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Penguin Blues

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Just recovered this elderly little blues of mine and took some time to remaster it. I played all the instruments by myself (Guitars, upright bass, blues harp and finger snipping). It´s a few years old already and unfortunately my guitar compressor was broken during the recording producing a constand´t white noise in the background. I tried to get rid of it with a gate but it did not work very well. But well, a blues has to sound a bit dirty doesn´t it ;)

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I have to say personally, I love every bit of this. from the harmonica and the bass, it all just meshes together so lovely.


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As a fellow double bassist, I really appreciate the live instruments you have here! This is a really cool piece, and you've got some neat things going on.

What I liked:
-The grungy texture is really great, and it captures that old dive bar kind of feel.
-Love the blues harp!
-The overall impression this gives is nice - very cool.

What could have been better:
-While the finger snaps are nice, I would really love to see some percussion in this, but I understand there can be limitations as far as instrumentation goes.
-You really should set this up as a loop instead of fading it out, I could see this working really well for some games.
-I get that this is the blues, but it is a bit repetitive. As a stand alone piece, it needs something else to give it a little more diversity.

This is a really great piece overall! I really like what you did here. I'd love to see you take these elements and craft them further. Take the style and run with it!


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Azhthar
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Listens
1,169
Downloads
45
Votes
8
Score
4.48 / 5.00

Uploaded
Aug 29, 2014
6:49 PM EDT
Genre
Jazz
File Info
Song
2.9 MB
1 min 29 sec
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Please contact me if you would like to use this in a project. We can discuss the details.