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Remix Contest: Songwriting avec Ben Sollee et Erin McKeown et, WIN micro Neumann
Rounik Sethi on Thu, June 27th 45 comments
Win a Neumann TLM 102 microphone (worth $700 US) in this MPV SongCraft Remix Contest! Simply log-in/sign-up for FREE, download stems, remix & submit before end of July 31st, 2013.

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Il est temps d'exercer ces neurones remixage et aller sauvages avec le morceau exclusif, "K (pas) w" par Erin McKeown et Ben Sollee qui a été écrit et produit de bout en bout dans le nouveau monospace

Et, bien sûr, vous pouvez gagner un impressionnant TLM 102 microphone (valeur de 699 $ US) gracieuseté de Neumann!

The Neumann TLM 102 Microphone could be yours!

Le Neumann TLM 102 Microphone (700 $ US) pourrait être le vôtre!


Check the video course and learn how the original version was produced in Dubway Studios, New York. Then download the stems and remix the same song. Can you make a better mix, or will you go left field and take it in a completely new direction altogether? The choice is yours! 

Prix

There's fantastic prizes provided by our generous partner, Neumann, who create some of the most mind-blowing instrument and effect plug-ins period. 
  • 1ère place:
  • 2ème place:
  • 3e place:
Whether you win or not, here is your chance to share your musical excellence with the world!

Contest ends on Midnight PST, July 31, 2013. Results will be announced on The MPVHub shortly after! Good luck!

Comment participer

1. Download the stems and get remixing!



2. Upload your finished remixes using the SoundCloud submissions box below. (You'll need a free SoundCloud account).

3. Listen to and vote for your favorite remix entries in the player below.



... and the artists will personally select the top 3 winners. Winners will be announced on (or soon after) July 31st, 2013!

A propos du didacticiel songcraft

Deux chanteurs / compositeurs établi rencontrent pour la première fois. Ils ont un jour de composer une nouvelle chanson. Possible? Vous pariez! Apprendre le métier de la chanson avec Ben Sollee et Erin Mckeown alors qu'ils explorent les profondeurs de leur créativité et émergent avec une chanson évoquant de nouveau.

Ben Arthur, notre intrépide compositeur en mouvement, et son équipe audio / vidéo talentueux Dubway rendus au festival SXSW à Austin, au Texas, pour documenter ce que les auteurs-compositeurs font de mieux: des chansons d'écriture!

L'équipage de Dubway premier arrondi le violoncelliste très talentueux / compositeur / interprète, Ben Sollee. Ensuite, ils se disputaient dans le folk / rock extraordinaire chanteur / compositeur Erin McKeown. Puis ils ont mis en place un gorille, un studio d'enregistrement de salut-technologie dans un condo loué et utilisez Pro Tools et une collection de micros de qualité documenté le processus de l'accouchement d'un nouveau morceau.

Le processus d'écriture est à la fois insaisissable, exigeant et souvent frustrant. Ainsi, lorsque vous ajoutez le temps la pression au mélange, ainsi, il devient carrément fou. Ce cours est conçu pour vous donner un regard intérieur sur le métier de la chanson et les épreuves et les tribulations de la créativité sous le microscope musical. Regardez comme Erin, et les deux Bens littéralement unissent leurs forces pour relever le défi. Vous en apprendrez beaucoup sur les chansons, la collaboration et l'enregistrement en moins souhaitables, les situations non-studio!

Alors, asseyez-vous et regardez ce cours docu-réalité songwriting et apprendre l'art et l'artisanat de l'accouchement et l'enregistrement d'une chanson ... tout en quelques heures!

Regardez ce one-of-a-kind cours vidéo:

https://www.macprovideo.com/tutorial/songcraft-presents-songwriting-with-ben-sollee-and-erin-mckeown



(L to R): Ben Sollee, Erin McKeown, Ben Arthur.

(G à D): Ben Sollee, Erin McKeown, Ben Arthur.


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The TLM 102 is impressive in terms of sound: In the interior is a newly developed large-diaphragm capsule (cardioid) with a maximum sound pressure level of 144 dB, which permits the recording of percussion, drums, amps and other very loud sound sources, for example. Instruments that are not especially loud also benefit from the very fast transient response of the TLM 102. However, its most important applications are in the realm of vocals and speech; a slight boost above 6 kHz provides for excellent presence of the voice in the overall mix. Up to 6 kHz, the frequency response is extremely linear, ensuring minimal coloration and a clearly defined bass range. The capsule has an elastic suspension for the suppression of structure-borne noise. A pop screen integrated into the grille serves to suppress plosives in vocal and speech recording. 

Due to its price and flexible field of application, the TLM 102 is ideal for the home recording and project studio sector, as well as for the broadcasting area, especially when clear lines of sight to the speakers are a priority.

The TLM 102 is available in black and nickel; a stand mount is included.

Découvrez plus ici:

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Termes et conditions

  1. Les candidatures doivent être soumises au SoundCloud Dropbox ci-dessus. Vous aurez besoin d'un compte SoundCloud libre de participer. Nous vous conseillons de pistes soumises doivent être réglés sur «public». Si vous le souhaitez, l'option de téléchargement peut être désactivée.
  2. La date limite pour les inscriptions est minuit PST le 31 Juillet,
  3. Les gagnants seront sélectionnés par Erin McKeown et Ben Sollee et / ou de l'équipe Dubway Studio. La décision des juges est définitive.
  4. Aucune solution de rechange en espèces peuvent être proposées pour les gagnants.
  5. Toutes les marques et logos sont protégés. Tous droits du producteur et du propriétaire de l'oeuvre enregistrée réservés.
  6. Les participants doivent justifient que leurs entrées sont l'œuvre originale et ne portent pas atteinte à la propriété intellectuelle et la vie privée d'un tiers. Vous êtes libre d'utiliser les sons qui ont été créés par vous et / ou royalty free partie soumettant loops.The assume l'entière responsabilité de leur utilisation de tout contenu «friche». Contenu "Non compensée" est défini comme un fichier d'exemple, la boucle audio ou que vous n'avez pas créé, ou que vous ne possédez pas les droits d'auteur de.
  7. Les participants acceptent que leurs entrées peuvent être utilisés, sans droits supplémentaires demandées, en tout songcraft cours vidéo de série associé créée par macProVideo.com, AskVideo.com et l'un de leurs partenaires pour la distribution en ligne et le téléchargement.
  8. Frais d'expédition seront payés par macProVideo et Dubway Studios. Tous les frais d'impôts ou les coutumes locales doivent être payés par le gagnant.
  9. Tous les participants à ce concours seront réputés avoir accepté les règles et les conditions.

Now we're done with the legal speak… Good luck creating amazing remixes!

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Comments (45)

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  • Jimilye
    Hi! Unfortunately I missed the deadline by some hours. When will the next competition be held? This was very fun, learnt a lot! Cheers
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Jimilye
    Reply
  • mainmp
    When do the results come out?
    • 8 years ago
    • By: mainmp
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi dagovitsj, sorry you missed the deadline :( Next contest will coincide with the next SongCraft video course release... a few weeks away I think. Stay tuned to the latest news by subscribing to our newsletter (top right of page) :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi mainmp, The judges are going to start listening to all the entries and carefully pick their favourites. We'll announce the result in the comments here and in a new post as soon as we know :) Thanks and good luck!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • Kunaal Gurbaxani
    Hey Rounik, Any idea when the results will be out?
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Kunaal Gurbaxani
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi Kunaal, The latest info I've got from the artists via the Dubways crew is that we may have the results around the 22nd August... As soon as I get them I'll publish them here at macProVideo :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • Musymei
    Good luck all! Personally i really enjoyed this one :-)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Musymei
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  • Rounik Admin
    And the Remix Contest results are out!! Find out if you won here: http://www.macprovideo.com/hub/mpv-news/remix-contest-results-did-you-win-a-neumann-mic
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
    Reply
  • steveH
    This is a great song and an amazing mic! Am I allowed to join in the contest? Please!!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: steveH
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  • Rounik Admin
    Steve... ha! Good try, but this contest isn't open to any MPV employees ;-) Would love to hear your remix though...
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
    Reply
  • steveH
    Ok. I quit (for a week). Anything for a chance at that mic!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: steveH
    Reply
  • Fajelae
    What tempo is it?
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Fajelae
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi hummersallad, The tempo is 105 BPM.
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • Fajelae
    Thanks!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Fajelae
  • Brent
    i had a great time remixing this track. thanks for a great tune to work on.
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Brent
    Reply
  • Ben Arthur (SongCraft)
    Thanks for the kind words, all. It was a pleasure for us, too!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Ben Arthur (SongCraft)
    Reply
  • Rycrump
    Fun piece to work with. Thank you for the opportunity!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rycrump
    Reply
  • kaoko
    hey macprovideo, this contest is open for french country too ?
    • 8 years ago
    • By: kaoko
    Reply
  • Rounik Admin
    Hi kaoko, Yes! The contest is open for everyone!! :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • kaoko
    ok thanks ;)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: kaoko
    Reply
  • rickmebe
    Are we limited to one remix or can we submit multiple mixes?
    • 8 years ago
    • By: rickmebe
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  • sowhoso
    lyrics?
    • 8 years ago
    • By: sowhoso
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi rickmebe, Ideally, yes. One remix submission per person. :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi Dave, What do you mean by "lyrics?"
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • rickmebe
    I think they would like a written copy of the lyrics. And thanks for the multiple submissions, Rounik. Allows us to do a "standard" mix and then another creative remix which is nice.
    • 8 years ago
    • By: rickmebe
  • Rounik Admin
    Hi ! We've discussed this with the DubWays crew and multiple submission are ALLOWED! Enjoy remixing :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
    Reply
  • Amadeus
    Hi Rounik, Can we add additional instruments, such as percussion? Thanks, Bill
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Amadeus
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  • ROTN
    What's the key to this?
    • 8 years ago
    • By: ROTN
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi Bill, yes you most definitely can! Your remix can be as similar or different to the original as you choose. Use any instruments, loops, sound fx, voices you wish! Enjoy :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi rickmebe, That's an interesting idea. We might do something like that for the next SongCraft contest... No problem! Enjoy remixing this song :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi ROTN, Sorry, I missed your comment yesterday... The key of the song is G major. Good luck :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • Ragicoo
    Could anybody please post the lyrics? I'm not native English speaking and find some parts hard to understand. Thank you!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Ragicoo
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi matde007, Ben kindly provided the lyrics: The sound of metal under strain The rising grid, the swelling plain A match struck in a darkened room And I'm blind My arm is hurting on the train The yarn left on a dwindling skein The blood still thrumming through my veins And she's gone No, no, no Used to be so hard to see through your mind You could have told me, I'd have listened You could have held me,I'd have stayed The least you could do is pretend.
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • Ragicoo
    Thank you!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Ragicoo
    Reply
  • Sybugya
    Hope you enjoy! Thanks!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Sybugya
    Reply
  • alexbiron
    Has anyone noticed that 75 percent of the entries are people combining the stems to make the original song?
    • 8 years ago
    • By: alexbiron
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi Alex, That's fine too... a remix can be literally re-mixing the original song... or a complete overhaul of the song structure, instrumentation and style... It's completely up to you which type of remix you wish to create :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
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  • alexbiron
    Rounik, I see; thanks for clearing that up. There sure are a wide variety of mixes in there!
    • 8 years ago
    • By: alexbiron
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  • Vewazoo
    Hi. NEUMANN TLM 102 black or silver ? :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Vewazoo
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  • Rounik Admin
    Hi Julius, It's the silver version :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Rounik Admin
    Reply
  • steveH
    I withdraw my remix. I thought it was gold plated.. :(
    • 8 years ago
    • By: steveH
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  • Vewazoo
    Xe xe xe :) Platinum :)
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Vewazoo
    Reply
  • Vewazoo
    This model no Großmembranmikrofon. Only 1 kg platinum imitation
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Vewazoo
    Reply
  • Clinton Beacher
    Good fun. On my first listen through, the song screamed a specific story at me. I tried to use what I was given to make that story. I think I succeeded. Hope you like it! https://soundcloud.com/clinton-beacher/know-remix-clinton-beacher-mpv
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Clinton Beacher
    Reply
  • Azarel
    Greetings...quick question... 31st July Midnight means today midnight PST (in 18hrs) or tomorrow midnight? o_O
    • 8 years ago
    • By: Azarel
    Reply
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