Album Project: My SMART Targets

SMART Target(s) 27th February: TARGET FOR TODAY: My SMART target for today is to record the live drums and the bass for the Florida track by the end of today with the group’s help. By doing so, we need to set up the drum mic around the drums so the drummer can provide his support…

Marvel Netflix Iron Fist has hit a fisty harsh reviews

Marvel’s Iron Fist has been hit by harsh reviews from Rotten Tomatoes based on first six episodes they watched and evaluate in their quote “weighed down by an absence of momentum and originality.” Previous Marvel Netflix series has been reviewed positively well for Daredevil seasons 1 & 2, Jessica Jones and last year’s entry Luke Cage were rated ‘Fresh’ between 78% and 98%. For Iron Fist…

Marvel Netflix Iron Fist is almost here

The last defender is almost here. Marvel’s Iron Fist is two weeks away so I thought I can explain what’s the synopsis of the series is all about and how it will lead up to Marvel’s The Defenders. Here’s the trailer for a reminder what can we expect. So the synopsis of the Iron Fist series is more…

Unit 12: Final Major Project Task 1

Context 1. Rationale Since I first started Level 3, I have learnt how to analyse the compositions of songs in-depth and learnt how to research reviews by critics of songs that changed the world. I have expanded my taste in music from one or two genres to a more diverse array of artist and genres. I…

Unit 11: Exploration of Specialist Study and Context Task 2

My Big Final Major Project Pitch I have an exciting project that I am going to make, it is a dance music video for a track that is experimental and consists of a blend of Afro and House music. My track is called ‘Fall in Love’ it is about bringing cultures together and breaking boundaries to…

Advance Production Technique Case Study

Bruce Swedien Bruce Swedien is a Grammy Award winning enginner and producer whose known famously for working with Michael Jackson and Quincy Jones. Thriller was recorded at Westlake Recording Studio in LA, where Bruce  had worked on engineering projects previously. He loved working in that studio and he stated “The room you record in is just …

Unit 9: Developing Performance and Production Skills

Review of the Live Production Sound Performance This is the review of the Live Production Sound Performance on Wednesday 14th December. We came in college earlier than 11am usually is because we have to bring the hardwire equipment down to the canteen to rig all of the equipment that was listed on the paper were: iMac (No.1) with…

Unit 9: Developing Performance and Production Skills

Week 7 On Week Seven, it was the final week that we got one more rehearsal a day before our performance on Wednesday 14th December. In our rehearsal, we came up a name for our group to be officially known as ‘House Bubble’. It was Jacob’s suggestion for the new name and I like the name…

Unit 9: Developing Performance and Production Skills

Week 6 On Week Six, it was our fourth rehearsal and it’s very close to the performance which is a week away to go. For today, we changed a bit of our plan of in order of who goes on first. It was suggested that Jacob wanted to do his part first before my part…

Unit 9: Developing Performance and Production Skills

Week 5 On Week Five, it was the second rehearsal for our group is to practice our songs of the original and the FutureShock remix in each of our turns. Some of the people in my group has put their stems in the Ableton Live programme but not completely as they did not put their stems…

Unit 9: Developing Performance and Production Skills

Week 4 On Week Four, we were split into groups of three and four to cooperate in a group using Ableton Push and different hardware equipment to sync in a set each for three. Before we got started, we have to go to the room next door to bounce the audio stems of our own…