Q: Do you make custom beats?
Q: Will vocal tags remain in a beat after purchase?
A: No, all purchased beats come without vocal tags.
Q: Do I need a paypal account to make a purchase?
A: No you don’t need an account. Use your credit or debit card to buy beats, choose “I don’t have a PayPal account” option and you will be able to fill the blank spaces and purchase instantly.
Q: What are trackouts and do you you offer them?
A: Trackouts are the individual instrumental audio files, having trackouts allows you to mix your recording better. I offer them upon request and price will depend on how specific it needs to be broken down.
Q: How do I buy a beat exclusively?
Q: Are beats removed from the website once bought?
A: No. When an exclusive beat is bought, it will no longer be available for sale or download, but it will remain on the website and be listed as "SOLD." When a non-exclusive beat is bought, it will remain on the website and can still be bought by others. The next question and answer will explain how the same beat can be bought by multiple people.
Q: What if two different people buy the same beat?
A: If two different people buy the same beat, they can still each copyright their own song they make with that beat, and sell, distribute, perform and broadcast that song, keeping all their own royalties.
When you purchase a beat from Gabriel Messuti Productions, the copyright for that beat alone still belongs to Gabriel Messuti Productions. However, the copyright for the song that you make with that beat, your lyrics combined with that beat, belongs to you. And with the rights granted to you by the Gabriel Messuti Productions license agreement, you are allowed to sell, distribute, perform and broadcast (TV, radio, Internet) that song, keeping all of the royalties.
Q: How do I buy a beat?
A: The process for buying a beat is pretty simple. First click on the beat store. Then find the beat you want to buy in the player.
1. Click +ADD next to the beat(s) you wish to order
2. Select the license you require
3. When you are ready to order, click Buy Now in the top right to redirect to PayPal
4. After payment you will receive the download links to your beats to your PayPal email address (please check your junk mail)
Q: Can I change a beat once I buy it?
A. Yes, you can chop, loop, speed up, slow down, add extra sounds, and change up the beat as much as you want as long as you still give full production credit to Gabriel Messuti.
Q: How do I give credit to the producer?
A. In all projects where any part of a Gabriel Messuti beat is used, be sure to give credit in one of the following formats:
"Produced by Gabriel Messuti"
"Beat by Gabriel Messuti"
"Original Music by Gabriel Messuti"
"Original Score by Gabriel Messuti"
Q: What do you use to make your beats?
A: My beats are made with an assortment of tools, sounds, synths, instruments, and programs.
Q: Do you use samples?
A: No. All Gabriel Messuti Productions beats are made using copyright-free, licensed sounds, or original recorded live instrumentation so you don't have to worry about clearing any samples.
Q: Will you sign me to your label?
A: At the moment I am not signing artists.