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Mix Challenge - General Gossip Thread

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Mister Fox
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Re: Mix Challenge - General Gossip Thread

Post by Mister Fox » Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:16 am

Interesting to read... and a bit confusing to be honest.

Now I'm wondering if all those that submitted tracks through SoundCloud on the SWC actually had a paid account to offer direct downloads. I definitely know that this is also a mandatory rule for other games (again: KVR Audio comes to mind). :hmmm:

Thank you for the information, Henrik. This will make things definitely more simple for the Songwriting Competition. If the participants want to sign up to a SoundCloud account that is. Nothing will change for the Mix Challenge though - also considering that MP3s are not a necessity anymore (as of MC061).

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Re: Mix Challenge - General Gossip Thread

Post by Henrik Hjortnaes » Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:28 am

I edited my previous post to include a link for more information from Soundcloud (this link).

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Re: Mix Challenge - General Gossip Thread

Post by White Punk OD » Thu Dec 05, 2019 6:40 pm

I love the Jazz Big Band, let's see what mixes come up.
For some different referencing, I think the following is quite a good recording, as a high school:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eI_-QSfy748 manteca; anvil...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d0xRQb_K1hE watch out little yuka
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JP-p_k4gP5E concert
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iebK-fFOPDQ more..
There is massive natural reverb, but great dynamics, no compression artifacts, warm sounding bass, good brightness in the chorus parts etc..
(Comment section is another reason to post it. Listeners are happy :) )

The first good mix came in already, but I still hear a compressor. :uhuhuh:

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