FrontRow – Learn Rap with Gully Gang Free Download
26 Lessons | 6.5 Hours
Meet your Instructors : GETTING STARTED
Meet your instructors – get to know your mentors and what they think of Hip Hop. They also share their experiences on how you should start your journey in Hip Hop.
2. THE ART OF RAPPING
Starting with Rap : Lesson 1
Learn how Hip Hop started and the essential skills you’ll need to kick off your journey in rap – from your first rap to your first bar.
Beats, Bars and BPM : Lesson 2
What is a beat? Why are BPMs important? In this lesson, learn about the origin of break beats and understand which beats you should start with. You will learn how to begin writing lyrics on beats.
Flows and Rhymes – Part 1 : Lesson 3
Flowing on the beat is critical to rap. Learn how you can get your flow, the importance of rhymes and syllables and how to get better at both!
Flows and Rhymes – Part 2 : Lesson 4
MC Heam and MC Altaf will teach you how to switch flows, use pauses and other techniques to make your rap hit even harder, for your audience.
Coming up with the Best Ideas : Lesson 5
What you write and rap about defines you as an artist. In this lesson, DIVINE, Shah Rule and D’Evil take you through the ideation process and break down where the best ideas come from.
3. LEVELLING UP YOUR RAPS
Lyrics and Poetry – Part 1 : Lesson 6
Your lyrics might fit the meter, but using poetry and poetic devices takes your lyrics to the next level. Learn how to add these elements to make your lyrics deeper and more meaningful.
Lyrics and Poetry – Part 2 : Lesson 7
In this lesson, Shah Rule, D’Evil and DIVINE dig deeper into writing. Learn about wordplay, adding various flavours to your rap, making your lyrics witty and coming up with the best hooks.
Dealing with Mental Block : Lesson 8
Every artist faces blocks and unproductive periods. Learn what you can do to keep the momentum going as your instructors share what they do to get out of creative blocks.
Collaboration : Lesson 9
Working with others is at the core of Hip Hop. In this lesson, learn the importance of collaboration, how you should approach it, the role mentors play, and how you can collaborate with other artists.
Structure of a Rap Song : Lesson 10
Learn about the structure of a rap song, as Shah Rule and D’Evil breakdown various structural elements in a song and teach how you can play with them and the beat to create different structures for your rap.
Structure Study – Kaun Hai Tu : Lesson 11
Shah Rule, breaks down his hit ‘Kaun Hai Tu’ and delves into the different layers in its structure. Also, learn how collaboration with other artists can add a new dimension to your songs.
Structure Study – Hip Hop Bajega : Lesson 12
D’Evil breaks down his hit ‘Hip Hop Bajega’ and the multiple elements in the song, with a focus on how to use the element of surprise in your rap.
4. PERFORMING AND RECORDING
Performing Live : Lesson 13
DIVINE, Shah Rule & JD teach you how to be a better performer. Learn what they do right before, during and after each performance, how to work with your DJ and how to keep the crowd going!
Freestyle : Lesson 14
Freestyle is one of the oldest forms of MCing. In this lesson, you will understand the importance of freestyle, and learn how one can be better at it and how it can help in building a career.
Rap Battles : Lesson 15
In this lesson, learn about rap battles, the unique culture behind them, and how they help improve your presence of mind & lyric writing.
Recording : Lesson 16
You should understand how recording works before creating your own music. In this lesson you’ll learn how to prep for a recording, how to find the right vocal tone and how to use adlibs, stabs & more.
Microphones : Lesson 17
This lesson covers the functioning of a dynamic and condenser microphone. You’ll learn how to use a dynamic mic properly, and how to record on a condenser mic in a studio.
Videos : Lesson 18
Rap is not just about lyrics and music – visuals are a huge part of Hip Hop. Creating good videos is essential. This lesson takes you through the creative process behind videos, and how to get better at it, and breaks down visual work that went behind Gully Gang’s Cypher.
Behind the Visuals : Lesson 19
In this lesson, DIVINE and JD share their learnings from some of their most iconic videos and their thought process when creating visuals for their music.
5. BUILDING A CAREER
The Hustle : Lesson 20
DIVINE and Gully Gang co-founder Chaitanya share what it takes to make it as an artist. This lesson covers the importance of being involved in the Hip Hop circuit, the effort it takes to build a network early on, & why one should start performing for audiences as much as they can.
Getting your Music Out : Lesson 21
Getting your music out is not easy. In this lesson, understand how artists can get their music out and the importance of building a supportive team around yourself.
Building a Brand : Lesson 22
Artists need to think of themselves as a brand to go from successful to iconic and it’s never too early to start working on your brand. Learn the importance of setting goals, how to evolve as an artist, how to engage with your audience & how to choose projects that are a good fit for you.
Getting Big : Lesson 23
In this lesson, DIVINE and Chaitanya break down the basics of the business behind Hip Hop covering distribution, labels, the process of copyrights & publishing – all the nuts and bolts you need to understand through your career.
6. SOUND MIXING
Mixing Basics – Part 1 : Lesson 24
Mixing sounds intimidating but it isn’t. Stunnah Beatz takes you through the basics of the mixing process. You’ll learn what goes behind EQing, Compression, Gain Staging, what plugins are & how to get started the DAWs.
Mixing Basics – Part 2 : Lesson 25
In this lesson, Stunnah shows how one mixes the vocals for a track. Learn how he works with vocals, why mastering is important and how ear training works.
FrontRow – Learn Rap with Gully Gang Free Download