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How My Music Was Plagiarized for Profit and How I Fought Back

Late August 2013, my music was been stolen, rebranded, and sold across every major music store and streaming service online.  Over 150 instances were found on sites like iTunes and Spotify, and countless more appeared on illegal networks. I felt trapped, suffocated by the enormity of things. Still, with a lot of effort, I managed to take back most of what was mine, and thanks to the kindness of others, even come out...

“Know You (Voices Remix)” feat Serena Sun [Original]

New material incoming from the talented Serena Sun and I! With the cover art finished, we're ready to give this a push. Want to take "Know You (Voices Remix)" with you? Download it for free on Bandcamp! As always, if you enjoyed the music, please share this with your friends and stay in touch! Serena's on YouTube. I'm on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Soundcloud, Mixcloud, and Bandcamp - just about everywhere. ...

Awake [Original]

A brand new single featuring a remix from the talented CHIMS, all the way from Norway! Want to take "Awake" with you? Download it for free on Bandcamp or grab it on iTunes, Amazon, Deezer, and Spotify! As always, if you enjoyed the music, please share this with your friends and stay in touch! CHIMS is Facebook and Soundcloud. I'm on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Soundcloud, Mixcloud, and Bandcamp - just about everywhere....

Into Ether EP [Original]

Want to take "Into Ether EP" with you? Grab it on Bandcamp, iTunes, Amazon, Deezer, and Spotify! Like the album art? Grab the wallpaper for free from Jeremy Lim Photography! As always, if you enjoyed the music, please share this with your friends and stay in touch! I'm on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Soundcloud, Mixcloud, and Bandcamp - just about everywhere. Come say hi!...

How to Remix Songs With New Melodies and Rhythms Using the Gater Effect in Traktor DJ for the iPad

Today, we’re looking at remixing new melodies and rhythms into songs using the gater effect in Traktor DJ for the iPad. Follow along with the video above! On tacticle mixers, DJs create rhythmic patterns by opening and closing the faders to allow specific portions of sounds to pass through. This is often referred to as cutting, or in our case, gating. This technique is a key component in turntablism, but can also...

How to Remix Songs With Loops and Cues in Traktor DJ for the iPad

Today, we’re looking at remixing songs using loops and cue points in Traktor DJ for the iPad. Follow along with the video above! Cue points are markers that help us jump to specific points in tracks. In Traktor DJ, regular cue points appear in blue, while loop cues appear in green. As their name implies, loop cues jump to a section of a track and repeat a loop. To create a loop cue,...