Category: The Basics

The Basics of Making Hip-Hop and Rap Beats.

Mpc Swing

Rhythm, Swing and Nod Factor

Rhythm is the timing of musical sounds and silences, this varies greatly between musical styles and along with “groove” actually are a major part of defining the difference between genres. Groove is created by...

The Elements of a Beat.

There’s many different ways to make a hip-hop beat. An important thing to remember is that there are no real rules to make one, and there can be many different methods to achieve one┬áresult....