Choosing the right headphones for you???

  Alright beat-corner-ians. This week I am going to try so very hard to keep this a short one. I’ve been doing a lot of research on headphones recently and I think I might have enough information to fill out a small book. So I’m going to consciously keep it brief and keep it simple…

How to make a mixtape!

Helooooooo beatus corneriusius!   Welcome to latest new edition of the beat corner! Tonight I found myself compiling some tracks for a b-day party this weekend and asked myself “ooooh I should do a post about making mix-tapes”! and viola, here we are! The older people out there may hear the word “mixtape” and think…

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Beware…of laptop face!

Welcome to the corner! Last week I watched the movie Her, which is FANTASTIC in case you were wondering, and it got me thinking about the ubiquitousness of computers today. They have succeeded in seeping into every aspect of our lives…every single one! Take smartphones today, which are little more than mini computers in our…

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A brief history of…Moombahton!

  Welcome corner-ites! It’s time for another delicious post by the man himself…DJ BRUAEL! Today I’d like to introduce a new segment to TheBeatCorner where I briefly go over the history of a genre of music. This segment will be focusing on some of the more obscure and less known genres. Many people know the…

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Current Corner Track 3: “Contact” by Daft Punk

Welcome to the corner! Last week was the 56th annual Grammy Awards. Now some of you may or may not care for current trends in music. But what was interesting was the continued rise of what is now called “electronic dance music” or EDM in North America. In 2011 it was Skrillex winning a grammy…

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DJ Software Comparison Round 4: all the rest…

Hey Beatcornerities, its time for part 4 and the conclusion to my series on DJ Software. My apologies for the delay on this one, ain’t no enough time in the day! Today, we are going to be looking at some of the lesser-known DJ software programs out there. Keep in mind that I have little…

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Classic Corner Track 5

To paraphrase an important person who said something interesting at one time: “music is emotion; that is all”. I am beginning to understand that more and more these days. You can look at music as a combination of notes and melodies arranged in a structure that is pleasing to the ear, but a more general…