Remixing for Fun and Profit
Whether you’re creating alternate versions of recent tracks or giving new life to old songs, remixing is a fascinating and rewarding pursuit for those who have the talent. It's also a challenge to do right, regardless of the intended result.
The Art of Sampling
There is an art to sampling -- the act of copying a portion, or sample, of one sound recording and reusing it as an instrument, hook or riff in a different musical piece. It’s more than frosting on the pop-music cake or a lazy way to bring accessibility or familiarity to an otherwise undistinguished composition.
Sampling NASA’s Sounds from the Great Beyond
The countdown is on for EDM composers and DJs! NASA is offering up some of the most otherworldly sounds imaginable to be used as samples, for free, via the music-streaming website SoundCloud.
Humberto Gatica’s “World”-wide Success
The hit 1985 single "We Are the World" is a true phenomenon and one of the greatest charitable projects in pop-music history -- and ISINA's head of audio engineering and production Humberto Gatica was significant in its creation as the track's co-engineer, mixer and a musician on the session.