Sampling

SAMPLE: Tha Alkaholiks’ Sample Of Stevie Wonder (1997)

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We’ve taken a look at Tha Alkaholiks’ “All Night” sampling Stevie Wonder’s “Too High”. Stevie...

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3 Easy Ways To Manage Your Digital Music Collection

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Need help organising your digital music collection? Then this 3-part mini-guide might be useful. The death of the iPod classic was a...

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Meet Pierre Schaeffer, The OG Sample Gawd

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Before DJ Shadow and The Avalanches, there was a French engineer and musicologist called Pierre Schaeffer, a pioneer of electronic music...

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Happy 4th Birthday, Sampleface!

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We’re 4 today and we have a request… I can’t believe it’s been four years already. We’ve recently had a...

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Jus Now Have Created A Mammoth West Indian Drum Sample Library

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The UK-Caribbean double act have put together a fantastic library to add some cool rides to your tracks. The carnival vibe was exemplified...

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VIDEO: YouTuber Deconstructs The Sample For Modjo’s Chillin’

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Watch this awesome video deconstructing the sample used for Modjo’s track, Chillin’. The debate on what constitutes fair use in...

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WhoSampled – Six Degrees of Music Separation

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With WhoSampled’s Six Degrees of Music Separation, you can connect your favourite artists in ways you never thought possible....

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Kraftwerk Lose German Court Battle Of Uncleared Sample

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German music pioneers Kraftwerk have lost their battle over an uncleared sample. In what could be a landmark ruling at least in Germany, a...

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The Backpacker’s Guide To Sampling #1 – The Basics

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In this series, we look at the ways of sampling and how you can get involved. The first article is all about the basics....

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New Crowdfund To Pay “Compensation” For The Amen Break

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It’s the most famous drum break in the history of recorded sound and like most old samples, none of the musicians involved have...

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Sample Ideas: Guitar Stems From Slash, Eddie Van Halen & Others

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Looking for some top quality guitar samples? How about some from rock legends Slash, Eddie Van Halen and John Frusciante? An overlooked...

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VIDEO: Andrew Triple A Flips “Carol Of The Bells”

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Canada’s Andrew Triple A takes the Christmas hymn “Carol Of The Bells” and flips it into something completely different....

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Happy 2nd Birthday, Sampleface!

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We’re celebrating our 2nd birthday and we have some big announcements. Where has the time all gone? Today marks our 2nd birthday and...

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