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Fri Nov 22, 2019 1:18 pm

Battle Idea:

COSMIC HEADFUX
space is the place

Make a beat sample THE THEME MUSIC of a science fiction film or televisions
Take on a voyage
For the all star astronauts, make it cosmic funk!
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Fri Nov 22, 2019 2:05 pm

Battle Idea:

WILD WILD WEST MOTHERF***ERS!
Cow-B-Boys on the dude ranch

Make beat from westerns music! Ennio Morricone and Banjos!
Dolly Partons versus Ry Cooder!
Join the campfire with your harmonica!

Extra portion of beans for those with vox samples like Clint Eastwood, Yul Brynner or Cowboy Beebop!
tumble weed and high plains drifters!
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Sat Nov 23, 2019 9:16 am

Yo

I had this crazy idea yesterday
Since dudes round here are all about a mix and shit
Why dont we do a mixing battle? No beats, just mix. Get a Marvin Gaye joint with the stems and voui lá just make it sound great.
I mean. That shit would be dope!
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Fri Nov 29, 2019 7:48 pm

Italian Movie Soundtrack Battle

There are so many sweet soundtracks from those old italian movies (Like all that Goblin stuff) - Another one that comes to mind for me is one I picked up on CD recently, this movie was pretty strange... but a killer soundtrack! Tons of stuff to flip on this one. A battle with a selection of soundtracks from Italian movies would be sweet! :thumbup: :thumbup:



Neat trailer Drafthouse Films did for the re-release

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Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:58 am

waxramble wrote:
Fri Nov 29, 2019 7:48 pm

There are so many sweet soundtracks from those old italian movies (Like all that Goblin stuff) - Another one that comes to mind for me is one I picked up on CD recently, this movie was pretty strange... but a killer soundtrack!
Seriously dig Italian 60s, 70s. 80's soundtrack.
Horror yes! great, but also cop movies and westerns!
all great genre shit in italy in this period
and amazing music!

This a Franco Micalizi soundtrack, is great fun!
He have done the curb your enthusiasm music also.
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Sat Mar 07, 2020 1:48 am

Cool thread ;-)

- Make a dope beat with wack sounds. Lame drum kits and synths

- Make a radio/product commercial song (real existing product or fantasy product) with the structure and length of a normal track 2/3.30 min)

- Use all the provided samples integral, without chopping, editing, inrecognizable mixing, etc.
See what everybody bakes from the same sounds. Use of extra external sounds/samples allowed.

- No melody/tune week. No synths, no piano. Aka Just beat & bass-week.
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Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:40 am

I was thinking it would be cool to follow the formula of my favorite band The Pixies.it is the the loudQuietloud formula.The samples could be anything but the track must go loud quiet loud.
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Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:50 am

DetritusTabuIII wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:40 am
I was thinking it would be cool to follow the formula of my favorite band The Pixies.it is the the loudQuietloud formula.The samples could be anything but the track must go loud quiet loud.
cool idea!
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Sun Mar 15, 2020 2:55 am

DetritusTabuIII wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:40 am
I was thinking it would be cool to follow the formula of my favorite band The Pixies.it is the the loudQuietloud formula.The samples could be anything but the track must go loud quiet loud.
Hell yeah, Pixies are my favorite band too :)

This would be a fun battle!
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Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:44 am

Battle-Setting-Idea

let the bass speak week.

build your beat around the bass - try to create a really dope bassline (make it funky, not so much that now popular 808 in you face thing) no other limitations stylewise.

Provided Samples, Drums (including percussion), Bass, Vocalshots, Acapellas and original raps allowed.

keep it under 3 minutes (I'll not count seconds)
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Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:55 am

Since Manu Dibango passed away today bc of the damn covid-19 ... I suggest we do a special honouring his work next week !
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Fri Apr 17, 2020 8:10 am

I'd love to do a remix week. where people steal entrys from the week before and have to make at least 3 lil 16s from em
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Sat May 09, 2020 12:36 am

Fake breaks

I’m super inspired by Barry Beats’ recent three-part fake breaks episode, especially since there are no sample clearance issues and it’s all your work.



I think it would be cool to do a fake breaks rap week in the style of Mario C from the Beastie Boys. Basically take a Beastie Boys a cappella track and have people use either VSTs or real instruments/recordings to create all your own samples to chop. This would be a good way to practice the “fake breaks” technique for our own music outside the beat battles.

BTW, this Red Bull Academy video on Mario C is pure gold if you want to know more about how the Beastie tunes were made. Legendary. It’s a little slow at the beginning but well worth giving it a chance.

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Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:35 pm

Watched RedLetterMedia review Willy Wonka and I forgot how much I enjoyed this one as a kid - The soundtrack is really special (except Charlie's mom song lol)

In some old video with Alchemist, Oh No was showing off so many Willy Wonka flips that could be a good inspiration, sad none of these got released anywhere!





Might be a fun battle :) - I have it in WAV if anyone needs it!
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Wed Jul 29, 2020 8:06 pm

RAS G week. Passed a year ago today (7/29) RIP. If interwebs is accurate birthday week also in December.
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