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  1. The Flute is fire. That flute is in the edirol orch vst. It is free. Hit it up.
  2. Hey man, Missed this. I appreciate the feedback. You are right, my drums are the thing I don't pay too much attention to, to a fault, obv. Imma going to post the new work here, for the general thread. Do not feel obligated to listen. Here is another tranche of tunes written from 11/22/2019 until now. Burnt out and taking a break. Highlights are probably Syrup and Any Love for the Invasion Force? 1. Indomitable American Spirit - Celebraton of C - This guy only has 6 notes, Key of C, missing b, which is nuts because that the leading tone, which I abuse. But pretty
  3. Nah man, I was saying to cut them so the pop more and don't have a tail. Generally makes the mix cleaner. May not even be what you wanted or what the piece demanded. I was a bit drunk when I was listening that night. If I listened again, would probably not even notice. I just posted 7 new tunes from 11/22/2019 until a few days ago... went too hard and exhausted all my juice. I don't want to hijack your thread so I will post on my thread if you care to give a listen, I would appreciate.
  4. Yeah man, listening to 5 dec, it takes me almost as long to sit down as it takes for the bass drum to come in, it is also as rewarding. But I have lost interest. These comment are in time obvious. About 3:45 for me, phenomenon really. Dec. 11 Do you have this peace, how do you obtain it? Bugh, I do not care for it. Where is the drama? The violence? CAn the peace wash over me, or will i continue to fight? Getting angrier. Hi hat has come in. could be better. Too low, bring it up, and maybe cut it. is that a snare? irt may be the snare is the problem, not the hi hat. up or down
  5. No no no, you are preaching to the choir re: bpm. See the only thing is the use of the word busses, which i would translate as effect "channels". Obv, the same. Yes, obv you do reverb, who would not? Yes, bass drum, taking it easy on one to do the work for you, perfect. Amphorous, that was the sound, not ambient, or whatever they call it. It did not have a shape, but it was not without shape, as background ambience. Soon, I will drop 7 tunes written in the last 3 weeks at most, along with a select maybe 8 songs from the past to compliment. Tbh honest, there
  6. yeah yeah yeah yeah. That organ/synth/instrument is vibey. Can't really tell if you if you are playing an interval back and forth or if that is just the resonance. Dig i regardless. Obviously the drump patterns are super groovy and you have placed accents to make it nice and alive, generally something I avoid, unfortunately. Also 90 bpm, I need to slow my stuff down, I usually default to 130 bpm as that is what the track open as. Have written in 130 so long, it just feels like home. New to break off of it for some upcoming tunes. Though the last two I wrote i think are 124 and 128, s
  7. Should have about three tunes out this week. I am using FL studio atm. Will give theyour last two tunes a listen when I get back home. In-Law Thanksgiving today. I got a pair of Tannoy Reveal 802s coming from Guitar center when they are instock. Probably 40 days before they ship. Is okay, monitor is still working up to 65%.
  8. Prepare your day to be made again! Tried to steal your style, I am simply not that groovy. But I was able to take your clean style and completely ruin it. Obviously your technical chops on the back side is something to be reckoned. I went as minimal as possible. Enjoy, start low volume. I was thinking of just crescendoing this from start to final organ. Also warning, I did pop my left monitor with this at 100. Probably resonance. Still works at 65% for now, so... maybe a good thing? HEADPHONE WARNING: Start Soft - Had to erase, someone was going to hurt themselves with headph
  9. Here are a few more 54 total on the soundcloud album. Please give a listen!
  10. Not all of the tunes from the new album are loop sketches, there are about 20 actual songs I choose this as it is most unlike everything else I am hearing.
  11. too ambient, was never enough to draw me into the sound envelope, but maybe I am just getting tired. oh I had my volume down to 30%, turned it up. Nah, no good for me. Never gets to the point, do people have infinite time on their hands?
  12. I find it hard to believe that Ableton could be a better product that FL studio. People been talking that mess for years. As long as you are having a good time and the creational outlet is worthwhile to you, that is what matters. Fuckeveryoneandeverything was the best of the bunch! by a wide margin. was very good
  13. I was going to suggest getting away from the Rhodes Piano samples, but then the poppy arp came in and I was a fan. The wormy synths underneath are there and fill nicely, but are not in line with the chords on the electric piano, so I would revisit. I bet it could sound better. I sounds fine as is, but could be better I think. Or it might make it worse, who knows! lol. Music is toiugh and that the art, am I right?!
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