Welcome to Karaoke! Yay! This LJ community was started for karaoke lovers who enjoy singing cover songs of popular music to join in the fun and sing together with everybody else here! Anybody can join this community - whether you would like to participate as a singer, a mixer, and/or a listener.
Please read the following rules first before joining. Thank you.
GENERAL RULES 1. NO FLAMING. Constructive criticism is allowed, but please do not bash other members.
2. ONLY POST YOUR FINISHED WORK. Do not post incomplete collaborations, please.
3. ONE POST PER RELEASE. Only one person can post up the finished product of the release. It is not neccessary for 2394824 of the members in the group to flood the community with the same song over and over again.
4. INTRODUCE YOURSELF. Well, this isn't really an enforced rule. But it is highly suggested to introduce yourself right after joining the community, so that people can get to know you better. Please state whether you are joining as a singer, mixer, and/or listener.
5. LABEL YOUR ENTRY SUBJECT. [INTRO] = your introduction. Example: [INTRO] G'day, I'm Dara!
[SOLO] = your solo cover song. Example: [SOLO] Remioromen - Sangatsu Kokonoka
[DUET] = your duet cover song. Example: [DUET] WaT - Bokura no Love Story
[COLLAB] = your collaboration cover song. Example: [COLLAB] Dong Bang Shin Ki - Rising Sun
[CONTEST] = contests, this can only be started by the admins though. Example: [CONTEST] Duet singing contest
[SUGGESTION] = any suggestions on improving this community, please have your say. Example: [SUGGESTION] Contest prizes.
[_] = anything else that does not fit in the above labels. Examples: [HELP] Mixing problems when using Adore Audition, [QUESTION] What mixing program do you use?, etc
COLLABORATION SIGN UP RULES 1. ONLY THE MIXER CAN START A SIGN UP POST. If you are interested in singing a song but can not mix, please make a [REQUEST] post first. Then when you have found a mixer, wait for them to make the sign up post.
2. MAKE YOUR OWN REQUIREMENTS. You are the mixer, so make your own requirements. Examples: -Deadline for singers to send in their clips by. -Preferred upload method (megaupload, yousendit, sendspace, etc) -How they should send their clips (via email, via msn, or just reply in the journal entry, etc) -Preferred format of the singing clips (mp3, wma, wav, etc) -Your collaboration group name
3. INCLUDE THE SONG AND THE LYRICS/PARTS. Upload the song for people to download. Include song lyrics with parts (colour coded would be best way).