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#436366 - 11/02/17 07:57 PM [User Showcase] #New# Leaving Narrabri
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Hi all. This is my latest effort.
Little different to recent songs.
All comments welcome. Rob

Leaving Narrabri


Can you feel the summer breeze brush against your skin.
Leaning on the door Sill as we drive.

Dont know how long its been, since we said goodbye.
To the folks back home in Narrabri.
...................................................................................................................
And I know you shed a tear and we shared a beer I held you near.
Where gonna give it one more try.

So down this empty road two lonely soles and god only knows.
where gonna make it to the end.
...................................................................................


Bridge

...................................................................................
And I know you shed a tear and we shared a beer I held you near.
Where gonna give it one more try.
(Where going home to Narrabri)

So down this empty road two lonely soles and god only knows.
where gonna make it to the end.
...................................................................................

We'll keep pushing through the night till the sun begins to rise.

One more hill and we'll be home, then we'll back home in Narabri

then we'l back home in Narrabri

We'll just keep along the suns almost gone be it right or wrong.
When we're back home in Narrabri

...................................................................................................................
And I know you shed a tear and we shared a beer I held you near.
Where gonna give it one more try.

So down this empty road two lonely soles and god only knows.
where gonna make it to the end.



****** Song Summary *************
Title: Leaving Narrabri El Paso Baritone Texas Pop
File:Leaving Narabri.SGU
Key=D , Tempo 120, Length (m:s)=3:56
2 bar intro, 112 bar chorus, from bar 3 to bar 114. Repeat x1 chorus
No Melody
Soloist track has 800 notes, Soloist harmony is < no harmony >(0)
Song is saved with Volume, Pan, Reverb, Chorus, Bank0,
Style is _ELPASO.STY (El Paso Baritone Texas Pop)

RealTracks in style: 1253:Bass, Electric, PopShiningHeld Ev 120
Loop in Song: Pop-Soul-RnB\R n B - sweet_75_a drums ev16.wav
RealTracks in style: 2499:Guitar, Baritone Electric, Rhythm PopCountryBrent Ev 120
RealTracks in style: 2508:String Quartet, Rhythm PopEvenHall Ev 120
RealTracks in style: ~405:Guitar, Acoustic, Strumming Ev 120
RealTracks in song: 2040:Guitar, Resonator, Soloist CountryRob Ev 120
RealDrums in style: NashvilleEven8^4-a,b:Sidestick, HiHat

Vocals Myself. Mixed with Sonar

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#436372 - 11/02/17 09:52 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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PeterF Offline
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Rob

A nice piece of Australiana. Excellent tune beautifully performed.
A top notch production.

Peter

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#436395 - 11/03/17 03:30 AM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Good song, love your vocal on this, and I like the lyrics too.

Great job on the production too, that breakdown at 1:15 and bringing it back at 1:40 worked like a charm and really makes the song something special IMHO, nice one!

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#436410 - 11/03/17 07:31 AM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Very cool tune Rob. Super vocal and lyric. Mix was excellent. Well done..

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#436423 - 11/03/17 08:31 AM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Excellent mix!

great vocal, strong write

I think this is my new favorite from you

enjoyed the listen very much,

Kenny

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#436424 - 11/03/17 09:04 AM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Deryk - PG Music Offline
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What a tune! I really enjoyed this. It is quite catchy, while maintaining a thought provoking theme. It sounds genuine and heartfelt. Not to mention, the arrangement here is on point.

Great work, and thanks so much for sharing smile
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#436435 - 11/03/17 12:15 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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What a fantastic song! Maybe it's just me, but I totally got a hint of a Johnny Cash vibe with this particular song. Maybe it's the vocals! I really enjoyed the lyrics to this particular tune. Excellent job.

Can't wait for the next one.
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#436463 - 11/03/17 03:39 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: PeterF]
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Thanks old mate. Really appreciate your comments and support.
Rob

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#436504 - 11/04/17 12:06 AM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: BlueAttitude]
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Originally Posted By: BlueAttitude
Good song, love your vocal on this, and I like the lyrics too.

Great job on the production too, that breakdown at 1:15 and bringing it back at 1:40 worked like a charm and really makes the song something special IMHO, nice one!


Hi Blue. Appreciate your attention to detail.
Thanks for your encouraging words.
Rob

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#436532 - 11/04/17 08:17 AM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Loved this. Great production and lyrics!

Well done my friend.

"One more hill and we'll be home."

Nice!!

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#436594 - 11/04/17 03:30 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Scott C]
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Originally Posted By: Scott C
Very cool tune Rob. Super vocal and lyric. Mix was excellent. Well done..


Thank you Scott.
Rob

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#436600 - 11/04/17 04:06 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Rob,

A really good lonesome road feeling to this - very nice soulful vocal and that sweetness in the melody makes me want to sing along on the chorus.
The resonator and baritone guitars sound great together.
Very good!

Robert

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#436637 - 11/04/17 11:14 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Hello, Rob

Very nice tune!
Beautifully performed.
I entirely agree with Robert.
A really good lonesome road feeling to this - very nice soulful vocal and that sweetness in the melody makes me want to sing along on the chorus.
The resonator and baritone guitars sound great together.
Enjoyed my listen a lot.

Best regards.

Shigeki Adachi

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#436641 - 11/04/17 11:30 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Great track and great production. It really fits the Australiana tag. It brought the outback back home to me...
Just a quick note on the lyrics, I think you meant "we're" not "where".
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#436644 - 11/04/17 11:41 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Great !
Narrabri, Lucky Starr's been there..

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#436650 - 11/05/17 01:36 AM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Originally Posted By: BlueAttitude
Good song, love your vocal on this, and I like the lyrics too.

Great job on the production too, that breakdown at 1:15 and bringing it back at 1:40 worked like a charm and really makes the song something special IMHO, nice one!



I fully agree with Dave. he summed it up perfectly. This is one of your very best - of the ones I've heard. that was a real joy to listen to. Thanks for the pleasure!

Also, before I forget, the reso guitar with the deep reverb was a real nice touch!

Wishing you well,

Alan
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#436687 - 11/05/17 01:01 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Rob4580]
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Really nice, Rob.

Like Kenny, this is my favorite...

Nice instrumentation, good vocal. Good mix.

Enjoyed that.

fj

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#436699 - 11/05/17 02:25 PM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: floyd jane]
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Rob I also think that this is one if not your best today. Super mix, dynamics, lyrics and vocal.

I love these lines "And I know you shed a tear and we shared a beer I held you near.
Where gonna give it one more try.

So down this empty road two lonely soles and god only knows.
where gonna make it to the end."

Great lyrics here.

Two thumbs up.
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#436801 - 11/06/17 11:14 AM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: 44kfl]
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Originally Posted By: 44kfl
Excellent mix!

great vocal, strong write

I think this is my new favorite from you

enjoyed the listen very much,

Kenny


Thank you Kenny.
Rob

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#436802 - 11/06/17 11:15 AM [User Showcase] Re: #New# Leaving Narrabri [Re: Deryk - PG Music]
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Originally Posted By: Deryk - PG Music
What a tune! I really enjoyed this. It is quite catchy, while maintaining a thought provoking theme. It sounds genuine and heartfelt. Not to mention, the arrangement here is on point.

Great work, and thanks so much for sharing smile


Hello Deryk. Thanks for your comments. Rob

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