Easily one of the best submissions this round.
Can't deny it, you haven't ceased to amaze me. I was really impressed by this track and after hearing it more than three times, I have but one thing to say: please, spit in the face of music theory more often... OK I lied, that's not all I have to say. Here comes the review.
What strikes me so much about this song is that it's so atmospheric. The imagery this track provokes is truly extraordinary. I can easily imagine an underwater landscape with all sorts of debris floating around. Not only that, but the detail you put into this track is just out of this world. No matter how many times I listen to this, I always hear some superb ambiance effect going on in the background, or some new sound.
I'm going to be honest with you, you're one of the most talented artists on Newgrounds in my opinion. I hate to put so much praise into a review and no criticism but I simply can't see anything wrong with this. Outstanding work!
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Note: I posted your NGADM Round 1 review because you like reviews so much :P.
It's a good song, I like it!
To me it doesn't sound like a marine themed song, more like a spooky forest if you ask me, but that's just my opinion :D
YAY!! Music theory spitting!
I'm in music theory right now, and my whole class loves to do the opposite of what my teacher is saying. Like my teacher hates the three chord, so we just use that all the time, so music theory spitting is pretttty beast to me.
Anyways! The song is... extremely weird. The overall sound kind of... disturbs me a little bit, which I guess was the point. But... listening to it for a while gave me a headache, and I don't know why, but it's not a good thing. Also, there was no melody apparent, and no harmonization. There was just a multitude of melodies competing, which is not what you want. And the sub bass is kind of like a hearing test. I enjoy the song more than most, but I don't think it's one of the greats on NG. Good work though.
Now off to listen to more of your stuff.
Oh, cool, seeing the score I thought the review was going to be much harsher, but I really like your review, thanks :)
I don't think there really is more than one *melody* (which is the bassline)... and I don't think there's any competition. I tried to make everything sit well and give some space to every instrument.
What's a three chord by the way? Like a diminished chord? How can a music theory teacher hate that, it's such an essential part of music theory. But it's cool that you're using it, I love the sound of it
sooo caaalming... yet guitar sound is disturbing me a bit while it blends verry well...
overall just great song, great usage of sounds meaby a lack of melody, not like i can sing a tune of this song that keeps stuck in my head... wich kinda is what u want in some level.
amazingly relaxing... ill tell you this much... played this right when me n my girl were gonig to bed... both crashed out instantly... very relaxing.. should come out with more like this
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