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How different is it to be working completely with your original material versus looking at someone else's song and using those existing elements?
It's actually kind of a similar process. To me, it's always been writing music -- the creative side of it is pretty similar. You're obviously referencing material that's pre-existing, but the only real difference from that and…
What makes a song ‘remixable’? Like when you’re listening to a song, what types of things are you listening for?
Ah, it’s hard to explain. It can’t just be a track — it has to be a song. It can be any genre — Disney, pop, country, rock, whatever — but it just has to have that essence, that value, that a song has. Those make the easiest remixes. It’s in the vocals.
Why are the vocals so important?
Well the vocals are the…