What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

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What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

Postby EpicMango » Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:47 pm

That's where I am right now. I think I want to make a FMA amv but not getting inspiration.

Suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks

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Re: What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

Postby Kireblue » Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:56 pm

If there's a anime that I want to edit with, but can't think of a song, I usually just edit with something else until I get a idea for it. But if you're really eager to find something, then you can always just google key elements of the show and add "lyrics" at the end. Often times, you'll find a anime/ song combo that you never realized fit before

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Re: What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

Postby EpicMango » Tue Feb 27, 2018 10:07 pm

Ok I'll do that

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Re: What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

Postby seasons » Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:11 pm

What kind of video do you want to make?

Why do you want to edit with FMA?

What do you want to say about the series or how do you want viewers to feel when they're watching it?

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Re: What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

Postby Mol » Wed Feb 28, 2018 1:05 pm

I search for a song about being stuck.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbR73AITYz0 :asd:
tbh i just listen to a bunch of random songs until i find something i feel like editing with. l:(usally to genre im used to or i try to discover something new)
Still better than that MMO.
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Re: What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

Postby EpicMango » Sat Mar 03, 2018 6:49 pm

Mol wrote:I search for a song about being stuck.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbR73AITYz0 :asd:
tbh i just listen to a bunch of random songs until i find something i feel like editing with. l:(usally to genre im used to or i try to discover something new)


Yeah lol

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Re: What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

Postby EpicMango » Sat Mar 03, 2018 6:52 pm

seasons wrote:What kind of video do you want to make?

Why do you want to edit with FMA?

What do you want to say about the series or how do you want viewers to feel when they're watching it?


I've made some fma amvs before but I think I can make a better one. I want Ed to be the main focus of the video. I'm currently editing one but don't know if the music is right.

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Re: What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

Postby FoxJones » Sat Mar 10, 2018 6:07 am

What I'd like to add/say/warn here is that for one you absolutely shouldn't force an idea. If you want to edit with FMA and don't know what song to use, don't worry about it too much.. ideas will come eventually. If you forcefeed some song into the anime, it won't be as fun nor inspirating to edit and the result will be half-assed and that will show through the finished AMV.

How the inspirations and ideas work for me is that I simply listen a lot of music, and when there's a song I like I start to combine it in my mind with anime series I know. When a combination just 'clicks', you will know it. :)
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Re: What do you do when you're stuck and you can't think of a song?

Postby EpicMango » Sat Mar 10, 2018 7:19 am

FoxJones wrote:What I'd like to add/say/warn here is that for one you absolutely shouldn't force an idea. If you want to edit with FMA and don't know what song to use, don't worry about it too much.. ideas will come eventually. If you forcefeed some song into the anime, it won't be as fun nor inspirating to edit and the result will be half-assed and that will show through the finished AMV.

How the inspirations and ideas work for me is that I simply listen a lot of music, and when there's a song I like I start to combine it in my mind with anime series I know. When a combination just 'clicks', you will know it. :)


Thanks. I found a song since then, hope the amv I'm working on turns out ok.


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