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This Life (instrumental)


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Mckenzie

 Genre: Acoustic Rock
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Ok, i'm currently working on the lyrics and vocal line to this song, but it had taken me soooooooo long to master the instrumental and arrange the different parts that i'm dying to see what other people think. Unlike the rest of my submissions (with Joe), this is one of my own. I understand it may be a bit plain without the vox, but still...i hope you enjoy it!
(credit to my mate Dave for the Awesome Guitar solo)
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Comments: 9
Fans: 8
Plays: 133
Downloads: 112
Votes: 2
Uploaded: Apr 28, 2008 - 04:07:07 PM
Last Updated: Apr 29, 2008 - 02:16:25 PM Last Played: May 02, 2019 - 11:26:48 PM
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Hardware:
Roland RD700SX, Alvarez el/ac, M-audio firewire410, m-audio luna condenser mic, Shakers, tambourine, Fender US strat, Marshall amp, Boss GT6 effects pedal, MXL 991 small condenser mic
Software:
Garageband 3 (getting the new one soooon - woop wooop!)
Comments
Feter said 4076 days ago (April 28th, 2008)
This Life
thisis so very nice ..open so perfect ..the keys
all in twine with the great sound of the drums
you did great arrangment ...wish you can sing
with it ..thnx for sharin !!!
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chrissmith said 4076 days ago (April 28th, 2008)
I really enjoyed this
thanks for sharing
Vic Holman said 4075 days ago (April 29th, 2008)
sometimes it's nice..
...just to hear the soundbed of others tunes, before the vocal additions. I think you did an exceptional job.
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Mckenzie said 4074 days ago (May 1st, 2008)
THANK YOU SOOO...
..MUCH. I really appreciate the comments, the whole point in me joining this site was so i could maybe gain a little confidence with my music (although i'm still fairly new to the whole recording side of things!), and to receive such encouraging comments really puts a smile on my face! I understand that this sounds a bit like a generic pop/rock song, but i really enjoyed playing and recording it so i had to post it!
..
Thanks again:)

Ps hope to get the vocal arrangement with it soon!

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Bob Rodgers said 4062 days ago (May 13th, 2008)
A
nice arrangement and a great song, love the drums on this, what a great sound from all the instruments!
This is superb, loved it! Thanks!
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Cadman said 3993 days ago (July 21st, 2008)
Super Catchy......
Hi - been taking a quick listen to your other stuff too - you have the advantage of actually being able to play and sing :-)

I think you've got a great sense of melody - one of the things I'd be focusing on if I were you (and this is advice which I myself tend to ignore) is to try and be ruthless with editing and get these down to the magic 3 mins or so.

You've writing mainstream pop - so you have to go with the conventions.

Easier to cut than to invent 'though - so it shouldn't be that difficult.
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lengold said 3992 days ago (July 22nd, 2008)
I am working
my way backwards through your catalogue. The more I hear, the more I am blown away. You ooze talent.
Cheers
Len


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Alannah said 3951 days ago (September 1st, 2008)
Still working my way ....
... through your repertoire ... not disappointed yet ... wow what a great way to spend an evening .... I am listening to the whole album here ! Very nice!
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MKVX said 3891 days ago (October 31st, 2008)
Imagining a short movie
Somehow the intro of this makes me think of some short movie about riding a bicycle down a dusty path.

You need to do a duet with a girl on this... imagining that now... Something about following each other... hope you dont mind me throwing my thoughts out like this.... lol
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