Reply to this topicStart new topic
> The Road
post Oct 10 2008, 04:47 PM
Post #1


Group: Members
Posts: 106
Joined: 22-March 08
From: Pittsburgh, PA USA
Member No.: 4.671

Just thought I'd step back into the box for a second..... A counry/rock ballad kind of a jam....
Working more on the mixing end of things as well.

Pulled back on the drums...
Compressed the bass and pulled the volume down a bit.

Doubled up on the rythm tracks - copied to a second set of tracks.
One set with a tube compressor effect
The other with an expander

Of course pan'd everything to their own place in the set, at least that was the intention....
Please critic away.....

The Road

This post has been edited by fused: Oct 10 2008, 04:47 PM

Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
post Oct 11 2008, 02:25 AM
Post #2


Group: Members
Posts: 484
Joined: 25-May 08
From: Southwest USA
Member No.: 5.174

Really nice melody and really nice playing. I wish it had a little more sparkle, especially on the guitar, where you're getting such great tone. The mood of the music works with the picture also, just my kind of thing. cool.gif

"I dreamed a lot when I was younger..
I'm older now but still I hunger
For some understanding.
There's no understanding, now.
Was there ever?

...Joe Puerta (Ambrosia)...

Finally got a YouTube page going.
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
Ivan Milenkovic
post Oct 11 2008, 05:02 PM
Post #3

Group Icon

Group: GMC Instructor
Posts: 25.396
Joined: 20-November 07
From: Belgrade, Serbia
Member No.: 3.341

Nice job man. I would prefer a backing with more clarity and defined high end. Kick is kinda lost in the bass guitars on my speakers. I think the solo guitars tone is not suited for this kind of backing, I would prefer something more smoother, and less drive, possibly withouth the wah as well, and maybe some reverb delay to accent the distance/loneliness/road theme.

- Ivan's Video Chat Lesson Notes HERE
- Check out my GMC Profile and Lessons
- (Please subscribe to my) YouTube Official Channel
- Let's be connected through ! Facebook! :)
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post

Reply to this topicStart new topic
1 User(s) are reading this topic (1 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:


RSS Lo-Fi Version Time is now: 18th October 2018 - 09:00 PM