Presentation on theme: "By Lucy Stone Auto-Tune: The Drug of the Music Industry AUTO-TUNE: THE DRUG OF THE MUSIC INDUSTRY."— Presentation transcript:
By Lucy Stone Auto-Tune: The Drug of the Music Industry AUTO-TUNE: THE DRUG OF THE MUSIC INDUSTRY
The Artists of Our Generation
Why do you attend concerts?
Celebrity or Musician?
What is Auto-Tune?
Andy Hildebrand Oil consultant Interpreting seismic data Created on a dare Implemented in 1996 autocorrelation
Auto-tune back then…
I never figured anyone in their right mind would want to do that. Chers Believe Increase of re-tune speed 0-400 milliseconds Eliminates natural transition
Comically artificial, like a chorus of '50s robots singing Motown
Misuse? Or Abuse? None could remember a pop recording session in the past few years when Auto-Tune didn't make a cameo--and none could think of a singer who would want that fact known
T-Pain: "I know [Auto-Tune] better than anyone. And even I'm just figuring out all the ways you can use it to change the mood of a record. ***
Death Cab for Auto-Tune Weve been a lot of good musicians being affected by this newfound digital manipulation of the human voice, and we feel enough is enough.
There's no shame in fixing a note or two Lets just say that Ive had Auto-Tune save vocals on everything from Britney Spears to Bollywood cast albums. And every singer now presumes youll run their voice through the box.
The Power of Auto-Tune
The Million Dollar Performance
Music Today The music Music scene in Philadelphia Live concerts, smaller scale It takes $$$
What will happen to the Music? Singers will become obsolete Expectation of the audience
Understanding Auto-tune used in conjunction with pro-tools
Music Industry Applicable to my future
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