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Imagine you're back in the early 60's - when Life was simple. 'Beat groups' sprang up everywhere and some, like the Shadows and The Ventures became guitar instrumentsl mega stars. And are still revered today.
So this tune goes right back to those roots from 60 years ago - just Bass, Rhythm guitar, Drums and Lead guitar, with a little extra 'strings' in the chorus as was typical of the time.
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RealTracks in song: 1175:Guitar, Acoustic, Rhythm PopCalypso Ev 100
RealTracks in song: 1841:Synth Pad, PopModernGrooveHigh Ev16 075
RealDrums [in Song:PopRock16ths^03-a:Sidestick, HiHat, b:Snare, HiHat
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Hi Ian,

that era is in my DNA ! And I've been a Strat lover ever since. Man, how differently could it sound: That Shadows tone, Jimi, Rory Gallagher, those Surfer bands and and and.

But the sound you come up with here is undoubtedly the original one, and you do it really proud.

Very, very nice !

Take care,

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Hey Ian,

This really takes me back.

Warm, soothing sounds.

Great chord progression.

Well mixed!! Lovely.

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SHADOWS IT IS!

Very tasty bit.

A pleasant throwback to yesteryear.

well done.

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Hi Ian,

Thanks for the listen - I enjoyed your song and guitar playing.

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Hi, Ian.

As someone else said, nice throwback sound and melody. smile


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Good morning!
What a sweet and memorable tune. You would have done Hank Marvin proud

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Hi Stefan, David, moto, Nigel, dcuny, and CBO (wobbyG) and thank you for your kind comments.
They are much appreciated.
Surprised to find how 60's the BB RT Calypso tracks are. Very useful.
Hoping that more Retro RTs are in Santa's 2022 RT sack.
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That's one weird stereo image.
Nice playing & writing.


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Originally Posted By: rayc
That's one weird stereo image.
Nice playing & writing.


Hi Ray
Thanks for the kind feedback
I've PMd you about the mix.
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Hello Ian
The sound is very well done
Just like you wanted it
Very well done
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Hi Andi
Thank you very much for your kind feedback.
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brilliant ...you are one talented player.
kninavhram would be impressed. of that i'm sure.

superb.
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Lovely song. Guitar tone and playing were excellent. Hank Marvin for sure... Well done


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Originally Posted By: justanoldmuso
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brilliant ...you are one talented player.
kninavhram would be impressed. of that i'm sure.

superb.
om


lol! Thank you. i'm sure I cant even begin to compete with good old Nivram.
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Lovely song. Guitar tone and playing were excellent. Hank Marvin for sure... Well done


Hi Scott
Thank you for your feedback. HBM is a big guitar hero of mine - along with nany others.
If it sounded anything like his style, I'm thrilled.
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Ian,

A very nice piece. Excellent playing, terrific tone.

Nice backing. Good mix.

Enjoyed.

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Outstanding, Ian. You captured the times and mood so well. Shadows are often described with sinister or hidden things --something to avoid, but your Shadows Of Evening are so very inviting.


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Originally Posted By: floyd jane
Ian,

A very nice piece. Excellent playing, terrific tone.

Nice backing. Good mix.

Enjoyed.

fj


Thank you, Floyd. Much appreciated.
I'd like more 60s styled RTs in 2022 and then we could get really retro. Lol
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You have captured the Shadows vibe very well. Well constructed and nicely played. If HBM ran out of ideas, I'm sure he would enjoy playing your tune. Well done.


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