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#198126 - 03/13/13 08:35 PM [User Showcase] first try to post an original song
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eric de kesel Offline
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Registered: 03/13/13
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I made this song completely with realtracks wich I then further edited in cubase6.
hope someone out there likes it;

here's the link : https://soundcloud.com/eric-de-kesel/and-a-river-runs-unplugged

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#198127 - 03/13/13 10:09 PM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: eric de kesel]
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rsdean Offline
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Eric,

Welcome. I enjoyed everything about this song. Outstanding melody and lyrics, with a hint of Gordon Lightfoot in your voice. Great stuff...

Bob
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#198128 - 03/14/13 04:58 AM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: rsdean]
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Hi Eric !:)

I liked it very much !:)

Cheers
Dani

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#198129 - 03/14/13 06:35 AM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: dani48]
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Hi Eric,

Welcome to the forums

I enjoyed your song very much. To my ears it had a very relaxed, story-teller sound that suited it well. I thought the melody was excellent and the harmony terrific.

All the best,
Noel
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#198130 - 03/14/13 09:04 AM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: Noel96]
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sixchannel Offline
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What a super song.
Good choice of RTs and I enjoyed the story you tell.
Maybe we have all lived in a town like this - maybe some of us still do!! (hint. Hint)
cheers
ian
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#198131 - 03/14/13 10:36 AM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: sixchannel]
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Welcome! Excellent tune, very well produced! Thanks for sharing!



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#198132 - 03/14/13 11:35 AM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: PgFantastic]
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boehm Offline
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Hi Eric,

nice tune, good voice and mix.
Welcome here.

Guenter

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#198133 - 03/18/13 10:58 PM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: boehm]
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Sundance Offline
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Welcome Eric,

Good job with the realtracks. Nice voice too.

Enjoyed listening.

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#198134 - 03/18/13 11:14 PM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: Sundance]
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Was off to bed and thought, hey listen to one new song first . . . glad I did. Very well written, produced and performed. Plus I can now fall asleep with a nice melody in my head.

PS: Another welcome to the forum.

Later,
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#198135 - 03/19/13 11:12 AM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: Danny C.]
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TexasHeartRush Offline
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Classic sound. Lightfoot, Croce, Denver, David Gates... its all there. Nice melody, nice arrangement and good choice of RT. Great job Eric~!

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#198136 - 03/19/13 01:53 PM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: TexasHeartRush]
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ROG Offline
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Hi Eric and welcome.

Lovely song for your first post here. Well put together and excellent vocals. Looking forward to more..

ROG.

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#198137 - 03/19/13 04:21 PM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: ROG]
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Eric, welcome! Nice job on this.
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#198138 - 03/19/13 07:30 PM [User Showcase] Re: first try to post an original song [Re: floyd jane]
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Steve Young Offline
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Eric,

Welcome to the Forum! Great way to introduce yourself. Very nice song. To me it's Gordon Lightfoot meets Jim Croce meets Don McLlean - a pretty good combination in my book.

Thanks for sharing it!

Steve
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