Unit 2: Critical Listening and Composition Task 2 (pt Two)

Name of a record label: Disturbing London

Selected artist and song: All About She – Higher (Free)

Genre: UK Garage

Production Style: The song is like a dance-y/love song that fills early old school garage with additions of Funk and catchy choruses.

Production Techniques: At the start, the vocals were feint for a few seconds before they were heard more clearly. The vocals in some areas are added with a little reverb and a little compression.

The song is 130 BPM with the pace of fast tempo and the song structure is fast a time signature is 4/4.

The song starts with the intro for 16 bars and 32 counts, then the first verse lasts 16 bars and 32 counts and followed by the chorus lasts 16 bars and 32 counts. Next, the second verse is the same as the first verse and the chorus is also the same as the first one and then the bridge comes in for 16 bars and 32 counts. After that, it comes to a short quiet break which lasts 2 bars and 4 counts and then it jumps back to the chorus and finally the outro comes to the end for 16 bars and 32 counts.

Instrumentation: The instruments heard were synthesizers, drums, bass and vocals.

Demographic: The audience would be mid-teens to late 30s.

Reference: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lW3KwwWMfHw

and

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Higher_(Free)

 

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