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Date
02/14/2014
File Info
Loop
2.4 MB
2 min 9 sec
Score
4.88 / 5.00

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Rated 4.88 / 5 stars
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Genres:
Electronic - Ambient
Tags:
space
static
creation
mystical

Author Comments

For a good two months I had been trying to pierce the proverbial stone wall that prevented me from doing anything creative. This piece was slowly worked over this two-month period, where I really felt nothing could come out of me. Where my creative juices would normally flow, this thing would take two hours, tops -- but this took much, much longer because of the dryness I was in.

They say that the way to hear the 'sound of creation' today is to hear noise, or more accurately, static. These are said to be traces of the radiation created during the Big Bang.

Ah, creation. When things were much simpler. When matter slowly formed over thousands of years.

So allow me to go back to the basics with this piece. Sometimes, the only way to go forward is to be thoroughly inspired by what happened in the distant past. This piece may not be as awe-inspiring as the forming of the universe, but I hope it inspires, all the same.

Vocals recorded by yours truly. Also, with a few exceptions, I did my best to stay away from soundfonts, and find individual samples instead. I threw in lock, stock and barrel: static, clocks, chimes... I'm just going to let the song itself speak.

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P.S.:

If anyone's curious as to what the vocals actually are, it's a constructed language I started on, say, two years ago, and recently found renewed interest in. Sauveterrané (prounounced the French way, SOVE-ter-ra-NEH). If there's anything I need to give a piece a mystical sort of feel without resorting to an already known language, this does the trick for me. If you're even more curious and you want to know the actual lyrics, I've posted a link.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_G0AV4q3IdbaWlncTZ5bWk5R28/edit?usp=sharing

Reviews


neBSoundsneBSounds

Rated 5 / 5 stars February 18, 2014

man the amount of thought in this is unreal. brilliant work and a beautiful atmosphere. Respect!


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Troisnyx responds:

Thank you, kind sir!


PiskwinchyPiskwinchy

Rated 5 / 5 stars February 18, 2014

Great song for babies. Almost made me fall asleep. :D
Respect!


Troisnyx responds:

Heheheh, wasn't expecting that, but glad you liked it!


KrichotomyKrichotomy

Rated 4.5 / 5 stars February 18, 2014

Wrote your own language? Kids these days have too much free time. Grin. I think you hit the atmosphere spot-on.


Troisnyx responds:

Eeee, thanks! : ) I felt I fumbled, a bit, with the atmosphere, but I did my best.

And Sauveterrané became a pet project of mine because I wanted to express myself in something that didn't sound remotely like English, French or Malay (the three languages I'm fluent in), in the event I couldn't find words in either language.


CalamaistrCalamaistr

Rated 5 / 5 stars February 17, 2014

Breathtaking, ill have to listen to this again soon but write a quick review just to express myself.
Im a sucker for clocks, wich shouldnt come as a suprise as much of my own work revolves around the element of 'time'. I really, REALLY enjoy the much relaxing ticking in this track. Everything is crystal clear and kind on the ears. Tantric.


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AlbertStClareAlbertStClare

Rated 4 / 5 stars February 15, 2014

There is something rather soothing in this, and I find it does very well what you have set out to do. The ticking Clock reminds me a little of the Anistar City BGM from Pokémon X, but I do not think you are likely familiar with it. A solid 4, I would say, which is quite good for a Dry Spell.


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