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#541469 - 06/17/19 04:34 PM [User Showcase] *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing)
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Hi all. Had some fun with this great style. (POKEY.STY Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) I put some distortion on the "don't come round" vocal.
All comments welcome.Rob

Dont Come Over

Well don't come over to my house and push me all around.
Oh don't come over to my house and look me up and down.

Your wicked words wont break my bones mean not a thing to me.
You keep banging on the door to catch a glimpse of me don't come around.

Bridge

Well don't come over to my house the curtains have been drawn.
Oh don't come over to my house now you have been warned.

Your wicked words don't mean a thing not one thing to me.
You keep on banging on the door to catch a glimpse of me don't come around.

Bridge

Well don't come over to my house I soon will be gone.
Oh don't come over to my house you'll never right your wrongs.

Your wicked words wont break my bones mean not a thing to me.
You keep banging on the door to catch a glimpse of me don't come around.

****** Song Summary *************
Title: Untitled Song
File:Dont come over.SGU
Key=Dm , Tempo 180, Length (m:s)=2:49
4 bar intro, 120 bar chorus, from bar 5 to bar 124. Repeat x1 chorus
No Melody
No Soloist track.
Song is saved with Volume, Pan, Reverb, Chorus, Bank0,
Song is saved with bar changes for Volume Changes,RealDrums Changes,
Style is _POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing)

RealTracks in style: 2907:Bass, Acoustic, RockabillySwingByron Sw 190
RealTracks in style: ~2401:Piano, Acoustic, Rhythm RockabillyJiveKevin Sw 190
RealTracks in style: ~815:Guitar, Electric, Rhythm Western Swing Sw 190
RealTracks in style: 3298:Guitar, Electric, Soloist ChickenPickinWesternSwingJohnny Sw 165
RealDrums [in style:RockabillySwing^02-a:Tom, b:Shaker

Mixed with Studio One. Vocals my self

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#541483 - 06/17/19 05:39 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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Interesting use of Style here. This song has a certain rawness to it I appreciate. Thanks for sharing!
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#541515 - 06/18/19 01:48 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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This reminded me of early Violent Femmes as much as Rockabilly.
Though the femmes used a big acoustic bass guitar rather than a slap stand up.
I really enjoyed the sound and the narrative.
the structure was unusual - but that's cool too.
Cool stuff Rob.
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#541521 - 06/18/19 02:36 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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Hi Rob,

A cheerful song (in a way), but I thought you always like people in your house. Did that change? (joke)
But I liked the way you sang it, the doubles, the radio-voice. Nicely done!
I have one tiny point: The instruments were a bit soft in relation to your voice. Especially the piano.
But it could be my ears...

Hans
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#541572 - 06/18/19 08:44 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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I really like this song...
You always do quality work but one seems to stand out...
Good job!
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#541574 - 06/18/19 08:57 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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I love everything about this.

Jaunty style, interesting production, Tom Waits growl... the only thing it's missing is a wah-wah trumpet solo.

Excellent! laugh
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#541621 - 06/18/19 12:57 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing...and rockabilly swings!

There's nothing to not like here.

It's a strong fun production and the processed vocal is so cool!

J&B

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#541638 - 06/18/19 03:17 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Ember - PG Music]
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Originally Posted By: Ember - PG Music
Interesting use of Style here. This song has a certain rawness to it I appreciate. Thanks for sharing!


Many thanks for listening Ember. Rob

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#541639 - 06/18/19 03:19 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: rayc]
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Originally Posted By: rayc
This reminded me of early Violent Femmes as much as Rockabilly.
Though the femmes used a big acoustic bass guitar rather than a slap stand up.
I really enjoyed the sound and the narrative.
the structure was unusual - but that's cool too.
Cool stuff Rob.




Thanks for the encouragement Ray.
Also thank for the video I really enjoyed the song. Rob

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#541684 - 06/18/19 08:38 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Birchwood]
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Originally Posted By: Birchwood
Hi Rob,

A cheerful song (in a way), but I thought you always like people in your house. Did that change? (joke)
But I liked the way you sang it, the doubles, the radio-voice. Nicely done!
I have one tiny point: The instruments were a bit soft in relation to your voice. Especially the piano.
But it could be my ears...

Hans


Hello Hans. You are welcome to come over any time.
Thanks for the tip on the volume. Rob

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#541696 - 06/18/19 10:02 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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Rob,

Terrific tune . . . love the vibe, the feel, the whole thing . . . some nice production touches throughout (e.g., the “megaphone-like” backing vocal that chimes in from time to time). Really slick . . . and I love the vocal on this one. Loved it!

Best regards,

Deej

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#541826 - 06/19/19 01:42 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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Very cool bouncy song. Guitar was excellent. Super vocal and backtrack Rob

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#541828 - 06/19/19 01:52 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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Yeah this is different and a great use of this style, loved the vocals.. and this is all fitting neatly/tightly on my monitors going for another listen with the headphones now.

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#541843 - 06/19/19 03:49 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Jim]
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Hello Jim. Many thanks for listening.

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#541844 - 06/19/19 03:50 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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Hello Rob, thanks for sharing this! I found this very easy to listen and the instruments are layered nicely. Looking forward to hear more!
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#541850 - 06/19/19 03:54 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: dcuny]
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Originally Posted By: dcuny
I love everything about this.

Jaunty style, interesting production, Tom Waits growl... the only thing it's missing is a wah-wah trumpet solo.

Excellent! laugh


Hello David. Thanks for your comment. Haven't seen you round for awhile hope all is good. Rob


Edited by Rob4580 (06/20/19 02:52 PM)

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#541868 - 06/19/19 05:23 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Rob4580]
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Rob, the swing/rockabilly feel in this really works well! Just a really neat tune with your standard excellent vocals! That guitar solo was a great choice! Thanks, Torrey
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#542020 - 06/20/19 02:53 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Janice & Bud]
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Originally Posted By: Janice & Bud
It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing...and rockabilly swings!

There's nothing to not like here.

It's a strong fun production and the processed vocal is so cool!

J&B





Thank you Janice and Bud.

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#542021 - 06/20/19 02:58 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Deej56]
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Originally Posted By: Deej56
Rob,

Terrific tune . . . love the vibe, the feel, the whole thing . . . some nice production touches throughout (e.g., the “megaphone-like” backing vocal that chimes in from time to time). Really slick . . . and I love the vocal on this one. Loved it!

Best regards,

Deej


Thank you for your comment Deej. Rob

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#542022 - 06/20/19 02:59 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Dont Come Over_POKEY.STY (Pokey Pickin Rockabilly Swing) [Re: Scott C]
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Originally Posted By: Scott C
Very cool bouncy song. Guitar was excellent. Super vocal and backtrack Rob


Thank you Scott.

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