The End of Bonus Beats?
July 28, 2009 9:33 AM Subscribe
posted by analogue (15 comments total)
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The "Bonus Beats
" tracks on 12" singles were used by DJ's to either extend the mix of the main track, or sometimes played within a dj mix on their own. One DJ mourns their passing
The track was usually comprised of the beats
(all the drum and percussion parts) of a song, usually without the vocals, keys, bass, melody and other musical elements (though the definition was not strictly enforced