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Manuel is a passionate, driven, and techsavvy AV technician, artist and music composer with over ten years of experience, specializing in the captivating world of music and entertainment.

Manuel is an expert in creating soundtracks for short filmsfeature films and video games.

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Jennifer Lopez Style Icon

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There is very little that Jennifer Lopez, also known as ‘J-Lo’, hasn’t been involved in, and she is recognized internationally in a variety of fields, including acting, singing, and fashion design Fashion design guide - Are you a talented fashion designer? If so, hosting a trunk show can be an excellent way to attract new clients. Fashion design trunk shows are always a top choice for dedicated and stylish shoppers. Those looking for unique items to add to their wardrobes attend these shows and place orders. You can use trunk… . With her elegant classical glamour look, J-Lo has become highly sought after by numerous designer labels and fashion brands to endorse their products. She has also launched her own brands and lines such as Sweetface and Justsweet, which have become staples in the international fashion scene.

After recently finishing her stint on American Idol, the popular singer has been keeping busy over the summer, touring to promote her latest album and launching the 2011 summer line of Justsweet. This brand caters to those who want to embrace a more daring style while still enjoying glamour and chic. It aims to make statements about self-confidence and boldness, …

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What exactly is Drum and Bass

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Drum and Bass is a genre of electronic dance music House Music - A Fast Developing Trend inside Music business - House Music: A Synthesized Electronic Dance Genre House is a synthesized electronic dance genre that emerged in the mid-1980s. It originated in Chicago, where it was first produced by DJs in local clubs, drawing inspiration from a variety of music styles such as funk, dance, and disco. The origin of the name "house music" is… that emerged from the London B52 - Wade Crawley is back with a great B52 concert review! If you remember, Wade wrote for us Punk music in the late seventies. Now read his new exclusive article for ManuelMarino.com! The B52’s, London Roundhouse It was on a hot and very sweaty summer night in London’s trendy Camden and a packed audience of all… Club scene in the mid-1990s. It is characterized by its fast and furious breakbeats, typically ranging between 160 and 190 BPM (beats per minute), and its thick bass lines. The genre is also known as “drum ‘n’ bass,” “D&B” or “DnB,” and “Jungle.”

Characteristics of Drum and Bass Music

Drum and Bass music has undergone various changes since its …

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Learning About The Ipod And The Different Accessories Available For It In In Shops

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In recent years, the iPod stands head and shoulders above all other technological must-have accessories.

The iPod has sold well over 100 million units since its introduction, making it one of the best-selling electronic products ever. Due to its phenomenal success, there is now a vast market for iPod accessories to complement the device.

These accessories range from essential items such as headphones and docking stations with speakers to the utterly bizarre, like toilet paper holders for the iPod.

The most critical accessory you’ll need is a high-quality protective case for your iPod. This will ensure that your device remains safe from accidental damage.

An iPod case is perfect for protecting against accidental drops and shielding your device from dirt and dust that could inadvertently cause harm.

iPod cases come in a wide variety, from simple fabric cases called socks to acrylic cases that allow you to show off your iPod while carrying it. There are also leather cases for a more fashionable look, though they may cost slightly more than other options.

If you frequently work out at the gym, you might consider a rubber iPod case to prevent your sweat from damaging your valuable device. …

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Why You Should Care For Your Cymbals

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Drum kits are often associated with wildness and rebellion. However, like any musical instrument, they need to be properly cared for. Knowing how to maintain and care for your cymbals ensures that your drum kit looks great and retains its sound quality.

Traditionally, drum kits have been closely linked to rock and roll. Many iconic images depict artists kicking over their kits or mistreating their instruments. While this may seem cool in a photo, it’s not so cool when you have to pay for replacements. Although cymbals are designed to be struck with sticks, it doesn’t mean they can withstand any amount of abuse.

One of the main challenges for any musician is keeping instruments free from fingerprint marks. This is because the natural oils on your hands can leave marks on the cymbals. It’s crucial to clean them thoroughly and handle them as gently as possible.

When it comes to cleaning any instrument, it’s important to follow the proper methods and use suitable cleaning techniques. Avoid using furniture polish, as it is not intended for use on musical instruments. The manufacturer should be able to recommend the appropriate specialist cleaner that is suitable for your cymbals. …

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The Developers Of Soundtracks And The Different Types That Accompany Movies, Books, And Video Games

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A soundtrack has both a broader and a narrower meaning. In the broad sense, a soundtrack refers to the audio recording Tracking Studio - What do we mean for "tracking studio"? Individuals interested in the music industry may eventually want to create their own recordings, either vocal or instrumental. These recordings can be the starting point for many people's careers. To achieve an exceptional recording, you need a high-quality recording studio or tracking studio that captures all nuances of… that is associated with a strip of film and contains sound coding. In its narrow sense, a soundtrack specifically refers to the audio track that accompanies a film or video game.

A soundtrack is not limited to music alone. It also includes other elements such as voiceovers, character dialogue, and sound effects, which are integral parts of the soundtrack.

You can choose to create an original track specifically for a film or use an existing track that is relevant to the film. It is not always necessary to be the composer; you can obtain the rights to use the music.

Since a film does not typically play an entire song during the movie, a soundtrack album allows you …

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