metall” als Zitat – Sampling-Streit vor dem Landgericht München
Aufarbeitung eines Urteils des LG Münchens; LG München – 33 O 15792/16 von Konstantin Hondros und Georg Fischer Nach dem Sampling-Urteil des Bundesverfassungsgerichts (BVerfG) im Mai 2016, da…