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#220764 - 11/11/13 02:42 AM [User Showcase] Manikin in the Window
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New song with all real tracks............Raw, not finished yet.


Edited by critter (11/11/13 02:53 AM)
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#220772 - 11/11/13 08:10 AM [User Showcase] Re: Manikin in the Window [Re: critter]
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Excellent tune loved the guitar
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#220803 - 11/11/13 11:45 AM [User Showcase] Re: Manikin in the Window [Re: critter]
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Hey Critter.

I really liked that! Great feel to it and a powerful sound.

I note that you said it's still a bit raw and maybe one thing you could look at is brightening the mix a bit - it came across a tad dull on my system. Perhaps a bit of a boost around 3k might help.

But a great track all the same.

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#220825 - 11/11/13 03:25 PM [User Showcase] Re: Manikin in the Window [Re: critter]
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Critter...

Listened to all the songs on your page. You are doing some very nice pop/rock style songs. Not a whole lot of that here usually...(ROG does it well - but he cheats... he plays it all himself!). It would be nice if you would list the RealTracks and styles you are using - so that others might benefit from the listen...

Sounds good.

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#220894 - 11/12/13 02:29 AM [User Showcase] Re: Manikin in the Window [Re: ROG]
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I did a little tweaking on Manikin let me Know what you think, it's still not finished but all comments help to better the sound, thanks.
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Edited by critter (11/12/13 02:38 AM)
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#220927 - 11/12/13 09:11 AM [User Showcase] Re: Manikin in the Window [Re: critter]
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nice tune..... I enjoyed it .... it'll be interesting to hear it when it's finished and polished up.
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#220943 - 11/12/13 10:56 AM [User Showcase] Re: Manikin in the Window [Re: critter]
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Hey, straight away that tweaking makes it sounds better!

Now maybe bring the drum track up quite a bit - I always think a rock track like this needs a big drum sound to kick it along. If you've got a choice of kits, something with a powerful snare and a touch of reverb.

This could be a really good track.

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#220979 - 11/12/13 02:42 PM [User Showcase] Re: Manikin in the Window [Re: critter]
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Yes, I haven't heard much of this style done with BIAB. I also would be interested in a listening of what tracks were used/created (of course the voice you did yourself).

Sounds good, thanks for posting.
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