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    Maybe this will be my next album cover 14627

    Maybe this will be my next album cover

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    I'm starting to believe that Stevie made a bet...

    I'm starting to believe that Stevie made a bet with someone about who has the stupidest fans.

    "My fans will buy anything. Look at this stupid concept ... I can even sell this crappy unbranded...
  3. Thread: Stoner!

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    You guys may like this. It starts out slow and...

    You guys may like this. It starts out slow and melodic then gets fun at the end.

    https://soundcloud.com/user-139631929/besos-tiernos
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    It's been a while since I've done anything that I...

    It's been a while since I've done anything that I would consider worth posting here, but I had some minor inspiration and put this together. I think it has a wee bit of a Spanish feel to it and it's...
  5. Thread: Headphones

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    Loved my porta-pro's on my daily LIRR commute....

    Loved my porta-pro's on my daily LIRR commute. Great sound, inexpensive, small and didn't need a charge.
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    I bought a pair of "store model" 3 way speakers...

    I bought a pair of "store model" 3 way speakers that were equally as loud as anything JBL produced. I was playing in a rock band at the time so I wanted that live open sound. The 15" bass driver...
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    I bought the Keylab MKII with 81 keys, primarily...

    I bought the Keylab MKII with 81 keys, primarily because of the amazing piano action keyboard. I think it's the same keybed that the Kronos uses.
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    Is it at all possible that Steven created this...

    Is it at all possible that Steven created this album of forgettable and pop inspired songs to represent what he thinks the music industry is headed towards? In other words, the music sucks and the...
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    Me likey! 14588

    Me likey!

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    Thanks for your kind words. It was a real...

    Thanks for your kind words. It was a real learning experience for me, first to figure out how to effectively use all the software, then to compose and play, then to mix and master. Whew, lots of work...
  11. Shameless plug for this one too ... ...

    Shameless plug for this one too ...

    https://bobmcneice.bandcamp.com/
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    Guys, check out Bandlab. It's free mastering and...

    Guys, check out Bandlab. It's free mastering and I really like the results and the options you have to choose from - normal CD, enhanced bass, enhanced treble. Then you can download in a variety of ...
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    I think Lurker is my favorite (cool frog)

    I think Lurker is my favorite (cool frog)
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    I like that muted lead guitar lead sound and the...

    I like that muted lead guitar lead sound and the syncopated style of the lyrics as well as the drum lead-in to the guitar solo. Yeah, it is a bit Rush like - it's got some nice complexity to it Joe.
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    ^^What he said^^ How many software synths are...

    ^^What he said^^

    How many software synths are too many?

    How many hardware synths are too many?

    **I suspect the answer is pretty much the same on both questions for most of us who read this...
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    My base assumption is someone's kid has gotten...

    My base assumption is someone's kid has gotten into the control room these past few years and is playing "what does this button do?"
    ...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrtkqDSxk_4

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrtkqDSxk_4
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    I heard this guitar riff on some TV show earlier...

    I heard this guitar riff on some TV show earlier in the week and I just had to do something with it.

    https://soundcloud.com/user-139631929/the-riff
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    Men's Age as Determined by a Trip to Home Depot ...

    Men's Age as Determined by a Trip to Home Depot


    You're in the middle of some kind of project around the house - planting a lawn, putting in a new fence, painting the living room, whatever. ...
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    I want to thank everyone who gave this a listen...

    I want to thank everyone who gave this a listen and especially thank those who purchased it on Bandcamp. I hope you are enjoying listening to it as much as I enjoyed making it.

    Bob
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    Started watching Emily In Paris last night on...

    Started watching Emily In Paris last night on Netflix and couldn't stop watching episode after episode. More movie like than episodic. Definitely recommended.
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    I use the Rocket Player app mostly because it is...

    I use the Rocket Player app mostly because it is a little more random than most when shuffling tracks. I hate it when shuffle keeps bringing up the same songs over and over and completely misses...
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    How about looking at the OnePlus phones. Tons of...

    How about looking at the OnePlus phones. Tons of room and a really great phone and camera with awesome battery life and about half the price of Samsung or Apple phones..
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    Just listened to the whole thing. I love it, but...

    Just listened to the whole thing. I love it, but you definitely could have used some better vocals.
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    Very nice indeed. It's a good sign when I can...

    Very nice indeed. It's a good sign when I can listen to the whole track without wanting to jump out before the end and this certainly held my interest all the way through its 5 minute length. I will...
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    That's all I can ask for. I tried to keep the...

    That's all I can ask for. I tried to keep the melodies memorable, even if there was complexity behind them it was important to me to make them seem like you've heard them before. If something sticks...
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    Thanks for listening guys. I would love some...

    Thanks for listening guys. I would love some feedback on which tracks you really liked and why so I can try and focus more on a particular style in the future.

    I expect we will be seeing a lot of...
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    I’m happy to announce the release of my first...

    I’m happy to announce the release of my first album “2020 Suite”. As you can tell by the name it is a compilation of songs written about the events of this past year. I know, I know, the year isn’t...
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    Bob McNeice - 2020 Suite

    Hello everyone,

    Iím happy to announce the release of my first album ď2020 SuiteĒ. As you can tell by the name it is a compilation of songs written about the events of this past year. I know, I...
  30. Thread: Stoner!

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    Iím happy to announce the release of my first...

    Iím happy to announce the release of my first album ď2020 SuiteĒ. As you can tell by the name it is a compilation of songs written about the events of this past year. I know, I know, the year isnít...
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    Nice stuff Richard. I like the main theme and the...

    Nice stuff Richard. I like the main theme and the easy guitar and tone of the ending.
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    Yeah, I do hear shades of Johnny in there Joe. A...

    Yeah, I do hear shades of Johnny in there Joe. A pretty song that one of the Soundcloud promoters wants to make "BIG" for you. Man, if those promoters went away I would probably only have 2 or 3...
  33. I only wish I could sing. I think my songs would...

    I only wish I could sing. I think my songs would take on a whole new tier in their creativity and listenability. Plus the storytelling aspect is so much better conveyed with words.
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    I'm definitely in the camp where my vocals were background noises at best (in my youth) but now are closer to bear growls with disharmonic warble added. So I stick to instrumental compositions and...
  35. Thread: Stoner!

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    So I've been spending the last 2 months learning...

    So I've been spending the last 2 months learning more about mixing and mastering. I've been compiling an album that is reflective of 2020 in all it's misery and glory. Here's my take on the USA's...
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    So I've been spending the last 2 months learning...

    So I've been spending the last 2 months learning more about mixing and mastering. I've been compiling an album that is reflective of 2020 in all it's misery and glory. Here's my take on the USA's...
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    And promptly blocked himself :p

    And promptly blocked himself :p
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    So how do you guys protect your songs if you...

    So how do you guys protect your songs if you publish them on Bandcamp or such? I'm not talking about a hugely commercial release here with publishing and copyright protection and such, just a...
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    just tried adding in a stereo width enhancer as...

    just tried adding in a stereo width enhancer as you suggest and - WOW! Thanks for the tip.

    UPDATED - OK, too much of that is too much. Use judiciously.
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    Here's something for discussion. Do any of you...

    Here's something for discussion. Do any of you buy into the demagnitizing thing on CD's or vinyl records?

    Logically and scientifically it makes no sense, since neither of these things can hold a...
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    I've been revisiting some things that I've done...

    I've been revisiting some things that I've done this year and remixing them, now that I've gotten some experience under my belt. I used to just post the mix version here with mixed results (pun...
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    I've been revisiting some things that I've done...

    I've been revisiting some things that I've done this year and remixing them, now that I've gotten some experience under my belt. I used to just post the mix version here with mixed results (pun...
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    I hear you about the "blanket over the song"...

    I hear you about the "blanket over the song" thing, some things are clear as day and others just appear muddy. Maybe there's too much going on in those sections.

    I recently have been trying to...
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    Wow, some of you guys are seriously complicated....

    Wow, some of you guys are seriously complicated. I have an Arturia Keylab 88 MKII that is simply a MIDI controller plugged into my computer via USB. The computer holds everything else. I use an...
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    Ha, you're definitely branching out sound wise....

    Ha, you're definitely branching out sound wise. It has a nice feel and rhythm, something you could probably build into a bigger piece I think.
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    Jazz is almost not jazz without a sax in the...

    Jazz is almost not jazz without a sax in the group, sometimes replaced by trumpet, but a horn is essential to hold my interest for long, with some obvious exceptions (Pat Metheny for instance). The...
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    ProAc's have always been a great sounding...

    ProAc's have always been a great sounding speaker. If you can find one used at a decent price you should jump on it.
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    Phil Collins ... too soon? (let the comments...

    Phil Collins ... too soon?

    (let the comments fly)
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    I used the Spitfire Audio BBC samples and stuck...

    I used the Spitfire Audio BBC samples and stuck with the sad sounding instruments in the orchestra, like bass, cello ensemble, solo violin, oboe, french horn and bassoon. The end is just piano and...
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    The Mello was always a delayed (slow attack)...

    The Mello was always a delayed (slow attack) instrument. Not made for individual string lines, just a background swells pad. You just have to play it that way. It's like hitting a fret low and...
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    Sticky: There is a plasma shortage going on, so if you...

    There is a plasma shortage going on, so if you are considering donating blood please consider donating plasma instead.

    Plasma is used in the production of gammaglobulin, which is essential for...
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    Another Covid song :horns Hard to write about...

    Another Covid song :horns

    Hard to write about anything other than disaster with this crap looming over our heads. If there were movies actually being made these days there would be an overwhelming...
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    Love the book, love the show but not enamored...

    Love the book, love the show but not enamored with Dakota Fanning. Her sister is a much better actress.
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    Watching The Great on Hulu. Situational comedy...

    Watching The Great on Hulu. Situational comedy about Catherine the Great. Pretty good.
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    So another $1200 stimulus check possibly on its...

    So another $1200 stimulus check possibly on its way. What will you buy? Better beer, restock the vodka, $20 wine instead of $10 wine? New audio equipment or instrument, new golf clubs, a nice dinner...
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    These dog days of summer are just dragging and...

    These dog days of summer are just dragging and the news isn't making anything better. We all want this Covid and political and racial mess to be over, but it's probably going to go on for some time...
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    I love the elephant-like noises at the beginning....

    I love the elephant-like noises at the beginning. Pairs perfectly with the tribal drum feel. Definitely different but I like it, especially the different instrument sounds working together with the...
  58. I would suggest that it all depends on what their...

    I would suggest that it all depends on what their baseline is. If it's rock or metal then lead them to more rock like bands like winery dogs or King crimson. If it's jazz then maybe Jean luc ponty or...
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    What's your favorite beer, mate? Tell us a...

    What's your favorite beer, mate?

    Tell us a raunchy story from the road.

    Whose there biggest asshole you had to perform with, sexual partners excluded?
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    I downloaded a few new sound packs for my DAW and...

    I downloaded a few new sound packs for my DAW and had to give them a go.

    https://soundcloud.com/user-139631929/topati
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