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Mercury (RPM 6)


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Most of this was made with DM1 on the iPad. Mixed in GarageBand. This is entry 6 in the RPM 2013 Challenge.
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Uploaded: Feb 21, 2013 - 05:46:20 PM
Last Updated: Feb 21, 2013 - 05:46:20 PM Last Played: Mar 07, 2017 - 12:29:01 AM
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Hardware:
iPad, iMac
Software:
DM1, GarageBand
Comments
Vic Holman said 1673 days ago (February 21st, 2013)
mercury rising
great selection of sounds all around. cool mix of beat patterns. i have the app but so far its been thump thump tap....... i've been schooled
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FEEL said 1673 days ago (February 22nd, 2013)
The iPad
Provides some cool apps, this is a good example of how a drummer can hone a medly of instruments into a great tune. It's good to hear results coming from a device like a iPad or iPhone, I've used mine for ideas but I'm still in the process of passing it through the computer to a finished composition. Thoroughly enjoyable.
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richard13 said 1673 days ago (February 22nd, 2013)
Fabulous percussion
I like this one a lot! Took a copy, thanks.
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paul f. page said 1671 days ago (February 23rd, 2013)
I don't get Mercury...
...but I do get some very cool sounds and a very interesting rhythm track. Seems it could really go somewhere if you wanted it to.
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Ed Hannifin said 1670 days ago (February 24th, 2013)
Just needs that touch...
...of Richard Wright and David Gilmour... I can also hear the beginnings of a middle period Peter Gabriel track... So maybe some Fripp and some Mellotron as well...

After it plays for a bit, I start hearing, or almost hearing, someone singing the absent vocals...
Warren Smith said 1623 days ago (April 12th, 2013)
Platform friendly
Obviously your impeccable sense of timing and capacity for juggling polyrythyms carries-over to the iPad with no loss of quality. No matter what platform, you play with winged feet : )
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paralax said 1574 days ago (June 1st, 2013)
odd but cool
this is cool but a little odd. could use a guitar in there somewhere to break up the monotony.
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