The Creative Process is all about generating, developing, and curating ideas. The creation of ideas is known as “ideation.” As composers, managing our thoughts in their various stages from inception to completion, how do we do this in Logic Pro X.
Life is too short for bad tea. I want logic pro expert to be lean and mean, with only great content on it. The first step is eliminating the least viewed types of content. The second is including more of what you want to see, hear, and watch. Less bad tea, more good tea. Let us know what that is.
Because you can't plan magic.
How MGMT's "Time to Pretend" Was Made
Song Exploder is one of those podcasts you may want to subscribe to.
In its bite-sized episodes, musicians deconstruct their songs and tell the story of how they were made. Personally, I wish these episodes were longer.
I thought today's episode was both sobering and inspiring.
In it, Ben Goldwasser and Andrew VanWyngarden look back at how their huge hit record "Time to Pretend" was made, "from its dorm room origins, to its first recording, to re-envisioning it with Grammy-winning producer Dave Fridmann."
Dave is the one who suggested we change the tempo a little bit. It was only one or two BPM that we sped it up and we landed on, and wanted it to be, the exact tempo of "Dancing Queen" by ABBA. Which it is.
The episode (and track) contains some explicit language, and references to uncontrolled substances, such as Propellerheads Reason.
You have been warned. :)