Pop music comes in all shapes and sizes, but when you’re mixing it in the club setting, all that really matters is the fact that each track adheres to a pretty traditional formula. Whether it’s a hip-hop tune, a slab of indie rock, or even Justin Bieber’s latest hit, each one typically falls into the intro/verse/chorus/verse/chorus/outro standard. Those elements are the building blocks for today’s lesson about mixing pop tracks, from DJ TechTools’ Ean Golden.
In today’s article, DJ PC3 breaks down how to beat grid Hip Hop tracks in Traktor. He explores two great techniques for making sure the grids are perfect when Traktor’s internal beat grid engine fails to do the job. Keep reading after the break for more videos on beat gridding electronic music, beat grids on […]