song demo /ˈsong demō/ noun. 1. a simple recording of a song which is usually not intended for release to the general public. 2. a cost-effective way to produce a song to pitch to labels or artists.
What is the definition of a song demo? A song demo is a simple cost effective way to produce your song or lyrics. It be made at home if you have some basic recording chops, but it’s also quite common to collaborate with a producer at a studio to make your demo. The term song demo should not to be confused with ‘demolishing’ a song, though that can be tons of fun too!
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