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#191769 - 01/24/13 03:42 PM [User Showcase] End Of The World
Registered: 04/20/10
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90 dB Offline
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Don't think I've posted this one here yet.

http://www.reverbnation.com/90db





****** Song Summary *************
Title: The End Of The World
File:The End Of The World.SGU
Key=B , Tempo 71, Length (m:s)=6:59
No intro. 120 bar chorus, from bar 1 to bar 120. Repeat x1 chorus
No Melody
No Soloist track.
Song is saved with Volume, Pan, Reverb, Chorus, Bank0,
Style is _RNBFNKO.STY (RnB Rock w/ Funky Gtr&Org(65 RS))

RealTracks in style: 366:Bass, Electric, Country Ev 065
RealTracks in style: ~688:Organ, B3, Background Pop Ev 065
RealTracks in style: 872:Guitar, Electric, Rhythm ModernRnBRockFunkyA-B Ev 065
RealTracks in style: 869:Guitar, Electric, Rhythm ModernRnBRockWarmA-B Ev 065
RealDrums in style: RockModernRnB^01-a:Snare, Closed HiHat , b:Snare, Crash Ride
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Edited by 90 dB (01/25/13 03:40 AM)

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#191770 - 01/24/13 04:00 PM [User Showcase] Re: End Of The World [Re: 90 dB]
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Your reverbnation link keeps sending me to the sign in page. I’m not a member! However your soundclick link worked fine.

This is a really good song. Strong vocals! Loved that B3! Was that you on the guitar lead? That sounded great IMO.

A perfect end of the gig song!

Two thumbs up.

PS – I was typing as I was listening and just caught the ending. You may want to do a slower fade out as it stops quite abruptly.
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#191771 - 01/24/13 05:55 PM [User Showcase] Re: End Of The World [Re: MarioD]
Registered: 11/25/12
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Loc: Texas
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Loc: Texas
I enjoyed this song a lot. Listened a couple of times.

It's vocally, musically and lyrically neat, clean, and lean. For me it has a very cool Elvis Costello vibe. Could have been on his My Aim Is True album along with his hit "Allison".

Tasty economic guitar lead is just right. I like the way you used the title "End of the World" with more than one meaning.

The ending is abrupt, you could fade it.

Wonderful song.


Edited by austin51 (01/24/13 05:56 PM)

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#191772 - 01/24/13 09:08 PM [User Showcase] Re: End Of The World [Re: austin51]
Registered: 05/30/08
Posts: 4584
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Quote:

For me it has a very cool Elvis Costello vibe.





Totally agree.

This is my fav of yours so far. Very moving vocal too.

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#191773 - 01/25/13 01:41 AM [User Showcase] Re: End Of The World [Re: Sundance]
Registered: 10/31/08
Posts: 16598
Loc: Australia
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Loc: Australia
Hi Bob,

As I've said many times on this forum, I love the AABA form and your use of it in this song is magnificent. Your lyrics and melody have really capitalised on the strengths of this song form.

Here are just a few of the million thoughts that raced through my head as I listened: "fantastic vocals", "that's a very impressive way to use the hook", "excellent mix", "powerful melody", "very impressive delivery", "wow".

I loved listening to this one. I'm with Sundance in that this is my favourite song to date from your studio

I'm heading back for another listen now!
Noel
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#191774 - 01/25/13 03:44 AM [User Showcase] Re: End Of The World [Re: Noel96]
Registered: 04/20/10
Posts: 4840
Loc: Florida
90 dB Offline
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Mario, Austin -

Thanks. I fixed the link. I have a short fade on that one, but it doesn't sound "abrupt" to me. Maybe I'll make it smoother. That's a real track lead guitar (Dire Straights).



Josie - thanks for the kind words.


Noel - thanks very much.



Regards,


Bob

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