The Remix Manual (Paperback)

Simon Langford

  • 出版商: Focal Press
  • 出版日期: 2011-03-30
  • 定價: $1,240
  • 售價: 2.4$299
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 448
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0240814584
  • ISBN-13: 9780240814582
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Can you turn a soulful ballad into a hit dance track, or make any Billboard hit your own? With this all-in-one guide to remixing, you can! Whether you're a professional DJ or producer, or are just beginning to mix tracks, this step-by-step guide will bring you through the entire process of making your own professional-quality remixes. Author Simon Langford, a renowned producer/remixer with over 300 remixes and chart-toppers under his belt, shares his years of experience and expertise in the most in-depth guide on the market. The Remix Manual covers creative processes, technical, legal, and contractual issues, and includes a unique remix "walk-through," and useful contacts and links. The companion website provides source files that illustrate all stages of the remix, as well as additional interviews, additional "walk-throughs," a "Buyer's Guide," and video tutorials and demo versions of the hottest mixing software.

A working musician and remixer, Simon Langford provides up-to-the-minute information on all aspects of the remix process, from the latest software tips and tricks to timeless artistic advice. While technical aspects are explained in detail, you also get a pro's advice on how to produce outstanding tracks by being aware of the original's message, style, and emotion. The creative side of remixing is explored from all angles, as a wide variety of industry insiders weigh in on key issues in exclusive interviews and quotes.

  • A one-stop guide to remixing from making creative choices to understanding contracts
  • Author has chart-topping remix experience and over 300 remixes to his name; get a pro's advice on how to produce outstanding tracks
  • Website includes samples and example tracks, illustrating the various stages of the remix.