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The Post Your Own Music Thread

Discussion in 'Musicians Discussion' started by Vortex, Jan 9, 2011.

  1. MrKnickerbocker

    MrKnickerbocker clap hands

    Nice work, Saap! I like how you used your own phrasing for Adrian's solo, sounds quite interesting. Also, that addition at the end instead of the repeat of the first theme is awesome!

    EDIT: LOL at the Petrucci ending!
     
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  2. Saapanael

    Saapanael "My hair sets the trend of tmrw by doing it today"

    Sounds cool but what do you mean? :D
     
  3. MrKnickerbocker

    MrKnickerbocker clap hands

    Just those last four notes - sounds very classical, then the short emphasis on the whammy bar on the final note. It reminds me of a Petrucci song ending on some of their big, major-key ballad songs. Not sure why, but it does.
     
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  4. Saapanael

    Saapanael "My hair sets the trend of tmrw by doing it today"

    Yeah, I bet there is influence on his side in there. Also, the quick semi-tone bend on 14 into the whammy'd 12 at the end is an absolutely fabulous phrasing technique I've learned from Petrucci and Sfogli. One of the best examples I've heard of it is in the video below @5:46, using a quick slide instead of a bend but the point is the same:
     
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  5. The Flash

    The Flash Dennis Wilcock did 9/11

    Nice work Saap!

    Unrelated to this recent video but what do you use to program drums in your originals?
     
  6. Saapanael

    Saapanael "My hair sets the trend of tmrw by doing it today"

    Thanks. I haven't programmed any drums in a while but in the past I've used Soundation and Audiosauna. I grew tired of spending hours creating tracks with free samples, though. I would like to make songs in a high-quality DAW but I have yet to buy one. That said, free websites such as the ones I named are a great starting point.
     
  7. The Flash

    The Flash Dennis Wilcock did 9/11

    I actually have a DAW installed on my PC (Cubase Pro 8) but I have fuck all knowledge about it so I want to start simple.

    Though I'm not sure if I'll ever get my bass sound to be above average so programming might not even come to the mix in the near future at all.
     
  8. Mosh

    Mosh The years just pass like trains Staff Member

    Have you looked into direct boxes for recording bass?
     
  9. The Flash

    The Flash Dennis Wilcock did 9/11

    I have, but I can't afford it at the moment.
     
  10. Mark Lawrence

    Mark Lawrence Prowler


    It's a small thing, but funny to me. The very first message in this vast thread is a lie.

    Our friend Vortex didn't write the third song he lists. It is, in fact, the only poem of mine that I list on the link below *NOT* to have been stolen and presented on the internet as the work of someone else. Although now I discover that for the last 5 years *all* of the work I list there has in fact been plagiarized.

    http://www.marklawrence.buzz/poem/sea-song/

    It's true, I did just join the forum to say that. But I do like Iron Maiden too.

    Cheers,
    Mark
     
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  11. The Flash

    The Flash Dennis Wilcock did 9/11

    Vortex hasn't been online on the forum in 5 years, so your message probably isn't being received by those whom it may concern.
     
  12. mckindog

    mckindog Living for Sanctuary from the law Staff Member

    Maybe theft is know the sincerest form of flattery.
    Sounds like you should be finding some musicians to collaborate with.
     
  13. Saapanael

    Saapanael "My hair sets the trend of tmrw by doing it today"

  14. TheTalisman

    TheTalisman Fågel

    Last edited: Dec 23, 2016
  15. MrKnickerbocker

    MrKnickerbocker clap hands

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  16. JudasMyGuide

    JudasMyGuide A Bug

    You sound much different to what I imagined beforehand. Less zombie-growly.
     
  17. MrKnickerbocker

    MrKnickerbocker clap hands

    Hahaha, I'm glad to know that I sound like zombie Tom Waits in your head.
     
  18. Maturin

    Maturin Sköldpadda



    Short clip of me playing the solo in Into the Fire by Dokken.
     
  19. diego33

    diego33 Prowler

    Hi... I'd be glad for you to check my acoustic rendition of Infinite Dreams I've been working on for the last couple of days... it's one of my fav IM songs. All comments appreciated!!

     
  20. TheTalisman

    TheTalisman Fågel


    My contribution to a competition by the band Mutiny Within.
     
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