Make Your Own Beats
Although many websites and software applications nowadays offer a wide range of free beat samples, one should never settle down for these and instead make his own beats.
Odds are that even if the i1nternet provided beats are free for personal use, you would still have to pay a heavy toll to be able to use them for commercial purposes.
Which is why, as a true music enthusiast and rising artist, you should start producing your own beats. As mentioned above, one first good reason would be that if you make your own custom beats and samples, you won’t have to pay anyone copyrights money once you put out your first album.
Moreover, even if you only mix occasionally in some night club a friend of yours owns, making your own beats is a great way to create new opportunities: some music agent might decide you’re worth it and offer to promote you, some people might offer you money to mix at their own parties or events and in the end, you’d make a name for yourself and a lot of new friends who would respect you for your originality.
But perhaps the greatest advantage of them all is that making your own beats and samples is a great way to learn and grow as a young music maker. It can help you better understand what kind of beats work well together and what kind you should leave aside. It also helps you get much more familiar with the beat making phenomenon, easing up your future work in this complex industry. Ultimately, making your own beats helps you better understand yourself; it helps you connect better with your emotions and ideas and it helps you reveal your true potential.
Last but not least, making your own beats is a great way to send a message out there, reminding the big names in the music industry that true art is created through hard work and perseverance and does never come for free.
In conclusion, whether you really are considering starting a career in the music industry or you just want to be appreciated for what you do in the club where you mix, you should really try to make your own beats. Stop making rich some people who lack the talent or have no real message to send across and start creating your own music and beats, proving that real art is created thorough passion and not money.