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#651255 - 04/12/21 07:42 PM [User Showcase] Long Distance Love Affair
Registered: 08/12/04
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Long Distance Love Affair

Hi Folks,

Here's a song about the love/hate relationship we have with long distance air travel.

I wrote it back in the days when BIAB was Midi only. The Piano and Bass are still Midi however the drums have been replaced with BIAB Real Drums. Sorry - I can't recall the Style used.

The song features the wonderfully talented vocals of Susan de Jong and the magic of Carmel Courtney's Sax.

Best Regards
Nigel

NB You can listen to more of our music at www.bluesandviews.com
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#651386 - 04/13/21 07:12 PM [User Showcase] Re: Long Distance Love Affair [Re: NigelSpiers]
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Tangmo Offline
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Been there. Great work on thd small band feel getting that big sound. Vocals are really strong and the sax is sweet. (King of tetris, Queen of Solitaire) line is tasty. Really enjoyed the listen.
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#651471 - 04/14/21 09:28 AM [User Showcase] Re: Long Distance Love Affair [Re: NigelSpiers]
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Very cool song. Awesome vocal and the sax was incredible. Very well produced. Well done..

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#651495 - 04/14/21 12:00 PM [User Showcase] Re: Long Distance Love Affair [Re: NigelSpiers]
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Nice work. Really enjoyed the vocals and the sax.
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#651498 - 04/14/21 12:05 PM [User Showcase] Re: Long Distance Love Affair [Re: NigelSpiers]
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Hi NigelSpiers,

Super Sax, the playing and the sound are impeccable. The voice is well adjusted. The arrangement is great and the whole is pleasant. I appreciated.

Kindly regard
Derochette
alias JaniJackFlash

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#651528 - 04/14/21 04:28 PM [User Showcase] Re: Long Distance Love Affair [Re: NigelSpiers]
Registered: 09/02/18
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Ezekiel's Storm Offline
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I'm digging this song. Great vocal and love that sax. Good production! Glad it's not midi. smile

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#651750 - 04/15/21 06:38 PM [User Showcase] Re: Long Distance Love Affair [Re: NigelSpiers]
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TuneMonger Offline
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Killer sax and vocals, as all have attested. Thoroughly enjoyed it.
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#651890 - 04/16/21 04:20 PM [User Showcase] Re: Long Distance Love Affair [Re: NigelSpiers]
Registered: 08/12/04
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Hi Folks,

Thanks for your kind comments and encouragement - much appreciated.

Best Regards
Nigel
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