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#274756 - 12/15/14 02:50 PM [User Showcase] 18 and a Day
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Jinx Offline
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This is a Folk, Anti-War song I wrote around 1991.

https://soundcloud.com/andling/18-and-a-day

All BIAB, with Clare Brett vocals.

Mandolin - 1110
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#274763 - 12/15/14 03:25 PM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
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Charlie Fogle Offline
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Top notch write, mix, production and performance. Enjoyed this.

Charlie
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#274881 - 12/16/14 06:57 AM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
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Hi Graham,

good production. I like your vocalist very much.

Guenter
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#274948 - 12/16/14 12:50 PM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
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Loc: Edmonton, Ab, Canada
Scott C Offline
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Loved this tune. Almost has a Celtic feel. Again awesome vocalist

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#274967 - 12/16/14 01:49 PM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
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Greg Johnson Offline
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Very nicely done!!! Powerful song beautifully delivered. Take care. Greg

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#275038 - 12/17/14 12:39 AM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
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Noel96 Offline
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Hi jinx,

This is captivating; beautifully arranged, exquisitely performed and very well written.

A great listen.

Regards,
Noel
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#275041 - 12/17/14 01:35 AM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
Registered: 08/13/09
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Loc: Derry,Ireland
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Hi Jinx,

A nice Celtic folk song, very well written and your singer does it proud as well.

Good mix and procution.

Musiclover
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#275053 - 12/17/14 04:22 AM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
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Loc: Belgium
FredM Offline
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Loc: Belgium
Jinx,
A song of all ages, I'm afraid. Beautifully put together, looks simple (but isn't) :-)
Special thumbs up for Clare... with vocals that touch the soul...
I guess in a previous life I was Irish
:-)
G
Fred

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#275054 - 12/17/14 04:27 AM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
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We need more anti-war songs..... after all. we've been in a constant state of war now for how many decades? No victory, no enemies defeated.....lives shattered, sons and daughters buried.....

Maybe I need to write and anti-war song too.... oh wait, I have....


Nice song. This reminds me of Fairport Convention and some of the other groups of the time..... nicely done.

I like your singer's voice.
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#275101 - 12/17/14 08:04 AM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
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This sounds like some of the anti-war folk songs from the 60's maybe something Judy Collins would sing. Now that is a good thing in my book!

Everything about this is perfect!

This is a keeper.
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#275105 - 12/17/14 08:22 AM [User Showcase] Re: 18 and a Day [Re: Jinx]
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+1 to what Mario said.

Clare's voice is captivating, as Noel wrote!!! and I agree.

Enjoyed

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