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What is a loop in music?

A catchy beat is all it takes to make a song memorable. Over the years musicians have relied upon pre-recorded backing tracks or bandmates to create music on stage. But the loop pedal changed everything. Read on for our explanation of what a music loop is.

Gary Barlow plays the piano

What is a motif in music?

We’ve all been there – humming along to that tune that lives rent-free in your head. It may be a catchy riff or a powerful lyric that locks it into your mind. Or it could be a great motif. But what is a motif in music? Read on to learn more.