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How To Get Started Selling Beats

Sep 20, 2018 by KC Sounds - Comments Off on How To Get Started Selling Beats

So you’ve got some beats in the vault and you feel ready to start making some money off of them – but you don’t know where to start?

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Some people say that selling beats online is over-saturated and that it’s too late to start in 2018 – WRONG. Listen, the way I see it is – there will always be a demand for high quality beats, simply because music artists are emerging by the second, which means their is endless opportunity for you to connect with artists and create opportunities to sell beats. To be a successful beatmaker online you have to have the right  mindset, if you think you can sell beats online – you can!… if you think you can’t sell beats – you can’t!

Anyway, I hope I’ve convinced you into to pursuing your online beats selling business?

Watch my video below which outlines the necessary elements in setting up your selling beats online business.

Good Luck!

 

KC Sounds ‘iGot Barz!’ Contest [Sep 17th – Sep 30th 2018]

Sep 06, 2018 by KC Sounds - Comments Off on KC Sounds ‘iGot Barz!’ Contest [Sep 17th – Sep 30th 2018]

It’s that time again – The 2nd ‘KC Sounds’ Contest is finally here!

Contestants will record a song using any beat from “KC Sounds” beats store, shoot a music video or simply use a still frame image and upload the video to YouTube, and 10 artists who have uploaded the best songs by September 30th, 2018 (as picked by KC Sounds and his team) will win a variety of great prizes such as free beats, and mixing and promotion!

Prizes and details listed below:

HOW TO ENTER THE CONTEST:

  1. Send me an email right now with the name of the beat you’d like to use for your entry from: www.kc-sounds.com.
    I’ll email you the beat of your choice for FREE and you also get mp3 leasing rights with it so you can even release the song commercially if you like after you’ve entered the contest!
    I’ll send you the beat in mp3 format.
  2. Record your song, make a video, and upload it to YouTube.You can either shoot a music video or simply use a still frame image for the video such as your photo or KC Sounds logo.
    Your YouTube video must include “Prod. by KC Sounds”.
  3. In the description box you MUST put ‘KC Sounds ‘iGot Barz!’ Contest” and a link to www.kc-sounds.com in the description.
  4. Post a clip of your song on your Instagram wall and use the hastag >> #kcsoundscontest2018 
  5. Submit your entry by emailing the link to your YouTube video by September 30th, 2018 (kcsounds7@gmail.com).

Contest Rules –IMPORTANT–

  • The beat used for your entry must be from: www.kc-sounds.com
  •  The YouTube video title must include “Prod. by KC Sounds
  • The YouTube video description must include a link to my website www.kc-sounds.com
  • The video must be unique and not used for any other contest.
  • The contest begins on September 17th, 2018.
  • The deadline for submissions is September 30th, 2018.

 

The panel of judges for this contest will be myself and team.

Contest Prizes:

1st Place: Custom Beat + Free Mix and Mastering + 1 week Promotion on Instagram Story (£500 value)

2nd Place: 1 WAV Beat from www.kc-sounds.com + Mix and Mastering (£160 value)

3rd Place: 2 MP3 Beats (£60 value)

 

All contestants also get MP3 leasing rights for the beat they use for the Contest for FREE.

 

Questions:

Can the same person enter/win multiple KC Sounds contests? – YES

Can I submit multiple entries in the same contest? – NO

Can my song be about anything/any genre? – YES

Can I use a still frame image instead of video? – YES

Do I need to shoot a video? – NO

Does the beat have to be purchased? – NO

 

  • You can use any beat from www.kc-sounds.com – All other entries will be ignored.
  • By participating in this contest you authorize KC to use your video/song to promote his business.
    Contest starts September 17th, 2018 and ends September 30th, 2018.
  • No purchase necessary to enter this contest. Just email us the name of the beat you’d like to use from: www.kc-sounds.com

Winners will be announced on my  INSTAGRAM (www.instagram.com/kcsounds) and Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/KCSoundsMusicProducer in the first week of October 2018, so make sure to Like my page and follow me on Instagram so you can get updates on the contest.

If you have any questions contact us.

Good Luck!

KC

6 Tips To Overcome Beat Block

Aug 20, 2018 by KC Sounds - Comments Off on 6 Tips To Overcome Beat Block

Beat block can have you feeling like you made your last best beat!

Every creative being goes through this at some point in their beat making Life.
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What You Need To Start Making Beats

Aug 20, 2018 by KC Sounds - Comments Off on What You Need To Start Making Beats

These are my recommendations for anyone who wants to set up a home studio to make beats. You’ll notice I say BUDGET a lot in this video because this will play a big part in what you’re able to purchase for your home studio
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How To Convert Mono To Stereo

Aug 20, 2018 by KC Sounds - Comments Off on How To Convert Mono To Stereo

Let me show you how to convert Mono to Stereo using just 1 plugin. The plugin I use in this video is called Brainworx Stereomaker from Plugin Alliance.
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