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  1. Please ask Sponsoring Artists to provide stems without sidechaining.

    Sidechaining should not be active when the stem is soloed.

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    • Bring collaboration back...

      Bring back the collaboration platform and spirit the site started with. Initially when I joined around 2009 you could collaborate privately with musicians. Upon returning presently I don't see that as an option. Contests were an option, not the focus. I met a lot of collaborators I would've otherwise never met through the site and was happy to pay the pro membership fee to host collaboration sessions with other members.

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      • Possibility to Upload Work after Submission Date

        It would obviously be outside of the contest but it could be tracks in a separate section that may also be interesting to the artists upon later listen.

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        • Please ask the Artists what they are looking for in terms of Remix.

          I mean wheather they are looking for a bettered version of the same song with almost the same content but mixed from a different perspective and with a different creative approach, they are looking for a Remix with a complete change of almost everything or a remix with the song in a different style maybe. Maybe there are combinations possible and most probably absolute No Gos for the Artist.

          It would also be incredibly helpful if the artist writes a description of the ideas behind the track so that we can together make shure that certain aspects stay in the…

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          • Please bring more Rock stuff and more Classical Stuff as well as Hip Hop and Trip Hop

            Please bring more true Rock stuff and more Classical Stuff as well as Hip Hop and Trip Hop, maybe Tango, or stuff with Metal Winds sections, more Funk as well.

            Most has been Indie and Mainstream Pop or similars.

            Thanks and best regards

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            • Upload dry stems

              Can the artist supply dry stems? Vocal stems that are covered in fx/reverb/delay etc are extremely difficult to work with, you just end up with 100 generic sounding remixes with no creativity. The latest one by Boy Epic has stems that are +3-4 dB in the red!? How can we be expected to produce professional radio ready mixes when the stems supplied are anything but?

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              • Nobody uses Facebook any longer Stop using it!

                Facebook is horrible. Anyone can create an account on Facebook, nobody uses it anymore. They have no customer service to help you resolve issues. What are we doing using a company that censors conversations.. Soundcloud, Twitter or Instagram would work better. everyone please vote to get rid of Facebook

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                • Charts

                  Maybe I just don't get it but the charts make absolutely no sense to me.

                  It says Listens: Rank, and then 1 through 24. What are those? My submission is number 19 which I certainly am not #19 out of all these subs. Then when I checked back just now the ranks showed 1, 2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, through 24 then 76, 76,76,76,76,76,76, WTF????

                  Total listens. Ok, so I'm ranks number 19 with 8 listens? What?

                  Why doesn't the rank go from 1 to the total number of submissions? Or at least the top 50…

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                  • Top Listeners

                    What is wrong with this chart? I see my avatar with someone elses name next to it and a number. Then I see someone elses avatar with my name next to it and another number. What is going on here? What does the rank refer to? what does the Total number refer to? I understand what Most listened to submissions is but then what is "Top Listeners"? I'm so confused.

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                    • Listen Page

                      Why don't you post the total number of submissions at the top of this page? Also, Why don't you give each submission a number or at least the date it was submitted? And why don't you have the submissions fill the page with the newest subs at the top and oldest at the bottom. I swear every time I visit the page, the order gets jumbled. Seems like random order which makes it very hard to remember which sub I listened to already. Also, when I scroll down to the bottom of the page, without knowing the total amount of…

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                      • Fix the "How can we improve Indaba Music Page"

                        MY GOD how unintuitive is this? I'm trying to send my idea and everytime I try to post it, it does a search for my idea! This should be more simple. It shouldn't be a search OR Post field, not both. So confusing.

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                        • Fix the "How can we improve Indaba Music Page"

                          MY GOD how unintuitive is this? I'm trying to send my idea and everytime I try to post it, it does a search for my idea! This should be more simple. It shouldn't be a search OR Post field, not both. So confusing.

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                          • Opportunities with sheet music scores

                            For those who only know to remix songs by sheet music scores, don't you could put more opportunities where the download only was sheet music scores?

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                            • HAVOC WAS RIGGED

                              THE WINNERS OF THE GRAND 2ND AND 3RD PRIZE WERE RIGGED BECAUSE ANYONE WITH EARS CAN SEE THOSE MIXES ARE BEYOND GARBAGE IF THIS IS WHAT THEY ARE CHOOSING TO WIN THE PRIZES THEN THERE IS NO POINT FOR ANYONE THAT KNOWS WHAT THEY ARE DOING AND HAS ACTUAL MIXING SKILLS TO ENTER IT IS A WASTE OF TIME. DO NOT BOTHER ENTERING IF YOU ARE GOOD OR HAVE EXPERIENCE PROFESSIONALLY BECAUSE THE WORST SOUNDING PATHETIC EXCUSES FOR "MIXES" ALWAYS WIN. JUST GOES TO PROVE THEY DONT ACTUALLY LISTEN TO ALL THE MIXES THIS ENTIRE SITE IS A SCAM.

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                                  • Moderate Listening Party Submissions

                                    While the idea of a listening party is executed nicely on Indaba, I feel as if it has one major flaw. It's a system that is supposed to be used in order to get feedback on a mix, showcase creations, and inspire innovative music concepts; conversely, people take advantage of such a system by spending hours on end posting their same song over and over again for the purpose of increasing their view count. I understand if perhaps new people are introduced to the party or if one is presenting a song when the volume of people is high; however…

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