Articles by Media Music Now

We are often asked questions about music, voice-overs and audio production. Sometimes, the answers require an in-depth explanation, maybe with graphics, screenshots, and even video to fully explain the concepts or techniques. As such, we are creating this resource for articles.

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Glossary of Media Terms

There are many terms related to music production and multimedia. This glossary is a quick guide to understanding various terms and their definitions. Learn More >

Latest from Our Blog

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Why Can’t You Make a Song with Royalty-Free Music?

People often ask whether they can sing over a track and sell it as their own. There is a lot of incorrect information out there regarding this. This article covers the facts and the reasons that you cannot use royalty-free music, stock music or library music as your backing track. Why do people want to […]

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Sampling & Permission Explained

What is sampling? In music technology, sampling is the technique of digitally encoding music or sound and reusing it as part of a composition or recording. This started to become popular in the 1980’s but synthesisers and samplers were limited by the ability of the technology of the day and early samplers would only be […]

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