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#664506 - 07/17/21 02:13 AM [User Showcase] "Heartland Flyer"
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Ghostgum Offline
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HEARTLAND FLYER

BIAB Style & Tracks:

STICKUP.STY Stickup Old Time Country Train

3495 Bass, Acoustic OldTimeHappyDance Ev16 125
3368:Mandolin, Rhythm OldTimeHappyDance Ev16 125
RealDrums=CountryTrainBrushes
3410:Guitar, Acoustic OldTimeHappyDance Ev16 125

Additional BIAB Tracks:
2923:Banjo, Tenor, Rhythm OldTimeCanadianReelQuinn Ev16 110
2670:PedalSteel, Background HippyTrainEddy Ev 110

External instruments:
Epiphone LP100 Electric Guitar; Takamine GC1 El-Acoustic Guitar + Fender Mustang LT50 amp
Swan Chromatic Harmonica


Edited by Ghostgum (07/17/21 03:16 PM)

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#664523 - 07/17/21 05:07 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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Charlie Fogle Offline
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Great performance. Nicely mixed and produced.

Enjoyed my listen.

Charlie
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#664531 - 07/17/21 06:04 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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So well played. Excellent technique and taste. I really like your use of the different instruments, and a very pleasing mix.
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#664821 - 07/19/21 10:34 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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Nice upbeat toe tapper!! Nice playing on the guitar! Very "Heartland" too!! Take care. Greg

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#664834 - 07/19/21 11:58 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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Hi Ghostgum,

Pleasant composition. I like the rhythm and the sequence of chords. The lead guitar well played and the appearance of the harmonica has all its charm. Well done

Kindly regard
Derochette
alias JaniJackFlash

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#664920 - 07/19/21 08:32 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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Nice composition and very tasteful playing, Brian. A most enjoyable listen.
Regards,
Leon

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#664924 - 07/19/21 09:50 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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Brian

Very tasty playing throughout and an excellent instrumental composition.

Good work.

Peter

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#664974 - 07/20/21 07:32 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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Ghostgum, you are making that guitar sound good! Great track and backing is perfect! Thanks, Torrey
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#665061 - 07/20/21 09:47 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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Makes me want to take a train trip. Really nicely done.
Josie

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#665064 - 07/20/21 10:03 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Sundance]
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Ghostgum Offline
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Originally Posted By: Sundance
Makes me want to take a train trip. Really nicely done.
Josie


Really? Maybe I should try selling it to Amtrak wink

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#665334 - 07/23/21 09:30 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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That is a nice blend of RT's and your performances.

Sounds like a group of folks who've been sitting in together for a while.

Great playing and we much liked the mix. Acoustic mixes can be a challenge ... this is a good one!

J&B
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#666118 - 07/29/21 06:36 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Janice & Bud]
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WOW WOW WOW !...
SUCH TALENT EXHIBITED IN THIS SONG !
i dont normally go for train beat type songs.....
but this is fantastic. really liked it.
couldnt stop listening.
SUPERB AND A GREAT CATCHY MELODY !
i love melodic songs like this.
you have a great ear for a sweet melody.
best
om


Edited by justanoldmuso (07/29/21 06:38 AM)
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#666189 - 07/29/21 01:26 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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Outstanding!

One of the best instrumentals on the forums.

Excellently played on all instruments. Super backing tracks.

This could have been the theme song of one of those spaghetti westerns!
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#666233 - 07/29/21 08:03 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: justanoldmuso]
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Thanks for the positive review, om. Glad you liked the tune.

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#666234 - 07/29/21 08:08 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: MarioD]
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Thanks for your comments, Mario. There's something about these BIAB tracks that is inspirational. It make the process of creating melodies, counter-melodies, harmonies and incidental phrases so much easier than simply using midi.

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#666237 - 07/29/21 10:54 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Heartland Flyer" [Re: Ghostgum]
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What they said!

Nice melody, excellent playing, interesting arrangement.

Good work on the guitars and harmonica as well.
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