You need to be logged in to post
Options
Index
#426992 - 08/21/17 05:01 PM [User Showcase] Don't Call Me When You're Lonely
Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Buford Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Don't Call Me When You're Lonely

I really like the slow rockin' feel of this particular style. The only addition to the style was the RT Mandolin and my Telecaster for fills. BIAB tracks were exported to Reaper for vocals, guitar, and final mixing.

Thanks for listening,
~Bob

****** Song Summary *************
Title: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely
File:Dont Call Me When Youre Lonely.SGU
Key=D , Tempo 120, Length (m:s)=3:00
8 bar intro, 26 bar chorus, from bar 9 to bar 34. Repeat x3 choruses
No Melody
No Soloist track.
Song is saved with Volume, Pan, Reverb, Chorus, Bank0,
Style is _BLUEST.STY (Bluest Acoustic Resonator Blues)

RealTracks in style: ~536:Bass, Acoustic, Pop Sw 120
RealTracks in style: ~372:Guitar, Acoustic, Strumming Hank Sw 120
RealTracks in style: 2676:Guitar, Acoustic, Rhythm BluesShuffleBrent Sw 130
RealTracks in style: 609:Guitar, Resonator, Background Roundup Sw 120
RealTracks in song: 2121:Mandolin, Soloist CountryShuffleAndy Sw 120
RealDrums in style: BluesShuffle^3-a:Brushes, Swirl , b:Brushes, HiHat

*******************

Don’t Call Me When You’re Lonely
© 2017 Bob Buford

I left home in sixty-seven just to try to
Find a reason to hang on
She was not the one I needed
But she taught me how to love and get along

Seems I always liked riding all alone
Two big wheels, my old guitar, and this phone
But don’t call me when you’re lonely
I can’t say when I’m coming home

Down on Pearl Street back in Boulder I believed
We’d both live out our song
But her heart just wasn’t in it
And she found another love to drag along

All this time I was thinkin’ I was wrong
After years of feelin’ guilty I got strong
So don’t call me when you’re lonely
I can’t say when I’m coming home.

I got this old beat up Martin back in Denver
It just feels right in my hands
We’ve spent all these years together on the road
Playing beer joints with the bands

There ain’t nothing I have written could last long
No one cares cause it’s just one more hurting song
So don’t call me when you’re lonely
I can’t say when I’m coming home.

Top
#426996 - 08/21/17 05:10 PM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: Buford]
Registered: 11/19/12
Posts: 2360
Loc: Middletown, PA.
44kfl Offline
Veteran

Registered: 11/19/12
Posts: 2360
Loc: Middletown, PA.
love the melody and laid-back feel of this sad song

nice chord choices and some very tasty guitar licks

Could be just me but i hear a cross btw Dwight Yoakum and Vince Gill

and that's a "so good" thing

enjoyed the listen

Kenny

Top
#427001 - 08/21/17 05:19 PM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: 44kfl]
Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Buford Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Originally Posted By: 44kfl
love the melody and laid-back feel of this sad song

nice chord choices and some very tasty guitar licks
Could be just me but i hear a cross btw Dwight Yoakum and Vince Gill and that's a "so good" thing enjoyed the listen

Kenny


Hey Kenny, Oh yea, that is a so good thing. Appreciate ya.

Thanks for listening,
Bob grin

Top
#427030 - 08/22/17 01:43 AM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: Buford]
Registered: 12/06/03
Posts: 3639
Loc: Sydney Australia
PeterF Offline
Veteran

Registered: 12/06/03
Posts: 3639
Loc: Sydney Australia
Bob

Really nice melody - some parts reminded me a bit of the Eagles.
Nice guitar and a good set of lyrics. Very enjoyable.

Peter

Top
#427039 - 08/22/17 04:15 AM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: Buford]
Registered: 01/28/12
Posts: 3149
Loc: Murgon Queensland Australia
Rob4580 Offline
Veteran

Registered: 01/28/12
Posts: 3149
Loc: Murgon Queensland Australia
Hey Buford. Your a great talent my friend.
Love the chord progression and lyrics in this.

Very catchy, well performed and produced.
Well done.
Rob

Top
#427047 - 08/22/17 05:47 AM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: Buford]
Registered: 05/22/11
Posts: 3147
Loc: Florida
tommyad Offline
Veteran

Registered: 05/22/11
Posts: 3147
Loc: Florida
Bob, This has such a great feel. Colorado country at it's finest. Great guitar work and a first class vocal. Good write and production. Much enjoyed, Tom

Top
#427061 - 08/22/17 06:32 AM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: PeterF]
Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Buford Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Originally Posted By: PeterF
Bob

Really nice melody - some parts reminded me a bit of the Eagles.
Nice guitar and a good set of lyrics. Very enjoyable.

Peter


Hey Peter. You got it...Eagles was kinda what I was going for; didn't have time for the harmonies as the contest deadline was looming. But maybe later. Appreciate your comments.

Thanks for listening,
Bob

Top
#427062 - 08/22/17 06:36 AM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: Rob4580]
Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Buford Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Originally Posted By: Rob4580
Hey Buford. Your a great talent my friend.
Love the chord progression and lyrics in this.

Very catchy, well performed and produced.
Well done.
Rob


Hey Rob! Congrats on your win! Loved your song. Let's get some Captain Arnolds and celebrate sometime. cool

Appreciate ya,
Bob

Top
#427067 - 08/22/17 06:43 AM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: tommyad]
Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Buford Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Originally Posted By: tommyad
Bob, This has such a great feel. Colorado country at it's finest. Great guitar work and a first class vocal. Good write and production. Much enjoyed, Tom


Tom! Thanks, man. Pleased you liked it. BTW...I got BIAB back in the 90's too. I found most of the original packages but not all. Is there a way to find out when exactly I got it? I remember installing it one afternoon (from floppies) and staying up til 2am playing with it. I'm still amazed.

Later gator (Florida saying) grin
Bob

Top
#427091 - 08/22/17 07:53 AM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: Buford]
Registered: 08/09/17
Posts: 547
Loc: Florida
Samuel Davis Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 08/09/17
Posts: 547
Loc: Florida
Nice toe tapper you got here. I could definitely do some two stepping to this. Nice story and great vocals.
_________________________
Samuel Davis Jr
BIAB 2018 + Cubase + Ignite
BMI

www.sammycountry.com

Top
#427095 - 08/22/17 08:03 AM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: Samuel Davis]
Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Buford Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Originally Posted By: Samuel Davis
Nice toe tapper you got here. I could definitely do some two stepping to this. Nice story and great vocals.


Hi Sam...get to steppin'. smile

Thanks for listening,
Bob

Top
#427142 - 08/22/17 01:45 PM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: Buford]
Registered: 12/05/11
Posts: 9077
Loc: GA USA
Janice & Bud Offline
Veteran

Registered: 12/05/11
Posts: 9077
Loc: GA USA
We've spent some time in Co...so thanks for the memories.

The fine vocal really carries this production...the laid back feel of it works really well with the lyric and melody. "Laid back" can often, in our book, kill a song but when it's pulled off like this it can really work. There's just the right amount of road weariness in the lyric, arrangement and vocal to give a very authentic feel to the story. Everybody in the band (RT's and you) are hittin' the note.

Enjoyed it.

J&B

Top
#427145 - 08/22/17 02:50 PM [User Showcase] Re: Don't Call Me When You're Lonely [Re: Janice & Bud]
Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Buford Offline
Journeyman

Registered: 12/03/03
Posts: 728
Loc: Colorado
Originally Posted By: Janice & Bud
We've spent some time in Co...so thanks for the memories.

The fine vocal really carries this production...the laid back feel of it works really well with the lyric and melody. "Laid back" can often, in our book, kill a song but when it's pulled off like this it can really work. There's just the right amount of road weariness in the lyric, arrangement and vocal to give a very authentic feel to the story. Everybody in the band (RT's and you) are hittin' the note.

Enjoyed it.

J&B



Hi J&B (love typing that; flashback to college)

Thank you so much. You got a lot out of what I wrote. Not everyone does. But, hey you've been here, you get the vibe.

Thanks for listening, smile
Bob

Top


PG Music News
Listen to the Band-in-a-Box® User Showcase Radio Today!

You may know about our User Showcase Forum, but have you heard about our Band-in-a-Box® User Showcase Radio?

What a great way to listen to all of the Band-in-a-Box® creations from program users just-like-you! It's as easy as choosing a playlist and pressing play!

Click here to access our Band-in-a-Box® Radio, and don't forget to bookmark your new favorite page!

Review - Band-in-a-Box® 2020 for Windows

Make sure to check out the latest Band-in-a-Box® 2020 for Windows review from Sound-Guy (Dennis) at www.gearslutz.com: click here.

Sound-Guy has been using Band-in-a-Box® for many, many, many, many, many years - and we still managed to surprise him with some great new features! Read his latest review to learn more about his favorite additions for 2020!

"Band-in-a-Box continues to evolve as an expansive musical tool-set for both novice and experienced musicians to produce not only new compositions and arrangements, but also perform them with excellent musical “talent”. It also provides educational and training tools for keyboardists and guitarists. It’s easy to use the basic functions, and challenging enough to keep you occupied for years. BIAB provides education, inspiration, a “live” band to aid in practicing, and anything from backing tracks to full performances for recording."
-Sound-Guy, www.gearslutz.com

How I Use Band-in-a-Box® to Create Shots/Chops

Band-in-a-Box® user Henry Clarke creates a lot of great songs with Band-in-a-Box®, and he's shared his steps for creating the shots/chops within his recent song Lonely in a Crowd.

To watch Henry's video, click here.

Have your own program tip to share? Feel free to post it to our Tips & Tricks forum.

#TipTuesday

Uncommon RealTracks Instruments for Band-in-a-Box®

Today is Uncommon Instrument Awareness Day.

Examples of "uncommon instruments" include anything from Spoons to the Wheelharp to the Singing Ringing Tree, and more!
(there's probably more instruments out there that we DON'T know than we DO know)

Although our RealTracks collection doesn't include many 'uncommon instruments', we do offer some pretty unique choices!

On top of the usual varieties we offer for Piano, Guitar, Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet, Bass, Tuba, Trumpet, Trombone, and more - our RealTracks library also offers a nice selection of Shakuhachi and Kalimba - there's even a Koto RealTrack included in Set 212!

Kalimba: RealTracks Set 271
Koto: RealTracks Set 212
Shakuhachi: RealTracks Sets 193 & 212

What's the most surprising RealTrack Instrument that you've come across?

Band-in-a-Box® 2020 Portuguese for Windows is Here!

Existem mais de 50 novos recursos no Band-in-a-Box® 2020! Existem aprimoramentos no RealTracks (RealTracks vocais com som mais suave, RealTracks Engrossados, Substitutos de RealTracks e MultiFrases). A maioria dos RealDrums agora possui RealCharts (com notação de bateria precisa). Há um novo navegador de artistas do RealTracks para encontrar informações/biografias/links/listas de RealTracks em todos os artistas. Um novo Navegador de recursos permite que o usuário novo ou "esquecido" encontre e use facilmente a maioria dos recursos/teclas de atalho/documentos em uma única janela. Equalizar Tempoaprimoramentos na Seleção de Músicas, baixo/bateria ou apenas bateria nas introduções automáticas, 3.400 títulos adicionados, aprimoramentos no MusicXML, visualização de guitarra para "Canhotos" e "Estudantes", aprimoramentos de arrastar e soltar, exibição de várias janelas do Interpretador de Acordes de Áudio e muito mais!

COMPRE/ATUALIZE, & BAIXE AGORA!

Band-in-a-Box® 2019 Mac Update Ready!

Just because Band-in-a-Box® 2020 for Mac is here doesn't mean we've forgotten our 2019 users!

If you're still using Band-in-a-Box® 2019, make sure you download the latest patch update (b324) for an updated splash screen (macOS 10.12 and 10.13 users), smoother Song Titles dialog, access to your (purchased) RealTracks Set 328, and we've corrected the reported issue with opening songs from older versions of Band-in-a-Box in the 2019 version.

Learn more about this patch and download it here.

Review - Loops-with-Style PAK 2 for Band-in-a-Box® 2020

"Dr. Dave" Walker is at it again! You may remember his recent reviews of both Band-in-a-Box 2020 for Mac and Xtra Styles PAK 9 - now he has something to say about our Loops-with-Style PAK 2 - check it out: Click here to read...

With money being tight for most musicians, this is a wonderful gift for those on a limited budget. At $29, it offers months and years of fun and experimentation, bringing many ideas to fruition as songs with enough variation so that your audience doesn’t jump to "aw, that's a computer!" while still keeping the power of the software in your hands.
-"Dr. Dave" Walker

Thank you again Dr. Dave for the great review!

Learn more about Loops-with-Style PAKs: Windows | Mac

Forum Stats
32624 Members
68 Forums
65561 Topics
555919 Posts

Max Online: 2537 @ 01/19/20 07:09 AM
Newest Members
supervanille, Kinney Jeff, Pacus, Tocopixel, pjn

32623 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
MarioD 149
VideoTrack 128
Guitarhacker 123
Janice & Bud 121
Matt Finley 112
Jim Fogle 112
floyd jane 109
rayc 100
MusicStudent 99
Tano Music 96
Today's Birthdays
pochofenix, sslechta