Five Suggestions for Sample-Based Producers (Via Do Androids Dance)

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EDM blog Do Androids Dance have written up a list of five helpful suggestions for sample-based producers.

Over the past few months, we’ve discussed various sampling issues with some of the biggest names in hip hop. While obscure samples are harder to clear/easier to not clear because of their hidden nature, the bigger the sampling artist, the likelier they are to be subject to a lawsuit. Indie musicians don’t have the luxury of a large budget and so sampling without clearances is a dodgy line to walk along. To keep yourself from getting caught out, EDM blog Do Androids Dance have written up a list of five helpful suggestions for sample-based producers. It’s mostly made up of basic legal suggestions you might want to consider before sampling without clearances.

Read the full list over at Do Androids Dance.

About Luke Alex Davis

Luke Davis is a music producer and editor of music blog Sampleface. In his spare time, he enjoys watching tennis and football and reading.