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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-29 18:46:22 Reply

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-29 20:46:24 Reply

At 4/29/13 02:24 AM, seltekkodes wrote: And i am not interested in wasting time making beats... but if i could find a producer i am 100% in it to rap... whether i am any good or not is for the public to decide.

Be creative. Try thinking outside the box.

Oh, also, try to read what other people say and think a bit about it before repeating 'questions' that aren't pertinent to this thread.


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-29 20:54:08 Reply

At 4/24/13 08:20 AM, Breed wrote: Patcher unstable as all fuck in fl11 demos.

Sorry for doubting you jpcarebear.

Wait, why did they not fix it before releasing 11?

the fuuuuuuuuuck

Hehe you were so excited about fl11 too

I guess shoot the Patcher guys a message? I can echo it if you want.

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-29 21:01:21 Reply

At 4/29/13 08:46 PM, SkyeWintrest wrote: Oh, also, try to read what other people say and think a bit about it before repeating 'questions' that aren't pertinent to this thread.

You mean the whole 204 pages? i think i would rather repeat the questions


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-29 21:04:13 Reply

At 4/29/13 09:01 PM, seltekkodes wrote:
At 4/29/13 08:46 PM, SkyeWintrest wrote: Oh, also, try to read what other people say and think a bit about it before repeating 'questions' that aren't pertinent to this thread.
You mean the whole 204 pages? i think i would rather repeat the questions

No, I mean the response to what you asked. There was a second response.


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-29 22:33:43 Reply

At 4/29/13 09:01 PM, seltekkodes wrote:
At 4/29/13 08:46 PM, SkyeWintrest wrote: Oh, also, try to read what other people say and think a bit about it before repeating 'questions' that aren't pertinent to this thread.
You mean the whole 204 pages? i think i would rather repeat the questions

you didnt even ask a question, you were just like "i just started doing this and i'm really bad at at it, so i don't think i should my time doing it anymore"


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-30 00:51:32 Reply

At 4/29/13 10:33 PM, midimachine wrote:
you didnt even ask a question, you were just like "i just started doing this and i'm really bad at at it, so i don't think i should my time doing it anymore"

noooo... i was just trying to get tips on some of the more common mistakes made by new people... like missing the melody or something like that


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-30 01:19:58 Reply

At 4/30/13 12:51 AM, seltekkodes wrote: noooo... i was just trying to get tips on some of the more common mistakes made by new people... like missing the melody or something like that

then that's not really a FL-related problem.
that's more of a music theory/composition-related problem me thinks

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-30 02:12:33 Reply

At 4/24/13 08:20 AM, Breed wrote: Patcher unstable as all fuck in fl11 demos.

Sorry for doubting you jpcarebear.

Wait, why did they not fix it before releasing 11?

the fuuuuuuuuuck

because they are poopie faces

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-30 09:58:22 Reply

Noob Question. I love to use keyboard to testing sound and, sometime, making melody. But I don't know how to change the "range" of testing keyboard. It's causing problem to me in Acoustic Guitar which half of it can't be played due to lack of sound., and lower pitch sound pretty good but I can't play it naturally :(


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-30 10:52:32 Reply

At 4/30/13 09:58 AM, poom3619 wrote: Noob Question. I love to use keyboard to testing sound and, sometime, making melody. But I don't know how to change the "range" of testing keyboard. It's causing problem to me in Acoustic Guitar which half of it can't be played due to lack of sound., and lower pitch sound pretty good but I can't play it naturally :(

do you mean like your typing keyboard? the key mapping on that can't be changed.


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-30 18:28:56 Reply

At 4/30/13 01:19 AM, Yoshiii343 wrote:
At 4/30/13 12:51 AM, seltekkodes wrote: noooo... i was just trying to get tips on some of the more common mistakes made by new people... like missing the melody or something like that
then that's not really a FL-related problem.
that's more of a music theory/composition-related problem me thinks

1 of 2:
Is there a better place to ask a question like that?
2 of 2:
How about where to find free sounds, like a banjo


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-30 21:05:48 Reply

At 4/30/13 06:28 PM, seltekkodes wrote: 1 of 2:
Is there a better place to ask a question like that?

eh...not sure where

2 of 2:
How about where to find free sounds, like a banjo

try Freesound

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-04-30 21:08:33 Reply

At 4/30/13 06:28 PM, seltekkodes wrote: 1 of 2:
Is there a better place to ask a question like that?

maaaaybe. i dunno what you mean by "missing the melody" though. all i can say is to try and emulate artists that you want to sound like at first and also reference other material for your mixing and songwriting like aaaall the time

2 of 2:
How about where to find free sounds, like a banjo

google's seriously great haha!
though you should definitely check out ghosthack's "dubstep" sample packs (they're useful for lots of other stuff too)

also i didn't find any good banjo-1hit samples but there's lots of sample-able recordings if you want to try the cut/paste kinda style. apparently the "Indian DreamZ" plugin by DSK can do decent banjo-ey sounds with a bit of tweaking, too.


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-01 03:59:02 Reply

At 4/30/13 06:28 PM, seltekkodes wrote: How about where to find free sounds, like a banjo

Ask in this thread. That thread is dedicated to requesting instruments, whether real or sampled. You won't be able to get your own banjo sounds over there, but you can send a MIDI file or something to someone and they can send it back with a banjo sound (if they have one). I can do that, for example. I have a banjo sound that came with a very expensive software called East/West Ra, and it's sampled from a real banjo so it sounds great.


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-02 12:23:15 Reply

What should one know before seriously making music by FL studio? I mean, I can only use synthesizer that involve Piano Roll, and have little idea how can I alter it out of Trial & Error.


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-05 02:30:25 Reply

At 5/5/13 01:48 AM, Corbetto wrote: In my latest song pancakes http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/533958
i've noticed that the kick is very quiet in the chorus.
I'm assuming i'm going to have to do some fruity EQing or some jazz but i don't know what to do.

that's one way to do it. Other ways including: increasing the gain in the compressor (assuming you placed one on the kick channel in the mixer), or adding a wee bit of distortion

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-05 04:10:15 Reply

At 5/5/13 02:58 AM, Corbetto wrote:
At 5/5/13 02:30 AM, Yoshiii343 wrote:
At 5/5/13 01:48 AM, Corbetto wrote: In my latest song pancakes http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/533958
i've noticed that the kick is very quiet in the chorus.
I'm assuming i'm going to have to do some fruity EQing or some jazz but i don't know what to do.
that's one way to do it. Other ways including: increasing the gain in the compressor (assuming you placed one on the kick channel in the mixer), or adding a wee bit of distortion
pssst... i don't know much about EQing, could you explain on how do it just a bit, pretty please?

If you use FL Studio, it comes with Parametric EQ2. I'm assuming you know about mixer tracks, so go ahead and put a Parametric EQ2 on your synths/percussion.

There is a high frequency part of the spectrum (6/7) and a low frequency region (1/2). Basically what's going on with your kick is that the frequencies of your synths are taking up the frequency regions that your kick is supposed to be allocated. If you want your kick to stand out, lower the frequencies of your synths based on which frequencies your kick takes up.

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-05 05:41:27 Reply

At 5/5/13 05:16 AM, Corbetto wrote:
Thanks heaps man!

Not a problem. Good luck :)

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-05 12:31:48 Reply

What is the Effect plugin Edison,Parametric EQ) that's often used by professional music maker? I think I am not using it to the full potential yet.


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-05 21:41:21 Reply

Limiters are supposed to limit volume if the input audio clips right?

I have my limiter at 0 db but why is my song still clipping?


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-05 21:57:05 Reply

At 5/5/13 09:41 PM, CzeryWassierSwizier wrote: Limiters are supposed to limit volume if the input audio clips right?

I have my limiter at 0 db but why is my song still clipping?

try turning everything down a bit lol

but seriously, maybe the master volume fader is above the default level. or your limiter settings are silly (long attack + short release or something)

although you shouldn't be using the limiter at all if your mixdown isn't finished, just saiyan!


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-06 17:36:58 Reply

Anyone know where I could find a musician/singers? I can't seem to find any anywhere on the site, and none are in the Collabinator. Thanks.

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-06 17:41:05 Reply

At 5/6/13 05:36 PM, Tanyos wrote: Anyone know where I could find a musician/singers? I can't seem to find any anywhere on the site, and none are in the Collabinator. Thanks.

Seriously? You're on the audio forum... practically everyone here is a musician, singers to a lesser extent, but there are a few of them that hang around as well.

Also... why are you asking this in the FL Questions thread?


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-06 17:54:25 Reply

Seriously? You're on the audio forum... practically everyone here is a musician, singers to a lesser extent, but there are a few of them that hang around as well.

Also... why are you asking this in the FL Questions thread?

Sorry, I'm new. >.< This place can be hard to navigate

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-06 18:22:51 Reply

Browse the audio portal for the genre you want and if you find an artist you like, pm them asking to collab. I've browsed the collaborator tool myself(for art) but most of them are for hire.

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-07 13:28:39 Reply

Hello everyone guys.
Is there a way to play a sample in the Patcher?

Let's say I want to layer two kicks and some other sounds. Layering them would not be really a good thing to do. Perhaps I'm blind and I can't see an option to do this. Slicex won't work, the FPC is for a group of samples, while I need only one/two. I can't believe there is no option...

Thanks.

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-07 13:33:13 Reply

How can you get a Vst from the internet plugged in in Fl studio 9???

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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-07 13:59:48 Reply

At 5/7/13 01:28 PM, Sydonai wrote: Hello everyone guys.
Is there a way to play a sample in the Patcher?

Let's say I want to layer two kicks and some other sounds. Layering them would not be really a good thing to do. Perhaps I'm blind and I can't see an option to do this. Slicex won't work, the FPC is for a group of samples, while I need only one/two. I can't believe there is no option...

Thanks.

You want to layer two kicks and some other sounds without layering them? I'm not sure I understand what you mean.


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Response to Ask your FruityLoops questions here 2013-05-07 14:03:26 Reply

At 5/7/13 01:59 PM, SkyeWintrest wrote:
At 5/7/13 01:28 PM, Sydonai wrote: Hello everyone guys.
Is there a way to play a sample in the Patcher?

Let's say I want to layer two kicks and some other sounds. Layering them would not be really a good thing to do. Perhaps I'm blind and I can't see an option to do this. Slicex won't work, the FPC is for a group of samples, while I need only one/two. I can't believe there is no option...

Thanks.
You want to layer two kicks and some other sounds without layering them? I'm not sure I understand what you mean.

There's something called "layer" where you can select multiple sounds and make them play at the same time.


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