Korg has teamed up with SoundCloud to on a worldwide Korg Gadget contest.
The Korg Gadget for iPad Remix Contest runs from February 28 through March 31, 2014. Prizes include an array of Korg gear.
Contestants can enter by remixing any of the official demo songs that are pre-installed on Gadget for iPad and then uploading the remixed track to GadgetCloud.
Prizes include: Continue reading
This series of videos, via Rishabh Rajan, takes a look at remixing in Ableton Live.
In the videos, Rajan looks at the process of remixing Froya’s tune, Fries in Cream. Continue reading
Sunday Synth Jam: Conte’s Daft Punk Skrillex Remix is part synth jam, part music video, making clever use of a stock TV and a Novation LaunchPad. Continue reading
Reader Marc Aubele let us know about a free download, Pocket of Gold, from his band, Nanu Nanu.
Nanu Nanu – made up of Glitterface (Laura Sheeran), Mirrorman (Marc Aubele) and drummer Rocky D – describe their music as ‘alien synth pop’. Continue reading
Steinberg has introduced Sonote Beat Re:Edit – a new app, for Mac & Windows, designed for remixing. The app extracts characteristic beat slices from an audio loop and lets you swap them with similar sounds from other audio files.
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AudioPorn Central, Moonpop Music and Point Blank Music School have teamed up on a Tangerine Dream remix contest:
The track, Sun Son?s Seal (Part 1), comes from TD’s 2004 album Purgatorio.
Contest organizers say that this is the first time ever anyone besides the band has had official access to the stems to remix a Tangerine Dream song.
The winning remix will be selected by TD’s Jerome Froese and be included on an upcoming release.
You can preview the track below:
Reader Marc Mitchell let us know that Beatport is running a Giorgio Moroder remix contest.
Mitchell notes that, whether or not you enter the contest, “ the parts to ‘from here to eternity’ are worth having.”
You can get the details on the contest, or just download the original parts, at Beatport.